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Address: Ocna Sibiului, Romania
Phone Number: 40269 577387
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A good place to visit in summer time

The resort is not fancy at all. There are no great hotels in the area and neither great services. You will find those in Sibiu which is at about 10 kilometers away. This is a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2015
Cristian Iulian D
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Bucharest, Romania
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Bucharest, Romania
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

The resort is not fancy at all. There are no great hotels in the area and neither great services. You will find those in Sibiu which is at about 10 kilometers away. This is a great place to go if you want to swim in salt water or get covered in mud. Those activities have a good impact on your... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

The lakes are easy to locate and their salted water is good for the health. There are also several places where you can have a good meal and relax.

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Vasteras, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Having a bath in brine and getting packed in mud is something you'll have to do - for fun, if nothing else - once in a lifetime, at least. The place has a certain 1900 charm and I can't say I mind it.

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1 Thank Spadurar
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

not sure where you can find other places like this. incredible experience as a non swimmer. I can only recommend to include this as a nice destination, if you're visiting Sibiu in summer.

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1 Thank Alex_PLY
Reigate, United Kingdom
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177 reviews
109 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I am sure that other reviewers did not know what they were visiting. These are mud baths formed on the remains of a Roman Salt Mine. In Western Europe people pay a fortune for the basic treatments you give yourself here for pence. Changing facilities are basic - you change behind a discrete screen - and health and safety is... More 

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1 Thank PeterReigate
Brasov, Romania
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Clean places,good food,low prices.showers only with cold water.in week end difficult to find a place to sitdown

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1 Thank Dana I
Sibiu, Romania
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73 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

the lakes in ocna sibiului are very famous across romania as there is a very high salt concentration and you basically can not drown, you stay floating because it is so salty, in the summer time it is a very popular tourist attraction

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Tg Mures
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

I like because you can see many lakes and you can swim (and also you can make tramament), i liked that there is a nice pub where you can sit and drink a bottle of wine.....The prices of accomodation are too expensive

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Brasov, Romania
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Ocna Sibiului its a very interesting place. Its a small village with a few saltwater lakes and a lot of hotel and b&b's around, from 12 euros a small cottage for 2 people, to 100 euros for a double room in a **** hotel. In the summer the place is very busy, so its better to avoid weekends. The only... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
22 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We did a day of touring around some of the old citadels in this area and finished up at Ocna Sibiului where we looked forward to a dip in the lakes after a hot day travelling around. Our driver had to ask for directions a couple of times, so it wasn't well signed from the main roads. When we approached... More 

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