Nestled on the banks of the River Rába, Sárvár features a well-built town centre, clustered around the Nádasdy Castle. The town hall's ringing bell and fountain light and water show are favourites with guests and locals. Visit the Arboretum to see beautiful rhododendrons, stately trees and several hundred-year-old plane trees. Rowing enthusiasts enjoy the upper part of the Rába, which is located between Szentgotthárd and Sárvár.
Resort award for Sárvár
Named as a health resort in 2012, Sárvár is the first Hungarian settlement to receive this prestigious recognition since 1984.
The Nádasdy Castle and Museum is just a ten-minute walk from the hotel. The Renaissance building serves as both the symbol for and the cultural centre of the town. Nádasdy Historical Festival, the International Folklore Festival, the Competition and Festival of Brass and Reed Bands and the International Motorbike Meeting are held each year at the castle.
Rowing-lake, located behind the spa, features several lakes connected with five bridges and five islands. Guests can enjoy fishing and rowing, and in the winter, ice skating and a newly developed playground for adults.
Nearby Szombathely is home to a number of Roman and Baroque historical sites, including the Baroque cathedral, Iseum (Isis’ penetralia), ancient Ivy Road and the village museum.
Kőszeg, the castle of Jurisics, serves as the symbol of the town. Plan a day trip to the Kőszeg Mountains, Hétforrás (7 fountains), Írottkő and the Ó-house look-out tower.
Pannonia Ring is a racetrack for exciting motorcycle and car competitions.
Őrség is an ancient, traditional border-warden place in the county Vas, near the Austrian-Slovenian-Hungarian border. The region is famous for its handicraft shops and regional specialities, such as chestnut honey and pumpkin-seed oil.