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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. 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.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

A 25% down payment at the time of booking (by card payment). Cancellation / modification is possible 3 weeks before
arrival free of charge. After the free cancellation period the deposit is
kept in case of cancellation. If a cancellation is to occur less than 5
days before arrival or in case of no show the total price will be billed. We also reserve the right to preauthorise the card for the whole amount in this period. The rest is to be paid upon arrival by cash or card.

Additional Terms and Conditions

Regarding groups according to our policy we have to ask a 10 euro/person deposit upon arrival as a preauthorisation, which will be handled in one amount and the whole is returned at the end of the stay if we receive all the provided keycards and towels, and none of our hostel policies were violated (such as damage or violation of noise policy).

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Additional Info:

Because of previous multiple bed experiences our policy states that we can not accommodate stag, hen or similar type of party groups as after 10 pm we are keen to provide calmness for all our guests. Thank you for your understanding.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Maverick City Lodge

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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We love this Hostel!

It gets our thumbs up for consistently high guest reviews.

Property Description

Our newly built City Lodge is in the heart of the historical Jewish Quarter of the city center of Budapest. Most city attractions are in walking distance, and the wonderfully eclectic streets in our neighborhood are dotted with lots of restaurants featuring local and international cuisine, concert venues, the Opera House, modern bars, and ruined pubs: all with their unique characters to explore.

We offer Free Internet, Free tea and coffee all day long, Hotel quality rooms with a/c and even more.

Our reception is at your disposal in 24h every day. We also provide Free Internet, Wifi in the entire building and Cable Tv in the private rooms and main kitchen. In addition you can grab a tea or coffee all day long for Free in the fully equipped kitchen area.

Please note: Payment only in cash in EUR or HUF, cards are not accepted.
We serve breakfast at our Fat Mama restaurant and offer our customers a discount on the a la carte price.

Achieving serenity in the sleeping zones and cleanliness in the premises are among of our main goals. For this reason we give daily cleaning for all common areas and private rooms, furthermore linen and towel is included in our prices, as well Free lockers in the dorms. We also would like to help our guests to get to know each other through our regular community events, where participation is Free.

Please note that 3,4 % city tax is not included into our rates. This extra fee will be added upon arrival at the hostel.

We hope you will find the ideal room at us,
See you at the Maverick!

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Head to the historic Jewish Quarter of Budapest for Maverick City Lodge. Down the eclectic old streets is our contemporary hostel, with common rooms and social kitchens to meet with travellers from all over. Join our multilingual local guides for a pub crawl to get your bearings. Strapped for cash and wanting to socialise? Come and chat at reception for all the latest on our free events. We're talking walking tours, fröccs tasting (a local bubbly wine concoction) and spaghetti nights. You can hire a bike, or ask us about booking activities like caving and cruising on the Danube.


If you're flying in, let us know and we can organise a 30-minute transfer shuttle for you from Budapest Ferenc Liszt Airport. Budapest is best known for its party baths, funky bars and the towering St Stephen’s Basilica – a 16-minute walk away. The Great Market Hall is 20 minutes away by foot. For those staying put in our characterful neighbourhood, there's plenty of international cuisine to be sampled. Step outside the front door of our hostel and you can be at the baths with a beer in 10 minutes!

Rooms and Dorms

Rooms range from small to large mixed or female-only dorms, private doubles, some with en-suite. Bunks are all enclosed for extra privacy, with curtains and reading lights. Each bed has a storage locker for your things, and linen and towels are included. Hungarian summers can get hot, so all rooms have air con. There's daily housekeeping, too.

Extras and activities

Grab yourself a free tea or coffee at any time of day and plan your ideal itinerary in advance with a free city map. Our restaurant, Fat Mama, serves an à la carte breakfast each morning – you get a discount just for staying with us! When it's time to relax, we have free Wi-Fi, cable TV and board games. And to make your life on the road easier, we've got laundry services and an elevator.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.3

  • Security 9.6

  • Location 9.7

  • Staff 9.5

  • Atmosphere 8.9

  • Cleanliness 8.5

  • Facilities 9.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    24 Feb 2020
    All of the staff were so kind! Very soft beds, loved the big bunks and curtains. Best hostel I’ve stayed out
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    19 Feb 2020
    The staffs are very friendly and helpful!!
    Hong Kong China, Female, 31-40
  • 9.7


    20 Feb 2020
    I would highly recommend Maverick city lodge hostel due to its great location. It feels like you are in a 3 stars hotel. Main sightseeing places are on a walking distance. Plenty of restaurants, bars and clubs in the back yard. At Fat mama you could have food all day long with 10% hostel discount voucher looked after by an amazing stuff too.
    Bulgaria, Male, 31-40
  • 9.7


    20 Feb 2020
    Great hostel for a great value. Would highly recommend.
    Slovenia, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    18 Feb 2020
    Amazing hostel, exactly what I was looking for. The beds have their own curtains and a little light as well as two wall sockets so privacy and good sleep is guaranteed. The showers are nice and clean, also pretty new. The kitchen is great. There are a lot of activities organised and the staff is super friendly. Had an amazing time.
    Netherlands, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4


    21 Feb 2020
    It was a very cozy place to stay, in a great location and was very easy to find! The staff was not too helpful though, did not give me much information about the city, even when asked multiple times, and actually misled me for an hour when I was trying to find an ATM. The atmosphere is lovely, many ways to get involved and meet people. The rooms are nice and clean, each bed has its own spacious locker, and the bathrooms are nice as well. The keycard entry is more secure as well.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.1


    16 Feb 2020
    Great hostel, but that kind of hotel/hostel crossover where it can be difficult to find other travellers and create friendships. Best place for groups.
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    09 Feb 2020
    The shared rooms were pretty nice, with sizable lockers and comfortable beds. The bathrooms, shared space and kitchen were nice and clean. The location and other guests were great! The only down point was check in, where no information about location, what was happening at the hostel during our stay, what to do in the nearby area or info on the walking tour was given. They also double booked one of our beds, but that was sorted out quickly. All in all, good value for a very decent hostel stay.
    New Zealand, Male, 25-30
  • 8.3


    09 Feb 2020
    My 5 days long stay in the hostel was really a great experience. The quality of the rooms were good and as promised it was not the typical party hostels and more on the quieter side for which I went for it. Staff at reception was good but I believe they are pretty new and I felt struggled a bit in sorting out bill payments, but it's not something I would ignore for once. Also my feedback to the hostel is for hostel charges payment we do not get any notification or acknowledgement from them.
    India, Male, 31-40
  • 8.0


    20 Feb 2020
    Staff really nice! Good location and price! Even the shared room offer some privacy because of the curtais. Hair dryer and good size bathroom and shower.
    Brazil, Female, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Key Card Access
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Airport Transfers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Shuttle Bus
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games


  • 2015

    9th, Worldwide Medium Hostel


  • 2016

    Worldwide Medium Hostel

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