|Thermal Hotel Helia**** is
4-star spa hotel, built in Scandinavian style and was opened in September 1990. The hotel
has extensive fitness and spa facilities with indoor swimming pool, 4 thermal baths,
Jacuzzi, Finish and Turkish saunas, steam baths, fitness room, sun terrace and gymnastics.
The spa therapy section provides complete health treatments, fitness tests, oxygen
therapy, fragrant bath and anti-cellulite massage. In addition to the fitness or beauty
treatments, under the supervision of medical doctors a wide range of Balneo, Hydro, mud,
Electro and physiotherapeutic treatments are offered for sufferers of Rheumatism,
Arthritis, circulatory and locomotion disorders. Hungarian spa treatments are extremely
beneficial for old-age rejuvenation, stress reduction, chronic neuralgic problems, gout,
bronchitis, etc. The therapy center of the Thermal Hotel Helia is based on the thermal
water coming from Margaret Island. This healing hot spring water is very high in
certain minerals and trace elements. Regular bathing in this curative water have been
found to reduce joint and muscle spasm and accelerates healing of post-injury conditions.
The hotel is situated on the embankment of the river Danube, opposite of Margaret Island.
It takes 10 minutes to reach downtown Budapest and 40 minutes to reach the airport by
The Hotel Helia has 262 rooms, which include double rooms, suites and rooms for disabled.
Rooms are equipped with private bathrooms, air-conditioning, radio, minibar, color
TV with satellite reception, direct dial telephone and have a nice view of the Danube
river and the Buda hills. There is a non-smoking floor and ISDN services are available in
Pets are welcome.
Restaurants: The Jupiter Restaurant with its buffet table service and the Saturnus Gourmet
Restaurant ensure a relaxing atmosphere and excellent cuisine. International specialties
and Hungarian dishes are served in both the buffet and a la carte restaurant. In the
evening live music is provided. The café and drink bar offer refreshments and famous
The hotel's facilities provides for both smaller and major meetings. The conference and
banquet rooms overlook the Danube are air-conditioned, soundproofed and have a full
complement of the latest audio-visual equipment. A ballroom plus 6 smaller conference
rooms can accommodate up to a total of 800 people.
Services: The Business Center of the Hotel Helia provides secretarial services (telephone,
fax, copy, internet access, translation etc.) Other services of the hotel include parking
lot, free safe deposit boxes, 24-hour currency exchange, same day valet and laundry
service, dry cleaning, baby-sitting, multilingual staff, Helia Beauty Salon. Shops:
Drugstore, Gift shop, Helia Gallery.