Hotels in Lake Balaton, Hungary

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Lake Balaton overview

Lake Balaton is known for its spas. Nature lovers can visit Pigeon Island and Golden Shore while in Lake Balaton. While you're here, stop by Holy Cross Church and Balatonfolvar Harbor.

Where to stay in Lake Balaton

Whether you're planning a longer vacation or a weekend getaway, Lake Balaton has the right accommodation for you. There are 61 hotels in Lake Balaton and you can shop as many as 87 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 35%. We have room prices starting at 24 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Lake Balaton as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 2 5-star hotels from 65 USD per night
  • • 26 4-star hotels from 43 USD per night
  • • 23 3-star hotels from 24 USD per night
  • • 3 2-star hotels from 28 USD per night

How to get to Lake Balaton

Fly into Balaton (SOB-FlyBalaton), 30.1 mi (48.4 km) from the heart of Lake Balaton.

Train stations include:
  • • Balatonlelle Felso Station (5.7 mi/9.2 km from the city center)
  • • Balatonfoldvar Station (6.4 mi/10.3 km from the city center)
  • • Balatonboglar Station (7.6 mi/12.2 km from the city center)

What to see around Lake Balaton

Nature lovers will appreciate these places:
  • • Pigeon Island
  • • Silver Shore
  • • Golden Shore
  • • Balatonalmadi Beach
  • • Balatonmariafurdo Beach
Here are some local highlights:
  • • Holy Cross Church
  • • Balatonfolvar Harbor
  • • Open-air Folk Museum
  • • Tihany Abbey
  • • Szantodpuszta Tourism and Cultural Center

When to visit Lake Balaton

If you're just starting to think about trip planning, you may be wondering when is the best time of year to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 54°F day, 26°F night
  • • April-June: 77°F day, 41°F night
  • • July-September: 80°F day, 51°F night
  • • October-December: 65°F day, 30°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 4.80 inches
  • • April-June: 6.69 inches
  • • July-September: 6.73 inches
  • • October-December: 6.10 inches