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The Gellert Baths, nestled within the iconic Gellert Hotel on the Gellert hill, Budapest, is a world-renowned bath complex in Budapest. This haven of wellness offers services like saunas, thermal pools, medicinal massages, and mud treatments with a delightful blend of Art Nouveau architecture and soothing thermal waters. Keep reading to find all the information about Gellert Baths tickets, timings, and more to make the most of your visit to this remarkable center of healing.

Why visit Gellert Bath in Budapest?

Why visit Gellert Bath in Budapest?
  • Historical charm: Immerse yourself in a piece of Budapest's history as you soak in the Gellert Baths' iconic Art Nouveau architecture and design.
  • Thermal healing: Experience the therapeutic benefits of the natural thermal waters that have been soothing visitors for centuries.
  • Variety of pools: From indoor to outdoor, hot to cold, and even wave pools, the Gellert Thermal Baths offer a diverse range of bathing experiences to suit every preference.
  • Relaxation and rejuvenation: Indulge in luxurious spa treatments, including massages and saunas, to unwind and rejuvenate both body and mind.
  • Breathtaking surroundings: Enjoy stunning views of the Danube River and Budapest's skyline from the outdoor pools, adding an extra layer of tranquility to your experience.

Which Gellert Baths ticket is best for you?

Gellért Baths tickets

If you are on a budget

Go for: Full-Day Ticket 

  • The full-day ticket to Gellert Baths is the perfect choice for those mindful of their wallets. Spend a whole day relaxing in the thermal waters.
  • Enjoy access to the sauna, along with a locker or private cabin, all at a reasonable price.

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If you are a history buff

Go for: Gellert Baths + Hungarian Parliament ticket

  • Discover the best of both worlds – explore the historic Gellert spa and baths and the iconic Hungarian Parliament with a single ticket. 
  • Get skip-the-line entry to the Parliament and a chance to learn about its rich history from a knowledgeable guide.

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If you want to go sightseeing

Go for: Gellert Baths + Cruise Ticket 

  • Experience the baths during the day, followed by a delightful sightseeing cruise on the Danube River.
  • Get the option to select daytime or nighttime cruises and enjoy welcome drinks onboard as you prepare to see stunning views of the city.

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Activities and services at Gellert Thermal Baths

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Pools at Gellert Baths

Outdoor Pools at Gellért Baths

Outdoor thermal pools

Relax under the open sky in the outdoor thermal pool, where the water temperature remains a toasty 36°C. These pools are especially enjoyable during the cooler months.

Swimming Pool at Gellért Baths

Swimming Pool

With a refreshing water temperature of 27°C and depths ranging from 0.8 to 2 meters, the swimming pool is perfect for those looking to do a few laps or enjoy a leisurely swim.

Medical Pools at Gellert baths

Medical Pools

Seeking therapeutic benefits? The medical pools, with temperatures around 35 to 40°C, are designed to soothe muscles and joints, providing a holistic approach to well-being.

Indoor Pools at Gellert Baths

Indoor Pools

Step into a world of elegance and tranquility as you wander through the beautifully designed indoor pools. The intricate mosaics and grand columns will transport you back in time while you soak your cares away.

Wave Pool

Wave Pool

Experience the joy of the beach with the wave pool, exclusively available in the summer. With a comfortable water temperature of 26°C, it's the perfect spot to cool off.

Plan your visit to Gellert Baths, Budapest

Timings
Location
Facilities
Rules
Tips
Other Budapest Baths
Gellért Baths Opening Hours

facilities at Gellert baths
  • Lifeguards near all pools
  • A Cafe
  • Cabins
  • Lockers
  • Gellert Spa shop
  • Swim wear rentals
Gellert Baths Rules
  • Entry to Gellert Baths is prohibited in case of fever, vomiting, diarrhea, infectious skin, or respiratory diseases.
  • It is obligatory to wear slippers in the bath complex.
  • Guests must shower with hot water and soap before and after using the pools and other facilities. This practice ensures personal hygiene and contributes to the overall cleanliness of the baths.
  • A swim cap is obligatory when using the swimming pools.
  • Guests are not allowed to eat or drink in the pools.
  • Pregnant guests should consult their doctor before visiting the spa. Additionally, massages are not provided to pregnant women for safety reasons.
Gellert Baths tips
  • Arrive early: Beat the crowds by arriving early in the morning or later in the afternoon to avoid peak times.
  • Book in advance: Secure your Gellert Baths tickets in advance to avoid disappointment, especially during peak tourist seasons.
  • Consult your doctor: If you have any medical conditions, please consult your doctor before visiting.
  • Bring your own towel and swimwear: Save on rental fees by bringing your own towel and bathing suit.
  • Stay hydrated: Bring a water bottle to stay hydrated, especially if you plan on enjoying the baths for an extended period.
  • Respect the rules: Familiarize yourself with the rules and etiquette of the baths to ensure a pleasant experience for yourself and others.
  • Try different pools: Explore the various pools, including the thermal baths, swimming pool, and outdoor wave pool, to experience the full range of amenities.
  • Bring flip-flops: Protect your feet from hot surfaces and maintain hygiene by wearing flip-flops around the baths.

  • Szechenyi Baths
    Address:
    Széchenyi Thermal Bath, Budapest, Állatkerti krt. 9-11, 1146 Hungary. 
  • Rudas Baths
    Address: Budapest, Döbrentei tér 9, 1013 Hungary
  • Lukacs Baths
    Address:
    Frankel Leó út 25-29, 1027 Budapest, Hungary
  • Kiraly Baths
    Address: 
    Budapest, Döbrentei tér 9, 1013 Hungary

Frequently asked questions about Gellert Baths

What is the cost of Gellert baths tickets?

Gellert thermal baths tickets start from €28. It typically includes full-day access to the Gellert Thermal Baths, locker or private changing & storage cabin, and sauna access.

What are Gellert Baths?

Gellert Baths is a world-famous bath complex that takes you back to the golden age of Budapest's spa culture. These baths are part of the luxurious Gellert Hotel and offer a rejuvenating blend of healing waters and stunning architecture, with an array of services like saunas, massages, spas, and more.

What is the best time to visit Gellert Baths?

The best time to visit the Gellert Baths is early in the morning on weekdays to avoid crowds.

Can I store my belongings somewhere safe in Gellert Baths?

Rest assured, your ticket to the Gellert Thermal Baths includes access to a locker or a private cabin to store your belongings.

What do I need to bring when I visit Gellert Baths?

Carry a decent swimsuit to soak in the pools and a pair of bathroom slippers for ease of getting around without dirtying the interior floors of the bath complex with your outdoor shoes. Additionally, in compliance with bath etiquette, you must carry your swim cap to enter the swimming pools.

Are the pools at Gellert Baths mixed/coed?

Yes, the Gellert Baths are mixed-gender. Although the baths were originally separated for genders, this division was dissolved in January 2013.

What's inside Gellert Baths?

Prepare to be amazed! You'll find a treasure trove of pools, saunas, and chambers that'll make you feel like royalty inside Gellért Baths. The main hall boasts a stunning glass roof, letting in that warm Hungarian sun. There are thermal pools, plunge pools, and even an outdoor wave pool – trust me, you'll never want to leave.

Is photography allowed at Gellert Baths?

Yes, you can capture those picture-perfect moments at Gellert Baths. But remember, while it's cool to get those Instagram-worthy shots, be respectful of others' privacy and the serene atmosphere.