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Szechenyi Baths and Pool

Allatkerti korut 9-11., Budapest 1146, Hungary
+36 1 363 3210
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USD 36.82*
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Szechenyi Spa Visit with Hotel Pickup
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USD 22.57*
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Private Entrance to Széchenyi Spa in Budapest with Optional Massage
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USD 79.57*
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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

Labelled as Europe's largest outdoor spa it is certainly big although has more of a lido feel than more traditional-type spa's. It also has a somewhat Eastern European feel to it, whether that be the dated decor, the very dated changing room or just the...More

Thank KevL69
Reviewed yesterday

We are happy we went but the location is a total dump. Directly across from this oldest Roman bath house (at least in the area, if not in the world) is the worlds creepiest circus. All around the building is dirt and rocks and trash....More

Thank Taylor H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The baths are an amazing place to visit! Very efficient process getting tickets and getting in, with many baths of varying temperatures to choose from. Would highly recommend!

Thank Jeevan S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went in the afternoon, after 5 pm and took a ticket with cabin and one with locker. So we shared the cabin, but we had no idea how to get to the cabin, when we asked we were or ignored or they would just...More

Thank Rutger V
Reviewed yesterday

what an experience. You can't go buda without seeing this place. was the highlight if the trip I would 100% go back. It was just under £12 but so worth it.

Thank Arjun S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing Place, lotsa fun, must visit The outdoor pools are more fun. the indoor steam rooms are great combination. The indoor thermal pools, most of em were quite dirty so we avoided gradually. This needs attention from the management for frequent cleaning throughout the day...More

Thank AnkurModi26
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great mixture of hot and cooler bathing spring pools. Busy but enjoyable. Lovely old fashioned architecture. One not to miss whilst in Budapest

Thank Benjamin W
Reviewed 2 days ago

I don't know if I'm correct, but the impression we got was that you could only spend two hours here without incurring further charges. That being said we did enjoy our time here apart from the lack of signs that we could understand, the place...More

Thank Paul-the-Mason
Reviewed 2 days ago

Good selection of thermal baths (both indoor and outdoor) and well laid out. Quite busy though and not enough sun loungers.

Thank Becky G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice to visit for travellers as local we go there almost every summer at least obce its abit expensive but if you are not short in budget its cool to give it a try specially after rough party night

Thank chris l
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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
4 July 2017|
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Response from aichinka | Reviewed this property |
I think it is more of a choice of the day of the week - if you go on SAT or SUN, the line will be worse.
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?