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Review of Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace

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Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace
Ranked #2 of 340 Hotels in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
1 review
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“Excellent hotel”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2014

This Palace was converted into a beautiful hotel, excellent service, as with other Four Season, the service was outstanding, the location could not be better with amazing views, near a great variety of restaurants.

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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank Laura C
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YvesGiacometti, General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, responded to this review, July 28, 2014
I am extremely happy to read that you have enjoyed all aspects of your recent stay with us. Thank you for recommending our Hotel to all Tripadvisor readers and travellers!

I truly hope that we will have the opportunity of welcoming you back to Four Seasons Gresham Palace.

Sincerely,


Yves Giacometti
General Manager
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  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 bubbles
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Hong Kong, China
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40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

The location of this hotel is the best in Budapest and is right in front of the river facing the Chain Bridge. We stayed on the top floor with balcony and the view is superb. The facilities in the hotel is very high standard. We used the Gym which is of reasonable size and facilities. There was also a swimming lap pool and the Spa. We have coffee and snacks in the lobby bar. The staff are very friendly and helpful.
The only complaint was the wifi was not very fast and steady.

Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
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1 Thank Lobomychan
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YvesGiacometti, General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, responded to this review, July 25, 2014
Thank you for your praising words regarding the facilities and services you received in our hotel, highlighting our building’s location and the view to the Chain Bridge as especially favorable. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us so much that it prompted you to write and post a review of your memorable experience in this enchanting city. Please be assured that we well noted your slight criticism in relation to our Wifi connection, which unfortunately was not as reliable as you would have expected.

Kind regards,

Yves Giacometti
General Manager
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London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2014

Went for a short weekend break. There is really no room for complain, this was by far one of the best hotels we have stayed in. The view from the pool across the chain link bridge is awesome.

It is central to everything, food nightlife etc.

Would definitely go back.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank RnB2008
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YvesGiacometti, General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, responded to this review, July 25, 2014
I am so happy that managed to contribute to a memorable experience in Budapest. Our aim is to impress each and every one of our guests and I am happy to know that we succeeded in your case.

Best regards,

Yves Giacometti
General Manager
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Boca Raton, Florida
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61 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2014

This hotel is certainly up there as one of my favorites, certainly in Budapest but in the world. I really can't praise the hotel enough, the lobby is spectacular I always pause for a moment when arriving to take in the splendor which to be honest continues through the rest of the hotel. The hotel bar is great taking into the fact you can sit and just look at this wonderful building - apparently the cocktails are excellent too. The food is excellent, as good as you'll find in the city and caters for local dishes as well as more well known dishes for the international traveller. Location wise it is great for tourists, opposite the chain link bridge, which offers an excellent 10K running route for those who are interested and next to the (only?) Casino in Budapest. The Danube has the assortment of bars and restaurants within walking distance, and the John Bull British Pub is around the corner. Price wise it is extremely good for such an establishment, I ordered beer, wine and a nice steak dinner which came to about £30 per head (which includes gratuity). The attention to detail in the rooms is where it is at - very comfortable and spacious. Finally the staff - customer service perfection - can't fault any of them from the door man to the people in the Spa - just perfect.

Room Tip: You can gather plenty of free water in bottles from the Spa rather than paying for it. Some of th...
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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2 Thank CarlFrog
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YvesGiacometti, General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, responded to this review, July 25, 2014
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor following your recent stay with us here at the Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest. I am extremely happy to note that you enjoyed your time with us and I appreciate your praising words of our beautifully restored historic building, its features and advantageous location close to numerous trendy bars and quality restaurants in the city centre. It is also true our hotel is also favourably located to great running routes for those who are interested.

I am thrilled to read that you had a memorable stay with us and we are truly honoured that you rank us as among your favourite hotels you ever experienced! It makes us feel proud and it is especially rewarding to read that you recognized our staff for their efforts in making you feel pampered and special.

We hope should your travels bring you back to Budapest that you would continue considering Four Seasons Budapest your hotel of choice

Sincerely,

Yves Giacometti
General Manager
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New Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2014

This hotel has everything you expect from a 5 star luxury property . we stayed here in june celebrating a friends birthday for 3 nights, so it was a big group , and truly one of the best and most memorable experiences. rooms , food , restaurants, ambiance were outstanding . the best possible location you can ask for in the city , just 2 minutes away from the river ... chain bridge , 'vaci' shopping street ... restaurants , bars etc .

Room Tip: choose a room with the view of the river danube
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  • Stayed June 2014, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Helpful?
Thank sunny33666
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YvesGiacometti, General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, responded to this review, July 22, 2014
I am so happy that managed to contribute to a memorable experience in Budapest with the occasion of your friend’s birthday celebration. Our aim is to provide an unforgettable service for each and every one of our guests and I am happy to know that we succeeded in your case.

It was also great to read that you appreciated our building’s advantageous central location.

Best regards,

Yves Giacometti
General Manager
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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2014

Really can't praise this hotel enough.Truly spectacular decor,food is fantastic and the staff couldn't
Be more helpful,kind or attentive.This was our first visit to Budapest and in our opinion we chose the best hotel,in the best location,opposite the chain link bridge,and central to EVERYTHING.
TEN out of TEN Four Seasons!!

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Alison S
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YvesGiacometti, General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, responded to this review, July 22, 2014
I am extremely happy to read that you enjoyed your first stay with us during your first stay in Budapest. I appreciate your kind remarks about the location, decor and the employees of our Palace. It makes me feel proud to learn from your feedback that our staff have repeatedly done their best to offer a professional service.

I hope that we will have the opportunity of welcoming you back soon.

Sincerely,

Yves Giacometti
General Manager
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Montreal, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2014

This Hotel is almost everything a luxury hotel should be with excellent service. Great location excellent views. Highly recommended. If you go for the Danube view room ask for a higher floor, our 2nd floor room had the view partially obscured by the beautiful and very leafy trees.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Julia D
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YvesGiacometti, General Manager at Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, responded to this review, July 22, 2014
Your feedback is much appreciated, I am so glad we made such an impression! Thank you so much for your support and for recommending our facilities and services to the travelers’ world.

Sincerely,

Yves Giacometti
General Manager
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Property: Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace
Address: Szechenyi Istvan ter 5 - 6, Budapest 1051, Hungary
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Location: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > District V / Inner City
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Budapest
#2 Romantic Hotel in Budapest
#2 Spa Hotel in Budapest
#2 Luxury Hotel in Budapest
#2 Family Hotel in Budapest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace 5*
Number of rooms: 179
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