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Budapest City CentreHungary

Experience the monuments, museums and castle in Budapest City Centre!

Discover the historic area of Budapest City Centre—a stunning cathedral, abundant cafes and top sights from St. Stephen's Basilica to Szechenyi Chain Bridge.

Where to stay in Budapest City Centre

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Inner City Budapest

4.5/5Wonderful!(1,188 area reviews)

St. Stephen's Basilica and Szechenyi Chain Bridge are top sights in Inner City Budapest, and you should be sure to explore the popular shops. Hop aboard the metro at Vorosmarty Square Station or Bajcsy-Zsilinszky Street Station to see more sights in the area.

Inner City Budapest
Erzsebetvaros, Budapest, Hungary

Erzsebetvaros

4/5Very Good!(679 area reviews)

Dohany Street Synagogue and Kiraly Street are top sights in Erzsebetvaros, and you should be sure to explore the luxurious spas. Hop aboard the metro at Keleti Station or Deak Ferenc ter Station to see more sights in the area.

Erzsebetvaros
Hungarian State Opera House which includes a statue or sculpture

Terezvaros

4.5/5Wonderful!(356 area reviews)

Consider exploring the abundant dining options in Terezvaros. If sightseeing is on the list, Hungarian State Opera House is a top attraction. Hop on the metro at Vorosmarty Street Station or Kodaly Circus Station to see more of the area.

Terezvaros
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Castle Hill

4.5/5Wonderful!(188 area reviews)

Travellers love Castle Hill for its stunning river views, and you can see more of Budapest City Centre by jumping on the metro at Batthyany Place Station or Szell Kalman Square Station. You might spend time checking out top sights like Fisherman's Bastion and Buda Castle.

Castle Hill
St. Stephen\'s Basilica showing a river or creek, heritage architecture and a church or cathedral

Belváros - Lipótváros

Known for its fantastic nightlife and stunning river views, there's plenty to explore in Belváros - Lipótváros. Check out top attractions like St. Stephen's Basilica and Szechenyi Chain Bridge, and jump on the metro at Vorosmarty Square Station or Kossuth Lajos ter Station to see more of the city.

Belváros - Lipótváros
Hungarian National Museum which includes interior views

Jozsefvaros

4/5Very Good!(371 area reviews)

Enjoy the popular shops in Jozsefvaros. Arena Plaza Shopping Mall is a worthwhile stop, and you can jump on the metro at Nepszinhaz utca Station or Klinikak Station to see more of District VIII.

Jozsefvaros

Top hotels in Budapest City Centre

Bliss Hotel And Wellness
Bliss Hotel And Wellness
4 out of 5
Ó utca 43-49, Budapest
The price is £45 per night from 7 Oct to 8 Oct

Located in Terezvaros, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Oktogon, Hungarian State Opera House, and House of Terror. St. Stephen's Basilica and Parliament ...

4.1/5Very Good! (341 reviews)
Mark

"Accommodation was great, and hotel facilities excellent. Location of the hotel Was very central. Staff all very pleasant and helpful"…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb 2020

Bliss Hotel And Wellness
Iberostar Grand Budapest
Iberostar Grand Budapest
5 out of 5
Oktober 6. utca 26, Budapest

Located in Inner City Budapest, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Liberty Square and St. Stephen's Basilica. Szechenyi Chain Bridge and Hungarian ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (996 reviews)

"Room was amazing, very spacious and luxurious. Staff were super friendly and extra accommodating for my birthday. Facilities were very nice, definitely worth getting the breakfast. Perfect location for getting around."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2020

Iberostar Grand Budapest
New York Residence
New York Residence
5 out of 5
Osvat utca 2-8, Budapest
The price is £78 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct

Located in Erzsebetvaros, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Blaha Lujza Square and Dohany Street Synagogue. Hungarian State Opera House and Vaci ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (963 reviews)

"Really good hotel highly recommend staff friendly and helpful ,and very clean"…"

Reviewed on 23 Aug 2020

New York Residence
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top Holiday Rentals in Budapest City Centre

Loft Astoria
Loft Astoria
4 out of 5
Múzeum körút 1/b, Budapest
The price is £85 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct

Located in Inner City Budapest, this apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Paloma, Dohany Street Synagogue and Hungarian National Museum. Vaci Street ...

4.3/5Excellent! (281 reviews)

"Excellent location, wonderful building. Great staff - until they disappeared. OK, it's the spread of corona virus"…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar 2020

Loft Astoria
Amber Terrace Studio
Amber Terrace Studio
3 out of 5
Veres Pálné utca 7, First Floor, Budapest
The price is £19 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct

Located in Inner City Budapest, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Vaci Street, Great Market Hall and Elisabeth Bridge. Dohany Street Synagogue ...

4.3/5Excellent! (472 reviews)
Loved it!

"Recently upgraded studio apartments in the heart of Budapest. They are conveniently located within minutes on foot to shopping, restaurants and pubs in the area. The Danube and all it offers is just a short walk from the studio. Management is quick to respond to questions or comments. The studios ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jun 2020

Amber Terrace Studio
Colours Apartments Budapest
Colours Apartments Budapest
4 out of 5
Kazinczy u. 9., Budapest

Located in Erzsebetvaros, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Dohany Street Synagogue and Hungarian State Opera House. St. Stephen's Basilica and Vigado ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (152 reviews)

"It’s a very good apartment. Good location, good condition, good staff,"…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

Colours Apartments Budapest
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Popular places to visit in Budapest City Centre

Parliament Building
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Parliament Building

4.5/5(987 reviews)

Gaze at the grand building of the democratic government of the people of Hungary and enjoy its reflection in the Danube River.

Gellert Thermal Baths and Swimming Pool
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Gellert Thermal Baths and Swimming Pool

4.5/5(281 reviews)

Soothe your aching joints in Budapest’s famous mineral hot springs housed in an impressive building where you can also enjoy a range of spa treatments.

Szechenyi Chain Bridge
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Szechenyi Chain Bridge

4.5/5(1,053 reviews)

Learn about the intriguing history and construction of the city’s most famous bridge, which offers interesting views along the River Danube.

Buda Castle
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Buda Castle

4.5/5(983 reviews)

One of the highlights of the Budapest skyline, this palatial structure also offers interesting galleries and museums.

St. Stephen's Basilica
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St. Stephen's Basilica

4.5/5(923 reviews)

Ride an elevator to the dome of this large church to admire the panoramic views across Budapest and the Danube.

Heroe's Square
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Heroe's Square

4.5/5(895 reviews)

Hungary expresses its pride in its thousand years as a national entity in this large public square with monuments to past heroes.

Top things to do in Budapest City Centre

Dinner Cruise with Operetta & Folk Show
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Dinner Cruise with Operetta & Folk Show

£57
Per adult
86% of travellers recommend
Danube Bend Day Trip with Lunch
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Danube Bend Day Trip with Lunch

£61
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Budapest Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour
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Budapest Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour

£15
Per adult
84% of travellers recommend
Danube Sightseeing Evening River Cruise - 'Danube Legend'
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Danube Sightseeing Evening River Cruise - 'Danube Legend'

£17
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Danube Sightseeing River Cruise with Optional Margaret Island Visit
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Danube Sightseeing River Cruise with Optional Margaret Island Visit

£12
Per adult
90% of travellers recommend
Buda Castle Walking Tour - 3 hours
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Buda Castle Walking Tour - 3 hours

£83
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend

Cities near Budapest City Centre

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Budapest

Heroes\' Square showing a statue or sculpture and a square or plaza

Andrassy

Lipotvaros

Lipotvaros