Hungary’s capital city, Budapest, is known for the Danube River, which crosses the city, and its many bridges, architectural gems, and historic landmarks. What few know, though, is that the city is also home to some of the most modern, luxurious hotels. Check out our list of the best hotels with a spa in Budapest, Hungary:
The Corinthia Hotel is particularly preferred by couples, as it offers a great pool area for relaxation, a delicious American breakfast, and very good coffee. The best part of the hotel, however, is the new Royal Spa, which features saunas, relaxation areas, hot tubs, mud baths, and more. Rooms come with satellite television, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, and soundproofing.
The five-star Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace was originally built in 1906 but was completely renovated in 2004, offering guests luxurious, fully-appointed rooms. Each room features Wi-Fi, satellite television, and an iPod docking station. The hotel also has a spa and wellness center, a pet-friendly policy, and airport shuttle services.
At the Aria Budapest, days end on the rooftop, where guests can relax, sip cocktails, and enjoy a panoramic view of the city. The hotel also features a spa and wellness center with a pool and saunas. Rooms have Wi-Fi, air conditioning, a Nespresso machine with complimentary capsules, and an iPad docking station. High-quality towels, cozy bathrobes and slippers, and complimentary toiletries are also provided.
This elegant five-star hotel is only minutes from the Chain Bridge and features several restaurants, an indoor pool, and a spa and wellness center. Rooms come with cable television, free Wi-Fi, lovely park or city views, and room service. The hotel is pet and family friendly.
If you end up waking late, consider going out for brunch. There's a beautiful breakfast restaurant called Á la Maison, about 4 minutes away on foot from Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest. This place is a haven if you partied all night and now you're looking for some comfort food to get rid of the hangover. Choose from the variety of breakfast options offered here, including but not limited to Hungarian French Toast, Strawberry Waffles, and specialty Breakfast Plates. The last time I went here, I had ordered their New York Breakfast Plate, which was pretty decent. You could consider trying out their sourdough bread, eggs benedict, and blueberry pancake on the menu.
The rooms at Casati Budapest Hotel come in four different themes: natural, classic, cool, and heaven. As soon as they arrive at the hotel, guests are welcomed with a complimentary drink and the option to choose which room style they prefer. The hotel is housed in an 18th-century building, minutes from the pedestrian city center, the business district, and some of Budapest’s landmarks.
This five-star hotel is located in an elegant, historic building, dating back to the 19th century. The inside, however, is a mix of luxury and modernism, with Murano chandeliers and a well-appointed spa. The hotel also features a sauna, steam bath, pool, and airport shuttle services. Pets are welcome at the hotel.
Situated on the shores of the Danube River, this hotel features a spa and wellness center, fitness facilities, and a conference venue. Other available services include bicycle rental, laundry and dry cleaning, fax and photocopying, and shuttle service. Each of the hotel rooms has spectacular views of the Danube, Margaret Island, or the Buda hills.
The Aquincum Hotel is the perfect choice for the modern traveler, as it offers air-conditioned rooms with Wi-Fi, a smartphone with unlimited international calls, cozy bathrobes, and room service. The hotel also features a spa with a hot tub, massage services, a sauna, solarium, a terrace, and an indoor pool.
The Iberostar Grand Hotel Budapest is located right in the heart of the city and features luxurious rooms, a spa, and an excellent restaurant. All rooms here come with modern features, including a flat-screen television, an iPod docking station, Wi-Fi, and a work desk. Each room has a spacious ensuite bathroom with a bathtub or a shower, a hairdryer, high-quality towels, and complimentary toiletries. Upon arrival, guests are welcomed with a complimentary drink. During their stay, they can opt for room service, or enjoy a cocktail at the hotel bar.
The Danubius Hotel Gellért opened its gates for the first time in 1918. The hotel is decorated in the Art Nouveau-style and shares the building with the spectacular, world-renowned Gellért Spa. The hotel also features a restaurant, a terrace, and a coffee house. An airport shuttle, concierge, and laundry services are available.
Budapest: Hungary's must-visit city
A trip to Eastern Europe should definitely include a stop in Budapest. The city impresses with spectacular architecture traditional cuisine. Some of the must-see spots in Budapest include the Buda Castle, the Széchenyi Thermal Bath, which is the largest medical bath in Europe, and the Hungarian Parliament Building.
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