What makes this model stand out from our competitors, are the incredible features and fixtures.
The Ella Petite is constructed from the highest grade of white acrylic, with an easy to clean gloss finish that is reinforced with fiberglass. The acrylic shell is supported by a rust proof stainless steel frame for durability and multiple adjustable leveling legs for easier installation and stronger support.
In addition, this model has an adjustable threshold height option for easier access when entering and exiting the tub. The supporting frame raised on adjustable frame legs allows the drain pipe to be installed above the floor for easier drain connection to the existing house drain. You can also lower the threshold with leveling legs when access to the crawl spaces or basements are available and drains can be recessed below the floor level. Please refer to specific model manuals for more details, talk to our customer support specialists, your contractor or Ella’s Bubbles authorized reseller.
The Petite also features a removable stainless steel door with frosted tempered glass. The stainless steel door adds a modern and sleek look to the tub. With its detachable feature, hard to reach places have never been easier to access and clean.
Furthermore, this model also features a 4-fold shower screen door. This Euro-style screen gives an airy open feeling with the option to push the screen aside quickly and easily. The sturdy construction of 1/8” thick lightweight glass secured in anodized aluminum frames enables smooth door operation with equipped high quality geared hinges strong enough to endure rigorous daily use.
The Petite model has the option to come with a complete shower kit. This modern and beautiful complete shower kit features a chrome column that holds a large overhead rain shower, as well as an adjustable slider that allows you to select the best height to place the handheld showerhead unit. We found a simple solution for you to upgrade your existing shower system, without having to go through a full bathroom renovation. This shower kit replaces the need for a wall-mounted showerhead, allowing you to have a dual shower system that includes a luxurious overhead rain shower and a powerful handheld showerhead. Please note, the 2 showerheads cannot spray simultaneously and for added safety, the shower rail is anchored to the wall with screws. Immerse yourself in a truly relaxing shower experience and enjoy the modern style of this beautifully designed shower column. Check out our shower column video here.
The Petite also includes one reversible end panel for a left or right corner installation and one extension panel kit for 60” alcove installations. Additionally, the Petite has two removable access panels and one bottom access panel if needed. All Ella’s Bubbles walk-in tubs have a limited lifetime warranty for the shell, door and the frame which can be found in the “Downloads” section of the product page or at the end of the manual. Lastly, you can view all available package options for the Petite under the “Packages” tab below.
These images feature our 4×8 Subway White Gloss Cultured Marble Shower Wall Surround. Available in 4, 6, or 8 shower panel pieces.
In addition to our beautiful custom stainless steel removable door, our walk-in tubs are equipped with the industry best Ella Dual Drain Technology. This gravity driven dual 2” four-port drain provides fast and efficient draining and reliable and fast exit from the tub. The tub will drain in approximately 80 to 120 seconds depending on water volume, bather’s body size, and house drain conditions. To read more about dual drain technology, click here.
Ella acrylic walk-in tubs are available in multiple package options which can be seen under the “Optional Features” tab. These options include the following: Air Massage, Hydro Massage, Microbubble Therapy, and the brand new Hydro + Hydro Independent foot massage. All packages also come with an LED chromatherapy light. Experience an unmatched, all natural bathing experience proven to exfoliate and hydrate your skin with our rejuvenating jetting options.
Jetting & Therapy Options
- Hydro + Hydro Independent Foot Massage + LED Chromatherapy Light
- Dual Jetting (Air + Hydro) + LED Chromatherapy Light
- Dual Jetting (Air + Hydro) + Microbubble + LED Chromatherapy Light
- Hydro Massage (No LED Chromatherapy Light)
- Hydro Massage + Microbubble + LED Chromatherapy Light
- Microbubble Therapy (No LED Chromatherapy Light Included)
- Soaking Option Only
Hydro + Hydro Independent Foot Massage
What makes this tub truly unique is the hydro massage system with an additional hydro foot massage option. Enjoy a full body hydro massage, or just have a foot massage by quickly filling the foot well using the 4 strategically placed independent jets. These jets target both of your feet giving you a rejuvenating spa like experience. A hydro intensity dial is also included to allow you to adjust the strength of the water stream by adding more or less air into the hydro system. No need to fill the whole tub, the foot well fills in just a couple of minutes!
You can view all available options for the Petite below under “Optional Features” below.
The hydro massage system includes a hydro pump with an in-line water heater, ecofriendly ozone sterilization, hydro massage intensity dial control, strategically positioned hydro jet system for targeted and effective massaging, and an on/off push control. There is also digital controller option available with the dual massage (air and hydro) package, however the on/off push controls are the most popular choice considering the ease of use. The push controls are designed to rise above the deck for easier push to touch for easy on/off action. Smaller digital controller maybe harder to see and operate by the elderly, however that is a great option for people with specific design requirements.
The hydro massage intensity dial control allows you to adjust the strength of the water stream by adding more or less air into the hydro system. The in-line water heater and ozone sterilization automatically engage when the hydro massage push control is pressed down when turning on your jets.
The Ella Petite has fourteen (14) strategically placed hydro jets in order to deliver optimal therapeutic relief while you bathe. Ten (10) upper seat area fixed flat design jets work to provide relief to your back, hips and thighs. While the four (4) lower area adjustable jets massage your feet and your calves. The specially designed and placed foot area 2 hydro jets are moved all the way down to the floor allowing the bather to be in relaxed position for maximum foot massage enjoyment. Feel free to compare the jetting in our competitor tubs and you will find out that this is another exclusive feature and unique feature available only in Ella’s Bubbles walk in tubs.
The ozone sterilization helps to keep your tub cleaner and clear of bacteria build-up. The in-line water heater helps to maintain the bathing temperature at constant level; however, it does not guarantee your hot water level in the water tank. It is suggested to upgrade to the largest available 75-gallon water heater to assure enough hot water. Please consult with your contractor to assure enough hot water for your walk-in tub.
The air massage system includes an air pump with a 3-speed variable push control and strategically positioned air jet system for optimal therapeutic relief. A digital controller option is also available with dual massage (air and hydro) package however the on/off push controls are the most popular choice considering the ease of use. The push controls have a raised design for easy push on/off action. Smaller digital controller may be harder to see and operate by elderly however that is a great option for people with specific design requirements.
The Ella Petite has ten (10) air jets strategically placed in order to deliver optimal therapeutic relief while you bathe. These jets are designed flush with the acrylic shell in order to ensure maximum comfort.
The air massage system also includes the auto-purge feature. This feature engages automatically 20 minutes after the pump has been turned off to purge water out of the air jet lines. The auto-purge will engage automatically and run for 120 seconds to ensure your system is clear and free of moisture and excess water helping to prevent the mildew build up.
Ella Infusion™ MicroBubble Therapy consists of a single microbubble jet connected to a hydro pump and microbubble tank system. The high-pressure hydro pump along with the microbubble tank brakes down the water molecules into billions of tiny bubbles which are then sent out through the single jet, filling your walk-in tub with billions of tiny bubbles, providing you with an unequivocal moisturizing and exfoliating therapeutic experience. These bubbles moisturize and exfoliate your skin while you bathe.
Infusion™ MicroBubble Therapy is a calming experience that offers many added benefits to your bathing experience. It is a process of infusing the pressurized water with billions of micro sized, oxygen rich bubbles. These bubbles whirl around your body to help you rest and unwind. The stimulation of the epidermal layer of your skin can also promote restfulness and the release of muscle tension. Feel your muscles release built up tension as billions of tiny bubbles burst to help clean, exfoliate and hydrate your skin.
The 2-Piece fast-fill faucet has two (2) pieces: a mounted faucet and a pull out multi-functional hand shower. The lever to control the temperature of the water is included on the mounted faucet, as well as a button that can divert the water flow between the mounted faucet and hand shower. The 2-Piece faucet has a fill rate of 16 GPM (gallons per minute), based on plumbing conditions. Available in Chrome or Brushed Nickel.
The 5-Piece fast-fill faucet has five (5) pieces: two temperature levers, a diverter lever, a mounted faucet and a pull out multi-functional hand shower. To control the temperature of the water, use the hot or cold lever. The third lever can divert the water between the mounted faucet and hand shower. The 5-Piece faucet has a fill rate of 18 GPM (gallons per minute), based on plumbing conditions.
The 5 Piece Faucet Set includes a deck mounted thermostatic control valve, spout, pull-out hand shower, spout diverter, and pull-out shower diverter. The defining feature is the Deck Mounted Thermostatic Control Valve, which has an anti-scald feature that keeps the water at a consistent temperature and prevents water from suddenly shifting to unsafe temperature levels. Fill time with this faucet is 7-8 gallons per minute based on your home plumbing conditions.
The Huntington Brass 5 Piece Fast Fill Faucet Set includes a spout, pull-out hand shower, hot and cold on/off levers, and a diverter. This fast fill-faucet has a fill rate up to 18 gallons per minute based on your home plumbing conditions. The ¾” supply lines offer a higher rate of water flow compared to standard ½” lines. Available in Chrome, Antique Bronze, and in Satin Nickel.
The Jandon Retro 5 Piece Faucet Set includes a spout, pull-out hand shower, hot and cold on/off levers, and a diverter. The ½” supply lines allow for a fill rate of 12-16 gallons per minute based on your home plumbing conditions.
1. Controller Options
We offer two control options: Push Control or Digital Control. Our Push Controls are easy-to-use push down buttons that will operate your chosen jetting and any additional features.
The digital control is our more modern option, giving you a digital keypad from which to control your jets and additional features such as Chromatherapy LEDs and heated seat & backrest. Since the Digital Control is smaller, it may be more difficult for elderly to see and operate.
Available on all Ella walk-in tubs, the Heated Backrest & Seat system helps keep you comfortable and warm while your tub fills. Operated by an on/off Push Control or Digital Control, the heated backrest and seat is activated in minutes, keeping users cozy and relaxed from the moment they enter the tub.
LED Chromatherapy features multicolor LED lights that are controlled with an on/off Push Control or Digital Control. The LED light cycles through various colors and illuminates the entire water to create a relaxing and harmonious experience. Since 1876, people have used light waves to rid the mind and body of ailments, commonly referred to as Chromatherapy. It is believed that each color has a different healing property.
Note: LED Chromatherapy is included in bathtubs that include a combination of at least two (2) jetting systems/therapies.
The Standard Seat Pillow Riser is designed to cover the bidet jets found in your Ella walk-in bathtub. This luxuriously thick pillow is incredibly comfortable and can be used as a riser or additional seat support in all walk in bathtubs. The interior material is washable and can be removed.
Our dual massage walk-in tubs have two air jets in the center of the seat. The U shape pillow is designed to accommodate these two bidet jets. If you want to cover bidet jets, you can utilize the regular seat pillow. This luxuriously thick pillow is incredibly comfortable and can be used as riser or additional seat support in all walk in bathtubs. The interior material is washable and can be removed.
Increase your comfort with the Ella Walk-In Bathtub Headrest. The headrest can be mounted on the wall or on the deck using attached suction cups.
The Ella brand 4-fold shower screen is the best option in the industry for walk-in tubs because of the foldable feature that’s not offered with a standard shower glass or curtains. This gives bathers an airy, open feeling with the option to easily push the screen aside. The lightweight glass, secured in an aluminum frame with quality gear hinges, is sturdy enough to endure rigorous daily use. Additionally, one of the 4-fold sections can be removed to create a 3-fold shower screen.
The Shower Column Kit connects to a diverter on an Ella brand 2 or 5 piece deck mounted faucet in order to create an extended overhead shower. The stainless steel, chrome finish column can be effortlessly adjusted up to 7 feet tall. Along the column is a vertically movable, 5 mode multi-functional hand shower, and attached at the top is an oversize rain shower that can be directed with ease to the seat for a seated shower or footwell for a stand up shower. This shower column kit replaces the need for a wall-mounted showerhead.
Lifetime limited* warranty on shell, frame, door and parts to original purchaser.
Labor or installation is not covered.
Thermostatic control valve faucet is covered for 1 year due to water quality variations.
Non-Ella brand faucets covered under manufacturers original warranty.
See Downloads for warranty certificate. Ask your sales agent to add the warranty changes to the invoice at the time of purchase.
Enjoy a full body hydro massage with Ella’s innovative jetting design, or just have a foot massage by quickly filling the foot well and using the 4 independent jets dedicated for foot massage. No need to fill the whole tub, the foot well fills in just a couple of minutes!
4 Foot Jets In Hydro + Hydro Option Shown Here
The Video Below Showcases the Air + Hydro Dual Therapeutic Massage Option
The best fast drain in industry – no power required! Ella gravity driven 2″ dual drain technology with independently operated 2 openers, 2 overflows for fast and reliable drainage and exit out of the walk-in tub. This drain can be connected to 4 x two inch outlets vs. one 1 1/2″ standard bathtub drain. See details in product page downloads or click here.
One of the best features we added to this line of walk-in tubs is our patented 360° swivel tray. Whether it be a beverage or a book, you no longer have to worry about where to put the items that aid in your relaxation. This unique swivel tray adds a touch of additional convenience to complete any bath. This is available for the Elite, Royal, Petite, and the Ultimate models.