Hotel Helikon***

Keszthely (Balaton, Zala megye)

Telephone: 83/889-600
Address: 8360 Keszthely, Balatonpart 5.

Hotel Helikon***


RETRO Summer experience by Lake Balaton!

Our hotel is located by the shore of Lake Balaton. Our guest may enjoy the sun at our own island and all the leisure activities our hotel has to offer.
8 outdoor and 2 indoor tennis courts waitin for the lovers of this magnificent sport. If its a championship, camp or just a little practice, your place is here at Helikon.
Keszthely and its sorrundings area has a lot to offer for the lovers and explorers of the nature. If you would like to go on a cycling tour, you may rent one of our bike, and we will give you a cycling map to guide you where to go and what to see. If it is a rainy day, you may chose to use our swimming pool, relax at our infared of finnish sauna or take a nice and refreshing massage. During summer time, you may enjoy the sun from our sunbathing terrace or from our island accompanied by cold beer or home made limondade. You can stay insight and have fun on our 2 skittle alley, 1 billiard or ping-pong table.

Our restaurant will serve you the best hungarian and regional dishes. In our Lobby bar you may taste our drik, coffee, cake and ice-cream specialities.

During summer we offer All inclusive services and child animation programs.

Come to our hotel and experience the real RETRO Balaton feeling.


Prices are in EUR/person/night14.03-17.05.17, 23.09-17.1118.05-21.06, 26.08-22.0922.06-28.0629.06-25.08
Economy double room for single use46-4954-5766-6978-81
Economy double room35-3841-4450-5359-62
Economy family room40-4346-4957-6068-71
Standard double room for single use52-5560-6373-7685-88
Standard double room40-4346-4955-5864-67
Standard family room50-5356-5967-7078-81

We offer 3=4 and 6=7 offers, special discounts and packages all year around!

Book your room in advance to be sure we have enough rooms for your and your family. See our special offers and actions»

The mentioned prices are inclusive of VAT. Local tourist tax shall be paied at the hotel: aproximately 1.7 EUR / person / night (above 18 years)

child reduction for 2012
Our hotel gives the following discount for children! For precise prices ask for our offer.
Children between 0-6 Free of charge (100% discount)
Children between 7-14 50% discount

Roomprice include

-Half board services (buffet breakfast and dinner);
-All Inclusive services are available from the 22nd of June till 25th of August for surcharge.
-Free usage of the beach, island and sunbathing terrace;
-Usage of swimming pool, finnish sauna and fitness room;
-Free usage of paddle boat during summe;
-Usage of mini aqua park;
-Usage of petanque, streetball and badminton;
-Usage of WIFI is free of charge within the hotel;

We accept the following credit cards: VISA, EUROCARD, MASTERCARD, MAESTRO;

Cancellation policy:

-Booking can only be cancelled by e-mail or through our website;

General cancellation policy:
-Booking can be changed or cancelled 3 days prior arrival until 6 pm.
-In case of cancellation within 3 days or “no show” (person who does not cancel the booking and does not arrive to the hotel), 100% of the whole reservation will be charged as penalty.

Special cancellation policy:
-We use special cancellation policy in case of package offers, actions and discounted offers.
-Booking can be changed or cancelled 14 days prior arrival until 6 pm.
-In case of cancellation within 14 days or “no show” (person who does not cancel the booking and does not arrive to the hotel), 100% of the whole reservation will be charged as penalty.
-30% of the full amount shall be prepaied to our hotel 7 days after the booking was made. Please send us your payment confirmation in advance. If the prepaiment does not arrive to our hotel we cancel your reservation or calculate with our rack rates.

Room information

The hotel has 232 roomsWe have 128 fully refurbished Standard rooms with beautiful view over Lake Balaton. 8 Helikon Suite comfort our guest with its large living area, 2 balconies and splendid view over the lake. From our 96 Economy rooms, you have view over the Keszthely mountain and the lake, while you and your family may enjoy the retro atmosphare of the room. For families, we offer 24 connecting rooms, where parents can stay together with theic children during the whole holiday. Most of our rooms has balcony and all of them equipped with bath tub and shower. For families, we offer baby tub, hight chair, baby cot, child bed, child animation during summer time and special periods, outstanding children discounts, games for kids, mini aquapark with swimming banana, jumpint pad, paddle boat…


- Parking lot
- WiFi
- Elevator
- Restaurant
- Pet friendly
- Sauna
- Tanning salon
- Indoor pool
- Massage
- Gym
- TV in room
- Laundry
- Child-friendly
- Conference room
- Beauty care

Swimming pool and Fitness room

Swimming poolWithin the fitness room of the hotel, you will find different type of machines you can use to get in shape, from the strengthening to cardio. Within our 25 m long swimming pool you will find the speed suites you best. You can teach your children to swim, or just relax in the water or exercise a little bit, the place is given. To our guests, it is free of charge to use the fitness room or the swimming pool as well.


Akár infra akár finnAfter swimming, it feels good to relax a little bit within the sauna. It calms and worms up our body and muscles. After that, you can use our dipping pool filled with ice-cold water, wich is great for your skin and blood vessels. For a small charge, you can use our ifrared sauna, which helps accelerating methabolism and delates your blood vessels. It causes, that our blood flow accelerates, which good for the heart, the vascular system and we feel fresh after.


Frissítő talpmasszázsAfter an active day of swimming, cycling, playing tennis, nothing feels better than a good, refreshing massage. Our hotel offers different type of massages from the 20 minutes long sport massage to the ayurvedic or thay massages. The sport type and refreshing massages will help you calm your body and muscles, while the aromathic massages will calm your soul. You should try our famous Yumeiho massage or foot massage as well.

Beauty saloon

Helikon kozmetikaTaking care of our body is important, even when we out on holiday. The summer sun may dry out our skin, and the different type of water can also have some bad effect on it. Our cosmetician is working with professional tools and cosmetics to give the best care for your skin, nails and body. A good pedicure takes away the burden and gives your feet a better look. People say, that our hand tells everything about us, so we have to take care of it. A good manicure or paraffin treatment will gives back your hand its youth.Try it and enjoy the beauty, Helikon will give you.

You may choose from many of our sport and leisure activities, from paddle boating and tenniss till biliard or cycling.

Balaton Bike rout pass by our hotel with many different and interesting routes. During a rainy day, you may use our swimming pool, saunas or fitness room. A massage would help you to relax or you may enjoy all the services of our Beauty salon.


Kerékpározás a Balaton körülMany fine cycling routes pass by next to our hotel. We offer bike rental at our hotel and free cycling map for those who loves to explore nature on two weel. If you take your own bike with you, we will be happy to help your store it in a covered and guarded place. Jump on your bike and explore Lake Balaton with our family and friends!


Tenisz - Hotel HelikonOur hotel offers 8 outdoor clay and 2 indoor carpet tennis courts for the lovers of tennis. We offer dicounted prices spcial offers and professional trainers for our guests and for outsiders as well. Proof of our professionalism are our returning tennis groups and different international competitions. You may be professional or beginner, your place is here at Helikon!

Water sports

Vízisportok - Hotel HelikonOur hotel is located right next to Lake Balaton, where we offer several different sport and leisure activities on the water. May it be sailing, paddle boating, kayaking, surfing or a little time off on a beach mattress. Upon request, we help to arrange kayak or canoe tours or sailing boat rental.

Other sport and leisure facilities

Besides tennis, cycling és water sports our hotel offers the following leisure and sport activities: fitness, swimming in the hotel’s indoor swimming pool, ping-pong, petanque, nordic walking, pool and badminton…


Our Balaton restaurant waiting for our guests, with international and traditional Hungarian cuisine. From the terrace of the restaurant, you may admire the beautiful view over Lake Balaton.

Hotel Helikon - étteremOur guests may choose from our Hungarian specialities, freshly made salads, main courses and home made cakes. After the buffet breakfast with variety of pastries and warm dishes, we are happy to welcome you for lunch and buffet dinner as well. Have your meal on our terrace, and enjoy the sun and beautiful view of Lake Balaton. We offer a variety of International and Hungarian wines, or alcoholic and non alcoholic cocktails for your meal.

Meeting & Conference

Our hotel is the perfect place to arrange small meetings, team building, banquettes, weddings or conferences up to 300 people.

Conference rooms:
Our hotel has 6 conference and meeting rooms, with the capaciti from 15 till 330 people.All of our conference rooms has natural light and modern technical equipments. Our small meeting rooms can be used as section rooms. Our 2 biggest conference room can be devided into 2 parts and used separatelly in case of bigger meetings or if such required. Our well trained hotel staffs will be here for your help any time you need. Please see our references to proof our experience.


muzeums, programs and events

Many programs and activities waiting for you and your family at Keszthely! Exhibitions, museums, concerts and soo much more. Witin the Festetics Palace, you will find the carriage museum, a 500m2 railway game table and the hunting museum to see. You should visit the Balaton museum, where you can learn about the flora and fauna of Balaton region. The Georgikon museum introduces the agricultural development of the area, while the doll museum show you the national costumes on dolls. You can visit the railway history museum or the TV and radio museum.

Destination / accessibility

Hotel Helikon is located directly next to the pier of Keszthely and on the shore of Balaton.

The city beach is located 300 m away from the hotel, but the hotel has its own beach and island for use of our guests. The center of the city with its interesting museums and buildings and the Festetics palace can be reached under 20 minutes by foot. Address of the hotel: 8360 Keszthely, Balatonpart 5. Hungary