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Reviewed 19 July 2014

Dispite the fact that Intercontinental hotel is a huge one, the quality of the service is good. The location is excellent. Restaurants are fine, the meal is o.k. Internet is working good. Breakfast is at a nice level. Some improvments can be done in the line of refurbishing. The hotel is a little bit old.

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Claus G, General Manager at InterContinental Budapest, responded to this review

Dear bubu2012, Thank you very much for writing your comment. I am thankful for your valuable opinion shared. I am happy that you found the service provided good, enjoyed the meals at our restaurant and were satisfied with the internet services. I would be grateful to be hosting you again in the not too distant future. With best regards, Claus...

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Very nice hotel situated perfectly on the Danube. Our room overlooked the river and sunset and night views of Buda were stunning. Breakfast really good, what you would expect of this quality hotel. The Business Club room was brilliant with food, drink and amenity second to none. Airport transfer was good and location on riverfront near modern shopping centre also...

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Claus G, General Manager at InterContinental Budapest, responded to this review

Dear TadGlobal, Thank you very much for writing about your recent stay. I am much pleased to see that you were impressed by the stunning view of the sunset behind the river Danube and the Buda Castle. I find it great that you chose our Club InterContinental services with brilliant food and beverage selection. I am happy to hear how...

york
Reviewed 18 July 2014

We are four ladies who regularly have girly city breaks. We've just returned from a fabulous trip to Budapest. What a lovely city! From a seamless and efficient prearranged pick-up at the airport we arrived at the hotel. Everything about the hotel surpassed our expectations, from the bedroom river view to the wonderful staff. Nothing was too much bother -...

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Claus G, General Manager at InterContinental Budapest, responded to this review

Dear roombudYork, Thank you very much for taking your time writing your comment. It is really delighting to read your review through. I especially like that you mention the attentive and well-informed staff ready to be assisting you and the decorative flowers, art pictures and sculptures in the lobby spiced with piano-music. I would be most happy to welcome you...

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 16 July 2014

The big plus about this hotel is it's location....right on the Danube in the town Center. You can walk to most of the main attractions and the metro station is a five minute walk from the hotel. Metro line one takes you to the Szcheny Bsths and Hero's Square for just $7 round trip. But you really should book a...

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Claus G, General Manager at InterContinental Budapest, responded to this review

Dear GreenLakeReener, Thank you very much for taking your time writing your review. I am delighted to read your comments about the city attractions, public transportation, amazing view and your compliments on the hotel staff and the services provided. I regret that you disliked the price-value ratio in the bar on the other hand I am happy that you were...

13jan47
Reviewed 15 July 2014 via mobile

Although it is a great location, but unfortunately beware of being ripped off. I requested an airport pickup for my midnight arrival from London which had a rate in the local currency. It was 18600 HUF which is equal to around €60. When I was checking out two days later I see on my bill that airport drop off in...

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Claus G, General Manager at InterContinental Budapest, responded to this review

Dear Beshahhi, Thank you for taking your comment and for having chosen InterContinental Budapest. I regret that you feel disappointed and unsatisfied about your transfer arrangements. Let me point out that the transfer rates of our limousine service partner are published and clearly communicated. Different price levels per route can occur due to various car types and transportation services based...

Reviewed 15 July 2014 via mobile

A wonderful location and very friendly staff. Rooms are ok even if a bit smaller than what you can expect from a 5 stars. Restaurant is delicious with a large variety of choices. The spa can be improved as the quality of the massage was below the average to me. In general, I had a very good experience.

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Claus G, General Manager at InterContinental Budapest, responded to this review

Dear Matthieu R, Thank you very much for sharing your opinion about your recent stay. I am happy that you draw attention to the very friendly staff in our hotel. I am glad that you were satisfied with the room & the restaurant and regret that the massage could have been better delivered to your needs. Thank you for complimenting...

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 July 2014

This hotel is in a great position, overlooking the Danube, being close to the chain bridge and parliament building and other buildings of note and the lively part of Budapest, with all it's wonderful attractions. Service and breakfast are also excellent. The biggest let down with the hotel is the small standard rooms and bathrooms in desperate need of a...

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Claus G, General Manager at InterContinental Budapest, responded to this review

Dear david m, Thank you for taking time writing your comment and for complimenting the benefits of beautiful location and excellent service. I regret that the room size and furniture did not met your expectations. Let me draw the attention that when creating a room reservation our hotel offers various choices aiming to fulfil various guest needs such as room...

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 14 July 2014

We stayed at the Intercontinental Budapest, mainly because we wanted a hotel near the centre and the main attractions. From the moment we entered the hotel were treated as special guests, the doormen were quick to move our bags, providing information about the hotel as we made our way to the room. The reception staff were extremely polite and also...

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Claus G, General Manager at InterContinental Budapest, responded to this review

Dear Rob T, Thank you very much for taking your time writing about your recent experience in InterContinental Budapest. I am much happy about your story that reflects information from the time of stepping into the hotel building and being warmly welcomed by the smiling and informative staff through a good night sleep, the Club Lounge exclusive benefits and easy...

Cupertino, California
Reviewed 14 July 2014

The hotel location is awesome to landmarks (Parliament, Stephans cathedral.......), close to metro (yellow line) and tram (3 stops to great market hall) and walking distance to Vacci street and a lot of restaurants. The room is decent size and easily sleeps 4 people and has a good breakfast spread. The bathrooms are compact and given that it is in...

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Claus G, General Manager at InterContinental Budapest, responded to this review

Dear Vidyap, Thank you very much for sharing your opinion about your recent experience in InterContinental Budapest. I read with delight that you were amazed by the awesome surrounding landmarks that you even recommend for photographers mentioning especially the beauties of the Danube-bank illuminated by night. I am much happy that you had one of the best concierge services among...

Warrington Uk
Reviewed 13 July 2014

This hotel is about as central as it is possible to get. The terrace bar provides an excellent view over the river on a summers evening. It is a luxury hotel with prices and service to match. During my 2 day stay I found little to complain about. The room (a standard) was as spacious as you would expect with...

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Claus G, General Manager at InterContinental Budapest, responded to this review

Dear graycon14, Thank you very much for leaving your opinion marked. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed our central location with excellent view and also prices to matching service. I am glad that you found the room itself convenient enough with minor things to mention. Thank you for your comments on breakfast and garage since your opinion is...

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District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube, with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica stand out as two of the finest examples of architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention and relevant to Hungary’s more recent history. If shopping is on your itinerary, then be prepared: the market squares in this area are an absolute delight, particularly during the Christmas period, but even throughout the year you’ll find the latest trends in the shops on Vaci Utca.
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The InterContinental Budapest hotel is situated directly by the Chain bridge overlooking the Royal Palace. This impressive hotel offers 402 beautifully appointed guestrooms, many of which enjoy a fabulous river-view. You may also choose from 18 exquisite Suites and a Presidential Suite. State-de-art conference facilities with capacity up to 900 person; 10 breakout rooms; Club Lounge with a breathtaking view of the Danube; SPA; 24 hr Fitness Centre, swimming pool, steam room and sauna; All day dining Corso Restaurant, Bar. An ideal choice for business and leisure travellers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Budapest

Address: Apaczai Csere Janos utca 12-14, Budapest 1051, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > District V / Inner City
Price Range: $169 - $453 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Budapest 5*
Number of rooms: 402
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Also Known As:
Intercontinental Budapest Hotel Budapest
Budapest Intercontinental
Intercontinental Hotel Budapest
Hotel Style:
#7 Business Hotel in Budapest
#7 Spa Hotel in Budapest
#10 Family Hotel in Budapest
#16 Romantic Hotel in Budapest
#20 Luxury Hotel in Budapest
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“River Danube view is spectacular.”
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“Pay or upgrade to river view: it is worthwhile!!”
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