Szechenyi Baths is open in winter months, making the thermal bath and pools one of the major attractions and winter things to do in Budapest, Hungary. Not only the indoor, but also the outdoor pools are open in winter.
The naturally hot (HOT!) spring waters – coming from deep underground the City Park Budapest – are simply not cooled down as in summer time, to keep bathing guests warm and cozy under the thick steam cushion hanging over the hot baths. It is a unique and unforgettable experience to hide from the cold winter weather in the relaxing thermal pools in Szechenyi Bath, the largest bath of Budapest, chosen to be one of the Top 8 Thermal Baths in the World by Huffington Post.
Winter in Szechenyi Bath
Christmas Szechenyi Baths: the bath is open usually in all December, even on December 24, December 25 and December 26 (although the opening times are shortened on the Christmas public holidays – please check back in December to see the actual opening hours at Xmas)
New Year Szechenyi Bath: opening hours and information about New Year’s Eve Szechenyi Baths and New Year’s Day Szechenyi Baths. Please check back in December to see the actual opening hours at Xmas)
Winter Bath Parties Budapest
Bath Parties in Szechenyi Baths are one of the best parties in Europe! Including the pre NY Party in Szechenyi Baths, a highlight of Budapest at the end of December. The rest of the winter Sparty series are held in the thermal pools of Lukacs Baths.
And let us recommend one more thing to do in one of the Budapest thermal baths, which also belongs to the family of Budapest Gyogyfurdok. The Saturday night bath parties in Szechenyi Bath are extended with winter bath parties, but this time not in Szechenyi Furdo itself, instead, in a lesser known but nice thermal bath of Budapest: the recently restored Lukacs Bath. Learn more about the winter bath parties here: Magic Bath Parties in Winter. Take a virtual tour in Szechenyi Bath Budapest to see the fantastic bath facilities in the Neo Baroque palace of Szechenyi Furdo.
Winter Romance in Szechenyi Bath
Valentine’s Day in Szechenyi Baths is a nice and romantic thing to do off the beaten path. Couples usually enjoy the later opening hours of the thermal bath (open until 10 pm), when most guests dive into the culinary life of Budapest or Budapest nightlife with its clubs, bars, pubs, night tours and night Danube cruises.
Get some champagne and chill out, oh no, warm up in Szechenyi Bath to experience a unique Valentine’s Day evening in Budapest, Hungary. If you want to add a massage treatment at Szechenyi Bath for the two of you (massage therapies for couples are also available), book in advance. February 14 is an increasingly popular day in Szechenyi Furdo.