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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 4 weeks prior to 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 of the entire group:
Until 4 weeks before arrival: free of charge
28 - 14 days before day of arrival: 20 % of the total amount
13 - 7 days before day of arrival: 50 % of the total amount
6 - 0 days before day of arrival and no-show: 100 % of the total amount

Partial cancellation:
Up to 20% of the originally booked beds can be cancelled free of cost.

Please note: Cancellations/modifications can only be requested via e-mail to: groupsbudapest@wombats.eu

Additional Terms and Conditions

- Everybody from the group has to have the same arrival and departure date and time.
- Guests age 16 and above are welcome, when they are part of a group and the group is accompanied by a guardian/supervisor (minimum 18 years old) for the period of the stay.
- During the Sziget Festival the age limit is 18.
- Any empty beds (depending on room allocation) occurring through the breakdown are free of charge.
Payment: we will charge your credit card with 80% of the total amount latest until 4 weeks before arrival the rest is due upon arrival

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."

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

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Wombat's City Hostel Budapest

Book more than 1 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.

Hostelworld says

We like the very central location of Wombats City Hostel Budapest, just a block from Andrássy utca and five minutes from a metro station serving three lines going to Buda, the airport stop and the three main train stations. This friendly, clean hostel opened in 2012 in a former hotel. It features spacious ensuite rooms with free air conditioning, free welcome drinks for guests and a budget-friendly all-you-can-eat breakfast with yoghurt, fruit and good bread.

Property Description

Wow. Spacious rooms with ensuite bathrooms and air-conditioning? What gives?
Our Wombat’s City Hostel is a former four-star hotel that we have transformed into the hostel of choice in all of Budapest, thanks to our signature style.
What remains is ample space for 26 private rooms and 86 dormitories – as well as generous common areas. You will find yourself in the largest hostel in town, quite possibly the one with the best location as well.

Wombat's City Hostel Budapest is found right in the center on Király Street next to the old Jewish quarter, with the bustling streets, ruin pubs and fancy restaurants this area is famous for all on your doorstep.

If you don't make it that “far” – the Langos place just next door is as good as it is cheap.
The State Opera, Synagogue, Heroes Square, Academy of Music, Chain Bridge, Liszt-Ferenc-Square (with its elegant Cafes and Restaurants) as well as access to the most important shopping streets are easily accessible by foot.
The picturesque old town and the UNESCO Heritage Site-listed Andrassy Boulevard, affectionately known as Budapest's Champs-Élysées are also right around the corner.

By night, our neighborhood turns into a party hotspot. The ruin pub on Kazinscy Utca gives curious travelers a taste of these artsy and unique drinking places.
Only a five minute walk away you will find metro station Deák Ferenc Tér, where three metro lines and several bus- and tram lines connect.
Also accessible from here are the most important train stations Keleti and Nyugati, the bus terminal Nepliget and the airport are all easily.

Included as always - our Wombat's basics:
- bedding
- WiFi
- our own Wombat's city maps
- the womBAR for never-ending parties & WomDollar discount on your drinks (currently limited operations)
- a guest kitchen open to all who want to cater to their own culinary needs
- 24/7 Reception
- safe luggage storage
- rentables (umbrellas, hairdryers, adapters: everything an avid traveler could possibly need)
- coin-operated laundry facilities (washing and crying ... oops, sorry about the typo, of course we mean drying), so you can re-vitalize your clothes ;)

Our famous Tasty Brekkie buffet ensures you have enough energy for your exciting day in Budapest. You can buy your tickets for a small fee at reception.

(Minimum age: 18.) View House Rules
Best For: Central Location Meeting People

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.5

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 9.7

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 7.8

  • Cleanliness 8.2

  • Facilities 8.3


Latest Reviews

  • 9.4

    Superb

    29 Apr 2022
    The hostel was really nice and very well located. When sharing a dorm room with 4 people an extra toilet on the hallway might be a good consideration. Another suggestion is to look at the ages of people in dorm rooms, me (girl 22) and my two friends (male 23) shared a drom room with a relatively old man (around 65). I felt a little uncomfortable with this and i think it is not the most suitable combination, as also we had very different lifestyles.
    Netherlands, Mixed Group, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    30 Apr 2022
    Good hostel, nice to have facilities like a kitchen and laundry room
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    22 Apr 2022
    Great location for spending a weekend in Budapest! The staff were very helpful!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    05 May 2022
    super good location, tons of bars and restaurants around, the area is really cool. staff was helpful and nice, but it’s really hot inside the rooms and sometimes it smells like humidity. still, would go back
    Mexico, Female, 18-24
  • 8.6

    Fabulous

    29 Apr 2022
    Only stayed for 1 night. Overall, I was impressed. Its A BIG 'Mega-Hostel' but the facilities are top notch and the location is ideal. The staff were very accommodating and superb friendly. I would recommend.
    British Virgin Islands, Male, 41+
  • 8.3

    Fabulous

    06 May 2022
    Very nice rooms and one of the cleanest hostels I’ve stayed at so far. Unfortunately the atmosphere is basically non-existent due to the sheer size of this hostel. A proper bar would have been a great addition to meet new people
    Germany, Male, 31-40
  • 8.0

    Fabulous

    15 May 2022
    Felt more like a hostel than a hotel. I stayed here with my partner for 2 nights, but the last night I was alone and actually chose to go to a different hostel instead of this one even though I paid for an extra night. NOT good for solo travellers.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    15 May 2022
    I stayed in a 2 bedroom private and there was only one outlet unless you unplugged the lamps. This was challenging for two people with devices to charge. The place was clean and secure. Laundry onsite and close to most things. One staff talked very quietly so it was hard to hear and I kept asking him hmwhat he said. Overall a good place and I’d stay again.
    Canada, Male, 41+
  • 6.9

    Good

    14 May 2022
    Good hostel however very hard to meet people who are travelling. Give more the vibe of a hotel.
    Northern Ireland, Mixed Group, 18-24
  • 4.3

    Rating

    05 May 2022
    I got my phone stolen right from the lobby from the hostel ..the staff was unhelplful and didn't seem to care much ...the hostel is too big and lack any feel of togetherness ...very commercial place ...location is good.
    India, Male, 31-40
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
Services
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Fax Service
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Internet café
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • Foosball
  • Pool Table
  • Wi-Fi


Awards

  • 2019

    1st, Hostel Chain

  • 2019

    1st, Best Large Hostel Chain

  • 2019

    3rd, Hostel Chain

  • 2018

    1st, Hostel Chain

  • 2018

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Budapest

  • 2017

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Budapest

  • 2017

    9th, Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

  • 2016

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Budapest

  • 2016

    10th, Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

  • 2015

    1st, Best Large Hostel Chain

  • 2015

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Budapest

  • 2015

    4th, Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

  • 2014

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Budapest

  • 2014

    1st, Worldwide Extra Large Hostel

  • 2013

    3rd, Hostel Chain

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Wombat's City Hostel Budapest says

I think what's really unique about us is that this was a pretty good hotel before we upgraded it to a Wombats , so it comes with some amenities you don´t typically find in a hostel, like really big rooms, a/c, nice en suite facilities (even with hairdryers) and amply dimensioned common areas. It´s the biggest hostel in town, so guaranteed never boring. And the house is run by a really, really enthusiastic team.
We're one block from Andrassy utca (Budapest's version of the Champs Elysse), the main cathedral is just around the corner and the history city centre is a ten-minute walk away. Walk in the other direction and you're in the middle of the most lively nightlife area. Personally I recommend hitting Corvintetö, a superb rooftop club not far away. The langos shop next to the entrance is ridiculously good (and cheap), too.
Most of our guests are twentysomethings. Budapest offers excellent nightlife and is very cheap, so it attracts a lot of people who intend to indulge in it.

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