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Friends Hostel Budapest Reviews

4 Terez Krt., 6th district, Budapest, Hungary

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464 Total Reviews
  • 97%Value For Money
  • 92%Security
  • 96%Location
  • 83%Staff
  • 87%Atmosphere
  • 99%Cleanliness
  • 93%Facilities

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Me and my boyfriend had our own apartment. When we arrived the staff was really nice and showed us everything we needed. We also used the free laundry since we stayed for 5 nights and that was good. Unfortunately we had to change the apartment after one night to another one. Both apartments were really nice though and we dont have anything to complain about.


Jack the Manager is a nice person although one of his assistants is rude with guests and doesn't speak English through understandable level. Everything is 'excellent' but atmosphere is just 'good' like the rest of cheap acommodation in Hungary since it's not cheerful as well as in other countries; perhaps this place should be called 'Friendly Guesthouse' instead of 'friends hostel' because it's too small so you cannot make friends with other guests easily, tight common areas make it complicated.


I have absolutely nothing bad to say about this hostel! When we arrived, we were happily greeted by one of the owners, who consistently over our 6 days, was friendly & always put forth the effort to take time out of his day & ask how our day has been, what sights we saw, etc. The kitchen had everything one could need for a longer stay, the location was perfect (near a metro stop & also near a tram stop that runs 24 hours a day!) & the dorm we stayed in was huge! Will stay there again, for sure!


This is a great hostel to stay in. The staff are very friendly and helpful, the facilities are clean, and it is in a good location in the city.

  • 20th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


I went with a friend for a weekend trip. The location of the hostel is in a safe area, very close to pubs and bars. Walking distance to the river. The hostel was cozy, safe and nice. It's not a party hostel, it is something quiet.

  • 14th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Greece
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


The Friend hostel has an excellent location in the heart of Budapest. The metro station, bus station and the tram station are really close and you can reach them within 1-2 minutes. The rooms are well equipped and clean. The hostel deserve its name, because the staff was very friendly and helpful. We spend nice 5 days there.

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