In lieu of burl locker-room, Gellert has a cavernous series of private changing rooms of claustrophobic size that feels more like a Communist-era interrogation room. And then the marvel begins, Alice down the spa shoot, into an Art-Nouveau bathing world that wows the eyes with a glorious illusion amongst grand thermal pool or varying in shapes, sizes and temperatures.
Additional private treatment rooms offer massage and scrub services provided by college-trained technicians that humble the talent found in most US day spas despite their ho-hum manner and conveyor belt-like service mentality. During summer months an outdoor wave pool adds and additional amusement park aspect to the space, albeit on a small scale, luckily with more jovial adults than screaming children.
|Gellert Spa and Bath
1118 Budapest Budapest, Kelenhegyi ut 4, Hungary
06 1 466-6166