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Address: Keszthely 8360, Hungary
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Yes a beach on a lake.

Really fun and quiet quiet. We went on a Saturday and it was packed, but the Hungarian families are respectful and seem to be able to 'party' without making too much noise. A... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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Dublin, Ireland
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69 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

We liked this strand because it covers a long enough stretch of the coast of lake Balaton and has a lot of well manicured trees so it wasn't a problem getting places in the shade when the sun was getting to strong. The showers and toilets were in reasonable condition and they were regularly cleaned. The staff at the ticket... More 

Thank A20142015
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51 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

There is a small entry fee to use this beach on Lake Balaton. We visited here for 5 days in a very hot August both on weekdays and weekends. It is great with kids. There are two artificial sandy beaches leading into lovely warm water. The water is shallow for quite a distance out so there is plenty of space... More 

Thank Helena N
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Really fun and quiet quiet. We went on a Saturday and it was packed, but the Hungarian families are respectful and seem to be able to 'party' without making too much noise. A good place to sunbathe and chill out. A good place for families to enjoy with sand and a very shallow beach area.

Thank Jaynieace
Helmond, The Netherlands
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

VERY crowdy but clean place to visit. It has easy access to lake Balaton. The are waterboats for rent and there is a little swimming pool

Thank Mark S
Warsaw, Poland
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

maybe beacuse it was September we could find almost nobody there. The beach was just a beach, I wouldn't recommend in Septemebr at all

Thank marttinezz
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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679 reviews
286 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 379 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

For previous reviewers who complained about this place being crowded - come again in September when it, and most of Keszthely for that matter, are almost closed. As such, we didn't spend a day here but I wanted to give a review to reflect my impressions of the Keszthely lakeside area. There has clearly been a lot of money spent... More 

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52 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

a bit downmarket, shops with tourist goods and restaurants boat trips and good walking and cycling routes

Thank 23alan
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84 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

My family and I had a great time here 2 weeks ago. There is a lovely atmosphere to the place and it s so clean And plenty of room even when it is very busy.

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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82 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

I am sure I would have enjoyed it, as there is shade, there are clean toilets, the beach itself is celan and comfortable, there is a bar ad the water access is good. So I do not mind paying for the entrance, as everythign they provide was worth paying for. However, there were so many people we decided we'd rather... More 

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Tirgu Mures, Romania
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66 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

There are 3 places in Keszthely where you can bathe, but after seeing Városi Strand, we didn't bother finding the other two. The entrance fee is quite expensive if you plan on going every day (890 HUF this year) but good thing that after 7 pm they let you in for free. It's pretty cold to go in the water... More 

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