The Castle Bath of Gyula offers approx. 5000 m² water surface area with a total of 16 pools of thermal water. The thermal water of 72°C erupts to the surface from a depth of 2,500 meters beneath our earth's surface. We recommend it primarily for the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions and diseases as well as for localised nervous system rehabilitative treatments following accidents. It's also beneficial for post-operative recovery and inflammatory diseases - including gynaecological conditions. The thermal water contains alkali-hydrogen carbonate-flora and as you can see, has a brownish tint due to the high mineral content.
The treatment sections are opened both summer and winter time under the strict supervision of a medical specialists and rheumatologists. Patients can benefit from services such as mud and galvanic treatments, electrotherapy, light baths, weight baths, underwater massage treatments, medical gymnastics and medical swimming exercises.
Pool bathing with medicinal water
Many people suffer from degenerative spine and joint diseases, neuralgias, or are recovering from orthopaedic surgery and neurosurgical treatment following accidents. These are among the patients most ideally suited to benefit from our thermal treatments. Sufferers from osteoporosis, chronic muscle pain and inflammation will also find welcomed respite in these pools. Patients experiencing gynaecological and urological conditions will also feel symptomatic relief in our waters.
Patients for whom medical treatments have been prescribed at their homes can check in at the dispenser of the therapeutic section on site.
Thermal bath in the tub
Weight bath treatment
Effervescent bath treatment
Remedial massage treatment
Underwater jet massage
Underwater remedial exercises
Complex thermal bath therapy
In 2002, within the framework of the Széchenyi Plan, our section was completely rebuilt.
Because each programme is individual it is also important that our patient, in their own interest, should follow closely our instructions, i.e., bathing time, degrees of temperature and the prescribed order of treatment.
Other treatments with physiotherapy
In preparing such exercises you particular form of suffering symptoms of the patient will be duly considered, as well your muscle strength and range of motion. Patients are always offered advice about every day living and are helped to learn the proper use of various therapeutic tools.
The Castle Bath of Gyula is situated in the old 8.5 hectares park of the former Almásy Castle which, in the meantime, has become a natural reserve.
This is one of the most up-to-date wave pools in Hungary - unique, in fact, in the Southern Great Plain. It is ideal for visitors of all ages. The almost 1m high waves offer adventure and fun for both adults and little ones alike. The wave machine, which operates for 5-7 minutes every half hour, signals the fun seeking bathers' attention. The shallowest part of the pool is a mere 45 cm, with the deepest reaching to 2.2 m. Consequently, it is a perfect for all!
Water slide pool
This deck level pool of 24-26 °C (0.95-1.35 m deep) is a family favourite! Your kids (and you!) can plop into the poolwater from three slides, and the water depth increases gradually inwardly. This makes is suitable not only for playing and throwing the ball about but also for swimming.
Meanwhile, parents, who want to watch their children from the poolside, are free to use the relaxation area and the benches that are perfectly placed for rest and sunbathing.
Children’s water paradise
If the children get tired of exploring the water world, they can gain new experiences on the playgrounds designed for the little ones and young teenagers, respectively.
The most visible and attractive elements of the new water park are the two huge over 10 meters high slides.
Our slides, such as a family slide, a “light tunnel” body slide timing the sliding rate and an “upwards inclining / dropping” in-line tube slide going upwards in a unique way in Hungary, guarantee the unforgettable entertainment of the visitors. We also take a snapshot of the slide experience.
For family adventure lovers our water park offers the possibility of sliding on a wide slide into the water, designed for the slide of up to four people at a time, dad-mum and children.
- Toddler and kiddy pool
- 2 water cannons, pirate ship water slide, 2 animal spouts
- Recreational swimming pool
- Adventure pool
- 12 water jet massage benches, water curtain, lazy river, 2 water jet massage cabins, 6 neck showers, pool floor jets, geysers
- Plunge pool to the saunas
- Whirlpool spa
- 4 water jet massage benches, 8 pool floor jets
- Diving pool
Within the AquaPalace also a swim-up bar has got room, consequently, the bathers can quench their thirst with soft drinks or cocktails. If you feel like sipping at the refreshing cocktail or cold beer while sitting in the water, in the pool bar the grown-ups and the little ones can while away with ice-cold Ice’N GO desserts, sandwiches and soft drinks. From here the parents can keep their eye on their kids having fun on the playground.
In every season of the year, the newest town attraction and the new wing of the Castle Bath Resort awaits its guests with everyday exciting adventures! Visit our AquaPalace Water Park!
The unique atmosphere of the Wellness Center and its countless elements such as: running water, neck shower massages and water corridor with waves, hydro massage banks inside the pool, Jacuzzi – are continuous attractions for customers.
Castello Sauna Park
Our Castello Sauna Park in the Gyula Castle Spa is a real treat for our guests who are lovers of the sauna.We offer various saunas so that everyone can choose to their liking.
It is well known that this treatment has a beneficial effect on the immune system as well as improves physical condition and fitness.
Taking a sauna provides a real physical and mental relaxation for the sauna takers. It improves their mood, increases their performance and helps the purification ant the internal detoxification of the body. A noticeable improvement of physical functions can be experienced especially as for heart and blood circulation.
It supports the body also with a detoxifying effect, thus it is worth using for the purpose of weight loss and body shaping. A popular motivation for our female guests is that sauna beautifies the skin as well as refreshes it, firms and makes it look more youthful.
Bastion sauna (80-90 °C)
Massage Beauty Salon
25-meter indoor pool
50-meter swimming pool