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3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Rakoczi ut 67., Budapest 1081, Hungary
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Ranked #37 of 156 Budapest B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Budapest, Hungary
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Absoluutely disgusting service. The hotel is nice and the concierge (half Dutch) is a wonderful man: but he wasn't there that night; I waited 90 minutes to get my room booked and had to call my Hungarian wife in England to call the hotel back, finally to check in, when they discovered I did actually have a reservation. That should... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Robert helped us a lot whilst we stayed here - he recommended a lovely place to eat and even made the reservation for us. It was literally a 2 min walk away from hotel. Another guy also helped us out a lot when we decided to stay another night. We had to leave at 5am and he organised our taxi.... More

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Cork, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

A group of 10 of us stayed here for 2 nights and we were all impressed by the quality of the hotel. At first it can be hard to spot as you go through a bar to the main reception. The rooms are very clean, spacious, air conditioned and comfortably. The staff were very helpful, provided us with plenty of... More

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Vienna
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Had a wonderful weekend trip to Budapest, and found the hotel through booking.com due to it's good reviews and close location to the Keleti Train station. It's only a 5 minute walk from the station (at the moment there were many constructions so it took a little longer), and it was very simple to go through the bar to the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

A group of 6 of us stayed here for 5 nights and were pleasantly surprised by the hotel. It's a decent 20/25 min walk from the river but only about 10/15minutes away from all the ruin bars and is on a main road so we all felt quite safe walking about at night. Very close to the local metro station... More

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East Lansing, Michigan, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

I stayed here for four nights, it was my first trip to Budapest, and did not quite know what to expect. Overall the hotel was quite good, the only reason I wouldn't give it an excellent was the location, being that it was about a twenty minute walk to the Danube, but other than that it was great. The rooms... More

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

With changes made to the rooms most recently made staying at the hotel visually pleasant, a rustic feel to the bar (a good thing) made you feel you were in the NY or London! However, the best part about our stay was assistance, service and communication that Roberto gave my friends and I. His knowledge of the city is second... More

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Timisoara
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Great Location. Large & clean room. The advantaje from my point of viwe is that, first, you enter in a small bar, and after that you can find the reception. It's a good way to make sure that you won't have a bad surprize.

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Marbella
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

This is my 3rd stay in the Elit and it hasnt let me down yet. Its very good value for money with large clean rooms. It is in a good location with everything you need within easy walking distance. The staff are exceptionally helpful without the stiffness of the western Euopean hotels. I came for dental treatment but was working... More

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Beavercreek, Ohio
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

First, the hotel is located in a bar. You walk into the bar, walk towards the back & there is the reception desk. Not elevator. Room is semi dark with artificial light. The pictures you see where the light looks yellow & dingy is an appropriate review of what to expect. Rooms were mostly clean, though there was a ball... More

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Address: Rakoczi ut 67., Budapest 1081, Hungary
Location: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Elit 3*
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Hotel Elit is situated in the downtown centre of Budapest 200 meters from the international train station. We are waiting our guest with beautiful large rooms, rich buffet breakfast and fair prices. Great choice of restaurants, sightseeing and other programmes are available at our friendly Hotel. We offer the best quality/price ratio in the area. Hope to see You soon. ... more   less 
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