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Kismet Dao Villa

Str. Neagoe Basarab no.8, Brasov 2200, Romania (Formerly Elvis Villa Hostel)
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Ranked #1 of 56 Specialty lodging in Brasov
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Walking into the hostel you're met with an immediate homely vibe. The staff are fabulous - Jo is hilarious and straight away everyone's best friend - the rooms are spacious, beds comfortable and all the services - wifi, breakfast etc - are included

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Bucharest, Romania
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I spent 2 days at the Kismet Dao and I had a very good time. Very laid back place. Big terrace with lots of vegetation. Well equipped and very close to all of the sights. Staff was very nice and helpful. Nicely arranged and they arrange for any tours around Brasov. Highly recommended

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Columbus, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

By far one of the nicest hostels I have ever stayed in. Upon arrival, I thought I was entering a bed and breakfast, the facilities were so nice. Amazing place!!! From the staff to the amenities. Loved every bit of this hostel in a very nice city!

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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I was a part of a huge group that was taking a few days to rest in Brasov. There were 44 of us that stayed at the hostel and it was perfect for our group. There is so much space at the hostel for you to have privacy or work on your computer if needed. The kitchen is well stocked... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We stayed for three nights in the private double room with twin beds. The hostel is nice in a great location for hanging out in Brasov's old town. Probably a 10 minute walk to the historic centre, and there is a grocery store nearby. Hostel has a huge and very clean kitchen, which is always a bonus. Really cool common... More

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Bucharest, Romania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

I was only there for 1 night with some friends, but the staff was friendly and welcomed us even though we arrived late. I picked the hostel based on the fact that it was 5mins walk from a rock concert we were going to see, and therefore we were also gone most of the night. When we came back past... More

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Novi Sad, Serbia
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Awesome awesome crowd of people :) we had so much fun, the rooks were clean and safe... I stayed in the Spring two bedroom and it was so nice and soothing after a night of crazy partying in this awesome city. But what I love most about it are the people working there, that are really friendly, helpful, and even... More

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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Although I only stayed here for one night, i had the most fantastic time. I arrived late on a Saturday, though just in time for the staff to tell me about the free walking tour. The hostel attracted a great, friendly bunch of people. The hostel had the facilities to allow you to spend your evening supping beer and chatting,... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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19 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

We loved our stay at Kismet Dao, as soon as we got there we were welcomed enthusiastically by the staff. They gave us a massive run down on things to do and what we had available at the hostel and as a lovely bonus we were upgraded to a different dorm for no extra cost as someone had extended their... More

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Belgrade, Serbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013 via mobile

I am very satisfied with this hostel.People are great,location is quite good and sorounding is very peaceful.I stayed in "winter room which was nice and clean.But what I love the most are people who work there and beautiful dog they have...highly recommended!

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Address: Str. Neagoe Basarab no.8, Brasov 2200, Romania (Formerly Elvis Villa Hostel)
Location: Romania > Transylvania > Central Romania > Brasov County > Brasov
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites
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