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Киев, Украина
Reviewed 22 January 2017

It was a great trip and a great hostel. I was in Budapest only for 12 hours, and I spent a big part of time at this cool place :) Funny staff , who gave me chokolate sweets and told interesting stories, while watching TV :) Clean room, comfortable bed near the window and heater (it is sooo importante in...

Thank katepopil
Tielt, Belgium
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Nov 2016 Autumn in this city was good : cold but sunny days. Hipster Hotel : a quiet and simply good service: the staff is helpfull. Located in Pest in an old building with several appartments : a grey easteuropean style ( with nice forgotten ornaments ( watch the floors and doors) but once inside the hostel it feels like...

Thank vdhaeghe
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay. Staff were very helpful and the place was clean and quirky. Location is ideal, central and right by a main metro station. The place is poorly sign posted so keep an eye out for the building.. no signage on the front. Fully recommend staying here, even if your not hipster.

Thank Nick C
Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Location is good. But the hole experience wasn´t too good. They changed our room the first night and we had to sleep with other people in the room (we boked a private room). After that we got a room near the kitchen and the main badroom and it was sooo noisy, that I could´t sleep until 01 at night (it...

1Thank colibri661
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I stayed here because it was recommended by a friend of mine. I had spent one night in another hostel first and then 3 nights at Hipster Hostel and I am so glad I moved. I loved it's chilled out vibe. It is not that far from things, once you are familiar with the city. It is close to good...

2Thank kerry s
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 7 August 2016

I stayed here with a group of friends for 3 nights, we were a bit disappointed at how small it was and there wasn't a very buzzy atmosphere as there was very few people staying there. Its great for if youre looking for a quiet place! The two girls who were managing the front desk were so friendly and really...

Thank Martha123cork
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Hipster Hostel is everything a hipster wants. Framed moustaches, wall writings, nearby cafe's and a young and friendly staff. Situated in an old french 'riad' based building lies Hipster Hostel. Right in the center of the city. The hostel itself is just a small part of a giant complex and can be hard to find the first time your there....

Thank Sadman i
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed at The Hipster Hostel for 3 nights when travelling solo in Budapest. I booked it after reading the other reviews on trip advisor and thought that it looked clean and modern with a good location. I've never stayed in a hostel solo before so I wasn't too sure what to expect but even still, I was a little...

1Thank Emily H
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed at hipster hostel for 3 days with my girlfriend in a dorm room. Great dorms with great people, but most importantly a very helpful and smiling staff. If you are looking for a hostel without noisy drunk people all night, this is the place. The location is also a big plus!

Thank Kristian G
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Close to metro, restaurants, Danube. Helpful staff. Clean and bright. Grocery and restaurants nearby. Comfortable beds. Clean showers/kitchen/toilet. Large common space. Free wifi National museum within walking distance. The Moustache Never Dies!

2Thank lykopisarchery

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The name speaks for itself: fancy, brand new hostel in the heart of Budapest, in a pedestrian street, in a student area, 50m from metro/tram/bus, cafes-bars-restaurants all around, freshly DIY decorated accommodation especially for all travelers' needs. Hipster has 4 different types of accommodation, all done in a hot do-it-yourself spirit: rn1. POLKA DOTS ROOM: a giant mezzanine with double beds on the upper side (2 separated double beds), and a double bed and 4 simple beds for groups on the lower part. rn2. MAGENTA FEVER ROOM: stylish black bunk beds for 6 persons with a pinch of magenta touchrn3. CANDY ROOM: a smaller mezzanine with one double bed on the upper and another one on the lower part,. HONEYMOON SUITE: for couples in love, with private bathroom and private entrance.The hostel speaks English, French, Spanish, Brazil, Portuguese, German... Wants to learn Polish, Russian, Chinese Mandarin, Japanese :) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hipster Hostel

Address: Baross utca 3, Budapest 1082, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest
Price Range: ₹ 1,037 - ₹ 3,563 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hipster Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 4
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I was at the biggest room, with males and females. It was good-”
katepopil, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The double bed sections in the big room are awesome”
Hokku_Review, 25 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Candy room was perfect for our group of 3 (sleeps 4) but you can hear some noise from the kitchen. This wasn't a problem for us.”
HMKSith, 9 Sep 2014 | Read review
“The big dorm room is excellent, especially if you get upstairs”
SebastianN691, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
“I chose the 10 bed dorm because I enjoyed the value and social aspect. I also saw the honeymoon room which is a 2 person room and it was very very very nice if you prefer your own space whilst travelling.”
Lainypf, 6 Jul 2014 | Read review
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