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Villa Hotel Kristal

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#142 of 342 Hotels in Budapest
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01/06/2017 02/06/2017
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Weymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I stayed here for 4 nights whilst attending a conference held at the Novotel in April 2016. My room was basic, but clean and had a nice view. The staff were super friendly and gave me lots of tips and advice for where to visit in Budapest. The breakfast was a little disappointing - the coffee really didn't taste very...

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Pordenone, Italy
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Villa Hotel Kristal is conveniently located a few steps from BAH csomopont and Budapest Congress Center (Novotel), then if you're low on pretentions or a budget-conscious conference attendee, i strongly recommend to check their fares out. Frequent buses connect the neighbourhood with city centre, but i always prefer to walk. 30 minutes are enough to arrive in Vàci utca on...

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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We spent a week in this hotel.We had wished for a room with balcony.At first we didnt get one,but very flexible staff gave us the kind of room that we wanted as soo n as one was available.Breakfast was modest,toast,cheese,ham,youghurt.Staff was absolutely fabulous and helpfull.Location was good,everything was at walking distance (about 3km max.) Nice atmosphere and quiet hotel.Room had...

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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Just arrived (almost midnight), and everything was ready. Clean and nice room. Can highly recimmend it. It is in walking distance of downtown. 2.7km. Otherweise there are busses Close by. Breakfest is simple,but fine. Bread with meat and cheese, and yougurt. Coffee and the and juice. :-)

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Iasi, Romania
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a night as we passed through Budapest during our road trip and found it serviceable. A few things are worth mentioning: +: it's pretty cheap and the man at the front desk was very nice and amiable -: our room had a strange odor and the bathroom was kinda small; breakfast is pretty limited (nothing warm,...

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Montclair, New Jersey
Reviewed 27 March 2016

We spent 3 nights at this hotel in AUgust 2015. The hotel is not centrally located, you have to walk about 30 - 40 min or take a bus to get closer to the center of town. Nevertheless, the rooms were big, the staff wonderful, the breakfast very good. This is by no means a high end/luxurious hotel but well...

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Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 16 March 2016

David and george are excellent hosts. The rooms are equipped with everything that you need. The wifi is strong, the location is close to center. This is my second time here and i will definetelly return

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Spent a lovely week 2 days here in March, staff were friendly rooms had that quality old style. Price adequate to quality. Possibility to check in around the clock. Free valet parking and a large safe, locked at night. Breakfast is modest but without limitation. Large rooms, we had a balcony. Quiet and peaceful district away from noise. Bathrooms need...

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Erlangen, Germany
Reviewed 3 January 2016

My experience at the hotel was surprisingly positive. My bedroom was bigger and more furnished than I expected, the toilet was very good, breakfast simple but satisfatory. Unfortunately, there is no lift. The hotel is close to 2 bus and tramway stations, but the street is in a small hill and it is not very easy to climb with a...

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Dubrovnik, Croatia
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Ma husband and I had 3 night stay in October. We came by car all away from Croatia (which means 11 hours driving), so it was very important to have good place to rest, safe parking and good location for visit Budapest. Hotel Kristal is all of that. Good room,with big tarace and free wifi. Bathroom big enough and clean,with...

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Staying in Gellert Hill

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Gellert Hill
If you want to treat your camera to some amazing scenery, Gellért Hill is a must on your itinerary. A funicular journey from the Chain Bridge along the hillsides provides a fast connection between Buda and Pest, hoisting visitors to panoramic vistas. Once on top of the hill, you’ll find the Citadel dominate the landscape with its imposing 19th century construction, a site that’s hard to keep your eyes on without being distracted by the phenomenal view over the Danube and the eight bridges crossing. Once on Gellért Hill however, one mustn’t miss the famous Gellért Baths. Budapest is renown for its thermal waters and its baths, and the Gellért Baths are housed in an impressive art nouveau structure. Its interior design, with its many mosaics, recalls the preceding relationships the city has had with healing springs and saunas, traditionally used within this neighborhood since the Ottoman Empire.
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Additional Information about Villa Hotel Kristal

Address: Tars utca 9, Budapest 1118, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > Gellert Hill
Price Range: €45 - €510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Hotel Kristal 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Balconies in front rooms. No lift - so ask for lower levels ;)”
MarcinWrocPL, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Take a room on the highest floor.”
poligirlbg, 11 Mar 2015 | Read review
“higher floors have sight on Budapest”
ihlus, 27 May 2014 | Read review
“13 and 14 have balcony and are good, but are not safe.”
Mikhlin_Alexander, 30 Apr 2012 | Read review
“not sure, i was on the second floor and it was still very very smoky...”
silvy023, 3 Nov 2011 | Read review
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