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Hotel Central Basilica

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hercegprimas utca 8, Budapest H-1051, Hungary
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Ranked #76 of 330 hotels in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Rooms and bathrooms were spacious. Location is fantastic right next to the basilica and close to many restaurants. Staff were efficient, helpful in booking taxis, giving advice and storing our bikes. Breakfast OK. Only real drawback was that the rooms were hot and the air conditioning did not seem to work in our room. Didn't like the 5 euros charge... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A hotel in the central part of Pest. A smal reception with a various kind of staf, from helpful to quite ignorant. The room had a odeur that was not so nice, Im glad that I could open the windows. The beds where hard and no thin madrass on top, just a platic cover under the sheet and the pillows... More

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Montclair, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Located near St Stephen's Basilica, with a 5-minute walk to Deak Sq and the three Metro lines, also within walking distance of Chain Bridge, :Parliament, opera house, etc. The hotel itself is okay: the room was clean, there was no chair, only a stool; the bed was extremely low; the bed linens, towels, and pillows were second-rate (towels with holes... More

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Alexandria, Egypt
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel offers the best location with The Basilica just across the street, so if you are planning a city trip sort of vacation, you should definitely consider booking this hotel ... The Breakfast is basic and needs some improvements ... But staff very friendly and helpful ... to sum up you get what you pay for.

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wicklow
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

3 night stay to go to the Hungarian F1 grand prix. Hotel lifted the cost this weekend which is poor form. Central location to restaurants some very good Italian ones and lots of people using the outdoors as its very humid and hot. Bascilica outside the bedroom window and yes there are bells, very bloody big ones and they chime,... More

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HotelBasilica, Manager at Hotel Central Basilica, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your review, which we found very helpful. In F1 grand prix period all the Hotels in the city is working on a higher rate, this is a peak season in Budapest. As we are situated right beside the Basilica the bells can be loud and we try our best to inform our guests... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Good budget hotel central to attractions. Reception staff very approachable and extremely helpful. Beds very low, poor quality bed linen and towels threadbare. Pillows like wafers. Shower waist high, hand held. Breakfast atrocious, boiled eggs, hot dogs, or scrambled eggs with rice pudding or mashed potato. Waitresses for first 3 days very miserable, did not wish to help guests. Crockery... More

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Longridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Highly recommend this hotel, right in the heart of everything. Near the main squares and the Jewish area which has many 'Ruin bars' which are well worth checking out. Very clean rooms and a fine buffet breakfast! Would definitely stay here again.

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

stayed here for 2 nights on a tour in May - fantastic location right in the heart of the city. being near the Basilica was great for navigation as its easy to find your way back. Good quality rooms with nice bed and very good breakfast. Reception organised our taxi to the airport which was nice and easy, WIFI costs... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We stayed there last June for 5 days. The reason why we chose this hotel over others was because of the location. And we were indeed not disappointed. Aside from the location, the receptionists are very helpful. Check in and out was fast. We stayed on the 3rd floor and the room and bathroom is quite spacious and clean. Continental... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The hotel is located near almost everything a tourist would need; walking distance to most attractions, metro station, a variety of restaurants, and money changer. The hotel staffs provided excellent services during our stay.

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Address: Hercegprimas utca 8, Budapest H-1051, Hungary
Location: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Central Basilica 3*
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