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Explorers Hostel

Luigi Cazzavillan Number 21, Sector 1, Bucharest 010785, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014
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Breckenridge, Colorado
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I have stayed in a few hostels in Bucharest, and they have all been nice, but there are two things I especially liked about Explorers Hostel. First, the location was perfect. It is about halfway between the train station and the old town, so it's easy to get to and easy to go everywhere you want to go after you... More

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Clean, free wifi and breakfast, great bathrooms... can't go wrong. Walking distance to Old Town and the train station. Christian and Rodney had directions, maps and recommendations for any request. We stated in the four-bed unit and had plenty of space. Do it to it, Lars!

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Staying in Explores Hostel is really a wonderful experience for me. It's very cheap, only $25-35 Lei a nigh with free breakfast, fast & free WIFI internet access. The room is very clean and the bed is very comfortable to sleep on. It's in a good location where you can walk to most places. All the staff in Explores hostel... More

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Bucharest, Romania
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

..enter the hostel's lobby, that on some evenings seems to be the living room of a colourful international family rather than a hostel's reception room. You can book private rooms as well as cheap dorms, use the kitchen and get to know the friendly staff, who invest a lot of personal energy aaand multicultural spirit in that place. Also in... More

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

The hostel is nice and spacious and clean, conveniently located near the center and the train station and even nearer a nice park. There's a common kitchen. The owners and staff are friendly. It's also quite cheap.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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19 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We only stayed at Explorers for 2 nights but they were very happy ones! The owners are very friendly and helpful, giving us advice on travel, sites and more. The directions we got with our confirmation email got us easily from the rail station without having to resort to a taxi (a poor couple that weren't as lucky got charged... More

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The world
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

My friends and I stayed here for just a few days. The hostel staff was excelling in providing to us all the information we needed in this wonderful little version of Paris. The kitchen has everything you need, and the bathrooms were much bigger than your average hostel bathrooms as well.

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Limerick, Ireland
14 reviews 14 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

+ Explorers hostel in Bucharest is one of the better hostels I've come across on my travels. Located in quite part of city. Centre is in walking distance. Gare de Nord 15 Minutes walk. Spacious with plenty of room in common areas. Kitchen has everything you need to cook with. Free Coffee. Dorms and linen are clean. Hint: It's easy... More

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Melbourne, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed at explorers for 3 weeks. The hostel is in a nice part of the city, only a short walk to the Old Town and all the main attractions yet away from busy streets so it's nice and quiet at night. The owners are a young Romanian couple who are super friendly and always happy to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

Great value for money in a central location. Very clean. Fully stocked kitchen to cook meals in. Very helpful staff who happily highlights key areas and sights to see. Comfortable fresh beds. Would come back here for sure.

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Address: Luigi Cazzavillan Number 21, Sector 1, Bucharest 010785, Romania
Location: Romania > Bucharest
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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We have it all !! Good location in the center of Bucharest, near a beautiful park, valuable information, friendly people, maps of the city, comfy beds, clean rooms & bathrooms, bike rental.Important attractions of the city are within walking distance from the hostel:Palace of the Parliament - 1.2kmAtheneum& National Art Gallery - 0.8 kmLipscani area(main area with bars and pubs) 1.4 kmCismigiu Garden (historical park in the city center)- 0.3 KmPrices between 7 to 14 euro.Facilities:*private bathroom for every room/ every room has it`s own bathroom* free linen.At check-in you will find the beds already made with fresh, clean linen* free internet access (wi-fi )* free towels* free map of the city* free luggage storage* hot showers all the time* discount for more than 3 days booked* laundry service* big safe lockers in the rooms* breakfast* 24 hours reception* bike rental* tours of the city (on request)* English & Spanish speaking staff* pub crawling on weekends* reading lamps*no curfew ... more   less 
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