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Retro Hostel

Hostel | Potaissa st.no. 11 - 13, Cluj - Napoca, Romania 400090

88.1% Overall Rating

57 out of 60 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (29/08/2015)

Craig Weigh thinks…

"The service from the front reception guys was outstanding. Nothing was too much trouble and they went above and beyond to help with my travels on Cluj and Romania in general. Best service in Europe"

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

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Retro is the best established youth hostel in Cluj-Napoca, open throughout the year. Our hostel is the top solution for travellers, since it combines an excellent location, good quality lodgings and amongst the most competitive prices in town. Read more

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About Retro Hostel

Retro is the best established youth hostel in Cluj-Napoca, since 2002 the ideal place to stay, for budget travelers, families and groups. We offer quality lodging in a wide variety of rooms (single, double, tripple, dorms) with homemade breakfast included .
Since 2007, Retro Travel Agency offers day tours in Transylvania and package tours throughout the country, car rentals, free bike rental for our guest and much more...

We are located on a quite pedestrian lane, away from any traffic noise, two minutes walking from the main square of the city, and 500 meters from the 'Babes-Bolya' University, the second largest in the country. Open by enthusiastic travelers, Retro Youth Hostel, is situated inside the medieval city wall, within the neighborhood of main tourist attractions in town.

Thus, you can reach in the walking distance all the touristy sights of the old part of Cluj such as The Tailors Fort, Museum of History, Museum of Art, Botanical Garden, Ethnographic Museum.

Retro Youth Hostel is offering over 48 accommodation places in shared rooms, triple rooms, single and double rooms.
The showers and toilets are near every room and on the ground floor there are two fully equipped modern kitchens. From our desk office you can find different maps of the region, youth hostel and international telephone cards, or you can easily join us in one of the day trips we organize (among the most requested: Scarisoara Ice Cave tour, Maramures region tour, Felix thermal baths & the Bear's Cave tour, Turda Salt Mine tour and many more).
We offer breakfast, cooking facilities, safe boxes for luggage, info service and a friendly English speaking staff.
So, if you are looking for a nice and inexpensive central located accommodation while traveling our city, here we are!

Latest news:
day trips to Poienari - the real Dracula's castle!
on-line bus tickets Budapest - Cluj, available now!
Free internet access, Free wireless, Free coffee and tea for the whole stay, Free city maps !!!
rent a car service
airport pick-ups on request
Free bike rental!!

Accommodation Information

Whether you're traveling with your friends, your family or individually, Retro Youth Hostel offers inexpensive accommodation and services for everyone. Our hostel can accommodate up to 48 people in 3 single rooms, 4 double rooms, 2 triple rooms and also in shared rooms. Apart from accommodation we provide you a fully equipped kitchen, free internet access, free wireless as well as a common room occasionally used as a party place.