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What We Love

  • A romantic Budapest hotel alongside the Danube, with breakfast and spa access includedMaking the most of the hotel's soothing spa facilities
  • Dining on delicious Magyar cuisine in Ambrosia Restaurant
  • The location, a stone's throw from the Danube and beautiful Margaret Island

What To Know

  • Parking is available; fees may apply
  • Located in a quiet neighborhood away from the city bustle
  • With plenty of meeting space, the hotel is popular with business travelers


  •  Bar
  •  Free WiFi
  •  Gym
  •  Handicap Accessible
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Pet-friendly
  •  Pool
  •  Restaurant
  •  Spa
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A perfectly located riverside hotel across from lush Margaret Island, with a renowned natural spa


With a stay at The Aquincum Hotel Budapest in Budapest (Obuda), you’ll be minutes from Óbuda Synagogue and Vasarely Museum. This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Japanese Garden and Hungarian Parliament Building.


Make yourself at home in one of the 310 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Spa, Wellness & Premium Amenities

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You’re sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 4 indoor swimming pools, a sauna, and a fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and a hair salon.

Food & Drink

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel’s restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café, and 24-hour room service is provided. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar.

Business & Travel Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and limo/town car service. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge during limited hours, and RV/bus/truck parking is available onsite.

How to Get There

The Aquincum Hotel Budapest
Árpád fejedelem útja 94
Budapest, 1036 Hungary


4.0 Very Good 1754 Reviews
Worse 5 stars hotel I ever slept in
Reviewed 2 days ago

Old bets, old bathroom, everything needs to be renovated.

Very expensive restaurant with average quality food. I had burger for like 13-14€, it was worth 5€ max, not anymore.

I travel a lot, there are better 3 stars hotels and i wasn't in worse 4 stars hotel than this "5-star" hotel.

Can't recommend at all.

More for less !
Reviewed 1 week ago

To get the best value for money book an executive room as this gives you access to the executive lounge with free booze and food at certain times. Only use this Monday to Friday as the hotel caters for businessmen and therefore there is no evening food at weekends. Don’t waste money on having an executive suite as the extra space is not worth the cost. I have been in both so speak from experience. The train outside , albeit a short walk , goes to Santander and there you will be spoilt for choice of bars and restaurants .

Very pleasant hotel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a pleasant hotel in a quiet location, very good for short or long stays. Although not in the city centre it is fairly easy to get there by public transport or fair priced taxi.
My special praise goes to the very friendly and helpful front desk always at your side - Thanks Emma! - makes you feel like staying among old friends.
The lobby is spacious and hosts - including the "Integrated Café House" - well-placed seating areas ideal also for business meetings that must not necessarily be held in a meeting room, the seating groups so positioned that you can talk normally and stay discreet at the same time.
Buffet breakfast is classically “structured” but offers pretty much something for everyone. Myself being vegan, I have been able to serve myself and abundant varied plate without problems.

One minor issue: room light switch cabling: some lights cannot be turned on/off individually - it is a little tedious to find which light is coupled with which other light on which switch ....
Master light switch also turns off some (not all) sockets .... should not be ...

Racism to the Maximum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel with my partner who is white and I'm black. Our stay was fir 3 nights 4 days. I encountered racism to the max by some staff members working in this hotel. When I complained a manager disagreed and stated that they employ staff from different nationalities and cultures. Yes, all white people are employed there, with the exception of the token black man on the concierge desk. Staff at this hotel had no manners, they abrupt, rude, arrogant especially a male receptionist called Hamed Aqlipour, he was rudeness personified. I would not recommend this hotel especially if you are in a mixed race relationship.

STEAL MONEY from room
Reviewed 1 month ago

Married couple with the child of 7 years stayed in hotel the second time. Hotel it is far from the center of Budapest. Cleaning of the room is bad, the room is not cleaned. Normal breakfast. Lived in April, 2019 in a room 306. From number STOLE MONEY, from my purse and the husband's purse. In the total amount of 300 euros. Addressed on a reception. With us talked to the managing director and the head of security. As a result told that cannot help. Be attentive. You should not go to hotel with such personnel and the managing director. If the personnel bad that are an error of management. There is no desire the managing director to correct personnel.