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Les Bains du Couloubret

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Address: 4 Promenade Paul Salette, 09110, Ax-les-Thermes, France
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Relaxing - if you can get in!

We tried to go to the spa on a Saturday night for the last 2 hours... we waited 20 minutes to pay and the line hadn't moved, and there was ANOTHER line to get IN to the spa that... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 January 2017
RHC1224
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Barcelona, Spain

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a day on the slopes relaxing in the baths was a great way to finish the day. The place is clean, facilities up to date and there is a great selection of pools, a sauna and if you are brave enough a Frigidarium. Also you don't have to wear speedos as is often the case in other French pools,... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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69 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

We tried to go to the spa on a Saturday night for the last 2 hours... we waited 20 minutes to pay and the line hadn't moved, and there was ANOTHER line to get IN to the spa that also hadn't moved.. so we left and came back Sunday morning around 11 and it was much calmer and we were... More 

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M_DELEAU, Public Relations Manager at Les Bains du Couloubret, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to contact us and to share your views. During the ski season and especially at weekends , the baths are often very busy late afternoon, early evening despite us having a 250 person capacity. However, at weekends and during school holidays our centre opens at 10 a.m, and as you discovered the morning is... More 

Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We felt awfully treated by the desk lady. Basically there is a "last hr pass" that costs 1/2 the price. We bought the 52€ ticket as she told us it was the special price failing to mention that 18 min later it would have cost 27€. When I realized and asked her if I could change it she said no... More 

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M_DELEAU, Public Relations Manager at Les Bains du Couloubret, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to contact us to air your grievances. We are extremely disappointed at the terrible service you received when you visited our centre. You were not given the correct information concerning prices and in particular our last hour pass offer, nor the periods of validity. It is absolutely unacceptable that the receptionist was rude... More 

Galashiels
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33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

A great place to spend a couple of hours and wash away all your aches and pains. Very clean and modern and value for money (€17 for 2 hours) with numerous spa features including a sulphur steam room that really clears the tubes!

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M_DELEAU, Public Relations Manager at Les Bains du Couloubret, responded to this review

Many thanks for your message, and compliments about your recent visit to our Couloubret spa centre. We are overjoyed that you found the experience good value for money, and that you recognize the many merits of natural thermal sulphur water in easing aches and pains and clearing the tubes ! We can only wish to welcome you back very shortly.... More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We used to own a house in the Languedoc region of France and visited Les Bains on several occasions and at different times of the year. It never failed to disappoint. From relaxing in one of the many hot tubs to immersing in an icy plu.nge pool it was a great experience

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M_DELEAU, Public Relations Manager at Les Bains du Couloubret, responded to this review

We thank you for contacting us and sharing your remarks. We are delighted that your many visits to Les Bains proved to be great experiences , and we can only hope to welcome you back to the Languedoc in the very near future – perhaps for a Winter break when being in the outdoor pools surrounded by snow is a... More 

Saint-Astier, France
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

These hot baths are well worth a visit, they offer good value for money, though I'd recommend bringing your own towel to keep the cost reasonable. Over the two visits I made, I found the pools wonderfully relaxing and varied in temperature and features (though I must say my second visit to the Irlando-romain bath, which was my favourite on... More 

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M_DELEAU, Public Relations Manager at Les Bains du Couloubret, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your message we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Best regards More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

So, was a bit disappointed. For two adults it cost €34 + €10 for towels and I felt a bit cheated. Clearly the building was fairly modern but after a few years use and little maintenance it is looking a bit worse for wear. For example, in the outdoor pools there were inlaid stones missing from underwater walls leaving sharp... More 

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M_DELEAU, Public Relations Manager at Les Bains du Couloubret, responded to this review

We thank you for contacting us and sharing your remarks, though we are deeply concerned that you find the safety unsatisfactory.The baths are indeed modern (they opened in 2009), but because natural sulphur thermal water can damage installations, are closed twice a year for full technical revision. If anything untowards occurs when the baths are open (sharp edges in pools,... More 

Devon
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55 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We spent an afternoon here, lovely warm pool with various sections with different jets to massage you, including overhead and underfoot jets. There was a separate 38 degree pool (bliss) and steam room, cold pools, hammam, an outside pool you can swim through a tunnel to get to. You can also book treatments. As we were staying at the Residence... More 

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M_DELEAU, Public Relations Manager at Les Bains du Couloubret, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to contact us, and are grateful for the remarks about the quality of service received during your stay. Your comments are a reward for the work accomplished by our teams. We look forward to welcoming you back to our Spa Center or any one of our thermal water establishments in the near future.... More 

San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

The baths feature lukewarm pools, including ones outdoors, which are fine for awhile. However, even the "caldarium" -- hot tub -- had water that was only warm, not hot nor soothing and was very small. The top floor sauna, which is also small, was the only place with heat.

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Argeliers, France
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25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Really neat facility: a very attractive (WARM) main pool and main level suitable for everyone including families with children. Kids liked testing out the jets, different shower heads etc. in the main pool, along with the cold room, steam room etc etc... On the top floor is restricted to over 16 years. We also reserved treatments / massages and enjoyed... More 

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M_DELEAU, Public Relations Manager at Les Bains du Couloubret, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to contact us, and are grateful for the remarks about the quality of service received during your stay. Your comments are a reward for the work accomplished by our teams. We look forward to welcoming you back to any one of our thermal water establishments in the near future. Best regards. More 

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