Budapest Civil Hostel
Welcome to Budapest! The property is located in the Palace quarter, in the heart of the city centre surrounded by historic buildings and historical monuments.
The many sights (varied architectural styled palaces, churches, museums, spas etc...) are within walking distance.
The area (and our Mikszath Square) is a pedestrian zone, with lots of outdoor cafes and restaurants .
The property is situated in a safe neighbourhood.
Helpful and informative , German and Hungarian speaking staff are ready to provide the guests with all the
necessary information about Budapest and its
We kindly inform all our prospective guest that German and Hungarian communication is available at the property 24/7 while English is only available when our English speaking receptionist is in duty. Besides, all the important tourist information is available in English all the time - several of our previous reviews mention this fact.
Guests can enjoy a relaxed and friendly atmosphere
in bright, spacious, clean, loft type rooms with 2,3, 4, 6, beds.
If you prefer party properties we are probably
not the best choire for you.
This is NOT A PARTY HOSTEL. No noise after 10 P.M..
Please respect it.
Free Budapest map and brochures
Free Travel Guides / in all languages/ and full advices
Free Internet acces
- WiFi in Rooms
- WiFi in Lobby
Clean facilities and a kitchen are also at the guests disposal.
Breakfast NOT included
Free 24-hour hot and cold running water
Free bed linen -no sleeping-bag needed!
Wake up service
Free bike parking in the courtyard of the house.
Towels, irons, hairdryers (from 2 euro), washing machine (from 5 €) are available for rent as well.
Supermarkets, non-stop food stores nearby.
OPEN ALL YEAR AROUND !!!
PETS ACCEPT, you can bring your pets (dog, cat)
( from 5 €). You can either keep them in their boxes or please book a private room so that they do not disturb other guests. Thank you.
It is an ideal place for singles, couples, small groups, budget backpackers, families.
The property is clean, comfortable, safe and cheap place !
It is a non-smoking property.
Please note that we are NOT a party hostel!
Since, the property is children friendly, and there isn't any age restriction.
No curfew - No lock-out !!!
Parking is on street and in a nearby
paying underground parking garage
(100 meters away) at the Pollach Mihaly square, which is only 3 minutes walk.
The check- out time is at 10:00 A.M. o'clock and
the check-in time from 13:00 to 22:00 P.M.
Sorry, we do not accept credit cards, you will pay with CASH on arrival and
it is given in euros due to the frequent fluctuation of the Hungarian Forint.
Please, note that if you arrive 2 hours later, than your original reservation time and you do not inform the property about it, you may risk that you lose your reservation with the deposit not being refunded!!!
On arrival the guests are obliged to check in immediately. In order to confirm their identity, they are required to present a document with a photograph of them.
DEPOSIT (10%) - will not be returned to the customers in case of cancellation of booking or if they are leaving the property for another.
COME AND VISIT US!
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast not included
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Linen Included
- Postal Service
- Reading Light
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
How to find us?
From the main railway Station Keleti Palyaudvar
/Eastern Railway Station/
take the red metro line in the direction of Deli Palyaudvar and get off at the second stop called Astoria. Take the exit to Muzeum korut, on the left, and walk along Muzeum korut on the side of East-West Business Center. Then go past National Museum (it's on your left) and turn left at the corner right after the bank called OTP (it's in a new building). It is Baross utca. Then, after a few buildings keep on walking on the left, along Reviczky utca. At the end of Revicky utca you will find Mikszath ter and at the back of it, opposite you, there is a big redbrick building. This is Mikszath Kalman ter No. 4, where you will find Budapest Civil Hostel. Please press the bell (number 3) continuously and we will open the gate and welcome you on the first floor, second door to the right.
From Nyugati Palyaudvar (Western Reailway Station)
Take the blue metro (subway) line to Kobanya-Kispest and get off at the 4th stop Kavin ter and take the left exit Baross utca, then follow the instructions as above.
From the International Bus Terminal 'Nepliget'
Take the blue metro line (No.3) in direction of Ujpest-Kozpont and get off at the 4th stop Kalvin ter. Then follow the instructions as indicated above.
Note: The METRO service runs from 4.30 - to 23.10 hours every day.
By Airport Minibus: You can take the Airport Minibus -which is cheaper than a taxi if you are alone. The fee is 3.000 Forint per passenger.
WARNING! In Budapest you need to punch a new ticket every time you change metro lines, buses or trams, so risk of getting a fine. On the lines M2 and M3 the ticket is valid half hour if you travel in the same direction. On the M1 line the ticket is valid 30 minutes. A ticket cost 320,- Forint (approx. 1.20 euros).
IMPORTANT WARNING !
If you`re arriving by car, by train, by airplane, - or got to
Kalvin ter / Kalvin square/ by the blue metro line- please be prepared to meet some hustlers . They work for a few big hostels; usually they assure you, that small properties like ours are very bad, or do not even exist.
Please be tough and try us first. You won't be disappointed!