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Discover somewhere different; from Wilderness Wellness in Cantal, one of France's lesser-known areas in the volcanic region of Auvergne, where you can experience outdoor yoga, walks that will reconnect you with nature, a lake-side spa and stunning surroundings teeming with flora and fauna, to the Jura mountains, where 5-star Jiva Hill Resort offers guests a host of activities and space to enjoy playing and relaxing in an understated stylish setting. 

Find inspiration below and call our friendly team of experts on 023 9283 9310 to book or answer your questions.

The Ecolodge is a restored 300 year old farmhouse

The Ecolodge is a restored 300 year old farmhouse

The characterful rooms at the Ecolodge

The characterful rooms at the Ecolodge

Instants Absolu Ecolodge and spa, Cantal, Auvergne

Set amongst the volcanic natural park of the Auvergne, the Massif de la Pinatelle with its pine forest, lakes and wild rural landscapes is the perfect spot for reconnecting with nature. In its peaceful location, on the edge of a lake, Instants d’Absolu Ecolodge and spa is a 300-year-old 12-bedroom farmhouse that has been lovingly restored and encourages guests to reconnect with nature and their own well-being. With a restaurant facing onto the lake and an outdoor chalet-grill offering an alternative dining experience, facilities also include the exceptionally located spa with hammam, sauna and outdoor hot tub on the shore of the lake as well as Thala-source® treatments; from hydro-therapy treatments to volcanic clay wraps.

We can offer a unique experiential break at the Ecolodge.

  • 4-night Wilderness Wellness itinerary
  • combine the discovery of the local area with an innovative style of yoga, practised outdoors
  • enjoying all that the Ecolodge has to offer including meals and spa treatments.
  • Full-board accommodation 

From £1330 per person for 4 nights full-board accommodation and Wilderness Wellness package, based on two sharing a double room with lake view, and including the spa treatments, yoga sessions and guided walks that form part of the Wilderness Wellness package.

Sound good? Want to know more? Discover the Ecolodge and browse the itinerary.

The grounds at Jiva Hill Resort

The grounds at Jiva Hill Resort

One of the pool areas at the resort.

One of the pool areas at the resort.

Jiva Hill, Monts Jura

The luxury 5* Jiva Hill Resort is an exceptional Relais & Châteaux property nestled in a private estate of 110 acres situated at the foothills of the Jura Mountains, facing Mont Blanc, just 15 minutes away from Geneva International Airport.

The hotel is the ideal starting point to enjoy all the summer activities offered in the region, perfect for children and adults. The Jiva Hill Resort has become a popular family destination, thanks to an activity programme and facilities including swimming pools, spa area and fitness centre, golf course, games rooms, tennis courts, and free bike rental - to name just a few! If that's not enough, The Monts Jura area itself also has an abundance to discover on a summer break.


  • An exceptional property in the heart of the Regional Haut Jura Park
  • Large spa area with an indoor and outdoor pool
  • 2 restaurants
  • Multiple activities within the hotel
  • 15 minutes away from Geneva International Airport

Want to know more about what's on offer? Discover Jiva Hill Resort

Feeling inspired? Have a look at our summer offers, browse our resorts or if you're keen to book one of the holidays mentioned on this page, call our team on 023 9283 9310 or request a quote and we will help you get summer sorted! Don't forget to sign up to our newsletter to get all the latest news and deals for both summer and winter in the French Alps.

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