Sleeps 6, Bedrooms:2 and Bathrooms:2
Size of apartment: 85 m2
Stunning Budapest apartment, situated in one of the most beautiful buildings on the famous Raday Utca. (Pest)
Description of Raday 40
This stunning apartment is situated in one of the most beautiful buildings on the famous Raday Utca. Built at the turn of the 20th century, it offers spacious accommodation for up to six people. It is the ideal base from which to explore Budapest having everything you need to make your stay comfortable.
The Raday Apartment is light and airy due to its corner aspect and offers good views of the Café district below. The semi-pedestrianised Raday Utca situated between the Danube and the Grand Boulevard (Nagykorut) is not simply a tourist destination, it is one of the most cosmopolitan streets of Budapest with a diverse and thriving community with all the usual facilities; supermarkets, butchers, bakers, banks, a gym, churches, five minutes walk from the Free Market Hall and the superb cafes, restaurants and bars that spill onto the pavement from Spring to Autumn.
It is a great place to stay while visiting Budapest, situated less than five minutes walk from the Duna (Danube) river and the Szabadsag Bridge which leads to the Gellert Spa, Gellert Hill and Statue - a fantastic vantage point of the city which can be accessed by bus if you don't feel up to the climb!
The National Museum, the Central Synagogue, Vaci Utca shopping district and Christmas market (in December) are all within easy walking distance.
The apartment was originaly renovated in the spring of 2005 and brought back to its former glory, retaining its original art deco features, offering a charming mix of old and new. In addition the apartment has also had a facelift in 2011 after proving a very popular holiday apartment it was time to renew again.
The third floor Raday apartment has a spacious entrance hall. There are two large bedrooms each with a king size bed. One of the bedrooms has an ensuite shower room and there is a further bathroom with shower over the bath.
The kitchen is fully equipped with gas hob and electric oven, large fridge freezer, electric kettle, electric toaster, pots and pans and cooking utensils.
The large living room has a dining table for six people and can accommodate a further two guests on a futon which is in addition to the sofa. There is cable TV and a radio/CD player. A washing machine, iron and ironing board are all provided. The apartment is fully serviced with fresh towels, laundry and linens.
There is good access to public transport (Tram, Bus and Metro). Walk a couple of minutes from Raday Utca to the Danube and you can take the number 2 Tram which takes you on the most picturesque Tram route in the city along the banks of the Danube, you will see the magnificent Castle district on the hill overlooking Pest and the stunning Parliament building. From the Grand Boulevard (Nagykorut - the Ferenc Korut or Jozsef Korut section - see map below) take the number 4 Tram up to the Octogon which connects with the world heritage site Andrassy Utca with the Opera House, Terror Museum, Hero Square and the Szechenyi baths, City Park, Fair and Circus at the top. The main West end shopping centre is a short walk or a couple of Tram stops further on from the Octogon. Liszt Ferenc Ter another great spot for alfresco cafés and restaurants is just around the corner from the Octogon. The Metro system can be accessed from Kalvin Ter at the top of Raday Utca a five minute walk away.
Car users can park in the parking bays on the street outside the apartment or for longer stays the bank next door offers an underground car park which is available to the general public. Simply drive in and pay at the desk in the foyer when you leave. Another indoor car park can be found on the side street opposite the apartment.
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Accessibility of Apartment
This apartment is on the 3rd Floor of the building, and the building does not have a lift (elevator).