You can sleep when you're dead so DON'T expect to get any here.
Grandio is one of the only true party places on this earth that welcomes alcoholics, lost souls and party people with talent but no direction and audiences. It’s a living, breathing creature that is constantly evolving – the place with a crazy cult following. As well as all that we are in a great location (especially if you like drinking) as we are in the heart of the bar district and everywhere is within walking distance. The only rules we have are about respecting our guests and neighbours and the city noise curfew, other than that we want you to have a wild time and meet amazing people with the same ideas about how to party.
Every night the Grandio crew will take you out for some of the best nights of your trip. These range from backpackers’ costume parties, Pub Crawls, Party Boats, Spa Parties to our own Budapest Party Hostels Open Mic Night and more, which take you to our favorite (plus some of the cheapest) bars in the city. If you feel like doing something a little different, never fear, as our staff have their finger on the pulse of the city's nightlife and are able to recommend differently nightly activities depending on your tastes. When the bar shuts late at night head down to the den of noise and naughtiness. The late night rave cave where pretty much anything goes. There’s even a sex bed depending on how adventurous you are.
The staff have all been hand picked to party with the guests and show them the best Grandio and Budapest has to offer. They can also offer some great advice of things to do in the city and can give you a full rundown of what to see and do when you arrive. It doesn’t matter whether you want to see the sights or just need to know where the nearest 24hr bar is!
The place itself is over 150 years old, is heritage listed by the city and has been decorated by street artists from around the world. So the imaginative amongst you might appreciate the fact that all of our rooms and the facade, are decorated by the best street artists of Budapest, and have been added to by global artists who liked what they saw and wanted to make it even better.
Our hostel has a mix of basic dorm rooms some with en suite and some with shared bathrooms (if you're lucky, a loo with a view), electronic key entry system and with varying numbers of beds. Don’t worry though you won’t be sleeping much.
During the day, head for our onsite jungle bar for an awesome breakfast and beer, play some flip pong or drink strawpedoes with the staff... these are all ways in which we fuel our thirsty and party-hardy guests. If you’re not too hungover during the day, we can organise daytime activities for you such as a range of tours as well as fun activities such as adventure caving, escape houses, paintballing, beer biking, shooting and many more.
If you are lucky enough to come to Grandio in the winter you will not only find the party atmosphere still going strong but as the jungle bar closes we take over the entire garden courtyard for our own purposes. Open bonfires sitting in the snow and cooking meals whilst downing beers or mulled wine is one of our favourite ways to pre-game before a big night out. The inside common room space increases inside to make plenty of room for drinking games and late night parties.
- Grandio is part of the Budapest Party Hostels brand and is one of the wildest of the five. Like the name says, this IS a party hostel, we go out every night, some people drink in the daytime, there is a bar, sometimes sex, and a lot of fun. If you don't like these things, please try a calmer hostel, like our sister hostel Carpe Noctem Vitae.
- Regrettably, due to previous experience, we can no longer accept bookings for people over 36. If you have booked and are outside this age, please contact us and we will help find you alternative accommodation.
- Grandio welcomes group booking (including University/Erasmus trips, stag and hen dos, sports tours).
Please bear in mind, that you have now booked a party hostel, with a bar, late night room and drunk people staying as guests. We want this atmosphere to continue and we want you to enjoy your stay, so if you have booked this hostel with hope of a peaceful sleep, you have booked the wrong one! Please try our sister hostel Carpe Noctem Vitae.
Please be aware that we an age limit here at Grandio. You must be between 18 - 36 years of age to stay at Grandio. Legally we cannot let anyone under the age of 18 stay here, as it is a licensed premises and due to past experiences we do not allow anyone over the age of 36 years to stay with us.
Even though this is a party hostel, please note that this is a community based on respect and any breach of respect to the property, staff, or the local community will result in eviction from the hostel.
We need you to pay in cash on arrival for your balance as well as a key deposit. Also bare in mind we will have to charge you for any property damage or any hostel property lost (this includes room keys and padlocks).
For groups of 5 people and over, we have to take a deposit of 5000HUF per person on arrival. This is for damages and a key deposit and will be returned on departure keys have been lost or damage caused during your stay.
We look forward to meeting you and showing you a time in Budapest you will not beat!!
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Where do i start this place is amazing .... setting is class and the staff are some of the coolest laid back and most of all helpfull people iv met ... hi suzie mike lauren "brownie" ian eric ...... sorry if i diodn get spellings rite ye no who im talkin about ....... These people will tell ye all ye need 2 know about were to go were to eat and were not .... in the evening every one heads out as a group and ... trips 2 the coolest bars in town.... for some super cool beers!!!! The building is fab respect to the street artists who hav some amazing work on the walls in each room .... in the centre the garden is dotted with seats ...... but only a short trip 2 de bar ..... which stays open till 3am .... so anyone crazy enough to want sleep before this hour take along some ear plugs!! :D Budapest is a brilliant city and to get the most from it stay in grandio you will get the info for day time sight seeing .... and go out with some fun people at night who know where to go and the night to der !!! Really dont think id have got the true budapest feeling if i didn stay here ...
Thanks lads n lassys !!! for a mitey week and we'll def be back ...
Olivia n lupeta Ireland xxx
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