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Base Budapest hostel and Backpackers Hostel

Kossuth Lajos Street 1, Budapest, Hungary

90% Overall Rating 29 out of 31 customers would recommend this property based on 31 reviews

Atmosphere 86%

Cleanliness 86%

Facilities 84%

Location 97%

Safety 90%

Staff 94%

Value 91%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 10.11USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Budapest?

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Map and Directions

Directions

FROM THE AIRPORT:
• With Airport shuttle (app.30min)
The most convenient way is to write an email for us at least 24-hours in advance before you come. That way, we can book a seat on the shuttle for you, and you don’t have to wait in line.
But you can also find the shuttle service at the airport, right before the exit. The service is available 24/7, and costs 2500HUF/person.

• With Taxi (app.30min)
Especially if you’re a group of people, it is advisable to send as an email in advance, so that we can arrange a vehicle for your need in advance.
Taxis are available just outside the exit of the airport.

• With public transportation (app.45min)
Take 200E bus from the airport until Kobanya-Kispest station (this is the last station).
You can buy a single ticket on the bus directly, and later at Kobanya-Kispest station at the ticket office choose a 3-day/weekly ticket, or whatever that fits your need. Check ticket types and prices here:
http://www.bkk.hu/en/prices/
200E buses are running everyday from 4am to app. 12am, check the schedule here: http://www.bkk.hu/en/timetables/#200E
Take Metro 3 (blue line) from Kobanya-Kispest to Ferenciek tere.
The metro is running everyday from 5am to 11pm, check the schedule here:
http://www.bkk.hu/en/timetables/#M3
Once you come up with escalator, take a left turn and come up to the surface. You should see a square with a supermarket on your right and a church on the left.
Turn left, walk along the church and come to Kossuth Lajos Street 1. If the metal gate is closed, ring the white button for Base hostel and we’ll open it for you.
Once you come in the gate you’ll find a glass door one the right: ring up Base Hostel, and come up the stairs. We’ll be at the first floor, at the top of the stairs on the left.

FROM KELETI RAILWAY STATION
• With Taxi(app.10min)
Especially if you’re a group of people, it is advisable to send as an email in advance, so that we can arrange a vehicle for your need in advance.
Taxis are available just outside the station.
• With public transportation (app.15min)
Take the Metro from Keleti Station until Astoria (1 station)
You can buy a single ticket, a 3-day/weekly ticket, or whatever that fits your need at the ticket office. Check ticket types and prices here:
http://www.bkk.hu/en/prices/
If you went up with escalator, walk to the far left corner of the subway, and take the right path. If you come up the surface you should see Hotel Astoria on your left, and a Turkish restaurant on the right across the street.
Walk app. 250m straight ahead, until you find Kossuth Lajos Street 1. on your left. If the metal gate is closed, ring the white button for Base hostel and we’ll open it for you.
Once you come in the gate you’ll find a glass door one the right: ring up Base Hostel, and come up the stairs. We’ll be waiting for you at the first floor, at the top of the stairs on the left.

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