The Husband gave us a great gift this year. He took us to a 4 star hotel : Oxigen Hotel and Zen Spa (http://o.oxigenhotel.hu/galeria) for 4 nights. It is located in Northern Hungary in the mountains of Bukk, close to the city Eger, in Noszvaj village, in the woods 🙂 Noszvaj is said to have the freshest air in the whole Country. The hotel has a Zen Spa, and it is also kid/baby friendly.
Panorama picture of the Zen Spa swimming pooll
Blackberry #1 in the kid swimming pool.
In the jacuzzi.
Blackberry #2 first hated the Zen Spa, he cried when we put him in the pool 😦 So for most of our stay he stayed outside, dry.
Then one day twin baby girls arrived at the hotel and went swimming, and that is when he first found the pool an exciting place 🙂 The power of women 🙂
They had all kinds of programs for kids:
Kid sauna. Blackberry #1 was the only participant. Check out his attractive hostess 🙂
They had 2 kid playhouses, one was in the restaurant. They also have az outside playground. They also had a puppet show one night for the kids. They also had plenty of programs for the adults. I took a yoga class 🙂
The restaurant at breakfast.
We were there just before Christmas, so the decorations were wonderful.
We went on an excursion to Lillafured:
Blackberry #1 in front of the entrance of St. Stephen Cave.
The St. Stephen cave was discovered by a dog, who accidentially fell into a pit. He barked and howled for days until finally two young guys heard the sound. They followed the barks, found the pit, organized a rope and rescued the poor dog. So the cave was first called Kutya-barlang (Dog’s Cave). This story happened around 1900.
The cave is also interesting for its cave life. There are numerous bats, which use the cave to sleep or hibernate.
Lillafured also has a lovely waterfall, which was kind of frozen when we were there 🙂
The garden next to the waterfall.