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Budapest – Four Seasons Gresham Palace

This is part four of my trip to Paris and Budapest. For the remainder of the series, please see below.

Paris – Hotel Esprit Saint Germain
Paris – The Marais, Le Bon Marche, Le Comptoir du Relais
Paris – St. Germain, Hermes, L’Avant Comptoir
Budapest – Four Seasons Gresham Palace
Budapest – Andrassy Avenue, Onyx
Budapest – Taste Hungary
Budapest- Christmas Markets, Bock Bistro

While we were in Budapest, we stayed at a fantastic hotel – the Four Seasons Gresham. We absolutely loved our time here, and I would personally rank the Gresham as one of the best city hotels in the world, and certainly one of the best in Europe. I always love staying at hotels with some character, a history, a beautiful exterior, and the Gresham definitely met this qualification! Can you believe that this was once the headquarters of an insurance company?

FSG - Outside View

One of my favorite areas of the hotel was the lobby. It was huge – apparently horse drawn carriages used to come through regularly!

FSG - Lobby Expanse

FSG - Lobby Seats

Mr. Feather’s favorite detail were the tiled floors…

FSG - Lobby Floor

…while mine was the amazing chandelier.

FSG - Lobby Glass

There were so many details all around the hotel that I admired and appreciated. For example, there were hearts in hidden places all around the building – very sweet!

FSG - Lobby Hearts

At the hotel, we stayed in a “Danube River View” room. If your travel budget allows, I would highly recommend staying in at least this category room at the Gresham – the space was more than ample enough for two. Continue Reading