Unwind in a 13th-century spa in the green foothills

Trenčianske Teplice Spa features a Hammam with a distinctive Moorish design.

HamamHamam (Source: Ján Pallo)

This article was prepared for an edition of the Spectacular Slovakia travel guideand was published in the travel guide Slovakia.

A helping hand in the heart of Europe offers for you Slovakia travel guide.A helping hand in the heart of Europe offers for you Slovakia travel guide.

Spa Trenčianske Teplice is located in a valley surrounded by green foothills. A spa site since the 13th century, the modern thermal facility dominates the town of Trenčianske Teplice.

The spa’s central 1880s building, the Hammam, features a distinctive Moorish design and is joined by three functionalist hotels and several other guest houses.

Nationalised after the WWII, hotel lobbies have gone through reconstruction – requisite lobby cafés are modern and attractive. Hotel rooms feature balconies and dormitory-style furniture that is more recent. English-speaking reception clerks and good elevators make for a comfortable stay.

SkryťRemove ad
Article continues after video advertisement
SkryťRemove ad
Article continues after video advertisement

Spa Trenčianske Teplice offers group mineral baths, segregated by gender. Many of the large bath pools are recently renovated. Surrounded by private cubicles for the required quiet time following bathing, this setup makes enjoying the mineral water communal while maintaining privacy.

Other procedures, massages, mud packs, and strictly medical treatments, are conducted in private cubicles.

The rest of this article is premium content at Spectator.sk
Subscribe now for full access

I already have subscription - Sign in

Subscription provides you with:
  • Immediate access to all locked articles (premium content) on Spectator.sk
  • Special weekly news summary + an audio recording with a weekly news summary to listen to at your convenience (received on a weekly basis directly to your e-mail)
  • PDF version of the latest issue of our newspaper, The Slovak Spectator, emailed directly to you
  • Access to all premium content on Sme.sk and Korzar.sk

Top stories

Testing artificial intelligence whether it can identify masks.

Ukrainians put on masks and try to trick artificial intelligence

The company employs women with children.


24. may

News digest: That's €1.2 billion, please

Boris Nemtsov street plate unveiled in Bratislava, Slovaks' petrol tourism in Poland, and PM Heger meets a Meta representative in Davos.


17 h

Petrol tourism: Slovaks filled thousand-litre water tanks

Rising prices have convinced people who didn't use to shop abroad to travel to save money.


24. may
Kováčik in court

Guilty: Supreme Court delivers final verdict on senior prosecutor

Dušan Kováčik's definitive conviction could clear the way for multiple further cases.


24. may
SkryťClose ad