Accommodation in Tihany

Media Resort Tihany Balaton


Media Resort is a friendly accommodation in the heart of Tihany with beautiful scenery, ancient trees and view at Lake Balaton. It welcomes guests from the Easter weekend (27th April, 2018) until the end of summer season (16th September, 2018).

The property is owned by the Association of Hungarian Journalists (established in 1896). There are three buildings on the site. The main one was built in 1942 in countryside style whereas the others were erected during the 70s. Everything was refurbished in 2008.

The accommodation provides free, private beach access (located in a park, including lockers, bathrooms, showers, sunbeds and beach umbrellas), free wifi in the common areas and free parking depending on capacity. You cannot reserve parking in advance but we have free parking spaces usually.


Street address:
Media Resort Tihany Balaton
Klebersberg Kunó utca 2.
Tihany, 8237

Between 2.00pm-10.00pm only.
Between 6.00pm and 10.00pm check-in must be arranged by phone in advance.
Please call Tihany Reception Desk on arrival.
No check in between 10.00pm and 8.00am.

Check out:
Between 8.00am and 10.00am.

Tihany Reception Desk:
+36 30 701 5413

Management & Customer Service (Budapest)
Phone: +36 1 478 9041
Hours (CET): Monday: 13.00 – 18.00
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 11.00 – 16.00

Suitable for cyclists.
No pets.
No smoking.
Not suitable for handicapped.

City tax in 2018: HUF 500/person/night


Room categories range from basic to luxury, accommodating all guests’ needs. Breakfast can be ordered on the spot. Extra bed can be requested in PLUS category rooms (HUF 3,500 / EUR 12 / night, cash). Please add extra bed request as a remark to your booking. Breakfast can be ordered on site (HUF 950 / appx. EUR 3, cash). City tax is HUF 500 (appx. EUR 2.5) / person / night that should be paid on-site, in cash.


The fee of accommodation must be paid through, exclusively. Press external booking button. Exclusively members of the association can book through internal booking. Groups over 15 persons may initiate direct booking via e-mail.

Payment and refund

In order to keep our prices friendly, we operate a strict prepayment policy without refund in case of no-show or cancellation. No worries, if you cannot make it, we will rebook another period in the same price category of your choice (depending on availability) within a years’ time. Substantial Vis Major cases will be judged on an individual basis for refund.

Your contribution

Your spending will support the journalism in Hungary. The incomes of the accommodation help financing media programs, free services for reporters, benefits for journalists in need and many other purposes connected to press issues and media workers.

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