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Palatinus Strand

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Soo Rezso setany 1 | Margaret Island, Budapest 1007, Hungary
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We struggled to find a child friendly thermal baths but this one was great. Separate childrens pool which was great. Both indoor and outdoor pools were excellent even with the weather being cold. Both the indoor and outdoor thermal pools were great but we especially...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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PalatinusSpaBudapest, Vezető at Palatinus Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are really happy that you enjoyed your time in our bath. We are working on satisfying our guests day by day, therefore we trying to follow your advices. We are looking forward to seeing you in the future!

Reviewed February 13, 2019

I love this place! it s huge, lot of space, even though there is a lot of people, you can not feel it :) Price for entrance is bit higher, but it worth for it. In the areal there are lot of small bufe where...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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PalatinusSpaBudapest, Vezető at Palatinus Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear, Alex! Thank you for your positive review! We are really happy that you enjoyed your time in our bath. We are looking forward to seeing you in the future!

Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Huge huge water park, variety of pools, a pool with artificial waves, a pool with whirls, heated pool with water jets, slides. The park is so much fun with a lot of coffeeshops and food booths. I stayed in budapest for 3 weeks and i...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

A surprisingly clean beach in the heart of the hungarian capital, Budapest. The daily occupancy is above 100% so if you hate being in an overly crowdy place, find an other beach.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

Palatinus has it all - the space, the fun slides, the beautiful and various pools, half day tickets, amazing ice coffees, good and affordable easy meals, children friendly and thermal. Open all year round but perfect for the summer. Go early if you want a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

We went there hoping for a good day, we paid the (higher) weekend price, only to know just 2 outdoor pools were open - one of which was a swimming pool, and 2 indoor pools were open. All of the other outdoor pools/areas were closed,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank sindhunagquantel
Reviewed October 27, 2018

I Visited the week after the summer season so some of the pools and the slides were closed but that suited me as it meant there were no crowds and I had the 40m pool all to myself. The thermal pools were lovely and warm...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

We only went to the Palatinus STrand as an afterthought because our two daughters were deemed too young to go to the famous thermal baths at Szchenyi and the Gellert (the recommended age is 14+; ours are 13 and 10). We are so glad we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Very good place for visiting with geothermal steam bath. Some pool were closed under construction, but in general very good experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Margaret island is wonderful, and this only added to the experience. The pools are the biggest in Budapest and it was roughly a fifth as busy as the main pool you'll see on here. The wave pool and slides are losed out of season, so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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EleanorJash
February 8, 2019|
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Response from PalatinusSpaBudapest | Property representative |
Dear Questioner, thank you for your interest about our thermal bath. We are open all the year. The following pools are open in the winter season: Outdoor pools: • thermal pool (36°C) • swimming pool Indoor... More
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February 5, 2019|
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Dear Questioner! Thank you for your interest about our thermal bath. When you arrive at the Palatinus bath you can buy ticket, it is not necessary to book. We are looking forward to seeing you!
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July 22, 2018|
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Response from TeamFinfamily | Reviewed this property |
My understanding is that you cannot rent but you can buy for 10.000. But best to bring your own - that's what we did. Swimming caps not needed.
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