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Kossuth Lajos utca No. 13 | 5th district, Budapest 1053, Hungary
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Emerald Hostel
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Ranked #295 of 511 Specialty Lodging in Budapest
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we rented an apartment for 11 of us, we had 4 rooms, seperated bathrooms, at excellent daily rate the house is over a renovation looks very nice from outside, a real historical building. traffic is excellent

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

we booked the apartment in there. it was large enough, the price is fair enough, it was around 7-8 euro if you are at least 12 people. the building is nice from outside, inside there were workers doing renovation. should be nice from inside shortly. we had good time, great party place is Budapest

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York, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

WARNING! DO NOT STAY AT THIS HOSTEL OR APARTMENT! Terrible experience. Booked for 3 nights, left after one after electricity and hot water was disconnected and we were woken at 7am from drilling on scaffolding outside of our window. As we requested alternative accommodation they tried to scam us out of €200 for "damages" which already existed when we arrived... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Please read! When we arrived there was no one there and the building was practically deserted however there was a number stuck to the door which we contacted and found out that the hostel had 'relocated' just down the road. The hostel we ended up in is called 'Muzeum Hostel' (I can't actually find that on tripadvisor) which is a... More 

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

my friends and i (we're 7 people) stayed there for 4days and we could say that it was quite nice. the place is not so clean but its so comfortable because we have the room just for us. there's a kitchen where we can cook, and have a dinner also. the wifi is so fast. unfortunately the heater for the... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

I was with my family in their apartment. What to say it was very very dirty. They even didn’t change bed clothes and they were completely dirty. Dirty floors, kitchen,… All beds were uncorfotable. No parking around, TV and WiFi didn't work, unpleasant guy who took the money and disappeared. DON’T GO THERE.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

,My boyfriend and I stayed in this hotel for three nights this August and one in September and foundit to be a really good hostel. We managed to test three bedrooms, firstly was a large dorm which could sleep 6 people, 2 of which in a double bed, in a really impressive room with a very high ceiling suggesting the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

Not the best or newest rooms but they are still decent for such a cheap price. The best part is the central location. They speak good enough english to answer any questions you have about sightseeing too.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

Emerald Hostel has great location, absolutely in the center. The prices are very good, almost the cheapest in the area. For that we received a standard room, free internet, flexible check in and check out. Bathrooms are common, like in many hostels. For the price it is not a bad choice

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Lyon, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013 via mobile

A group of 6 friends went there for almost a week in Budapest. We had a 6 bed room, just for us and that was quite nice but the room had 1 double bed and 4 single beds which were not great quality. The room look like a storage room with a lot of useless stuff inside like 5 closets... More 

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Address: Kossuth Lajos utca No. 13 | 5th district, Budapest 1053, Hungary
Location: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 14
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