Continental Budapest

Dohány Utca 42-44Budapest1074Hungary
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About Continental Budapest

Located at the heart of the city, Continental Zara features contemporary guestrooms, a business centre, central heating and a car park. The Art Nouveau styled building is 40 minutes from the airport and a short walk to trams and bus lines.

The rooms have a bathroom with a bathtub and shower, a mini-bar and air conditioning. All the beds have hypoallergenic bedding and pillowtop mattresses. Other amenities include tea/coffee facilities and a telephone.

Continental Zara is a pet friendly hotel. It also has a gym, 24-hour reception, childcare facilities, spa and a laundry service. It has an indoor as well as an outdoor swimming pool with deck chairs and towels provided.

The hotel has onsite a restaurant that serves Hungarian and French cuisine, snack bar and bar. Room service is also available.

You can experience the wonderful view of the city and the Danube from the Buda Castle which is just three kilometres away. This accommodation is also known as Continental Hotel Zara, Continental Hotel Zara Budapest, Continental Zara, and Continental Zara Budapest.


Dohány Utca 42-44, Budapest, 1074, Hungary
Telephone: +36(1)8151000 | Fax: +36(1)8151001 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Bell service
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness center / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Hypoallergenic bedding
  • Internet
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib
  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Friendly and very helpful housekeeping staff

The members of staff do a phenomenal job in taking care of the guests They go out of their way to make sure your room is well maintained at all times.

Extremely clean room and public areas

The hotel is impeccably clean From the lobby and the public areas to the rooms and bathrooms, a very high level of hygiene is always maintained.

The interior and exterior are breathtaking

The hotel has been recently renovated and is absolutely lovely Guests arriving are greeted by a glass-domed lobby that is well lit and very inviting.

Centrally located and very easy to get to

Locating the hotel for a first timer while checking in is very easy as the building stands out It is also close to major attractions such as the Hungarian State Opera which will take you about 20 minutes on foot and the Great Synagogue which is just a five minute stroll away.

Negative Reviews

Small rooms and tiny bathrooms

A number of guests have complained about the small size of the rooms and the bathrooms In some cases the room is so small that there is no desk.

Noisy air conditioners in the rooms

The air conditioners in some rooms can get a bit noisy This makes for a troubled night’s sleep – if you do manage to fall asleep at all.

Bills are higher than at reservation

Some guests have stated that the bill they were charged differed from the cost of their stay when they made the reservation and the amount they were told during checkout.

Reception staff and manager can be rude

Quite a number of guests have complained about the reception staff and hotel manager being a bit standoffish and rude especially when dealing with complaints.

Rating Overview

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8.9 out of 10 based on 19027 reviews