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Szent Gyorgy ter 1-2., Budapest 1014, Hungary
District I / Buda
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Located on Castle Hill near to the top Funicular Station is this rather unassuming building that has been used as the official residence of the President of Hungary since 2003. The original building dated from 1806 and housed aristocrats and Prime Ministers. It was almost...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank westy54
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Sandor Palace is situated next to Buda Castle. It is where the Hungarian President lives and has 2 guards outside. The funicular is next to it. You cannot go inside.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hulagirlSurrey
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

The Sandor Palace is the official residence and headquarters of the president of Hungary. It was, as with all other buildings in Budapest, destroyed in the world war 2. Originally built in 1806 in the neoclassical style, Sandor Palace is housed inside Buda castle. You...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 113madhusudhank
Reviewed 19 August 2018

its a beautiful plain building but we got a bonus when we was there we watch the changing of the guards very interesting we could not visit it inside

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Oliensunny5644
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is the residence of the President and is located at the top next to Buda Castle where the funicular is located. You will see there are always military soldiers guarding the palace and you are welcome to take photographs, but you won't be able...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We went to view Sandor Palace by accident really, we were walking from the Castle to the Bastion and in-between we see Sandor Palace. It’s a true spectacle and we got there just in time for the military procession!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ry4nJay
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Nicely reconstructed palec, where the Hungarian president resides. You can reach it easily with the Buda hill funicular.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 545medva
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately, we did not see the changing of the guard, and there wasn't much to see, but seeing the residence of a head of state is always interesting.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Julie A
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Get the funicular railway to the top for midday to see the guard. As an ex reservist it was interesting to see. But the drill is not a patch on the British Army. Seeing the guards in the sentry box put their issue shades on...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank TeleOp
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This is next to Buda castle and on the top of the Buda Hill. Protected by a good few century guards I was told that this is the presidential office. Worth looking at as it's a very nice building

Date of experience: February 2017
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District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
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