Hotel President - Budapest  4 stars

Hold Utca 3-5, Budapest, Hungary, 1054  show mapSave
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The unique Hotel President offers individually designed accommodation overlooking the Danube River . Operating in Budapest since 2009, this hotel features minimalist architecture and modern comforts.

Nestled in the heart of Budapest and a 10-minute walk from Western Railway train station. A 5-minute walk will take you to Szabadság Square, Budapest Christmas Market and Fisherman's Bastion (Halaszbastya).

The hotel is set next to an opera house, a basilica and monuments.

Nearest underground station is Arany János utca M, which is only 200 meters away. 20km to Ferihegy airport.


This property has 110 guestrooms including Standard One Room Triple Room, Art Double Room and Deluxe Single Room appointed with a minibar, a laptop-size safe, individual climate control, a private balcony and Wi-Fi. Some rooms offer breathtaking views of the city. All rooms have carpet floor and elegant furniture.


Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. The gastronomic restaurant serves international dishes. The spacious garden bar offers a terrace.

You can start your day with a american breakfast, which costs EUR 18 per person per night. 


The hotel offers a beauty salon, a hairdresser and a barber shop; car rental, shoe shine and wake up service are also provided.


The on-site spa center offers a sauna, a Jacuzzi and shiatsu massage. Bicycles, fitness classes and a gym are provided on-site.


Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

The hotel staff speaks English, Deutch, Spanish, Hungarian, Russian.

Number of rooms   110.

City Center Budapest - 3700 ft
Airports Ferihegy (BUD) - 10.7 mi
Train Stations Western Railway Station - 3000 ft, Nyugati station - 3000 ft
Underground stations Kossuth tér untherground station - 2000 ft, Batthyány square underground station - 3700 ft
Bus stop - 400 ft
Restaurants Kispiac Bisztro (cuisine: Hungarian) - 500 ft, Hungarikum Bisztro (cuisine: Hungarian) - 1100 ft
Beaches Budapest Plage - 3200 ft
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  • Parking (fee required)
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Bus parking
  • Concierge desk
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Barber/beauty Shop
  • Hairdresser
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Shops/commercial Services
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Conference room
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Wheel chair access
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Exercise gym
  • Jacuzzi
  • Night club
  • Whirlpool
  • Hot tub
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Beauty treatment
Room view
  • Garden view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Cribs available
  • Mini bar
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Mirror
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Pay TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone



from  3 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child may stay at the price of EUR 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Avenue Room
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Hotel President Avenue Room Single & Double Twin Avenue Room
Hotel President Avenue Room Single & Double Twin Avenue Room
Hotel President Avenue Room Single & Double Twin Avenue Room
Hotel President Avenue Room Single & Double Twin Avenue Room
Bed type: Double or Twin beds or Double Bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 220 sq. feet

Unique room in Art Deco style for guests who prefer classic elegance. It has a breathtaking view on the opposing buildings of Hungarian National Bank and the Chamber of Commerce. The sound-proof windows, comfortable modern furniture provide quiet and pleasant environment in the busy heart of the city.

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    Garden City Room
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    Hotel President Garden City Room Double / Twin Garden City Room
    Hotel President Garden City Room Double / Twin Garden City Room
    Hotel President Garden City Room Double / Twin Garden City Room
    View: Garden view

    The room of the trendy interior design studio AMA Creation will certainly win the hearts of any lover of the modern design: minimalist style, uniquely designed furniture, individually designed table lamps, indirect ambient illumination through light cable, urban landscape photographic wallpaper, space-enlarging and fantasy-capturing mirror-walls.

    Standard Suite
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    Hotel President Standard Suite
    Hotel President Standard Suite
    Hotel President Standard Suite
    Hotel President Standard Suite
    Bed type: Double or Twin beds or King Size bed
    Size: 410 sq. feet

    Contemporary spacious Suite consists of a cozy bedroom, a comfortable well-furnished living room with working and sitting areas as well as a convenient bathroom.

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      Junior Suite
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      Hotel President Junior Suite
      Hotel President Junior Suite
      Hotel President Junior Suite
      Hotel President Junior Suite

      Contemporary spacious Suite consists of a cozy bedroom, a comfortable well-furnished living room and a convenient bathroom.

      Presidental Suite
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      Hotel President Presidental Suite
      Hotel President Presidental Suite
      Hotel President Presidental Suite
      Hotel President Presidental Suite
      Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Super-King Size bed
      Size: 1510 sq. feet

      The 140 sq m Presidental Suite has a stunning panorama of the Budapest city center, the interiors originate from the best Italian and Scandinavian designers, a unique intelligent screen navigated light and air-conditioning system helps you find the right conditions to relax. Also, 2 bathrooms with jacuzzi and light therapy shower, an 8 pax meeting room, personal kitchen. Bullet-proof windows and walls.

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions
        • Hungarian State Opera House (Magyar Allami Operahaz)
          1400 ft
        • Országház (Parlamento)
          1700 ft
        • Hungarian Parliament
          2000 ft
        • Weihnachtsmarkt
          2300 ft
        • Free Budapest Tours
          2700 ft
        • Chain Bridge
          3000 ft
        Places of interest
        • Szent Jobb Kapolna (Kapelle des Heiligen Leopold)
          1000 ft
        • Saint Stephen’s Basilica
          1400 ft
        • Straßenbahnlinie 2
          2000 ft
        • Parlament
          2000 ft
        • Széchenyi Lánchíd
          2700 ft
        • Vigadó tér
          3000 ft
        • Szilágyi Dezso téri református templom
          3300 ft
        • Műemlék Batthyány Lajos (Batthyány Lajos Denkmal)
          3300 ft
        • Otto Kapucinus templom (Kapucinus Kirche)
          3300 ft
        Train stations
        • Nyugati station
          2700 ft
        • Western Railway Station
          2700 ft
        Monuments and Landmarks
        • Hungarian Parliament Building
          2000 ft
        • Szecsenyi Chain Bridge
          2700 ft
        • le parlement
          3300 ft
        • Gödor
          2000 ft
        • Roosevelt Square
          2000 ft
        • Vörösmarty tér
          2700 ft
        • Opera House Budapest
          1400 ft
        • Spinoza
          3000 ft
        Medical care and Hospitals
        • Orchidea Thai Massage
          3300 ft
        Underground stations
        • Kossuth tér untherground station
          1700 ft
        • Batthyány square underground station
          3300 ft

        Local Attractions

        • Danube
          5100 ft
          Boat Station Pier 7 , 5th district, Vigado ter., Budapest
        • Margaret Island (Margitsziget)
          1.0 mi
          Margitsziget, Budapest
        • Caprice Factory and Museum of Hungarian Jewelry
          5200 ft
          22 Dozsa Gyorgy str., Szentendre
        • Hospital In The Rock
          1.0 mi
          Lovas ut 4/c, Budapest
        • Zelnik Istvan Southeast Asian Gold Museum
          1.1 mi
          Andrassy str 110, Budapest

        Near the hotel

        • St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika)
          1100 ft
          Szt. Istvan ter 1, Budapest
        • House of Hungarian Art Nouveau (Magyar Szecesszio Haza)
          1000 ft
          Honved utca 3, Budapest
        • Hungarian State Opera House (Magyar Allami Operahaz)
          1600 ft
          Andrassy ut 22, Budapest
        • Hungarian Agricultural Museum (Magyar Mezogazdasagi Muzeum)
          1400 ft
          Vajdahunyad castle, Budapest
        • Ernst Museum
          1400 ft
          Nagymezo utca 35, Budapest
        • Post Office Museum (Postamuzeum)
          1600 ft
          Benczur utca 27, Budapest
        • Gresham Palace
          2000 ft
          Roosevelt Ter 5-6, Budapest

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Kispiac Bisztro

          79% likes this, based on 136 reviews
          Cuisine: Hungarian

          500 ft
          Hold utca 13.

          Phone: 1 269-4231

        • Hungarikum Bisztro

          85% likes this, based on 934 reviews
          Cuisine: Hungarian
          Price Range: USD 6 - USD 17

          1100 ft
          Steindl Imre utca 13

          Phone: +36203523437

        • Cafe Kor

          70% likes this, based on 680 reviews

          1000 ft
          Sas utca 17, St. Stephen's Basilica

          Phone: 1-311-0053

        • Tukory Sorozo

          66% likes this, based on 97 reviews
          Cuisine: Hungarian
          Price Range: USD 6 - USD 11

          600 ft
          Hold utca 15

          Phone: +36 1 3023233

        • Cafe Vian Bisztro

          81% likes this, based on 85 reviews
          Cuisine: International, Hungarian

          600 ft
          Hercegprimas utca 15

          Phone: +36 30 733 4483

        Hotel President Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel President

        Average guest rating

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        Based on 705 reviews

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        • Older travelers

          The hotel is only six months old so everything is new and clean. It is tastefully decorated, located in the center of the city and the staff is friendly. It was a pleasant break from the impersonal, larger hotels in the city.

          • Average rating
        • Single

          Brand new hotel,I had a great stay.Wellness area is really nice.

          Would love to see ore staff and juice bar in the wellness area,also bigger towels...:)

          • Average rating
        • Older travelers

          We were very fortunate to have a special upgrade through the site, and enjoyed the luxury of the room and use of the pool and spa area. The location is fantastic, close to attractions, transportation and shopping

          The breakfast was expensive compared to other hotels of its class, and there was not the variety or selection of fresh foods expected. I am sure they will improve on their breakfast menu as international travelers continue to enjoy the hotel.

          • Average rating
        • Couple

          Nothing in particular, not off 5star standard

          Some of the staff were not very courteous and flexible

          • Average rating
        • Older travelers

          i like the accodomation of the hotel . we arrived to the hotel at 9.00 in morning and get our room.

          we didnt like the price of the breakfast !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

          • Average rating
        • Single

          The newly renovated hotel is fresh, spacious and quiet. The location is wonderful for central Budapest business and tourism. The personnel are helpful and well presented.

          The indicated rate for breakfast (when not included in the room price) was too expensive for my taste. 18Euro is steep for a hotel breakfast in Budapest. I ate elsewhere as a result.

          • Average rating
        • Single

          Only the fact that in the smaller rooms, there is a mini bar fridge.This fridge puts out a lot of heat into the room. When you get back the room is baking....

          • Average rating
        • Older travelers

          Neat, clean, friendly hotel. The hotel also had a fast Internet connection, and fast service too.

          Small rooms, small bathroom (our room was only a "standard" double room). While the price was appropriate for what we got, one would however expect more space in a 4-5 star hotel.

          • Average rating
        • Group of friends

          The leisure facilities were excellent. They were clean and offered a good balance of activities. The rooms were clean and well maintained. The staff were polite and helpful and spoke very good English. I would stay in this hotel again if I were to visit Budapest in future and would be happy to recommend it.

          Although there was a lot of variety at breakfast, there was no orange juice available or regular teabags. For me tropical mango and apple juice are not really my taste.

          • Average rating
        • Group of friends

          The location was just the best part of it.

          The staff were very unfriendly and the services in the hotel are very primitive. I do not know how this has been classified as a 5 star hotel.

          • Average rating
        • Older travelers

          Location. Comfortable beds. Value for money. Pool. Generally little noise from the corridors etc.I was impressed that the hotel taxi driver taking us to the airport was a former Olympic Gold medallist weightlifter.

          Breakfast seemed expensive. Reception staff could have been a little more friendly although one young lad was very helpful. Could have done with a better illuminated bathroom mirror or a well-lit bedroom mirror. Restaurant appeared to be an underground bunker. Hotel charged more than 2,000 HUF more than the usual price of 3,600 HUF for their taxi to the airport (perhaps because the driver was a former Olympic Gold medallist!!!!!)

          • Average rating
        • Couple

          I've chosen this hotel because of its location, and from this respect I didn't regret. Unfortunately this is all I can mention on the positive side.

          The staff's behave is well below the level you would expect from a 4star hotel. Just one important thing: Watch out what kind of taxi they arrange for you (even if they promise your choice they order the one with which "they are in contract" = will cost you double)! I usually pay more for an accommodation exactly because I want to avoid such a bad experience. This time it didn't work.

          • Average rating
        • Older travelers

          Hotel was clean with god sized rooms. Excellent location to be able to walk to most sights.

          The front desk staff were snotty, bordering on rude. They were less than accomodating. We extended our stay as our travel plans had changed, and were told that we would have to vacate our room, put our luggage in storage and re-check in after 2pm, only to be given the exact same room!

          • Average rating
        • Couple

          The room is too small, no kettle or any coffee and tea in the room. It's not up to a 5 stars standard based on my opinion. The swimming pool is very small. The Junior Suite I stayed with no proper windows, it's just a normal room, should not be named as a Junior Suite

          • Average rating
        • Couple

          The hotel is not a 5 star, but more a bad 4 star because: no iron in the room, no glases in bathroom, realy small room, we wanted just some ice and two glasses in our room and from the restaurant they told us they will charg us 10 euros!!???crazy! When i wanted to call the reception from my room there was nowhere the number so i had to call it from my phone. The guy from the reception was funny but thats for sure not something you expect from a 5 star hotel.

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