Highlights, Fine Print, Surcharges & How to book & Location
- 2 or 3 night stay for two at the Fonte Hotel
- Plentiful and delicious buffet breakfast every morning of your stay
- Stay in a 3* standard, classical style, elegantly furnished, en-suite double or twin room complete with TV, Wi-Fi or cable internet, telephone, room safe, minibar and desk
- Deal Bonus:
- opportunity to buy tickets to the Rába Quelle Thermal Bath and Spa on discount
- Free Wi-Fi (in the rooms)
- Check in: from 15:00; Check out: until 11:00
- Situated in the historic city center of Győr (halfway between Budapest and Vienna)
- One per two people.
- May buy multiples as gifts.
- Your stay can be extended if you purchase 2 or more Huntels Deals.
- Combine the 2 and 3 night options as you wish!
- Must book by 28th Feb 2018.
- Valid for stays to 29th Mar 2018.
- Excludes 22-27th Dec 2017.
- No cancellations once booked.
- Subject to availability; please book early to secure your preferred dates.
SURCHARGES (Have to pay on the spot)
- City tax: 450 HUF/person/night (over 18 years old)
- Special seasons:
- 20-23rd Oct, 27th Oct - 05 Nov 2017: 3 900 HUF/room/night
- In December 2017. from Sunday to Thursday nights: 2 500 HUF/room/night
- In December 2017. for Friday and Saturday nights: 3 500 HUF/room/night
- 27th Dec 2017. - 4th Jan 2018.: min stay is 3 nights and 37 500 HUF/2 person/3 nights surcharge needs to be paid on the spot
- Superior room: 2 900 HUF/room/night
- Child prices (with breakfast; extra beds can be added only in superior rooms – superior rooms are for surcharge):
- 0-6 years old: free of charge (only 1 child, if using an existing bed)
- over 6 years old or adult: coordination with the hotel is necessary
- Enclosed lot parking: 1 500 HUF/vehicle/night
- Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay
Tel: +44 20 3290 0172
+36 30 876 3181
(Monday - Friday 10:00 - 18:00; in English or Hungarian language)
Click here for more information about how to book!
38 Kisfaludy Street
Description of accommodation and its surroundings
Fonte Hotel, Győr
The Fonte Hotel (Fonte Hotel) is in the historic city center of Győr, in a calm, quiet, easily accessible environment, halfway between Budapest and Vienna. Due to the central location of the hotel, for example the most beautiful baroque main square of Europe, the Széchenyi square (Széchenyi-tér), the Győr National Theatre (Győri Nemzeti Színház), restaurants, cafés, shops, boutiques, museums, galleries, locations of events and festivals are within reach. Despite all this, the location does not affect rest and recreation, since there is calm and quiet in the small street at all times. You do not have to worry about parking either; the hotel has its own parking lot.
The classical style, elegantly furnished, en-suite double or twin rooms of the Fonte Hotel are equipped with TV, Wi-Fi or cable internet, telephone, room safe, minibar and desk.
With quiet, calm and comfortable rooms, culinary pleasures, nice staff, the Fonte Hotel makes sure that the recreation of the guests is as perfect as it can be, and entrusts entertainment to Győr and its surroundings, being full of programs.
Győr is in the North-Western part of Hungary, 124 km from Budapest and 121 km from Vienna. The city is a remarkable economic, cultural and sports center. The significant number of architectural masterpieces of the town center bears mostly baroque characteristics. Széchenyi square (Széchenyi tér; the main square of the city), the Széchenyi Apothecary Museum (Széchenyi Patika Múzeum; decorated dome, presented museum items), the Győr National Theatre (Győri Nemzeti Színház), Mobilis Interactive Exhibition Center (Mobilis Interaktív Kiállítási Központ; provides insight to the mysterious world of vehicle production and the physics of movement in the course of spectacular and entertaining shows), the Audi Hungaria Visitor Center (Audi Hungaria Látogatóközpont; you can get to know the processes of engine and vehicle production up close in the course of a factory visit), the Basilica (Bazilika), the Esterházy-palace (Esterházy-palota; the impressive city palace is home to the exhibition of a private collection of the highest quality) and the Zichy-palace (Zichy-palota; one of the most characteristic buildings of the city, its walls are richly covered in frescoes) are among the most famous sights in the city, but the rest of the churches, museums, galleries, exhibitions are also amazing.
Győr seems to never run out of monuments; however it also presents several active programs as well, events, festivals follow each other all year round, and its bath with its excellent thermal water must also be mentioned.
Shopping can also be a great pastime in the city, three malls, an abundance of boutiques, designer shops, markets offer the products of international and domestic producers and manufacturers for customers. Furthermore the city is home to the exceptional European women’s handball club team, the Győri Audi ETO KC.
The Xantus János Zoo (Xantus János Állatkert) is a fantastic experience for children and adults alike; you can see predators, herbivore, apes, birds and reptiles in a tarnished environment. Further holiday activities are water, pedestrian or bicycle tours, diving, water ski, wakeboard, pleasure boating, paintball, hot air balloon, skating on an artificial ice rink, horse riding, tennis, bowling, billiard, etc. In the Rába Adventure Park (Rába Kalandpark) you can test your courage and dexterity on a 50 obstacle course system, established right in the middle of the Bishop’s forest (Püspöki erdő). And if you wish to hide from the noise of the world and escape to nature then go to the Radó island. The Radó island (Radó-sziget) is surrounded by the two branches of the river Rába; the most beautiful park of Győr and entertainment venues, resting places and historic monuments can be found here.
It is certain that all generations, all year round can find what they desire in this wonderful city, so adventure awaits, the Fonte Hotel and Győr welcome you!
Rába Quelle Thermal Bath and Spa
The Rába Quelle Thermal Bath and Spa (Rába Quelle Gyógy-, Termál- és Élményfürdő) is in a frequented part of Győr; outdoor and indoor pools, slide, sauna park, medical unit, restaurant and water bar can be found in the complex which is open all year round. Adventure pool with slide, adventure pool with waterfall, thermal pools, Jacuzzi, pool with water bar, children’s pool are here for water enthusiasts, and Finnish saunas with refills, infra saunas, steam cabin and salt cabin take care of additional wellness experience. Specialist consultation, massage and other treatments help the healing of the sick at the medical unit, and also effectively help prevention. The bath provides full recreation in body and soul, at the end of the day you can leave a different person. The thermal water itself can help in lasting improvements of certain conditions; in such cases several days of balneotherapy is recommended. The qualified thermal water, coming up from 2000 m deep with a temperature of 67°C is appropriate for treating osteoarthritis and similar bone diseases, chronic, inflammatory joint and muscle problems, and gynecological diseases.
See more: http://www.rabaquelle.hu/en/index.html
Vicinity of Győr
You simply cannot get bored in the vicinity of Győr, several towns offer colorful and varied programs (Tata, Tatabánya, Komárom, Mosonmagyaróvár, Szigetköz, the Lake Fertő region, Sopron, Nagycenk, Fertőd, Bábolna, Kisbér, Mór, Pannonhalma, Eplény), but the nearby baths and adventure parks are also great at entertaining.
Tata, “the town of living waters” is a town rich in experiences where besides the line of places of interest, events, natural treasures that seems endless the culinary pleasures also dominate. When visiting the town it is worth visiting Lake Öreg, the Castle of Tata, the Esterházy-palace, the English garden, Lake Cseke, Lake Derítő, Lake Réti, Fényes Bath, the Agostyán Arboretum, and the water mills, Old Lake Golf Club and Old Lake Adventure Park.
Lake Öreg is in the middle of Tata, the castle of Tata is at its shores and the Esterházy-palace is near the castle. Lake Öreg (Öreg-tó) is one of the oldest artificial lakes in Hungary; the purpose of the lake itself and the swamps belonging to it was to protect the castle. The lake is especially great for water sports, restaurants, cafés are on its shores but you can even have a picnic under the sycamore trees of the neighboring parks that provide cool shades to rest under. The romantic water castle is home to the Domonkos Kuny Museum (Domonkos Kuny Múzeum), in which you can see permanent exhibitions on local history, and you can also see the famous Gothic knight’s hall the jewel of which is a huge stove with the image of a knight. The architectural treasures of the late baroque Esterházy-palace (Esterházy-kastély) its interior with decorated design, and its sentimental garden and English park with its origins in the 18th century make the palace a unique sight.
In the English garden (Angolkert) you can find rare plants, artificial ruins, caves, a palm house and an outdoors stage, and in its heart there is Lake Cseke (Cseke-tó), the heaven of fishermen. The line of the living waters of the town is not over with Lake Cseke at all, fishermen also have a central role on Lake Derítő (Derítő-tó) and Lake Réti (Réti-tavak).
However, Fényes Bath (Fényes Fürdő) also favors those wishing to bathe (from the beginning of June until the end of August), where you can dive in a 22oC spring lake with unique surroundings. Three pools, slides, two saunas (on the shore of the spring lake) and catering units are in the area of the bath.
You can see about 380 evergreen and 40 broadleaf species of trees and shrubs in the Agostyán Arboretum (Agostyáni Arborétum) the significant dimensions of which present an impressive sight for those visiting here. Seeing the water mills is also an interesting program, but if the weather is nice the sights of the Kálvária hill (Kálvária-domb) also attract tourists, and in the winter it is a good choice for sleighing. Skating on the skating rink covered with a tent might also be a pastime for chillier months, or you can participate in the events and festivals of the town that follow each other all year round.
To golf enthusiasts the 18 section championship courses of Old Lake Golf Club, offering a real challenge, is paradise itself. However, beginners who have not yet or only seldom played this elegant sport are also taken care of. They can get to know golfing better on training courses in a self-taught way or even with a trainer. In the Old Lake Adventure Park (Old Lake Kalandpark) easy courses are available for children, while adults can try to defeat 15 obstacles 10 m above. It is full of excitement, adventure, play and fun!
The Turul monument, the Selim-cave, the Outdoors Mining Museum and Gyémánt Spa is in Tatabánya. The turul is an ancient Hungarian symbol, the mythological bird of the origin legends. The monument, which is the largest bronze bird of Europe, reaches towards the sky on the top of the Tatabánya Kő-hegy. Starting from the mountain which has an amazing panoramic view, you can get to the Selim cave (Szelim-barlang) on the Turul educational path. This popular hiking destination is a 45 m long natural formation in which ancient archeological findings were found, proving that ages ago prehistoric men lived in it. You can see a mineral exhibition, the equipment of the office of the manager and the engineer, mining safety equipment, and a mine manager’s apartment with authentic equipment in the Outdoors Mining Museum (Szabadtéri Bányászati Múzeum). A machinery exhibition was presented outdoors, and a five apartment miner’s house was furnished with the characteristic interior of homes of miners between the two world wars. An old smithy, barber shop, tailor’s shop can be visited as well, with the presentation of experts in authentic clothing on notable days. Gyémánt Spa (Gyémánt Fürdő), which is open all year round, is made up of indoors spa, beach, swimming pool and sauna world parts, complete with an adventure park, sports venues, massage, playhouse, interactive programs. Occupying five thousand square meters, the complex is considered to be among the beaches of Europe with the most beautiful location. 15 pools with elements enhancing the experience, indoors and outdoors slides, Finnish sauna with refills, infra sauna, steam cabin and aroma cabin serve the needs of every age group. Skating is also possible in the city in the winter, on the outdoors artificial ice rink. In the chilling cold the hot tea or mulled wine that can be bought in the ice buffet near the skating rink is great for warming yourselves up.
Komárom is also in the North, on the Southern shore of the river Danube. On the Northern shore of the river the Komárom of Slovakia is situated, the two towns are directly connected. The fortress system of the town, the Brigetio Thermalspa and the WF Leisure Park is among the most important spectacles of Komárom.
From the 5 fortresses of the fortress system 3 are in the Hungarian and 2 are in the Slovakian Komárom. The oldest part of the complex is the Star Fortress (Csillagerőd), the youngest is the Igmándi Fortress (Igmándi erőd), and the largest modern era fortress of Central Europe is the Monastery Fortress (Monostori erőd). Over time their military role ended, they are home to exhibitions and cultural events, like the Bread Museum (Kenyérmúzeum), the permanent exhibition named Castles, ages, soldiers, a military technology exhibition, the International American Car Festival (Nemzetközi Amerikai Autó Fesztivál), certain events of Komárom Days (Komáromi Napok), concerts, theatrical performances, etc.
The thermal water of Brigetio Thermalspa (Brigetio Gyógyfürdő) that was declared medically useful, comes from a depth of more than a 1000 m with a temperature of 62C. In the complex, open all year round, you can find indoor and outdoor pools (thermal pools, Jacuzzi, swimming pool, adventure pool, children’s pool, slide, Finnish and infra saunas with séances, steam bath, salt room), medical treatments, medical consultation and massage treatments.
The WF Leisure Park (WF Szabadidőpark) is a facility with a wide selection of services attractive for all generations: fishing lake, beach with giant slide and hot water spas, playground, sports venues, restaurant, events, festivals.
The Hungarian Horse Theatre (Magyar Lovas Színház) is a dream come true, destined to create the inseparable unity of man, art and horse. Their shows are considered exceptionally interesting worldwide; the troupe serves the audience with exciting shows on the highest standard possible.
Furthermore the town is the location of amazing exhibitions, colorful holiday programs, interesting events and festivals all year round.
Mosonmagyaróvár is in the Northwestern corner of the country, close to where the Hungarian, the Austrian and the Slovakian borders meet. The greatest treasure of the town is the thermal water, coming up from a depth of 2000 m, with a temperature of 75°C, with sodium-hydrogen carbonate and chloride. The “BIO” Flexum Thermal Bath (“BIO” Flexum-Termál Gyógyfürdő), built on the thermal source with an excellent mineral material content is qualified among the five baths of Europe with the most effective thermal water. The qualified thermal water is recommended for treating musculoskeletal diseases in the form of balneotherapy, inhalation in the case of chronic respiratory conditions, and drinking cure in the case of stomach and intestinal diseases. The list of services the complex (open all year round) offers also includes wellness pool, physiotherapy, Jacuzzi, swimming pools, Kneipp treading pool, Finnish sauna, infra sauna, steam cabin and salt room, besides the thermal pools.
There are further program opportunities in the town, like visiting the Castle of Óvár (Óvári vár) and its museum. In the FUTURA Interactive Natural Science Experience Center (FUTURA Interaktív Természettudományi Élményközpont) you can participate in a fantastic, interactive natural science exhibition, where among other things you can experience the modelling of space exploration, spectacular experiment presentations, 5D attraction, science show, planetarium, Tesla transformer, 3D simulators and a scary escape room. In the Szigetköz Adventure Park (Szigetköz Kalandpark) adrenaline takes the lead, you can test yourselves in a romantic environment, on obstacle courses of varying difficulty, on cableway, sliding course, or a climbing wall.
Mosonmagyaróvár belongs to the amazing Szigetköz Regional Park (Szigetközi Tájvédelmi Körzet), the unique wildlife of which you can explore on foot, in the course of bicycle or water tours. In the regional park you can kayak, canoe, rowboat, motorboat, motor yacht, sailing yacht, do rafting and jetski as water sports or can even swim in the river Danube in the Dunasziget Beach and Holiday Center (Dunasziget Strand és Szabadidőközpont).
Lake Fertő (Fertő-tó) is about 20 thousand years old, it is the third largest body of still water in Central Europe, and is the second to warm up the fastest after the Lake Balaton. (its temperature can reach 30 °C in the summer). Its larger part belongs to Austria, the smaller one belongs to Hungary; the Fertő-Hanság National Park (Fertő-Hanság Nemzeti Park) is on the Hungarian shores. The Fertő region and as its part, the lake itself is part of the world heritage, its wildlife is exceptional in the whole world. It is a great hiking destination, a paradise for tours on foot, by bicycle and by water, and for water sports and open beaches. The towns in its vicinity are for example Sopron, Nagycenk and Fertőd, rich in sights, holiday activities and programs.
Sopron has a significant number of monuments, from which the Main square (Fő tér), the City Hall (Városháza), the Fire Tower (Tűztorony), the Taródi Castle (Taródi-vár) and the city walls are the most important, but several dozen museums, exhibitions and churches also increase the appeal of the city, along with several facilities offering relaxation and entertainment. For example the Mining Museum (Bányászati Múzeum) the Bakery Museum (Pékmúzeum), the General’s House (Tábornokház), Lővér Beach (Lővér Strandfürdő), Balf Bath (Balf Fürdő), Tómalom Bath (Tómalom-Fürdő), Lővér Adventure Park (Lővér Kalandpark), Bobsled Course, Outdoor Zóna (paintball, nordic walking, quad, karting, archery, shooting), outdoor climbing wall, bowling and pool billiard centers, other entertainment and sports centers.
Almost everything in Nagycenk is in the memory of “the greatest Hungarian”, the politician, writer, polyhistor, economist Count István Széchenyi. Széchenyi was born in Vienna but spent most of his childhood in Nagycenk. It is worth visiting the wonderful Széchenyi Palace and Memorial Museum (Széchenyi Kastély és Emlékmúzeum), the Széchenyi Museum Railway (Széchenyi Múzeumvasút), the Open Air Narrow Gauge Train Exhibition (Szabadtéri Kisvasút Kiállítás), the Széchenyi Tomb chapel (Széchenyi Sírkápolna) and the mausoleum of the family, or the István Széchenyi Riding School (Széchenyi István Lovasiskola).
In Fertőd also a palace will amaze you, the Esterházy-palace (Esterházy-kastély), an exceptional tourist destination of the country. The “Hungarian Versailles”is spectacular on the inside and on the outside alike; its museum can be visited in the course of a guided tour in Hungarian, English and German language.
Bábolna is worth visiting for everyone who like to be near animals and plants. You can get to know horse breeding at the 210 years old National Stud Farm (Nemzeti Ménesbirtok) in a wonderful environment, participate in several horse programs, and of course can ride horses or ride horse carriages as well. A further spectacle besides the special wildlife is the Famous Horses Memorial Park (Híres Lovak Emlékpark) in the Arboretum (Arborétum) that belongs to the farm; the park is exceptional in Europe, it commemorates famous dead horses with burial mounds and wooden pillars.
In Kisbér, in the Mini Hungary Miniature Park (Mini Magyarország Makettpark) you can see the miniature version of the spectacular buildings of the country, and in Mór the wines and the wine production culture is in the center. The Mór wine region is one of the smallest from the 22 wine regions of Hungary, considering its size, however, it is among the more famous ones. You can taste the tasty, quality beverages in cozy cellars, accompanied by delicious meals, and you can even take the masterworks of the wineries with yourself in bottled form. If you visit the town, going to the Lamberg Castle (Lamberg kastély) can be a great holiday program, complete with walking in its amazing park.
Pannonhalma is rightfully famous for the appealing Pannonhalma Archabbey (Pannonhalmi Bencés Főapátság), one of the especially valued historic sites of Hungarian history, a church and art history center, part of the world heritage. In the direct vicinity of the Abbey the Hefter Glass Gallery and Museum (Hefter Üveggaléria és Múzeum) receives visitors with trade secrets and exhibitions. The wines of the region also must be mentioned, in the course of visiting the Abbey Winery (Apátsági Pincészet) you can see how a winery works, taste the delicious beverages or accompany the tasty courses eaten in the restaurant of the winery with them.
If you time your travels for the winter months, Eplény is a must on your list. On the 7984 m long track system of the Eplény Ski Arena (Eplényi Síaréna) you can enjoy winter sports on 16 different routes. The longest ski track of Hungary (1927 m long) you can ski through without stopping is in Eplény. From absolute beginners to professionals everyone feels great in the plethora of different tracks, be it snowboarder, skier or a lover of sleighing. You need not worry about equipment, since you can rent anything you might need. The catering units take care of delicious food and drinks on site.
The selection of baths near Győr does not stop at the mentioned facilities. In Pápa the Castle Garden Bath Resort (Várkertfürdő), in Celldömölk the Vulkán Spa and Adventure Bath (Vulkán Gyógy- és Élményfürdő), in Sárvár the Thermal Spa and Wellness Centre (Sárvári Gyógy- és Wellnessfürdő), in Bükfürdő the Thermal Spa - Health and Adventure Centre (Bükfürdő Gyógy- és Élménycentrum), in Lipót the Lipóti Thermal Bath (Lipóti Termál- és Élményfürdő), in Hegykő the Sá-Ra Thermal Spa (Sá-Ra Termálfürdő) enriches the selection. All have thermal water with excellent composition, with countless indoor and outdoor pools, sauna world, massage, wellness and medical treatment, open all year round.
And if you seek further adventures, challenges, trials in the region, then you can get experiences for a lifetime in Kislőd in the Sobri Jóska Adventure Park (Sobri Jóska Kalandpark), in Sárvár in the Sárvári Adventure Park (Sárvári Kalandpark), in Bükfürdő in the Kristály Torony Adventure Park (Kristály Torony Kalandpark), and in Lipót in the Spirit Adventure Park (Spirit Kalandpark)!
To quote a famous writer: “One adventure is worth more than a thousand uniform days spent in comfort and welfare.” (Paulo Coelho)
However, this Huntels Deal now offers all that at the same time, comfort, well-being and adventure is provided together! What are you waiting for?!
Pannonhalma (Pannonhalma Archabbey, Hefter Glass Gallery and Museum, Abbey Winery): 20 km
Bábolna (National Stud Farm, Arboretum): 32 km
Lipót (Lipóti Thermal Bath, Spirit Adventure Park): 33 km
Kisbér (Mini Hungary Miniature Park): 38 km
Mosonmagyaróvár („BIO” Flexum Thermal Bath, Castle of Óvár, FUTURA Interactive Natural Science Experience Center, Szigetköz Adventure Park): 41 km
Szigetköz / Dunasziget Beach and Holiday Center /: 42 km
Pápa (Castle Garden Bath Resort): 46 km
Komárom (fortress system, Brigetio Thermalspa, WF Leisure Park): 47 km
Tata (Lake Öreg, Castle of Tata, Esterházy-palace, Old Lake Golf Club and Adventure Park): 61 km
Fertőd (Esterházy-palace): 62 km
Eplény (Intersport Ski Arena): 64 km
Tatabánya (Szelim cave, Outdoors Mining Museum, Gyémánt Spa): 66 km
Hegykő (Sá-Ra Thermal Spa): 70 km
Nagycenk (Széchenyi Palace and Memorial Museum): 77 km
Celldömölk (Vulkán Spa and Adventure Bath): 78 km
Mór (Lamberg Castle Cultural Centre, Mór wine region – wine cellars): 80 km
Kislőd (Sobri Jóska Adventure Park): 83 km
Sopron (Fire tower, Taródi Castle, Lővér Beach, Lővér Adventure Park): 87 km
Sárvár (Nádasdy Castle, Thermal Spa and Wellness Centre, Sárvári Adventure Park): 90 km
Bükfürdő (Thermal Spa - Health and Adventure Centre, Kristály Torony Adventure Park): 92 km
Lake Balaton /Balatonfüred/: 96 km
Lake Velence /Velencefürdő/: 122 km
BUDAPEST: 124 km
BUDAPEST /Liszt Ferenc Airport/: 153 km
Bratislava: 78 km
Vienna: 121 km
Zagreb: 373 km
Oradea: 376 km
Kosice: 381 km
Timisoara: 400 km