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Discover somewhere different; from 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.
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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. Our 4-night 'wilderness wellness' itinerary enables guests to combine the discovery of the local area with an innovative style of yoga, practised outdoors, whilst enjoying all that the Ecolodge has to offer including meals and spa treatments. Discover the Ecolodge.
Jiva Hill, Monts Jura
The Monts Jura area has an abundance to do and discover on a summer break. There is plenty to explore just a few kilometres from the resort of Monts Jura, such Chateau de Voltaire, vineyards, the chance to find out how Gruyère cheese is made, or wander around Yvoire on the shores of Lake Geneva. There's also a number of fun activities in the resort, with via ferratas, e-bikes, treetop adventure courses and paintball. 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 amenities tailored specifically to children and families - facilities such as gourmet and bistro restaurants, bar and lounges, outdoor swimming pool, spa area and fitness centre, golf course, children's playroom and games rooms, tennis courts, and free bike rental - to name just a few! Discover Jiva Hill Resort