Hotels & Hostels

See below a list of shortlisted hostels and hotels that are recommended to you for their convenient location in Budapest, their proximity to the public transport facilities and a reasonable price.

Maverick Hostel

room rate: 13-42 Euros

Located in the heart of the city, it is only a 15 minutes walk from the Corvinus University. In a renovated royal mansion built by the Hapsburg dynasty, the Maverick Hostel is open to guests in its original magnificence. The area is home to many small streets from the Middle Ages offering a variety of culture, great restaurants, traditional coffee houses, and bars. Most of the city's tourist attractions are within 15 minutes on foot including the Castle area on the Buda side and the famous ruin pubs. 


The hostel has both private rooms up to 5 beds and 5-10 bed dorms. No bunk beds. Rooms combine modern design and historical style. Maverick Hostel offers a fully equipped shared kitchen, free tea/coffee all day long, free wifi, elevator, free luggage room and breakfast for 5 euros. 

Maverick Hostel

Maverick Hostel
Ferenciek tere 2.
1053 Budapest, Hungary
Phone: +36 1 793 1605


Pal's Hostel and Apartments

room rate: 12-35 Euros

If you're looking for privacy during your stay in Budapest, Pal's Hostel is a great place to start from. The hostel, that won the Hoscar for 'Best Hostel in Hungary 2013', offers comfortable private rooms and spacious apartments with beautiful views across the road to St Stephen’s Basilica. It is located near to the Chain Bridge and the intersection of all three metro lines, so it is easy to get anywhere in the city. The Corvinus University is only 30 minutes by foot, or 20 minutes using the tram number 2 from Eötvös tér, or tram number 47-49 from Deák square.


Pal’s Hostel has Private Rooms, apartments and penthouse apartments for up to 6 people and Dorms for 4-6 people. The hostel offers free wifi, and a 5 Euros breakfast is available at the café next door. 

Pal's Hostel

Pal's Hostel and Apartments
Szent István tér 3.
1051 Budapest, Hungary
Phone: +36 30 524 2466

Wombats City Hostel Budapest

room rate: 17-38 Euros

The Wombat´s City Hostel Budapest is part of a hostel chain with hostels in Berlin, Budapest, London, Munich and Vienna. Wombats Hostel Budapest is located in the heart of the downtown, surrounded by historical sites, like St Stephen’s Basilica, the Grand Synagogue and the beautiful world heritage Andrássy Avenue. This area was just recently renovated, and after hours became the party center of the city. The hostel is only 5 minutes from the Deák square metro station where 3 metro lines stop, and it is just 25 minutes from the Corvinus University on foot, or 10-15 minutes by tram number 47 or 49. 


Wombats Hostel has double rooms, and 4-8 bed dorms. It offers free welcome drink, wifi, luggage storage and lockers in every room, has group booking opportunity and it also has a common kitchen with free pasta and spices. 

Wombats City Hostel

Wombats Hostel
Király u. 20.
1061 Budapest, Hungary
Phone: +36 1 883 5005


Adagio Hostels

room rate: 10-24 Euros

Adagio Hostel has 2 locations in Budapest, both of them in Andrássy Avenue. Adagio Hostel 1.0 Oktogon is located close to public transport facilities, it takes 20 minutes by tram 4-6 and metro line M4 (changing at Rákóczi tér) to reach Corvinus University. Adagio Hostel 2.0 Bazilica is located in the heart of the city, near St Stephen’s Basilica, and near Deák square, from where you can reach the university in 20 minutes taking the tram number 47 or 49. 


Adagio Hostel 1.0 Oktogon has double rooms and 4-12 bed dorms, Adagio Hostel 2.0 Basilica is smaller, with double rooms and 6-10 bed dorms. They provide free WIFI access, free use of linen, free unlimited self-serving coffee and tea, cooking facilities, washing facilities, security lockers with individual key, free maps, free Budapest Guide and group booking opportunity.

Adaigo Hostels

Adagio Hostels
Andrássy út 2. & 53.
1062 Budapest, Hungary
Phone: +36 1 321 3522, +36 1 950 9674

Friend's Hostel

room rate: 9-37 Euros

Friend’s hostel is next to Liszt Ferenc square surrounded by shops, restaurants, clubs, ruin bars and sights. The hostel is located next to the Oktogon 4-6 tram stop, from where you can take the tram until Rákóczi tér, and change to the Metro line M4, which stops in front of Corvinus. 


Friend’s Hostel has private rooms, apartments up to 6 people and dorm beds. It offers free wifi, kitchen facilities, free tea and coffee, lockers for the dormitories, maps and brochures, hair dryer, curling iron and X-box 360.

Friend's Hostel

Friend's Hostel
Teréz körút 4.
1066 Budapest, Hungary
Phone: +36 20 808 1605


Hotel Ibis Budapest Centrum***

room rate: from 46 Euros

The hotel is situated downtown, in the semi-pedestrian Ráday utca, famous for its pleasant cafés, restaurants and terraces, offering daily menus for a really fair price. It is located in the immediate vicinity of the National Museum, and 5 minutes walking distance from the River Danube and Váci street, located in the touristic, business and historical center of Budapest. You can reach Corvinus University in 5-10 minutes on foot, or you can take metro line M4 or trams 47 or 49 at Kálvin square for 1 stop. 


Hotel Ibis Budapest Centrum offers an all you can eat breakfast from 6.30am, but if you have a flight earlier, you can enjoy a more simple breakfast from 4 in the morning. Free wifi, hairdryer, luggage storage and safe at the reception are also available, and you can grab a light meal at the bar which opens day and night.

Hotel Ibis Centrum  

Hotel Ibis Budapest Centrum
Ráday utca 6.
1092 Budapest, Hungary
Phone: +36 1 456 4100
Web:  Web site

MEININGER Budapest Great Market Hall***

room rate: from 15-57 Euros

In the center of Budapest, immediately next to the Great Market Hall on the Pest side of the city is the MEININGER property. From here it is easy to reach many tourist attractions such as the parliament, the State Opera or the St. Stephan's Basilica. After a short stroll along the Danube, MEININGER guests can marvel at the UNESCO-World Heritage Site on the Buda side and stop by the Gellert Thermal Bath for a relaxing break. Thanks to the nearby Fővám tér train station it only takes about ten minutes to reach the Central Train Station from here. The hotel is located right in front of Corvinus University.


Meininger Hotel offers single-/ double room, triples, and quads rooms. You have access to an all you can eat breakfast from 6.30am. Free wifi, hairdryer, luggage storage and safe at the reception are also available.

Meininger Hotel Great Market hall
Csarnok tér 2,
1093 Budapest, Hungary
Phone: +36 1 70 08 225
Web: Web site
Reservation: Book accomodation services within an agreed call-in allotment at fixed rates, quoting the key work "CF2019"