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Salt lakes

This place is an beautiful and healthy spa , you can find around 5-6 lakes with different... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Diana M
via mobile
A fun few hours

We squeezed this in before our return flight to the Uk and had a really fun few hours. It's easy to... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
BangkokLoft
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Podimore
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This place is an beautiful and healthy spa , you can find around 5-6 lakes with different concentration of salt , and depending on the concentration is better for your body. Also you can find 2 of the mud lakes with a lot of benefits...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Diana M
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We didn't do any kind of spa - just drove to visit while in Sibiu. What a fun day! We slathered ourselves in mud and enjoyed some beers while we dried in the sun. Then we rinsed off in the salty water - just floating....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Karyn S
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We squeezed this in before our return flight to the Uk and had a really fun few hours. It's easy to find- we drove but you can arrive by public transport. Head for gate 1, pay 5 lei to park and purchase an all day...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BangkokLoft
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We tried the budget lake experience. It looked packed and the guy opposite the entrance opened his field for parking for only 5 lei. The pool itself wasn't expensive and Kids under 10 go free. There are no lockers inside and as people were walking...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank JanPP
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This is something you don't get to experience very often, other than the Dead Sea just beneath Israël - floating in salt water. The site offers 7 lakes varying in size and depth. There are one or two pools where you can easily get salty...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank Matthijs J
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We stayed for one day in Ocna Sibiului as part of our trip through Romania. It's been over 25 years since I've last been on a holiday in Ocna. I have sweet memories from my childhood when we had so much fun in the salty...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank mihaela c
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Apparently there are 3 ways to enjoy the salt mine mud and lakes. There is the expensive spa option, the mid-range Strand Hotel option and the low-end budget option. We got on a train (a nice modern one with aircon) from Sibiu and 25 minutes...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Poppetina
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

The water is so salty you cant even swim, very funny :-) Salt and mould are healthy for skin. Level of services, food, drinks and prices are okay for such outside complex.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank OnAir655153
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Took public bus from Sibiu. Easy. Seems to be various options as to price/services/ "luxury" . We picked least expensive. Clean public toilets and showers. Reasonably priced and convenient places to eat/drink.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank ladybegood
Reviewed 2 December 2015

The resort is not fancy at all. There are no great hotels in the area and neither great services. You will find those in Sibiu which is at about 10 kilometers away. This is a great place to go if you want to swim in...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Cristian Iulian D
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