Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • 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.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • 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

Cancellation is free of charge until 48 hours before arrival.

Additional Terms and Conditions


We don't accept male groups bigger than 5.
Be specific with your arrival time.
Balance due to be paid in cash upon arrival.
Parties are not allowed in our facilities.
To ensure that the group will be quiet after 23 hours we will ask a caution deposit of 10 euro per person which will be returned at check out time. If the group breaks the hostel's rules staying in the common area overnight chatting or making noise or behaves bad without respect for the other fellow travelers or causes material damage to the property this caution will be not returned and the group will be asked to leave the hostel immediately without any refund.

-We charge 2 per person for check in between 24:00 - 07:00 (12 am - 7 am)
-Taxes are not included. This cost is 2 per person per night.

-Due to security reasons, we do not accept bookings made by local citizens anymore.


-We accept only female groups. If 5 or more males make a booking, it will be immediately canceled without any refund.
-Groups will have to pay a 10 € refundable deposit per person to ensure hostel's rules about being quiet at nights, avoiding material damages in the property and for the provided keys.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, 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:


If 6 or more males make a booking, it will be immediately canceled without any refund.
-Groups will have to pay a 10 € refundable deposit per person to ensure hostel's rules about being quiet at nights, avoiding material damages in the property and for the provided keys.

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


Oleander Hostel

Book more than 14 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Brilliant Staff
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Property Description

Free laundry after the 4th night.
Free coffee and tea 24/7.

If you like places with history and unique atmosphere you will love our cozy, small hostel in the heart of Budapest, close to the Danube bank, surrounded by history, classicist buildings and monuments to see.

Our goal is to feel yourself comfortable and safe in our hostel and make your stay in Budapest pleasant informing you upon arrival all the important spots on a free Budapest map. No hidden charges.

What we can offer to our visitors? Homely atmosphere, affordable prices, free luggage storage, individual security lockers, comfortable beds, friendly and helpful staff.
We provide free use of internet and WIFI, free use of linen, free unlimited self-serving coffee and/or tea, cooking facilities, washing facilities, free maps.

Important information:

Check in time is from 13-01
But no curfew, no lockout - every guest get the keys.

Attention: Please, be specific with your arrival time.
Our reception is not permanent.
You can inform us by phone or email until the day of your arrival about any change of your arrival time.

There are several party places around the hostel therefore parties are not allowed in our facilities.
Common area is closed at 23:00 to ensure that guests who want to sleep can do so.

When you make the booking, write us an email address that you check often in order to arrange your arrival time and other matters.

Cancellation policy: Guests can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. Deposits paid are non refundable.
-Taxes are not included. This cost is 2 euro per person per night. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 7.1

  • Security 7.5

  • Location 8.8

  • Staff 7.4

  • Atmosphere 6.9

  • Cleanliness 5.9

  • Facilities 6.2

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    11 Mar 2020
    Lovely place. Friendly staff. Comfortable beds. Great atmosphere for socializing. Situated in an excellent area of the city. Highly recommended!
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    03 Mar 2020
    A very convenient place to stay in Budapest. It is a decent budget accommodation in a lovely and safe neighborhood, with lots of historic and tourist places around the corner. The hostel has really good price and an excellent location, it is quiet, clean and comfortable, I liked it a lot. Helpful, nice staff, open to answering questions and giving advice about the city.
    Argentina, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    19 Feb 2020
    Oleander Hostel was truly everything you could want in a hostel. It was incredibly affordable, located in a nice building in the heart of Budapest's central district, the rooms were clean, and above all else, the staff was super nice! On top of all that, there was a big communal living space in the hostel which made socializing and meeting new people quite easy. Next time I stay in Budapest I'll be staying here. Thanks!
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    03 Oct 2019
    Friendly owner great location!
    USA, Couple, 25-30
  • 8.0


    18 Sep 2019
    Close to metro train station and easy walk to everywhere including the Jewish district. I had to wait for ages to check-in and even then it was quite disorganised. Matresses were extremely thin- could feel the wood slats under the bed and only a lumpy pillow. only 1 shower for the 3 rooms so lots of waiting to use that- there is 2 toilets though. In general, the kitchen was good and well equipped and close to supermarkets. Not much atmosphere but people were friendly.
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 8.0


    12 Sep 2019
    Basic but good. Bed was a little hard but they have lockers, a courtyard and the facilities are easy to use and clean. Decent location, very close to groceries too
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 8.0


    28 Aug 2019
    Stayed in 10 bed dorm. Hostel is more like a big shared home/apartment. You enter through a discreet door which leads to a courtyard and Oleander is on the right. Check in occurs in the kitchen and the rooms are small but have decently sized bunk beds. Lockers in kitchen area are very big & require a lock. House-like kitchen with 2 small dining tables and the bedrooms are attached to the kitchen area along with 2 toilet cubicles. Staff accommodating to late check-ins and fairy central location.
    Wales, Male, 18-24
  • 5.7


    19 Aug 2019
    Staff were nice. Place wasn't very clean. You have 5min shower limit because there is only 1 shower for 30+ people. In my opinion it was overpriced.
    Bulgaria, Female, 18-24
  • 3.7


    30 Dec 2019
    The facilities is terrible. No infrastructure to room so many people. The management is too impolite. Everyone there wants to change hostel immediately, so the atmosphere is terrible too. That is not a hostel, it is an airbnb crowded.
    Brazil, Male, 18-24
  • 2.6


    27 Aug 2019
    This is the dirtiest hostel that I have ever been in my life... I'm not recommended.
    Cambodia, Male, 18-24
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free City Tour
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Currency Exchange
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Wi-Fi