Austin In-Ground Hot Tubs & Spas
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In-Ground Spa / Hot Tub Comparison


Austin In-Ground Spa

Traditional In-Ground Spa


Integrated into landscape design Yes Yes Both can complement your landscape plans.
Size 94" x 94" x 38" Variable  
Time to install 4 - 5 weeks 5-6 weeks We can complete your installation in1/2 the time.
Massage Great Variety from very gentle to powerful rotating & vertical massage None There is just no comparison between the massage in a true portable hot tub by Bullfrog Spas and the 4 – 10 small jets in a traditional in-ground spa.
Operating Costs $15-$20 / month Approx. $100 / month Your Bullfrog Spa is very well insulated. A traditional in-ground spa has no insulation!
# of Adults 5-8 depending on the model 4-8 Bullfrog Spas models 552, 662, or 682
Delay to use None- Always ready for use 20-30 minutes A Bullfrog Spa is maintained at operating temperature, while you must fire up the gas heater every time you use a traditional in-ground spa.

Lifetime Spa Structure
10 Year Shell
5 Year Equipment
5 Year Plumbing

Depends on the builder
Ease of Service Very easy Difficult The Spa Vault® design makes access easy.
# of Jets Depending on Jet Paks® selected anywhere from 50 – 150. Usually 6-10 small jets Though there are many advantages to placing a Bullfrog Spa in-ground, the tremendous opportunity for a great massage & restful, relaxing sleep is certainly one that just cannot be replicated with traditional in-ground spas because they do not have large, rotating jets.
# of Large Massage Jets 17-26 None
Above Water Neck/Shoulder Jets 4-20 None
Foot Jets 2-4 None
Lounge? 0, 1, or 2
depending on model selected
No Far more comfortable than the standard bench in a traditional in-ground spa.
Pumps Two 4.8 BHP
Filtration Pump
Small 1 - 2 BHP pump Your Bullfrog Spa has the power to provide the massage you want & efficiently maintain water quality
Installed Cost $23,000 - $28,000 Approx. $25,000