Syma Sport and Event Center Budapest
Syma Sport and Event Center Budapest is currently made up of three separate halls, A, B and C, offering a total of more than 29000 square meters of floor space.
Internet access is available throughout the buildings and there are 62 video cameras in the halls for monitoring purposes. The entire complex is heatable and equipped with an air conditioning system, as well as supplied with the latest fire prevention equipment (sprinklers).
There are parking places for almost 1000 cars available close to the building complex.
The biggest of the three halls has a ground floor of 8000 square meters, a mezzanine and first floor of 4000+4000 square meters, and another 3000 square meters on the second floor, and all rooms have the height of 16 meters. This part of the center is equipped with elevators, offers a health center including an emergency room, a locker room with dressing cabins, as well as several offices and a VIP box. The fixed viewing areas can host 4000 persons and this space can be increased for up to 10000 guests by using mobile bleachers. Upon request of the organizers, depending on the event the entire hall can be darkened and three-stage lighting options are available for different occasions.
- Ground floor: first aid room, room for forwarding agent,
- 1st floor: artists’ rooms, dispatcher’s room, changing rooms,
- 2nd floor: offices, doctor’s room, doping control laboratory, physiotherapy and rehabilitation center,
- 3rd floor: VIP boxes, sound and light studio, conference rooms.
- There are cloakrooms, toilets and smoking terraces on each floor. There are 4 lifts in the building, two for cargo and two for guest use.
- Room 1.: 30 square meters for 15-30 persons,
- Room 2.: 130 square meters for 80-120 persons,
- Room 3.: 210 square meters for 150-250 persons.
The size of the floor space in the Syma Hall is 4800 square meters, its height is 8 meters, it can host up to 5000 persons at the same time, and it has two conference rooms on its first floor available for groups of 100-150 persons. The multifunctional facility can be darkened upon demand and it can host a wide range of events from sport competitions to exhibitions and fairs, from shows to conferences and corporate dinners.
A unique four-track running course that meets international standards, is available here for the use of the Hungarian Athletic Association - it has a gym as well as a sprint track and high and long jump tracks that can be lowered mechanically to floor level. When the hall is not being used for sporting purposes, a synthetic carpet is laid on the floor.
- Room 1.: 110 square meters for 120-150 persons,
- Room2.: 90 square meters for 100-120 persons.
The ground floor of the Small Hall is 2800 square meters large and 8 meters high, and there is an additional 1500 square meter space available on the first floor as well as a balcony of 380 square meters; up to 2500 persons can use this hall as mobile stands can be built directly from ground level up to balcony level.
This area is perfect for sportsmen as they can regularly train here (pentathlonists have for example the opportunity to try shooting on an appropriate firing range), and can use dressing rooms, bathrooms and lavatories.
This part of the complex is actually a "street" of 1200 square meters that links the halls - from here all three of them can be reached directly. The passage has natural lighting coming through its glass roof, and on both of its ends, at the main entrances, there are porters’ cubicles, receptions and checkrooms.
There is a 400 square meter restaurant with a 500 square meter terrace that can be reached via the North entrance. During the winter months 250 guests can be catered for at the same time indoors, in summertime their number is 600 due to the terrace. The restaurant’s kitchen also looks after catering in the hall, where up to 5000 persons can enjoy buffet-style meals.