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Great place for a drink, tapas and swim

This place is just a few kilometers from my place in Spain, and I go there at least once a week... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Penelope R
Brilliant FREE Natural Swimming pool - with surrounding cafes

Easy to find (with the help of google maps). Free parking on-street and surrounding car parks. We... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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| 3.5 km from Tijola in a northerly direction, 04880 Tijola, Spain
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

This place is just a few kilometers from my place in Spain, and I go there at least once a week when I'm there. The thermal balsa stays the same temperature year round and in the summer there are many people swimming but it never...More

2  Thank Penelope R
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Easy to find (with the help of google maps). Free parking on-street and surrounding car parks. We went in August and it wasn't overly busy. The pool itself is free to use by all. Bring food/drinks and you'll not need to spend anything. Lovely naturally...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

What a great place, I'm so glad we've found this pool. We had a lovely cool-down swim after a long, hot cycle over the mountains and down to Tijola. Being August, there were quite a few people around but the pool wasn't crowded and with...More

2  Thank Karen A
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Found out about this hidden gem when visiting the area recently. Balsa de Cela is located just past Tijola in The Almeria province. The outdoor spa is natural and is heated to around 22 -24 degrees The large pool has fish swimming around but don't...More

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