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Szechenyi Baths and Pool

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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.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Allatkerti korut 9-11., Budapest 1146, Hungary
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Reviewed today via mobile

I went during the day with my wife and had a great time relaxing. Regreted not getting a cabin as the locker communal changing rooms did take me back to the school locker room in style and tiredness. As previous reviews have said it's a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Dan L
Reviewed today via mobile

Came here with my partner and first impressions was good. The architecture was beautiful and there were plenty of pools... very easy to get lost. The outdoor thermal pools are the best pools there... nice and warm. However, I found the atmosphere quite dire unfortunately....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 358zoeb
Reviewed today via mobile

We were very excited to visit these baths, and thought by coming on a cold, rainy day we would miss the crowds. WRONG. It was jam-packed with people and was a very confusing maze to navigate. The facilities (locker rooms and restrooms) were old and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Megansandiego2015
Reviewed today via mobile

Visited here the other day with my mum when the weather in Budapest was due to be bad. We spent a while in the outside pool before it started raining and then moved inside. Lots of different pools and saunas/steam rooms to move around in,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank tianah997
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The outdoor baths are really beautiful and relaxing but the indoor there is a bad smell. But it’s a thing you should do when you’re in Budapest

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Celiagjc
Reviewed yesterday

Would honestly recommend this to anyone visiting Budapest it’s a must do / see. the baths are set in a lovely location and was easy to find after visiting the castle & heroes square. The baths themselves are unbelievable, I’m not one to usually just...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank KLN92
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the baths on a wet Wednesday afternoon after booking the tickets online. It’s very easy to book the tickets online, skip the queue for the ticket office and just collect your wristbands from the Help Desk. You can choose from a cabin or...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank joshcunnington95
Reviewed yesterday

Myself and my partner visited here despite being sceptical after reading a few negative reviews- and we are very glad we ignored these! We were going to buy tickets online before we went, however it was so much easier (and cheaper) to get them there!...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Nicole C
Reviewed yesterday

Great place! Lots of fun. However if you take Bolt or Taxify to get there, they have no wifi so you either have to take public transportation back, which is not real easy. I paid $6.15 to get there. Took random taxi back to hotel...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank sbluefountain
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have you ever been in a warm pool? That was basically what this was. Pros: Possibility of cool Instagram pics Something to go do with a group Cons: Overpriced tickets and additional fees for towel, bathing suit rental Majority of staff doesn’t speak English well...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from Ralph M | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I've been a couple of times but not used a cabin. (The communal changing rooms were okay for me.) I would expect your booking should be on your ticket - I would suggest you check this before entering the spa. Most... More
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