"Szechenyi Baths" Szechenyi Baths - Szechenyi Furdo Tip by grkboiler

  Szechenyi Baths
by grkboiler

Located in Varosliget are the Szechenyi Baths. A hot spring was discovered here in 1879 while a well was drilled. The structure was completed in 1913 and contain the deepest and hottest baths in Budapest. Many people use the baths due to their alleged healing properties. The outdoor swimming pools were added in 1926 and are popular even in the winter due to the hot temperature of the water.

The baths are open 6am - 7pm on Monday through Friday and 6am - 5pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Address: 1146 Budapest, Allatkerti korut 11.
Directions: Next to Millennium Underground Railway (metro M1) station Szechenyi furdo; also accessible by trolley-bus #72 from Arany Janos utca metro M3 station or Nyugati pu. - get off at Szechenyi furdo stop.
Phone: +36 1 363-3210
Website: http://www.budapestgyogyfurdoi.hu

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Nov 9, 2004
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