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“New Year's Day” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Budapest Budget Hostel

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Budapest Budget Hostel
Ranked #31 of 651 Speciality Lodging in Budapest
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Sesto San Giovanni, Italy
2 reviews
“New Year's Day”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2014 via mobile

I'd just left the Budget Hostel and i think it's a nice and economic place where sleep 2-3 night with friends, for more nights couls be a bit unconfortable becouse the bathroom its in common! The room are spacious but not very clean! In short, dont bring here your girlfriend ;)

Stayed December 2013, travelled with friends
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Laco P, Manager at Budapest Budget Hostel, responded to this review, 3 January 2014
Thank you for your opinion!

Well we have rooms with private bathroom too, but yes sometimes when the hostel is very very crowded like the new years eve period, the common facilities are crowded too, sorry if it made you uncomfortable - it's not usual!

Best regards!
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  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Garbsen, Germany
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013

well, i enjoyed every minute of my stay, i did not expect the Hilton so i was not disappointed. I had a privateroom, clean, and good size, fresh bedlinen, helpful staff.... what else u can expect? :) the kitchen, outside area is great too especially if u want to meet lads you would never meet otherwise

  • Stayed June 2013, travelled solo
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Laco P, Manager at Budapest Budget Hostel, responded to this review, 2 January 2014
Thank you for your feedback! We wish you a Happy New Year!
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Amiens, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2013

It's in the Pest part of Budapest, which is the most animated. Public transportation are pretty close. I'm surprised by the bad comments on cleanness cause for me it was ok.
Staff was helpful and nice. We booked a 4 bed private room for 3 nights, and for the last night we were only 2 left. They let us use the same room without paying for the empty beds.
There is also a left luggage is you still have time to wander around before your flight.

Room Tip: We had a private 4 bedroom on the first floor.
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  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Krakow, Poland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2013

I were there with group of friends. Localization is fine - close to tram, on foot around 20 minutes to city center, rooms OK – big, nice, beds with fresh bed linen. Hole building works with “chip” keys - so you don't need to worry about your safety or your staff. One big minus - bathrooms are terrible! Very very ugly, quite old and very dirty. If you go there only to sleep it's OK - but remember that it's not a hotel so don't aspect to have luxury :)

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with friends
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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St. Petersburg, Russia
1 review
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2013

Working at the reception are very friendly and responsive staff! Convenient location, close to metro, tram and embankment of the Danube.Near the hostel there are shops.Near the hostel there are shops. Many cafes.

  • Stayed June 2013, travelled solo
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Warmond, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2013

Initially, me and my girlfriend had booked a six bed dorm in this hostel. At about 02:00 in the first night, one of our roommates got aggressive against me and my girlfriend, and scared we hurried out of the room to the reception. The awesome service there gave us a two person private bedroom for the other night, because there were no more free dorms! We also tremendously enjoyed the city, and it is definitely a must for any trip to Eastern Europe!

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2013 via mobile

Good hostel, clean, cheap, wify (but sometimes not working,u need to restart the device to make it active again), and kitchen

Not really good at location, but not really far from trem or metro(only 15-20min walking) Near to tesco and affordable resto n cafe.

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Property: Budapest Budget Hostel
Address: Ipar utca 21, Budapest 1095, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest
Amenities:
Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #31 of 651 Speciality Lodging in Budapest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Budapest Budget Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 45
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Budapest Budget Hostel offers you a unique deal: we offer low prices without a compromise on quality - you get the best value for your money staying in our cozy and quiet place. Our best value policy guarantees you a great number of advantages for a real budget price: 24-hour reception service, magnetic-chip keys that allow you a maximum freedom of coming and going, free Wi-Fi in all areas of the hostel along with several guest computers for your use (free of charge), fully equipped kitchens on all floors, a coffee machine, lockers and a safe at the reception.The price includes the bed linen and sheets and for a very small extra fee we also provide anything else to make your stay comfortable: towels (€1) - the 1st one/person is free, a safe private parking lot (8€/night) - free for direct bookers, and printing possibility at the reception. Our reputedly friendly, helpful, up-to-date and well-informed staff is always at your service - no matter what you need we do our best to help you! ABOUT THE HOSTEL AND ROOMS: Our hostel features spacious, decent and comfortable rooms inside a beautiful, unique, more than one hundred- year-old building - once the property of the Zwack Unicum liqueur factory, a true Hungarian specialty. Your safe magnetic-chip based key allows you entrance at any time of the day. The Hostel is a stone's throw away from the wonderful Danube river with a lovely promenade running along the bank, which leads right to Boráros Square, a central connection point of public transport, with the stop of the newly introduced regular boat sailing along the river presenting the view of the major sights and also stops of major tram lines (4, 6 and 2) that take you virtually any part of the city in just a few minutes. USEFUL AND IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE HOSTEL: Please note that we accept credit cards and cash both in both Euros and Hungarian Forints. A bank machine just round the corner is also available. ... more   less 
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