Beer spa are a unique combination of wellness and beer that offers a range of positive effects on the body and mind. This article is dedicated to lovers of relaxation, experiential travel and especially to those of you who love excellent Czech beer and want to experience a relaxing stay in a unique beer spa in the Pilsen region. We recommend you to take advantage of beer spa with accommodation at the Golden Cow Hotel.
Why should you consider visiting a beer spa? Beer contains many natural ingredients such as vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that can contribute to improving skin condition, strengthening the immune system and relaxing muscles. When bathing in a beer bath, these substances are released and penetrate the skin, providing overall regenerating and relaxing effects.
Beer baths usually consist of several parts, which include bath in beer mixture, massage and relaxation in the relaxation zone. During the bath in the beer mixture, the body is immersed in water enriched with beer ingredients such as hops, yeast and malt. This mixture has a temperature of around 34-38°C, which allows optimal absorption of the active ingredients into the skin. In our beer baths, a beneficial mixture containing the above-mentioned ingredients, sea salt, plus our original unpasteurised unfiltered beer Zlatá kraáva.
The bath in the beer mixture is followed by a massage, which can be performed using various techniques such as classical massage, reflexology or aromatherapy. The massage helps to relieve muscle tension, improve blood circulation and strengthen the regenerative effects of the beer bath. We also offer scrubs and wraps (beer wrap, sea salt scrub, coconut-maca scrub) and lava stones.
An important part of your stay at the beer spa is relaxing in the relaxation zone, where you can enjoy the peaceful atmosphere and indulge in a glass of delicious beer. This time is used to regeneration of body and mind and to consolidate the positive effects of beer baths. We have prepared a relaxation area in close proximity to the beer bath to ensure maximum privacy.
The beer spa is suitable for all adult wellness and beer lovers, regardless of age or health condition. However, it is important to note that beer spas not recommended for pregnant women, people suffering from skin diseases or allergies to beer ingredients. It is recommended to consult a doctor or wellness specialist before visiting a beer spa.
In short, the beer spa is a unique experience for wellness and beer lovers, combining the relaxing and regenerating effects of beer with traditional wellness treatments (sauna, whirlpool, experience shower).
What is a beer bath and how is the beer procedure
Definition and history of beer baths
Beer spa are special wellness treatments that take advantage of the healing effects of beer and its ingredients such as hops, yeast and malt. These spas originated in medieval Europe, where they were considered a miracle cure for various ailments. The historical development of beer baths was influenced by traditional spa cultures and gradually spread around the world.
How beer baths are conducted and what they contain
The beer baths are the main part of the beer baths and are as follows:
Bath preparation: Warm water (34-38°C) is poured into the tub and a mixture of beer ingredients such as hops, yeast and malt is added. At the Golden Cow Beer Hotel, we add our unpasteurized unfiltered beer and sea salt.
Bath: The body is immersed in a bath with a beer mixture and left for 20-30 minutes. During the bath, the active substances from the beer are released and absorbed into the skin. During the bath, you can pump the Golden Cow beer using the tap, which is right next to your beer bath.
Relaxation: The bath is followed by a rest in the relaxation zone.
Beer baths contain the following ingredients:
Hops: It has anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and soothing effects on the skin.
Yeast: They are rich in B vitamins, minerals and amino acids that support skin regeneration and strengthen the immune system.
Slad: It contains antioxidants and enzymes that help detoxify the body and improve blood circulation.
The benefits of a beer bath include improving the skin, strengthening the immune system, relaxing the muscles and overall relaxation.
Different beer treatments and durations
Beer spas offer different types of treatments, which vary depending on the beer ingredients used, massage techniques and duration. Some of the most popular beer treatments include:
Traditional beer baths: Classic treatment with a bath in a beer mixture, massage and relaxation. Duration: 60-90 minutes.
Beer poultices: Application of warm beer compresses on the body to help relax muscles and improve blood circulation. Duration: 30-45 minutes.
Beer massages: Body massage using beer oil or beer cream, which has a regenerating and soothing effect on the skin. Duration: 30-60 minutes.
The duration of different beer baths varies according to the intensity and complexity of the treatment, but generally ranges from 30-90 minutes.
Beneficial effects of beer baths and baths
Health and relaxation benefits of beer baths
Beer baths and baths bring a variety of health and relaxation benefitsthat positively affect the overall well-being of a person. The main benefits include:
Muscle relaxation: Warm water and the active substances from the beer help to relax tense muscles and reduce pain.
Detoxification of the body: Beer baths promote the elimination of toxins from the body and improve blood circulation.
Skin regeneration: The ingredients in beer, such as yeast and hops, have regenerative and anti-inflammatory effects on the skin.
Strengthening the immune system: Vitamins and minerals contained in beer support the immune system and increase the body's resistance.
Stress and anxiety: Beer baths contribute to relaxation and reduce stress and anxiety.
The effects of beer treatments on the body and mind
Beer treatments affect the body and mind in a complex way, bringing a number of psychological benefits. These include:
Mood improvement: Beer baths and baths stimulate the production of endorphins, which improves mood and happiness.
Reducing fatigue: Beer treatments help relieve fatigue and improve sleep quality.
Increased self-esteem: Beer baths and baths can improve the appearance of the skin and thus a person's self-confidence.
Strengthen concentration: Relaxation and stress reduction during beer treatments can improve concentration and mental performance.
Why experts recommend beer baths
Experts recommend beer baths for several reasons, including:
Traditional healing methods: Beer baths are based on traditional healing methods that have been used for centuries to treat various ailments.
Natural ingredients: Beer baths use natural ingredients such as hops, yeast and malt, which are gentle on the body and do not cause side effects.
Disease prevention: Regular visits to beer baths can help prevent certain diseases and improve overall health.
Visiting a beer spa and bath is therefore not only a pleasant experience, but also a way to promote your health and well-being on a physical and mental level.
Beer Spa in the Pilsen Region
Beer Spa Pilsen, Nepomuk
There are many beer spas in the Czech Republic that offer a wide range of treatments and services. Our beer spa can be found in the Pilsen region.
Beer Spa Pilsen: Pilsen can be considered the beer capital of the Czech Republic, as many satisfied Czech beer drinkers and perhaps even more tourists from all over the world who have visited Pilsen will surely confirm. Our beer spa has many things in common with Pilsen, for example the successful gastronomic project Chef restaurant. In Pilsen and Nepomuk you can visit a restaurant with the hallmark "Švejk restaurant". These restaurants focus on traditional Czech cuisine using beef from their own organic farm. The bond with Pilsen is strong, traditional and proven, as customers from Pilsen have been regularly coming to stay in our beer hotel for several years. And how far is Nepomuk from Pilsen? About half an hour by car and you are with us.
Beer spa Nepomuk: Experience beer differently! Our beer hotel Zlatá kráva in Nepomuk offers you more than you expect from a classic hotel. It is the first beer hotel in the Czech Republic with a beer tap in every room. We operate a modern beer spa and comfortable accommodation with an experience right in the brewery. Come to us and you will discover design rooms with a tap right in the room, named after the beers from the Zlatá krav farm brewery.
Vouchers and vouchers to beer spas in the Pilsen Region
Do you want to immerse yourself in a beer spa and taste beer with all your senses? Looking for a great gift for family or friends to experience something original and unusual? Take advantage of our vouchers that will make it easy for you to conveniently purchase our services.
A voucher for a beer spa: you can use vouchers for a beer spa with accommodation and wellness for 1 or 2 nights. We offer Standard, Superior, Deluxe and Family Suite for 4 persons. You can also purchase a voucher Beer bath for 2 persons or voucher Beer spa + tasting menu for 2 persons.
A voucher for a beer spa: a very popular voucher among our customers is the voucher Beer spa for two. Our clients often use this voucher on holidays and days off to enjoy a beer spa for two for a weekend.
All information about vouchers and packages at the beer spa is available at the reception. Don't be shy and contact us!
Services of the beer spa and beer hotel Zlatá kráva
The area, which houses a beer hotel and spa, has gradually developed since 2002, when the Svejk restaurant "U Zeleného stromu" in Nepomuk was opened. Two years later, the reconstruction of the hotel and the ballroom was completed. In 2018, the renovated Golden Cow Brewery opened to the public, located on the premises of a brewery whose history dates back to 1876.
In our beer spa visitors can expect:
Exclusive environment: Since 2020, the original premises of the former malt house and brewery have been used as a beer hotel, beer spa and wellness centre. The beer spa offers an elegant and comfortable environment that guarantees maximum privacy and comfort.
Individual approach: The staff of the beer spa attends to each client individually and tries to meet their needs and wishes.
Wide range of treatments: In addition to the classic beer baths and massages, the beer baths also offer other treatments such as aromatherapy, saunas, whirlpool or cosmetic treatments (peeling, wraps).
High quality products: The original beer baths use only high quality products and ingredients for their treatments, ensuring maximum effectiveness and a pleasant experience.
A visit to the Golden Cow Beer Spa is an ideal way to indulge in exclusive relaxation and care for the body and mind.
Beer spa and accommodation: tips for a whole beer stay
What does a beer spa with accommodation offer?
The beer spa with accommodation offers visitors the opportunity to combine relaxing treatments with comfortable accommodation. Advantages of accommodation in a beer spa include easy access to spa services, the opportunity to spend more time at the spa and enjoy more experiences overall. Services offered by beer spas with accommodation include:
Beer baths and massages
Wellness and relaxation treatments
Restaurant with beer specialties
Šalanda - A stylish space right in the heart of the brewery with a unique view of the brewhouse with a capacity of 30 people. In the summer there is a terrace with a smokehouse with a capacity of 60 seats. The interior of the brewery and a separate lounge can seat up to 90 people and can be used for various corporate events and celebrations.
Pivovarská stodola - Conference hall and wedding barn in one! A space in the style of a renovated old barn with a capacity of up to 60 seats with its own bar, terrace, pond and children's playground. The barn is perfect for weddings, training, conferences, meetings, or any celebration.
Beer hotel: a combination of relaxation and beer consumption
Beer hotel concept is that visitors can consume beer in their room from their own tap during their stay. This type of accommodation is ideal for beer lovers who want to enjoy not only a beer spa, but also taste different types of beer. Benefits of drinking beer in a beer hotel include:
Possibility to taste a wide range of beer specialties
Enjoy beer as part of your relaxation treatments
Make new friends with other beer lovers
Gain a better understanding of beer production and history
What does a typical beer wellness package look like?
Typical beer wellness package includes a combination of beer and relaxation treatments designed to relax the body and mind. Visitors can expect the following services as part of the beer wellness package:
Beer baths: bathing in a bath filled with warm beer and beer ingredients that have a beneficial effect on the skin and the overall regeneration of the body.
Beer massage: massages performed using beer ingredients to help relax muscles and improve blood circulation.
Relaxation treatments: sauna, whirlpool or aromatherapy to complement the beer treatments and provide a total relaxing experience.
Beer tasting: A chance to taste different beers and get information about their production and history.
If you have any questions, we'll be happy to help you plan your entire beer stay so you can enjoy an unforgettable beer and relaxation experience.