A shining jewel of Europe, Hungary is one its grandest countries and should be at the top of your list when planning a vacation. The capital, Budapest, is one of the largest cities in the European Union and is filled with a number of things you can see and do. Some of the main sights and attractions include the Danube River, Saint Stephen’s Basilica, the neo-Gothic Parliament building which houses the Hungarian Crown Jewels, the Nagyteteny Castle Museum, and much more.
There is no better place to explore all of these amazing places than from one of the marvelous hotels in Hungary we’ve identified and listed below. You can find accommodation for solo travelers, couples, and families, those who are there for business, pleasure, or both, and for travelers who are visiting for a short time or for those who plan an extended stay - no matter what your requirements, you’re sure to find the right hotel for you from our list.
1.The Ritz-Carlton, Budapest
© The Ritz-Carlton, Budapest
The Ritz-Carlton Budapest can be found in the heart of Hungary’s capital, seamlessly blending modern amenities and features with more traditional elements. Guests will find themselves in the center of one of the most beautiful cities in Europe and just a short walk away from popular attractions such as the River Danube, St. Stephen’s Basilica, and Erzsebet Square. The hotel itself is housed in a 19th century heritage building and offers all of their guests five-star amenities from the residential-style accommodations to the Hungarian-inspired cuisine at their famed Deak St. Kitchen restaurant. After a day of exploring settle into the hotel’s luxurious spa for a massage or treatment that will leave you feeling rejuvenated.
Budapest, Erzsébet tér 9-10, 1051 Hungary, Phone: +36-14-29-55-00
2.Four Seasons Gresham Palace
The Four Seasons Gresham Palace hotel in Budapest in an art nouveau masterpiece situated right beside the Danube. The iconic landmark sits majestically beside one of the most scenic rivers in Europe, while the hotel itself is the perfect definition of historic grandeur. Some of the lovingly restored hotel’s most amazing features includes an ornate Preciosa chandelier, gorgeous dramatic stairways, and over two million mosaic tiles. They have several accommodation options, but their Budapest Royal Suite is one of the best choices; staying there means you’ll have around-the-clock personal attendant service to ensure you have everything you need during your holiday.
Budapest, Széchenyi István tér 5, 1051 Hungary, Phone: +36-12-68-60-00
3.Aria Hotel Budapest
© Aria Hotel Budapest
The Aria Hotel Budapest is a beautiful boutique hotel with design and decor that was inspired by music. You’ll be in a convenient location right beside St. Stephen’s Basilica and other popular attractions in the area. All guests will have access to their stunning year-round roof garden which offers breathtaking views of Budapest. Other amenities also include complimentary breakfast for guests each morning, complimentary wine and cheese in the afternoons, free high-speed wireless internet, and access to the hotel’s pool, fitness center, steam bath, whirlpool, sauna, and spa. Indulge in a truly glamorous experience by adding the hotel’s famed Red Carpet Package to your stay.
Budapest, Hercegprímás u. 5, 1051 Hungary, Phone: +36-14-45-40-55
4.Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest
© Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest
The Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest is a comfortable and luxurious accommodation that can be found in the heart of the city, in Downtown Budapest. You’ll be just a short walk away from all of the city’s main attractions including the incomparable Danube River. There are 351 elegant rooms and suites to choose from; the suites are chic, spacious, and encompass everything you’d need for the perfect romantic getaway or family vacation. Hotel features include two restaurants, a deli, two bars, and a coffee house, ensuring that you will have local and international gastronomic delights just a stone’s throw away from your room.
Budapest, Erzsébet tér 7, 1051 Hungary, Phone: +36-14-29-37-77
5.Corinthia Hotel Budapest
© Corinthia Hotel Budapest
Having first opened in 1896 as the Grand Hotel Royal, the renamed and renovated Corinthia Hotel Budapest continues to be one of the grandest hotels in the city. You’ll find each aspect to be given a lot of thought before being meticulously renovated to blend state-of-the-art features seamlessly with more rich, historic aspects of the hotel. The rooms and suites are among the finest in the city, each of which is spacious and impeccably styled. Other hotel features include an original 19th century spa, one of the largest conference facilities in the city, several elegant eateries, two bars, complimentary WiFi, and so much more.
Budapest, Erzsébet krt. 43-49, 1073 Hungary, Phone: +36-14-79-40-00
6.St. George Residence All Suite Hotel Deluxe
© St. George Residence All Suite Hotel Deluxe
Budapest’s first luxury apartment hotel, the St. George Residence Hotel was founded in 2007 and is situated right in the middle of the Royal Castle District. The hotel is housed in an 18th century building and was one of the most important and famed nightclubs and hostels of its time. There are 26 suites in the 700-year-old building complex, each of which reflects the 200+ years of history which surrounds it. Other amenities available at St. George are a number of restaurants and cafes, a medieval wine bar, a cozy interior garden, and modern meeting facilities.
Budapest, Fortuna u. 4, 1014 Hungary, Phone: +36-13-93-57-00
7.New York Palace, The Dedica Anthology, Autograph Collection
Discover the energy and exuberance of Hungary’s historic capital, Budapest, without ever leaving your hotel. Housed in a stunning 19th century building, you’ll be able to have an authentic introduction to discovering Budapest from the minute you walk in to the hotel lobby. Named after the building’s former use as the Hungarian headquarters of the New York Life Insurance Company, the hotel still displays stunning Belle Epoque frescoes, marble, and brocade works. There are 185 rooms and suites, each of which are tailored to offer you the utmost comfort and luxury. Other aspects include a spa and wellness center, in-house restaurants and bars, and a renowned meeting and event space.
Budapest, Erzsébet krt. 9, 1073 Hungary, Phone: +36-18-86-61-11
8.Hotel Moments Budapest
© Hotel Moments Budapest
Hotel Moments Budapest can be found situated right in the middle of Andrassy Avenue, a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is lined with spectacular neo-Renaissance structures. It is home to the State Opera House, the Hungarian University of Fine Arts, and the Zoltan Kodaly Museum, while also being one of the main shopping, dining, and entertainment districts in Budapest. There are 99 tastefully-decorated rooms and suites to choose from at the four star hotel; other aspects include their cozy Bistro Fine restaurant, 24-hour Lounge Bar, 24-hour multilingual concierge, and much more. Don’t miss out on their renowned breakfast which encompasses an array of hot and cold dish selections, fresh seasonal fruits, and locally-baked bakery items.
Budapest, Andrássy út 8, 1061 Hungary, Phone: +36-16-11-70-05
The InterContinental Budapest can be found right in the heart of the city, putting the magnificent Danube River just mere steps away from you. The hotel sits on the Danube Promenade and is in close proximity to Buda Castle, the Parliament, and Szechenyi Chain Bridge. The bustling capital seems to be serene and calm from the confines of the hotel, even though a majority of Budapest’s most popular attractions are just a short walk away. Stay in one of their 402 elegantly-appointed rooms and suites; their suites are spacious and have spectacular panoramic views of your surroundings via the wall-to-wall windows.
Budapest, Apáczai Csere János u. 10, 1051 Hungary, Phone: +36-13-27-63-33
10.Mamaison Hotel Andrassy Budapest
© Mamaison Hotel Andrassy Budapest
The Mamaison Hotel Andrassy Budapest is an upscale boutique hotel that can be found on the historic Andrassy Avenue, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is often described as “the Champs Elysees of Budapest”. You’ll be minutes away from an array of stores, shops, restaurants, and attractions such as Heroes’ Square, Vaci Boulevard, and the Szechenyi thermal baths. The 68 Bauhaus-style accommodations are spacious, stylish, and full of modern comforts to make your stay memorable. Other amenities and features include complimentary WiFi, a gourmet breakfast, an in-house lounge and restaurants, and impeccable conference and business facilities which can house up to 80 people.
Budapest, Andrássy út 111, 1063 Hungary, Phone: +36-14-62-21-00
11.Budapest Marriott Hotel
If you’re looking for a hotel with modern amenities, exceptional service, and situated in an unbeatable location within walking distance of all there is to see and do in Budapest, then there’s no better accommodation for you than Budapest Marriott Hotel. The hotel is near treasured landmarks such as the Danube River, Buda Castle, and the Chain Bridge, giving you the perfect base from which to explore your surroundings. You’ll find the rooms and suites to be extremely comfortable as they are fitted with home-like comforts such as deluxe bedding and complimentary high-speed WiFi. Other features of the hotel include their AQVA Lounge Bar, the Mediterranean Grill restaurants, and much more.
Budapest, Apáczai Csere János u. 4, 1052 Hungary, Phone: +36-14-86-50-00
12.Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge
© Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge
Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge is a beautiful hotel, the best feature of which is the spectacular view it offers of the famous Chain Bridge. You’ll be right in the heart of the downtown area, near famous attractions such as the Danube River, Buda Castle, the State Opera House, Parliament, and much more. There are 357 rooms and suites in the hotel, many of which offer stunning views directly from the room. Other hotel facilities which guests are welcome to use include a gourmet French-Hungarian restaurant, a stylish in-house bar, and a luxury spa complete with swimming pool and sauna.
Budapest, Széchenyi István tér 2, 1051 Hungary, Phone: +36-12-66-12-34
13.Spirit Hotel Thermal Spa
© Spirit Hotel Thermal Spa
The Spirit Hotel Thermal Spa is an award-winning hotel and spa that offers their guests the best in accommodation as well as health and wellness services. The exclusive five-star hotel opened in 2008 and has 271 elegantly decorated rooms and suites to choose from, all of which have either a balcony or terrace for guests to enjoy their surroundings from. The most prized feature of the hotel is their Oasis Wellness and Spa facility; this area comprises 22 pools, the hotel’s very own thermal well, and 70 treatment rooms. They also have a state-of-the-art fitness center, a squash court, two tennis courts, and a bowling alley.
Sárvár, Vadkert krt. 5, 9600 Hungary, Phone: +36-95-88-95-00
14.Hotel Castle Garden
© Hotel Castle Garden
Hotel Castle Garden was established in 2008 and soon grew to be one of the best accommodations in Budapest. The hotel was put together by a team of award-winning Hungarian designers and architects. You’ll see that the stunning accommodation focuses on enhancing all of the rooms, suites, and public spaces with the use of natural materials - a feature that is unique and appreciated by past guests. Some of the features and services offered by the hotel include their Garden Grill terrace restaurants, their traditional Hungarian and Italian in-house restaurant, a lobby bar, 24-hour reception, wellness services such as infra sauna and Jacuzzis, and much more.
Budapest, Lovas út 41, 1012 Hungary, Phone: +36-12-24-74-20
15.Iberostar Grand Hotel Budapest
© Iberostar Grand Hotel Budapest
No matter if you’re in Budapest for business or pleasure, the Iberostar Grand Hotel is a five-star hotel that will ensure you have the most amazing time. You’ll be right in the center of the historic city, minutes away from attractions and sites that make the capital of Hungary one of the most beautiful places in the world - Liberty Square is directly below the hotel and the Danube River is only a short walk away. One of the hotel’s best features is that they tailor your experience based on your needs; for example, you can choose what type of pillow you like to sleep on, whether it’s organic or microfiber, butterfly shaped or with neck support - the choice is up to you. That’s just the start of your luxury experience during your stay at Iberostar Grand Hotel.
Budapest, Október 6. u. 26, 1051 Hungary, Phone: +36-13-54-30-50
16.Hilton Budapest - Castle District
The Hilton Budapest - Castle District is a beautiful hotel that has been renovated to include modern features and amenities for guests to enjoy during their stay. The stylish rooms and the hotel’s central location are key features which make it a great choice when picking a place to stay. You’ll be right in the middle of the Royal Castle District and have gorgeous views of the Danube River and the surrounding city. Hotel amenities include an in-house restaurant, bar, cafe, 24-hour room service, and complimentary WiFi in all guest rooms and public areas. The stylish accommodations are spacious, modern, and include features such as a flat-screen televisions, walk-in shower, and separate bathtub.
Budapest, Hess András tér 1-3, 1014 Hungary, Phone: +36-18-89-66-00
17.Hotel Palazzo Zichy
© Hotel Palazzo Zichy
The Hotel Palazzo Zichy is a beautiful hotel that is housed in a former palace from the 19th century. The four-star hotel was established in 2009 and has 80 stunning rooms and suites for guests to make their home away from home as they explore Budapest. The hotel seamlessly integrates modern features and amenities with the preserved elements of the old mansion, making it your perfect choice when searching for a hotel. While staying there you’ll be located in the Palace District, which puts you amidst an array of restaurants, bars, cafes, terraces, and boutique shops. You’ll also be within walking distance of several attractions such as Great Market Hall, the Great Synagogue, the Hungarian National Museum, and the Holocaust Memorial Center.
Budapest, Lorinc pap tér 2, 1088 Hungary, Phone: +36-12-35-40-00
18.Hotel Zenit Budapest Palace
© Hotel Zenit Budapest Palace
With limitless complimentary WiFi, their very own in-house restaurant and bakery, a modern gym, and several other facilities, it’s no wonder that the Hotel Zenit Budapest Palace is the accommodation of choice for many people visiting Hungary. The four-star hotel is housed in an iconic building constructed in 1820 by famed Hungarian architect, Mihaly Pollack. It has outstanding features, stylish decor, and a number of amenities which is sure to make your stay a pleasant one. Some of these features include a restaurant, cocktail bar, meeting rooms, a business center, a fitness center, library, sauna, and a VIP lounge.
Budapest, Apáczai Csere János u. 7, 1052 Hungary, Phone: +36-17-99-84-00
19.Buda Castle Hotel
© Buda Castle Hotel
The Buda Castle Hotel is a wonderful accommodation in Hungary’s capital that has won several awards during its many years of operation. You’ll be staying in the Castle District and be within walking distance of exciting sites and attractions such as Fisherman’s Bastion and Matthias Church. The intimate and quite family-friendly environment of the hotel makes it a top choice for those who are planning a family vacation or a romantic getaway for two. Unwind in the spacious rooms, lounge in the cozy garden, or use the hotel as your base to explore all there is to see and do in Budapest. Some of the hotel’s services and features include 24-hour reception, complimentary WiFi, laundry service, room service, a business center, a dedicated luggage room, and a rich buffet breakfast for all guests.
Budapest, Úri u. 39, 1014 Hungary, Phone: +36-12-24-79-00
20.Prestige Hotel Budapest
© Prestige Hotel Budapest
Though you’ll be right in the middle of the hustle and bustle of Hungary’s city center, your stay at the Prestige Hotel Budapest will make you feel as if your miles away in their peaceful and serene surroundings. The hotel exudes elegance and class in every aspect, from the public spaces to the bathrooms in each of the rooms and suites. Make the most of your stay by indulging on delicious culinary concoctions from their Michelin-starred restaurants or take in the magnificent architecture of the restored palace from the lobby bar. The hotel has won several awards in its multiple years of operation, and rightly so, as the personalized service which each guest received is above par.
Budapest, Vigyázó Ferenc u. 5, 1051 Hungary, Phone: +36-19-20-10-00
21.Fraser Residence Budapest
© Fraser Residence Budapest
Fraser Residence is one of the most renowned ‘aparthotels’ in all of Budapest. The luxury apartments are perfect for solo travelers, romantic couples, and large families - all of whom can enjoy the hotel’s many amenities while exploring nearby attractions. You’ll be staying in the middle of the lively Corvin Promenade, the central location of which makes it easy to access a wide range of shops, restaurants, and other sites. There are 50 fully-furnished apartments at Fraser Residence, each of which come equipped with spacious living, dining, and kitchen areas. Other features of the four-star hotel include a 24-hour reception, daily housekeeping services, complimentary high speed WiFi, and access to a modern fitness center.
Budapest, Nagy Templom utca 31, 1082 Hungary, Phone: +36-18-72-59-00
22.Hotel Nemzeti Budapest MGallery by Sofitel
© Hotel Nemzeti Budapest MGallery by Sofitel
Hotel Nemzeti Budapest MGallery by Sofitel can be found in Blaha Lujza Square, which is just a short distance from popular shopping areas, the Hungexpo exhibition space, the Madach Musical Theater, the National Museum, and the Danube River. The four-star superior hotel offers excellent services, including being in close proximity to the M2 Metro Station, 24-hour tram, and several buses - though you may never need to use these as you’ll be surrounded by restaurants, cafes, and attractions right beside the hotel itself. All of the rooms available are stylish and offer individual temperature control, tea and coffee making facilities, a flat screen television, and luxury bathroom amenities.
Budapest, József krt. 4, 1088 Hungary, Phone: +36-14-77-45-00
© Residence Baron
Offering four-star services, the Residence Baron is a lovely accommodation which you’ll find in the heart of Downtown Budapest. The hotel is housed in a beautifully restored building which once prospered in the 1870s. Retaining the splendor and romance of the original building, Residence Baron also offers services and conveniences of the modern world so that guests can experience the best of both worlds. You can choose from 23 elegantly furnished rooms and suites, all of which are on a level of luxury above the par of other similar hotels. Enjoy utilizing other in-house features such as their wellness spa with infra-sauna and massage rooms, their lobby bar, and so much more.
Budapest, Só u. 4, 1056 Hungary, Phone: +36-19-20-07-10
24.Bo33 Hotel Family & Suites
© Bo33 Hotel Family & Suites
Bo33 Hotel Family & Suites is a four-star hotel in Budapest which has been slowly climbing the top of the list since it opened its doors in 2015. The hotel is located close enough to the bustling city center for guests to be in close proximity to popular attractions which still being far enough to have a much calmer and more serene environment. It’s the perfect choice for both leisure and business guests, those traveling alone and those on vacation with their family. You can choose from 62 unique and comfortable rooms, some of which have separate family areas, balconies, and other features which may make your stay more memorable.
Budapest, Szövetség u. 33, 1074 Hungary, Phone: +36-17-96-32-70
24 Best Hungary Hotels
- The Ritz-Carlton, Budapest, Photo: The Ritz-Carlton, Budapest
- Four Seasons Gresham Palace, Photo: cge2010/stock.adobe.com
- Aria Hotel Budapest, Photo: Aria Hotel Budapest
- Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest, Photo: Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest
- Corinthia Hotel Budapest, Photo: Corinthia Hotel Budapest
- St. George Residence All Suite Hotel Deluxe, Photo: St. George Residence All Suite Hotel Deluxe
- New York Palace, The Dedica Anthology, Autograph Collection, Photo: ArTo/stock.adobe.com
- Hotel Moments Budapest, Photo: Hotel Moments Budapest
- InterContinental Budapest, Photo: annavaczi/stock.adobe.com
- Mamaison Hotel Andrassy Budapest, Photo: Mamaison Hotel Andrassy Budapest
- Budapest Marriott Hotel, Photo: shiler_a/stock.adobe.com
- Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge, Photo: Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge
- Spirit Hotel Thermal Spa, Photo: Spirit Hotel Thermal Spa
- Hotel Castle Garden, Photo: Hotel Castle Garden
- Iberostar Grand Hotel Budapest, Photo: Iberostar Grand Hotel Budapest
- Hilton Budapest - Castle District, Photo: philipbird123/stock.adobe.com
- Hotel Palazzo Zichy, Photo: Hotel Palazzo Zichy
- Hotel Zenit Budapest Palace, Photo: Hotel Zenit Budapest Palace
- Buda Castle Hotel, Photo: Buda Castle Hotel
- Prestige Hotel Budapest, Photo: Prestige Hotel Budapest
- Fraser Residence Budapest, Photo: Fraser Residence Budapest
- Hotel Nemzeti Budapest MGallery by Sofitel, Photo: Hotel Nemzeti Budapest MGallery by Sofitel
- Residence Baron, Photo: Residence Baron
- Bo33 Hotel Family & Suites, Photo: Bo33 Hotel Family & Suites
- Cover Photo: streetflash/stock.adobe.com