First off, I need to state that this place is for people who do not need a reception desk because there is none. Once I was able to get into the place (they expect you to call ahead to let them know what time you will be there), I was very happy with the stay. The first few moments though standing outside the building with no phone and no idea how to get in touch with the place were quite unpleasant.
The building is located in the middle of a big square, which is central to most attractions in Budapest. It is also located right next to the tram and Metro stops - so it is very well connected and convenient.
The room was large and simply but nicely decorated. The shower was not the best as the hot water kept disappearing, but the bed was comfortable and welcoming after a day of sightseeing.
The owner is very nice - my luggage was lost and he helped me coordinate it all late at night using his own phone. He owns a hostel not far from this place (2 tram stops = 10 blocks) and I ended up going to the hostel quite a lot because they had the reception. The young people managing the places are super friendly and helpful.
Overall, I felt very cozy in that place...even though I missed having a reception.
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