Best Hotels in Budapest, Hungary

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Across the River Danube from the Buda Castle, this sophisticated hotel is a 4-minute walk from a metro station, 6 minutes' walk from the iconic Chain Bridge and 14 minutes on foot from the Hungarian State Opera House.

Relaxed rooms feature coffeemakers, Wi-Fi (fee) and flat-screen TVs. Upgraded rooms add minibars, and river, castle or bridge views. Club-level rooms come with access to a private lounge offering free breakfast and evening snacks, while suites also have living rooms.

There's an elegant restaurant with a bar and a seasonal terrace. Other amenities include an indoor heated pool, a gym, and a spa with a sauna and a steam room.

Off a bustling road lined with eateries and across the road from Budapest-Nyugati train station, this hip hotel with an ornate exterior is a 14-minute walk from concerts at the opulent St. Stephen's Basilica.

Colorful, streamlined rooms feature complimentary Wi-Fi, smart TVs and en suite, shower-only bathrooms; some include sofabeds.

There's a trendy 24/7 bar. A breakfast buffet is available, as are area transfers.

This luxe, baroque-style hotel is 17 minutes' walk from the Hungarian State Opera House and 3 km from both the Széchenyi thermal baths and Buda Castle.

Polished rooms feature a mix of contemporary and antique furnishings, plus free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. Upgraded rooms add sitting areas; some offer city-view balconies. Ornate Neoclassical-style suites and 2 eclectic presidential suites provide living rooms.

A breakfast buffet (fee) is served in a genteel dining room. Italian-inspired dining is offered in a ritzy cafe and there's a fine-dining restaurant with a bar. Other amenities include a spa, an indoor pool and a gym.

Dating to 1913, this classic hotel is decorated with stained glass windows and frescoes. It's a 13-minute walk from St. Stephen's Basilica and 2 km from the Széchenyi thermal baths.

Traditional rooms come with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, minibars, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Upgraded rooms include Nespresso coffeemakers and breakfast, while 1-bedroom suites add living areas. Room service is available 24/7.

Amenities include an elegant Hungarian restaurant and an all-day cafe. There's also a gift shop, a business center and conference spaces.

This modern hotel on a tree-filled island is 5 km from both the Széchenyi Thermal Bath and Buda Castle, which houses the Hungarian National Gallery.

Offering views of the park or the Danube River, the understated rooms come with balconies, flat-screen TVs, and tea and coffeemaking facilities, as well as free Wi-Fi and minibars. Upgraded rooms add access to a lounge.

Amenities include an elegant restaurant with a garden terrace, as well as a lobby bar, and an outdoor pool featuring a poolside bar. There's also a spa offering 3 indoor pools, thermal baths and saunas.

Set in Budapest's city center, this upscale all-suites hotel in a simple building with red brick accents is 300 m from a tram stop and 1 km from neo-Renaissance Magyar Állami Operaház.

The refined suites offer free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. All have dining areas, and kitchenettes with microwaves, minifridges and dishwashers. Most feature 1 or 2 balconies; upgraded suites add separate living rooms, with some adding 2nd bedrooms.

There's a polished French, Italian and Hungarian restaurant and bar with chandeliers and bold wallpaper. The elegant spa has a heated indoor pool, a sauna, a hot tub and a gym. There's also a courtyard and garden.

This upscale spa hotel in an imposing art nouveau building is a 2-minute walk from the Danube and a 9-minute walk from the Great Market Hall.

The warm, retro rooms have free Wi-Fi, cable TV and minibars; some offer river views. Upgraded rooms add balconies, while suites include living rooms and flat-screens. Room service is offered.

Breakfast is complimentary. There's a formal Hungarian restaurant overlooking the Danube, along with a casual brasserie, a lobby bar and a cafe with a terrace. A period spa (dating from 1918) features ornate, indoor/outdoor baths, and pools with geothermal water, as well as a hot tub, a steam room and a sauna.

A 4-minute walk from the nearest metro station, this modern all-apartment hotel is 2 km from Buda Castle, and 3 km from the ornate Széchenyi thermal bath.

The stylish studios feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels, plus full kitchens, and living areas with pull-out sofas. Apartments offer up to 3 bedrooms.

Amenities include a gym and an indoor pool, plus saunas and a whirlpool tub. Breakfast is available for a fee. Airport transfers are offered.

Facing Erzsébet tér square, this polished downtown hotel is a minute's walk from a metro station and an 11-minute walk from the Hungarian State Opera House.

Elegant rooms feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, as well as desks and minibars. Upgraded rooms have seating areas and Nespresso machines. Studios and 1- to 2-bedroom suites add living areas, and some provide butler service. Room service is available 24/7.

There's a sleek Japanese eatery, and a plush bistro with a terrace and live music on the weekends, plus 3 bars and a New York-inspired deli. Other amenities include a spa, an indoor pool and a gym, along with conference facilities.

In a landmark 1896 building, this palatial hotel is a 5-minute walk from a metro station, an 8-minute walk from the shops of Andrássy Avenue and 2 km from the Chain Bridge.

Featuring city views, the plush rooms have free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus minibars, and tea and coffeemaking facilities; upgraded rooms add sitting areas. Suites include Nespresso machines, and access to a lounge with free breakfast, snacks and drinks. Apartments provide kitchens.

Dining options include upscale Asian, Hungarian and Maltese restaurants. There's also a cocktail bar and a cabaret club, as well as a luxe spa with an indoor pool and a gym.



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