Vladimir Putin’s ‘secret palace’ with beauty salon and casino unveiled by anti-Kremlin team

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A secret Northern Palace allegedly built for Vladimir Putin has been revealed by the anti-Kremlin team working with his enemy Alexei Navalny.

Hidden from curious Russians amid the majestic forests and lakes of Valdai, it features a three-story spa complex with a ‘personal beauty salon’ for the strongman called the ‘temple to his asceticism’.

Two floors are hidden underground, replete with an extreme cold therapy cryo chamber and mud bath in a 75,350-square-foot relaxation facility.

There is also a float bath – “a large bath or capsule filled with very salty water, that is, you lie in it and appear to float on the surface, as if you have no gravity.”

“There is a fully equipped beautician, in addition to a dental office,” the Navalny team claimed.

A secret Northern Palace allegedly built for Vladimir Putin has been revealed by the anti-Kremlin team working with his enemy Alexei Navalny.  The main building of the property is pictured above

A secret Northern Palace allegedly built for Vladimir Putin has been revealed by the anti-Kremlin team working with his enemy Alexei Navalny. The main building of the property is pictured above

Drone footage of the main building in the country affiliated with Yuri Kovalchuk.  'There is a fully equipped beautician, in addition to a dental office,' Navalny's team claimed

Drone footage of the main building in the country affiliated with Yuri Kovalchuk. ‘There is a fully equipped beautician, in addition to a dental office,’ Navalny’s team claimed

Drone footage of the land in Valdai that belongs to Prime, a company affiliated with Yuri Kovalchuk

Drone footage of the land in Valdai that belongs to Prime, a company affiliated with Yuri Kovalchuk

Festive lighting seen in the rented part of the Valdai residence.  Hidden from curious Russians amidst the majestic forest and lakes of Valdai, it features a three-story spa complex with a 'personal beauty salon' for the strongman called the 'temple to his asceticism'

Festive lighting seen in the rented part of the Valdai residence. Hidden from curious Russians amidst the majestic forest and lakes of Valdai, it features a three-story spa complex with a ‘personal beauty salon’ for the strongman called the ‘temple to his asceticism’

Available in the gigantic spa are Lympha massage baths for press procedures, while there is a 25-meter pool surrounded by contrasting whirlpools, as well as saunas and a Turkish bath, and a Thai massage stage.

It is reportedly equipped with 68-year-old Putin’s special massage chair, illuminated by a special infrared lamp.

The spa includes several bedrooms and a 500-square-foot living room, the disclosure claims.

Drone footage of the land in Valdai that officially belongs to Russia.  Navalny's team claims that there are mainly maintenance buildings

Drone footage of the land in Valdai that officially belongs to Russia. Navalny’s team claims that there are mainly maintenance buildings

Drone footage of a huge spa building in the country affiliated with Yuri Kovalchuk

Drone footage of a huge spa building in the country affiliated with Yuri Kovalchuk

Floor plan of the spa building in Valdai residence: bedroom, serving room, food elevator, aquarium maintenance area, lounge

Floor plan of the spa building in Valdai residence: bedroom, serving room, food elevator, aquarium maintenance area, lounge

The sprawling lakefront estate seen in drone footage includes a stable, golf course, mini golf course, VIP restaurant with a movie theater, bowling alley, billiards room and even a mini casino.

The complex has been dubbed Putin’s ‘most secret official dacha’.

The mysterious complex of several large residences is owned in part by the Kremlin and in part through a company called Prime by Putin’s partner, billionaire Yuri Kovalchuk, 69, called his ‘main purse’ and ‘sponsor of palaces’.

“The main building is quite modest by Putin’s standards, but it is very carefully hidden,” said a video taken by the Navalny team.

The main building is a four storey townhouse with balconies, terraces and a main staircase with a fountain.

‘There is a Chinese pavilion on the coast that is a guest house’ and also a church in the luxurious hideaway of the Novgorod region.

The mysterious complex of several large residences is owned in part by the Kremlin and in part through a company called Prime by Putin's employee, billionaire Yuri Kovalchuk, 69

The mysterious complex of several large residences is owned in part by the Kremlin and in part through a company called Prime by Putin’s employee, billionaire Yuri Kovalchuk, 69

Two floors are hidden underground, replete with an extreme cold therapy cryo chamber and mud bath in a 75,350-square-foot relaxation facility.  The main building is pictured above

Two floors are hidden underground, replete with an extreme cold therapy cryo chamber and mud bath in a 75,350-square-foot relaxation facility. The main building is pictured above

Drone footage of a huge spa building in the country affiliated with Yuri Kovalchuk

Drone footage of a huge spa building in the country affiliated with Yuri Kovalchuk

It apparently has a 2,485-square-foot indoor ice rink.

The alleged revelation about the secret palace comes after Navalny’s anti-corruption campaign goes on hunger strike in a grim penal colony.

Russian authorities leaked a video of him in a hospital cell this week, apparently to show that he is not as sick as his aides and family claim.

However, it is not clear when the video was taken.

After seeing him this week, his wife Yulia, 44, said, “After visiting Alexei, I’m even more concerned about him.”

She said, “I’ve never seen skin so tight around anyone’s skull.”

The mysterious complex of several large residences is partly owned by the Kremlin and partly through a company called Prime by Putin's partner, billionaire Yuri Kovalchuk, 69, called his 'main purse' and 'sponsor of palaces'

The mysterious complex of several large residences is partly owned by the Kremlin and partly through a company called Prime by Putin’s partner, billionaire Yuri Kovalchuk, 69, called his ‘main purse’ and ‘sponsor of palaces’

She said he had lost 20 pounds since the start of his hunger strike, due to not being treated by a doctor outside of prison for back and leg problems.

Earlier this month, in a message to his prison governor, she wrote grimly: “If something terrible happens to Alexei, his death will be on you – and on Putin.

“Except Putin will hand it over to you and even hold you guilty.”

Navalny’s London-based assistant Maria Pevchikh said in the video that ‘(Putin) himself, his relatives, children, loved ones, along with relatives and children of these loved ones, are literally inundated with super expensive real estate’.

Previously, Navalny claimed that Putin owned a gigantic £ 1 billion palace on the Black Sea in Gelendzhik – in Russia’s south – with a red velvet pole dance boudoir and a casino.

Another close friend of Putin’s, billionaire Arkady Rotenberg, 69, later claimed it belonged to him.

Navalny has separately accused Putin of using state cash to fund his secret mistresses.

The opposition leader – who has reportedly been poisoned by a chemical nerve agent planted by an FSB attack team – calls Putin the richest man in the world and says he has a “ slush fund ” to cover the expenses of his extended family.

This includes alleged partner Alina Kabaeva, a former gold medal-winning Olympic gymnast, and ex-mistress Svetlana Krivonogikh, who is said to be the mother of his love child, now 18 years old, known as Luiza Rozova.

Before being jailed for what he claims are political reasons, he said, “Putin has – as befits someone who imagines a monarch – a rich and eventful personal life.”

“The needs of our humble president are not at all limited to the Black Sea Palace.”

The Kremlin has disputed Navalny’s claims and denied inappropriateness.