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Address: | On the beach, near Sv. Konstantin and Sv. Elena Monastery, Saints Constantine and Helena, Bulgaria

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Closed for refurb until 2017

Sept 2016, went there as had been on many previous trips to Varna. Discovered the whole area covered in hoardings and life guard told me reopens 2017. Save yourself a journey till... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 September 2016
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Sept 2016, went there as had been on many previous trips to Varna. Discovered the whole area covered in hoardings and life guard told me reopens 2017. Save yourself a journey till then.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Аmazing place with mineral water and views of the sea latitudes.Romantic meeting place especially at night when you see the stars and the moon's reflection . I recommend it to you from the heart.Visit:)

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Thank mariangelova
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

Now the swimmimg pool is destroyed.A stupid hotel is in construction,and I am looking desperately for a swimming pool outside,near the sea.it was heaven on earth,and stupid bulgarians destroyed it. Now there is nothing to sea or to do in Constantin et Elena resort.Nothing! Hope that hotel will be closed by lack of stupid tourists.

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

Dirty, falling down and smelly but the water was so nice and warm and we had so much fun and felt amazing afterwards so i really cant complain!

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Satu Mare, Romania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

The only saving grace is that due to the fact you can spend all day there for the admission price of 10 leva per person it would NOT be a bargain. Lounge chairs & umbrellas are paid for separately once inside. There are only three hot water spouts inconveniently right next to each other, a large one in the middle... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

The water is re-filled fresh every day with naturally hot water. Facilities (including changing rooms) seem to be unchanged since communist times which makes for a fun, different experience - but in January it is damned cold out of the water! We spent at least an hour in the water trying to work up the courage to get out!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

I've been there a few times, and I've enjoyed it greatly. But it is smelly, it is full of Germans and it is cold-war Soviet quality! It reminded me quite a lot of the swimming baths I used to go to in London when I was at school - they were from the '50s. It's like a Soviet immersion experience,... More 

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Peterborough, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2014

We've been to this facility before, we love it, a very relaxing afternoon, water temperature was just right, would love to try it in January!

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2014

You can smell the pool before you see it. When you do see it the slightly yellow cloudy water added to the smell could be off-putting but open your mind and and relax. The water is beautifully warm and leaves your skin really soft afterwards. We did baulk a bit at the price which, by Bulgarian standards does seem a... More 

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Kendal
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

An interesting experience but overpriced. The water cures all known diseases according to the advertisements, including some that are unknown to science.

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