Hotel Catez ***
Designed and built with no architectural barriers, to guarantee all guests have a truly comfortable and enjoyable stay, Hotel Catez is part of the Catez Thermae Spa Hotel chain, one of the most famous spas in Slovenia, and is just a few kilometres from the Croatian border, in the valley of the Sava river, between the Bizeljsko and Gorjanci hills.
Hotel Catez boasts a large, onsite spa with three swimming pools (indoor and outdoor), personnel specialised in aiding disabled guests at the spa and a health farm, and it is also connected, via a direct corridor, with the wintertime and summertime Thermal Riviera.
Guests can dine at the restaurant and enjoy a drink at the Aperitif Bar with its sunlit terrace, and the Hotel even has 2 conference rooms which are perfect for hosting meetings and conventions.
Hotel Catez’s 3 swimming pools (1 indoor and 2 outdoors) are all filled with thermal water and are heated to 32°C-36°C and boast numerous therapeutic properties. The outdoor pool has underwater massage points, whilst one indoor pool has a whirlpool and massage beds, and these indoor pools are housed in the Hotel’s Spa, where guests can undergo various massages and aesthetic treatments and can make use of the saunas and a solarium. The Spa also has a therapeutic pool with an entrance ramp for disabled guests, and a health department specialised in rehabilitation, particularly sporting rehabilitation.
Hotel Catez is also linked directly with the Catez Thermae Spa which is split into two large spaces: the summertime Thermal Riviera is made up of over 10,000m² of outdoor pools of various shapes and sizes, including numerous children’s pools, and, via a bridge, guests can access the wintertime Thermal Riviera, a 230m² area housed under 3 cupolas featuring swimming pools, whirlpools, waterfalls and massaging beds. The Catez Thermae Spa boasts 8 saunas, 3 solariums and various swimming pools, and a great range of dining, entertainment, sporting and recreational options and activities.
Hotel Catez boasts 169 two-bed rooms (109 with balconies, whilst the others on the ground floor have terraces) and 16 family suites, with balconies. All the rooms and suites have air conditioning, a telephone, satellite television, a minibar, safe box and Wi-Fi. Furthermore, there is an exclusive room available called the ‘Sogno di grano saraceno’ room which features cushions and a mattress filled with buckwheat.
The restaurant at Hotel Catez serves up breakfast, lunch and dinner, which is a buffet rich in local specialities. The Aperitif Bar is also open to guests and has a furnished terrace.
Some of the Hotel’s services and facilities:
The nearby city of Brezice and the surrounding area boast many castles which are open for visits: the Mokrice castle is home to a famous restaurant and splendid English-style park; the Brezice castle has a museum and a famous hall (the Knights Hall); and other castles that are certainly worth visiting include the Pisece and Bizeljsko castles. In Kostanjevica, a visit to the Pieterje monastery is a must, the so-called Venice of Slovenia on an island of the Krka river. Nature tourism lovers will not want to miss a trip to the Jovsi park, the regional park of Kozjanski, where there are four cycling itineraries that visitors can enjoy that take you through valleys and over hills, and the start and finish at the Catez Thermae Spa.
Adults pay Eur 2,50 per day, children 7-17 years pay Eur 1,25 per day.
Registration tax Eur 1,50 per person.
Near the highway
Number of rooms accessible for persons with disabilities : 10
Wireless internet access
SPA pool in the hotel
SPA in the hotel
18-hole golf course
Indoor swimming pool