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8th To 15th August 2018

Óbudai Island, Budapest, Hungary

The Sziget Festival, started in 1993, is one of the largest music and cultural festivals in Europe. It is held in Northern Budapest, Hungary, on Óbudai-Sziget (Old Buda Island) on the Danube. Ranked one of the five best festivals in Europe by The Independent in 2011, The Sziget Festival is many festivals in one. It is a week-long, non-stop extravaganza with approximately 50 program venues and 200 programs daily.


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  • Various types of Camping facilities are available. You can check their Accomodation page for details.
  • You can buy Camping accessories as well as upgrade your campsite here.
  • If you chose to stay elsewhere you can avail of Sziget Budapest Citypass which connects you to various means of transport to keep your costs down. You can buy your citypass under the Add on services tab here.
  • For further details refer here.

You can find a wide range of accommodation options in the following areas:

  • Budapest City Centre/Inner City (approx. 8 miles to venue)
  • Terézváros (approx. 5 miles to venue)
  • Erzsébetváros (approx. 5 miles to venue)
  • Obuda (approx. 2.7 miles to venue)
  • Rozsadomb (approx. 5 miles to venue)
  • Belváros–Lipótváros (approx. 5 miles to venue)

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Novotel Budapest City

Alkotas Utca 63-67, Near PANiQ-Room

800 Reviews

USD 104.69

Bo33 Hotel Family & Suites

Szövetség u. 33, Near Erkel Theatre

645 Reviews

USD 254.05

Helios Hotel Pension

Liderc Utca 5, In Budapest (Ujbuda)

337 Reviews

USD 35.15

Gold Hotel Wine & Dine

Hegyalja út 14, Near Budapest History Museum

481 Reviews

USD 498.35

Hotel Palazzo Zichy

Lorinc Pap Ter 2, Near Hungarian National Museum

4760 Reviews

USD 763.78

Central Basilica Hotel

Hercegprimas street 8, Near St. Stephen's Basilica

703 Reviews

USD 150.79

City Hotel Unio

Utca Dob 73, Near Hungarian State Opera House

350 Reviews

USD 95.77

The Magazine Hotel & Apartments

Szent István tér 4-5, Near St. Stephen's Basilica

95 Reviews

USD 76.33

K9 Residence

Karoly Krt. 9, Near PANiQ-Room

624 Reviews

USD 269.11

Dominik Panzio

Chazar A.u.3, Near Arena Plaza Shopping Mall

119 Reviews

USD 47.92

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Guide for Sziget Music Festival

Óbudai Island, Budapest, Hungary

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  • For information on getting to the venue and other details you can refer here.
  • If you are travelling from another country Sziget can help you find the best means to reach the festival. Refer here for details.
  • You can buy citypasses which provide access to various means of transport and parking passes under the add on services tab here.
  • For further details refer the Sziget website.
Venue Details ( Óbudai Island, )
Event specific info

Food & Beverages:

  • There are plenty of food and beverage options inside the venue.
  • There are free water fountain / refill stations in the venue.


 Inside the Venue:








Animals (Service Animals)





Non-alcoholic beverages can be brought into the festival: 1 PET bottle / maximum 2,5 liter / Szitizen

(Bottles, Ice boxes, any Aerosol Container)


1 PET bottle / maximum 2,5 liter / Szitizen allowed. No glass allowed

Food/Baby Food


For personal consumption only





For more details on what to take and what not to refer here.


  • ATMs
  • Lockers
  • Assistance
  • First Aid

Guarded lockers can be bought under the add on services tab here.

For further details on services at the festival refer their Info page.

Schedule for the next edition of Sziget Music Festival has not been released yet.

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