Budapest Highlights










Budapest Nightlife


Music clubs:

•    Orfeum Music Club
1073 Budapest, Erzsébet krt. 43-49. (VII. district)
This new venue is quickly becoming the focus for a vibrant cultural and artistic life.  Its soft-sprung armchairs, coffee and beverage specialities evoke a sense of coffeehouse life from days gone by, while the stage revives memories of glorious Budapest music club life from a golden age.

•    Mix Club
1062 Budapest, Teréz körút 55. (VI. district)
The world-class, multi-faced and stylish club is a bright star on Budapest’s nightlife. The visual and sound technologies represent the highest quality.

•    Trafiq
1051 Budapest, Hercegprímás utca 18. (V. district)
Trafiq is the first club in the 21st century Budapest that conjures up the carefree atmosphere that characterized the city’s nights a hundred years ago for the last time.

•    Urimuri
1061 Budapest, Andrássy út 8. (VI. district)
Housed by an elegantly tarnished apartment block characterized by an early 20th century atmosphere, Andrássy Avenue 8’s Urimuri provides a stylish scene for some summer night fun! The inner courtyard’s Mediterranean atmosphere is created by worn-down murals and creeping plants, while tasty tunes are ensured by Hungarian DJs.

•    Symbol

1036 Budapest, Bécsi út 56. (III. district)
Symbol is definitely the most elegant club on the Buda side. It not only houses various restaurants, but also pleases sport maniacs with a sports bar ideal for watching live games. Its first-rate interior provides an ideal setting for exclusive parties.

•   A38
1117 Budapest, Budai Alsó rakpart (XI. district)
The world’s most famous renovated Ukrainian stone-carrier ship, is floating on the Danube adjacent to the Buda side of Petőfi Bridge. A38 houses high-quality concerts of various styles – pop, rock, alternative, jazz, electro, progressive – both on the top-floor terrace and inside the ship’s belly.

•    Akvárium Club
1051 Budapest, Erzsébet tér 14. (V. district)
Akvárium Klub is more than a simple bar: it is a melting pot of contemporary arts, a venue that offers various events, and concerts ranging from mainstream to underground.

•  Mignyon Bar and Cafe
1061 Budapest, Király utca 8. (VI. district)
In the afternoon it's at our guests' disposal as a café, the á la carte restaurant (with monthly renewed menu card) opens at 6 pm, in the nights our cocktail bar awaits you with more than 100 different cocktails and from Wednesday to Saturday a DJ pleases you every evening.

•   Ötkert
1051 Budapest, Zrínyi u. 4.(V. district)
Ötkert is, without a doubt, one of the most renowned party venues in downtown Budapest, it offers reasonable prices, a diverse menu, and varied programmes including exhibitions, concerts, acoustic evenings, conferences, and DJ sets, so you'll certainly find what your looking for.


•   Moulin Rouge: Nagymező street 17. (VI. district)


Ruin pubs:
The phenomena known as ruin pubs have taken over the nightlife of Budapest. Ruin pubs  are located in formerly abandoned buildings in the city and are very popular hot spots. Most are open year-round, some are temporary outdoor pubs, open from May to September and some are located in the cellars of old houses. Live music with the best Hungarian bands, charming retro décor, unique atmosphere and late opening hours make these places perfect for party.


  • Szimpla Garden 1075 Budapest  Kazinczy Street 14
  • Anker’t 1061 Budapest, Paulay Ede Street 33.
  • Fogas House 1072 Budapest, Akácfa Street 51.
  • Instant 1065 Budapest, Nagymező Street 38.
  • Grandio 1075 Budapest, Nagy Diófa Street 8
  • Mika Tivadar 1075 Budapest, Kazinczy Street 47.
  • Kőleves 1075 Budapest, Kazincy Street 37-39.
  • Corvintető 1085 Budapest, Blaha Lujza Square 1-2.
  • Szóda 1075 Budapest, Wesselényi Street 18.
  • Könyvtár 1088 Budapest, Múzeum Round 4.
  • Kuplung 1061 Budapest, Király Street 46.
  • Ötkert 1051 Budapest, Zrínyi Street 4.
  • Bazaar Klub 1074 Budapest, Dohány Street 22-24.
  • Kisüzem 1077 Budapest, Kis Diófa Street 2.


Nearby Shopping:



Andrássy Boulevard
Cafés, bistros and restaurants as well as plenty of shops a few minutes walk to the Hotel.






Aréna Plaza
This shopping mall situated just few minutes from Continental Hotel Budapest.
The center offers more than 200 shops, and a a cinema complex with IMAX 3D cinema.





Fashion street
As in the centres of London, Paris, Milan, and Vienna, internationally-famous fashion retailers have found their place in the early-twentieth-century ambiance of Budapest’s UNESCO-protected Old Town. Fashion Street combines the old and the new, and offers visitors an uniquely elegant environment with world brands.



Váci street
It is situated only 5 minutes away by public transportation from the hotel and is one of Budapest’s most lively and exclusive shopping street within the city’s pedestrian zone.



WestEnd City Centre
The largest shopping mall in Central Europe with 400 shops housed in a futuristic and imposing building. Situated on the West Square, approximately 5 minutes away by public transportation.




Thermal Baths in Budapest:


Gellért Thermal Bath


At the present, nearly all healing facilities may be used at the Gellért Thermal Bath. The Bath includes a department offering complex thermal bath facilities (daytime/outpatient hospital).



Széchenyi Bath


The Széchenyi Thermal Bath is o­ne of the largest spa complexes in Europe.The so-called fancy bath includes a whirling corridor, underwater effervescence production, neck shower, water beam back massage installed in the sitting banks and many other services.



Rudas Thermal Bath

The centerpiece of the bath today, the Turkish bath, was built during the 16th century in the period of the Turkish occupation.The thermal bath has been visited from 1936 o­n exclusively by men. Now women can visit this Bath on  certain days. The swimming pool, operates as a therapeutic swimming facility with a sauna. The spa was totaly rebuild in the year of 2012.



Lukács Thermal Bath

The first department to ensure complex thermal bath facilities (daytime hospital) was established in 1979 in Budapest, in the Lukács Thermal Bath. In 1999, the open-air pools of the swimming pool section were modernised. In the course of this, the so-called mud-pond, hardly used before, was replaced by a fancy pool, equipped with a whirling corridor, underwater effervescence, neck shower, water beam back massage hidden in the seat banks, whirlpool, geysers, effervescent bed and many other facilities.


For further information about Budapest, cultural events, restaurant reservations and other useful advice do not hesitate to contact the concierge desk. We will be happy to assist you anyway we can.


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