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Central Backpack King

Traveller (9)
Room & Suite (3)
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“common room”(4 reviews)
“own bathroom”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

The reception for this hostel is on the second floor and there is an elevator. It is located near the city central with access to buses. It is roomy with a lot of light. There are fabulous restaurants and souvenir shops everywhere. Each floor has...More

Thank Ronald T
Reviewed 20 April 2017

From the directions on the booking confirmation making the commute from the train station super easy, to the sad goodbye of the wonderful staff, this place has everything...including free coffee!! If you're a backpacker, this is your spot! Metres from St. Stephen's Basilica and local...More

Thank rbgg87
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Most people who are looking for a place to stay want to know about how much it cost, well this place is definitely a good price! Location is amazing, you're literally right next to a very popular cathedral. It's within walking distance to everything, to...More

Thank Sexyton
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Just back in Ireland after visiting Budapest at the weekend. The staff in the hostel were exceedingly helpful. The location here is fantastic right around the corner from Saint Stephen's basilica. Rates were very good. Would definitely recommend. Thanks Szilvia and co

Thank GalwayPC
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

I absolutely loved this place. Staff were so friendly and helpful. They did everything they could to help us with directions etc. It was a really nice hostel. Beds were comfy and rooms were cosy. Lovely heating on by night especially when it was cold...More

Thank Sarah H
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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USD 21 - USD 92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
USD 21 - USD 92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube,
with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The
Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica
stand out as two of the finest examples of
architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for
more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval
city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while
the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention
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"This apartment is a few blocks away from where the actual hostel is, reason why is really quiet."
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"Larger groups get rooms with windows, private rooms seemed very dark."
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