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Budapest Civil Hostel

Mikszath Kalman Ter 4, 1st floor, Budapest 1088, Hungary
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Budapest Civil Hostel
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Ranked #326 of 554 Specialty Lodging in Budapest
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015
Pekka2055 Kunszentmarton, Hungary
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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Kunszentmarton, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We stayed two nights with my friend in the hostel because we celebrated his birthday in Budapest. Small hostel centrally located, it's near to the nightlife, all tourists attractions and to the public transport M3, M4, M2 underground stations, etc. The ownner was friendly, well informed and helpful. She gave us good tips. Our room was nice, big, comfortable, quiet... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

Where should I start? It's a condo transformed into a hostel by the owner (an old lady who doesn't speak english, only lil german)... The hostel is super dirty, there is only one (filthy) bathroom in the whole house, there's a kitchen you can use only a couple hours a day. To get into your room, you have to pass... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

If you ask me how I would describe my stay at the Budapest civil hostel, the answer would definetly be: " First day impressed,last day depressed ! ".Lady (owner) is renting a few rooms in her flat,and this can't be called a hostel. I was a bit lucky cause I booked seperate room together with my girlfriend, so i wasn't... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Probably the worst hostel I have ever been into. Old woman turned her big flat into small hostel. We weree staying in 6-bed bedroom that was actually a living room. Next to our room was a room for 5 people. They were passing all the time through our room because that was the only way to their room. Old woman... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Quiet and peaceful hostel with family atmosphere, we definitely recommend it if you want to sleep good in a center of Budapest. The lady you meet there is a very nice and she will give you tips and tricks where to go, where to buy etc. without being ripped off, her advice is very useful better than some guide. The... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Where to begin? The owners rent out spaces in their condo or something, mostly in a hall way that has beds all over and a stinky loft area. They would not answer the door bell most of the time, tried to change the price of the room once we agreed on a price etc.. No normal person would stay here,... More 

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charles1986, Owner at Budapest Civil Hostel, responded to this review

Dear unknown Guest, your opinion is extremely surprising and defamatory. I am sorry to say but I cannot imagine you have been in my hostel at all. How come you could write such a comment on my hostel? Maybe you were in an other one. In our building there are 4 other hostels and flats for rent. We can only... More 

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