Budapest fantasy caricature with popular tourist spots. Train with Locomotive, moving if js present in front of Budapest background.

Location, Map, Directions

Address: 1087 BUDAPEST, BAROSS TER 2 - ring 14 under the AVON sign

Directions: Go to the main exit of the Keleti Train Station, look around the square and find the building which has a huge red sign on the roof: CANON (unfortunately it is not lighted). The building is on the opposite side of the bridge (which cuts the square) than the train station. Walk to that building along the left side of the square, and look for a pink AVON sign just next to the K&H Bank. Under the AVON sign there is a keypad, you have to type 14, hostel reception will answer.

Registration information:

Following the statutory regulations regarding the registration of accommodation, we inform all our current and future guests that the type of accommodation is "other accommodation" and the registration number: EG19021291

NTAK regisztráció adatok

Követve a törvény által előírt szabályzásokat a szálláshelyek regisztrációjának vonatkozásában, tudatjuk minden jelen és jövőbeli vendégünkkel, hogy a szálláshely típusa "egyéb szálláshely" és a regisztrációs száma: EG19021291

Rooms and apartments

Hostel rooms - near the train station
Double room
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Double bed, shared bathroom, suitable for 2 persons. Each room is designed in a different style by the suggestions of different Hungarian artists. Own TV in the room.

Single room
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Big bed, for 1 or 2 persons, shared bathroom. The room comes with extraordinary interior design, as the hostel being an Hungarian artistic project.

4 bedded room
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4 beds, 2 downstairs, 2 on the loft. Instead of being numbered, like at other Hostels in Budapest, here each of the rooms have their own names. Own TV in the room.

6 bedded room
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6 beds with private bathroom. This unit serves great accommodation and privacy for small groups of friends or even for families, too.

1 bed in 6 bedded room
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Shared room with other people, budget friendly. No doubts, our Hostel's Dormitory is one of the best designed Hostel's Dorms in Budapest.

Apartments - situated in key points of Budapest
near Margaret Island
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Situated in the heart of Budapest, right on the banks of the Danube, with a great view from a sunny terrace.

near Vaci utca
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Situated in the real heart of Budapest, in the middle of the downtown's area, called Vaci Utca.

Rates and prices

Prices are displayed per person.

Pers /room05.01- 31.0301.04- 30.0601.07- 31.0801.09- 27.12
3/4 bedded12131513
4/4 bedded10111311
6/6 bedded10111311
Pers /dorm10101410

*Dates are in the form: Day.Month

*During special events (e.g. Easter, F1 Grand Prix, Sziget Festival, New Year), conditions and rates may be different.

*Contact us for rates of the en-suite apartments.


  • Easy check in 0–24h, flexible checkout
  • Gate - 24 hour access with code/no curfew, no lockout
  • Private and shared rooms
  • Lockers in the shared rooms
  • Hot showers 24 hours
  • FREE WiFi everywhere and computer in the hall
  • FREE Hair-drier, Iron & Ironing Board
  • FREE Cable TV in the rooms
  • FREE Mini safe at reception
  • FREE use of self-catering kitchen
  • FREE bed linen - no sleeping-bag needed!
  • FREE towels
  • FREE Budapest maps and brochures
  • FREE Budapest information
  • Children welcome
  • Laundry service
  • Lift/elevator
  • Taxes included
  • ***Contact us if you need anything else!


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Youth Hostel & Cheap Accommodation & Budget Apartments

Magical Budapest, this city is one of the most beautiful cities in Eastern Europe! To see it is to believe it.There is much to explore in Budapest from the amazing variety of historic sites, the Budapest night life, the great pubs, clubs, the cheap hungarian restaurants to the local cave networks and of course the famous medicinal waters and thermal baths.

There are a variety of options when considering where to stay in Budapest. One alternative to the hotels, backpackers and hostels on offer is to rent an apartment. You are at the right site now, we offer you really cheap and comfortable accomodation and high services in our Hostel and Apartments. Stay in our downtown Hostel for couple of days or even a week and it will work out cheaper than most other forms of accommodation as Locomotive Light Hostel & Apartments in Budapest is an inexpensive place for backpackers and young travellers, and no doubts, our Hostel is one of the best designed Hostels in Budapest.

Will you come to Budapest by train?


Will you leave Budapest by train?


Don't waste your time and energy to carry your heavy luggage cross the town! Within couple of minutes you arrive, get rid of your load and the city is yours immediately. Our Youth Hostel is an ideal place for your crawls in Budapest.

The Hostel in itself is located in the very centre of Budapest, near of the international trainstation, called Keleti Pu, as far as 10 minutes to walk to the Danube, to Budapest bridges and the historical part of Budapest. The apartments are situated at the best parts of Budapest, very close to public transport, major attractions and shopping districts.

Locomotive Light Hostel & Apartments offer short term accommodation in the center of Budapest, not only cheap hostel rooms, mixed dormitory, single room, double rooms and four bedded room, but ensuit classic apartment, vacation apartments and delux apartments as well.

Some Attractions in the proximity:

  • Shopping centre ARENA BUDAPEST - nearby
  • Szimpla Kert, Dürer Kert, Retro Cafes - nearby
  • Second Hand Market - Novak Piac - nearby
  • Leisure facilities - nearby
  • Museums/art galleries - City park - close
  • City centre location - down town area
  • Restaurants, pubs, clubs, cafes - nearby
  • Historical sites nearby - close
  • Cultural centre - nearby
  • Night-life - just nearby
  • Main attractions - close and nearby

Things to consider:

  • Locomotive Light Hostel & Apartments is a cheap Hostel in Budapest, Hungary. Available cheap accommodation in Budapest, Hungary in the city center, at pedestrian areas like Vaci street, at Buda Castle, near the Danube and at Lake Balaton as well.
  • Cheap accommodation near Budapest Keleti Pu., the International train station of Budapest.
  • The Keleti Railway station is in the down town, very close to the hostel.
  • Cheap dormitory, single room and double rooms, four bedded room and apartments are available as your holiday home in Budapest.
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