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Retox Party Hostel

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People who travel to Budapest don’t come for the clean streets, the peaceful nights, the immaculate and modern buildings...they go to Vienna for that. People who want to experience the grit, the underground, the alternative, the unseen, undiscovered, the hidden, they come to Budapest and somewhere behind an abandoned building with graffiti on the doors…… you’ll find Retox guests and staff. If you can’t work the name out - you probably shouldn’t come. If you can’t stand a morning view of a concrete jungle, stay at Grandio where there is a leafy jungle. If you want clinical clean-cut and pristine, this is not the place for you. But if you want to be part of a ‘new’ hostel scene where you walk into an overwhelming sense that stories from here are going to be passed onto your grand kids, (if you make it that long)… then join us at Retox. The name says it all, we like life, we don’t think too much about the future, but we live for the moment. We hit it hard and fast at night, and we wait a moment or two before considering the day. We do make it out sightseeing, but not to take photos and send postcards, but to admire views. We go to museums not to please our parents, but to be absorbed in culture. We party hard, not because it’s new and exciting, but because having fun is a much a better idea than not. We meet people not so we are not alone, but so that we are part of a community we never want to leave. Also, it’s an awesome place with heart stopping artwork, in the heart of the bar district (with three bars on our street alone) and a few minutes walk from some of the major sights and with public transport everywhere we look!). Please Note: Retox is a party hostel so there may be loud and drunk people as residents. If this is not ok, please contact us and we will find more suitable accommodation. Carpe Noctem Vitae is a calmer hostel. We also cannot accept booking from people over 40, but groups are welcomed!
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Grade: 100 out of 100
1413Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
426Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Billed as a ‘party hostel’, ths place was a let down in every sense of the word. Got told to quieten down while playing beer pong - meanwhile big man on the decks is spinning Euro trash for the Aussies in their baggy travellers kecks until 5am. Got given the wrong directions for
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this place is insane but in the best way possible. They have events everyday, it’s a party hostel in the truest sense of the word. The staff her is amazing, they go out of their way to make sure you make the best experience. We were originally only supposed to stay for two nights
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Stayed here on our recent trip, bad points were beds were so uncomfortable and showers were not great, but paying that price what can you expect, travellers heaven, first night there was great ppl everywhere and so much fun, second was the party boat, amazing venue, great scenery
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Me and a couple of friends had the pleasure of staying at this hostel for a week (Should've stayed 4 days but extended it was that good).
The staff were absolutely amazing and friendly, great bar and seemed to also attract great guests.
We came to Budapest for a festival but ende
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You 100% have to stay in this hostel, it’s so so much fun, everyone is super friendly and there’s so much going on! We especially loved the free eggs and bread at breakfast! Hands down the best hostel we stayed in for the whole trip!!
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Great room art!
Constant Party
Hey. I've booked via hostel world and it says I owe cash on arrival. Does it need to be in HUF or can I pay in pounds?
HUFs or Euro they accept, but your better off paying in HUF's
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"Non stop party"
"Not for the faint of heart, if you're looking for a good night sleep better off booking into a quieter hostel, party 24/7 !"
"All the rooms are the same level of crapness, some have air-con which is a must in summer"
"The bigger the dorm the bigger the party!"
"book in advance"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 11 - US$ 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
HungaryCentral HungaryBudapestTerézváros
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