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YUKA KUDO- 31 Jul. 2019
The room they offered was awesome! We could see beautiful scenery in our room and jacuzzi was really comfortable! The room has air conditioner so l‘m sure you can enjoy the room during hot summer. Also concierge was super flexible and kind so that we could check in early. Spa was also great and my daughter loved the outside pool! Thank you so much for the great experience:)

"Art-nouveau extravagance – the world’s most famous spa"

The Art Nouveau style Danubius Hotel Gellért first opened its doors in 1918, and has long been an iconic Budapest landmark that has even featured in Hollywood films. Its stately building, at the foot of the Gellért hill, also houses the world-famous Gellért Baths, which include an outdoor pool with the original wave-generating device installed in 1927.

Over the years, some famous names have stayed at the Gellért – including American presidents and European royalty – and the hotel retains the elegant atmosphere of a bygone age. Guests can enjoy superb cuisine at the Panoráma Restaurant or Gellért Brasserie, and take advantage of wellness treatments and medical programmes at the adjacent Gellért Baths. Furthermore, the hotel is the perfect base for exploring, located next to one of Budapest’s most beautiful bridges and a short walk from Pest’s Great Market Hall and shopping streets.

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The rooms at the Gellért - based upon the claims of our frequent guests - have a character you won’t find in modern hotels. Most have captivating views over the Danube or Gellért Hill, and guests from all parts of the world keep returning, as anxious to seek out the Hotel Gellért as they are to visit Budapest itself.

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up to 20%
Budapest SuperSaver - Free cancellation
144.00 EUR
room/3 nights

Book your stay in Budapest with us and save up to 20% in our spa hotel, offering high quality services and a spa with a genuine thermal water spring.

up to 25%
Budapest SuperSaver with early booking discounts
135.00 EUR
room/3 night(s)

Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, where you’ll be enchanted by the magical atmosphere of its setting on the banks of the River Danube and the abundant choice of things to see and do. Come and explore the delights of the Hungarian capital yourself, and book early to enjoy great discounts.

Best available daily rate - free cancellation
60.00 EUR
room/1 night

Budapest is known as the jewel of the Danube! Its wealth of cultural, historical and culinary events and attractions promise you the experience of a lifetime. Plan your short Budapest break, or perhaps a longer stay in Hungary’s capital, risk-free! Our daily rate offers flexible room booking options with free cancellation.

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Gellért Spa

Hotel Gellért is fortunate enough to share its building with one of the most venerated spas in Budapest. The Gellért Baths – with their stunning architecture, sun terraces and outdoor wave pool – provide a unique atmosphere. Guests face a dilemma: whether to reserve a room with a view of the Danube or the baths! Relax in the hands of skilled therapists and choose from a range of wellness treatments on offer at the Gellért Baths (operated by Budapest Gyógyfürdői és Hévizei Zrt).  


For two decades (from 1927) the great Károly Gundel was chef at the Hotel Gellért, and he played a major role in ensuring its reputation as one of the grandest hotels in the world! Today the kitchen stays true to its proud traditions, offering a selection of classic dishes, but fuses this with modern approaches to cooking. Enjoy fine dining at our á la carte Panoráma Restaurant and popular Gellért Brasserie, or relax with something lighter at our café and cocktail bar.


Hotel Gellért is one of just a handful of venues in Budapest that combine a yesteryear ambience with the modern facilities required for a successful event. The hotel has a range of halls suitable for hosting conferences, as well as indoor and outdoor spaces perfectly suited to romantic weddings.

Services & Amenities

Free WiFi is provided throughout Danubius Hotel Gellért, and there is a business centre too. Room service is available 24 hours, and there are laundry, dry cleaning, babysitting and transfer services. If you have a vehicle, there is a garage 150 metres from the hotel which guests may use at a discounted price.



Food, culture, history and entertainment – Budapest is the compact capital that has it all! Whether you’re visiting for a week or a weekend, you’ll find our city and spa hotels have all the top-quality services and facilities you need.


Based on 4989 reviews

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  • 5
    Margaret- 20 Apr. 2019
  • 5
    Maria- 17 Oct. 2018
    Good: We all loved the old world charm of this grand old lady. The rooms were very clean and had a fabulous view of the Danube from our balcony. No tea and coffee facilities were supplied, they were brought to our room on request. The breakfast was amazing with more than enough to choose. We had made to order omelette along with lots of other tasty bites. It was my brothers 60th birthday so breakfast staff supplied a little cake! 🍰10/10 All the staff were more than welcoming and accommodating. A visit to the Spa and thermal baths is a must. The only dissapiontment was the early departure breakfast bag it did not live up to anticipation!! 2/10 We had been spoiled the day before.☹️ Bad: Takeaway breakfast bag
  • 5
    Zoe- 19 Nov. 2018
    Good: Very easy to commute and amazing view from the hotel! Bad: N/A
  • 5
    Nuria- 28 May. 2019
    Good: I love this hotel, not only because of the position in front of the Danubio but also because of the Gellert Baths, everytime I go to Budapest if I can I'm staying in this hotel. This time fortunately it was almost the only hotel available in Budapest and the rate was very very cheap! I asked for a double room with a view to the Danubio and the room was perfect! Number 406.
  • 4.6
    Norbert- 27 Jul. 2019
  • 5
    Lesley- 07 Aug. 2019
    Good: Beautiful building in a great location. Staff were very helpful and the room was clean and well maintained.
  • 5
    Traveler- 28 Mar. 2019
    The Gellert is situated at the foot of a hill of the same name on the Buda side of the Duma. It is an imposing edifice, an example of a byegone era. Internally, she maybe getting a little "tatty round the edges", but this does not mean she fails to impress. The staff are excellent, the facilities are good and the food is wonderful
  • 5
    Eithne- 18 Mar. 2019
    Good: Brilliant choice and plenty of food available. Bad: No
  • 4.6
    Colleen- 04 Oct. 2018
    Good: The staff are great and I enjoyed visiting with the lady in the gift shop. She was very helpful. The public areas of the hotel are beautiful. The location is perfect. It is a huge facility with a spa and baths taking up a city block. There are beautiful stained glass windows in the grand staircase and other places. We only had drinks and snacks on the outdoor patio, we were treated very well - didn’t speak the language but got along fine. Bad: I was very disappointed in our room. It had a loft, with a twin bed and a davenport downstairs. Very hot when we were there. No A/C. But one fan downstairs. Big window did open up so that helped a great deal. The room areas, halls, etc., need a bit of TLC in my opinion but that might not be the thought of the manager.
  • 5
    YUKA KUDO- 31 Jul. 2019
    The room they offered was awesome! We could see beautiful scenery in our room and jacuzzi was really comfortable! The room has air conditioner so l‘m sure you can enjoy the room during hot summer. Also concierge was super flexible and kind so that we could check in early. Spa was also great and my daughter loved the outside pool! Thank you so much for the great experience:)

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Danubius Hotel Gellért

Phone: +36-1-889-5500
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Fax: +36 1 889 5505

Address: 2 Szent Gellért tér, 1114 Budapest, Hungary View map View map

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