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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In spite of asking for a room with easy access we were given a tiny cabin of very steep ship's stairs. The information on Internet stated there is a lift but there is no lift and we are both in our late 70s. Otherwise very clean with reasonable cheap breakfast. Bedroom so small we had to climb in from bottom... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of the hotel is great, right ON the Danube, near Margaret Bridge. You can see Margaret Island and the beautiful music and color fountain there from the boat. Is pretty close to tram stations, and the transportation in Budapest is pretty good. Walking distance to the Parliament building and the Lukacs thermal baths (over the bridge). Be careful... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 26, 2016

My sister and I stayed at this boat hotel for 4 nights. Very small beds but overall a comfortable stay, housekeeping daily. Breakfast is not the best, eggs and french toast was cold. Very basic food, no croissants or toast available which is usually a regular on buffet breakfasts abroad so was disappointed with this. The Lord Nelson restaurant on... More 

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58 reviews
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Reviewed October 15, 2016

The boat hotel is well placed for tram travel and walking along the danube. There as some lovely views from the boat in the evening. I found the op deck was great relaxing of an evening watching the boats travelling up and down the river.

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Thank JIM8950
Botel_Fortuna, Sales Representative at Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear JIM8950, Thank you very much for being our guest and also for leaving such an amazing review here. We are really greatfull and delighted by the fact how much you enjoyed your time with us, hopefully for not the last time. It was absolutely our pleasure having you on the board of Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant and if... More 

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3 hotel reviews
Reviewed October 4, 2016

The cabins are nice, with two or three beds. It is what you would expect from a boat. The rooms and common bathroom were not very clean though. If you plan to get breakfast included, it's a good choice, as you can choose from a lot of stuff.

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Thank Adrian S
Botel_Fortuna, Sales Representative at Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Adrian S, We would like to thank you for your comments but also for your useful remarks. Your feedback is a vital part of our business and it is through your constructive comments that we are able to improve the service we offer guests in our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon onboard. Best regards,... More 

Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

The view was very nice from our room however we found the price is too high for the quality and service. Shower barely worked. Its time for new shower head. Asked for shampoo it was not available. Some staff is very friendly and some should not be in the hospitality business at all!!! Breakfast was good. Bread is fresh every... More 

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Botel_Fortuna, Sales Representative at Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Edith B, We would like to thank you for your useful remark. Your feedback is a vital part of our business and it is through your constructive comments that we are able to improve the service we offer guests in our hotel. We address each of your comments with the appropriate departments. We very much look forward to welcoming... More 

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9 reviews
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

For the price, this was a great choice of accommodation. The boat is beautiful inside with chandeliers and lovely nautical furnishings. Our room and bathroom were clean although certainly small (but you are on a boat!) The location is quite good. is north of the city center on the Danube. One can walk into the center of town in about... More 

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Botel_Fortuna, Sales Representative at Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Charlotte D, Thank you very much for being our guest and also for leaving such an amazing review on TripAdvisor. We are really greatfull and delighted by the fact how much you enjoyed your time with us, hopefully for not the last time. It was absolutely our pleasure having you on Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant and if you... More 

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8 reviews
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

I can't tell much about the price, since we had a conference there but that was amazing. Just watch out that next to all the food, you enjoy also the outside and the sundeck on top of the boat! Super close to the city center and neat place with attentive staff. I liked the stay Just the AC wasn't really... More 

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Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Overall we enjoyed our time on the boat. We attended a conference and arrived early so stayed in two different rooms. Both were clean, though small. Bathrooms are quite small but work well. Beds were comfortable enough though the pillows were small (but bedding was really nice). The main room complaint is the carpet looks filthy (even though I'm sure... More 

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Thank Sarah G
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed August 29, 2016

we have returned to stay at hotel fortuna after we had a pleasant experience last year stay. we had a geat time again and will return in the future. it might be nice to have something for the kids in case of rainy days

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stay with us near to the city center of Budapest, next to Margharet Island in the 3 star category Fortuna Boat Hotel*** & Restaurant! Calm and pleasant accommodation in the heart of the Hungarian capital – pleasure is guaranteed! The Danube, the nature and the boat together provide an unforgettable experience. We offer two kind of accommodations in different categories,: 3 star hotelrooms (quality: superior and standard) or hostel rooms (single, twin, triple) for backpackers and thrifty travellers. For the health and comfort of our guests, Fortuna Boat Hotel*** & Restaurant is non-smoking, including all rooms and public areas. During your stay try our Lord Nelson Restaurant with delicious Hungarian and International meals. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant

Address: Szent Istvan park, also rakpart, Budapest 1137, Hungary
Location: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest
Price Range: $33 - $352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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Boat Hotel Budapest
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#26 Best Value Hotel in Budapest
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“Danube view rooms, so you can wake up with something pretty to look at :)”
 of 5 bubbles CameliaCse, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“The cabin I had was near reception but still dii not here people arrive or leave.”
 of 5 bubbles JIM8950, Oct 15, 2016 | Read review
“might be nice to have english speaking channels on tv”
 of 5 bubbles 725norap, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“window is a port hole, that you can close, therwise you hear lappin water and other boats”
 of 5 bubbles phoenbix2b, Aug 25, 2016 | Read review
“l cant say anything about this sorry but dont choose 15 room god the lock has problem”
 of 5 bubbles 328fundac, Aug 2, 2016 | Read review
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