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“A must when in Budapest”

Szechenyi Baths and Pool
Ranked #1 of 129 Spas & Wellness in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The palace-like edifice contains a huge thermal pool where people often play chess while immersed in chest-high, and very hot, water.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Baby buggy parking, Food available for purchase, Activities for older children
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Went in January but the outside pool was 40 degrees , locals sat playing chess , would recommend going early as does get really busy later on in the day , it has a warren of indoor pools inside too

Thank sue5EastYorkshire
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"warm water"
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"locker room"
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Really nice and a lot of pools. They also have spa and sauna. Super nice to enjoy with friends although a bit pricy

Thank Sara_Echeverry
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

The beauty of this spa is killed by huge number od visitors which is understandable as it is placed in one of the most frequent sites for tourists. What surprised me more was poor the hygiene and there was also just one bufet for lunch or coffee where one can sit. At the info desk, you cannot pay by card, if you want to buy something you have to take cash with you.

Thank Zuuuuz
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building and great place for relaxing. It was awesome to visit this place in a rainy day. We enjoyed outside thermal pools.

Thank Michal J
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I was visiting with my friends on sunday and it was so full with people. Every pool was packed full. It is old and it smells bad there. Only pool I liked was the one outside. I have been to better ones in Slovakia and Austria.

Thank TouristGirl00
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