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Golden Stars Apartments in the Heart of Budapest! Private Balcony, A/C, Shuttle

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 699 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

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This is a Deluxe, spacious 5* star apartment available for short or long term rent in the heart of Budapest. Get the feel for old, aristocratic Budapest by enjoying your stay in this deluxe old-style, spacious apartment. Centrally located at the pedestrianised Vaci utca (Street) in the 5th district, with bars, restaurants and souvenir shops lining the street.

The location is one of the best in the city, you can be by the River Danube in just one minute and see the wonderful panoramic views on offer. Close by and in easy walking distance is the famous Old Market Hall, Hungarian National Museum and the Gellert Baths. Trams, buses and the metro are all a few minutes walk from the apartment and offers easy access to the rest of the city.

The apartment has been elegantly decorated and furnished throughout, which compliments the style of this luxury accommodation. When entering the apartment you step into a large hallway. Opening off this room is a fully fitted kitchen with a dining area and the luxurious bathroom with a corner jacuzzi bath, custom shower. At the end of the hallway is the main room with a balcony, which has been divided into two sections, one side is the sleeping area with a king size bed, and the other side is a large living area with two sofa beds.

The real bonus is a private balcony with seats over the Historical City Center. Your morning coffee or glass of Hungarian wine in evenings mixed with the unique atmosphere of Old Budapest definitely will be one of the highlights of your trip to our beautiful City.

This luxurious suite located on the 3rd floor in a more than century-old historical building. Very quiet: upper floor + soundproof windows + thick shutters!

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FACILITIES

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> Free, high speed wifi (30mbit/s)

> 38" LED TV in the living room

> Air conditioning

> Free tea

> Linen (sheets, pillows, blankets) and 2 types of towels per person

> Washing machine (free detergent)

> Iron and ironing board

> Hair Dryer

> Baby cot available on request

> Bathroom with a spacious custom shower and WC

> Fully equipped kitchen

> Microwave oven

> Fridge

> Some basic ingredients and tools for cooking and tea/filter coffee making and for washing dishes

> Extra services that let you experience the culture and the city from much closer than an average tourist

+ we are happy to help in any matter that may arise during your stay.

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BEDS

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There is a high, American style King Size bed with comfy, thick, string-mattress and comfortable, warm blankets and soft linen.

Living room area has a double convertible sofa bed.

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KITCHEN

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The kitchen is fully equipped and provides all cooking appliances with the ultra-modern sensors electric stove. There is a fridge, microwave oven, coffeemaker, water kettle, toaster and selection of teas, and dining area.

Also we've prepared some basic ingredients for you such as; salt, pepper, sugar, cooking oil, vinegar and so.

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BATHROOM

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One bathroom with spacious custom shower and toilet. Equipped with a washing machine.

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THE BUILDING

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The house in which the apartment is established is worth of attention: it is a historical monument and it belongs to the Hungary's national heritage. This beautiful apartment house was built in 1893.

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During your stay definitely, you will like it:

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★ FREE and UNLIMITED outgoing calls to North America mobile/landline, and UK, Australia landline phones!

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★ Ultrafast Internet access (WiFi or Wire).

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★ Powerful A/C in hot days and nights.

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★ Meeting you at the terminal and FREE personal shuttle service to the apartment (available from bookings of 7+ nights).

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Nobody will disturb you during your stay here, but you can always call us and we will help you to the best of our abilities.

We will give you free city maps, show the way to the sights and recommend sightseeing tours and good restaurants to go to.

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Our flat is located in the very centre, at the VACI UTCA, called the Historical City Centre on the most valuable pedestrian zone, just a stone's throw away from the River Danube (100meters).

The area is famous of it's astonishing, historical buildings, the lovely dining places and hip cafés.

The great thing about the location is that it can't really be more central, so you reach basically everything in a short walk. Yet it's in a small, silent street (limited car traffic) and since the apartment is facing the street, there is absolutely no noise disturbance (thanks to upper floor + soundproof windows + shutters).

If you go for the sights, you'll get to most of them in 2-10 minutes walking range.

If you go for the parties, we are just at the border of the famous party district, the Jewish district with its very vibrant and busy nightlife, great bars and amazing food places (10 min walk).

The location basically is one of the BEST in the city, you can be by the River Danube in just 1-2 minutes and see the wonderful panoramic views on offer.

Many of the main tourist sights and must sees are within a short walking distance such as:

# Christmas Market at Vorosmarty Square - 7 min

# Europe's largest synagogue - 5 min

# Great Market Hall at Fovam Square - 5 min

# St. Stephen's Basilica - 10 min

# VACI UTCA (main shopping street) - on the spot!

# Chain Bridge - 10 min

# Gellért spa - 10 min

# Andrassy Avenue - 10 min

# Kazinczy street, the most famous food and ruin bar street of Budapest - 10 min

# GOZSDU COURT, the most famous party and bar passage in Budapest - 10 min

# Castle Hill - 15 min

much more.

More Details

Owner
Tom Sipas
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, russian, hungarian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Tom Sipas

The owners of Golden Stars Apartments are: Tom (painter and ceramic artist) and Sother (fashion designer and interior decorator). We are both artists living and working in Budapest, where we take an active part in the city’s artistic and cultural life, and participate in various international exhibitions as well. Our apartments give you a taste of aristocratic Budapest and its highly developed cultural life. As professional artists (designers) we have strived to create an exclusive, aesthetically pleasing environment. We have both designed suites for various major hotels (such as Kempinski, Hilton), and sought to outfit our apartments to equally high, luxurious standards.

Tom Sipas purchased this apartment in 2005

What makes this apartment unique

We treat our guests like family: we are flexible and are happy to help with any special requests at NO extra cost! We want you to remember your stay in Budapest as one of your very best ever. Our rates are flexible. Our apartment business is truly our passion, and not merely a business venture! What we love about our work is that it gives us the opportunity to meet people from around the world and to share our beautiful city with them. We are always happy to respond to all your questions and requests, and we do NOT use auto replies nor automatic price calculators. We offer you personalized service, and will do everything we can to find the accommodation solution that’s right for you. Experience the REAL Budapest – we can direct you to the best, non-tourist-trap restaurants, pubs and places to visit; things you will not find in any guidebooks. Finaly our apartments are much much more than merely accommodation – we guarantee the highest level of comfort and service. We take pride in our work and make every effort to ensure that our guests have the best stay possible!

Amenities

Inner City Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 699 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 2 queen
    Living Area - 1 king , 2 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes:
Free international calling, unlimited, to USA/Canada and landlines in UK, Ireland, France, Italy, Spain. Free unlimited use of dial direct incoming US telephone number (calls ring in apartment but bill caller as a call to the USA).

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(87 traveler reviews)

Golden Stars Apartments in the Heart of Budapest! Private Balcony, A/C, Shuttle
average rating of 4.9770117 based on 87 reviews
5

Best place ever!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Golden Stars Royal apartment at November 2008. Having Tomas as our host was wonderful! He was very helpful, provided maps, suggested best local restaurants, pubs etc. At our departure day he arranged us a shuttle back to the airport.

The apartment itself was great, equipped with WIFI and phone. Very clean, very cozy with comfortable bed. The apartment was incredibly peaceful at night. There is a private balcony facing to the small semi-pedestrian street. The building is beautiful with full of history. The entrance gate is georgious! 5-6 years with my family using apartments, but this one was the BEST!

The location just perfect. Being that close to the metro enabled us to quickly stop by 'home' and drop our stuff, take a rest and go on with our sightseeing. Very convenient. There is a mini market right next to the apartment, they sell fresh eggs, cheese, all the freshest dairy you can think of. There is also a bakery shop and vine shop and quite a few number of great cafes and restaurants within a 1 minute walk.

All in all we had great time and definitely will come back! SW.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2009
  • Stayed: Nov 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Absolutely wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Our apartment was perfectly located and very comfortable. The apartment was exactly as described. Thom could not have been more accommodating. We spent 4 days in Budapest and we can't wait go return.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Home away from Home in the Heart of Budapest

  • 5 of 5

My wife & I spent a most enjoyable time in Tom's well furnished, decorated and very well situated apartment just minutes away from the most central highlights of Budapest. In a charming, quiet location just off of the main promenade yet mere minutes to the metro, we were able to either walk or take the very convenient public transit everywhere that we wished to tour. Tom was a most gracious host who went out of his way to help us and see to our comfort. We could not be more happy to recommend his accommodations the next time that you are searching for that special downtown location in Budapest.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Manhattan beach cal
5

Loved the apartment

  • 5 of 5

I truly enjoyed our experience at Tom's apartment. One of the most important things for us was that it is so wonderfully located to everything that you would want to do. The apartment is safe, clean, comfortable,. I am a reader and so I often do not have good reading lights in the bed. The lighting is perfect for reading in bed. It has everything that you could possibly need for a stay in Budapest. Tom also made recommendations as to where to eat that were totally fantastic. He also provided us with a map with all the places that we might want to see and there were guide books in the room as well. The room is attractively decorated and everything is new and in good order. He greeted us with a bottle of wine which was a nice touch. He also arranged for all of our pick ups from the train station and to the airport. All of the drivers came on time and it really made the transition easy. Lastly the apartment feels totally safe and is in a neighborhood where you could feel comfortable walking around at night. You cannot lose by staying at this apartment .

  • Submitted: May 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for six nights, wish it had been longer. Tomas was amazing! Arranged pick-up at the airport, even carried my bag up the 90 steps to the apartment. He showed us around and gave us a bottle of very good Hungarian wine, which we later drank on the little balcony to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary.

The design, decor, and attention to detail took our breath away. Having a place like this after our long journey was a treat. Pure luxury! The location couldn't have been better. Being able to call our family in the states was a nice feature. Tomas sent us a link to a map showing restaurants he recommended and locations of various sights. This was very helpful.

Tomas came by the day we left, carried my suitcase downstairs, and walked us to the metro to make sure we got on the right one to the train station. So thoughtful and kind!

We look forward to returning for a longer stay next time.

Thank you for everything Tomas...

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tamarac FL
5

Great stay in Budapest

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was clean and well kept. Tomas was a terific host. Great location short walk to Parliament. lots of restaurants nearby. Tram stop downstairs goes to metro at parliament. After sightseeing in 90 degree weather. Air conditioner in bedroom was much appeciated.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Ferihegy 1st Terminal
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Keleti Railway Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
M1

Get the feel for old, aristocratic Budapest by enjoying your stay in these deluxe old-style, spacious apartments. Centrally located at the Parliament Building, River Danube and famous Vaci utca (Street), in the 5th district, with bars, restaurants and souvenir shops lining the street. You can be by the River Danube in just 1 minute and see the wonderful panoramic views. Close by and easy walking distance is the historical Old Market Hall, Raday Boheme, Andrassy Avenue, Margaret Ireland, the Gellert and Turkish Rudas SPA's etc.

All major attractions within walking distance! Golden Stars is suitable for the people who would like to have a wonderful stay in Budapest and visit the most famous places without traveling a lot. Trams, buses and the metro are all a few minutes walk from the apartments and offers easy access to the rest of the City. Within a few minutes you can be at Lanchid (Chain bridge), Funicular Railway, Heroes Square or Parliament.

Other Activities: Boating

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Rates & Availability

Inner City Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Sunshine Season
Apr 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$69
$459
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Rainy & Snowy Season
Nov 1 2017 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$59
$392
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$59
$392
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

City Tax (4%) and VAT (18%) included in the price!
Please note, that Easter Holiday Week, Formula-1 Week, Christmas- and NY Period apply different rates!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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