Pal's hostel is not a regular hostel, but a chain of studio apartments in the center of Budapest around the St. Stephen's Basilica. If you favour privacy and want to stay at a place that feels just like home, come to Pal's Hostel and enjoy your own well-equipped apartment in Budapest.
We offer separate apartments as en-suite rooms and one private room within our office for a lower budget stay.
Enjoying the privacy of your own apartment doesn't mean you have to miss our personal attention, we have an office on St. Stephen's Square and our staff will be glad to help you planning your stay, giving information and an individual view on Budapest.
Check-ins take place in our office in Hercegprms street no 2. 6th floor, doorbell no 44. Office regularly open from 10am to 18pm. To make your check-in as convenient as possible, we are going to contact you for detailed information on your arrival - eg. train or flight details a few days in advance.
Please note that our check-in time is from 14:00 only. If you arrive before that you can lock up your luggage or wait in our office.
We also offer airport transfers (for a fee of 24 EUR for up to 4 persons: this means 6 EUR per person, while public transport is about 3 EUR per person). Contact our staff for details.
Please do also note that we can not accept credit card payments and that the remaining balance has to be paid in cash.
The hostel is in the very downtown of Budapest, within walking distance of the "Soho of Budapest' - Opera House, plenty of theatres and music clubs and a wide-ranging choice of restaurants, cafés and pubs.
Traditional sight-seeing spots like Heroe's Square or Buda Castle are also within easy reach and the Danube is only 5 minutes by foot.
It is the ideal base for exploring Budapest's sights and night life, in a beautiful and calm area.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour security
- Airport transfers
- Breakfast not included
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Pet Friendly
- Postal Service
- Reading Light
- Taxes included
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels Included
- Wheelchair Accessible
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.
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In our confirmation letter you can find a google map on how to walk to the hostel from the biggest underground junction called 'Deak Ferenc ter'.
From Airport Terminal 1:
Take the train to Nyugati Railway Station, then change to Metro 3 (blue line) to Deak Ferenc ter (second stop). Then cross Erzsebet Square there for our office.
From Airport Terminal 2A, 2B:
Take bus number 200 to the terminus (Kobanya-Kispest metro terminus), change to Metro 3 (blue line) to Deak Ferenc ter (tenth stop). Then cross Erzsebet Square there for our office. It takes approximately one hour.
From Keleti Railway Station:
Take Metro 2 (red line) to Deak Ferenc ter (third stop), approximately 15 minutes. Then cross Erzsebet Square there for our office.
From Nyugati Railway Station:
Take Metro 3 (blue line) to Deak Ferenc ter (second stop), approximately 10 minutes. Then cross Erzsebet Square there for our office.
From Deli Railway Station:
Take Metro 2 (red line) to Deak Ferenc ter (fourth stop), approximately 20 minutes. Then cross Erzsebet Square there for our office.
From Nepliget International Bus Terminal:
Take Metro 3 (blue line) to Deak Ferenc ter (sixth stop), approximately 30 minutes. Then cross Erzsebet Square there for our office.
The hostel is in the very centre of downtown.
You can easily get to most of the sights on foot such as Saint Stephen Basilica, Chain Bridge, Parliament, Andrassy Avenue, Opera House, Great Synagogue, Vaci Street, Vorosmarty Square and a lot of restaurants, cafes, pubs, clubs, party places on foot as well, like Anker Club, Castro Bistro and
Other important sightseeing spots like Buda Castle, Heroes' Square or the Baths are also very close (20-30 min).
The Danube bank is only five minutes walk away!