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Continental Hotel Budapest

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 21 May 2015

I work for an international organization as the head of the Hungarian office. In 2015 our organization received the honor to organize a meeting for the European partner organizations with 80 participants from 25 different countries. We chose this hotel as a venue. I have to say that we couldn't have done a better choice than Continental Hotel Zara Budapest....

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 20 May 2015

First of all the location is the best as this neighbourhood is my favorite in the town, close to everything and very vivid. The room was very nice and clean and the bed confortable. I liked the decoration and the fact they provide bathrobe (although i didn't use it) and sleepers.These were the good aspects. The very bad was that...

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Just returned from 3 nights at this hotel. Lovely lobby area and a great impression when you enter the hotel. Check-in quick and easy and staff gave us a little information pack with top sights, local resraurants etc which was good. As mentioned in other reviews the rooms are on the small side but this wasn't a problem for us....

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Good central location, good breakfast except for Sunday, the bakery was perhaps closed. The rooms are rather small. Nice personal, helpfull. The hall is spectacular, quiet street. .........................................................................

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Overall this is an excellent hotel. The staff are very helpful and friendly and couldn't of done more for us. Excellent selection for breakfast and a very nice restaurant. May be the only very slight downside was the location which is a little walk away from the main drag at Vaci Ut, but it serves to work off some of...

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Zoltan_Geher, General Manager at Continental Hotel Budapest, responded to this review

Dear Keith H, Thank you very much for your commendatory feedback regardig your recent stay, although you gave us „only” four points. Your are right, teh Hotel is about a good 15 minutes walk to the Vaci Street, but with a lot of interesting sites on the way to it. On the other side thank you for your positive comments...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Just returned from a weekend stay at the Continental Hotel Zara with my mum to celebrate my 40th birthday. The hotel has a luxury feel without the huge price tag. Many of the original features of the old spa bath building still exist in the lobby. Rooms are tastefully decorated. Ours was a bit small but ok for 3 nights...

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Zoltan_Geher, General Manager at Continental Hotel Budapest, responded to this review

Dear claireboy, I was delighted to read your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. I am so glad to learn that you had such an enjoyable and unforgettable experience with us on this special occasion. Also thank you to encourage other Trip Advisor readers to explore the nearby sights of the Hotel. The Gellért Spa is really a very...

Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 May 2015

Excellent stay at Zara Continental Hotel. All the staff were friendly and helpful - nothing was too much trouble. The room was clean and comfortable with tea and coffee making facilities and a mini bar. It was compact but everything that was needed was supplied. Very good location close to everything. Restaurant was very good too. Terrific value.

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Zoltan_Geher, General Manager at Continental Hotel Budapest, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Wofworthing, Thank you for your short but all-in feedback regarding your recent stay at Continental Hotel Budapest. I really appreciate you taking your valuable time to share your experience with all the readers of Trip Advisor. It was good to read that you have been so much satisfied with the service provided by our staff. Also thank you...

St Ives, Ringwood
Reviewed 15 May 2015

This is a reasonably priced hotel in a good location for the city centre, taking around 15-20 minutes to walk in. Parking in the street outside was easy for pick-ups and drop-offs. The hotel was clean with plenty of obliging staff on hand. We stayed in a standard room and although well-equipped it was rather small with only a view...

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Zoltan_Geher, General Manager at Continental Hotel Budapest, responded to this review

Dear Antony A, Thank you very much for your feedback after your recent stay. As I can see you are a big traveler. I am very sorry to read that although you were mostly satisfied with the hotel, we got only three points due to the fact your room was facing the courtyard. Other guests prefer it as it is...

Australia
Reviewed 14 May 2015

We have just come from a spartan existence on the CAMINO de Santiago and to arrive late to this hotel was bliss. The reception staff were attentive and professional. The features of our room were fully described by the luggage man and it is a gorgeous room. My big thing in Hotels is aspect but a huge mural of old...

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Zoltan_Geher, General Manager at Continental Hotel Budapest, responded to this review

Dear Susan T, Firsly congratulations for finishing your „duty”! Our Revenue and Reservation Manager is just at the middle of it, he has started El Camino two weeks ago! I also did some parts of it two times already, but never stayed in hotels.... I am very happy to read that you found the Reception staff attentive and professional, and...

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Very stilish hotel, garage, top executive room with balcony, friendly staff. The restaurant offers french and hungarian cuisine of highest standard, much better as you would expect of a hotel restaurant. The location is not really central (20 min walk to the nice quarters near the danube). Hop on hop of busses nearby, but the system is not satisfying -...

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Zoltan_Geher, General Manager at Continental Hotel Budapest, responded to this review

Dear Franz F, Thank you very much for choosing Continantal Hotel Budapest for your stay in Budapest and also for your very nice review. We do always our best to make the stay of our guest as comfortable and memorable as possible. The well-being of our guests is our aim every day. Replies and review like yours are our highest...

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Staying in District VII / Jewish Quarter

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District VII / Jewish Quarter
District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses the city’s Jewish Quarter. Its streets are lively and colorful, its buildings narrate different histories in an assortment of architectural styles, and its cafes and bars are frequented and loved by the enthusiastic crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly Moorish in style, crowned by the twin onion shaped domes, the Synagogue is the very emblem of District VII and one of the main attractions in the capital.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Continental Hotel Budapest 4* Superior symbolizes the past and future, the traditional Hungarian hospitality and refinement of detail and personal service of our age. The building reflects the elements of the art nouveau style and the modern unique design characterizing ZeinaHotels, in the heart of Budapest. The 4 star superior, 272 room hotel - offering standard, deluxe and executive rooms plus suites - will revive the spirit of the legendary accommodation keeping its name and historical facade. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Continental Hotel Budapest

Address: Dohany u. 42 - 44, Budapest 1074, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > District VII / Jewish Quarter
Price Range: €97 - €255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Continental Hotel Budapest 4.5*
Number of rooms: 272
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Hotel Style:
#27 Family Hotel in Budapest
#29 Romantic Hotel in Budapest
#29 Business Hotel in Budapest
#30 Luxury Hotel in Budapest
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“All the rooms are quiet as the hotel is situated in a back street, and the rooms overlook small gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles jean0rly, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Avoid rooms overlooking the street on Friday and Saturday nights as drinkers are very noisy until early in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles Demelza62, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upgrade your room always - It's well worth it!!!! The Spa is on the 2nd floor - book a room there!!!”
 of 5 bubbles CMWorldTraveler, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were on the 3rd floor and it was very quite even being near the lift.”
 of 5 bubbles Simonjb54321, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were on the 6th floor which was very quiet looking outwards to road. Inner ones look into a sitting outside area.”
 of 5 bubbles 999dennisg, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
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