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Hotel Charles
Hegyalja út 23. (Budapest) 1016

Hotel Charles
The friendly Charles hotel is situated 1.5 km from the city centre, yet with bus stops right before the door, and offers you spacious rooms with kitchenette and a great restaurant. Start your day at the rich breakfast buffet before you set out to explore the impressive Hungarian capital or for successfully doing business. In the renowned Janos hotel restaurant you can experience tasty traditional Hungarian cuisine. The helpful staff is always there to provide you with any information you may need to spend a rewarding stay in Budapest. Many major sights can be reached within a few minutes. The public bus takes guests right down to the famous Vaci street in the heart of Budapest (only 2 stops). The hotel is situated on the Buda side, only a few minutes’ walk away from Gellert Hill and not far from Castle Hill. The Keleti Train Station is to be found 4 km from the hotel, reachable easily via a bus.
Score from 1285 reviews
Exceptional 8.4/10
Rooms: 60   calendar  (Search)
Address: Hegyalja út 23., Budapest 1016  map (Map)

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What people say

1. The hotel staff was very friendly and helpful. 2. Very clean rooms. 3. Good localization for a walk to castle and old town. 4. Bus station just outside the hotel. The bus stop across the street makes it very easy to get to the city center. 5. Wireless Internet. Location, free internet, price, friendliness of staff - had no problem with road noise, but also requested courtyard facing room.
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Hotel Charles Room information

Room Type Max from
Standard Studio
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EUR 40.50
Deluxe Studio
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EUR 51.00
Air-conditioned, re-decorated studio consists of a room and a fully equipped kitchenette in a single air-space as well as a bathroom.

Room Facilities:
Toilet, Telephone, Shower, Seating Area, Minibar, Kitchenette, Heating, Hairdryer, Cable TV, Bathroom, Air Conditioning

Deluxe Studio (3 Adults)
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EUR 75.00
Air-conditioned, re-decorated studio consists of a room and a fully equipped kitchenette as well as a bathroom. The third person will be accommodated on an extra bed. Please note that further extra beds are not available in this studio.

Room Facilities:
Toilet, Telephone, Shower, Seating Area, Minibar, Kitchenette, Heating, Hairdryer, Cable TV, Bathroom, Air Conditioning

Studio (3 Adults)
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EUR 63.00
Please note that extra beds are not available in this studio.

Room Facilities:
Toilet, Telephone, Shower, Minibar, Kitchenette, Heating, Hairdryer, Cable TV, Bathroom, Bath or Shower

Amenities at Hotel Charles

Shuttle Service (surcharge), Shuttle Service, Public transport tickets, Car Rental, Bicycle Rental, Airport Shuttle
Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN, Internet Services, Free Wi-Fi Internet Access
Non-Smoking Rooms, Heating, Elevator
WiFi everywhere, Private parking, Pets Allowed, Parking on-site, Parking
Front-desk/reception area services
Tour Desk, Tickets to attractions or shows, Ticket Service, Safety Deposit Box, Newspapers, Luggage Storage, Express Check-In/Check-Out, Currency Exchange, Concierge Service, 24-Hour Front Desk
Food & Drink
Special Diet Menus (on request), Restaurant, Child friendly buffet , Breakfast details
Entertainment and children services
Babysitting/Child Services
Common areas
Cleaning services
Laundry, Ironing Service, Dry Cleaning, Daily maid service
Business facilities
Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Fax/Photocopying, Business Centre

Food & Drink

The Janos Restaurant offers a rich buffet breakfast and the best of Hungarian and international cuisine along with excellent wines.

Children can be provided with a high chair.

Hotel information details

In the closed courtyard guests can safely park their cars at an additional cost. Free parking is possible on the street. Please note, that the air-conditioning can be used for surcharge, and it has to be paid on spot. Bicycles can be rented at the reception.

Important information to guests

Please note that the price of breakfast is excluded from the extra bed rates. Guests sleeping in extra beds are charged separately. Smoking friendly rooms are available upon request.

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Hotel Charles offers pet-friendly accommodation in Budapest. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Private parking is available on site. Some rooms have a seating area where you can relax. The rooms are fitted with a private bathroom. Hotel Charles features free WiFi throughout the property. A flat-screen TV with cable channels is offered. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. Bike hire is available at this hotel and the area is popular for cycling. Buda Castle is 1 km from Hotel Charles, while Citadella is 1.1 km from the property. The nearest airport is Budapest Liszt Ferenc Airport, 18 km from Hotel Charles.

Room information details

All rooms feature a kitchenette. The standard and deluxe rooms have been recently refurbished. The latter category meets the 4-star standard.

Travelling information

An airport transfer is available 24 hours a day and needs to be reserved in advance. Your private English speaking driver will be waiting for you with a sign at the information desk. In case your flight is delayed you won't have to inform anybody, as the company keeps in touch with the airport and knows about delays and changes.

By public transport from the airport (1 - 1,5 hours):
- Take the BKV plus Airport Bus to the terminus Kőbánya-Kispest.
- Switch to the subway (it starts only in one direction) and get off at the ninth stop (Ferenciek tere).
- Coming up from the subway take the steps on your left.
- The bus stop is 20 metres' walk straight ahead, next to a church.
- Take bus no. 8 or 112.
- The hotel is right at the third stop (Mészáros u.).

By public transport from the Déli (southern) railway station:
- Take tram no. 61 in the direction of Móricz Zs. Tér.
- Get off at the fourth stop (Hegyalja út), where you'll see hotel Novotel on your right-hand side.
- Change to bus no. 8 or 112 (the stop is next to the restaurant Arany Híd) and get off at the first stop.
- The hotel is right at the third stop (Mészáros u.).

By public transport from the Nyugati (western) railway station:
- Take the subway in the direction of Kőbánya-Kispest.
- Get off at the third stop (Ferenciek tere) and proceed as stated above (from the airport)

By public transport from the Keleti (eastern) railway station:
- Take bus no.178A at the station (at the terminus of bus 178A by the Pizza Hut restaurant).
- The bus passes through the Elizabeth Bridge (Erzsébet híd).
- Get off at the fifth stop after the bridge (Zsolt u.), which is the next stop after the one at a MOL petrol station.
- Walking 200 metres straight ahead in Mészáros street you'll find the hotel on the corner.

Hotel Charles Policies

14:00 -
- 11:00
Accepted CreditCards at Hotel
The hotel reserves the right to preauthorise credit cards prior to arrival.
American Express, Visa, MasterCard, K&H Széchényi Pihenõkártya, MKB Széchényi Pihenõkártya, OTP Széchényi Pihenõkártya
Cancellation Policy
If cancelled up to 2 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged.
If cancelled later or in case of no-show, the first night will be charged.
Children and Extra Bed Policy
All children are welcome.
All children under 8 years stay free of charge when using existing bedding.
All children under 3 years are charged EUR 4 per night for cots.
All older children or adults are charged EUR 8 per night per person for extra beds.
Maximum capacity of extra beds/babycots in a room is 1.
Deposit Policy
No deposit will be charged.
VAT and city/tourist taxes
18 % VAT is included.
Service charge is not applicable.
3 % city/tourist tax per person per night is not included.
Wi-fi is available in the entire hotel and is free of charge.
Meal Plan
Buffet breakfast costs EUR 8 per person per night.
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 8 per day.
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

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