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Reviewed February 17, 2019

The palace is just a normal looking palace, nothing exceptional in contrast with the surroundings. What was really great is that we had a chance to watch the changing of the guard and this really made the visit here worthwhile.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AndreiStej
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Located on Castle Hill near to the top Funicular Station is this rather unassuming building that has been used as the official residence of the President of Hungary since 2003. The original building dated from 1806 and housed aristocrats and Prime Ministers. It was almost...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 15, 2018

Sandor Palace is situated next to Buda Castle. It is where the Hungarian President lives and has 2 guards outside. The funicular is next to it. You cannot go inside.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hulagirlSurrey
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

The Sandor Palace is the official residence and headquarters of the president of Hungary. It was, as with all other buildings in Budapest, destroyed in the world war 2. Originally built in 1806 in the neoclassical style, Sandor Palace is housed inside Buda castle. You...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

its a beautiful plain building but we got a bonus when we was there we watch the changing of the guards very interesting we could not visit it inside

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Oliensunny5644
Reviewed October 30, 2017

This is the residence of the President and is located at the top next to Buda Castle where the funicular is located. You will see there are always military soldiers guarding the palace and you are welcome to take photographs, but you won't be able...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

We went to view Sandor Palace by accident really, we were walking from the Castle to the Bastion and in-between we see Sandor Palace. It’s a true spectacle and we got there just in time for the military procession!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ry4nJay
Reviewed June 24, 2017

Nicely reconstructed palec, where the Hungarian president resides. You can reach it easily with the Buda hill funicular.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 545medva
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately, we did not see the changing of the guard, and there wasn't much to see, but seeing the residence of a head of state is always interesting.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Julie A
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Get the funicular railway to the top for midday to see the guard. As an ex reservist it was interesting to see. But the drill is not a patch on the British Army. Seeing the guards in the sentry box put their issue shades on...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
...More
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