The Best Hostels in Bucharest, Romania

The Best Hostels in Bucharest, Romania
Bucharest is Romania's capital and largest city. It's also the industrial and commercial center for the country and for many travelers is the entry point for the country. The city continues to grow and change and today it offers a fascinating mix of old and new. It's a fun place to visit with a lively nightlife and a lot of interesting and fun things to do.

There are some good hostels in Bucharest. Many are conveniently located near most of the city's sights and attractions and they offer the standard amenities to guests including comfortable furnishings and travel information. You'll find a range of atmospheres and styles including party hostels or more boutique style guesthouses.
How much do hostels in Bucharest cost?
Average Dorm Price $13 ($7 to $32)
Average Double Private Room Price (in a hostel) $29 ($16 to $55)

Where are the best affordable hostels in Bucharest?

A good hostel for solo travellers, couples, and small groups.

Overall Rating: 91%
Str. Splaiul Independentei no.2A Sector 3,030099 , Bucharest Romania
Antique Hostel is located in the middle of Bucharest's historical downtown area. It's housed in a 19th century house right by the river and it's conveniently close to many sights and attractions including the Palace of Justice, the Parliament Palace, Unirea Shopping Center, the Old Town, and the National History Museum. It's also close to some excellent Romanian restaurants and some of the city's best nightlife.

The hostel has a variety of facilities for guests including two separate shared kitchens that are fully equipped, an outdoor terrace, and several nice common areas. There are 55 beds in the hostel that include doubles, twins, six bed dorms, seven bed dorms, eight bed dorms, and ten bed dorms. Dorms come with free lockers and linens.

The hostel's biggest benefits are its excellent location and the friendly staff. The multiple common areas also ensure that guests have several places to hang out and relax.

A good hostel for solo travellers and small groups.

Dorm Bed: $9.56
Private Room: $27.32
Overall Rating: 20%
Smardan Street, Number 15 , Bucharest Romania
Another well located hostel, Little Bucharest Old Town Hostel, is in the heart of Bucharest's old town. The area is very lively and there are plenty of places to grab a bite to eat or hang out with friends. The hostel was designed specifically for backpackers and young travelers who want to be near the most energetic part of the city. The owners are travelers themselves and they have put their own personal experiences into the hostel. This is a friendly place to stay where guests and staff alike come together to hang out and socialize. The hostel also hosts a variety of activities for guests including movie nights, cooking nights, and party nights. There are several places where guests can hang out such as an on-site bar and a lounge area.

The hostel has only dorms available. There are six, eight, ten, and fourteen bed dorms to choose from and the rooms are surprisingly large.

A good hostel for solo travellers, couples, and small groups.

Dorm Bed: $14.04
Private Room: $10.92
Overall Rating: 95%
Olimpului Street No 13, , Bucharest Romania
Doors Hostel is a colorful and fun place to stay that's about a ten minute walk from the city's old town. It's also about two minutes from Carol Park and after just a short five minute walk you'll find the area's best restaurants, shops and bars.

The hostel may not be as centrally located as some other hostels but it has a lot to offer guests in other ways. It's a lively place to stay with a large garden and outdoor area where many guests enjoy hanging out. There are hammocks around where you can lounge and many guests love to hang out and listen to music. Nights can get a little loud. On weekends, the hostel hosts a variety of art performances.

The staff are young and international, and they help keep the atmosphere light and fun. They can help you with any questions you may have or can help arrange any tours or activities that you might want to do. They also speak a variety of different languages.

Rooms are either doubles or four, six, or eight bed dorms. All rooms use shared bathrooms.

A good hostel for solo travellers, couples, and small groups.

Dorm Bed: $7.62
Private Room: $12.70
Overall Rating: 88%
Drumea Radulescu, nr 28 , Bucharest Romania
The Cozyness Downtown Hostel is centrally located near Unirii Shopping Mall, the Old Town, and some of the best nightlife in Bucharest. The hostel is lively and fun with a lot to offer guests. They have free use of bikes, wi-fi, parking, and more. There is also a laundry service available, video games you can play, a book exchange, and board games you can use. There are several great areas where guests can hang out including two living rooms and a great backyard with a barbecue.

This is a fun hostel to stay at where it's easy to meet other guests. There always seems to be something going on, and it won't be long before you find some other travelers to hang out with.

Both private rooms and dorms are available. Private rooms include singles, twins, and doubles. Dorms are either four or six bed rooms.
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