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Mathias Hostel Budapest

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

This hostel is actually student dorm, so rooms and kitchen’s equipment are meant for students and are therefore not in the best condition. Our room was big enough for two, has the large closet, clean sheets, but not so clean bathroom. Towels are not included. The kitchen is on the ground floor with basic equipment. You can also use their...

Thank Eva K
Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We booked on price, and to be fair we should have spent a bit more. The rooms were very sparse with very thin mattresses the floor had more cushioning. The showers were ensuite but not clean, a bit like the whole hostel. The kitchen was small and basic, not really suited to the size of the place. The wifi was...

Thank luke g
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

We arrived to find out you have to pay with cash so they took our Id instead as we had no cash. We were directed to our room and we tried to charge our phone and the electricity didn't work. We told the guy and they changed our room which was good. However the rooms are dirty, the floor in...

Thank kts_90
Reviewed 15 August 2015

We stayed here with a group of 29 and it is basic but clean and tidy. Excellent value and all rooms are ensuite. There is free wifi and this was reliable. You need to take cash as they do not accept credit cards. On the down side, the kitchen is very poorly equipped

Thank Mike P
malacca, malaysia
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Mathias Hostel offers a room with basic facilities, like attached bathroom, tables and cupboards to store things, but has no tea making facilities, no TV, no water, etc. Travellers arriving should take a taxi as it is a bit difficult to get there with public transport. Free Wi- Fi is offered. Beds and furniture is old. One of the room...

Thank royee
Tampere, Finland
Reviewed 3 September 2014

We had a room reservation for mathias hostel during the time there was sziget festival going on last august 2014. When we finally arrive, in the middle of the night, the door was locked and there was a sign "sorry we are closed" in the main door. Umm, what? We ring the doorbell and get in and walk to the...

4Thank medsq
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Reviewed 4 September 2013

The hostel is not very clean and the rooms are very simple. The bathroom is very small and uncomfortable. The wifi was not available at all times and we had to come to the lobby to use the same as the signal is not good. The only good thing about this place is that the staff is very friendly

Thank djdebashis
Reviewed 3 September 2013

I took the airport minibus as it would be hard to find and is on a windy hill so not a good place to be walking with luggage. Staff were very friendly and spoke excellent English. They would look up train times and prices for me and explain bus numbers and how to get around town. They also sell snacks...

Thank LondonE7
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 26 January 2013

The hostel is very cheap, so you can not expect too much. In addition to the holiday season serves as a dormitory. The advantage is its location close to the center next to Gellert Hill, the Pest side you can quickly get the bus number 8 There is free wifi Internet access, but in our room was poor coverage and...

Thank zajac555
Brasov, Romania
Reviewed 2 September 2012

You know, I didn't have high expectations for a 20 E / night hostel in downtown Budapest, but this was just a nightmare. The sheets were more yellow than white, hair on the pillows, prison size rooms, you really can not fall asleep until the last one of your neighbors fells asleep > you can hear everything from the toilets...

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Gellert Hill
If you want to treat your camera to some amazing scenery, Gellért Hill is a must on your itinerary. A funicular journey from the Chain Bridge along the hillsides provides a fast connection between Buda and Pest, hoisting visitors to panoramic vistas. Once on top of the hill, you’ll find the Citadel dominate the landscape with its imposing 19th century construction, a site that’s hard to keep your eyes on without being distracted by the phenomenal view over the Danube and the eight bridges crossing. Once on Gellért Hill however, one mustn’t miss the famous Gellért Baths. Budapest is renown for its thermal waters and its baths, and the Gellért Baths are housed in an impressive art nouveau structure. Its interior design, with its many mosaics, recalls the preceding relationships the city has had with healing springs and saunas, traditionally used within this neighborhood since the Ottoman Empire.
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Mathias Hostel Budapest is situated in the most beautiful part of the city centre, with great panorama.Our rooms are double, but there are also single rooms. Each comes with a seperate bathroom and a big garderobe at the entrance for your numerous luggages. There is Bistro and free Internet.We care about your time, by offering diverse programmes (films, cooking, etc.).We are flexible! We try to do everything possible to serve you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mathias Hostel Budapest

Address: Somloi ut 51., Budapest 1016, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > Gellert Hill
Price Range: ₹ 1,376 - ₹ 3,911 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 65
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