Danubius Health Spa Resort Héviz - Resort****
Address of the accommodation
Kossuth Lajos út 9-11
Number of rooms: 210
Member of Danubius Hotels chain
Close to lake Balaton, in Hévíz - a wonderful countryside-town - is located the biggest thermal lake of the world. This place is suitable for cure in any of the seasons.
Only 500 m from the well-known thermal lake is situated the 4-star superior Spa- and Wellnesshotel Danubius Thermal Hotel Hévíz.
Own spa center and beauty-wellness-facilities, traditional cure for rheumatical diseases and beauty programs: here you can find all under one umbrella. You can forget the every day stress and enjoy your holiday.
Health Spa Center
We are offering treatments ( traditional and preventiv therapies ) based on the healing water and the mud of the thermal lake ( diagnostic section, diet advice, dietetic food, balneo- and hydrotherapy, mechanotherapy, electrotherapy, phototherapy, inhalation, special packs, dental clinic ).
Indoor swimming pool ( 28°C ), whirlpool, indoor thermal bath with two pools ( 33°C and 37°C ), finish sauna, hot-air bath, steam bath, outdoor thermal pool ( mid April to mid October ), sun terrace.
Emporium Wellness & Beauty
Experience a world of indulgence and luxury! Working in partnership with Clarins the top French Cosmetic brand, you can choose from a superb range of quality relaxation and beauty treatments ( 15 sorts of massages, Thai massage, aroma bath, Cleopatra bath, Qi Gong, Yoga, autogenous training, solarium, hairdresser, pedicure, manicure, Clarins face and body treatments ).
Danubius Premier Fitness Club
Modern cardio and fitness equipment, personal fitness training, fitness exercises in groups ( aerobics, stretching, band gymnastics, fit ball, aqua fitness ), vital check, life-style advice.
About the lake
The thermal lake of Hévíz is the largest one of its kind in the world and covers a territory of 47,500 m2. The water contains sulphide, the bottom is covered by mud, containing organic and inorganic components. Water temperature in summer: 33-35°C/92-96°F, in winter: 23°C/77°F.
Some Highlights of the region:
Keszthely - the capital of Lake Balaton
This picturesque Baroque town has benn the home of culture & events for 2000 years: theatre, dance, festivals carnivals and a choice of museums are waiting to be experienced.
The Castle Festetics is one of the largest Baroque castles of Hungary, the home of Lady Mary Hamilton, where she spent many years as the wife of Prince Festetics. You can visit 101 breath-taking rooms, the wine cellar and stables with its extensive coach and carriage exhibition.
Herend - here is the oldest Hungarian porcelain factory, where kings and queens, including Queen Victoria, Queen Sissi and King Maximilian commissioned their tableware.
Veszprém - was the town of the Hungarian queens. With its picturesque location, baroque palaces, cathedral and fire tower it has become a very popular destination for tourists.
Tihany - is the only peninsula on Lake Balaton. This year (2006) the Benedictine Abbey of Tihany celebrates its 950th anniversary. Around the abbey you find a typical old fisherman`s village with small houses.
International Airport - Budapest ( BUD ) 198 km
Fly Balaton Airport - Sármellék ( SOB ) 13 km
ARRIVAL BY CAR:
- From Budapest to Zamárdi - M7 motorway
- From Zamárdi to Balatonszárszó - 7 highway
- From Balatonszárszó to Balatonkeresztúr - M7 motorway
- From Balatonkeresztúr to Keszthely - 71 highway, then Hévíz ( only 6 km from Keszthely )
from Sopron / Klingenbach:
From Sopron take highway 84 to Balatonederics, here turn right to highway 71 till Keszthely, then Hévíz.
Restaurant Tavirózsa and Brasserie Borostyán offer Hungarian, international, dietetic and vegetarian dishes.
In Coffee-bar Ciklámen - in the evening with agreeable live-music - you can taste our ice specialities, cakes and fine cocktails.
The price of the breakfast with a reduction of 50% is to be paid for children in the age of 4 to 12 years.