The Central Backpacker's Hostel
The Museum Guest House 2 is located next to the Astoria metro station, just 5 minutes' walk from the Danube River and other important places such as the Grand Synagogue, the National Museum, St. Stephen's Basilica, the Central Hall Market, the Duna Corso and the Gellert and Rudas thermal baths. There are plenty of bars and clubs in the area.
We offer twin, double and triple private rooms as well as dormitories. Facilities include free WiFi, a common room with satellite television, a kitchen and security lockers.
Please let us know in advance of any changes to your booking or arrival time. Payment must be made in cash (Euros or Hungarian forints).
We do not have a curfew.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast Not Included
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Steam Room
- Taxes included
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
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
From the main railway station Keleti p.u.:
Take the red metro line (M2) -outside the railway station, to the left- in direction to Dli p.u. and get off at the 2nd stop 'Astoria'. Take the further exit to the right and find Kroly Krt No. 10
From Dli p.u. railway station:
Take the red metro line (M2) and get off at 'Astoria'. Then proceed as indicated above.
From Nyugati p.u. railway station:
Take the blue metro line (M3) in direction to 'Kbnya-Kispest' and get off at 'Dek F. tr'. Then take the left exit to the 'Kroly Krt' and walk along it down to the number 10.
From the International Bus Station 'Npliget':
Take the blue metro line (M3) in direction to 'jpest-Kzpont' and get off at 'Klvin tr'. Then take the exit to the 'Mzeum Krt' and walk along it up to Astoria metro station. After Astoria the 'Mzeum krt' changes name to 'Kroly krt'. Find the number 10.
From the Ferihegy Airport:
By taxi: This is the best way if you are 2, 3 or 4 persons. (aprox. 17 euros to the hostel, plus a customary 10% tip. Check with the driver the aprox. cost before you board the taxi!)
By public transportation: you need to buy 2 tickets (one for the bus and one for the metro) from the ticket's machine at the bus stop outside the exit. Take the bus up to the last stop (Kbnya-Kispest) -which is also the starting station of the blue metro line (M3). Then punch the 2nd ticket before boarding the metro. Get off at 'Klvin tr' and take the exit to the 'Mzeum krt', walk along it up to 'Astoria' metro station. From Astoria the Mzeum krt(avenue) changes name to Kroly krt. Find the number 10.
By Airport Minibus: They have a desk right outside the exit from the customs. The fee is aprox. 10 euros per passanger up to the hostel.
The National Museum
Deak, Ferenciek, Kalvln and Blaha Luiza Squares
Central Hall Market
The Pedestrian street Vaci utca
The Uranus and Kossuth Cinemas, banks, restaurants, supermarkets and shopping centers.