Szechenyi Baths

Szechenyi Spa Baths Outdoor Pools

Szechenyi Spa Baths in Budapest is one of the best and largest spa baths in Europe with its 15 indoor baths and 3 grand outdoor pools. Come and visit our beloved baths.

Pre-book to secure your Ticket –

(optional add on insurance for €5 with 24h cancellation)

Open: Mon – Sun 9 am – 8 pm

From March 1st, 2022 Baths can be visited without a Covid passport or test.

Masks are recommended to be worn.

Saturday Night Bath Parties – Enjoy the party in a unique venue.

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Booking in EUR

Szechenyi Baths & Pool: Fun Place, Fine Palace

Szechenyi Baths (built in 1913) is the most visited and much praised attraction in Budapest: relaxing, fun, affordable and, at night, romantic. In addition to the marvellous medicinal natural hot spring waters in the 18 pools, there are 10 saunas / steam cabins, several massage therapies, facial treatments, and more.

Szechenyi Baths outdoor pools - photo by Alvaro Jenik
Szechenyi Baths outdoor pools – Alvaro Jenik Photography

Szechenyi Spa Baths is in the biggest green park of Budapest, in the City Park, close to a bunch of Budapest attractions. The  Neo-baroque palace was specifically built for hosting Szechenyi Baths as Hungary has been the country of baths (and Budapest the City of Baths) for many centuries: starting with the Roman settlers who built the first spa baths, through the 16th century Turkish occupiers who built many of the famous and revived Turkish baths in Budapest to the 19-20th century natural medical trends that promote aqua therapies and their deeply beneficial effects. The beautiful building of the spa baths is the design of Gyozo Czigler (Győző Czigler) who started to build Szechenyi Furdo in May 1909.

Come and enjoy your time in Budapest in Szechenyi Spa Baths, in a beautiful, richly decorated palace. The perfect place to chill out, to get to know locals, make business deals and fall in love.

Szechenyi Spa Baths on Budapest Tourist Map

6,066 comments

  1. Hello!

    We are 9 women visiting Budapest mid September. How does the booking work, what do you pay for and what are the prices? The most important question is: Do you allow burkinis (bathing suit for muslim women where the hair and body is covered)?

    Best regards

  2. We want to visit on the 1 oct 2022 but booking doesn’t allow. When will i be able to?

  3. Do you have hair drying facilities? Or plugs to use hair dryers?

    • Szechenyi Spa Baths

      Dear Beth,
      You can find hairdryers and mirrors in the changing rooms/shower areas.
      Plugs are also available.
      Have a lovely time in Budapest!

  4. Hi! Where checking out of our hostel on Monday but we still have a full day for Budapest and we were thinking of visiting the Szechenyi Baths. Are your lockers big enough to store luggage carryon size Suitcase?

    Best regards

    • Szechenyi Spa Baths

      Hello Ziga,
      We suggest the tickets with cabins for you.
      The cabin is like a tiny room, or cubicle, which can store a standard check in suitcase easily.
      The cabin size is approx. that of a dressing room in a clothes shop, so you can leave there the 20 kg suitcase as well ( if it is a regular size) along with your jackets etc.

      The door of the cabin has a unique chip code lock, which opens and closes with a special waterproof bracelet: in fact, with the chip incorporated in the wristband bath entry provided at the bath. Please make sure that your door is locked with the silicon wristband before leaving the cabin. As you are wearing the band all the times, it is quite secure if you make sure that the door is not left open.

      The size of the locker is 120x30x65 cm (1200 x 300 x 650 mm)., so it would be too small for your bags.
      The lockers are also opened and closed by your wristband.

      Hope we can welcome you at Szechenyi Spa Baths!

  5. Hi,

    Are the pools open all year around? We are thinking to come between January 21st and leave on 24th. When can you pre book for then?

    Are the pools still warm in the winter?

    Thanks,

    • Szechenyi Spa Baths

      Hi Eleanor,
      Even the outdoor pools are open all year round.
      Booking for January will be available at the end of December.
      Hope we can welcome you at the beloved Szechenyi Spa Baths!

  6. Hello, I accidentally booked the wrong day for my trip. I booked the 18th of August but meant to book the 15th. Am I able to change my trip to either the 15th or 16th as I am allowing over 72hrs’ notice? How do I go about changing this?

    Thank you in advance!

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