$30 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Mar 31, 2015 Check-out: Apr 1, 2015

City Matyas Hotel Budapest

3 stars
View map of Marcius 15. Ter 8, Budapest, 1056

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
3.4
out of 5
16 reviews
short trip

good location - amazing old building beside the river See full review

  • Maksim K.
  • Mar 2, 2015
3 star location 2 star room

cannot explain how conviently located this hotel was to all the sites. green route bus stop and... See full review

  • c Ellis
  • Apr 9, 2014
Wallet-friendly hotel shares space with one of Budapest’s best-known restaurants
Travelers trying to keep expenses down -- or who prefer to spend their money on shopping or dining -- should consider the City Matyas Hotel Budapest. The budget-friendly property sits in one of the city’s most popular tourist areas and just steps away from the beautiful Danube. The location -- just 150 feet from the shops and restaurants of Vaci Street -- make it easy to jump in and out of the city action. Photography enthusiasts should request a room with a view of the Danube and Buda Castle.
Highlights
  • Located near Vaci Street shops and restaurants
  • Some rooms offer views of the Danube and Buda Castle
  • Shares a building with a well-known Hungarian restaurant that features a historical interior of medieval decor
  • Internet corner available for guest use
Rooms
Rooms are basic but comfortably furnished. The City Matyas Hotel’s 85 rooms and two-room suites all have showers. Other in-room amenities include satellite television, pay-per-view television channels, and refrigerators. Some air-conditioned rooms are available. Suites also have sitting rooms where guests can relax on sofas and armchairs. Hair dryers are available upon request.
Features
The hotel building also houses Matyas Pince Restaurant. The restaurant is well loved for its focus on Hungarian cuisine and its historical interior. Dining at the restaurant gives guests a tasty trip back in time.

Guests can keep in touch with family members at home using the hotel’s free Internet corner computer. Guests who wish to store valuables may use the reception desk’s safe.
Transportation
  • Ferenciek Metro Station (3 min.)
  • Kalvin Metro Station (5 min.)
  • Budapest Ferihegy International Airport (30 min.)
Nearby attractions
  • Danube Promenade (0 mi/0.1 km)
  • Great Market Hall (0.5 mi/0.9 km)
  • Hungarian National Museum (0.9 mi/1.4 km)
  • Hungarian Parliament Building (1.2 mi/2 km)
  • St. Stephen’s Basilica (0.8 mi/1.3 km)
  • Budapest State Opera House (1 mi/1.6 km)
  • Hungarian National Gallery (1.3 mi/2.1 km)
  • Fisherman’s Bastion (1.4 mi/2.2 km)
  • Gellert Hill (1.7 mi/2.7 km)
  • Heroes’ Square (2.2 mi/3.6 km)
Business
  • Internet corner
  • Desks in all rooms
  • Two-room suites provide extra workspace

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City Matyas Hotel Budapest Rooms

Twin
The room offers one twin bed with TV with satellite channels, pay-TV (extra fee), telephone, radio, air-conditioning (in certain rooms), fridge and bathroom with shower.

Amenities

  • WiFi
General
Pet friendly
Dining
Restaurant
Internet
WiFi

Nearby points of interest

  • Vaci Street: 0.2 mi
  • Corvinus University of Budapest: 0.4 mi
  • National Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Gellert Spa: 0.5 mi
  • Central European University: 0.6 mi
  • Royal Palace: 0.6 mi
  • Chain Bridge: 0.7 mi
  • Semmelweis University: 0.8 mi
  • Buda Castle: 0.8 mi
  • Agabe: 0.9 mi
  • National Opera: 0.9 mi
  • Fisher Bastion: 1.1 mi
  • St Matthew Church: 1.1 mi
  • House of Parliamant: 1.2 mi
  • Matthias Church: 1.2 mi
  • Vaci Street: 0.2 mi
  • Corvinus University of Budapest: 0.4 mi
  • National Museum: 0.5 mi
  • Gellert Spa: 0.5 mi
  • Central European University: 0.6 mi
  • Royal Palace: 0.6 mi
  • Chain Bridge: 0.7 mi
  • Semmelweis University: 0.8 mi
  • Buda Castle: 0.8 mi
  • Agabe: 0.9 mi
  • National Opera: 0.9 mi
  • Fisher Bastion: 1.1 mi
  • St Matthew Church: 1.1 mi
  • House of Parliamant: 1.2 mi
  • Matthias Church: 1.2 mi
  • WestEnd City Center: 1.3 mi
  • Keleti railway station: 1.4 mi
  • Margaret Bridge: 1.4 mi
  • Railway Service: 1.4 mi
  • Budapest National Theatre: 1.7 mi
  • Budapest City Park: 1.8 mi
  • Palatinus Strand: 2 mi
  • Ferenc Puskás Stadium: 2.3 mi
  • Tropicarium Oceanarium: 2.3 mi
  • Szechenyi Spa: 2.4 mi
  • Óbuda University: 2.9 mi
  • Kincsem Park: 3.2 mi

Dining

Restaurant
Matyas Pince Restaurant is right under City Hotel Matyas, in the cellar of the house. The well- known restaurant is awaiting the guests with delicious Hungarian and International dishes and the best Hungarian wines from all regions of the country. Gipsy music every evening!

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
3:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for City Matyas Hotel Budapest

Overall score

3.4 / 5
5.01.0
16 out of 16
Amenities:
3.1
Cleanliness:
3.8
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3.3
Location:
4.7
Value:
4.1

88% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Maksim K.
Business
N/A
Mar 2, 2015

short trip

good location - amazing old building beside the river

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Peter Chanco
Business
Manila, Philippines
Sep 26, 2014

Average, notihing more and nothing less

Not the easiest place to find, but well located and right in the center of things. Rooms were clean and in newish shape, but finish and fittings were cheap but functional. Entrance was quite run down. Staff weren't the friendliest but were competent. No surprises with the place, but I it wasn't what I expected in terms of value for accommodations of this price in this part of the world.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
c Ellis
Business
Hertfordshire
Apr 9, 2014

3 star location 2 star room

cannot explain how conviently located this hotel was to all the sites. green route bus stop and free river cruise just outside hotel (speak to reception for tickets). With regards to the room first we were given a twin room we went straight back to reception, second room was small and dark and Window looked into next doors balcony which at 5am they left there barking dog so again the next morning we moved rooms again. the two main faults with the rooms showers were grubby and there are no tea or coffee facilities. staff very friendly and free wifi. possibly would stay again only for the location.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

buy a bus route tour from reception its a pink and Green route

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Stuartkp
Business
Wokingham, Uk
Nov 16, 2013

Great for city break

Good location close to the city centre, able to walk to all areas quite easily. Hotel was comfortable, clean and the staff friendly and helpful. The buffet breakfast kept us going through the day. Good value for money. Several good eating places just round the corner in Vaci street, Salt and Pepper do a great Goulash soup and Fatal do great traditional food as well. If you can, try the Karaly Turkish Bath in Fo Street on the Budapest side of the Danube near the Margaret Bridge, take your own swimming costume and borrow a towel.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Wyoming guy
Business
usa
Oct 19, 2013

Nıce people

It ıs a very nıce 3 star hotel. The resturant below ıt ıs very good. The hotel ıs ın a ıdeal locatıon.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Dont mıss dınnıng at the hotels resturant

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Review of City Matyas Hotel Budapest

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Pablo Spirit
Business
Hoffman Estates ,Illinois
Sep 4, 2013

Nice location

Stayed in this hotel for 8 nights. Gabor and Bela were very helpful in giving tips and information about the city. The location is conveniently located near Elizabeth bridge so you can be at Buda sides in a matter of minutes. I highly recommend this hotel and I will definitely stay in this hotel if I ever visited Budapest again. Paul(Jose) P.S. My only complain is the air condition is not working.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Jake the Second
Business
Washington, DC
Aug 26, 2013

Good value in a central location

Although air conditioning was lacking, opening a window kept the temperature pleasant. The room was clean and comfortable, though dated. The breakfast buffet at the adjoining Matyas Pince restaurant was adequate, but not a standout. The location is near the pedestrian shopping street, tramlines, and subway, practically at the riverbank. A great base for seeing the city, at a good price.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Try the traditional Hungarian cuisine at the amusingly named Fatál Restaurant along the pedestrian mall of Vaci Street. (There's no danger. "Fatál" is Hungarian for "wooden plate.")

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
anadotovar
Business
Monterrey, Mexico
Jun 17, 2013

Good but need a little bit more!

Excellent service, I had bad luck because right now there is a construction just inf front of the hotel. The elevator it's just too tiny, and the shower uncomfortable, also they use a dispenser for shampoo and hands soap, and it's not the best. I can tell the location is perfect I walked in downtown all the time.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

You can walk in downtown it's safe and cheap

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Review of City Matyas Hotel Budapest

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Bri0
Business
dublin
Feb 13, 2013

good spot

quiet, clean, cheap and in a good location close to everything, steff were very helpfull too.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of City Matyas Hotel Budapest

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
dootsy
Business
Manchester, UK
Oct 22, 2012

Great location

The hotel is very well positioned and is a very reasonably priced alternative to the big chain hotels that are expensive in the central area. Rooms are clean and functional, especially if you are looking for a base. There's nothing fancy about the rooms, but you get free wifi and free breakfast (I guess if you take that rate) and there are some amenities in the room.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Go local...

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