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Backpack Guesthouse / Shantee House

Hostel | Takacs Menyhert u 33, Budapest, Hungary 1113

82.2% Overall Rating

20 out of 26 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (10/08/2014)

Emma Coote thinks…

"Everone was so friendly and was a great place to get chatting to people! Was a fun experience sleeping outside in the hammock and the hostel is just so chilled and laid back. The garden is amazing!…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • Wake-up calls
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Pets allowed
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 7:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Budapest?

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About Backpack Guesthouse / Shantee House

Our cozy and friendly Hostel is located 12 min from the center in Buda. Great location, with excellent 24h transport. A Brand New colorful House Welcomes You with a well - traveled, knowledgeable stuff with a joyful , magical atmosphere and comfortable rooms. There is a lovely Asian style green garden with apple & pear trees, hammocks and a great Mongolian yurt which gives a tranquil ambiance, an unforgettable stay !
Free Internet / Wifi
Free Café / Tea
We are Open since 1992 just been beautifully renovated in the winter of 2012. Continuously providing heavenly home for travelers from all around the world.
Everyone is warmly welcome all year around!

BOOK a room NOW and Enjoy your stay at a homely BASECAMP to DISCOVER Budapest & Hungary !

We Offer :
~ private & dorm rooms
~ rooms with en-suite bathroom
~ fully equipped kitchen
~ linen , towel included
~ caving tours,
~ magical daytrips to the Pilis mountain
~ free maps, travel books
~easy access when arriving by car
~ free parking
~ free luggage storage, lockers; safe facility
~ cheap bike rental
~ cheap beer, drinks
~ camping area
~ BBQ on request
~ Ayurvedic Massage
~ great info on the city and Hungary

HAPPY TRAVELS and hope to see you soon .

Backpackers crew, Budapest