Merano has a long-standing tradition as a spa town. The new spa continues this tradition and offers recreation, relaxation and healing. The complex benefits from 25 indoor and outdoor pools, some with healing water, several saunas of all kind, a 5 hectare theme park, an attractive spa and vitality area with many different beauty treatments, a medical spa, fitness centre, hairdresser, shop and bistro. The open architecture with plenty of glass bears the signature of star architect Matteo Thun.