The Zeleni gaj Hotel Village

A cluster of comfortable houses

The hotel village starts just a few steps from the hotel reception.

It includes 41 modern rooms with two or three beds, air conditioning, balcony or terrace, a bathroom with a shower and toilet, telephone, and TV with more than 120 programmes. 

The Zeleni Gaj Hotel Village also includes family rooms, 60 m2 in size and suitable for a family of 6 – a larger living room with an extra sofa bed and a separate bedroom.

The Zeleni gaj Hotel Village is a cluster of small, comfortable houses situated next to the hotel and thermal pools. The houses are easily accessible and have larger rooms with an additional bed, making them particularly popular with families.

Although somewhat remote from the hustle and bustle of the hotel, the hotel gastronomy and wellness services remain within easy reach.

Bordering on the magical Prlekija landscape, the hotel village offers enchanting views of the starry skies far from urban centres.

Basic information

  • Larger rooms with an additional bed
  • Indoor and outdoor thermal pools
  • Suitable for families
  • Gastronomy and wellness services in the resort
  • An established children’s club
  • A daily programme of free activities for guests
  • Free Wi-Fi in the resort (hotel)
  • Free Parking

More about the Hotel Village

The hotel village has 7 two-floor houses with a total of 42 rooms. All the rooms have a bathroom. Some rooms have a balcony and some have a terrace. Hotel village guests can use the full range of services at the Hotel Zeleni gaj (thermal pools, buffet restaurant and aperitif bar). 

Hotel thermal pools

Hotel village guests can use the 6 pools in the Hotel Zeleni gaj: indoor thermal pool (33-35 °C), outdoor thermal recreational pool (25-30 °C), outdoor thermal pool (34-35 °C), outdoor children’s pool (30 cm deep, 25-30 °C), outdoor pool with two waterslides (25-30 °C), natural water outdoor pool (36-38 °C). There are also two separate nudist pools. The indoor and outdoor thermal pools are open from 8:00 to 21:00; all other pools are open from 8:00 to 20:00. Night swimming is available periodically. The indoor and outdoor thermal pool and the outdoor natural water pool are open all year round. The remaining pools are closed in the winter (please visit the Terme Banovci thermal pools page to find out more). Bathrobes are available free of charge. Hotel guests enjoy free admission to all pools.

Gastronomy services in the hotel:

Hotel village guests can use the gastronomy services in the Hotel Zeleni gaj: the Zeleni gaj buffet restaurant and Aperitif Bar in the hotel, room service from 7:00 to 22:00. Breakfast from 7:00 to 10:00, lunch from 12:00 to 14:00, dinner from 18:00 to 20:00. The Aperitif Bar is open from 8:00 to 22:00 (the opening hours may change during events). Several other bars and restaurants are open in the summer: the Pri banovskemu gusarju Restaurant (10:00 to 22:00), the Pri gusarjevi ženi summer bar (11:00 to 19:00, 10:00 to 20:00 on weekends) and the bar in the resort nudist area (11:00 to 20:00).

Hotel wellness

Hotel village guests can use the wellness services in the Hotel Zeleni gaj, including the hotel saunas (3 Finnish, 1 Turkish), to which hotel guests have free admission. The saunas are open every day from 8:00 to 22:00. The wellness services include 37 types of massage therapy, a variety of beauty treatments and 2 bathing rooms.

Other services in the Hotel Village Zeleni gaj

  • Reception opening hours: 6:00 to 22:0
  • Check-in: from 14:00 
  • Check-out: by 11:00
  • Room service: 7:00 to 22:00
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax and photocopying (subject to a surcharge)
  • Day rest from 10.00 - 18.00 (85 € per room)

Other hotel village information

  • Smoking is permitted on the balcony
  • Pets are allowed (surcharge 10€ per day)
  • Hair salon
  • Airport transfer (subject to a surcharge)


Terme Banovci is situated on the edge of the Pannonian plains in the north-easternmost part of Slovenia. Leave the A5 Pomurje motorway (Maribor–Dolga vas) at the Vučja vas exit, where you will see a sign for Terme Banovci. At the roundabout in Križevci pri Ljutomeru, take the third exit marked Murska Sobota, Veržej.  At the roundabout in the village of Veržej, take the first exit marked Banovci. In the village of Banovci, turn left by the chapel. You will see the hotel on your right. It is 170 km to Ljubljana, 270 km to Trieste, 420 km to Venice, 490 km to Munich, 670 km to Milan, 260 km to Klagenfurt, 360 km to Salzburg, 235 km to Vienna, 295 km to Budapest, 135 km to Zagreb and 515 km to Belgrade. Veržej is just a 3-minute drive away. It is 1 km to the railway station. The Maribor Airport is 55 km away.

We speak

  • Slovenian
  • German
  • English
  • Russian


  • We accept the following credit cards: Mastercard, American Express, Visa, Maestro, Ba
  • The rules on cancellations and advance payments vary depending on the room type and the package. Please check when making your booking.

For families

  • Children’s cots in the hotel (subject to a surcharge, confirmation upon booking)
  • Children’s discounts (depending on the room type and the package, please check when booking)
  • Healthy and delicious children’s menus
  • A children’s pool and waterslides in thermal pools
  • A children’s club in the resort
  • Play equipment in the resort

Services in Terme Banovci

  • An extensive programme of free activities for guests (recreation, baking courses, daytrips, creative workshops…)
  • Volleyball court
  • Boules
  • Beginners’ dance school
  • Nordic walking and courses
  • Sports equipment rental (subject to a surcharge)
  • Organised daytrips in the area, brochure for independent sightseeing in the area
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