Budapest offers the best of both worlds: historic sights and beautiful architecture, and a party district where the nightlife never stops.
You can choose to experience both sides of this cultural city and stay right in the heart of the action, with all these attractions right on your doorstep! There are plenty of great value hostels available, with a range of amenities geared to both cultural enthusiasts (quiet and relaxed) and party people (loud and wild). Just make sure you pick the right hostel for your traveling style!
10. Shantee House
If you’re looking for a relaxed and laid-back place to stay, then this Budapest hostel is ideal.
Located just on the edge of the Budapest’s city center, in peaceful surroundings, this clean hostel provides comfortable accommodation in either private double rooms or shared dorms. What’s more, they even have dorms in yurts, as well as camping space to bring your own tent!
There’s a tranquil garden area, as well as hammocks, where you can relax after seeing the sights in the city. You can also easily jump on 24 hour public transport to get in and out of Budapest’s city center.MORE INFO
9. Carpe Noctem Vitae
So, you want to make the most of Budapest’s nightlife, but you also want to explore the city’s sights. Well, this Budapest party hostel is right in the heart of the city, with a range of mixed dorms, as well as private rooms.
The hostel hosts party nights and activities every night, including pub crawls. There are plenty of bars in the area, selling cheap beer, as well as a nearby store where you can stock up on supplies and party back at the hostel’s roof terrace.
Carpe Noctem Vitae hostel boasts having 60% of their space dedicated to fun and relaxation, including kitchens, a game room and a movie room.MORE INFO
8. The Hive Party Hostel
Party people everywhere will love this awesome central Budapest hostel. It’s a lively but clean hostel, with super contemporary dorms and pod style bunks.
There are parties and events every night, where you can drink till dawn and then crawl into your comfy bed in the morning.
The Hive Party hostel is also conveniently located for the main sights, with many of them within walking distance. Surrounding the hostel are a ton of cool bars, clubs and restaurants, so you can continue the party every night.MORE INFO
7. Friends Hostel
This clean, modern hostel is just a stone’s throw from all the main attractions in Budapest.
The highly-rated hostel is quiet, with comfortable beds in either dorm rooms, private rooms or stylish apartments. The hostel is a great base for seeing the sights during the day and getting a good night’s sleep!
There is a comfy lobby with a large TV and free wifi, and around the hostel you’ll find numerous bars and restaurants, so you can sample the local cuisine and experience Hungarian city life.MORE INFO
6. Flow Hostel
Situated in downtown Budapest, this quiet, modern hostel is walking distance from all the city’s sights and attractions.
The rooms and clean and comfortable, and the bunks each have privacy curtains. The hostel offers private rooms, as well as dorms and all rooms and common areas are cleaned daily!
There is a cozy kitchen area that offers tea and coffee and it’s one of the very few pet friendly hostels in Budapest! There are lots of food and drink places nearby and it’s just a short walk to the river.MORE INFO
5. Wombat’s City Hostel
This centrally located hostel is just the place if you’re looking to experience the awesome nightlife but also see the historic sights in Budapest.
Formerly a hotel, this large Budapest hostel has dorm rooms with en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning and free wifi. You even get a free welcome drink on arrival.
Wombat’s City Hostel Budapest is right in the heart of the party district, so there’s plenty going on in the area at night. Budapest’s main sights, and the river, are just a short walk away and it’s also handy for exploring on the city’s metro!MORE INFO
4. Hostel One Budapest
You can’t really get much more central Budapest than this hostel! This fun, friendly hostel is where you want to be to explore all of Budapest’s famous nightlife, as well as tour the historic sights.
The dorm rooms are spacious and clean, wifi is free and there are free lockers as well as regular family-style dinners!
The onsite bar is a great place to meet fellow travelers and afterwards the staff will take you all out for a night on the town at Budapest’s best bars and clubs; they’re party people too! The staff can also arrange tours of the city during the day, so you don’t miss out on anything.MORE INFO
3. Retox Party Hostel
If you’re looking to party in Budapest, then look no further!
This Budapest hostel is party central! If you’re looking for a good night’s sleep, this is not the place.
There are plenty of clubs and bars surrounding the hostel, in the well known party district, as well as parties and activities, such as their famous Jager Train, organized by the hostel staff. You can drink all day and party all night before nursing your hangover in your dorm room bed.
There’s also free tea and coffee available, as well as free wifi. Who needs sleep, when there’s this much fun!MORE INFO
2. Maverick Hostel & City Lodge
This fantastic hostel was formerly a royal mansion, occupying a fabulous location in the center of Budapest, just up from the Danube.
The rooms are modern, spacious and very clean, and you even have a choice of private or shared en-suite accommodation.
There are even kitchens on every floor, with free tea and coffee available all day. Wifi, linen and towels are all free to use!
With Budapest’s most famous attractions all just a short walk away, you’ll have plenty of time to explore. The famous party district is also just a 10 minute walk away, if you fancy experiencing the nightlife during your stay.MORE INFO
1. Grandio Party Hostel
Located right amongst the best and loudest clubs and bars, this popular, lively Budapest party hostel is the home of wild parties and sleepless nights.
The basic dorm rooms have urban street art decor and free wifi, and some even have en-suite bathrooms.
There are parties every night, all year round, as well as daytime drinking fun in the common room and outdoor terrace. See the city in a crazy way and meet new people on one of the famous party boat cruises on the Danube.MORE INFO