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Beautiful Classic Westend apartment near the Basilica

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 721 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 2 bathroom sleeps 5, beautiful apartment in heart of Budapest

Nador ut 19, sleeps 5 apartment

The apartment is on the 2nd floor with access by lift, and located in Nador Street, in the prestigious, central area of District 5 very close to the Chain Bridge and the Basilica. It has a quiet courtyard location. It has been completely renovated, and is furnished and equipped to an excellent standard. The rooms have beautiful oak floors and magnificent, high ceilings with period lights. Original pictures and limited edition prints decorate the walls.

There is a supermarket directly opposite the front of the house and cash points within one minute walk. There are several dozen restaurants close by, from inexpensive all the way to first class international cuisine, In fact you are only two minutes away from some of the best and most popular restaurants in Budapest including the popular Borkonyha (Wine Kitchen) with a Michelin star. All forms of public transport -metro, tram and bus are also in the immediate area.The Danube and the beautiful Chain Bridge are a 2 minute walk, and Vaci Street and the new Fashion Street by The Kempinski Hotel are only 10 mins away-the great location of the apartment lets you visit all the top attractions in Budapest on foot. Our English and French speaking taxi driver can meet you at the airport or train station and take you to the apartment, so that you have no worries when you arrive in Hungary. Please be sure to also read all the lovely comments emailed to me from past guests by clicking on About the Owner below.

More Details

Owner
Bridgett Gill
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, german, italian, hungarian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

About Bridgett Gill

Myself (Bridgett Gill) and my partner (Brendan Wheatley) are in our sixties and involved in the world of opera. We run Swansea City Opera, a mid scale opera company which tours all over the UK, and a registered charity. The history, culture and love of music of the Hungarian people were a great influencing factor in our decision to buy a classical apartment in Budapest. We were looking for an investment for our retirement and had planned to visit three countries before making our choice, but after seeing the beauty of Budapest and finding the Hungarian people so friendly and welcoming, we decided to look no further. We hope you love the city us much as we do!

Bridgett Gill purchased this apartment in 2007

Why Bridgett Gill chose Budapest

Why we chose this location: Because we live in a very old cottage in Wales and love historic houses, we were looking for a building and apartment that had history and original features. We think we have found the perfect apartment and have completely renovated and restored it with a lot of love and thought. The rooms have beautiful oak floors and magnificent, high ceilings with period lights. Original pictures and limited edition prints decorate the walls. If you love architecture and history this apartment is a perfect choice.

What makes this apartment unique

As well as being in a beautiful building, the apartment is close to all forms of public transport, and central to all the tourist attractions and the Opera House. There is a supermarket directly opposite the house and In addition, because we love good food and wine, we chose a location with good restaurants and cafes close by! By the way I can heartily recommend Hungarian wine, not a lot of it is sold abroad as they keep most of it for themselves!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Bridgett

A quick note to say thank you for letting us stay in your lovely apartment over the New Year. Everything was perfect with the apartment - very comfortable and great location. A beautiful city with so much to see and do. Attila was fantastic. Our flight out was delayed a couple of hours due to the fog so we were really pleased he and his colleague were there to pick us all up. Lovely to see the city still lit up with Christmas decorations and the fireworks over the Danube to bring in the New Year. Thanks again for all your help.

Tim
Dec 2016
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Amenities

Lipótváros Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 721 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • En-suite bathroom with sink, toilet, bidet, bath/shower and heated towel rail. Shower room with shower cabinet, toilet, sink and heated towel rail.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 1: en-suite - double bed with 'pillow-top' mattress. Bedroom 2: king size double bed with pocket sprung mattress and separate shower room. Goose down pillows in both.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Attractions:
  • churches
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • swimming
Notes:
The apartment is fully centrally heated but has no air-conditioning, there are two floor standing electric fans. In the interests of all wishing to use the apartment, this accommodation is strictly no smoking and we are unable to accept pets. The apartment is also not suitable for children under 10 years old. Strictly no hen or stag parties. There are no special adaptations in the apartment but we have had one lady with limited mobility, who often used a wheelchair, staying at the apartment with a friend. She said she managed well but could not have managed on her own. There are 10 shallow steps up to the lift, but the steps have a hand rail and once out of the lift, the corridor around the courtyard is wide. The doors in the apartment (apart from the one into the en-suite bathroom) are also wide enough for a wheel chair.

Reviews

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Beautiful Classic Westend apartment near the Basilica
average rating of 4.7714286 based on 99 reviews
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Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

I can't imagine a better location! Blocks from the river, the market, the parliament, etc., etc., etc.! Beside that, there is a grocery store across the street and two restaurants at the doorstep!! Our taxi driver was wonderful who willingly gave us a brief history of Budapest and the Hungarian language as he drove us across town, helped us with our bags, showed us how everything worked in the apt. and gave us a wonderful first impression of the city. The apt. was clean and was above our expectations. And, you get to look into the beautiful courtyard garden every day! You could not ask for more!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for writing, I'm so pleased you enjoyed beautiful Budapest, and that our apartment was above expectations! The ladies who look after the garden will be thrilled that you appreciated it, I will tell them next time I am there!
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Great location, flexible tenants and comfortable apartment. Definitely recommended!

  • 4 of 5

Great location, flexible tenants and comfortable apartment. Definitely recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great stay!!

  • 5 of 5

Great location. Very close to most attractions. We walked most places. Great restaurants close by as well. Owner very easy to correspond with and Atilla who Bridgett recommended for pick up from our arrival point was fantastic!! Would highly recommend his services. Beds very comfortable. Thank you for a great stay. Lovely city.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Budapest

  • 4 of 5

great location and space!

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It was everything that was promised

  • 4 of 5

The location of the apartment was great and it was extremely comfortable, if a little dark. Attila the driver collected us and delivered us to and from the airport and he was very helpful. We loved Budapest and its mix of fabulous architecture and crumbling areas. We would recommend the walking tours, the very informative guides enhanced our trip. It is so easy to find restaurants and coffee shops and service is exceptionally good. It is a very dramatic City and very easy to navigate (on the whole)..We had three days and loved it all..

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for writing and I''m very pleased you enjoyed your stay. Being on the ground floor, although there are windows up stairs and down, the apartment does not get a lot of natural light as the house is three stories high surrounding a courtyard, so added electric light is needed at most times of the day. We also have a larger apartment in the same street but on the second floor and although there are many windows in that one, it still needs electric light during the day. As Budapest has extreme seasonal temperatures, the houses were built to keep warm in the winter and keep out the sunlight in the summer when it is very hot.
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Early November in Budapest

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Nador 19 was terrific. There are two bedrooms and two bathrooms that were more than adequate for our stay of two people. The apartment was as advertise: clean and convenient and we were able to check in early. Arrangements were made wit Attilla, who we recommend highly, to meet us at the railway station and take us to the airport--even at 4 AM. The apartment is across the street from a supermarket and around the corner from a wide assortment of restaurants. It is la very short--5 minute walk to the Basilica, 10 minutes to Parliament and less than 10 minutes to the Charles Bridge. Extraordinarily convenient to the major attractions. Would definitely stay here again

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Parliament Building
Heroes' Square
Buda Castle
Fisherman's Bastion
Margaret Island
River Danube
St. Stephen's Basilica
Castle District
Opera House
Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
Great Synagogue
Terror Háza Múzeum
Hungarian National Gallery
Memento Park
New York Cafe
Central Market Hall
Museum of Applied Arts
Gerbeaud
Gellért Thermal Bath
Nearest Airport
12 Kilometres
Ferihegy
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Central Budapest
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
M1 and M7
Car: not necessary

The apartment is in the perfect location, near the Basilica in the prestigious District 5. All the top tourist attractions are within an easy 10 min walking distance, including the Opera House, Parliament, National Art Museum, Castle District and the funicular railway, the Famous Chain Bridge and the Vaci Utca shopping street. It is also close to a supermarket and a covered market where you can by excellent fresh produce. It is also, very importantly, only 2 mins walk from some very good bars and restaurants; the Hungarians have some really excellent wine and food! The nearest metro station is 5 mins walk away, and bus and tram stops are 2 mins away. The apartment is also close to the street which houses all the prime antique shops specialising in Biedermeier and Art Deco furniture. Budapest is regaining its former glory, there is street after street of fabulous architecture, many buildings are fully renovated and many still have their rather shabby-chique charm.

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Rates & Availability

Lipótváros Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High period
Apr 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$111
$780
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $13 per night, per additional guest
 
Low period
Nov 1 2017 - Mar 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
$85
$597
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$85
$597
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $13 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Prices are in UK pounds and for 2 people. Extra people will be charged at £10 pppn. Discounts are available for stays of 8 nights or more, please contact the owner. No hidden charges, gas, electricity, cleaning all included in the price. 20% non-refundable deposit required when booking the remainder to be paid 15 days before your arrival. Please book by email and include your telephone number. Arrival days are flexible.

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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