$75 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Oct 1, 2014 Check-out: Oct 2, 2014

Danubius Hotel Astoria

4 stars
Kossuth Lajos u. 19-21, Budapest, 1053
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.8
out of 5
24 reviews
fantastic city break!

Excellent hotel in a great city centre location, couldn't have asked for a better place to stay in... See full review

  • twilight
  • Mar 27, 2014
Downtoiwn Location

Great location in Pest. Walking distance to most Pest attractions. Good price. See full review

  • MG47
  • Aug 25, 2013
Downtown hotel takes guests back in time with traditional décor

Elegant interiors make it easy to see why the Danubius Hotel Astoria has been used for several movie shoots. A renovation in 2008 enhanced the back-in-time look. Décor features beautiful woods and upholstered furniture in traditional fabrics. Mirror Café & Restaurant serves Hungarian and international dishes. Budapest's best-known tourist attractions are within walking distance or by public transportation. Four function rooms meet the needs of business travelers in need of meeting space.

Highlights
  • Interior recalls elegance of the early 1900s
  • Hotel has been used as a movie location
  • Mirror Café & Restaurant serves global fusion cuisine
  • Four function and meeting rooms
  • Pet friendly
Rooms

Classic and sophisticated décor defines the 138 guest rooms and suites. Soundproof windows provide a relaxed atmosphere. Other room amenities include satellite and pay-per-view television. Connecting and smoking rooms are available. All rooms are air-conditioned and have a bath or shower.

Features

Mirror Café & Restaurant's fusion cuisine blends Hungarian dishes with flavors from the rest of the world, with a wine list that spotlights Hungarian winemakers, and elegant décor that recalls a typical 19th century Pest café. Dessert lovers will find it difficult to choose from the menu of pastry, ice cream, and coffee specialties.

 

Other on-site amenities include airport shuttles, concierge, and babysitting service. Pets are welcome.

Transportation
  • Astoria Metro Station (just outside)
  • Budapest East Train Station (1.2m/2 km)
  • Budapest Airport (12.6 m/20.3 km)
Nearby attractions
  • Hungarian National Museum (0.2 mi/0.4 km)
  • Danube (0.4 mi/0.7 km)
  • Saint Stephen's Basilica (0.6 mi/1 km)
  • Great Market Hall (0.6 km/1 km)
  • Hungarian State Opera House (0.7 mi/1.2 km)
  • Széchenyi Chain Bridge (1 mi /1.6 km)
  • Fisherman's Bastion (1.5 mi/2.4 km)
  • Museum of Fine Art (1.9 mi/3.2 km)
  • Heroes' Square (1.9 mi/3.2 km)
  • Lake Balaton (68.4 mi/110 km)
Business
  • Business center
  • Wireless Internet available
  • Four function rooms seating 20 to 100 people

Hotel Map

47.4942 19.0594
Area served
Budapest.
Nearby airports
Ferihegy BUD International Airport.
Area description
As located in the heart of Budapest Danubius Hotel Astoria has excellent communication to all points of interest within the city and to all international highways.

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Danubius Hotel Astoria Rooms

DeLuxe
The enhanced, newly renovated deluxe rooms offer a rewarding union of timeless elegance, up-to-the-moment convenience and classic sophistication. The air-conditionedrooms' colours, flat ochre, terracotta, and full Burgundian, the textile patterns, the elegant antique-like white furniture of the new room type remind of Provencal atmosphere. The elegant rooms with bigger floor space and insight height containing extra quality amenities can match with all exclusive requirements. Amenities in room: soundproof windows, TV with satellite programmes, pay-tv, minibar, built-in room safe, direct dial telephone, air-condition, WIFI and hair dryer.
Danubius Guestroom
The pleasant, air-conditioned, standard rooms furnished with beech furniture are situated on the quiet Magyar Street wing of the hotel. Amenities in room: soundproof windows, TV with satellite programmes, pay-tv, minibar, built-in room safe, direct dial telephone, air-condition, WIFI and hair dryer.

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Pet friendly
Elevators
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Laundry service
Childcare Service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Gift shop
Currency exchange
Internet
WiFi
Parking
Parking

Nearby points of interest

  • National Museum: 0.3 mi
  • Corvinus University of Budapest: 0.3 mi
  • Vaci Street: 0.5 mi
  • Agabe: 0.5 mi
  • Semmelweis University: 0.6 mi
  • Central European University: 0.6 mi
  • National Opera: 0.7 mi
  • Gellert Spa: 0.7 mi
  • Royal Palace: 0.8 mi
  • Chain Bridge: 0.8 mi
  • Buda Castle: 1 mi
  • Keleti railway station: 1 mi
  • WestEnd City Center: 1.1 mi
  • House of Parliamant: 1.1 mi
  • Railway Service: 1.2 mi
  • National Museum: 0.3 mi
  • Corvinus University of Budapest: 0.3 mi
  • Vaci Street: 0.5 mi
  • Agabe: 0.5 mi
  • Semmelweis University: 0.6 mi
  • Central European University: 0.6 mi
  • National Opera: 0.7 mi
  • Gellert Spa: 0.7 mi
  • Royal Palace: 0.8 mi
  • Chain Bridge: 0.8 mi
  • Buda Castle: 1 mi
  • Keleti railway station: 1 mi
  • WestEnd City Center: 1.1 mi
  • House of Parliamant: 1.1 mi
  • Railway Service: 1.2 mi
  • Fisher Bastion: 1.2 mi
  • St Matthew Church: 1.3 mi
  • Margaret Bridge: 1.4 mi
  • Matthias Church: 1.4 mi
  • Budapest City Park: 1.5 mi
  • Budapest National Theatre: 1.7 mi
  • Ferenc Puskás Stadium: 1.9 mi
  • Palatinus Strand: 2 mi
  • Tropicarium Oceanarium: 2 mi
  • Szechenyi Spa: 2 mi
  • Óbuda University: 2.8 mi
  • Kincsem Park: 2.9 mi

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
Our elegant, air-conditioned and daylight-lit function and seminar rooms, are equipped with all the necessary technical facilities for conferences, seminars, meetings, trade shows and press conferences. Our Empire room, with its traditional atmosphere, provides a perfect venue for stylish receptions, gala dinners and luncheons, business parties, fashion shows, and press conferences. High-speed, broadband, wireless Internet access (WiFi) is available in the function rooms.

Dining

Restaurant
The traditional and trendy Mirror Cafe & Restaurant serves a brilliant combination of Hungarian and international cuisine. With its fantastic turn-of-the-century atmosphere Mirror transmits the spirit of the bygone Pest Cafes. Restaurant is open every day from 7 am until 11 pm.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1400
Check-out:
1100

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.

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Guest Reviews (24)

Ratings and reviews for Danubius Hotel Astoria

Overall score

3.8 / 5
5.01.0
24 out of 24
Amenities:
3.6
Room cleanliness:
4.1
Hotel staff:
3.9
Room comfort:
3.8
Location:
4.5
Value:
4.1

88% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Fredie
Yorkshire UK
Jun 16, 2012

Refreshing old fashioned

It is refreshing to come across a hotel that dates back to the thirties. Clean , excellent service, staff who obviously like their job. We will certainly go back

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
AliciaD
Business
Colorado
May 26, 2012

Good value near central Budapest

I stayed at the Hotel Astoria for 5 nights recently and had a lovely time in Budapest. They offer the option to upgrade to a deluxe room, but I stayed in the standard room. The room was clean and a very generous size for a European hotel room. The hotel is right above the Astoria metro station and the 47/49 tram runs right next to it, so it is fairly convenient to get around the city. It is also only a short walk from the river. I did not have the 15 Euro breakfast, since there are many coffee shops and bakeries in the neighborhood. With the windows closed the room was quiet, but on Friday and Saturday nights it could be a bit loud outside if you wanted to keep the windows open. The biggest drawback to the hotel is the lack of free wireless in the rooms.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Susanne2010
New Jersey, USA
Jan 1, 2012

beautiful hotel

Excellent hotel with excellent service. Excellent location. Excellent breakfast!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
college grad trip
DC
Aug 3, 2011

very nice

nice location, very professional helpful staff. room was a little small and dated but not bad considering the great price. ornate and lavish lobby area makes up for it too. :)

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
5
Money-saving tip: Short drive from hotel

DONT TAKE A TAXI

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Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
mastra47
new haven ct.
May 2, 2011

OK hotel, would not recommend.

The lobby decor and restaurant were worthy of four stars. The hotel room while neat and clean reminded me of a motel room from the 1960's. The cleaning staff were pleasant but the front desk staff were ice cold and never broke a smile. I don't expect them to be my best friend, but they were totaly indifferent and didn't even ask about my stay or a thank you when I checked out.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
2
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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
petah tikva,israel
Jan 29, 2011

cozy,friendly,central

our4th time.convenient room.excellent breakfast.walking distance to vaci st. danube river and more .adjacent to metro ,important advantage in rainy days

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Sightseeing tip: Short drive from hotel

secseny spa you can hire swimming suit but bring a towel with you.theirs is awfull!!!

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
new york, ny
Nov 9, 2010

comfortable, clean great location!

The staff wss friendly and helpfull. The hotel was everything i expected. Great location, Breakfast was great (cost extra but worth it) rooms were clean comfortable. Wi-fi was not free and i kept getting logged off the internet.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Money-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

there is a nice cafe 2 blocks away the has free wi fi and good espresso

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
gf
Roseville california
Oct 30, 2010

good value, great location

comfortable, excellent location. Room decor=nice holiday inn. old hotel is beautiful. good value. not a luxury hotel, if that is what you want.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
60 COUNTRIES AND COUNTING ......
HOUSTON TEXAS
Aug 10, 2010

RIGID AND UNFRIENDLY.

STAFF SEEMED PARANOID ABOUT PAYMENT UP FRONT FOR EVERYTHING. AND ADDITIONAL COSTS? BELLMAN NEVER SHOWED UP TO PICK UP LUGGAGE, SO I DID . FRONT DESK STAFF LACKED TACT AND FRIENDLINESS. OVERALL, LACK OF WARMTH AND WELCOME !!! COULD LANGUAGE HAVE BEEN A FACTOR?

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
1
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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
A&M
pittsburgh, PA
Jul 13, 2010

wonderful hotel

Really great location-very central to everything and reasonably priced. Breakfast was good. Staff spoke English and were helpful. The subway(Metro) was right next to the hotel and very esasy to use.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Time-saving tip: Not Applicable

The Metro was right next to the hotel-very easy to take and not expensive. Approach younger people-say college age to ask directions-they many times speak English.

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