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Sea and Spas: seaside holidays and relaxation

by /// August 31, 2021
Estimated reading time: 3 minutes



Sea and Spas: sounds good, doesn’t it?
Summer is here and you’re already planning your vacation, maybe to the sea. Whether you are thinking of a weekend getaway with your friends or significant other or a well-deserved family holiday, what about combining sunbathing with a relaxing thermal spa experience?
Here is a list of 5 places #inEmiliaRomagna with beautiful spas near the seaside.

The Riviera Romagnola is well known for its wide golden beaches (over 110 km of coastline), the top-quality facilities of its beach resorts (with dedicated areas for sport activities and children), vast green areas and cycle paths; this is not to mention its Amusement Parks, cities full of art and culture and picturesque hamlets.

For over 2,000 years, Emilia-Romagna’s water has been known for its regenerative and invigorating properties: soak in thermal waters before indulging in luxury spa treatments… for a complete relaxation experience you won’t forget!

  • Riccione | Ph. Paritani
  • Riccione Terme
  • Rimini | Ph. gioghi_13
  • Rimini Terme
  • Cervia | Ph. @lisavit77
  • Terme di Cervia
  • Punta Marina Terme

Take a break from everyday life: try the remise-en-forme package using thermal waters to prepare your body for a good suntan, then go play water sports with your friends, walk along the shore and dive into the sea. Emilia-Romagna’s sandy beaches are also ideal for children.
Choose the perfect location for you and book your seaside holiday in full relaxation mode.


At Riccione Terme you can enjoy the best spa treatments in a green pine forest overlooking the sea, just a few minutes from the popular Viale Ceccarini. The sensorial SPA thermal circuit includes thermal pools at different temperatures with hot tubs, chromotherapy showers, small waterfalls, Kneipp therapy and the Venetian and Pompeian pools. You can also try one of the many beauty treatmentsmassages or wellness packages: just what you need to get your fill of energy, serenity and fitness.

The summer offer also includes the entry to the Perle d’Acqua Park, which boasts a 800 sq.m. outdoor pool filled with thermal water, surrounded by a 3 ha pine forest a stone’s throw from the sea, as well as seven rainbow waterfalls, at different temperatures with the seven colours of wellness, wonderful hot tubs, and one of the longest Kneipp circuits in Europe.


In Rimini, a seaside city with a lovely historical centre, you can have your wellness experience right by the sea.
Riminiterme is a thermal spa on the beach to enjoy from dawn to dusk, responding to the needs of both children and adults.

The wellness centre offers thalassotherapy (the combined effect of sun, iodine and sea water) and also massages and numerous face and body treatments, including mud baths rich in trace elements.

You can also stayovernight so that you can experience Romagna to the fullest, enjoy our local products, go on guided tours around the city or explore our beautiful countryside, play golf or even go to an amusement park.


In Cervia, a seaside town founded around the fishing nets and salt pans with their precious Sweet salt, you can enjoy some good thermal relaxation surrounded by the calm of the sea and the shade of its century-old pine forest.

At Terme di Cervia, a spa with colourful glass and 20th-century Modernist design, you will experience the benefits of the spring water coming from the salt pans and of the muds used in many beauty treatments, such as the salt peeling treatment and the ones using phytomelatonin, Dunaliella salina and glasswort.

If you are travelling with your family, you fill find dedicated areas for children of all ages. You will discover a place where to relax and restore your mind and body surrounded by nature.


At Terme di Punta Marina you can relax and unwind in a typical seaside environment, surrounded by Dante’s beloved pine forest, as you experience the unique benefits of thermal water.

In addition to the two pools with water rich in bromine, iodine and salts and the Finnish sauna, you can also choose from many face and body treatments (including pressotherapy) and massages.

The resort also offers you the chance to stay in rooms overlooking the beach.
Last but not least, from Punta Marina you can easily reach Ravenna, a city as sparkling as its mosaic tiles.


Thermae Oasis, the only thermal spa in the province of Ferrara, is a true oasis of fun and relaxation for families. Surrounded by nature in the heart of the Po Delta Park, here you can take some time for yourself and enjoy some thermal relaxation.

Visit the Wellness Gardens, an outdoor hydrotherapy circuit in a picturesque rocky setting inspired by the ancient Roman baths, where to find your inner harmony immersed in ancient thermal waters.

To make the most of this relaxing experience, try the beauty treatments, such as the brand-new fruit ritual, the mud and peeling treatments, or an emotional massage.


Elisa Mazzini

Social Media Manager for @inEmiliaRomagna and full-time mom.

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