Often called as the “Palace of baths”, the Gellert Spa located after the Danube River in the Buda side of Budapest deserves a visit. If you have planned out some holidays or are planning to do so, do not miss it out. The historical, beautiful and enchanting bathhouse of the one the most attracting highlights of the Budapest city are here to explore and enjoy.
The artistic and architectural skills resulted in Art Nouveau style and added beauty to the whole set of facilities. Tourists from across the world look out for Gellert Spa as they step into the Hungarian capital. The serene environment you get to experience there is rarely found.
Back in the thirteenth century, there was a hospital for healing at the same place. But with the invasion of Ottomans, it came up with a proper thermal bathing avenue. The Turkish bath proved to be a basis resulting in what we see it now. The structure was even damaged in the hustling of the second world war, later it was reestablished and renovated to people enjoy it more and in a better manner. The building is a combo of the hotel and a spa. Gellert Spa has all, what one can even imagine in his/her wildest fantasies.
The reconstruction work was in continuation from those days. There were some eventful changes and updates made in the structure of the bathhouse cum hotel which embedded all of the amenities usually required to have fun. Pools with the big variety, various relaxing saunas, amazingly healing massage treatments and whatnot. The list goes on and on. Even it will unjust to try to visit the whole in a short tour. You need time to absorb the pleasure. You will take some good days to make use of all the beautiful resources available.
Gellert Spa has a big number of water-based facilities. The pools and the thermal baths host most of the love and praise from the visitor. Among them, the thermal bath takes the lead. Thermal baths have their massive fan-following. The water coming from the Gellert hills from underground is the main source here. The temperature of the water is ideal varying from 35 to 40 degree Celsius. Let alone the hot water makes a big difference in you. More to that, the minerals calcium, magnesium, hydrocarbonate, alkalis, sulfate, fluoride, and chloride have the heavenly utilities. Nothing in the world can solve your problems with nerves, joints and blood circulation as the minerals reduce them. Still, there is no stopping. Even respiratory are positively cured with naturally blessed and equipped water.