Set against an imposing Alpine backdrop, in the heart of Heidi-land, lies the state-of-the-art wellness centre of Bad Ragaz. Whether you want to address a specific health issue, have a full body MOT, lose weight or simply enjoy the thermal waters, Bad Ragaz is the perfect place for you. Switzerland is home to some of the finest medi-spas in the world and the most cutting edge medical techniques, and the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz is arguably the best of the lot. It’s astonishing the depth of expertise at Bad Ragaz, but not at all surprising, given that they have a team of over 30 top Doctors and specialists, combined with a substantial elite fitness team, some of the best naturopaths and nutritionists, a homeopathic unit and an impressive Chinese medicine unit. There are choices of programmes the length of your arm - Weight Loss, several types of Detoxes, a Sleep Diagnostic clinic, His and Her full medical check ups, Post Natal, Energy Renewal, Anti-ageing and a new programme for the early detection of Diabetes. Famous for it’s ground-breaking initiatives and hard hitting results, Bad Ragaz has always been ahead of its game. They were first off the block with DNA and Gene testing, and they are one of few in the world who offer ‘Rotation Advancement’ or the reverse facelift, a life-changing operation for those suffering with sleep apnea, with the added benefit of giving you a facelift, all done under the watchful eye of Professor Hermann Sailer, the internationally renowned and most experienced expert in facial surgery. Their dentistry team use the newest technology and ceramic or titanium implants, ensuring the perfect smile.
Bad Ragaz consistently invests in leading medical professionals to ensure they maintain their long-standing position as Europe’s top medical resort. Setting another milestone, Bad Ragaz have just opened Clinic Bad Ragaz, a luxurious recuperation wing that offers state-of-the-art facilities and 24 hour medical supervision. The clinic provides all the functions of a hospital with the atmosphere of a five-star hotel. The clinic suites cover 300 metres and have lamps of Murano glass and Swarovski stones, and marble floors throughout.
There is a varied and delicious menu on offer, all supervised by the nutritionists, to tempt even the most fragile of pallets. You can even have your loved one with you as you pursue your journey to recovery. There are 18 rooms which will cater for those recovering from major surgery and those requiring musculoskeletal rehab. They are also due to open a psychosomatic rehab unit in early 2015 to cater for those requiring expertise on mental health issues. You will be spoilt for choice on the food side too; you can adhere to a fully-controlled calorie-counted spa diet, or choose from wonderful, local organic salads and antipasti, or a Michelin-star dining experience.
For more information, read the article detailing why Grand Resort Bad Ragaz was chosen as Tatler's Medical Master 2016.
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The Medical Health Centre offers MRI scans, a multitude of diagnostic tests, Chinese Medicine, radiology, botox and minor cosmetic surgery. There are thermal pools in which to bathe and in the spa you can indulge in a bewilderingly long list of treatments sourced from around the world. Therapies from Thailand, Japan, Nepal, India, and Italy are offered alongside massages from Hawaii and vinotherapy from France. A new two-day Sleep Diagnostics programme has recently been launched.
Spa Treatments at Grand Resort Bad Ragaz
- Choco Therapy Deluxe
- Soglio herbal oil massage - The power of nature
- Sequoia Grand Treatment
- Swiss Mountain Massage
- Traditional Thai Massage
- Thai Head Massage
- Thai Foot Ritual
- Head Shiatsu
- Singing Bowl Massage
- Singing Bowl-Massage with large singing bowls
- Singing bowl treatment Tam Tam Gong
- Oriental Ice Soap Massage
- Abhyanga individual massage
- Aroma massage
- Classical Swedish Massage
- Foot reflex zone massage
- Lymph drainage
- Special Back Treatment
- Connective tissue massage
- Lomi Lomi Nui Massage
- Thermo Stone
- Gold Temptation
- La Praire Pure Gold Radiance Facial
- La Prairie Caviar Firming Facial
- La Prairie Swiss Cellular Anti-Aging Facial
- La Prairie Cellular Hydrating Facial
- La Prairie Cellular Resurfacing Facial
- La Prairie Marine Youth Protection Facial
- Sisley Soin Confort Extrême 60
- Sisley Soin Eclat 60
- Sisley Soin Réparateur 60
- Sisley Soin Hydratant 60
- Sisley Soin Pureté 60
- Sisley Soin Homme 60
- Facial Niance Men Light
- Facial Men Pure
- La Praire Caviar Body Treatment
- Renovateur Lift Fermeté with Pro Lifting
- Carita Renovateur Minceur Corps
- Carita Minceur Corps
- Carita full-body exfoliation
- Body Composition
- 7-point skin fold measurement
- Gait and running analysis
- Stress ECG
- Silence ECG
- Orthomolecular medicine
- Back-check (back-muscle-test)
- Medi mouse (back flexibility test)
- Magglingen trunk strength test
- Physiotherapist Check
- Wingate test
Visitors can enjoy the resort’s Cuisine Équilibrée, a health-conscious menu devised by the executive chef and the resort’s dieticians and doctors. Alternatively, dine in one of the resort’s seven restaurants which include Asian, gastronomic and Mediterranean options.
Gourmet chef Roland Schmid enchants your senses with elegant, authentic dishes that will live on forever in your taste memory. The Äbtestube (17 GaultMillau points) is the culinary flagship of the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz, with a top-class atmosphere to match. Harmoniously balanced and exclusive Domaine de la Romanée-Conti wines are skilfully combined with the selected dishes.
Sophisticated restaurant with 15 GaultMillau points in the Grand Hotel Quellenhof & Spa Suites. International spa cuisine and Cuisine Equilibrée from Executive Chef Renato Wüst, complemented by appealing Japanese offerings from Tadashi Aoki. Magnificent, covered sun terrace, home to the legendary summer barbecues. Also see the business lunch offer. Seating for up to 150 guests.
Take a seat and enjoy the light, authentic Mediterranean cuisine! Whether ravioli or raviolini, spaghetti or spaghettini, penne, taglierini or panzarotti: they have redefined pasta cuisine! And if you were able to browse through the creative menu at this moment, your mouth would surely begin to water. Are you ready for a taste of the Mediterranean? Also enjoy the Cuisine Equilibrée offer.
Asian cuisine enjoys the well-deserved reputation of being among the best in the world. Not only is it light and healthy, it also stands out for its use of fresh ingredients. A veritable cornucopia of fresh, spicy and lemony flavors is unlocked in the preparation of these dishes. As you would expect, the authentic nature of this restaurant (13 GaultMillau points) is reflected not only in its cuisine, but also in its interior decoration and, of course, the Asian personnel.
To match the informal chalet atmosphere in the traditional Zollstube, they spoil you here with popular Swiss specialities and regional delicacies.
Club members, hotel guests and golfers are always welcome in the attractive restaurant (13 GaultMillau points) with its wonderful sun terrace.
During the golf season, from the end of March until the beginning of November, the Golf Restaurant with its inviting sun terrace offers hot meals continuously from 11.30am until 8.00pm. It offers a sophisticated seasonal cuisine that exclusively uses market-fresh, top-class ingredients. Indulge yourself with something from the selection of hot dishes.
The newly built Golf Bistro with its magnificent terrace offers a warm welcome to everyone. The Bistro is open daily from 8.30 to 21.00 between March and November.
La Merenda translates into something like "light meal". This and much more is available in the restaurant at the new Tamina Therme, accessible from both the dry and wet areas.
A richly varied salad buffet, a wide selection of snacks and sandwiches, extra-healthy dishes, tarte flambée and a devilishly-tempting cake buffet make up the seasonally changing menu. You also have the option of designing your own pasta creation at the pasta station. Extensive use is made of high-quality organic and whole-grain products from the local region to ensure a balanced diet.
Grand Resort Bad Ragaz offers plenty of activities that are sure to keep you entertained as well as ensure you can meet all your fitness needs and get to see some of the resort’s stunning surroundings.
A state-of-the-heart fitness centre offers studio work, private training sessions and group classes for those looking to work on their fitness levels, with training programmes such as Kinesis and Galileo also available. If you prefer to get outdoors then there is plenty here for you too with the resort’s outdoor activities including golf, tennis, badminton, skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, horse riding, hiking and biking.
Be sure to make the most out of Bad Ragaz’s beautiful surroundings by checking out the Nordic walking or paying a visit to the Pizol Mountain with its 11 cable which will allow you to get a better feel for the region and appreciate its beauty.
One of Europe's top medical spas as well as a luxurious hotel, you can expect to find a range of excellent facilities to meet all your comfort and wellness needs.
- 36.5º Thermal & Wellbeing Spa
- Tamina Therme (public thermal spa)
- Medical Health Centre featuring departments for:
- Check-up & Diagnostics
- Movement, Sport & Performance
- Rheumatology, Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation
- Nutrition, Workout & Metabolic Optimizing
- Dermatology, Med Skin Care & Plastic Surgery
- Dental Health & Implantology
- Therapy, Fitness & Power
- Gynaecology & Fertility
- Complementary medicine
- Fitness Centres
- 24 hour care service
- 7 Restaurants
- 4 Bars
- Hotel library
- Use of the Mercedes fun cars and use of the Harley Davidson during the summer (excl. fuel costs)
- Golf Courses
- Casino Bad Ragaz
Lying in the foothills of the Swiss Alps, the mountain setting is stunning. A vast sprawling resort with a modern feel, the location inspired the novel ‘Heidi’.
Flying time from London to Zurich, 1hr 40.
Driving time from Zurich Airport, approximately 1 hour and from Altenrhein private airport about 45 minutes.
By train from Zurich to Bad Ragaz, about 1 hour followed by a shuttle from station to the hotel.
- Book early -every programme is tailored individually, and this can take time to arrange.
- Take your swimming costume so you can languish for as much time as your schedule allows at their breath-taking thermal and iced pools - this is worth the visit alone.
- Remember your walking boots; this is Heidi country, so it’s as pretty as a picture.
- Rent one of their bikes, and cycle gently along the river Rhine, or try the more challenging mountainous terrain nearby. Or do both, and opt for one of their electric bikes instead.
- Don’t forget to try the herbal steam bath made with sparkling Swarovski crystals, a world first.
- Take them up on their offer of complimentary limited use of their Porsche or Harley Davidson motorbike during the summer.
- Booking one of their set programmes can be easier to budget for as selected treatments are already included.
Blurring the lines between medical marvel and posh hotel, Grand Resort Bad Ragaz is a mega spa – with the perfect collaboration of clinical direction and all-encompassing indulgence. From sleep diagnostics and state-of-the-art detox’s, to relaxing in their famous 36.5˚ Thermal spa. Bad Ragaz does not disappoint when it comes to looking after your health and wellbeing.