Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest appears in a new comedy “Spy” (2015) under its own name. You can see the hotel’s lobby, the front side, the hallway, and one of the rooms. Despite the film is not centred on the Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest, it still plays quite an important part of the plot being its special feature. The hotel is stated to be one of the world’s finest Art Nouveau buildings, definitely worth visiting.
- Where: Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest
- What: filmography
- Director: Paul Feig
- Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham, Rose Byrne, Jude Law
- Year: 2015
Film stills “Spy” at the Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest
Hotel Contact Information: Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest website.
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