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Where to stay in Budapest

If you're a first time visitor to Budapest, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the hotels may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about neighborhoods and places to stay in Budapest.

What's the best area of Budapest to stay?

The top mentioned neighborhoods and areas that people talk about in and around Budapest are:

Here's what Trippy members had to say:

"It's best if you stay in the District VII."  See More

"and some parts of the District VII, which are in the middle of the city."  See More

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What are some good hotels in Budapest?

Depending on the neighborhood you choose, you may want to research hotels in the area. If you'd rather start with the most recommended hotels in Budapest, here's a list to get you started.

Here's what Trippy members had to say about hotels:

"As far as I'm concerned the "must-sees" in Budapest are (in no particular order, but in proximity to each other: Castle District (Matthias Church, Halászbástya, Buda Castle) Heroes' Square, City Park Inner City (Gerbeaud's, Váci St) Parlament Opera House, Liszt Ferenc Zeneművészeti Egyetem (Liszt Music Academy) Central Market Hall Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest Try to do a Daube Cruise for an hour, leaves from the Inner City it's inexpensive and a great way to see the Buda and Pest sides of the city with the bridges (yes, Budapest is made up of two cities Buda and Pest divided by the Danube River"  See More

"There are a lot of beautiful sights along the Danube - and walking anywhere along the river, and surrounds is spectacular: Parlament, Széchenyi Chain Bridge, Buda Castle, Basilica are some of the classic Budapest structures."  See More

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Where did you get these suggestions?

Trippy is a great resource for planning your trip because you get advice from real travelers. We suggested neighborhoods and hotels based on the recommendations of the Trippy community. This gives you a quick overview, but if you're looking to do more research, here are some of the questions that we used to find this information.

profile  Sierra Duff from Madisonville asked:
Where to stay?  (3 answers)

profile  Jane Scoles from Budd Lake asked:
Best places to stay and things to do in Budapest?  (2 answers)

profile  Molly Zbojniewicz from asked:
What not to miss in Budapest and best area to stay in?  (3 answers)

profile  Katica Tepavac from Dubrovnik asked:
Suggestions for Budapest, Hungary?  (5 answers)

What if I plan my trip around food?

If you're a foodie or just love to eat when you travel, you might decide to stay in a hotel close to a restaurant you want to try. Here are some places to eat in Budapest.

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What if I don't have a car?

Maybe you're looking for a happening area with lots to see and do, or you want to be walking distance from tourist attractions. Check out some of these places and see there's a hotel nearby.

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Where can I find out more about Budapest?

This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Budapest locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Budapest.

If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.

Flying into Budapest? There is one major airport for commercial flights. Find international, domestic, and local airports in Budapest.

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