agoda.com Top 10 Spa Hotels in Hungary
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at ten of the top thermal baths in Hungary.
The therapeutic springs of Budapest have been soothing travelers for
millennia. Close to the picturesque Danube River, the ancient Roman
ruins of Aquincum show remnants of baths dating back to 80AD, though the
springs were in use by the Celts long before the Roman Empire took
Located mainly on the Buda side of the Danube, the city's older bath
houses provide a glimpse of Budapest history. The Ottoman-style Rudas
and Király baths were built during Turkish occupation in the sixteenth
century and are still in use today. The 1913 Széchenyi Medicinal Bath
in Pest's City Park is an iconic neo-classic building, the 1918 Hotel
Gellért an example of art nouveau design. These ornate bath houses
helped make Budapest an early contender in the medical tourism industry,
earning it the nickname 'City of Spas'.
Today, the spas of Budapest are still a major drawcard. Thermal springs
are thought to ease a variety of ailments, including arthritis and
asthma, and most public baths offer additional wellness treatments like
massage, physiotherapy, and hydrotherapy. In recent times, Budapest's
baths have also become the venue for dance parties, with DJs, laser
shows, performance artists, and live musicians creating the 'sparty' –
an event unique to the Hungarian capital.
To help customers get the most out of their spa trip, agoda.com has
secured special rates in some of the best spa hotels in Budapest and the
surrounding countryside. All hotels have direct access to thermal
springs, and offer wellness services and full business and conference
agoda.com's Top 10 Spa Hotels in Hungary
Danubius Health Spa Resort Helia 4*
Opposite Margaret Island on the bank of the Danube, this hotel offers
massage and beauty treatments, and has a salt cave with Red Sea salt,
sauna, indoor pools, and steam and thermal baths onsite. Rates from USD
62 per night. Stay at least 4 nights and save 25%. Valid until December
Danubius Grand Margitsziget Hotel 4*
This ambient historic property on Margaret Island is positioned amid
parkland, jogging paths, and cycling tracks. The adjoining spa offers a
cardio center, indoor and outdoor pools, an 'adventure' pool,
hydrotherapy, cosmetic surgery, and the full range of spa and beauty
treatments. From USD 81 per night. Stay at least 4 nights and save 25%.
Valid until August 31, 2011.
Danubius Hotel Gellért 4*
An iconic spa hotel, Hotel Gellért opened in 1918 and has since
undergone several interior renovations to keep it up-to-date. Original
art nouveau details such as ornate wrought ironwork, stained glass, and
mosaic tiles give the building old-world ambience. A wave pool,
effeverscent bath, saunas, sundeck, and massage are available in the
world-renowned Gellért Baths. Rates from USD 148 per night. Stay at
least 4 nights and save 25%.
Ramada Resort Aquaworld Budapest 4.5*
Attached to the biggest indoor water park in Budapest, this modern hotel
and conference center is located just outside the city center. The
complex offers includes a day spa, 'Watsu' (water shiatsu), gym,
tennis, sauna, Kid's World play center, a dentist, and access to
Aquaworld. Rates from USD 86 per night. Book at least 14 days in advance
and save 20%. Valid until December 31, 2011.
Ramada Plaza Budapest 5*
This luxury hotel in Buda is located on the bank of the Danube. The
onsite Aphrodite Spa Health & Wellness Center offers modern-day
Roman baths with spring water from nearby Margaret Island. The spa also
offers ayurvedic treatments, Dead Sea salt baths, Thai massage, and a
variety of indulgent spa therapies. Rates from USD 151 per night. Book
at least 21 days in advance and save 15%. Valid until December 30, 2011.
Danubius Health Spa Resort Hévíz 4.5*
This resort in the spa town of Hévíz, has two thermal pools, a
hydrotherapy pool, hot air bath, log sauna, and full wellness center.
Yoga, aqua fitness, hiking, cycling, horseriding, and tennis are also
offered onsite. Rates from USD 183 per night. Book at least 45 days in
advance and save 10%. Valida until March 31, 2012.
Velence Resort and Spa 4*
On the shore of Lake Velence, this hotel complex includes a water park,
spa, and conference center. In the summer months, guests can enjoy
private beach access and two outdoor pools, while a thermal pool is
available in spring and autumn. Indoor baths are open year round. Rates
from USD 171 per night.
Greenfield Hotel Golf & Spa 5*
Located in the small spa town of Bük, this large complex has modern
rooms, indoor and outdoor pools, spa, massage, golf, and full conference
facilities. Rates from USD 155 per night.
Danubius Health Spa Resort Bük 4*
Full fitness and spa facilities are offered at this resort at the foot
of the Austrian Alps. Nordic walking, tennis, bowling, squash, and golf
are all offered onsite, as are spa amenities such as thermal pools,
solarium, gym, air showers, and adventure pool. Rates from USD 113 per
Danubius Health Spa Resort Sárvár 4*
Growing in international renown as a spa resort, the town of Sárvár
boasts thermal springs and a rich medieval history. The Danubias Resort
promotes wellness with a Finnish sauna, thermal baths, medical center,
healthy cuisine, yoga, and range of outdoor sports and activities.
Rates from USD 106 per night.
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