Tucked away in the car free glacier village of Saas Fe, The Wellness Hostel 4000 has come up with a unique concept that brings you spa facilities at affordable rates and a new meaning to hostel life.
The five storeyed youth hostel that opened its doors in September 2014, is situated at 1800 mts in the Canton of Valais and surrounded by majestic mountain peaks.
With the laid back ambience of a Swiss chalet and a modern wellness and fitness spa this hostel is a back packers dream come true.
It boasts of a herbal steam bath and two saunas , hydro massage showers with settings like the ‘summer rain’, ‘freezing fog’, ‘mountain stream’ and ‘waterfall’. A 25 mt indoor swimming pool, whirl pool, children’s pool and a water slide are added attractions along with a well equipped fitness centre and an array of massage programmes to choose from.
The hostel houses 168 beds and the guests can choose from a dorm with upto 6 people for 35 Euros to a private double room for 130 Euros per night.
For the sports enthusiasts, the hostel offers 45 kilometres of pistes and freestyle parks, biking routes, hiking and guided Alpine tours.
With its eco friendly solar heating system and its timber frame The Wellness Hostel 4000 allows everyone to realise their Swiss dream.