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1 room, 2 adults

Gaia Hostel

2-star2 stars
Kossuth Lajos utca 17, Budapest, 1053, Hungary

City-center hostel within walking distance of Hungarian National Museum
  • Free WiFi
From 76 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • Friendly service, great locationApr 15, 2018
  • I had a great stay at Gaia hostel, lovely big clean room and easy access to the bathrooms…Oct 17, 2019

Gaia Hostel

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What’s around Gaia Hostel

Landmarks

  • In Inner City Budapest
  • Hungarian National Museum - 6 min walk
  • St. Stephen's Basilica - 12 min walk
  • Hungarian State Opera House - 15 min walk
  • Rudas Baths - 16 min walk
  • Szechenyi Chain Bridge - 16 min walk
  • Gellert Thermal Baths and Swimming Pool - 18 min walk
  • Parliament Building - 26 min walk

Getting around

  • Budapest (BUD-Ferenc Liszt Intl.) - 21 min drive
  • Budapest Boraros Square Station - 23 min walk
  • Eastern Railway Station - 25 min walk
  • Budapest-Nyugati Station - 26 min walk
  • Astoria Station - 2 min walk
  • Ferenciek Square Station - 3 min walk
  • Kalvin ter Station - 7 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Train station pick-up (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Size

  • 4 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 9:00 AM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

  • Train station pick-up *

Parking

  • Self parking *

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Hungarian
  • Italian

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
Freshen up
  • Second bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
More
  • Housekeeping - once per stay

Gaia Hostel’s small print

Also known as

  • Gaia Budapest
  • Gaia Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Budapest
  • Gaia Hostel
  • Gaia Hostel Budapest
  • Hostel Gaia
  • Gaia Hostel Budapest
  • Gaia Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Policies

For transfers, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A 4 percent city/local tax will be charged

Optional extras

Self parking costs HUF 2500 per day

Parking is available nearby and costs HUF 1.5 per hour

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of HUF 30 per vehicle (one way)

Airport shuttle service for children up to age 3 costs HUF 0

Train station pick-up service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 61 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Great location
Great location in the inner city. The upscale tourist places are toward the river, while the entertainment district is inland. The staff are very helpful and the rooms are comfortable, although not soundproof.
Cristan, ca4 night trip
Very Good 8.0
It was hot but still enjoyed it overall.
Wonderful staff. The hostel is small and it's on the 4th floor of an old building but there is an elevator. Despite the fact that it's small we didn't really run into the other guests and never had to wait for showers or toilets which was good. The only thing our double room was small and didn't have air con and it was around 36 degrees when we went so sometimes had trouble sleeping because it was too hot. There was a small fan thing that didn't work so we left the windows open which made it loud and still didn't really help cause no breeze blew in and the bathrooms got really hot. Though it's really close to the metro and to shops and supermarkets. The bus from the airport drops you off just around the corner so it's handy. And they let us check out late which was awesome.
Aleisha, nz7 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
The manager/owner did everything she could to make my stay comfortable and memorable. It is clear that many people return here again and again. Of course, there is no AC, so people using it in summer are taking a chance that it is not too hot. It was fine while I was there, 85 F in the day 65 F at night.
David, usBusiness trip
Exceptional 10.0
Budapest 33 degrees Celsius June 2019
Very good location. Judit was kind and knowledgeable about local things to do in Budapest.
gbTrip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Viva Budapest!
Centrally located. Turn right or left and walk there is a beautiful bridge. Steps away from a supermarket, McDonalds. Location is exceptional!
Dana, us3 night trip

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