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Central Backpack King
Ranked #96 of 667 Speciality Lodging in Budapest
Reviewed 13 December 2008

Very nice staff, who are always helping you; free coffee, comfortable living-room and a really good location - although it is quite small, it is just one of the best hostels I have been to.

  • Stayed: November 2008, travelled solo
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Reviewed 15 September 2008

We stayed at this Hostel for 4 nights in early September, it was our first time in the city and I have to stay as a seasoned hostel stayer this is up there with the best.
Ignore the rather unappealing front entrance and reserve judgement until you get inside,you will be releaved.
It is not the cheapest hostel in Budapest but I cant imagine any are better, the location is second to none, directly in front of the Bassilica and within walking distance of most places in Pest and the bridge connecting to Buda.
The place is clean, smells nice when you enter and feels like a home from home with the welcoming staff and fun, friendly atmosphere. The full kitchen, common room and computer with free internet access made this, in my humble oppinion a better option for travellers than a hotel, i can not reconmend this hostel highly enough and hope to return soon.

  • Stayed: September 2008, travelled with friends
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Stayed: August 2016, travelled solo
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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile
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Stayed: July 2016
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Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile
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Stayed: April 2016, travelled with friends
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Additional Information about Central Backpack King

Address: Oktober 6. utca 15 | 1st Floor 1st Door, Budapest 1051, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > District V / Inner City , Belváros-Lipótváros
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #96 of 667 Speciality Lodging in Budapest
Price Range: €20 - €55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Central Backpack King 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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