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Friends Hostel

Mircea Vulcanescu 114, Bucharest 10818, Romania
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really comfortable and warm hostel with welcoming staff who go out of their way to make sure you have a great visit. Good wifi and free basic breakfast of cereal and bread. Great downstairs and upstairs relaxation areas and 2 computers. Close to the North railway station but a 25 minute walk from the city centre, this makes it very... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beware, or at least phone ahead, they don't seem to bother keeping their booking dot com or hostelbookers sites availability up to date. I had a funny feeling and sure enough it was fully booked, so make sure you don't just blindly book with them through the web.

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Varna, Bulgaria
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice place to stay,when you visit Bucharest.Good location(10 min walking distance from the biggest rail station-Gara de Nord,10 min by bus to the centrum,or the old town),quiet place,so you can rest properly,very very friendly staff(I stay there for only one night,but the receptionist almost convinced me to stay longer,she showed me a map of the city with all the... More

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Sao Bernardo Do Campo, SP
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Friends Hostel is so cozy that it feels like home! Staff is very, very friendly and helpful, with really good tips on the city. Besides that, has a good value for money, is very clean, safe, comfortable, close to the train station, with good WiFi, lockers, two really nice common areas, free tea all day long, towels and linen included... More

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Verona, Italy
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I spent 2 nights in this hostel and it's the best place I've ever stayed so far. The location is perfect, very close to the train station and the historical center of Bucharest. The accommodation are extremely clean and comfortable, breakfast is included every morning, free Wifi. The guys working there are amazing, friendly and very kind they give you... More

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Gaziantep, Gaziantep, Turkey
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

In and out I stayed a whopping 5 nights! Clearly there's a reason and it's the Crew and management. If you planned a million things, or planned nothing, either way here you'll get all the help only a friend could give and I mean everything. The ladies running the house are to date the best and honest hostel caretakers I've... More

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Arboga, Sweden
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I stayed a couple of days at this place and I would mos def go back to this place if I visit Bucarest in the future! On the second floor the hostel has a nice and cozy room with a computer and a projector for watching movies. In the basement a kitchen and a common room. Best of all is... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The staff was absolutely excellent. I left my phone at another hostel and a woman working there went to the train station to pick it up for me! Very helpful and friendly. There's a nice kitchen downstairs and the place is close to the train station. 5/5.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I stayed there without any reservation, I went there 1 day before check in and stay there for 2 nights. The hostel is not luxury but it was comfortable enough to have a good sleep. The staff were very nice, friendly and helpful. They arrange transportation for me to go to HRC Bucharest. They also recommend some nice and cheap... More

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1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Really helpful excellent staff:) they are the best.Also the place is very clean and has a great location 10-15 minutes walking distance to many places and if you don't wanna walk there are many kinds of public transportation.Feels like home if I go there 100 times more I will stay there again! I gotta mention that again BEST STAFF EVER!... More

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Address: Mircea Vulcanescu 114, Bucharest 10818, Romania
Location: Romania > Bucharest
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