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Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've been in Budapest last year in June. My experience at Marco Polo Hostel was a great one. It was for the first time I decided to make a reservation at a hostel and I didn't expected so much. But honestly I was surprised when I saw the hostel and obviously the room. Nice, clean and more spacious that I...

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel is really clean and stuff is extremely helpful. Unfortunately , there is no common room to chill out and meet new people. But if one is not in the mood for parties this place is really quiet to sleep

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can recommed this hostel to everyone. I was with my friends in this hostel in November 2016. Nice hostel staff, possibility to borrow a hairdryer and buy tickets for breakfast. Clean bathrooms and good location.

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Kaliningrad, Russia
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Rooms are clean, hostel is pretty close to metro station, and not far from supermarket Spar. Staff is also very helpful and cool! Bathroom is also OK. There are a lot of different cafés and restaurants nearby.

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The rooms were spacious and clean, the location was amazing and had all the amenities you would expect from a decent hostel. I would have to say that the guy who worked in reception was great; both knowledgeable, friendly and really added to making our stay enjoyable. I think his name was David (dude with a bandana). Check the hostel...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I guess everything goes well until a small problem ensues. Then you see how people really are: like the staff at the hostel. Be careful of your belongings and mind the cleaners, they do steal things from travellers. The hostel is dirtier than average and has no working WiFi in the rooms. There is no kitchen, but you can purchase...

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Karlsruhe, Germany
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The service was pretty decent, we could arrive to check-in at any time and the staff is nice and kind. The price is adequate for what you get. Nice location with metro station near enough (Astoria). Sadly enough during our time there the internet service broke down, and took too long for them to fix it. Not a big deal,...

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uk
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Really great location, quite close to lots of the famous ruin bars which are a must see experience, the hostel itself was clean and tidy, reception manned 24hrs, lockable wardrobes which felt quite safe, we went on a stag weekend and shared 4 to a room, but I think most of the rooms were either 2 or 3 beds. Thought...

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Marco_Polo_Hostel, Manager at Marco Polo Top Ho(s)tel, responded to this review

Dear fatstan, Thank you very much for your review about Marco Polo Top Ho(s)tel. We are so happy that you enjoyed your weekend at our hostel. I hope that we can welcome you back again soon! Kind regards, Enikő Csvórics Marco Polo Top Ho(s)tel

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The staff welcome was not very warm - while they let me check in earlier, but they didn't seem very happy about it. During my whole exchange with the receptionists (there were two), only one looked at me to talk to me, while the other was obviously directing what he said in Hungarian without acknowledging my existence. My sheets were...

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Marco_Polo_Hostel, Manager at Marco Polo Top Ho(s)tel, responded to this review

Dear Rachelbabe, Thank you very much for your review about Marco Polo Top Ho(s)tel. We are very sorry that you felt like reception wasn't very welcoming, and that your room wasn't clean enough. I assure you our staff does everything they can to make our guests' stay as enjoyable as possible. I apologize if you felt this wasn't the case...

Reviewed 3 September 2016

This hostel is fine if you are travelling through but you wouldnt want to stay here too much longer. The beds are not comfortable and the rooms smell really bad. It is in quite a good location but I would not stay here again. Mostly 18 year olds.

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Dear Matty T, Thank you very much for your review about our hostel. We are happy to read that you were satisfied with our location, but I am sorry that you feel you would not stay in our hostel for a longer period. I hope you still enjoyed your stay in our beautiful city, and that we can welcome you...

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marco Polo Top Ho(s)tel in downtown Budapest, is open all year round. Located in the heart of the city, offering the services of a 2 star hotel with its en-suite double TWIN rooms and providing organised and tidy 12-bedded dormitory rooms.Marco Polo’s excellent city centre location provides great access to public transport. Famous Budapest sights and great nightspots are also nearby. Our twin and quad rooms are bright and comfortable and have telephone and TV, plus en-suite bathrooms.As for our dormitories, we’ve yet to find another anywhere that even comes close. Each 12-bedded room is divided into 2-bunk areas with their own lockers. Each dorm is next to HAS a dedicated bathroom with two sinks, showers and WC's. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marco Polo Top Ho(s)tel

Address: Nyar utca 6, Budapest 1072, Hungary
Region: Hungary > Central Hungary > Budapest > District VII / Jewish Quarter , Erzsébetváros
Price Range: $16 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Marco Polo Top Ho(s)tel 2*
Number of rooms: 47
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