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Szechenyi Baths and Pool

Allatkerti korut 9-11., Budapest 1146, Hungary
+36 1 363 3210
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US$ 36.47*
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Szechenyi Spa Visit with Hotel Pickup
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US$ 22.35*
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Private Entrance to Széchenyi Spa in Budapest with Optional Massage
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US$ 78.83*
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Szechenyi Bath Entry with Gourmet Dinner at Gundel Restaurant
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The palace-like edifice contains a huge thermal pool where people often play chess while immersed in chest-high, and very hot, water.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“flip flops” (768 reviews)
“playing chess” (107 reviews)
“outdoor pool” (416 reviews)
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Allatkerti korut 9-11., Budapest 1146, Hungary
+36 1 363 3210
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After some busy days sightseeing Budapest, we all loved spending some hours at the Spa resort. Although the place was very crowded, cooling off in the pools and watching the crowd was relaxing.

Thank Annemie W
Reviewed yesterday

We went to the bathes the first morning we were in Budapest as part of jet lag recovery. First visit to Hungary so we were unsure of exactly what we would find and how things would work. It was wonderful! The day was brutally hot,...More

Thank dicksond
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was told to make the most of this place that you should get up early, it was very sound advice indeed! We got here around 8-8:30am and it was not busy at all. However, when we left it was very busy! The water in the...More

Thank RoKi2537
Reviewed yesterday

Loved this place, although vast amount of people here it did not feel over crowded and there was more than ample room for everyone

Thank Sheefra
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As a matter of fact you can only get daily tickets and since a ticket is quit expensive plan to stay at least 3-4 hours. The hot water is really amazing and the building is beautiful. If you want to go swimming in the cold...More

Thank Gandi D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Outside pools were great, but don't expect much from the pools and saunas inside. The quality of food (cold snacks) in the main cafeteria was really bad. Overall, nice experience and could have spent there even more than half a day.

Thank Johanna P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Some lovely old baths. It's a nice place to spend a few hours and soak. Was quite busy so no loungers left outside by midday.

Thank Katski12
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had a good idea what to expect so I found the whole experience to be really fun. I loved the outdoor baths. Even being prepared though, the lock room experience is kind of overwhelming. If I went back, I would not even go down...More

Thank Katherine W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The booking process was easy online (for an additional €1), though it would've been just as easy at the desk. Upon arrival, my husband and I were given wristbands that supposedly acted as locker keys. Turns out, a staff member must lock and unlock everyone's...More

Thank Alina C
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the highlight of my stay in Budapest. The whole experience was so therapeutic. It is really relaxing for mind, body and soul.

Thank ffvachha
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Dorothy M
18 July 2017|
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Response from Victoria O | Reviewed this property |
I don't think will be colder ..high temperatures in the water ..but if you need to swap pools would be cold walking ..crowded not really this is a low season ..but it will be nice to have a nice pic under the fountains and... More
3 July 2017|
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Response from Bobbiedi | Reviewed this property |
Go early in the morning so you'll be able to get a lounge chair on the outside pool
Maham H
13 June 2017|
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Response from Sean B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as I took my own. Maybe buy one in Budapest as it may be cheaper?