Meander Hostel

Ó Utca 37, Budapest

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Meander Hostel

Facilities

Overview of Hostel

A haven for backpackers, run by backpackers. A place to call home on your adventures, a tribe of fellow travelers and explorers, and a family that anyone with an open mind can be a part of.

Life out of a backpack can be exhausting, we know, so we believe a great hostel isn’t just about the facili

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Directions

From: Budapest Airport
Take the 200E bus towards K?banya Kispest and then take the blue Metro line towards Újpest-Központ then get off at Corvin Negyed (Ferenc Körút) metro station, from there you catch 4/6 tram in the direction of Széll Kálmán tér for 6 stops which will be Oktogon. Walk along Teréz korut (road the tram is on) away from the intersection (direction tram was traveling) and take your first left down Aradi utca, then turn right at the end of the street and then the first left down Ó utca, we are on the left-hand side number 37. Please buy tickets prior to use (350 HUF each) as the fine for not using them is 16,000 HUF (50 Euro) and there are frequent inspectors on site.

By Taxi
Taxis are available from the airport to the hostel. Make sure you go to the Taxi desk, located just outside the arrivals terminal, where they will give you a receipt and send you directly to a taxi. The taxi should cost between 7000 – 9000 Ft (25-30 Euro) on the meter. Do not get a taxi from anyone inside the terminal offering a taxi service as they are not licensed city operators.

Shuttle:
If you prefer we could organize an airport shuttle for 3500huf (11 Euro) that would pick you up at the airport and drop you off at our doorstep. For groups, there are cheaper transfers available whose price depend on the size.

From: Nyugati Train station
From here walk left out of the station in the direction of Oktogon. Walk along Teréz körút and take the fifth right down Aradi utca, then turn right at the end of the road and then the first left is Ó utca, we are on the left-hand side number 37. Look out for our bar's 1066 sign! We are right above them.

From: Keleti (International) Train station
Get the number 5, 7 or 173 bus to Blaha Lújza tér (2 stops) or you can walk down Rákóczi út for 10-15 minutes. Then get on the yellow tram 4 or 6 towards Széll Kálmán tér and get off at Oktogon (3 stops). Walk along Teréz Körút (road the tram is traveling) away from the intersection (direction tram was going) and take your first left down Aradi utca, then turn right at the end of the street and then the first left down Ó utca, we are on the left-hand side number 37. Look out for our bar's 1066 sign! We are right above them. Please buy metro tickets at the station (350 HUF each) as the fine for not using them is 16,000 HUF (50 Euro) and there are frequent inspectors on site.

From: Déli Train Station
Take the red Metro line from Déli pályaudvar towards Örs vezér tere then get off at Deák tér metro station, from there you change to the yellow line in the direction of Mexikói út for 3 stops, which will be Oktogon. Walk along Teréz körút (Burger King side) away from the intersection and take your first left down Aradi utca, then turn right at the end of the street and then the first left down Ó utca, we are on the left-hand side number 37. Look out for our bar's 1066 sign! We are right above them. Please buy tickets prior to use (350 HUF each) as the fine for not using them is 16,000 HUF (50 Euro) and there are frequent inspectors on site.


From: Népliget Bus Station
Take the blue Metro line from Népliget towards Újpest-Központ then get off at Corvin Negyed (Ferenc Körút) metro station, from there you catch 4/6 tram in the direction of Széll Kálmán tér for 6 stops which will be Oktogon. Walk along Teréz körút (the road the tram is on) away from the intersection (direction tram was traveling) and take your first left down Aradi utca, then turn right at the end of the street and then the first left down Ó utca, we are on the left-hand side number 37. Look out for our bar's 1066 sign! We are right above them. Please buy tickets prior to use (350 HUF each) as the fine for not using them is 16,000 HUF (50Euro) and there are frequent inspectors on site..

Located near

Meander Hostel is centrally located in the downtown area of Budapest, within sight of St. Stephens Basilica, and a block from Budapest's theatre district, with its cafes, bars, restaurants and street food. Our location makes it possible to walk to all the major sites in Budapest (and the best bars!). The local area is the heart of the city's tea house and coffee shop culture and after dark, the center of Budapest's nightlife districts.

Conditions & Policy

Age Restriction

Meander Hostel Policies & Conditions: Check in from 14:00. Check out before 11:00. Cancellation policy: 24 h before arrival. Payment upon arrival by cash. Taxes included. Breakfast not included. General: No curfew. We have a 24-hour reception and check in but only if we know your arrival time so that we are ready for you, so please check your arrival time carefully as we can only ensure your bed for 3 hours after this time. If you are arriving between 00:00 and 08:00 it's very important you let us know so we can have a staff member ready for you. Without any prior contact the reception will be closed between 00:00 and 08:00. You will be required to pay your balance in cash upon arrival. When you come into the city, please do not change up any money from the airport, or train stations as they have rip off rates. Wait until you get here and we will point you towards the cheapest exchange places. We only accept cash but you can pay in Euros if required. As we are a social youth hostel we have a guideline age limit of 18 - 40 years old. We reserve the right to refuse bookings anyone outside of the criterion. Please contact us with any inquiries before cancelling so we can discuss accommodation alternatives. Please note that Budapest has incredibly strict drug laws and we will be enforcing these heavily. Anyone found under the influence of drugs, in possession of drugs or enquiring about drugs during their stay with us will be evicted immediately without refund. Full payment is due one week in advance to the arrival date for all groups of 7 guests to 19 guests, & due one month in advance for all groups over 20 guests. This can be paid via PayPal or TransferWise. Unfortunately, due to past experiences, a group must now book the whole room.