Best Saunas in Ottawa

Best Saunas in Ottawa

Discovering The Best Saunas in Ottawa


Calore's Luxury Infrared Saunas, Home Spas and Wellness Therapy Solutions


Luxury Sauna and Cold Plunge Solutions in Ottawa

Calore stands tall as a trailblazer in the realm of premium sauna and contrast therapy products, with a proud Canadian heritage. Our catalog boasts an impressive array, from commercial-grade outdoor saunas to meticulously crafted sauna material kits, heaters, accessories, and steam bath generators. Committed to excellence, we prioritize delivering top-notch sauna, steam bath, and ice bath solutions straight to our esteemed clientele and business partners. With Calore, quality isn't just a promise; it's a cornerstone of our unwavering dedication to providing nothing short of the best.


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Key Takeaways: The Sauna and Nordic Spa Scene in Ottawa

Keep scrolling to the full reviews on our top 3 picks

  • Uppliva Sauna & Steam
  • Nordik Spa-Nautre Chelsea
  • Koena Spa 


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About Calore

At Calore, we firmly believe that everyone deserves to incorporate sauna and cold plunge therapies into their daily lives, which is why we offer an extensive range of premium products to cater to these needs. Whether you're in search of a compact unit for your home or a spacious outdoor sauna, we have the perfect infrared sauna and cold plunge solution waiting for you. Not sure where to start? Our friendly and knowledgeable New Brunswick based team is here to guide you every step of the way, ensuring you find the ideal product to suit your requirements.

Committed to our mission of delivering only premium products, Calore prioritizes unparalleled customer service, with deep knowledge and understanding of sauna design. If you're eager to reap the benefits of a steam shower or sauna, look no further than Calore. Visit us today, and let us help you select the perfect unit to the exact specs you desire.



The Calore Product Offering: Premium Wellness Products


Outdoor Saunas

Immerse yourself in the therapeutic benefits of sauna bathing throughout the seasons with our premium selection of outdoor saunas in Ottawa. Crafted from top-quality clear western red cedar and built to last, our traditional outdoor saunas are designed to withstand the elements and provide years of enjoyment. Choose from a range of sizes and styles to find the perfect fit for your home or business.


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Sauna Accessories

Enhance your sauna experience with our comprehensive range of sauna kit accessories in Ottawa. From cozy benches and efficient heaters to customizable LED sauna lighting options, we offer everything you need to personalize your sauna oasis. Explore our selection of towel racks, shelves, and storage solutions to keep your traditional sauna tidy and organized, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable experience every time.


Sauna Kits 

Calore provides an array of sauna kits in Ottawa, designed for your at home luxury backyard oasis. Our offerings come fully prepped for ease of installation in under 3 hours, covering a variety of expansive designs elements, giving you the option to fully customize your sauna kit.


Cabin Saunas and Cube Saunas

Elevate your wellness routine with Calore's top-of-the-line cabin saunas in Ottawa. Experience the rejuvenating effects of sauna bathing year-round, right in the comfort of your own home. With a variety of styles available, you can select the cabin sauna that best complements your space and lifestyle.


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Why Calore?

    Calore is a leading premium sauna and contrast therapy company based out of New Brunswick, renowned for our premium commercial grade outdoor saunas, sauna kits, cedar barrel saunas and sauna accessories. We pride ourselves on outstanding customer service, and our team is available 24/7 to assist with any questions or concerns you may have.





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    Nordik Spa Ottawa



    Nordik Spa Nature: Nordik Spa Nature, situated in the charming village of Old Chelsea and only a brief 30-minute drive from downtown Ottawa, stands as the premier relaxation destination in the Ottawa region and holds the title of North America's largest spa. Nestled amidst the natural beauty of Gatineau Park, this wellness haven specializes in providing a multi-sensory experience, with a particular focus on thermotherapy. Boasting an extensive array of amenities including 10 outdoor baths, 9 saunas, an infinity pool, a tranquil yoga and meditation sanctuary, an exfoliation room, outdoor massage pavilions, and an extraordinary saltwater floating pool, Nordik Spa Nature offers the ideal environment to revitalize your mind, body, and soul throughout the year.

    Nordik Spa Nature follows the traditional "nordic circuit" with pools to alternate between hot and cold temperatures, interspersed with periods of relaxation, to enhance mental and physical well-being, promote better sleep, and uplift mood. With both silent and social areas scattered throughout the grounds, guests have the option to bask in serene solitude or share cherished moments with loved ones amidst the tranquility of this idyllic setting.

    One of the standout features at Nordik Spa is the Källa saltwater floatation pool, a true gem that stands as only the second of its kind worldwide. Descend underground to discover this extraordinary pool, dug 5 meters into the rock and filled with a whopping 10 tons of Epsom salt in 1,200 cubic feet of water, creating an experience reminiscent of the Dead Sea. Drift effortlessly in the serene waters, perfectly calibrated to match your body's temperature, ensuring you remain in a state of blissful equilibrium throughout your float. While there is an additional charge for the Källa experience, we assure you, it's worth every penny for the unparalleled tranquility it brings.

    For those visiting from out of town or seeking to commemorate a special occasion with a family or friends' getaway, Nordik Spa provides the perfect solution with its exclusive accommodation option, the Nordik Lodge. Nestled just steps away from the spa, this charming lodge boasts a capacity for 10 guests and exudes a blend of rustic charm and modern elegance. Serving as an idyllic home base for a weekend wellness retreat, the Nordik Lodge offers a cozy sanctuary where guests can unwind and recharge amidst the serene surroundings of Old Chelsea.


    Konea Spa



    Koena Spa: Just a brief 5-minute journey from downtown Ottawa, nestled on the Quebec side of the Ottawa River, this sanctuary specializes in the art of slow living and the transformative power of thermotherapy. Immerse yourself in a therapeutic journey as you alternate between hot, cold, and relaxation in a myriad of baths, waterfalls, saunas, hammams, and indoor and outdoor meditation areas. Don't miss the Pa’akai Himalayan Salt Room, a breathtaking space adorned entirely with healing Himalayan salt, offering the therapeutic benefits of halotherapy. At Kōena Spa, every moment is an invitation to unwind, rejuvenate, and embrace the tranquility of the present moment.

    At Kōena Spa, every guest experience is meticulously tailored to cater to diverse preferences, with the spa thoughtfully divided into three distinct zones: the serene quiet zone, the hushed whisper zone, and the lively social zone (where we spent all of our time!). Whether you seek solace in silence or relish in animated conversations with friends, Kōena Spa provides the perfect ambiance to suit your mood. After indulging in relaxation, satisfy your appetite at one of the spa's two onsite restaurants: the inviting Kōena Bistro and the stylish Lounge Onō. The Kōena Bistro has a selection of refreshing cold-pressed juices, nourishing smoothies, wholesome salads, and artisanal sandwiches, along with an array of delectable pastries, cocktails, and small bites. Meanwhile, Lounge Onō (the lounge) beckons with its cozy ambiance, featuring dimly lit fireplaces, plush sofas, expansive windows, and a striking living green wall. Delight in a diverse menu offering everything from mouthwatering sandwiches and burgers to tantalizing starters like parmesan fries, indulgent poutines, local cheese boards, a variety of tartars, and vibrant salads. At Kōena Spa, culinary delights perfectly complement the blissful relaxation, ensuring a truly holistic and unforgettable experience for all guests.


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    Uppliva Sauna & Steam: Nestled within the vibrant neighborhood of Hintonburg, Uppliva Sauna and Steam offers a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. This intimate Nordic-style spa exudes modern coziness, providing the perfect sanctuary for relaxation seekers. The spa's highlight is its sauna and steam circuit, featuring invigorating hot vapors, refreshing cold waterfalls, and a rejuvenating plunge pool, all capped off with a tranquil relaxation area. With a maximum capacity of 15 guests, Uppliva ensures an intimate and personalized experience for all visitors. Enhance your spa journey with one of Uppliva's Wildcrafted spa treatments, meticulously handcrafted onsite using botanicals, natural oils, clays, sea salts, and honey. These treatments, including aromatherapy foot soaks, facial masks, and exfoliating sea salt scrubs, can be self-applied at your leisure during the sauna and steam circuit, elevating your relaxation to new heights. A standout among Uppliva's offerings is their holistic facial, a unique blend of traditional Chinese medicine techniques and organic plant-based skincare aimed at restoring balance, rejuvenating the skin, and promoting overall well-being. With specialized treatments such as massage, jade rolling, facial cupping, and optional acupuncture, tailored to address specific concerns like TMJ issues, Uppliva's holistic facial promises a truly transformative experience, leaving you feeling refreshed, revitalized, and radiant from within.


    Final Thoughts?

    Whether you're seeking a private wellness journey or a social retreat, Ottawa the sauna and spa scene offers a diverse range of options to suit every wellness enthusiast. From traditional sauna rituals to cutting-edge infrared technology, there's no shortage of heat opportunities to unwind, recharge, and rejuvenate in the province. So why not join the waitlist for your next sauna session or book a spa day to experience the health benefits of relaxation firsthand? Your mind, body, and soul will thank you for it.



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