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Lavender Circus Hostel

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Croton on Hudson, New York
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We had one of the apartments, which was quite adequate for our needs. The bed was comfortable. The room was warm during some very cold nights. It has a rather dingy appearance, although there can be no compliant about cleanliness. The main advantage of this place is the price and the very central location.

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Novi Sad, Serbia
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We were in Budapest for NYE and we stayed at apartment house that is separated from the hostel. The location is great, we walked to everything. Also, it is very quiet part of the city, even though the streets nearby are very loud and alive. The owner, Adam, was waiting for us when we arrived and he explained to us...

Thank mocking_jay89
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Lovely place to stay with great facilities, decoration and had a homely feel to it. As a solo traveller I expected the staff to be more friendly than they were so it was a bit lonely in the evenings after a full day travelling. I think generally hungarians are not friendly people so this may not be a fair reflection...

1Thank Janine C
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The flat is decorated by Adam, perfect drawings on the walls. Nice furnitures, staff are helpful. Hotel is at the Best location. They have hostel too and that location is good too Quiet. Joyfull place. Pharmacy 7/24 30 sec to walk. Choose the exchange

Thank Hatice K
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We stayed for a couple of nights at the Lavender Circus Hostel at the end of October 2016. We had to cut short our trip because of a family emergency, and the staff couldn't have been kinder or more helpful. We would have loved to stay longer. Our room was clean, warm and quirky and the communal kitchen/reception area was...

1Thank revdebsmith
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Stayed here for four nights in one of the apartments. Stairs are a problem on arrival and departure days because of the luggage. Staff is very friendly and helpful and security is very good. The lighting in our room was very poor and the decor is quirky but the price and location are great.

Thank VermontFrau
Holon, Israel
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed in the summer of 2015. Overall the hostel is pretty and the decorations make it feel very inviting. But keep in mind that if you're staying in summer there is only a fan so I couldn't sleep for most of the week as it was 35C outside. Also the bed wasn't very comfortable and if you're staying there...

Thank Inna M
Reviewed 4 October 2016

My friend and I stayed in a 2 person private room with shared bath. I loved the decorations and quirky style of the hostel. The bed was comfortable and I appreciated the towel I was given to use. The location is great. It's very close to the metro and several food options. The price was also great! The reason I...

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here Sep 16 with my fiancee. Very nice hostel - lovely old building, very nice staff. Only downside was the room got very hot and there as no air con (but was large window & good fan). Would be happy to stay again next time in Budapest.

Thank mattandbenny
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Not too easy to find, but it worth! We had the 2pers-ens. with a kitchen and felt warmly at home! Good location near kalvin tér (bus, metro, tram). 5min to green bridge, vaci utca, market hall, jewish quarter, etc.

Thank Macoona

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Staying in District V / Inner City

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District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube, with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica stand out as two of the finest examples of architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention and relevant to Hungary’s more recent history. If shopping is on your itinerary, then be prepared: the market squares in this area are an absolute delight, particularly during the Christmas period, but even throughout the year you’ll find the latest trends in the shops on Vaci Utca.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lavender Circus is a vintage, quiet apartment like place in the city center . A cozy,special atmosphere is waiting for you in a historical building from the end of the 19th century.In our hostel there are several kind of double bed and dormitory rooms available. The staff is ready to help you 24/7. We are specialized in 2 bed private rooms, en-suites and apartments.You can enjoy your privacy but you're also welcomed in the community room to meet other guests any time. Free WiFi connection is available in all of the rooms and the entire hostel.All of the rooms has an own, individual character designed by graphic designers, painters and sculptors. And you can enjoy the drawn vision of the owner on the walls. If you want, you can cook something in the kitchen. In our lounge there is always free coffee and tea as well and we organize Hungarian dinner parties where guests can try Hungarian palinka or local wine and learn how to prepare traditional dishes. Bedrooms and community rooms are non-smoking!There is a comfortable special separated smoking area. Every private room can be locked safely. Earliest check-in is at 9 a.M. Please inform us about your arrival time. -Free city tour every day -Free map here -Free luggage storage We are looking forward to see you!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lavender Circus Hostel

Address: Muzeum koerut 37., Budapest 1053, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > District V / Inner City , Belváros-Lipótváros
Price Range: RM133 - RM363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Choose the suit flats”
 of 5 bubbles 307haticek, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great couples hostel without the obnoxious young Boys to contend with”
 of 5 bubbles SAMEHEAD2014, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Apartments are very spacious and have a small kitchen for cooking if you need”
 of 5 bubbles 579megant, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“There are only a couple of rooms with en-suite bathrooms. Book well in advance if you want an en-suite.”
 of 5 bubbles petercZ1418MM, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Room 5 was nice. Good view. Big windows.”
 of 5 bubbles 392oliverr, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
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