Currency

Forint (Ft)

Daily Costs

Budget: Less than 12,000Ft

  • Dorm bed: 3000–6500Ft
  • Meal at a cheap or self-service restaurant: 1500–2500Ft
  • Ticket to national museum or other attraction: 700Ft

Midrange: 12,000–35,000Ft

  • Single/double private room: from 7500/10,000Ft
  • Two-course meal with drink: 3500–7500Ft
  • Cocktail: from 1500Ft

Top end: More than 35,000Ft

  • Double room in superior hotel: from 16,500Ft
  • Dinner for two with wine at a good restaurant: from 12,500Ft
  • All-inclusive ticket at a spa/water park: adult/child 3600/1600Ft

Bargaining

It's okay to bargain at markets and it may be possible to negotiate a discount if you're staying in lower or midrange accommodation for several nights, but otherwise you have to pay the set price.

Money

Takarékszövetkezet Bank in the shopping complex, with an ATM.