Novessentia Medical SPA 5* is located in a medieval town Ghiffa overlooking a beautiful Lake Maggiore in the north of Italy. Since the 1920s Ghiffa is recognized as the capital of wellbeing due to the ideal natural characteristics affording to achieve the right balance between body and mind. Novessentia Medical SPA is a unique combination of wellness, intimacy of a real residence, immersion in nature, extreme privacy and personalized service. The hotel features 25 comfortable yet elegant rooms and 3 apartments, restaurant, spa center and fully equipped medical center located in a separate building. Those who choose to stay at Novessentia have a unique opportunity not only to relax and enjoy magnificent lake and mountain views, but also to get qualified medical assistance by the top ranked Italian doctors: from a total medical check-up using innovative technologies to cosmetic microsurgery. Detox, weight management, digestive and metabolic issues, stress relief, preventive and aesthetic medicine are among the focus areas of Novessentia medical center.
Nutrigenomics plays a decisive role in the hotel’s gastronomic policy whose flagship is a personalized diet for every client tailor-made according to blood type, genetic factors, medical indications and other conditions. Novessentia’s culinary philosophy doesn’t accept meat, milk, dairy products and animal fats and drastically limits the use of vegetable fats. The main purpose of healthy nutrition is detoxification without sacrificing the taste of dishes: it is quality of raw materials that really matters. Chef Emanuele Giorgione together with an authoritative specialist of aesthetic medicine Doctor Carmen Salvatore launched its own line of health food products branded Novessentia Food and available for guests of the hotel.
Finally, Novessentia spa center has a diverse spa menu complimenting medical treatments. The facilities include massage cabinets, pool with hydromassage, showers, sauna, steam bath, Iyashi Dome, caldarium and fitness area. Personal trainer will help you to improve the results creating personalized programme. You can also choose from a wide range of additional activities such as yoga, pilates, Nordic walking and aquagym.