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Friends Hostel

Hostel | Mircea Vulcanescu 114, (former Stefan Furtuna), District 1 Bucharest, Romania 010818

88.5% Overall Rating

176 out of 188 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (18/04/2014)

Brian Scrivner thinks…

"Very friendly and helpful staff, they did so much to help me. The location is really excellent, especially to Parliament and to the main train station. The hostel is in great condition, especially…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 13:00
Latest Check-out: 11:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Bucharest?

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We are here (24h daily, centrally located, 7 minutes walking from Gara de Nord, in a nice old house), happy to guide you (with free maps and best tips) to discover the Bucharest and Romania of the local people at the best rates for you. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Buffet breakfast included, Self-catering

6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

Buffet breakfast included, Self-catering

10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)


About Friends Hostel

If you decide to visit Bucharest, you have to consider staying with us at Friends Hostel. You will feel the charm of our friendly house, recently renovated and restructured to offer you all the comfort, enjoy a chat with the other travelers in our warm lounge area or cook your favorite meals in our cozy kitchen.

Our lounge is offering you the possibility to enjoy your favorite movies or playing Darts, cards, chess and more...

The hostel is located at 7 minutes walk from Gara de Nord - the main Train Station in Bucharest and also at convenient walking distance from the main tourist and leisure destinations:
- National Military Museum - 1 min.
- Presidential Palace - 5 min.
- Botanical Garden - 5 min.
- Ceausescu's Palace (Parliament Palace) - 20 min.
- Students' Campus - 20 min. (with bars, pubs and clubs)
- Good value Restaurant - 2 min.
- Pubs and Clubs - 5 to 25 min

In case you don't want to walk, there are excellent connections by public transportation.
Our staff will be glad to offer you information about the places to visit in town and also map of the city for your help.

Please note, very important:
*Payment accepted only in cash & local currency (lei= ron =Romanian currency)

*check -in 1:00 p.m.

*check -out 11:00 a.m