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

Masks are recommended to be worn in the baths.

Gellert Spa is open Monday – Sunday 9.00 to 19.00. As per the Hungarian government regulations, Covid passports are no longer required.

Gellert Bath Palace Budapest
Gellert Bath Palace Budapest

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 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.

Gellert Spa Budapest River Cruise Attraction
Gellert Spa Budapest River Cruise Attraction

Gellert Spa is situated by the river Danube where panoramic boats carry passengers by day and by night. The building of the thermal bath is one of the many beautiful riverside attractions along the river in Budapest. To see available boat tours in the city you can check Budapest river cruise programmes and their daily timetables.

Come and visit our favourite 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

Last updated Jan 31, 2023


  1. Hello,

    We are planning on visiting the Gellert Spa at the beginning of December. Will it be open around that time?

    • Hello Ali,
      The official closure date is not confirmed yet. As far as we know the spa will be open as usual.
      Hope we can welcome you at Gellert Spa!

  2. Is the spa open on Sunday, September 25? If so, what are the hours? Am I able to book tickets and massage online?

    • Dear Steve,
      yes, Gellert Spa will be open from 9 am to 7pm as usual.
      Massage bookings are suspended on our website at the moment so we have emailed you with more details.

  3. Are the baths open Saturday 24th a September?
    If so what are the hours?
    Can I book tickets in advance?
    Thank you!

  4. Will the baths be open on Saturday 8 October? How can I book a massage? Thanks!

  5. Hello,
    I will be in Budapest December 8&9. My friend and I wish to book into the spa. Will that be possible? Massage and thermal pools. Please advise. We are very excited to visit!

    • Hello Maureen,
      Thank you for getting in touch.
      We have sent you an email about your Gellert Spa Inquiry.
      Have a nice time in Budapest!

  6. Hello

    Will you be operating on thr weekend of 7-9th October?

    Thank you