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Day of Charity
2019-09-16

We take pride in giving back to the community and we continuously work on our corporate social responsibility. A collaboration between Csodalámpa (Magic Lamp) Wish Granting Foundation is always ongoing. Read more

There is only one Párisi Udvar in the world
2019-06-21

The debut of the first The Unbound Collection by Hyatt brand luxury hotel in the region and the fourth in Europe is surrounded by great anticipation in Hungary as well as worldwide. Read more

Jazzy Radio 90.9 Happy Hours – Interview with the Owner-CEOs of Mellow Mood Hotels
2019-06-14

Interview with the Owner-CEOs of Mellow Mood Hotels about the opening of Parisi Udvar Hotel Budapest. Read more

Winners of 2018 Best Tourism Service Providers Award by Az Utazó magazine announced
2019-06-13

„Az Utazó” (The Traveller) magazine has announced the winners of 2018 Best Tourism Service Providers Award. The event took place at our newly opened Párisi Udvar Hotel Budapest. Mellow Mood Hotels have been awarded with „The Investor of Tourism 2018”, … Read more

Annual Energy Outlook Report – 2018
2019-05-16

The annual energy outlook report was being made by Axing Ltd. for all Mellow Mood Hotels Read more

Amongst the most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism industry in 2018 as well
2019-02-04

Owners and CEOs of Mellow Mood Hotels, Mr. Sameer Hamdan and Mr. Zuhair Awad were selected again among the 50 most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism industry, for the sixth year in a row. Read more

Buda Castle Fashion Hotel wins Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award
2019-02-04

Buda Castle Fashion Hotel has been awarded „Top 10 Small Hotels — Hungary” & „Top 25 Hotels for Romance — Hungary” of the 2019 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice® for Hotels. Read more

Annual Energy Outlook Report – 2017
2018-05-07

The annual energy outlook report was being made by Axing Ltd. for all Mellow Mood Hotels Read more

The owner-CEOs of Mellow Mood Hotels were presented with the Champion of Tourism award
2018-04-17

The owner-CEOs of Mellow Mood Hotels were presented with the Champion of Tourism award Read more

25. „Best of Budapest & Hungary”
2018-04-16

Mellow Mood Hotels are among the best. Our winners of "Best Of Budapest & Hungary 2017 Award" Read more

Amongst the most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism industry in 2017 as well
2018-02-05

Owners and CEOs of Mellow Mood Hotels, Mr. Sameer Hamdan and Mr. Zuhair Awad were selected among the 50 most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism industry, for the fifth year in a row. Read more

Utazó magazine – Interview with the Owner-CEOs of Mellow Mood Hotels
2018-01-09

Interview with the Owner-CEOs of  Mellow Mood Hotels , Sameer Hamdan and Zuhair Awad. Read more

Mellow Mood Hotels announced plans for the Párisi Udvar Hotel in Budapest
2017-09-28

Mellow Mood Hotels announced plans for the Párisi Udvar Hotel in Budapest – joining The Unbound Collection by Hyatt as the second hotel in Europe for The Unbound Collection by Hyatt and third outside of the U.S. Read more

Cooperation with Hungarian Baptist Aid
2017-04-07

As a request by the Hungarian Baptist Aid, Mellow Mood Hotels sponsored the “Cultural trip to Budapest” programme. Read more

Mellow Mood Hotels’ team took part in Charity First Aid Competition
2017-03-31

Mellow Mood Hotels’ team took part in the Charity First Aid Competition organized by the Hungarian Red Cross, where our team won the 3rd place! Read more

Mellow Mood Akadémia – Talent program
2017-03-30

Bespoke Principles, a professional consulting blog magazine has interviewed Judit Kmoskó, the director of human resources of Mellow Mood Hotels about the unique talent program of Mellow Mood Academy. Read more

Mellow Mood Hotels won “Best Of Budapest & Hungary 2016 Award”
2017-03-25

Six of our 11 hotels and restaurants won the award this year. Click to see the full list. Read more

Successful internship project at Mellow Mood Hotels
2017-03-15

At the beginning of March, a two-week internship was completed by the students of Nagymegyer Trading Academy and Corvin Mátyás High School (Slovakia) at Mellow Mood Hotels. Read more

Buda Castle Fashion Hotel in “Top 10 Small Hotels – Hungary”
2017-03-01

TripAdvisor has awarded our smallest hotel, Buda Castle Fashion Hotel with Travellers' Choice 2017 award in "Top 10 Small Hotels - Hungary" category. Read more

Hotels of The Year 2016 by Mellow Mood Hotels
2017-02-24

The Hungarian Hotel and Restaurant Association has awarded the Buda Castle Fashion Hotel with the "Hotel of The Year 2016" title in the four-star Budapest hotels category. The Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace won the prize of the „Themed Hotel of The Year 2016”. Read more

Amongst the most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism industry in 2016 as well
2017-02-02

Owners and CEOs of Mellow Mood Group, Mr. Sameer Hamdan and Mr. Zuhair Awad were selected among the 50 most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism industry, for the fourth year in a row. Read more

Successes and challenges – Forbes interview with the owners of Mellow Mood Hotels
2017-01-31

The latest issue of the Forbes magazine published an interview with the owners of Mellow Mood Hotels, Sameer Hamdan and Zuhair Awad presented the most important successes and the following challanges Read more

Christmas support from Mellow Mood Hotels
2017-01-10

This year Mellow Mood Hotels support two Associations located in the V. district. Read more

The Founders of a Hungarian Hotel Empire
2016-12-06

Budapest has been increasing its charm in the last few years as a tourist destination which also led to the revival of the hotel sector. Several investments are running in the city but the renovation of the Parisi- Udvar is outstanding among them. Read more

The Mirage Fashion Hotel is closed
2016-02-12

Mirage Fashion Hotel closed its' doors permanently on 12th of February, 2016. The hotel has been in business succesfully for 3 years as a member of Mellow Mood Hotels fashion brand. Read more

Dynamic increase in the hotel investment field – Tourism Investment Award of the Year
2016-02-11

Mellow Mood Group won the Tourism Investment Award of the Year 2015 announced by „Az Utazó / The Traveller” magazin which is a significant proof that the company keep going with the dynamic increase of the hotel investements market. Mr. Sameer Hamdan and Mr. Zuhair Awad were also elected to be among the 50 most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism industry for the third year in a row. Read more

Amongst the most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism industry in 2015 as well
2016-02-03

Owners and CEOs of Mellow Mood Group, Mr. Sameer Hamdan and Mr. Zuhair Awad were selected among the 50 most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism industry, for the third year in a row. Read more

Pro Turismo Award
2015-12-11

Varga Mihály, Minister of National Economy handed over the awards of Pro Turismo Awards that are considered as the Oscar Awards of the tourism industry. Read more

Former Mellow Mood appearances
2015-10-01

There are countless newspaper articles and online news about Mellow Mood Group. You can access the whole selection on the company website. Read more

Owners of Mellow Mood Hotels supported charity action
2015-09-17

Owners of Mellow Mood Hotels, Mr. Sameer Hamdan and Mr. Zuhair Awad supported a charity activity and participated at a gala dinner. Read more

Mellow Mood Hotels cleaned up City Park
2015-05-15

Soulful volunteers from the Mellow Mood Hotels joined the TeSzedd! Movement so that with joined forces a big area of the City Park could be cleaned up. Read more

Marco Polo Top Ho(s)tel received the „High Quality” qualification for another three years
2015-05-06

Marco Polo Top Ho(s)tel, which belongs to Mellow Mood Hotels, received the „High Quality” qualification from the organization for another three yeas in May. Read more

Cosmo City Hotel’s debut in the British „Which?” magazine
2015-05-05

Journalist John Malathronas said positive things about Cosmo City Hotel in his summary about Budapest in the British „Which?” magazine. Read more

Mirage Café is open again
2015-05-02

Located in the courtyard of Mirage Fashion Hotel, Mirage Café opened again this Spring Read more

The owner-managers of Mellow Mood Hotels on Juventus Radio
2015-05-02

In the beginning they work consisted of filling up youth hostels and later on operating them. They founded Mellow Mood Group in 1997. Read more

Nóra Oravecz at the Mellow Mood Academy
2015-04-30

One of the most successful Hungarian lifestyle blogger, Nóra Oravecz, held a presentation at the Mellow Mood Academy on the 30th of April Read more

Expo Congress Hotel hosts the contestants of the Miss Alpe Adria international beauty contest
2015-04-30

The 4* Expo Congress Hotel, belonging to Mellow Mood Hotels, was the official accommodating partner of the Miss Alpe Adria international beauty contest Read more

Párisi Udvar – Contract for renovation was signed
2015-02-10

Reconstruction of the Párizsi Udvar, located at Ferenciek square No.10. stepped into its planning phase. Read more

Mellow Mood Hotels received several recognition from TripAdvisor
2015-01-27

This year 3 hotels belonging to Mellow Mood Hotels received recognition from TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice ratings. Read more

Owners and CEOs of Mellow Mood Group were selected again among the 50 most influential people in the Hungarian tourism sector
2015-01-02

Inseparable and continuously successful duo of the tourism sector is working on their new project, shortly they will breath 5-star life into the Párisi Udvar. Read more

Owners and CEOs of Mellow Mood Group were selected again among the 50 most influential people in the Hungarian tourism sector
2015-01-02

Inseparable and continuously successful duo of the tourism sector is working on their new big project, shortly they will breath 5-star life into the Párisi Udvar, Read more

Arab Investors Have Long Terms Plans to Expend in Luxury Hotels
2014-12-22

Arab investors behind three of the biggest luxury hotel deals of the year appear ready to forgo quick money in exchange for a chance at big profits. Read more

Mellow Mood Hotels supports the ill children with money donations
2014-12-01

Along with expanding and creating job opportunities, social engagment. The hotel group now supports the work of the Szemem Fénye Foundation Read more

Director of Estilo Fashion Hotel **** and Cosmo City Hotel ***, Hal Nikoletta became “Young Hotelier of the Year” in 2014.
2014-11-13

Hal Nikoletta, Director of two hotels from Mellow Mood Hotels Estilo Fashion Hotel and Cosmo City Hotel was awarded „Young Hotelier of the Year” 2014 Read more

Mellow Mood Group is the largest hotelier in Hungary
2014-09-05

Mellow Mood Group, owned by Mr. Sameer Hamdan and Mr. Zuhair Awad, is mentioned as the largest hotelier and most active investor of the Budapest hotel market. Read more

A new milestone in Mellow Mood Group’s development is Párisi Udvar
2014-05-21

Mr. Sameer Hamdan and Mr. Zuhair Awad proved again that its dynamic, developing, young and energetic team is able to bring such projects to Budapest Read more

Parisi Court is being renewed
2014-05-21

The fifth district sold the Parisi Court to the Mellwo Mood Group. The directors of Mellow Mood Hotels signed the agreement with Antal Rogán (Fidesz-KDNP) mayor, on Wednesday. Read more

Párisi udvar renewed
2014-05-21

The relevant contract was signed by Antal Rogán Mayor with the managing director of Mellow Mood Group, authorized by the owner in Budapest. Read more

TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award Awarded to Buda Castle Fashion Hotel ****
2014-05-15

Based on guest reviews, the 4-star Buda Castle Fashion Hotel was selected as the Top 25 Hotels with Exceptional Service (Hungary). Read more

Where to stay in Budapest: Estilo Fashion Hotel****
2014-04-07

The editor of the Time Travel Plan blog, Dana Carmel Bell was hosted by Estilo Fashion Hotel, She collected her experiences in a nice article with photos. Read more

Estilo Fashion Hotel
2014-03-26

Journalist and photographer of the German World Horizons Magazine spent some days in the 4-star Estilo Fashion Hotel. Read more

Syrian Star Chef is travelling to India
2014-03-12

Buddha-Bar Hotel offers Asian-Pacific cuisine, and the menu is expanded with authentic Indian cuisine inspired by New Delhi's sister restaurant on March 15-21 Read more

From foreign students they became one of the most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism industry
2014-02-01

Owners and CEOs of Mellow Mood Group, Mr. Sameer Hamdan and Mr. Zuhair Awad were selected among the 50 most influential persons in the Hungarian tourism. Read more

The best in the world
2013-12-10

From hundreds of hotels of the 5 continents, Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace was selected to be the best. Read more

The most beautiful hotel interior is in Budapest
2013-12-06

he Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace won the Best International Hotel Interior award. Read more

Hungarian hotel has the best interior
2013-12-05

The London-based International Hotel Awards was awarded for the first time in Hungary by the Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace, Read more

Mr. Peter Wintermantel about the policy of global opening
2013-12-05

The London based International Hotel Awards honored the Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace with the Best International Hotel Interior Read more

Buddha-Bar was awarded
2013-12-05

The London based International Hotel Awards honored the Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace with the Best International Hotel Interior award. Read more

Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest has received international recognition
2013-12-05

The Best International Hotel Interior award at the International Hotel Awards in London was awarded to the Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Read more

No Hungarian hotel has ever won this award before
2013-10-02

Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace won the BEST INTERNATIONAL HOTEL INTERIOR at the International Hotel Awards. Read more

Mellow Mood wins the I. Touristic Futball Cup
2013-10-01

They celebrated a winner on the 3rd of July at Telki, for the traditional I. Touristic Futball Cup, organized by GLOBALL Football Park & Sport Hotel. The team of Mellow Mood Hotels won the tournament, which conted 56 teams in the first round, and 20 in the second. Read more

BKF and Mellow Mood Hotels have entered into a cooperation agreement
2013-07-19

The Tourism and Hospitality Institute of the Budapest College of Communication and Business has signed a cooperation agreement with Mellow Mood Group Read more

The Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace celebrated its first birthday
2013-06-05

On June 5, 2013, Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest's Klotild Palace, the first 5-star hotel of Mellow Mood Hotels, celebrated its birthday. Read more

TripAdvisor Traveler Choice Winner is La Prima Fashion Hotel Budapest
2013-06-05

At the end of May 2013, the 4-star La Prima Fashion Hotel Budapest won the TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Winner in 2013 based on guest satisfaction. Read more

Estilo Fashion Hotel is one year old
2013-06-01

On June 1, the 4-star Estilo Fashion Hotel became 1 years old. Read more

Mellow Mood Hotels and the Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace have received HOTELBEDS awards
2013-05-24

Mellow Mood Hotels, 5-star Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace gained another award Read more

New director at Estilo Fashion Hotel ****
2013-05-02

From May 1st, Nikoletta Hal will take over the management of Estilo Fashion Hotel ****. Former hotel director Ágota Grundtner-Hollik looks forward to being a mother. Nikoletta has been a member of the Mellow Mood Hotels team for 6 years, … Read more

The Mellow Mood Group has received several awards at the Best of Budapest Gala
2013-03-24

The Mellow Mood Group has received several awards at the Best of Budapest Gala Read more

New director at Mirage and Star City Hotel
2013-03-04

On March 1, 2013, Andrea Schwindt-Kiss returned to Mellow Mood Hotels Read more

New director at the Hungarian hotel in Vienna
2013-02-26

New director at newly opened La Prima Fashion Hotel Vienna ****.  András Kaisinger,  is the director of the first foreign hotel by Mellow Mood Hotels.  The specialist took the lead of the Vienna Fashion Hotel from the position of director … Read more

New director at the Buddha-Bar Hotel
2013-02-14

Tamás Fazekas has been appointed new director of the Buddha-Bar Hotel. The specialist returned to Budapest after a two-year detour in the Middle East. Read more

Dózsa György út villa became a four star hotel
2013-02-11

Following the trial run, the new 4-star Mellow Mood Hotels group, the Mirage Fashion Hotel, officially launched in early February 2013. Read more

Expo Congress Hotel wins award ****
2012-12-04

At 11 o'clock this morning, a ceremony was held in the Atrium of the Gerbeaud House in the XIV. And the Hungarian Real Estate Development Award was Awarded. Read more

Mellow Mood Hotels in foreign land
2012-10-30

The first foreign hotel of the Budapest-based Mellow Mood Hotels, the 4-star La Prima Fashion Hotel Vienna,opened in the Austrian capital in early October, Read more

Our Fashion Hotels Brand supports the Fashion Award Gala
2012-10-01

The Fashion Hotel brand of the Mellow Mood Group started to support the Fashion Awards Gala. For this occasion, the press conference was held in the meeting room of La Prima Fashion Hotel. Read more

Estilo Fashion Hotel has opened
2012-09-29

The official opening ceremony of the newest 4-star hotel Estilo Fashion Hotel was held on September 27, 2012. Read more

Another 4-star in downtown
2012-09-28

Although Estilo Fashion Hotel Budapest **** has been in operation since the beginning of summer, the opening ceremony took place only at the end of September. The newest four-star fashion hotel of Mellow Mood Hotels is located on Vaci Street. … Read more

Grand Opening at the Buddha-Bar Hotel
2012-09-17

A major launch event was held at the officially opened Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace in early summer Read more

Is the Hungarian hotel boom over?
2012-08-23

The Budapest office of Colliers International has released its first half-year 2012 hotel market report. Read more

A Tale from Pest — Klotild Palace
2012-06-29

After a long wait, standing in the entrance of Downtown alongside the bank of river Danube, one of the two identical Klotild Palaces shines in its former glory. Read more

Hotel Builders Cross of Merit – who brought oriental comfort to Budapest
2012-06-26

The hotel building boom faded away in Budapest, due to the crisis, however, there are a few people who see potential in the hotel business even today. Read more

Buddha’s eye watches over the guests – The spirit of Asia in the newest hotel of Budapest
2012-06-22

One of the most unique luxury hotels of Budapest awaits its guests with a real Asian atmosphere in the wonderfully renewed Klotild Palace. Read more

Viktor Orbán, Prime Minister of Hungary participated in Jordanian National Day at Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace
2012-06-14

Viktor Orbán Prime Minister declared at the ceremonial opening of Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace. Read more

New-style hotel opened in the capital
2012-06-14

Estilo Fashion Hotel, the newest member of the Mellow Mood Hotels group's Fashion Hotels brand, has opened. Read more

Owners of Mellow Mood received a Gold Cross of Merit
2012-06-08

On Friday, Lászlóné Németh, Minister of National Development, awarded the Golden Cross of the Hungarian National Cross of Merit to Sameer Hamdan and Zuhair Awad Read more

Estilo Fashion Hotel soon to open
2012-05-30

Mellow Mood Hotels will open its new Estilo Fashion Hotel in Budapest in the first days of June at 34. Váci Street. Read more

Boutique Hotel’s meeting at La Prima Fashion Hotel Budapest
2012-05-29

Boutique Hotel’s meeting at La Prima Fashion Hotel Budapest Read more

Estilo Fashion Hotel**** is opening within a few days
2012-05-28

On the behalf of Mellow Mood Hotels Team, we are happy to announce that Estilo Fashion Hotel will open its doors on the first days of June. Read more

Mercantino Restaurant, Mediterranean cuisine from Morocco to Italy
2012-05-28

The restaurant that redefines the stereotypes of Mediterranean cuisine is being opened under 83. Váci Street. Read more

MHM + system is operational at MellowMood Hotels
2012-05-28

As of May, the MellowMood Group headquarters and the hotels operated by the company are analyzing their performance based on the MHM + service Read more

There is a demand for unknown architectural styles – The Buddha-Bar Hotel opens
2012-05-24

The Klotild Palace has been transformed into a uniquely decorated luxury hotel, where the Buddha-Bar Hotel in Budapest will open in early June. Read more

Luxury hotel with Buddha statue is opening at Ferenciek square
2012-05-24

Klotild palace has been transformed into luxury hotel. Buddha-Bar Hotel will open soon in the first days of June Read more

Confhotel Development is developing for Mellow Mood
2012-05-16

Confhotel Development is developing five hotel and 1 restaurant websites for the Mellow Mood hotel group  Read more

This year, Mellow Mood will open three design hotels in Budapest
2012-04-25

 A total of five hotels are expected to open in Budapest in 2012, three of which will be operated by a single company, Mellow Mood Hotels. Read more

Mellow Mood Group – An era is over
2012-04-25

A total of five hotels are expected to open in Budapest in 2012, three of which will be operated by a single company, Mellow Mood Hotels. Read more

Xpat Interview Two: Daniel Penet, GM at Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace
2012-03-31

Xpatloop made a second round interview with Daniel Penet, general manager of Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace Read more

Bodies2 exhibition hostel is a partner of Mellow Mood Hotels
2012-03-30

The world's most spectacular and most visited exhibition, "BODIES Revealed", hosted by Mellow Mood Hotels, has once again arrived in Hungary. Read more

Six meter Buddha statue
2012-03-22

The central motif of the Klotild Palace Restaurant, the Buddha statue symbolizing the spirit of the place, arrived in Budapest this weekend. Read more

Two years evaluation by the General Manager of Hungarian Tourism JSC – in Buddha-Bar Budapest Klotild Palace
2012-03-07

On the 2nd of July it’s been exactly two years since Gergely Horváth’s nomination as General Manager of Hungarian Tourism JSC. Read more

Xpat interview: Daniel Penet
2012-02-27

Xpatloop.com made a personal interview with Daniel Penet, general manager of the opening Buddha-Bar Hotel Budapest Klotild Palace. Read more