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Leo Panzio Hotel

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San Mateo Ca
Reviewed 10 November 2011

OK, so the entrance is tricky the first time around and so is the fantasticly old elevator but once all is mastered, the rest is fine. After all, it doesn't profess to be the Hilton. Signs on the street level are more than adequate to find the hotel entrance. After finding the code number on the list by the street...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 7 November 2011

The Leo Panzio hotel is centrally located, only 2 minutes walking from the main Vaci street. In front of the hotel you have a metro station + a supermarket ('Match') that is open 24/7. There are a lot of signs directing to the hotel on the outside. The fact that you need to pass 2 doors with a code that...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 17 October 2011

You are wondering if you really are right when you enter through the door and second door (both with buzzer locks) and find yourself in a very worn down (old and charming -yes) hallway entrance and an elevator from 1900 cold and then have to walk on a outside walkway ower a rough inner yard - finally you are inside...

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Crete, Greece
Reviewed 17 August 2011

Hi all, i will start from the negatives this time:) a bit pricey, 160e for 2 nights, and not wireless internet in all the rooms. We had room no 14 that is exactly opposite the reception and the internet was working perfectly. Time for the good words: in the center of budapest,next to the metro station, next to vaci street,...

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Leicestershire
Reviewed 25 January 2011

I was intrigued by an earlier review about “not judging a book by its cover” and had reservations as I entered the main door and along the balcony. Thankfully on entering the hotel, I found it well furnished, very welcoming and the staff couldn’t do enough to help. The real bonus came when I sank into the bed at night...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2010

We stayed at Leo Panzio for 4 nights at the end of September 2010. Very convenient location for transport and also a Match supermarket opposite. Two lovely women served breakfast-no English but very friendly and efficient.

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 28 May 2010

Came recommended by Rick Steves and was indeed a very nice small hotel in a great location. On a busy street, but rooms were quiet. Close to many sites, but do utilize Budapest’s wonderful transportation system. The hotel is very close to main Metro stop and just blocks from the Danube. 24 hour staff speak English and are very helpful....

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La Jolla, California
Reviewed 22 May 2010

Leo Panzio is one of the best "bang-for-the-buck" hotels in Budapest. Simply "do not judge a book by its cover!" Exceptionally located. Outside, Leo Panzio is in a hulking building that’s seen better days (like many buildings in major cities in Eastern Europe); however, compared to other reviews herein, we did not find the building or neighborhood un-inviting (same for...

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Dublin
Reviewed 11 April 2010

This is a really great place, situated in the heart of the city and within walking distance of almost everything. It's superb value for what it offers and the staff are friendly, fluent English speakers and more than willing to help in any way they can. They had great recommendations for places to go/eat etc. This is a top of...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 October 2009

Okay, I'm going to leave the measurement of towel nap and estimate of dust mites to others. (Leo Panzio, I must add, features great nap and no mites.) Yes, I'm going to overlook a few Trip Advisor reviews--as I (with uncharacteristic wisdom) did when I booked-- from ingenuous folk perturbed by the dark, clandestine access that takes you (if you...

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District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube, with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica stand out as two of the finest examples of architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention and relevant to Hungary’s more recent history. If shopping is on your itinerary, then be prepared: the market squares in this area are an absolute delight, particularly during the Christmas period, but even throughout the year you’ll find the latest trends in the shops on Vaci Utca.
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The LEO Boutique Hotel enjoys a fantastic location in downtown Budapest in the heart of the business and shopping area. The Hotel is equally suitable for businessmen and tourists looking for central location and elegant furnished rooms. The hotel is close to Vaci utca, the main luxury shopping street, where upscale stores, romantic restaurants, and many old historical buildings can be found. The CORSO (promenade) on the bank of the Danube is a two minute walk. The ships and buses also leave from there. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Leo Panzio Hotel

Address: Kossuth Lajos utca 2/A, Budapest 1053, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > District V / Inner City , Belváros-Lipótváros
Price Range: €53 - €119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Leo Panzio Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Room 7 is great for a quiet nap”
 of 5 bubbles Scannerhex, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms near main road were loud when our windows were open.”
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“Book rooms facing the old church/ road frontage. Great view to watch Hungrian life passing by night & day.”
 of 5 bubbles warner392, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms not overlying the main road as it is loaded with traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles PaulConnie, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Street facing rooms very noisy with windows open but good double glazing cuts the sound down significantly when they are shut.”
 of 5 bubbles inchmeaders, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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