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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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Hostel One Basilica

Book more than 3 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

We assure you that your stay at Hostel One will be a safe and happy experience, from check-in to check-out. As it has always been.

Don’t worry, you can now modify or cancel your booking completely free of charge.

We are currently following all procedural advice from local governments and taking every necessary measure to ensure your safety, comfort and happiness.
- We are up to speed with local government guidelines, advices from WHO and the CDC.
- Deep cleaning throughout our hostels has been increased.
- We offer sanitization in all common areas and public spaces.

RECEPTION FROM 8AM TO 11PM: Make sure your checkin is between 8am and 11pm.


Welcome to Hostel One Basilica, our 2nd hostel in Budapest.

Our team of friendly international staff are determined to show you the best possible time in this incredible city. Our knowledgeable receptionists are always around to offer great advice or simply have a chat.

Our hostel is one of the oldest buildings in the city, with high ceilings and huge rooms. Each dorm has spacious lockers, and well-built bunks. Our location is absolutely unbeatable - you can’t get more central than this!

We have a variety of different mixed dorms, a female-only dorm as well as a twin and double-private room. Our common areas include our large, beautiful kitchen and our comfy lounge-room with a view!

Come stay with us to see what we're all about!

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Come and stay at our party hostel to meet people from all around the world! Hostel One Basilica is your ideal spot for a fun and social stay in Budapest. You'll see from our free city tours, nightly communal dinners and group drinking games that we design our activities around getting everyone mingling – and we'll also take you out to the city's trendiest ruin bars. We've got a bright kitchen (cook for yourself and save some cash) and our 24-hour reception always has staff around to give you tips.


To get to Hostel One Basilica from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport, jump on shuttle bus 100E. It takes about 35 minutes from outside the main terminal to the Deák Ferenc tér stop where you get off. We're in the centre of the city, a 13-minute walk from Széchenyi Chain Bridge which is one of the most famous sights in Budapest. You'll get a memorable view of the Danube River from here. As we sit between two tram stops – Deák Ferenc tér and Bajcsy-Zsilinszky út – you can easily go across the river and up the hill to the towering Citadella in four stops without breaking too much of a sweat.

Rooms and Dorms

We're not here to boast, but because we're in one of Budapest's oldest buildings our ceilings and rooms are huge! Every dorm – whether it's mixed or female-only – has sturdy pod beds, big lockers and linen included in the rate. If you want a private option with a bit of extra space to yourself, we've got twins and doubles to pick from.

Extras and activities

Head to the lounge to pore over our free city maps or browse your social feeds with the free Wi-Fi. We've also laid on computers, hairdryers and tea and coffee so you don't have to dig into your wallet. If you need a towel, padlock or the laundry facilities there's a small fee. The elevator means you don't have to heave your backpack up any stairs!

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.6

  • Security 9.6

  • Location 9.9

  • Staff 9.8

  • Atmosphere 9.7

  • Cleanliness 9.1

  • Facilities 9.4

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    19 Jun 2020
    Staying in HostelOne Budapest is my first hostel experience and I’m so glad I chose to stay here. The staff were so friendly and helpful, the location was perfect, right next to Goszdu Udvar and the vibe was just right! Highly recommend
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    08 Mar 2020
    My time here was absolutely awesome. The staff and guests were friendly and helpful, and there was always something communal going on every night and day that suited people of all personality types and interests. I had sooo much more fun than I thought I would. Location was great. Plus something I really appreciated was it's drop off laundry services. Plenty of bathrooms and clean facilities as well. Free dinner was a great opportunity to meet other guests!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    07 Mar 2020
    Absolutely loved staying here so much that I didn’t leave when I was meant to. The atmosphere was great and staff were lovely. Great places to hang out in the common area and free dinner on an evening was a bonus! Drinking games weren’t the best but the atmosphere was good enough to drink and make friends anyway. Definitely recommend wine tasting if you get the opportunity as one of the day activities it’s in a lovely location outside of the city. Can’t wait to come back, hopefully as staff!
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    06 Mar 2020
    I had the best time at Hostel One Basilica. It truly made my stay in Budapest incredible. The staff was wonderful but David Stewart really went out of his way to make me feel welcome. The community dinners were a fantastic way to bring everyone together and the daily and nightly outings were top notch. The perfect place for a solo traveler!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    03 Mar 2020
    Very fun place. It feels like a big family. The common room and kitchen are very big and easy to socialize. The staff is super amazing. I would recommend to anybody really. Wether you want to meet cool people, have a nice and cozy stay or party all night. This is definitely the place to go!
    Canada, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7


    16 Mar 2020
    Had a great time during Covid times, despite the power going out and having to move to the other hostel one in Budapest, but even then it was a great amosphere and place to stay.
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7


    03 Mar 2020
    Great Hostel. Very Fun. Great for partying, site seeing, and energy. Probably not great for R and R. Pretty young crowd for the most part.
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 9.4


    11 Aug 2020
    The reviews are based on hotel one budapest because my booking was moved from basilica hostel to budapest hostel. It was good place. Things were good. Things that i missed was curtain in bed and a private lamp in bed. Normally i found those in other hostels, here i didnt find. Rest everything was superb. Location, environment, everything was nice.
    India, Male, 25-30
  • 8.3


    10 Mar 2020
    One of their staffs has integrity and was really responsible. She admitted that she overcharged me, and gave me the refund. One time, some staff moved my bed without me knowing. My stuffs were gone, totally had(still do) no idea where my stuffs were. The only thing that was on my bed, was someone else. She took responsibility and gave me another options for my stuffs. She also moved me to a private room. But I was completely disappointed that the hostel gave my bed to someone else.
    Indonesia, Female, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    04 Mar 2020
    Great location, but overall atmosphere was a tad odd. It was nice that the hostel sponsored trips to the ruins bars, but the pregame in the common room was odd because the game that was played was forcing people to take their clothes off. Bathrooms were a little weird too, as the shower walls were held up by chains to the ceiling and were super flimsy. There were crumbs on my bed when I checked in. The location was fantastic though, staff were nice and cooked dinner for us for free.
    USA, Female, 18-24
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • Flexible NRR
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities


  • 2020

    8th, Worldwide Medium Hostel

  • 2019

    2nd, Hostel Chain

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