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Gresham Palace

Roosevelt Ter 5-6, Budapest 1051 , Hungary
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Ranked #19 of 262 attractions in Budapest
Type: Architectural Buildings
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Pons, France
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

This is a very classy luxury hotel overlooking the best view in Budapest, the lit up Chain Bridge. (The chandelier in the lobby is a view in itself too.) The staff and service is great and very attentionate. It was our wedding anniversary and we received a surprise cake and champagne with a beautiful card. Room service was wonderful, overlooking... More

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Northern Ireland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

We traveled Budapest on the Hop On Hop Off bus and stopped here.It was a wet day but it didn't stop us getting off here as it was just amazing. Very well preserved, clean and easy to navigate. A must see

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Sydney, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
41 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Originally built as a palace almost 200 years ago, this building has had an interesting life. It has been an office building, was occupied by the Soviet Military during WWII, been an apartment building then restored to it's original grandeur to operate as the five star Four Seasons Hotel. Wander into the lobby area and check out the floors, walls,... More

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Godollo, Hungary
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3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Gresham palace a really nice plce to stay if you are in Hungary. This hotel is really epensive but for the prize, they offer great treat. My family was impressed, we liked it a lot.

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Burnley, England
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118 reviews 118 reviews
72 attraction reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I asked if I might photograph the entrance hall and they were delighted to say yes. It is spectacular

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Antwerp
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181 reviews 181 reviews
69 attraction reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Gresham palace is one of the many beautiful buildings in an ecclectic Secessions style (Art nouveau). The entrance faces the Chainbridge on the Pest side of Budapest. At the entrance beautiful ironwork peacocks can be seen, and the hallway features glazed blue tiles and glass ceilings. The reception of the hotel is at the end of the hallway, and the... More

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Coral Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

It is difficult to miss this magnificent building because of its very central location. Although we did not stay at the hotel, we went inside on one occasion. The hotel ushers opened the doors for us and greeted us very warmly. We just walked around the lobby and took pictures of the wonderful ceiling, tiled walls, and the iron work.... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Budapest is somewhere that we have wanted to visit for a long time and having now done so, our experience was made even better by choosing to stay at the Gresham Palace. I honestly can't think of a hotel I've stayed in where the staff were so universally helpful and courteous. We arrived very late and I made a passing... More

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Orlando, Florida
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71 reviews 71 reviews
26 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

The Four Seasons lets you enjoy the building even if you are not staying there. Go for a drink and some appetizers in the lounge area of the lobby, and you will be glad you did!

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Vietnam
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244 helpful votes 244 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I was in Budapest on my birthday and decided to celebrate with afternoon tea at Gresham Palace, now run by Four Seasons. I booked my table which was right next to the pianist and his grand piano. The table was set with beautiful antique china and the waitress offered the history of this. You can choose from numerous teas and... More

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