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No Frills, Authentic, Would go again!

This roman spa/bath/sauna is hard to get to but worth the trip if you want an authentic... read more

Reviewed December 24, 2018
993peterf
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Ellon, United Kingdom
Authentic Roman Baths time travel back 2,000 years

Although originally discovered by Ancient Greece colonizers 2,500 years ago, it was not until the... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2017
FourWindsTravelling
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed December 24, 2018

This roman spa/bath/sauna is hard to get to but worth the trip if you want an authentic experience. You need to walk a fair distance on the beach then up a ravine and it's not well signposted. But when you get there, you get the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Although originally discovered by Ancient Greece colonizers 2,500 years ago, it was not until the Roman Empire that the many benefits of the Cavascura hot springs were developed into bathing, natural cave sauna and mineral shower facilities for the swinging elite of Rome. Very basic...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 12, 2016

You get here by walking about 5-7min from the Maronti Beach (between Barano and Sant'Angelo), quite easy to find and there is some signage though not very obvious. The place is not glamorous. You can pay a few Euros for just entering the place but...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Ingulia
Reviewed September 10, 2016

We stumbled upon this great Roman spa whilst walking along the beach from Maronti to St. Angelo. It is deep in the hillside and cut into the rocks, with the original Roman baths and sauna still in use. My husband had a head and shoulders...More

Date of experience: September 2016
4  Thank TheLogLady
Reviewed October 28, 2015

Very friendly people and mug moment... And very good bath in thermal water.. The best On peut meme y acheter de nombreux produits de beaute du cru!

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank alcibiade75
Reviewed September 17, 2015

I love this informal natural spa. There is an authentic sauna in the rocks. A natural thermal water shower coming down the rocks, and old roman baths to soak in hot water. They offer a variety of face treatments, massage and hot and cold mud...More

Date of experience: September 2015
7  Thank beacherlosangeles
Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Was not where it says it was on the map, spent two hours driving through small lanes to never find it. Was a great shame we were really looking forward to the visit.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank stuzz23
Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Loved this simplistic spa. Straight to the point in the old roman style. At first I was skeptical but quickly fell under the spell of this terme. My husband doesn't go for this sort of thing & he loved it. Low key no pretense just...More

Date of experience: July 2015
5  Thank Treemac90
Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

Just a short walk down Maronti beach turn up a deep gorge along a rough path, easy walk for anyone. Then enter a somewhat odd place, not luxurious, just basic but feel the weight of history as the experience hasn't changed for 2000yrs. You feel...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank PaulW6422
Reviewed May 8, 2015

the most amazing spa day for 25 euro. these were the baths of the men who once ruled the roman empire- which was reason enough for me to go. the ancient set up remains, carved out of the mountain making this an unforgettable experience. not...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank tmm718
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