Frequently Asked Questions

No. Dry Salt Therapy is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Any health issues treated by a licensed professional and any questions relating to your symptoms and halotherapy should be directed to your physician.

No. While there are many clinical and scientific studies that have been conducted on dry salt therapy throughout the world, it is not intended to replace any medications or treatments. However, when used as complementary treatment to your current regimen, you may find added relief.

Dry salt, like the kind we use in our caves, is super absorbent and has natural anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. Once you inhale, the salt causes your mucus to thin making it easier to expel the pollutants lodged in your respiratory tract.

Dry Salt Therapy is not new. In fact, it has been researched since 1849. Its popularity has slowly been gaining traction in the United States, and the team at Bella Vita is excited to bring the first experience of its kind to Central Minnesota!

Bella Vita is located on the 700 Block of West Saint Germain Street. In Downtown St. Cloud, Minnesota.

There is metered parking outside of our storefront on St. Germain. The meters are monitored 24 hours a day. We are also a short walk from many of the parking ramps downtown, which are free weeknights after 5pm, and on weekends.

We do take walk-ins, but appointments are encouraged and appreciated so we can plan for your arrival and make sure you don’t experience long wait times.

Salt Cave sessions are 40 minutes for $30.00 for adults and $20 for kids under 14. Punch cards are available (3 sessions for $75, 5 sessions for $115, or 10 sessions for $210). Kid’s punch cards are $100 for 10 sessions. We also have gift certificates available.

Our Dry Salt Therapy Sessions are 40 minutes of relaxation time.

Bella Vita will be open 10am to 5pm Tuesday and Wednesday, and 10am to 7pm Thursday through Saturday.

Your time at Bella Vita is meant for you to relax and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere, while you breathe deeply and begin your healing journey. We recommend you don’t try to read, talk, or walk around. Additionally, electronic devices will not be allowed during your session. This is all in place to not disrupt your experience or the experience of others.

Bella Vita has one cave servicing our Dry Salt Therapy sessions. Bella Vita also offers several immersive classes and workshops. Check both the Services and Classes & Workshops tabs for more information on our Yoga, Meditation, Art, Energy Healing, Informational offerings, and more!

Yes, you can book group sessions! Special rates and packages are available. We’d love to customize your group experience. Bella Vita has partnered with local business to give our private parties an amazing experience.  Please call ahead of time to make sure we can accommodate your appointment. 

EVERYONE! Bella Vita offers an all-inclusive salt cave experience. We welcome people of all ages and stages to feel the benefits of Dry Salt Therapy. Please check our Services and Classes & Workshops tabs for information on other offerings.

When you come to Bella Vita, you should wear loose, comfortable clothing that will allow you to relax. You will remain fully clothed throughout your session. Please wear white socks, as colored socks may stain the salt.

Please leave valuables in your vehicle. We have cubbies to store personal items, but Bella Vita is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

No. Food and beverages are not allowed the cave.

Yes, ​Salt Therapy is a great choice for women who do not want to rely heavily on over-the-counter or prescribed medication for sinusitis, asthma, allergies, and other respiratory illnesses. Pregnant women who have visited salt rooms have experienced relief for their congestion and chronic respiratory problems. Please consult with your physician first. 

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