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Danube Palace: Tours & Tickets

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The Danube Palace was built between 1883 and 1885, in a splendid Neo-Baroque style according to the plans of Vilmos Freund. At that time it was known as the casino of Lipotvaros - but not in the term of gambling, but an aristocratic club for...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Zrinyi utca 5, Budapest 1051, Hungary
District V / Inner City
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous traditional Hungarian and gypsy music performed by the talented Rajko orchestra, composed mainly of strings. Accompanied by traditional dance in bright costumes. The show is 90 mins with a 10 minute intermission. It is mainly for tourists but is well performed and located in...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Emily H
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Manager at Danube Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Emily H Thank you for your feedback. We are glad to read that you liked the show and the beautiful theater hall. Visit us again. Kind regards Gabriella

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small theatre that regularly presents concerts of traditional Hungarian folk music and dance. I was concerned that it might turn out to be a schmaltzy tourist event, but both dancers and musicians were top-notch, and I could hardly sit still in my...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Deb04101
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Manager at Danube Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Deb04101 Thank you for your kind words. We are happy to read that you enjoyed the performance. Visit us again to relive the memories. Kind regards Gabriella

Reviewed 27 August 2019

This is a very small theatre, so you can really see the dancers and musicians. A great presentation with folklore in the dancing, and the string ensemble is amazing.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Cindy K
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Manager at Danube Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Cindy K Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed our show. We hope that you will visit us again in the future. Kind Regards Gabriella

Reviewed 10 July 2019 via mobile

So I got a discounted ticket, I sat up straight for most of the performance, and was able to see the entire stage, but due to the design of the terrace, if you’re on the very top, do not buy row 1, seat 1 or...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank faithcao
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Manager at Danube Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear faithcao We are glad you enjoyed the performance. Thank you for your thorough review. Your remarks will help us to improve our service. Best regards Gabriella

Reviewed 6 June 2019

Duna Palota - Danube Palace was built 1883-1885 in neo baroque style, originally used as casino, since 1951 the Palace is used for pulic folkore Performances and other culture Events; room can be also rented for private wedding parties. The Palace is well known for...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Herbert B
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Manager at Danube Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Herbert B Thank you for your review and remarks. You are most welcome to visit our show again in the beautiful Danube Palace. Best regards Gabriella

Reviewed 6 June 2019

The show was nice though a little stereotypical of what people think of Hungarian folks music. Good show though. And we connected it with dinner on a boat on the Danube, which made it really special.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank pfripp
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Manager at Danube Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear pfripp Thank you for your review. Your opinion is important to us. We are glad you enjoyed the show and the dinner. Kind regards Gabriella

Reviewed 12 May 2019 via mobile

Visited last Saturday night. Highly recommended. We only visited the concert, did not have any tour or dinner included. The concert hall is very small and cosy, thus offering good view from all the seats. We enjoyed it very much, especially the part with the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank tulpje07
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Manager at Danube Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear tulpje07 Thank you for your review. We hope you will visit us again. Kind regards Gabriella

Reviewed 11 May 2019

We saw the performance by the Rajko orchestra and dancers. So glad we did! The musicians and dancers really put their heart and soul in the music and dancing and it shows.

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank tealassie
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Manager at Danube Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear tealassie Thank you for your kind words. We are glad you liked the performance. Visit us again for new experiences. Kind regards Gabriella

Reviewed 5 May 2019

There was a good variety of music, dance and song. The musicians were very good and had some interaction with the audience. The dancers have wonderful costumes, talent and a lot of energy. The pick up at our hotel was quite late and I thought...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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GabriellaHK, Online Sales Manager at Danube Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear HollyS2445 We are glad you enjoyed the performance. Thank you for shareing your experience with us. Your remark will help us to improve our service. Kind regards Gabriella

Reviewed 5 March 2019 via mobile

This is a beautiful old fashioned building. The show is excellent. A must for tourists to enjoy traditional Hungarian.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank 7SE3
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Representative at Danube Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2019

Dear 3SEse7, Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our traditional show. Best regards, Tamara

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MMCSydney
24 August 2019|
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Response from pfripp | Reviewed this property |
We did the show together with the dinner cruise. I am not aware of any performances without these options, but you may want to go to their website. There is a chat option if I remember correctly.
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RIDI0406
13 August 2018|
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Response from elizabethgL3603PF | Reviewed this property |
Viewing is good from all seats. Doesn’t really make that much of a difference.
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Andrea C
1 March 2017|
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Response from GabriellaHK | Property representative |
Dear Andrea, sure! Kids will enjoy the performance as well! best regards, Hungaria Concert Ltd
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