Authentique Voyage

A holiday within a holiday, a wellness area dedicated to an Indian.
Hotel & Spa in Haute Savoie


to the "Authentique Voyage" spa centre
of the Macchi hotel in Châtel.

Escape to India to discover the universe of Indian massages and Ayruveda treatments, all provided by our Indian masseurs. Whether for relaxation, fitness or muscle pain relief, we recommend discovering the benefits of our Ayurvedic massages.

L’Authentique voyage : an original concept …
Come to Chatel to make the most of our wellness area, dedicated to India. An innovative concept in which you will discover our Ayurvedic massages and can receive personalised advice, adapted to your needs. As soon as you arrive, an entire journey awaits to welcome you to a place of peace, serenity & exception, where East and West come together: an interior decoration imported from India, a personalised welcome, two treatment rooms, a relaxation area with tea-tasting, infusions, sweets and fresh fruit, a shop and a shower area with a changing room, for your comfort.

Ayurveda in a few words…

Ayurveda is an ancestral global health method which originates from India. For the 3000 years this practice has been used and continues to be used today.

Hotel Macchi wellness team

WHO COME from India, perfectly master the techniques of relaxation and well-being. After the creating of the SPA Authentic voyage in 2008, Mr and Mrs Macchi wished to work with therapists specialising in Ayurveda.

A family friend, passionate about india, decided to interview hundreds of Indian therapists, all having graduated in Ayurveda, and selected Mr Jose. He came to work at Hotel Macchi in France and 2 years later, his wife who also graduated from Ayurveda, joined him.

À savoir

  • Eviter de manger une heure avant le massage
  • contre-indications, sauf avis médical : maladie grave, intervention chirurgicale récente, problème cardiaque, phlébite, inflammation…
  • Dans le cas de la femme enceinte, un massage ayurvédique est proposé à partir du 3ème mois de grossesse.
  • Les soins ayurvédiques proposés visent au bien-être, à l’harmonie et à la détente du corps & de l’esprit.
  • Ils ne peuvent en aucun cas remplacer des massages médicaux ou un suivi médical

Relaxation area

For hotel customers only

The Pool

The 12-metre pool is surrounded by a beautiful wooden structure and is bathed in light, with large glass walls that provide a view of the outdoors.

Temperature : 28°C

The Jacuzzi

The new jacuzzi at Hotel Macchi is spacious, comfortable and relaxing. It's the perfect place to recharge your batteries throughout your stay.

Temperature : 36 °C
Maximum capacity : 8

The Steam Room

The steam room is the perfect place to cleanse your body... and enjoy a moment of pure pleasure.

When you've tried every other relaxation method to no avail, it’s time to give the steam from a shot . If you want to relieve tense muscles and release harmful toxins from your body, step into a steam bath during your stay at Hotel Macchi.

The benefits of the steam room
A genuine form of therapy...

The steam room is the perfect place to recharge your batteries and gain a sense of well-being:

  • Regenerative properties
  • Stress relief
  • Release of toxins
  • Strength and vitality

The Sauna

The Hotel Macchi's sauna is a unique place, where you can relax in warmth and light. Listed below are some of the benefits of the sauna:

  • Calming of the nerves(…).
  • Relief of stress
  • Elimination of fatigue
  • Promotion of more flexibility in muscles and elimination of muscle tension.

The Fitness Center

Keep in shape at Hotel Macchi thanks to our fitness center, which incudes a treadmill, elliptical and exercise bikes, weights from 1 to 10kg, elastic resistance bands, and a gym ladder.
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Contact information

94 Chemin de l'Etringa
74390 Châtel

+33(0)4 50 73 24 12

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