Friends Hostel & Apartments

4 Terez Krt., 6th district, Budapest, Hungary, Distance from city centre: 1km
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good hostel ! really clean ... but I wish they organized events in the evening or something. more...

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Rating: 83%from 4 reviews

  • 70%Atmosphere
  • 70%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 95%Cleanliness
  • 90%Location
  • 90%Value for money
  • 90%Facilities
CENTRAL DESIGN HOSTEL, Private rooms, Apartments and Dorms – THE CHOICE IS YOURS!
Feel Good, Safe and Satisfied in a clean and quiet, organised artistic environment, in the centre of Budapest. Our hostel is located in the Budapest party area, surrounded by shops, restaurants, clubs, ruin bars and sights.

The newly renovated (March, 2016) Friends Hostel & Apartments with its exclusive service and decoration welcomes You all, whether you are a solo or business traveller, a couple, a family, or a small group of friends.

Friends is clean and quiet design hostel with several accommodation options and artistic design in the centre of Budapest. Everything is reachable on foot.
FRIENDS HOSTEL offers 20+ rooms and 10+ apartments for total 80+ persons.
We have mainly private rooms for 1 to 5 people with shared facilities, but also ensuite rooms with own bathroom, plus 2 dormitories for only girls (6-8 pers). Our apartments: We also have apartments on the same floor as the hostel itself (next door), and separate apartments in neighbouring buildings in our area. The apartments can accommodate 2 to 10 persons, each of them is with bathroom and kitchen, most of them with living room and tv, wifi ect.
We only offer NON-SMOOKING rooms.

We have a huge TV with sat channels and X-Box360 to make your stay as fun as possible. We help you plan your best program, activity or party during your stay in Budapest.
Unlike in the huge hostels we intend to take care of every single traveller in case of any questions from program planning to any local assistance.
We really hope we gave you a nice impression and you will love your stay with us,

SERVICES
GENERAL SERVICES AND CONDITIONS:
* Reception (from 9am till 23:00)
* Check in from 2.00pm. check out by 10.00am.
* Payment: Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, PayPal, Banktrasfer
* Bed linen, free towels for apartments and ensuite rooms (otherwise 1 eur/towel)
* Afrer 11.00pm. 5 EUR late check in fee/reservation
* Wifi in all rooms and public areas
* Well equipped kitchens, facilities
* Large screen Television in the lobby
* Non-smoking rooms
* No curfew
* Daily cleaning in public areas
* Pet friendly
* Bed linen, free towels for apartments and ensuite rooms (otherwise 1 eur/towel)
* Free Tea and coffee
* Locker for the dormitories *Free personalised programme planning
* Maps and brochures
* Fans for all rooms
* Hairdryer, curling iron, iron and ironing board
* Bike and motorbike parking in the courtyard of the house
* X-box360 – Fifa, Call of duty ect.
PAYABLE SERVICES:
* Private TAXI Transfers from airport to our hostel or to the airport (27 eur – 8 000 huf / car up to 5 persons for airport transfer), for more info refer to our transfers page.
* Secure Car parking 800 m from us A60 garage
(regular car, no minibus) / parking on street is payable, free only on weekends full day and weekdays between 8pm and 8am/
* Bike rental – 3 000 huf – 10 eur/ bike / day (we provide locks and lamps)
* Laundry: (1 500 huf - 5 eur/ only wash, wash + dry: 3 000 huf -10 eur)
* Air conditioned rooms are available in a limited number: 10 EUR / Room Airconditioning / day (for advance request in email)
* Bookable programs, tours and activities as: Caving tours, Free walking tours, City Tours, Bicycle tours, Pub tours, Thermal baths, concerts, opera, boat etc.
* Luggage storage: free on check in day only before checking in, After checking out, you may leave your luggage in our luggage room. until 9 pm. Luggage storage fee is 2€ / booking.
(Eur – huf exchange rate varies between 290 and 320)

Jack @ George
PS: we take no stag groups!

We offer comfortable private rooms plus one dormitory.
Our guests can use the internet, laundry, and well equipped guest kitchen free.
Please note, we are a small hostel, we do not maintain nonstop reception, so we
always need to know your estimated arrival time.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

To view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Cots available
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Dryer
  • DVDs
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free City Tour
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • No Curfew
  • Parking
  • Playstation
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Steam Room
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Towels Included
  • Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

If cancelled or modified up to 3 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged.
Otherwise: the first night will be charged.

Check in is from 14:00 till 24:00

Please note: we require your estimated arrival time.

If you arrive in a different time than written when making the booking, please report your new arrival time in advance

If you did not inform us about your delay earlier, and you arrive more than 2 hours later (or much earlier than reported to us), you may not be able to check in and need to call (sms) us at any of our contact numbers.


If you delay more than 3 hours, and did not inform us in advance about your new arrival time, we keep the right to sell your room.

To avoid waiting for us (or loosing your room) we suggest you to inform us in advance about any change in your arrival time. In this case you can spare time for you and for us.

Night check-in: If you arrive later than 23:00 we will charge you 5 euro per reservation extra to cover our expenses (taxi)

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!

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DIRECTIONS:

From Liszt Ferenc (Ferihegy) airport: – The easiest way is to use our private transfer services (drop an e-mail to request it) and take the taxi for 7 500 HUF (25 EUR) / cab (max. 4 persons) One way. It directly takes you to our address easily. Taxi is faster and more comfortable or: – Get on the repter busz (airport bus no 200 E) at the terminal and take off at the last stop (Kőbánya Kispest). Take the blue line metro (M3) toward Úpest-központ and travel till Deák square (10th stop). Take the yellow metro (M1) toward Mexikoi ut and travel till Oktogon square (3rd stop) Our hostel is app. 150 m. from here. You will need 3 normal travel tickets, which cost 350 HUF each. Here you can see a video from the airport to the hostel! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-IQfm3pSNS0 (if link doesn’t open, type in youtube: From Budapest Airport to Friends Hostel )

When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


From Keleti railway station: – Take the red line metro (M2) toward Deli pu. and travel till Blaha Lujza square (1st stop). We are 700 m from here, but you can also go 2 stop by tram no 4 or 6 (toward Széll Kálmán square /both no 4 or 6/) and get out at Kiraly u. stop, we are ap. 40 m from here. You will need 1 stage ticket/szakaszjegy in Hungarian/ to get to Blaha Lujza square (300 HUF) Even easier, if you take Trolley bus (red bus) no. 78 (it departs from Garay utca, 50 m from Keleti railway station), and travel a few stops (6 stops) till Teréz körút (boulevard) stop. We are 40 meters from here. You can also walk from Keleti to us, but this is cca. 1.5 kilometers (20-25 minutes walk). When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


From Nyugati railway station: The easiest is to walk from here to us (10 minutes), or: – Take the tram (no 4 or 6) toward Fehervari ut (no 4) or Moricz Zsigmond square (no 6) and get out at Kiraly u. (2nd stop). You will need 1 ticket (350 HUF). When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


From Déli railway station: – Take the red line metro toward Örs Vezer Tere and travel till Blaha Lujza square (6th stop). We are 700 m from here, but you can also go 2 stop by tram no 4 or 6 (toward Moszkva square /both no 4 or 6/) and get out at Kiraly u. stop, we are ap. 30 m from here. You will need 1 normal travel ticket to get to Blaha Lujza square (350 HUF). When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


From Kelenföld railway station: – Take metro line 4 till Rákóczi tér stop (7th stop) then change to tran no 4 or 6 and travel 3 stops till Király utca, we are right there (2 tickets, 350 HUF each). We are cca 40 meters from here. When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


Népliget int. bus station: – Take the blue line metro (M3) toward Úpest-központ and travel till Deák tere (4th stop). Then you can either walk (cca 9-10 minutes) or take the yellow metro (M1) toward Mexikoi ut and travel till Oktogon square (3rd stop). Our hostel is ap. 150 m. from here (see detailed map).

You will need 2 normal travel tickets / (350 HUF each). In the night (after 23:15, no metro) you may use night bus no 914A till Deak square (direction Ujpest kozpont). From there a good 10 minutes walk to our hostel (walk on Kiraly street till Terez korut)

When you arrived to Teréz körút 4 building, look for Friends / Friends Hostel sign on the gate bell panel (#22) and ring it, our receptionist will answer and let you in. (We also have a small board there). A photos to see our entrance door ,copy this link into your browser: http://www.kepfeltoltes.hu/140430/hostel__223_of_223__www.kepfeltoltes.hu_.jpg

When you are inside the building, turn immediately to the left to enter the staircase. Go up to the second floor by using the steps or the elevator, and you will recognise FRIENDS HOSTEL. The whole second floor is ours.


PRIVATE TRANSFERS:
On request we will be happy to arrange transfers from the Airport/train station or bus station to our Hostel for all of our guests for 27 eur or 8 000 huf one way/car up to 4 persons:

Located Near

Liszt Ferenc Square
Kazinczy Street (ruin bars)
Music Acedemy
Opera house
Grand Boulevard
Oktogon square
Heroes' square
City park
Zoo
Szecheny spa
Parlament
Basilica
all major sights of Pest downtown

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