Stay in the heart of Budapest Excellent location – show map

This hostel in the center of Budapest is just 1,000 feet from the Opera House and a quarter mile from Budapest Castle and the Hungarian Parliament. It offers free Wi-Fi and city maps.

Some rooms at the Gaia Hostel feature a TV. Bathrooms and toilets are shared. A free luggage storage room is provided.

The Astoria subway station (line M2) is only 150 feet away. The Gellert Baths are a 15 minute walk from Hostel Gaia.

This is our guests' favorite part of Budapest, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Gaia Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 24, 2011

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Budapest, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8!


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
3 twin beds
or
1 twin bed
and
1 full bed
1 queen bed
or
1 twin bed
and
1 full bed
2 twin beds
or
1 twin bed
and
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
and
1 queen bed
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Yes.
    Answered on September 10, 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Yes.
    Answered on September 10, 2019
  • are there locks on the private room's doors?
    All guest rooms have locks on the doors.
    Answered on August 31, 2022
  • Hi, is there a parking spot provided?
    We do not have a garage. Parking in downtown Budapest is not free on weekdays, but there are garages around, where they have daily and weekly tickets, too.
    Answered on October 13, 2022
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    No.
    Answered on September 10, 2019
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Amenities of Gaia Hostel
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
  • Coffee machine
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Cycling
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and charges may apply.
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Child safety socket covers
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
General
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Gaia Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

9:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 16 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Gaia Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please inform Gaia Hostel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Gaia Hostel

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Gaia Hostel by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 20min
    • Taxi 25min
    • Bus 40min
    • Airport shuttle (public) 45min

  • Check-in at Gaia Hostel is from 9:00 AM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Gaia Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
    • Bicycle rental

  • Gaia Hostel is 1,500 feet from the center of Budapest.

  • The prices at Gaia Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.