Hotels in Vals-les-Bains

    Vals-les-Bains Details

    The Spa Town of Vals-les-Bains is in the Ardèche region of the Rhone Alps, in South East France. The town was built at the foot of young volcanoes on the left hand bank of the Ardèche River so that it takes advantage of the thermal spa waters. There are over 140 springs here and they have a high content of bicarbonate of soda, which it is claimed is good for digestive ailments, rheumatism and diabetes. Around the town there are scenic walks and cycle rides available. Why not check out the cheap hotels here at The area is easy to get to either by public transport or self drive.In the surrounding area is the Gorge de l'Ardèche Pont D'Arc. This natural limestone arch spans the Ardèche river and is a natural wonder, a site of national interest and a must see. It is best viewed from below. After you have visited the site, why not cross the bridge to the medieval town of Algueze, perched high above the gorge. The weather in the region is warm in the summer and cold and wet in the winter. The language spoken is French although most people are able to converse in English. A good way to sightsee at your own pace is to hire a car from your hotel.