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Star City Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Istvan Utca 14, Budapest 1078, Hungary
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
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    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Marlboro, New Jersey
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71 reviews 71 reviews
14 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was rated 4 stars in Trip advisor, which I just can't imagine how. We arrived to the property and it is located in an old area of the city which is not very nice to say the least. The hotel is far away from the main districts and you will need to get a cab or take the... More

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StarCityHotelManager, Vezető at Star City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear "jucalo57", Thank you for your detailed remarks about our Hotel and Services. Your opinion is important for us, and we'll consider the possiblities to develop our facility and services based on our Guests' reviews. I would like to inform you, that we are a standard Budapest 3 star hotel, and unfortunately we can not compete with those 4 or... More

Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my first trip to Budapest. The hotel located near the Keleti railway station, so it was very suitable for me. The great thanks to hotel staff, all of them are very friendly and helpful even in late evening. Сharming young people with good english. Good breakfast, conditioned rooms. Hair dryer as a extra options.

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StarCityHotelManager, General Manager at Star City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dasha Z, Thank you very much for taking your time to write a review about Star City Hotel. We are very happy to hear that you had a nice stay with us and you were satisfied with our staff, found the breakfast and the rooms good. We truly hope that we will have the chance to welcome you back... More

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Me and my friend came to Budapest on a budget holiday, an 11 night stay cost us about £170 ish each, so we weren't expecting an amazing hotel. However, our room is very spacious and clean, the breakfast is excellent and the staff are wonderful and helpful. My only criticism is the place could do with a lick of paint... More

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StarCityHotelManager, Értékesítési igazgató at Star City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest 'Natasha M', Thank you very much for your kind review. I was very happy to read that you liked the services, the kidness of the staff and you were satisfied with the breakfast selection of the hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back to Star City Hotel again soon. Kind regards, Csilla Mormer Sales Manager More

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The hotel staff were friendly with good English. The desk was manned 24hrs. When asked they provided good information and directions for restuarants. Breakfast is basic European fare - rolls, croissant, scrambled eggs, tea, coffee etc. Wi-fi was good in the rooms. I had a 3rd floor room overlooking the courtyard. Only downside was occasional stale smoke from below. I... More

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StarCityHotelManager, General Manager at Star City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest 'ALJ_XXX', Thank you very much for taking your time to share your comments on your stay at Star City Hotel. I was very happy to read your kind feedback and to receive overall a 'very good' evaluation. Our reception is open 24 hours a day and my colleagues are always happy to answer all questions or to help... More

Jerusalem, Israel
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Let me begin by saying that the staff was excellent. I arrived late at night and the hotel was already locked. I rang the bell and the hotel clerk let me in. It was good to know that the entrance to the hotel was secure. The clerk was pleasant and helpful despite the fact that it was 1:00 a.m. When... More

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Bratislava
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9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

The hotel has very good location, about 5 min. walk to eastern railway station. We travel as 5 friends and booked 2 rooms (for 2 people with double bed and for 3 people). Our room (for 3 people) was at first floor next to terrace (it is the smoking place with windowed elevator). In hotel we spend 2 nights and... More

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Zagreb
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

The hotel is nice, if you are not demanding much. The best that we got from it is a free welcome drink fortunately in the center direction named Lado. This was wonderful charming place with a live jazz music and great food and in addition extremely pleasant stuff. The breakfast is nothing special..there is no any vegetables and natural yogurts..but... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

A great hotel, clean, warm and a great breakfast. Good location, not far from the Eastern Railway Stn with access to the Metro and buses. Half an hour walk to the river. Staff very friendly, receptionist recommended Paprika for dinner which was a 7 min walk from the hotel - good Hungarian food, lots of it and at a great... More

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StarCityHotelManager, General Manager at Star City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest "jwood_47", Thank you very much for your kind review. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay in Star City Hotel, liked the breakfast and our staff could help you to find out where are the good places to visit or to eat. I hope that we could contribute to your memorable stay in Budapest and... More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

A very good hotel always clean with good staff and good breakfast. Prices were very good, would go back again. It is based close to the city centre and the main railway station, it is also close to the new West End shopping centre which is good valuefor your money. There are also plenty of street cafe's available in the... More

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StarCityHotelManager, General Manager at Star City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest 'david2013712', Thank you very much for your kind review. I was very happy to read that you liked the location of Star City Hotel and you were satisfied with the cleanliness and with the breakfast selection of the hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back to Star City Hotel again soon. Kind regards, Andrea Schwindt-Kiss General Manager More

Wroclaw, Poland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

I stayed in that hotel twice. In 2010 I got a big, nice, clean, bright room with a double bed, and I thought it was a standard. In 2013 I booked a room with a double bed (it was explicitly stated in the confirmation I got: "a marriage bed"). Upon coming to the hotel with my husband we were located... More

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StarCityHotelManager, General Manager at Star City Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest 'MDZ419', Thank you for taking your time to post a review on our hotel. I am truly sorry for the mistake regarding the bed type, unfortunately we do not always receive the detailed bedding information of reservations made through some of our wholesaler partners. Concerning the sizes of the rooms, they are different. Most of our rooms are... More

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Address: Istvan Utca 14, Budapest 1078, Hungary
Location: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Star City Hotel 3*
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