Zalakarosi Spa:
Thermal and Medical Center

One of the most remarkable buildings of the medical and recreational division of the Zalakaros Spa is the domed pool space designed by Imre Makovecz, where the rare combination of a special atmosphere and unparalleled thermal waters facilitate mental-physical recreation.

The outdoor thermal pool of the medical centre helps our guests heal and relax in a green environment with a well-kept rock garden, sunbeds, large old trees that provide shade and a unique micro-climate.

What illnesses can be treated by the thermal waters of Zalakaros?


Articular diseases

  • Degenerative articular diseases
  • Cartilage disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Rheumatic diseases

Tendon disorders, soft tissue rheumatism

  • Tennis elbow
  • Residual rigor after arthritis
  • Joint pain
  • Connective tissue disorders

Spinal diseases

  • Spinal deformities
  • Degenerative spinal diseases
  • Herniated disk
  • Bechterew disease

Muscular disorders

  • Muscular pain
  • Muscle inflammation
  • Muscular atrophy

Skeletal diseases

  • Osteoporosis
  • Calcinosis

Rehabilitation after surgery or injury

  • Musculoskeletal disorders after accident
  • Follow-up therapy after articular bone surgery
  • Follow-up therapy after bone fractures

Gynaecological and urological disorders
Chronic stage gynaecological inflammations, menopause

Neurological disorders
Follow-up treatment after paralysis, Heine-Medin disease (Polio), neuromusculoskeletal diseases, neuralgia, sciatica, low back pain, rehabilitation after neurosurgery, neuritis, nerve pain, psychosomatic pathologies, dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system

Respiratory diseases
Diseases of the trachea, catarrh of the upper respiratory tract

Metabolic and digestive disorders
Gout and diabetes

Cardio-vascular diseases
Vasoconstriction, circulatory dysfunction (if controlled by specialist)

Dermatological diseases
Psoriasis, chronic skin diseases

Other diseases
Weakness of the immune system