Hotel-Pension Residenz am Plattensee
Travel Blogs from Balatonakali
What a luxury, woke up and rolled out of a real bed, not needing to fold it away before reaching the bathroom. Followed by a buffet breakfast with no other than real bacon! Oh the travelling joys... Checked out of the hotel, but stayed lounging by the pool and health spa all day making sure we got our ...
It is only with the promise of good weather that I head out to Balaton. I could easily stay in Budapest. Getting off the train at Revfulop, it feels like the wrong decision. The station is deserted and dilapidated and nothing seems very exciting. Still, I can see the hostel from the station. It looks very busy and they explain they have a group of cyclists staying. I move to my room and meet Tom. He and the Australian ...
Balatonfured the capital of the lake towns and we arrived on a long weekend and spoilt for choice on where to go. Traffic was crazy as locals headed out of Budapest.
Today our choice was wine fest http://nagyonbalaton.hu/fured/ or contemporary
art: http://nagyonbalaton.hu/tihany/, we opted ...
... dawn. Town is asleep until after noon with some people still wandering home. Its hosts Balaton sound (electronic music festival http://nagyonbalaton.hu/balatonvilagos/ ) each year which was on when we were here. Probably the closet equiv to Ibiza but a lot more affordable and with lots of children activities for families. They have tried to make the shoreline like a beach and they have done a good job of it.
... went to ( Siofok - the "best" town) you can't even get to the edge of the lake. You are restricted to a road selling fast food about 80 meters from the water and the town on the other side of the railway line. Behind the fast food places there are private areas run by the hotels for guests that have access to the water.
I walked to the edge of the town and there was a small area there you could get to the waters edge. ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service