Next to the Western Railwaystation in Budapest you can find WestEnd, maybe the most famous shopping mall in Budapest. It is popular among locals and tourists and has lots and lots of offer the people dropping by.
By the main entrance you will find the Niagara falls and if you walk to the middle of the shopping mall you will be able to enjoy an amazing fountatin together with children and adults. But, you are probably not visiting WestEnd CityCenter to watch a waterfall and a fountain, so let’s rather speak about what you can shop in the mall.
Shops in WestEnd
Inside WestEnd you can find traditional international brands such as Mango, H&M, Zara, C&A, J.Press, Six, Sandy Bizsu, Esprit, Chantall, Devergo, Mayo Chix and Marks & Spencer. These brands might sound tempting to women, but if you would rather buy some electronical devices you can find a giant Media Markt in WestEnd. In addition you can buy cameras in 220Volt and get yourself a new game for your Xbox in 576 Kbyte Shop.
If you get hungry during the shopping you will find lots of fast food opportunities in WestEnd, for example KFC, Burger King, McDonalds, Belfrit and Nordsee. For those wanting a more serious meal in a restaurant T.G.I. Fridays, Leroy Cafe/Sushi and some more wait for you inside the mall. If you want to relax and see a film you can visit Cinema City inside the center.
How to get to WestEnd?
The easiest way to get to WestEnd is to take the blue metro to the Nyugati Pályaudvar stop. Another way is to travel with tram 4 or 6 to the stop with the same name, Nyugati Pályaudvar.
If you do too much shopping and get extremely tired while in WestEnd there is no need to worry. A Hilton hotel is located inside the shopping mall, Hilton WestEnd.
1062 Budapest, Váci út 1-3
Telephone: +36 1 238-7777
Opening times (center): 8.00 – 23.00
Openting times (shops): 10.00 – 20.00 (with some variations)