Danubius Hotel Gellért

Budapest, Hungary

6.3 K reviews
Good hotel for solo travelers. Close to River Danube. Great pool. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Minibar
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Foyer
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Medical Assistance
    • Currency Exchange
    • Newspaper stand
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
    • Bicycle Hire
  • Food
    • à la carte Dinner
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Number of Pools
    • Swimming Pool
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Children's Entertainment
Szent Gellért tér 1 1111 Budapest


This elegant luxury hotel is situated at the foot of the Gellert Mountain and next to the River Danube, close to a wide range of shopping and entertainment venues. All of these may easily be reached on foot or by making use of the local public transport.


This hotel was built in 1918. Travellers can enjoy a pleasant stay in one of the 234 rooms. At the establishment, guests are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most of the storeys can be reached by lift. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access (no extra charge) is available to travellers in the public areas. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Shopping facilities are also available. Additional facilities at the hotel include a newspaper stand. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the establishment. Available services and facilities include medical assistance, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service to explore the surrounding area.


Each of the rooms is appointed with central heating and a bathroom. There is also a minibar. Little extras, including a telephone, a TV and a radio, contribute to a great stay. Amenities in the bathrooms include a shower. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. The accommodation offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The hotel offers attractions including sport and entertainment opportunities. The establishment features a pool and an outdoor pool. The terrace is a great place to while away the time. Leisure options available for a fee at the accommodation include a sauna and a steam bath. Additional services include an entertainment programme for children, offering numerous activities.


Guests can choose from a range of snacks and meals including breakfast, lunch or dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Brilliant transport links. Excellent public transport. Amazing transport system.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Close to public transport and the train." "Convenient car access and well-priced parking." "Average parking."

  • Wellness Area
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    FANTASTIC SPA AREA. Fantastic on-site spa. Excellent spa facility.

    "Great wellness and sauna facilities."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Delicious buffet breakfast. Excellent buffet breakfasts. Excellent breakfest.

    "Great and affordable breakfast."

  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    They have a swimming pool. Fancy pools. Incredible pool.

    "Great pool."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Level of service impeccable. Excellent staff service. Excellent staff attention.

    "Service and bar service are friendly." "Housekeeping and management are lacking." "Recreation staff is nice." "Booking process is sufficient." "Concierge service is average."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Excellent wi-fi connection. Wi-fi works very well. Relying on Internet.

    "WiFi is good value."

  • Amenities
    "Ordinary amenities"

    Beautiful old building. Carpets dirty. Beautiful lobby.

    "Buildings are fine with old facilities and great terraces." "Pleasant entrance area and fairly nice grounds." "Unspectacular architecture." "Elevator in need of updating."

  • Beach
    "Reasonable beach"

    "Reasonable beach."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Toilet was old. Bit dated furniture. Rooms are dated.

    "Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low." "Hotel could use some updating." "Stylish hotel." "Luxurious Hotel." "Pleasant entrance area." "Suitable for solo travelers." "Good for traveling with friends."

  • Room
    "Room needs to be improved"

    Broken coffee table. Terrible twin beds. Peeling off window.

    "Outdated rooms with complaints about minibars, A/C, and cleanliness." "Poorly-maintained rooms with low rated beds, furniture, and TVs." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Great balconies and views, okay-size rooms." "Shower can be a problem." "Kitchenette is acceptable."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Thin bed sheet. Terrible twin beds. Tiny shower room.

    "Uncomfortable, with guests complaining about noise and the A/C." "Small bathrooms, okay room size, but complaints about bed comfort."

  • Cleanliness
    "Could use a good cleaning"

    Stained glass windows. Dirty couch. Smelly bathroom drains.

    "Rooms, bathrooms and dining area all need more cleaning." "Hotel facilities could use a good clean."