The Hungarian Guide - Investing and retiring in Hungary

  • A stunning capital with unique setting A stunning capital with unique setting
  • walking and birdwatching paradise walking and birdwatching paradise
  • undisturbed nature rich in rare species undisturbed nature rich in rare species
  • enjoy the 144 mile lakeside cycle track enjoy the 144 mile lakeside cycle track
  • Teeming with History Teeming with History
  • over 300 Thermal Health Spas and warm lakes over 300 Thermal Health Spas and warm lakes
  • picturesque lakes with Carp weighing over 100 lb picturesque lakes with Carp weighing over 100 lb
  • Feast on delicious sunripened local fruit Feast on delicious sunripened local fruit
  • Lake Balaton gets as warm as the Caribbean in the summer Lake Balaton gets as warm as the Caribbean in the summer
  • Tranquil Lake Balaton Tranquil Lake Balaton
  • Lush rolling hills of western Hungary Lush rolling hills of western Hungary
  • buy a thatched cottage for under £30 000.. buy a thatched cottage for under £30 000..
  • horsemen and nature lovers paradise horsemen and nature lovers paradise
  • Europe's second largest freshwater lake Europe's second largest freshwater lake
  • A paradise for watersport enthusiasts A paradise for watersport enthusiasts
  • Tihany peninsula- a pearl of history and nature Tihany peninsula- a pearl of history and nature

Hotel & Spa breaks

Danubius Grand Hotel Margitsziget 2

As a holiday destination Hungary offers visitors so much – from its’ beautiful unspoilt countryside and national parks to the fabulous Lake Balaton region through to the fascinating historical cities of Budapest and Pécs – steeped in history and wonderful architecture visitors should spend time exploring further and take advantage of the inexpensive city tours. Pécs was the European Capital of Culture for 2010 and the most visited place after Budapest.

Hungary is known for its extremely diverse natural landscape. Ranging from unspoilt marshland, steppes, bogs, river flats, pastures through to forests and meadows the countryside is populated by a fascinating mix of flora and fauna typical of the region With 9 National Parks and an equal number of Nature Parks plus over 200 thermal spas Hungary’s natural wealth is second to none. - Hungary has something for everyone !

DGH Margitsziget - superior twin room

Should you decide to tour by car or rail there are several different accommodation options across the western part of Hungary ranging from camp sites to inexpensive B & B’s to 5 star hotels. Most hotels are either close to or indeed have as part of the facilities, Wellness Centres.

One of the larger hotel chains Danubius has a range of accommodation options ranging from budget Budapest city hotels through to superior health spa resorts at the following locations:

BUDAPEST – Two Health Spa resort hotels plus ten other hotels scattered across this historical city

HÉVÍZ – Two Health Spa resort hotels within walking distance of Europe’s largest thermal spa.

PÉCS – Two hotels in Europe’s Capital of Culture in 2010

BALATONFÜRED – Two hotels on the shore of Lake Balaton – central Europe’s largest freshwater lake

BÜKFÜRDŐ – Health Spa resort hotel

SÁRVÁR – Health Spa resort hotel

With further hotels at SOPRON, KESZTHELY and GYŐR Further details on the above hotels can be found at www.danubiushotels.com

Alternatively excellent rates can be found on www.booking.com