Várpalota is situated in the Transdanubian region of Hungary (the historical Roman Pannonia), in the northeast part of Veszprém County. As regards its population it is the fourth most populated city of the county.
The city is located 90 km far from the capital, Budapest, between two famous county town, Székesfehérvár and Veszprém, at the foot of the Bakony mountains, 30 km far from the Lake Balaton.
there are primarily private accommodations at the service here in Várpalota, but these are limited. So please, if it is possible, come by car because in the bigger cities nearby or even around the Lake Balaton (Székesfehérvár,
Veszprém, Balatonalmádi, etc.) you can find easily accommodations and these are about 20-30 kilometers from Várpalota.