brilliant location right at the pest end of elizabeth bridge and the shops and the danube cruises are all less than 5 minutes walk away the hotel is old but very clean the staff were very helpful and polite would definitely stay there again
"Excellent location to Market Hall and Vaci Street"
Although I was booked here I did not stay due to a technical hitch as they called it. They did arrange an excellent alternative at the Estillo Hotel round the corner which was very nice indeed. The location is great and you can easily get to all the main attractions by foot. Hotel Estillo is very modern and great facilities.
"Lovely central hotel on the Buda side of the river"
Lovely hotel with all required amenities on the quieter Buda side of the Danube. Close to tram line (19 or 41), main road and bus routes around town. Large room with shower and bath ensuite, hair drier, tea and coffee making facilities, comfy double bed, TV with freeview channels, minibar and safe.
Hotel staff were friendly and accommodated all requests, speaking numerous languages, providing extra towels, tea/coffee/creamers and very knowledgeable about the area, offering advice when needed.
Had the breakfast one morning, unlimited hot/cold drinks, continental style foods plus eggs made to order and even bacon when requested, everything needed to fill you up for the morning's exploring.
Two thermal spa's close by plus the funincular for easy access up to the Buda Castle complex (or take bus 16 up the hill). Relatively short walk to either the Szchezny or Liberty bridge for access to the Pest side. All in all, I found the hotel to be a good base for exploring the city.
When you are looking for it, there is not hotel sign, just the Old Monarchia restaurant below it. Just look for the restaurant & go inside there. Apparently they book the rooms. The room was nice if you're just using it as a home base. But the location is awesome, they have wifi (wasn't working during my visit.) Now it's not 5 star, but it is nice & affordable & I would recommend it!!
Tony from Austin, TX
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