EuropeSpa has certified nine new hotels in the first three quarters of this year in Spain, the Czech Republic, Turkey and Croatia. The certificates awarded encompass the EuropeSpa med, EuropeSpa wellness hotel and EuropeSpa hotel spa standards. Given the already scheduled certifications in the 4th quarter, EuropeSpa management expects a new certifications record for this year – underlining the significance of the official ESPA quality certificates in Europe. Termas de Cuntis, the largest thermal bath in Galicia, and its two adjacent 4-star hotels La Virgen and Castro do Balneario, were awarded with the EuropeSpa med certificate. The romantic health and wellness hotel Aura Palace is the first provider in the famous health resort Carlsbad to receive the EuropeSpa med certificate. The elegant 4-star-superior Dvořák Spa Hotel, located right in the centre of Carlsbad, is the first hotel belonging to the Vienna International hotel group to receive the EuropeSpa med certificate. The five star hotel NG Afyon, located in the city of the same name, is the second hotel only to be awarded with the extensive EuropeSpa wellness hotel certificate. At the Turkish Riviera, the 5-star Sense De Luxe Hotel received the EuropeSpa hotel spa certificate. The extravagant wellness oasis Papillon Zeugma in Turkey has also been awarded with the EuropeSpa hotel spa certificate. On the Croatian island of Lošinj, also known as the Island of Vitality, another two hotels of the group Lošinj Hotels & Villas, the 4-star Wellness Hotel Aurora and the 5-star Hotel Bellevue, were awarded with the EuropeSpa hotel spa certificate. For more information about the hotels and certifications, please visit www.europespa.eu.