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Big Fish Budapest Hostel

114 reviews
Traveler (12)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (3)
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“common room”(8 reviews)
“big lockers”(3 reviews)
“spa tickets”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Reviewed September 28, 2017

This was my favourite hostel on my trip, just like staying at someone's house. Nice kitchen/ common area with projector and speakers, rooms with big lockers, plug sockets and lights on every bed. Really friendly staff and guests. One dorm has normal beds instead of...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2017

Great place to go for a cheap and friendly atmosphere in Budapest and very nicely located in the centre of the city. Old fashioned building with helpful staff. Accommodation on the first floor, with dorms and a common room/kitchen

Thank Alex S
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

This hostel is with no doubt the best one I could have picked. The staff was very helpful and made you feel welcomed. The hostel has a 'real' common room where you meet fellow travelers. The bathrooms and dorms are clean. I highly recommend you...More

Thank Thomas v
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Upon arrival we were redirected to their second location just down the road from the main venue. Our dorm was cosy, the bathrooms were decent, the shared kitchen/common room area was very well equipped and they provided padlocks for lockers at no extra charge. The...More

Thank Filip R
Reviewed May 21, 2017

This is by far the best hostel I have ever stayed at. The staff felt like long lost friends, and everyone hangs out together. I felt welcome within minutes of arriving. It was also impeccably clean; especially the bathrooms! Nicest hostel showers I have ever...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Price range
$18 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
$18 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveler (12)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (3)
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District VII / Jewish Quarter
District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses
the city’s Jewish Quarter. Its streets are lively and
colorful, its buildings narrate different histories in
an assortment of architectural styles, and its cafes
and bars are frequented and loved by the enthusiastic
crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of
the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in
Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly
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October 18, 2016|
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Response from Janis L | Reviewed this property |
my review was for a restaurant and also, somehow it showed up as a Hostel. the restaurant was great, never saw a hostel.
Room Tips
"Go for Red Room"
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"choose a room with windows ;-)"
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"I'd stay in one of the eight bed dorms since they aren't cramped at all, and you will save a bit of..."
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"Tulip room was nice and quiet!"
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