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Green Elephant

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Rákóczi út. 6. ground floor 7
Budapest, Hungary
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The Green Elephant is a small and friendly hostel in the heart of Budapest. You can easily find us, we reside by the Astoria station of metro line 2 (red line), just one minute from the Great Synagogue. Our hostel is located in the historical Jewish District which has also become the newest hot spot area of the city during the past few years. Around us there are ruin pubs, coffee houses, traditional Jewish and Hungarian restaurants -also international of course-, confectioneries on every corner. It is only a few minutes' walk to reach the National Museum, the Saint Stephen's Basilica, the Vaci Street or the Dunakorzo. It takes only a few stops by tram, bus or subway to get to the Grand Market Hall, the Castle District in Buda, Gellert Hill and Bath, Heroes' Square and the Parliament. You also can manage your various businesses in our vicinity; there are pharmacies, book and antiquity shops, post offices and groceries. You can check in and out at any time. What we offer for free is wi-fi, coffee and tea, bed sheets, use of the kitchen, iron and hot water day and night. There aren't any other hidden charges! On special request we can also serve continental breakfast to you. We also provide you with information about the city such as how to get to certain places or what kind of ticket is needed for certain means of transport. We can show you the nightlife, the realm of concerts and ruin pubs. We can help you with guided city tours to get to see the real Budapest like no other tourists! We take you on cave trips, hang gliding, river trips and we also have bikes for rent. We hope you choose our little place to spend your holiday here, we welcome everyone with open arms and promise to make your stay an enjoyable adventure!