Balatonszárszó is a resort place with family atmosphere in the southern shore of the Lake Balaton. The family houses from the last century, the old folk houses and the church having historical aspects determine the atmosphere of the settlement. A meeting in 1943 in Balatonszárszó is an important event in the Hungarian history, namely tragic death of the famous Hungarian poet – Attila József – belongs closely to the past of the village. In the park in the shore of the Lake, there is a monument to... tovább memory of the poet and a house the last home of him. Today it is a museum devoted to the memory of the poet. There is a serious tradition of love for the literature and poetry recital in this settlement.Another important program in Szárszó is the Summer in Szárszó a chain of various cultural events. In the background of the above mentioned cultural programmes we have the Hungarian Sea that provides wide-ranging possibilities for the water sports. All the three beaches in Szárszó are free of charge. In the weekends animators provide programmes to the children. In Szárszó all members of the family can find the chance for the relaxation and the best programs, too. The short sandy beach in the central beach of the village is especially favourable to the families with small children.

Settlement Info

Legal status: large village
County: Somogy county
District: Siófoki
Subregion: Balatonföldvári
Area: 30.13 km2
Population: 1,965 people
Webpage: www.balatonszarszo.hu

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Humidity: 93 %
Pressure: 1020 hPa
Wind: 4 km/h NW

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Fő u. 53.

Szárszó Restaurant

restaurant, inn
Fő u. 56.
József Attila utca 7.

Anno Taverna Restaurant

restaurant, inn
Szóládi u. 1.

Véndiófa Restaurant

restaurant, inn
Kossuth Lajos utca 2.

Pizza Paradiso

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Gábor Áron utca 48.


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