Gellert Spa

Thermal Pool Gellert Spa Bath

Gellert Spa is one of the most famous thermal spa baths in Europe, and one of the leading natural hot spring spa baths in Budapest, Hungary.


Gellert thermal pools, swimming pool, wave pool and spa treatments offer a great relaxation and entertainment all year round. Visit Gellert Spa Bath and experience high quality relaxation at a fraction of the costs you would pay in any western country.

Gellert Bath Palace Budapest
Gellert Bath Palace Budapest

Gellert Bath opened in 1918 offering medicinal water treatments using the same deep underground springs the Knights of St John used in the 12th century, and later on the Turks to feel the invigorating powers of the mineral rich waters.

Come and visit our favorite bath in Budapest besides Szechenyi Baths: Gellert Spa Bath is the true gem of the thermal baths where you can easily spend a day, explore the numerous pools, get luxury treatments without having to feel crowded by other tourists. Spa and elegance await you in the Art Nouveau building of the almost hundred year old Gellert Bath.

Gellert Spa is famous for its lovely warm spring water pools, its architecture, its landscape, and also for its spa treatments, and pampering massage therapies at reasonable prices.

Thermal Pool Gellert Spa Bath
Thermal Pool Gellert Spa Bath


  1. Hello

    I would like to book «Gellert Spa Ticket and Cabin » or «Gellert Spa Ticket and Locker ». What is the difference between Cabin and Locker ? Is there a locker in the cabin in order to store our clothes and personal belongings ?
    Moreover, we are 2 adults and 2 children (15 and 11 years old). Is the Gellert Spa authorized for the children ? Is it the same entry fee for adults and children ?
    Is the Gellert Spa crowded in August ? Especially in the evening (17 :00 pm) ? Is there a long wait to buy tickets on the spot ?
    Thanks in advance for your answer,
    Best regards,

    C. Hubert

    • Hello Hubert,
      The cabin size is approx. that of a dressing room in a clothes shop, so you can change there and store your belongings.
      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), and you can use the public changing rooms to get changed.
      The lockers are also opened and closed by your wristband.
      Unfortunately, there is no different pricing for children. As the thermal waters are not recommended for younger children, please read our FAQ’s about children at Gellert Spa.
      The summer months are usually very busy at the baths, so we suggest the online bookings, so you can skip the main queue at the cashiers and check in at our HelpDesk.
      You can also buy your tickets on the spot upon arrival at the cashiers.
      Enjoy your holiday in Budapest!

  2. Hello,

    I’d like to know if we could come without booking? or will it be full very quickly?

    • Dear Melanie,
      you can buy your tickets on the spot at the cashiers too. Online tickets are fast track entries, so you do not need to queue at the cashiers.
      Should you like to book a massage we would recommend to book it in advance online, as massage hours are limited, and the timetable of the massages fills up very quickly, and it is not very likely that you can book a massage for the same day on the spot.

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