Ajda is a typical grain used in Slovenia, in direct translation it means buckwheat and is also grown in large amounts in the Prekmurje region. The Hotel Ajda lives and breathes with this local grain and guests will encounter it on every step throughout the hotel. It is used in pillows for better comfort and deep sleep, in gastronomy to enrich flavours and bring to life local dishes, but the grain is also seen around the hotel depicted as artwork or simple decoration. Its healthy effects are well known to the local community and Hotel Ajda is a true monument to its significance.
Within the Terme 3000 complex Hotel Ajda is the largests. Easy access to all sections is enabled through covered walkways, so that guests can reach the pools, wellness and health centres in any type of weather. The four-star hotel currently operates 157 rooms. It was renovated in 2015 and 2016, giving it a fresh new look and better design. All the rooms come with standard amenities, but importantly all guests also get free access to the whole Terme 3000 thermal park. Hotel Ajda has five room types, ranging from standard rooms to high-end suites for maximum comfort.
The hotel features five of its own thermal pools. There is an indoor thermal recreational swimming pool, outdoor thermal recreational swimming pool, indoor and outdoor black thermal mineral water pool, and an outdoor children’s pool. Apart from that, guests also have free admission to the hotel saunas, including two Finnish, two Turkish saunas, an infrared sauna and one laconium sauna. The Thermalium Medico-Wellness Centre in Terme 3000 offers a broad selection of different wellness packages, baths and treatments. An important part of Terme 3000 is also the well known Health Centre, which offers rehabilitation treatments for osteoporosis, joint and spine pain and non-infectious skin diseases, as well as a wide range of physiotherapy services.
For a complete gastronomical experience there are three bars and restaurants available. Guests can enjoy a traditional Prekmurje dinner in the self-service Ajda Restaurant, head over to the Taverna restaurant, which serves well know international dishes or relax in the Ajda Aperitif Bar with a drink and some desserts.
Hotel Ajda is conveniently located close to the Livada Golf Course. It is the only golf course in this region of Slovenia, but it offers an incredible golfing experience. Murska Sobota is also well connected to Maribor, Ljubljana and other part of the country with newly built highway. The closest Slovenian Airport is in Maribor, located roughly 45 minutes away.