Villa Eden

Merano, Italy

Overview

Nestled in its own temperature micro-climate valley in the picturesque Merano region of the Italian Alps, Villa Eden overlooks apple orchards, vineyards and across to snow-topped mountains. Villa Eden was established in 1982 as Italy’s first ever destination spa. The unique Austrian and Italian architecture combined with the surrounding manicured gardens offers the best place to invest in your health and wellbeing. The onsite medical and therapeutic care and expert team will help you work towards personal goals ensuring that you leave completely revitalised. ** PLEASE NOTE: Villa Eden will be closed from the 9th - 21st December & 13th January - 1st March **

When to go

Merano has a microclimate as it’s located in the most northerly part of the alps. The temperate is generally warm throughout the year and rarely sees snow despite being surrounding by lofty mountain peaks.
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What we love

  • Their own line of luxury spa products and supplements designed to compliment your treatment in the most effect way possible 
  • It’s usually child-free – there may be a few children, but most guests are adults meaning its a tranquil escape 
  • The beautiful scenery of the snowy mountain peaks in the distance combined with the manicured gardens really is beautiful.  


Who should go

  • If you are serious about investing in your health as the team here are some of the best in the wellness world 
  • Solo travellers will like how small and intimate the hotel is – there’s only 29 rooms
  • If you are stressed and need to head somewhere tranquil and calming.  


Programme and Offers

  • 1 x FREE Spa Treatment per person (55 mins, included in a programme, worth 100 Euros, min stay 7 nights)  
  • Discounted Return Transfer from Verona Airport

Discover Villa Eden

Min stay 2 nights, half board, spa treatments
£1,940
2 adults
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Intensive anti-ageing

Min stay 3 nights, half board, spa treatments
£2,829
2 adults
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Metabolic and energy booster

Min stay 7, full board, treatments
£7,101
2 adults
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Remise en forme holiday

Min stay 7 nights, full board, spa treatments
£7,183
2 adults
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Stress management

Min stay 7, full board, treatments
£7,227
2 adults
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Weight loss holiday

Min stay 7 nights, full board, massages
£8,359
2 adults
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Wellness

It is all about YOU at Villa Eden and each programme is personalised for each guest to ensure individual wellness goals are met. The combination of gentle exercise as well as tailored dietary plans and detoxifying treatments mean that you will leave with a positive outlook and glowing complexion. As well as the results-driven health programmes, there is a range of aesthetic treatments available here under the expert guidance of leading aesthetic doctors.

Facilities include indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, infra-red cabin, small gym, hydro massage, steam bath. During the summer months there is an outdoor swimming pool.


Example treatments at Villa Eden
  • Anti-stress massage 
  • Soothing anti-aging facial 
  • Blood analysis 
  • Shiatsu 
  • Reflexology 
  • Lodine body scrub  


Fitness & Activities

Activities available at resort
  • Personal training session 
  • Evening activities 
  • Walking



Activities available at the surrounding area
  • Group excursions into Merano 
  • Group excursions to surrounding vineyards  


Typical Group Classes

  • Morning walk 
  • Yoga  
  • Aqua gym  

Sample Weekly Class Schedule

Please note - Classes are subject to change and seasonal adjustments


Rooms

There are only 29 rooms and suites at Villa Eden ranging from Elegant rooms up to the luxurious suites. Each has been elegantly furnished and make the most of the incredible mountain views. 



Elegant
The Elegant Rooms vary in size (between 35 - 50 sqm) and can accommodate up to 2 people. They have a double bed and desk area. 

Each has an en-suite with a bath or shower, robe, slippers and a hairdryer. 

Facilities include satellite TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, safe, air-conditioning, radio/CD player and healthy mini-bars. 

Prestige
The Prestige Rooms vary in size (between 40 - 56 sqm) and can accommodate up to 2 people. They have a double bed and separate seating area. 

There is an open-plan bathroom with stand alone bathtub. 

There is a large terrace or balcony overlooking Adige Valley.

Each has an en-suite with a bath or shower, robe, slippers and a hairdryer. 

Facilities include satellite TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, safe, air-conditioning, radio/CD player and healthy mini-bars.  

What’s on the menu

Developed under the watchful eye of nutrionist and holistic expert Dr. Emanuele De Nobili, Villa Eden boasts a mainly organic, low GI menu. Food here is cooked in a healthy and light way to guarantee that all the nutrients are well digested. There is a firm focus on regulating the rhythm of your Cortisol levels and avoiding the yo-yo effect of high sugar diets and therefore all meals are personalised to meet the needs of your health plan. There are three tiers of calories offered within the health menus, which you can discuss with the doctor. There is also a more gourmet menu for those not on a specific health programme. Detox guests are given a specific personalised menu. 


Villa Eden Restaurant
Villa Eden Restaurant
All meals are served in one restaurant. Dishes are inspired by tradition and creativity. The cuisine includes moderate use of salt, white meats and ingredients which help restore the acid-alkaline balance and guarantee the right caloric intake.

Location

Villa Eden is close to the Austrian border and nestled in the Merano region of the Alps. Framed by snow topped mountains and twinned with Salzurg, the area has traditional Austian architecture. A short stroll from Villa Eden will take you into the heart of Merano with it’s designer shops and traditional boutiques.

Nearest airport

The transfer time is approximately 1.45 hours from Verona Airport by car. There are plenty of flights to Verona throughout the year. It is approximately 2 hours flight time from London. 
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Families, Children & Infants

Children over 12 years old are welcome at Villa Eden however there are no children’s clubs available. 

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Why Wellbeing Escapes?

Flexible pricing
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Our different pricing and packages allows you to pick the right option for you. Choose from booking on bed & breakfast basis with free spa credits at many of our resorts. Or go for one of our great value packages to pre plan your treatments and activities at discounted prices.
Value Added Benefits & Discounts
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We work hard to negotiate extra value for our clients with our benefits such as free spa credits or room discounts that you are unlikely to find anywhere else. Even from the hotel directly. We can do this because we are the largest and most established specialist wellbeing travel company.
Award winning service
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We have been operating for 12 years and know a thing or two about Wellbeing Holidays. We also take time to listen to what you want and research the best options for your needs. Many of our retreats have been visited by the team too. We will always try our best for you!