Budapest holiday apartments

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Explore Budapest

The capital of Hungary, Budapest is a worthy addition to any European traveller’s bucket list. With over 20 million tourists visiting each year, this charming destination is really two cities in one – historic Buda on the Danube’s west bank, modern Pest on the east. Start your day on Castle Hill, taking in the incredible views from Fisherman's Bastion, the art of the National Gallery and the beautiful Royal Palace. Cross from Buda to Pest via the picturesque Chain Bridge, then make your way to see the neogothic splendor of the Parliament Building, the towering dome of St. Stephen's Basilica and the poignant Great Synagogue and Jewish Museum. If all that sightseeing has you beat, relax and unwind in a famous Budapest public bath, the most popular of which is Gellért. By now you’ll have worked up a healthy appetite, so refuel with a hearty bowl of paprika (paprika stew) or gulyas (goulash), often served with a side of nokedli, or dumplings. If you choose self-catering Budapest accommodation, you can also take advantage of the city’s fabulous food markets, including the Great Market Hall, otherwise known as Central Market Hall. Located at the Pest end of Liberty Bridge, stocking up on gourmet delights from the Great Market Hall will mean you not only save money on dining out, but get to experience a true taste of local Budapest life.

When to go to Budapest

One of the sunniest cities in Europe, Budapest enjoys a surprisingly high number of sunshine hours each year. As such, it’s a great year round holiday destination, although April to September are probably your best bet. Don’t discount a trip to Budapest in winter, though, which means the added delights of the city’s beautiful Christmas Market.

Getting to and around Budapest

Most tourists arrive in Budapest via flights to Ferihegy International Airport. Once in Budapest, the public transport options are excellent, although much of the city can also be explored on foot.

Where to stay in Budapest

When choosing accommodation in Budapest, apartments are an authentic, cost effective alternative to more expensive hotels. HouseTrip offers a number of quality self catering Budapest accommodation options, easily booked in as few as six clicks. From compact, affordable studios great for couples to large apartments ideal for families and groups of friends, you’re sure to find your perfect Budapest accommodation with HouseTrip.

Latest Budapest reviews:
4.6 out of 5 based on 1504 reviews
Stayed 18 - 21 Apr 2014 in:
Wow what a beautiful place in a perfect location! We couldn't have been happier with our stay! Top located just beside metro station and close to bars and re... More
Stayed 17 - 21 Apr 2014 in:
The apartment was great and the host was exceptional. Everything was ready when we got the apartment, and it was really neat and clean. We absolutely loved t... More
Stayed 17 - 20 Apr 2014 in:
Robert was an excellent host – The bus pick-up was helpful, as was the information and tips he gave us on the drive to the apartment. The apartment was exa... More
Stayed 18 - 21 Apr 2014 in:
Overall quite positive experience with some small things to be aware of. Location is premium, very close to all main sites and many shopping and restaurants ... More
Stayed 13 - 18 Apr 2014 in:
The host was very helpfull and charming.The flat idealy situated,well equipped,nicely decorated and clean. The parking situation is like in all Budapest diff... More

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