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Friends Hostel Budapest

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Friends hostel was a great value for money, the rooms were really clean and so were the shared bathrooms. The communal area included a kitchen and a sofa meaning it had a very social vibe and we met lots of great people! Basics such as butter and pasta were provided so we didn't have to spend much money on food....

Thank Rebecca B
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Arrived at the hostel expecting to be placed in a dorm room within the hostel. However, we were taken to an apartment down the road (so away from the main hostel). Apartment was lovely, clean and homely. Shared with 6 other girls. Had a proper kitchen and bathroom all clean. The beds were comfortable, air con but room were still...

Thank hannahbarker8
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Unlike the typical hostel with many rooms and huge common areas where guests can meet and hang out together, this is a two bedroom apartment. (I stayed in the female only one.) The apartment is spacious, kitchen is nice and clean, bathroom with bathtub facility (which you can't really utilise because the hot water will become cold when you try...

1Thank Debbie W
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 12 June 2016

The atmosphere is GREAT, very relaxing. Staff is so nice and helpful. The rooms and the hostel is overall clean! So much more than you could ask for in a hostel! Best location aswell. Close to bars, walking distance to all of the attractions. Will definitely come back to Budapest and this hostel! Such a nice city!!

1Thank evelinaboos
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 6 June 2016

On the internet, the hostel looked cozy and hip and that's why I booked a bed for a couple of nights. In reality, it was a bit of a disappointment. The place is a private apartment, somewhat re-arranged into a hostel. The staff did clean the hostel, without the help of a cleaning lady. Yet the rooms weren't really clean....

Thank Ninijoon
southern ireland
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

If its Location to Octogon metro or the famous Kiraly st . Your after then stay here ... but I was here early May and just as Olivia G posted in here recent review of Friends Hostel Budapest. .I found the exact same thing Sarcasm and a huge lack of interest in the traveller . My experience of Hostels to...

Thank belone
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

We booked a double room at the hostel but were told over-booked when we arrived. However the staff allocated us a very nice, close apartment and sent us there by taxi. It was in central location and everything is just so perfect!

1Thank Tiffany N
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

We arrived around quarter past 7 (the time we stated when booking) and there wasn't anymore on reception to let us into the building, another guest had to let us in (which is slightly worrying regarding security) when the member of staff did arrive he apologised in which I can only regard as sarcastic, he quickly showed us points on...

1Thank Olivia G
Paris, France
Reviewed 20 April 2016

The hostel is very clean and modern. Lovely spacious sunlit room and well equipped kitchen, bathroom. Nice and friendly staff willing to help. The hostel is well situated and you can walk everywhere or take public transport nearby, should you get tired or lazy. Only one tiny negative point was the noisy trams (if your window opens on the boulevard.)...

1Thank murielle140
Jonkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

We had a really lovely stay at Friends Hostel. The staff was really kind and made us feel welcome! The room (Female dorm room) was very spacious and clean. The greatest thing is that it's like an apartment and it has a wonderful kitchen, 2 bathrooms. Places to sit and chill and hang your washing. Lovely little balcony out to...

2Thank erikaalilian

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Additional Information about Friends Hostel Budapest

Address: Terez koerut 4. | 2nd floor, Budapest 1066, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > Terézváros
Price Range: $20 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Friends Hostel Budapest 1.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“amazing loft-room”
martinapiemonti, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors for better view and quieter area”
256savannahk, 28 May 2015 | Read review
“The room you have is likely dependent on how many are in your party. The facilities were clean, the location is fabulous, that bathrooms, common area and kitchen are shared, but more than adequate... and they offer rental bikes on property, which is a very nice feature as Budapest is bicycle friendly... but the most important asset of this facility if the FRIENDLY HELPFUL STAFF!!”
GainesvilleBeachBum, 28 May 2015 | Read review
“Private room is desirable.”
Guestmohawk, 14 Oct 2014 | Read review
“We had the superior double room, which is much better considering the little price to pay.”
jessc66, 21 Mar 2014 | Read review
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