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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mum and I recently visited Budapest for a short break and chose Boat Hotel Fortuna due to its excellent pricing and interesting twist of being a boat. Staying on the river is a great way to experience the cities and the location of this boat hotel is really good. While we were there, the access road was undergoing quite...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Nice boat hotel - close to the city center. Very nice view of the river and Margit island . We had quiet unit with 2 nice rooms. Very clean. The easy big parking along the river just in the front. (!!!!) Very good value for money !! A very very unique and special experience.

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Thank 85Danny
Bursa, Turkey
Reviewed 1 January 2017

When I first booked the Fortuna Boat Hotel I was pretty excited about the idea of staying on a boat in the city. When I arrived at the hotel, it didn’t live up to my expectations. We stayed two nights in a pretty small room with no sound proofing at all. That means you could hear every person walk by...

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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

In spite of asking for a room with easy access we were given a tiny cabin of very steep ship's stairs. The information on Internet stated there is a lift but there is no lift and we are both in our late 70s. Otherwise very clean with reasonable cheap breakfast. Bedroom so small we had to climb in from bottom...

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Thank John B
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The location of the hotel is great, right ON the Danube, near Margaret Bridge. You can see Margaret Island and the beautiful music and color fountain there from the boat. Is pretty close to tram stations, and the transportation in Budapest is pretty good. Walking distance to the Parliament building and the Lukacs thermal baths (over the bridge). Be careful...

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

My sister and I stayed at this boat hotel for 4 nights. Very small beds but overall a comfortable stay, housekeeping daily. Breakfast is not the best, eggs and french toast was cold. Very basic food, no croissants or toast available which is usually a regular on buffet breakfasts abroad so was disappointed with this. The Lord Nelson restaurant on...

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Perth SCOTLAND
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The boat hotel is well placed for tram travel and walking along the danube. There as some lovely views from the boat in the evening. I found the op deck was great relaxing of an evening watching the boats travelling up and down the river.

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Thank JIM8950
Botel_Fortuna, Sales Representative at Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear JIM8950, Thank you very much for being our guest and also for leaving such an amazing review here. We are really greatfull and delighted by the fact how much you enjoyed your time with us, hopefully for not the last time. It was absolutely our pleasure having you on the board of Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant and if...

Reviewed 4 October 2016

The cabins are nice, with two or three beds. It is what you would expect from a boat. The rooms and common bathroom were not very clean though. If you plan to get breakfast included, it's a good choice, as you can choose from a lot of stuff.

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Botel_Fortuna, Sales Representative at Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Adrian S, We would like to thank you for your comments but also for your useful remarks. Your feedback is a vital part of our business and it is through your constructive comments that we are able to improve the service we offer guests in our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon onboard. Best regards,...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The view was very nice from our room however we found the price is too high for the quality and service. Shower barely worked. Its time for new shower head. Asked for shampoo it was not available. Some staff is very friendly and some should not be in the hospitality business at all!!! Breakfast was good. Bread is fresh every...

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Botel_Fortuna, Sales Representative at Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Edith B, We would like to thank you for your useful remark. Your feedback is a vital part of our business and it is through your constructive comments that we are able to improve the service we offer guests in our hotel. We address each of your comments with the appropriate departments. We very much look forward to welcoming...

Reviewed 25 September 2016

For the price, this was a great choice of accommodation. The boat is beautiful inside with chandeliers and lovely nautical furnishings. Our room and bathroom were clean although certainly small (but you are on a boat!) The location is quite good. is north of the city center on the Danube. One can walk into the center of town in about...

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Botel_Fortuna, Sales Representative at Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Charlotte D, Thank you very much for being our guest and also for leaving such an amazing review on TripAdvisor. We are really greatfull and delighted by the fact how much you enjoyed your time with us, hopefully for not the last time. It was absolutely our pleasure having you on Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant and if you...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stay with us near to the city center of Budapest, next to Margharet Island in the 3 star category Fortuna Boat Hotel*** & Restaurant! Calm and pleasant accommodation in the heart of the Hungarian capital – pleasure is guaranteed! The Danube, the nature and the boat together provide an unforgettable experience. We offer two kind of accommodations in different categories,: 3 star hotelrooms (quality: superior and standard) or hostel rooms (single, twin, triple) for backpackers and thrifty travellers. For the health and comfort of our guests, Fortuna Boat Hotel*** & Restaurant is non-smoking, including all rooms and public areas. During your stay try our Lord Nelson Restaurant with delicious Hungarian and International meals. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant

Address: Szent Istvan park, also rakpart, Budapest 1137, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest
Price Range: €38 - €483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fortuna Boat Hotel & Restaurant 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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“river view !!”
 of 5 bubbles 85Danny, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Danube view rooms, so you can wake up with something pretty to look at :)”
 of 5 bubbles CameliaCse, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The cabin I had was near reception but still dii not here people arrive or leave.”
 of 5 bubbles JIM8950, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“might be nice to have english speaking channels on tv”
 of 5 bubbles 725norap, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“window is a port hole, that you can close, therwise you hear lappin water and other boats”
 of 5 bubbles phoenbix2b, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
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