Budapest is a major destination in Hungary with over 890 popular hotels - that's quite a lot to choose from. We've rounded up top 20 hotels with highest guest ratings from budget to luxury category.
How do we compare hotels? Mostly based on guest ratings. If guest ratings are similar for hotels of the same tier, then we rank a cheaper hotel slightly higher (same quality for lower price is better).
It's pointless to compare hotels in different categories, so we grouped the best hotels by price range, star ratings and proximity to key tourists attractions, such as Buda Castle and St. Stephen's Basilica. Use the table of contents to select the hotel category that you're interested in. Let's go down the list!
Best rated hotel for each budget
10 hotels in Budapest with highest guest reviews
71 hotels in Budapest have guest ratings over 90 (out of 100)! 2 most popular hotels in Budapest are Downtown Lime and Bell Hostel and Guesthouse.
Best 5-star hotels in Budapest
Budapest has 17 highly-rated 5-star hotels - the top 3 are Aria Hotel Budapest by Library Hotel Collection, Four Seasons Gresham Palace and St. George Residence All Suite Hotel Deluxe.
Best 4-star hotels in Budapest
Budapest has 126 highly-rated 4-star hotels - the top 3 are Brody House, Hotel Palazzo Zichy and Parliament Apartment Downtown.
Best 3-star hotels in Budapest
Budapest has 267 highly-rated 3-star hotels - the top 3 are Corvin Lux Aparthotel, Operetta and Paprika Apartman.
Best budget hotels in Budapest
Budapest has 67 highly-rated budget hotels - the top 3 are Bell Hostel and Guesthouse, Amiga Hostel and Broadway Panzió.
About travelling to Budapest
Budapest is a popular city! It's ranked #24 on the list of world's most popular tourist destinations.
The most talked about attractions in Budapest are Buda Castle, St. Stephen's Basilica, Fisherman's Bastion, Dohány Street Synagogue and House of Terror.
Below are the most popular sights in Budapest by category:
- Castles: Buda Castle, Fisherman's Bastion, Citadella and Elizabeth Lookout.
- Churches: St. Stephen's Basilica, Matthias Church and Gellért Hill Cave.
- Museums: House of Terror, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, Hungarian National Museum, Hungarian National Gallery, Museum of Applied Arts (Budapest), Holocaust Memorial Center, Ethnographic Museum (Budapest) and Hungarian Natural History Museum.
- Bridges: Széchenyi Chain Bridge, Liberty Bridge and Elisabeth Bridge.
Best hotels near most popular tourist attractions
Best hotels near Buda Castle
Best hotels near St. Stephen's Basilica
Best hotels near Fisherman's Bastion
Best hotels near Dohány Street Synagogue
Best hotels near House of Terror
Airports in Budapest
Best hotels near Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport
Best hotels near Tokol Airport