Continental Hotel Budapest - 4 HOTEL INFO stars

This is what awaits you:

  • Use of an Internet terminal at the hotel
  • Free use of the sauna
  • WLAN in room

Hotel description Continental Hotel Budapest

Continental Hotel Zara is located in Budapest and has a unique charisma that combines elements of Art Nouveau with modern interior design. The impressive four-star hotel has 272 rooms, including 13 apartments. 5 well-equipped conference rooms with excellent technology make the hotel a popular destination for business travellers.


Close to the centre with good transport links

The hotel is easy to reach from the various motorways. Ferihegy Airport is about 40 minutes to the south of the hotel. You also have easy access to the metro, tram and bus network.


Hotel rooms of the highest quality

The hotel has six different types of rooms, all with individually controlled air conditioning, LCD TV with satellite and pay-TV channels and a high-speed Internet connection. A telephone, mini bar and a safe large enough to hold a laptop come as standard. You will also find a luggage rack, kettle, tea and coffee making facilities, a bath robe and slippers, hygiene and beauty kit, hair dryer, shaving mirror, reading lamp and magazines in every room. The reception desk is available around the clock - as well as the concierge and room service. Individual city tours, a laundry service and car rental are part of the concierge service. Our spa is ideal for some peace and relaxation. Treat yourself to a soothing massage after a visit to our fitness room. The Araz restaurant and a café are available for fine food and drinks.


Exclusive business services

In order to your business stay as pleasant and productive as possible, the hotel offers WiFi Internet access as well as printing, photocopying, fax and messenger services. You can also make calls within Hungary at discounted rates at Continental Hotel Zara. The secretarial service provides you with excellent support for your meetings. In addition, the early check-in and late check-out provide greater flexibility. Discounted parking is available at the hotel parking garage. Make the most of the comprehensive business centre to prepare for your conferences. The same applies in the five well-equipped conference rooms. Varying room sizes promise an appropriate location for your meeting.

Our unique rooms feature LCD TVs, safety deposit boxes (for laptops) and free WiFi! • One child from 0 to 2 years stays free of charge in a child's cot/crib. • One child from 0 to 6 years stays free of charge in an extra bed but this option is only available from our Executive rooms or Suites upon availability. • One older child or adult is charged EUR 35 per night in an extra bed but this option is only available from our Executive rooms or Suites upon availability. • The maximum number of children's cots/cribs in a room is 1. • The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1. Reception hours: Every day: from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Hotel data

Hotel built in 2010, Number of floors 6, Total number of rooms 272, Number of single rooms 0, Number of double rooms 272, of which have 2 separate beds 59, of which have a double bed 213, of which are suitable as three-bed rooms 35, Rooms with connecting door 2, Number of suites (separate rooms) 9, Number of rooms with air conditioning 272, Hotel open all year round, Reception manned 24 hours a day, Earliest check-in 14:00, Latest check-out 12:00, Multilingual staff on hand 24 hours a day, English-speaking staff available during the day, English-speaking staff available at night, Hotel, City hotel, Business hotel, Art/design hotel, Boutique hotel, Trade fair/conference hotel, Spa hotel, No-smoking room 188, Family rooms available 1, Extra-long (over 2m) beds in 9 rooms

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Dohány Utca 42-44, 1074 Budapest, Hungary


  • Station (Budapest - Keleti Railway Station) 1.43 km
  • City centre (Budapest) 1.97 km
  • Airport (Budapest Listz Ferenc international Airport (BUD)) 15.67 km
  • Highway (M1/M7) 15.0 km

Hotel Location

The Continental Hotel Zara is located in the historic Erzsébetváros Quarter of Budapest, surrounded by shops, restaurants and cafés. Due to the wonderful connection to the public transport, all destinations like Gellért Hill, the Chain Bridge and the Great Synagogue are quickly reachable. In less than 30 minutes by car, the airport can be reached from the Continental Hotel Zara.

Service times

Reception open:

0:00 AM to 24:00 PM

Reception manned at weekends:

0:00 AM to 24:00 PM

Earliest check-in:

2:00 PM

Latest check-out:

12:00 PM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Diners Club
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Elevator
  • Public Internet terminal Hourly rate 0 EUR
  • Hotel-owned car park Fee per 24 hours 18 EUR
  • Car park is directly by hotel
  • Secure parking
  • Security patrolled car park
  • Garage in the hotel Fee per 24 hours 18 EUR
  • Coach parking space at hotel
  • Executive/business floor
  • Restaurant(s) 1 open from 12:00.00 until 23:00.00
  • Hotel bar
  • Café/bistro
  • Open-air restaurant/beer garden, etc.
  • Garden/park
  • Garden terrace
  • Roof garden
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Whirlpool
  • Fitness room
  • Fire alarm
  • Smoke detectors
  • Sprinkler system
  • Automatic emergency wake-up alarm
  • Video surveillance of entrances
  • Video surveillance of hotel lobby
  • Video surveillance of hallways
  • Security guards
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby Hourly rate 0 EUR
  • Mobile phone reception
  • Fitness centre
  • Breakfast from 07:00 o'clock to 10:30 o'clock
  • Breakfast for early risers
  • Vegetarian food available
  • Diabetic food available

Room facilities

  • WLAN with Internet access in rooms Hourly rate 0 EUR
  • Easy access for wheelchairs
  • Wheelchair-friendly rooms in accordance with DIN 18024, 18025 Number 2
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Pay-TV
  • TV remote control
  • Internet TV
  • Desk
  • Seating area
  • Telephone by the bed
  • Telephone on the desk
  • Room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Coffee machine/tea-maker in 62 rooms
  • Centrally controlled air conditioning
  • Temperature controls
  • Soundproof windows
  • Windows for opening
  • Full-length mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Heated towel rack in bathroom
  • Emergency information
  • Plan of emergency exits
  • DSL/broadband Internet access in 272 rooms
  • TV with international news channel

In-house services

  • Pets permitted Fee per day 20 EUR
  • Hotel safe
  • Safety deposit boxes at reception
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Classic concierge service
  • Express check-out
  • Porter service
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Business center
  • Secretarial services
  • Car rental
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Laundry service
  • Shoe-polishing machine
  • Use of an Internet terminal at the hotel
  • Free use of the sauna
  • WLAN in room
  • Towels changed every 1 day(s)
  • Beddings changed every 2 day(s)

Hotel location

Dohány Utca 42-44, 1074 Budapest -

Evaluations of Continental Hotel Budapest

Overall 790 ratings, including comments: 121 ratings
8.5 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
97% of all hotel guests would recommend this hotel to their friends
Corporate customers
10 / 10
July 2017

Perfekt, besser geht es schon fast gar nicht

Corporate customers
9.9 / 10
July 2017

Next day weather forecast card in room. Welcome back gifts. Breakfast bag that you can request to take with you when you have leave the hotel before breakfast time.

Corporate customers
5.6 / 10
July 2017


gym opening hours from 9.a.m to 9 p.m room very small

Corporate customers
9.9 / 10
July 2017

Very friendly personal and good location

Corporate customers
9.7 / 10
June 2017

Breakfast buffet & amenities in Restaurant

Corporate customers
9.0 / 10
June 2017

Historic but excellently modernized building, well situated.

A pity that fitness room and pool do only open at 9 a.m.

Corporate customers
9.0 / 10
June 2017

Hotel staff is really supportive Location is also convinient and easy to reach most of all transportation

Corporate customers
8.9 / 10
May 2017

Decorative condition

Parking area just outside hotel

Corporate customers
10 / 10
April 2017

Very good service. Clean room.

Corporate customers
8.8 / 10
June 2016

Very good location, it's in the city centre.

The single room is a little bit too small

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