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Hotel Charles

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Dining (65)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bus stop”(21 reviews)
“deluxe studio”(4 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Suites
Kitchenette
Concierge
Pets Allowed
Dry Cleaning
Free Parking
Pool
3 Star Hotel
Hotel Charles is situated on Gellert hill, on the Buda side of the river, with excellent public transportation to the close city centre. The Citadel and the Royal Castle is within walking distance. All our Deluxe category studios are airconditioned, while some of our newly furnished...
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Location and contact
Hegyalja ut 23, Budapest 1016, Hungary
16.4 km to Ferihegy Airport
711 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
1.0 km from Castle Hill
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at Hotel Charles for 5 nights for our little week away to Budapest. We booked a flights+hotel combination deal through ebookers and really pleased that I found this Hotel for me and my girlfriend. It was a lovely hotel within our budget, but,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 6 nights in late June, because of its close proximity to the Novotel Hotel, where we attended a conference. The hotel looks a bit old from outside, a communist-like building. But it seems the building has been reconditioned. The rooms are big,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel has been recommended in the past, and for a good reason. We stayed in Hotel Charles for three nights and had plenty of help in pre-arranging the transportation from and to the airport. They gave us several options and arranged the details. With...More

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Response from Jeney A, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Hotel CharlesResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you for taking time to share your experience about our hotel. We really appreciate this. It’s a pleasure for us to read your kind comment on our staff and the service that you received during your stay. We truly hope that you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having decided to visit Budapest, we selected Hotel Charles becuase of its location & cost. We were surprised to arrive at the hotel and find a post (soviet era) communist ghetto block. Our dissapointment continued once we entered into the hotel. The hotel reception was...More

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Response from Balazs O, Vezető at Hotel CharlesResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest! We are surprised at your evaluation. Athough your purpose of visiting our town was partying, drinking (stag party), thus almost always being tipsy (had to clean our urinal twice after its results..), once walking around in full latex SM clothes, we still tried...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018

If you're traveling Budapest by local bus, you could hardly expect better location on the Pest side. The bus literally stops in front of the hotel door. But, the hotel is really not in the center of Budapest's great sites. They are almost all on...More

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Response from Jeney A, Közönségkapcsolati vezető at Hotel CharlesResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you for write such a detailed review. :) We got a little bit confused by it as our hotel is located on the Buda side only 15 min walk from the Buda castle. We are happy that you shared your experience about...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$49 - US$96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Best Value Hotel in Budapest
#38 Family Hotel in Budapest
#43 Romantic Hotel in Budapest
#66 Business Hotel in Budapest
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$49 - US$96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Best Value Hotel in Budapest
#38 Family Hotel in Budapest
#43 Romantic Hotel in Budapest
#66 Business Hotel in Budapest
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (195)
Room & Suite (207)
Dining (65)
Nearby
District I / Buda
The historical center to a city with a multifarious
and intricate past, Buda has some of the most
outstanding buildings in Europe and an enviable
natural landscape with stunning views onto the Danube.
Centered around the Royal Palace, it provides a
glimpse into the golden years of the Austro-Hungarian
empire and the lives led by the aristocracy at the
time. Matthias Church, beside the palace, hosted many
...More
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Masseyl84
30 August 2017|
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Response from christopher k | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if there is such thing. But I could give you a list of good pubs. Strip clubs e.t.c
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Bradley C
21 July 2017|
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Response from Arnold W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, i haven't logged in for a while. I stayed in a double room so i don't know, but usually a triple room is 3 single bed. In Europe and Hungary majority like Single room - 1 single bed Double room - 1 king or queen size... More
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7club
23 June 2017|
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Response from Jeney A | Property representative |
Dear Guest, If you wish, our staff helps you to organize a direct transfer from the airport to the hotel. This must be the most convenient way. It cost cca. 24 EURO/ one person/ one way, if somebody else arrives with you... More
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"Get inside rooms, away from street and train noise."
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"We had a room at the back of the hotel which was very quiet."
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"If you are a poor sleeper, you might want to take a room that is not on the side of the Hegyalja Ut (Big..."
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"If concierge so pushy, let him take your luggage but do not tip."
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