Maverick Hostel Budapest

Budapest Hostel

Maverick Hostel Budapest

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Feel the pulse of Budapest in a calm and clean environment with a relaxing atmosphere at Maverick Hostel & Ensuites, Budapest. The Maverick Hostel in Budapest is located in the heart of the city, in a royal mansion built by the Habsburg dynasty.

The Hostel was recently renovated and has no bunk beds! There are fireplaces in many rooms, pouffes and plants in the public areas to create a great atmosphere, while keeping the beautiful character of the building.

The city's attractions can be reached in less than 15 minutes walking, and our staff can give you the best local info on what to see and do during the day and where of course tips on the famous Budapest nightlife!

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  • No bunk beds!
  • Kitchen!
  • FREE coffee and tea!

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Maverick hostel Budapest occupies a former royal mansion built by the Habsburg dynasty, retaining many of its original features such as the fireplaces, this really is a step above your average youth hostel. Built around a quiet courtyard, the Maverick Hostel in Budapest offers the perfect calm respite from a hectic day spent in the Hungarian capital.

Maverick Hostel Budapest is located incredibly centrally, just moments away from the Danube, giving you maximum time to spend discovering this magnificent city, often cited as one of the most beautiful of Europe.

The architecture of Maverick Hostel Budapest is a stunning mix of styles, from Classicist to Gothic, Roman ruins to Art Nouveau, testaments to the high status the city has held under different occupations and empires.

With all these different styles jostling for supremacy, Budapest has a uniquely eclectic feel and look that rewards extended exploration. The helpful staff will do all they can to ensure you have the best possible experience during your time in the city, and the hostel itself is always kept to the utmost standard of cleanliness.

In this hostel in the heart of Budapest are rooms available to suit every budget and every wish, with comfortable dorms available, or ensuite double rooms for those seeking a little privacy.

A kitchen is situated on every floor, where you can help yourself to tea and coffee throughout the day, at no cost to yourself. Towels are also provided, and internet access so you can keep in touch with friends and family back home. We have really though of you in the design of our rooms, with no bunk beds in sight and plenty of space in dorms so that each guest can have their own privacy.

The top floor of our building is dedicated to five private rooms with en-suites. Welcome to the heart of Budapest at Maverick Budapest Hostel .

Hostel facilities

  • 24 hour reception
  • FREE internet, wifi
  • FREE coffee and tea all day long
  • Towel included
  • Linen included
  • Laundry
  • Hairdryers, Irons available
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Elevator
  • Smoke free environment
  • Airport pick up on request
  • Free Library
  • Security lockers
  • Bicycle hire
  • Organized tours, guides on request
  • Public transport advice
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Useful information

City: Budapest
Country: Hungary
Address: 1051 Hungary, Budapest, Ferenciek tere 2
Phone 1: +36 1 2673166

How to arrive

How to Arrive to Maverick Budapest Hostel

Public transport to Maverick Hostel

The following vehicles stop in front of, behind or under the building
Bus 7, 78, 8, 112, 15, 5, City Bus
Subway blue line
Tram 2
Several Night bus lines

Railway stations

Keleti - 5min.
Take bus 7 till Ferenciek tere.
Take the subway line 2(red) to Deák tér, then change to the line 3(blue) to Ferenciek tere.
Nyugati - 5min.
Take the subway line 3(blue) to Ferenciek tere.
Déli - 10min.
Get on the subway line 2(red) to Deák tér, then change to line 3(blue) to Ferenciek tere.

Airport

Terminal 1 - 40min.
You can take a regular train to Nyugati, and then the subway 3(blue) to Ferenciek tere.
Terminal 2 - 45min.
Take bus 200, Reptéri busz, to Kôbánya Kispest, then take the subway 3(blue) to Ferenciek tere.
Airport pick up is also available.

International Bus station - 10min

Take subway 3(blue) to Ferenciek tere.

Car parking - 2min. on foot

There is a large pay parking plot under the Pest side of Erzsebet Bridge

When you arrive to Ferenciek tere look for the Statue and the Church. Then start walking towards the bridge and the entrance of our building, a big green iron gate, will be behind the bus stop.

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Reviews of Maverick Hostel Budapest

80% 04 October 2015
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Good place to stay centrally located and very reasonably priced.

80% 01 December 2014
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Great hostel! Can't wait to come back to Budapest

100% 07 October 2014
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Wasn't the right location for me but the hostel was impeccable. So clean, good vibes and also a very good price. Would come again

80% 26 September 2014
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Enjoyed my stay at maverick, looking forward to visiting again!

100% 23 June 2014
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Loved Maverick Hostel. The Hostel was beautiful and I really enjoyed the location too. Looking forward to going again

100% 28 February 2014
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Really great hostel in a fantastic location. Free wifi, free tea and coffee. Our double ensuite room was decorated in a mix of antiques and IKEA and looked fab! Recommended.

100% 18 April 2012
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The Maverick hostel is awesome - great location and is located in a beautiful building. The staff are very friendly and helpful and the rooms, facilities and social/communal areas are great. I would definitely stay here again and recommend it to friends.

100% 12 April 2012
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Excellent stay, beds were so comfortable, hostel had a great atmosphere and the staff were very friendly and helpful. Havent seen such a clean hostel before, I am very happy with everything to do with this hostel.

100% 17 January 2012
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Super! our ensuite was beautiful and the stuff cooperative. the hostel was nice in general in a nice buliding and super located!!! dankeee!!!

100% 15 January 2012
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Super, nice stuff, nice owners :)

100% 17 December 2011
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Great staff and serices.

100% 02 October 2011
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People are very nice and have excellent tips. Good web connection and very well situated. We enjoyed very much our days there and are planning to return. Thanks people form Maverick.

100% 30 May 2011
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Stands back from the kyeboard in amazement! Thanks!

100% 01 May 2011
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staff were very helpful and friendly. Really seemed to care and wanted me to have a great visit.

100% 29 August 2018
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My first time in hostel and the best time I ever. Staff here is so kind and helpful they helped us right from coffee making to the places to visit in...

100% 15 August 2018
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The hostel was very accessible, clean and the staff were really helpful! I was here during the Sziget festival and the lack of air conditioning made the...

100% 10 August 2018
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We stayed in a private double room and it was fantastic! Basically like staying a hotel but with a nice hostel atmosphere.

100% 29 July 2018
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Positive: Great location and very helpful staff with free tea coffee towels. Negative: Was difficult to find initially.

100% 22 July 2018
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Great stay in a private room ! So central ! Beds were really comfortable. Will deff stay here again.

100% 09 July 2018
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Very clean and welcoming

100% 06 July 2018
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Positive: Excellent staffs and facilities, much more worthy than many expensive hotels!. Negative: Nothing. Staircase may be quite hassle if bring too...

100% 29 June 2018
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We came with late flight from Lisbon and check in around 2 am, there was no any problem about it, the check in was fast and the room exceeded all our...

100% 18 June 2018
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Best location, staff and rooms! Love it!

100% 16 June 2018
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Stuff was really friendly and helpfull, my best recommendations and we will come back again.

97% 11 June 2018
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Great use of a grand building. Very glad there were some fans for the room. We also liked the mezzanine floor in the room that we stayed in.

97% 06 June 2018
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Great place to stay and great value for the money. Staff was very friendly. Rooms well kept. Only downside I can think of was the rooms did get a bit hot at...

100% 03 June 2018
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Happy with our stay here, But On the day , we arrived on Sunday , The subway blue line with station close to the hostel was closed on Friday to Sunday,...

100% 01 June 2018
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Positive: It is very clean and staff were very helpful. Hotel provided vine tasting evening so I had to change of mingling with other guess. Negative: Stayed...

86% 02 May 2018
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Nice hostel! It’s in an old building an it was very hot when we went, but it was nice! They have a kitchen and free coffee and tea and they’re located really...

100% 02 May 2018
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Very deceiving from the street. The property itself is huge and very nice to look at. We booked all five beds in one room so we had it to ourselves. Our...

100% 06 April 2018
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Excellent hostel environment and clean facilities. Complimentary coffee and tea was a nice gesture that made me feel valued. Met some fun people during my...

100% 06 April 2018
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Positive: Friendly staff, cleaners where friendly to, close to lots of groceries. The guests is a bit better than other hostels and you dont meet much...

100% 04 April 2018
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Positive: Beautiful room, one of the apartments with more than enough room for a family of four, with kitchen facilities, very good to have breakfast in my...

100% 01 April 2018
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All it's amazing in the hostel... Location, rooms, lounge area, staff and the people that came here

100% 22 March 2018
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Stunning hostel closed to centre, friendly people and amazing atmosphere. My holiday there was worth it!

100% 22 March 2018
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Nice place to stay with alot of Hussel Bussel around.

100% 21 March 2018
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Very friendly hostel. Above all the staff was very professional speaking a perfect English. Rooms very clean. The position is very central and in the road of...

100% 15 March 2018
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Vero good Hostel in Budapest!! Young and friedly staff. Vero good location. I will be back asap

100% 13 March 2018
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Positive: In fact, I forgot my purse when i checked out, but i got it back without losing anything. The location is very good. Negative: Nothing.

96% 25 February 2018
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Positive: Located in an excellent location right next to the subway and bus station along with some good cafes and a supermarket. It is also walking distance...

100% 21 February 2018
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We had a great stay at Maverick Hostel. Beautiful building with great clean rooms. The staff were very friendly & helpful & put us in a quiet room as we were...

100% 01 February 2018
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Amazing service

100% 29 January 2018
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Very reasonably priced, clean, modern.would go back again!

92% 23 January 2018
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Positive: I wasn't expecting as such a good quality private room in a hostel! I thought because it was a hostel that it was going to be a bit run down, but...

94% 22 January 2018
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Maverick Hostel is centrally located, although a bit hard to find the entrance if you don't know what you're looking for. The metro station is literally...

100% 21 January 2018
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Its a great place to stay. I loved the interaction at the reception. Keep it up. Cheers ✋

100% 19 January 2018
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As a hostel I would say its very luxurious and has everything I need.

100% 15 January 2018
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Positive: The place is located in the city centre, 10-minute walk from anything we needed and 2-minute walk from metro station. There is a supermarket on the...

100% 11 January 2018
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We had a lovely stay. The staff is super helpful and the room and building are beautiful!

100% 08 January 2018
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Loved my stay here! The staff were so friendly and beyond helpful. The location was great for walking anywhere, and Budapest itself was beautiful. I would...

100% 05 January 2018
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Great hostel. Very clean and close to the metro system. The room was huge and had a tv inside with cable. The staff was very friendly and helpful, offering...

96% 03 January 2018
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Positive: Nice location! Friendly staff! Clean rooms! Free tea and coffee!. Negative: My bed didn’t have an own light There were lights each bed though But...

100% 31 December 2017
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This was a great place for our three night stay! The location really couldn't have been better. There's a metro stop right next to the place, but we ended up...

100% 27 December 2017
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Positive: Loved the place. Great location, helpful and friendly staff, really clean and comfortable and gorgeous building. Supermarket and atm super close....

100% 24 December 2017
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Excellent location & nice environment

100% 11 December 2017
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Our experience was amazing. Perfect location, lovely room, great staff and atmosphere! Thank you

100% 10 December 2017
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Amazing hostel. Really comfortable and very clean. The best location. The kitchen is very well equiped. Nice staff that recommends places and things to do. I...

100% 05 December 2017
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Very nice hostel, well located and easy to find, the staff was friendly and helpful, really clean. We absolutely loved it!

97% 02 December 2017
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It’s located only 1 minute from the Danube river and very close to many attractions. The people are super friendly, and the hostel is in a beautiful...

100% 27 November 2017
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So close to metro, bus and rail services !! City centre is on your doorstep and most sites like musemns, parliament buildings, spa baths are all within 15...

100% 26 November 2017
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Nice hostel in an amazing location. The dorms are really cool and the activities that are organised make it easy to meet people. If you need a reasonably...

100% 25 November 2017
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Positive: Really nice and clean, heated floors for the toilet closet to me. Staff are super super nice helpful, really enjoyed my stay. Negative: NIL.

100% 21 November 2017
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Great hostel at Budapest! Everything was on point. Clean, nice and cozy. We stayed in one of the prívate rooms, really nice. Great location, subway its...

100% 12 November 2017
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This was honestly the best hostel I stayed at my entire 6 weeks in Europe. The staff were lovely and very helpful with places to eat, things to do ect. I had...

100% 05 November 2017
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Great place to spend the night. Really nice staff.

100% 05 November 2017
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Centrally Located.. Nice Friendly Staff.. Nothing to complain about..

92% 30 October 2017
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100% 25 October 2017
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Positive: Staff were excellent, very informative and friendly. Hostel location also excellent.

100% 19 October 2017
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Positive: Location of the property i s very convinient, as it is located near to the center of the city and tourist atrractions. Hall of the building is very...

100% 17 October 2017
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Historical architecture! beautiful, Very friendly and helpful staff, great location, great room , comfortable bed. Definitely will stay again .

100% 08 October 2017
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Stunning accommodation.

97% 30 September 2017
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I arrived late at night and the staff was great, they were very helpful and quick to check me in. The room was very clean and had everything that I needed....

96% 16 September 2017
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Positive: Staff were really accommodating and spoke good English. Easy to book airport transfer for about 7500 HUF. So close to the city centre with...

97% 02 September 2017
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Excellent hostel in a brilliant location! We stayed in a private double room and it was exceptional. Very spacious room, modern CLEAN bathrooms and comfy...

100% 29 August 2017
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Amazing building. Good to have kitchen facilities and even dishwasher! Right in centre of city. No issues with being in large mixed dorm - everyone very...

100% 11 August 2017
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Positive: Loved my stay there!! It was perfect, very clean, and very comfortable.

90% 25 July 2017
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Beautiful building. We arrived early, and were allowed to check in early. Staff were also helpful. The hostel is in a great location, allowing you to walk...

100% 23 July 2017
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Source Google

What a great hostel. It lacks a little bit of community, but it compensates in beauty. The facilities are great!

97% 08 July 2017
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Great apartment 10-15 minute walk from sites, baths, Jewish quarter, etc. The room was clean and quiet. The staff is very helpful. No a/c, so if it's going...

100% 03 July 2017
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Positive: Highly recommend Maverick hostel as a place to stay, everything was perfect! Clean, great location, friendly staff, great room. Negative: Nothing!.

97% 02 July 2017
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Great place. Overall (of 3 different hostels in various countries) this was our favorite. The location was perfect. The room was nice and the common areas...

100% 25 June 2017
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Very nice accomodation. The rooms very new and clean. The staff was friendly and helpful. The Hostel is very easy to find, and has a nice location close to...

100% 18 June 2017
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Positive: Staff were very friendly and incredibly helpful. If they didn't know something or weren't sure then they would find out. Well located for metro,...

100% 16 June 2017
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Awesome hostel totally enjoyed the experience

90% 09 June 2017
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Overall, the hostel was good. Great location, comfortable beds, and wonderful staff. However, there are no locks on the doors to the dorm rooms....

88% 07 June 2017
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Positive: The building is very beautiful and impressive. It´s very safe (you need your security card three times before you get to your apartment/room) and...

100% 01 June 2017
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Positive: Everything was really fantastic!. Negative: Nothing really - I only rated the lighting low because the light above my bed didn't work but that...

80% 31 May 2017
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The BEST location in Budapest. Literally can't be any closer to downtown. Rooms are quiet, but a little dated. Female staff were friendly and personable but...

100% 17 May 2017
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This place is amazing. There were 4 of us and we got a private 4 bedroom ensuite- very much worth it. Everything was so clean and all the staff is so nice!...

100% 15 May 2017
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Positive: Perfect location, next to metro station, amazing building, enough space, comfortable single beds, helpful staff, supermarket and atms in the...

97% 05 May 2017
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Source Hostelworld

Wish there were more bathrooms for the ten-person dormitory. Otherwise, very pleasant stay and incredibly helpful staff. Location was perfect.

100% 30 April 2017
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It is impeccable. And I also learned they have single or private rooms. If you get that, it's as good as any fancy hotel. Location can't be beat. Quietness...

94% 22 April 2017
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Big hostel in a fantastic old building, with great location. Staff is really friendly, the only downside is that there is no locks on the rooms to the dorms.

94% 08 April 2017
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Everything is perfect!!! Good location, fast wifi connection, clean environment, friendly people etc. Check in time is 3pm but you can stay in the lobby and...

100% 02 April 2017
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Positive: Always clean, ensuite rooms, 24 hour reception, free tea and coffee in the compact kitchen every floor. Absolutely love the 10-bed room I stayed!...

88% 24 March 2017
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Positive: Great staff, central location, comfortable facility... and a fantastic price point. Negative: In need of better ventilation for the large dorm......

100% 19 March 2017
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Perfect stay. Thank you!!

94% 18 February 2017
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My stay at the Maverick was exceptional! There was a problem with my room (6 person co-ed) after the first night (urgent renovation) and so the staff moved...

86% 06 February 2017
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Everything is great but atmosphere. A lot of strong people lives in this hostel. They are simply nothing to do but sitting there and asks random questions....

100% 18 January 2017
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perfect

100% 08 January 2017
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A fantastic place in an interesting building. Very warm considering it was -18c outside! Ati was a fantastic host and gave us lots of ideas of what to do and...

100% 13 December 2016
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Clean and comfortable in a central location. Staff was very helpful, Attila you're the best!

100% 04 December 2016
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Great place to stay! Loved the space and the helpful staff. Pretty good location.

100% 18 November 2016
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Excellent! Clean, good facilities, good venue, friendly staff, good prices! Recommended!

100% 06 November 2016
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Good location and rooms are cozy!! Just next to metro and easy to go any spot!

100% 16 October 2016
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Absolutely superb place. A stunning historical building with the city centre on its door step filled with very friendly and knowledgable staff. The...

96% 02 October 2016
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Positive: Friendly staff, great location very closed to the subway and Vaci utca - the shopping street. Negative: Bed is a little bit too soft.

97% 23 September 2016
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A wonderful, ornate hostel! There's both a common area by the reception, and another common area/kitchen on each individual floor of the hostel. Wash and dry...

90% 12 September 2016
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Source Hostelworld

This hostel is in an ideal location, is clean and has no bunks. Free towels and selection of tea is a nice touch. Good but small kitchen and lovely clean...

100% 27 August 2016
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Positive: The location was excellent. The room had everything one could need. Negative: A larger towel for the bathroom would have been helpful.

92% 13 August 2016
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Positive: Location was perfect close to main points of interest, great cafes/restaurants and the shopping strip! Staff were extra friendly and willing to...

100% 13 July 2016
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Got a good night's sleep although our room was right next to the common area and kitchen. The location was perfect, about 5 mins from the Danube. There's...

100% 29 June 2016
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Source Hostelworld

Awesome place. Location is perfect, and the atmosphere is amazing! Definitely one of my favorites out of all the hostels I've been to throughout Europe. Thanks!

94% 10 June 2016
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When I return to Budapest, I'm staying at the Maverick Hostel & Ensuites! It's in a great location near everything. The staff was friendly and informative....

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