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Transylvania Hostel

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Iuliu Maniu no. 26, Cluj-Napoca 400095, Romania
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vilnius, Lithuania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place with friendly staff. Second time staying there and it's still just as good, they go out of their way to show you around the city or go out for drinks and the hostel is clean and comfortable.

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a delightful hotel and lovely large rooms set round a courtyard where if with friends you can meet up before setting out for a night in the city . Within walking distance of the centre and restaurants and bars to suit the tastes of everybody no matter your age the hotel also has a good restuarant where everything... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Wow! What a great experience! The staff is awesome! everyday someone from the hostel takes the guests to do something in the city. And what a great city to be! By far the best city and hostel I've been in Romania!

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

It's not a surprise most people staying at Transylvania hostel end up extending (and sometimes stay about a month). The friendly staff will take you out to a few restaurants and bars every night. The patio is very nice in the summer, the kitchen fully equipped and the beds very comfortable. A great hostel if you want to feel like... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

One of the best places I've ever stayed! The staff is very cool, taking us out to have dinner and for a pub (it's very nice for people traveling alone), the room was cozy and the kitchen and the bathroons were clean. The only bad thing was that one two of three showers were without hot water, so everyone had... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Really great hostel in the middle of cluj napoca. All the staff were so nice and could have spent the whole time just hanging out at the hostel with them! Massive rooms, big, well equipped kitchen, clean bath rooms and a cozy lounge to chill in. Also they organise some kind of outing/dinner/drinks every night so good for solo travellers.

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Vancouver, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We spent three nights at this hostel during our stay in Cluj. It is fairly easy to get to from the train station by a 15 minute bus ride and is located in an area with good shopping and restaurant options. The main square is just a couple blocks away and during our stay there was a wonderful Christmas market... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This is exactly what a hostel is all about: extremely friendly staff, perfect location, super nice amenities (spacious rooms and good hangout places) and every day organized activities. What makes the biggest difference is the staff, they make a huge difference because they are so lovely and caring, all of them! Would definitely stay there again if I return to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Clean good location nice staff Nice garden outside Separate kitchen is big enough to hang out in. I take away 1 star for charging extra for coffee.. yes i know its good coffee but id rather have the option of a simple cup of instant in the morning.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I liked a lot of thing about the hostel. Starting with the joyful an helpful staff, the cool little map they have and the music they play. Then you have the big common room with spacious couches, the large kitchen with most things you'll ever need, the clean bathrooms with nice showers and so on. And then you have the... More 

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