Danubius Hotel Helia

Kárpát utca 62-641133BudapestHungary
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About Danubius Hotel Helia

Business meets relaxation beside the River Danube at Danubius Helia. This multi-storey Budapest hotel features modern conference rooms and a spa offering massages, a salt chamber, an indoor swimming pool and thermal baths fed by natural springs.

Air-conditioned rooms with sound-insulated windows boast city or river views plus private bathrooms with bathrobes, free toiletries and hairdryers. There are also flat-screen cable TVs, minibars and kettles. Selected units add private balconies. Spacious suites contain private saunas.

The stylish lobby hosts a 24-hour reception. Conveniences include free Wi-Fi throughout, secure parking, lifts and a pet-friendly policy. The hotel fitness club offers a hot tub a gym and yoga classes.

The on-site Jupiter Restaurant serves Hungarian and international meals plus buffet breakfasts. A trendy lobby coffee shop offers snacks, drinks and pastries.

Danubius Helia sits about five minutes’ drive from the stunning Hungarian Parliament Building, part of the downtown World Heritage Site. The nearest metro station at Dózsa György út lies nine minutes’ walk away.


Kárpát utca 62-64, 1133, Budapest, Hungary
Telephone: +36 18895800 | Fax: +36 18895801 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Organised activities
  • PC with internet
  • Pets allowed
  • Pool bar
  • Porter service
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness centre / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Body treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Solarium
  • Steam room
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / corridors
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

A hotel with business and wellbeing credentials

With reportedly friendly and attentive members of staff and so many modern and well-equipped conference rooms to choose from, business guests say this hotel caters well for them. It also appeals to leisure guests thanks to its excellent spa and fitness amenities. Travellers appreciate services and facilities like the indoor swimming pool, the thermal pool and the various massage and wellness treatments that are on offer. The salt cave is also mentioned in reviews as a quirky and popular amenity.

Upbeat about food

More often than not, reviewers are complementary about the catering in this place. They usually commend the buffet breakfast, saying it is tasty and plentiful. Guests also mention that the light snacks and contemporary ambience are pleasant in the lobby bar and coffee shop.

Handy location near the river

It appeals to visitors that this property is just around the corner from the waterfront for strolls along the River Danube embankment. Guests also note that it’s easy to get to the heart of downtown using public transport. There are also plenty of bus and trolleybus stops in the vicinity as well as a metro station to enable hassle-free exploration of Budapest.

Negative Reviews

Reports of slow Wi-Fi

There are reports that the Wi-Fi network here is beset by sluggish speeds and a patchy signal in some sections of the premises.

Too hot to handle

Guests note that some of the rooms are prone to getting rather hot during the warmest weather. They say they can struggle to regulate the room temperature during these conditions.

Maintenance grumbles

There are negative comments from reviewers about the maintenance of certain rooms. Travellers mention issues like dated decor, ageing curtains and drainage problems in the bathrooms, which are also kitted out with old fixtures and fittings.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 1873 reviews across the web
8.3 /10
  • Expedia
    8.4 /10
  • Hotels.com
    8.5 /10
  • ebookers.com
    8.3 /10
  • Zoover
    5.9 /10
  • Hotelsclick.com
    8.4 /10
  • Other Sources
    8.1 /10
8.3 out of 10 based on 1873 reviews