Book a stay at Anantara New York Palace Budapest Hotel for your next family trip. The historic property lies on the Pest side of the city, within walking distance of many of Budapest’s popular attractions.
The property is home to 185 guestrooms and suites, including a presidential suite, spread across six floors. The property is in the final stages of a soft opening, ahead of debuting property-wide enhancements.
Experience traditional Hungarian cuisine at the property’s dining outlets. New York Café, called the most beautiful café in the world, is open 8 a.m.–midnight daily. Highlights include afternoon tea service and a 24-carat-gold cappuccino. Enjoy buffet-style breakfast and á la carte options in Deep Water Breakfast Room, located adjacent to New York Café. In-room dining is available 24/7. Signature private dining (Dining by Design) and traditional Hungarian cooking classes (Spice Spoons) are available to book upon request. The Poet Bar is open nightly for cocktails, wine and beer.
Book a spa treatment during your visit. Comprising part of the property’s renovations, the spa includes treatment rooms, a sauna, aromatherapy steam room, tea lounge, hammock corner, heated relaxation pool and children’s amenities. Treatments range from facials and massages to body scrub and wraps. The spa is open daily.
In addition to on-site experiences, Anantara New York Palace Budapest Hotel offers unique programming bookable directly through the hotel. Take a guided tour of Budapest in a vintage Volkswagen SAMBA bus, with an optional stop for a picnic lunch in a park. Travel to Tard, Hungary, on a daytrip to learn about Matyó culture, including embroidery, cooking and singing traditional songs.
For alone time without your little ones, babysitting services are available upon request.
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