Aqua parks and pools

Even though Salamandra offers an excellent wellness zone and our tajch is a good place to go swimming in the summer, there is a lot of water parks and outdoor swimming pools in the surrounding area to have even more fun.

Thermal swimming pool in Sklené Teplice

Sklené Teplice is a village at the foot of the Štiavnica Mountains some 400 m above sea level, in a picturesque, idyllic valley coursed by the Teplá stream. The thermal water in the swimming pool is moderately mineralised, with a magnesium and calcium content, so besides being pleasingly warm, it also has a positive effect on your health.

Distance from the hotel: 20 km, ca. 30 min

Vodný raj Vyhne

Not far from Salamandra you can find a water paradise where you can have fun in the summer as well as in the winter. Get ready for water slides, swimming and children’s pools, jacuzzis and a 36 °C outdoor pool which you can enjoy even in the winter. This water paradise also offers steam saunas and a wide choice of wellness services.

Distance from the hotel: 17 km, ca. 25 min


The Margita-Ilona holiday and recreation resort has plenty of water slides and a wading pool which is ideal for families with children, while experienced swimmers will surely appreciate the full-sized swimming pool.  An interesting feature of this swimming pool is its entry that gradually slopes like a beach into the water enabling everyone to find the depth that suits them best and making it the perfect pool both for swimmers and non-swimmers.

Distance from the hotel: 58 km, ca. 50 min

Kupko Strehová

In the south of central Slovakia, between Lučenec and Veľký Krtíš, you can find wellness resort AQUATERMAL that also features an outdoor pool zone known as Kupko Strehová. It offers five pools with thermal water, jacuzzis and whirlpools, various attractions and several children’s playgrounds that will entertain your kids until their swimwear dries a bit, as well as sports fields where you can have fun competing against your friends.

Distance from the hotel: 90 km, ca. 90 min

Dudinka outdoor pools

Dudinka is a fairy to which Dudince are thankful for their healing waters. The legend says she turned the water in a local spring into a healing one in order to save the life of a son of a Roman commander. That is why Dudince has a health spa, and some 300 m from the spa pavilions, there is an outdoor thermal water pool centre. Visitors have at their disposal a recreational pool, a pool with water features and attractions, a children’s pool, and a pool with hot mineral water.

Distance from the hotel: 55 km, ca. 60 min

Aqualand Banská Bystrica

Extensive water areas for swimming (22,000 sqm) and entertainment (6,000 sqm), as well as extra large areas for sunbathing and relaxation (25,000 sqm) – that’s Aqualand Banská Bystrica, a water park that has something to offer everyone. A water fun park spanning 1,000 sqm offers water trampolines, climbing walls and numerous attractions. Besides water attractions, the Aqualand has a 900-meter-long asphalt loop for inline skaters and runners, and a kids fun park featuring pedal cars and four-wheelers, battery-powered boats, and aqua zorbing for children. The Aqualand complex also features numerous water slides and chutes, playfields for beach volleyball and football, table tennis tables, a minigolf course, a bowling alley, pedal boats and boats, and, of course, pools.

Distance from the hotel: 52 km, ca. 50 min