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Room type

Double or Twin Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Double or Twin Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Executive Double or Twin Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Double Room Single Use

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Double Room Single Use

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Executive Double Room Single Use

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Get an overview of this hotelHistoric hotel in Budapest with a rooftop pool

Central in Pest

Continental Hotel Zara is located in the heart of Budapest, 2.5 blocks west of Blaha Lujza tér Metro Station. The Great Synagogue, 4 blocks away, is the largest synagogue in Europe. Guests can take a leisurely walk across the Chain Bridge to Buda Castle, 2 miles (3 km) west.

Indoor and outdoor pools

The hotel is housed in the former Hungaria Bath, an Art Nouveau spa building from the early 20th century. Today the hotel boasts a seasonal outdoor pool and garden up on the rooftop, along with an indoor pool for cooler months. The restaurant serves Hungarian and French cuisine.

Art Nouveau touches

Decorated in warm colors with artistic touches, the hotel's contemporary guestrooms have comfortable beds with pillowtop mattresses along with free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Coffeemakers and minibars make it easy to stay refreshed.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool and an outdoor pool, Continental Hotel Zara provides a health club and a sauna. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. 5 meeting rooms are available. This Art Deco hotel also offers a seasonal outdoor pool, a rooftop terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Continental Hotel Zara has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Garden 
  • Health club 
  • Indoor pool heated 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Outdoor pool heated 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool heated 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Total number of rooms - 272 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2010 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Soundproofed rooms  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Phone 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Yard 
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Where to Eat

Continental Hotel Zara has a restaurant on site.

24-hour room service is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 16

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A 4 percent city/local tax will be charged
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: HUF 4650 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: HUF 5200 per day
  • Pet fee: HUF 8000 per pet, per night
  • Pet deposit: HUF 2800 per night
  • Late check-out fee: HUF 12000
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

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