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What an experience.

I loved Balaton Sound. I attended the third day of the 2017 version and I was blown away. Being by... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Hamza T
Probably one of the best EDM festival in the world!

If you love EDM and festivals look no further. Simple as that. I have been to the Ultra Music Miami... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2017
Alberto S
Dublin, Ireland
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23 Jan 2018
“What an experience.”
12 Feb 2017
“Probably one of the best EDM festival in the world!”
Balaton Sound Music Festival, held on the bank of the Balaton lake, at Zamardi, is one of Europe's largest open air electronic music festivals. This is the place where artists and DJ's from around the world, get together to share with you their...more
8621 Zamardi Siofoki ut, Zamardi, Hungary
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

I loved Balaton Sound. I attended the third day of the 2017 version and I was blown away. Being by the lake while the sun sets and a cool breeze sets in. Amazing DJ's playing amazing music while the festive vibe everyone brings and how...More

Date of experience: July 2017
4  Thank Hamza T
Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you love EDM and festivals look no further. Simple as that. I have been to the Ultra Music Miami in March 2016, said to be the biggest and best EDM festival in the world. They obviously ignored this one, probably because is way better....More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Alberto S
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I've been to A lot of festivals (couple times Tomorrowland!!) and like this festival the most. Ok, the decorations are not that stunning, but the artists are the same. You can walk in and out as much as you like, go on for 24/24, the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Kris B
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Best 5 days ever. Music was just insane , camping was very well organised (wooden cabin) everything was so well organised , right beside the lake , got to see the best acts from all over the world , fireworks display every night . LOVED...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Eric E
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I will visit this festival definitively again. You can see DJs/singer from different kinds of music. Catering is surprisingly good; prices are of course high, and also the ticket price isn`t a bargain/snip. But it`s worth because there is a great choise of activities like...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Karina F
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This place was rocking from morning till the following morning. If you like electronic music then this the place for you. Cheap drinks, friendly people and a great atmosphere. Everyone is just looking for a good time without overdoing it like they would do in...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Remon E
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

What a trip!!! 5 nights of complete madness, with bits of clarity in between. Every night tops the other in terms of craziness. The names that performed are of legend and it's a really good platform for aspiring DJs to show what they got. People...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank 644vlado
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Honestly, can't wait to go back and feel this kind of vibe one more time!! Friendly and helpful people all around, clean enough for that size of event. Drinks and food prices are very reasonable and you are getting served quite quick.. what else do...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank 4vr15
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Very good place to held such a festival. Lot of drink stalls.. food stalls even more. Didn't like that after main event the main arena/stage was not used and all 50.000 were on small stages and u couldn't move as it was too crowded. Wouldn't...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 786matusk
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Really cool festival, cheap prices, good weather, nice side attractions. Good DJs and a real summer feeling. Definitively recommended to go to, especially in a big group! It's also a nice plus that there are also afterparties after midnight at which you can party outside....More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank lancelotd669
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15 June 2016|
Response from Ella N |
I'm from Budapest originally and I always travelled to Balaton from 'Nyugati Pályaudvar' it's the western train station. Only takes about an hour and a half.