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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

By far the best hostel we have stayed in. All the staff are incredibly friendly and the hostel has an amazing vibe - shout out to Houdini who helped us work out places to go and told us about cool things we would never have thought to do. The hostel has a 10pm no noise rule and it is really...

Thank Alexandra R
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Carpe Noctem Vitae is like a big family! Stayed in a 4 person room with 3 mates and everything was awesome! Aircon was clutch as was the location! Staff were the friendliest ive ever encountered (shoutout to fizz for the reliable tips of the city). Events are on every night and the common room area is so good as well....

Thank reevesy23
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Vitae ROCKSS!!!!! It immediately felt like home there! Every night at 7pm there are drinking games in the common area which is so much fun. Everyone is so Nice And fun. Big shoutout for the staff! Ema And Sysllaaaa you guys are the best. For the first time we had airconditioning in our room which is amazing if your in...

Thank Kyra P
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Such a good time! The staff were so friendly and helpful. Great place for solo travelers! Lots of fun, lots of great people, lots of dank memes. 10/10 would recommend you stay here! 0/10 would recommend bringing your toddler.

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Overall, staying at Carpe Noctem Vitae was a blast. The only thing I regret is not staying longer! Staff is super chill and always around to help out as needed. The location itself is super close to many bars, restaurants, and stores. The hostel activities are super fun! Highly recommend checking out the events if you have time. Definitely a...

Thank Mimi N
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We wanted a party. That's what we got. Tried to book into Retox & Grandio but they were fully booked and knew Carpe Noctem was connected to them so booked here. So sound staff, always took us to the parties and had lots of activities & entertainment to do everyday. Wasn't as hardcore as the other two hostels which I...

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I had a great time at this hostel, slept in the biggest room, but didn't feel like it. Common rooms are really nice to hang-out and meet people. Staff and other guests were really nice and I will be back for sure.

Thank Lore V
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Definitely the the best hostel I have ever been to. Will definitely come back here. Beds are comfortable, Rooms, Bathrooms are nice and clean. Very Cool atmosphere for young people, with amazing events planned.

Thank BhutraAnkush
Kotor, Montenegro
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I really liked it here, may be the best hostel in Budapest I have ever been, and I eas in many. I will come back here. Beds are comfortabel, rooms are nice and clean, bathroom too. Cool atmosphare for young people.

Thank bojanalalovic
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I've stayed at many hostels througout my travels and I must say Carpe Noctem Vitae was AMAZING! From the moment we walked in we were greeted by the charismatic Dribbles who put up with my many questions. Every member of the staff I met was welcoming and they added to the homey feel the hostel had. I had the opportunity...

Thank Simona T

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Staying in District VII / Jewish Quarter

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District VII / Jewish Quarter
District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses the city’s Jewish Quarter. Its streets are lively and colorful, its buildings narrate different histories in an assortment of architectural styles, and its cafes and bars are frequented and loved by the enthusiastic crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly Moorish in style, crowned by the twin onion shaped domes, the Synagogue is the very emblem of District VII and one of the main attractions in the capital.
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If you are just looking for a bed and nothing else...easy, there are thousands elsewhere in the city.If you want something more from a hostel, from the people who work and live there, if you want a community, an experience, and an atmosphere bursting with creativity, excitement and fun... welcome to Vitae, welcome to real hostel life.At the bottom of this page you can get a taste of some upcoming events in the city. We deal in all realms of nightlife here in Budapest so get ready to get involved because there's always a lot happening.As part of the Budapest Party Hostels Brand we are the least wild of the three, we still go out every night drinking, but also offer you a range of different options, and have a great environment with chill areas if you want to stay in too. We offer clean,. bright spacious rooms, with hard to beat security and the real difference, attentive and caring staff who actually take an interest in all parts of your stay in Budapest.60% of our total floor space is sociable space so that there is a ton of room for you to chill, or play games, meet people or watch dvds. We have a large modern kitchen, for you to cook for yourself or for us to cook for you, as we have in house cook-ups almost every night for just the cost of the ingredients.We know that Budapest is not just about tours, castles and churches which is why we organise something every night with a group program, but we also can suggest other cultural or party ideas for you as we like to keep ourselves with the finger on the pulse of what is going on in the city. ... more   less 

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Address: Erzsebet korut 50, Budapest 1073, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > District VII / Jewish Quarter , Erzsébetváros
Price Range: RM62 - RM218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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