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Friends Hostel

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  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

I stayed in Friends for couple of nights and i had lovely stay. Enough space in the room, fast internet and convenient location made my stay even better. Girls are nice and happy to help any time. Even ordering taxi at 4am :D Kichten corner...More

Thank Lubica B
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for one night upon arrival in Bucharest. Relatively easy to find from Gara du Nord. The staff were fairly nice but not overly helpful, as though we were the 100th people to arrive that day. Hostel was clean. Breakfast was cereal and toast,...More

Thank Kristine D
Reviewed June 18, 2017

My friend and I arrived at the hostel really early in the morning, after the sleeper train from Chisinau. The location is really convenient for this, as it is only about 5-10 minutes' walk from the main train station, though slightly less convenient to get...More

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Response from Vera D, Manager at Friends HostelResponded June 22, 2017

Thank you for the detailed and positive evaluation you shared! <3

Reviewed June 6, 2017

The following review is first of all relevant to other travelers. People spending money and their free time in the hostel have to be respected and properly informed of what they are confronted in the hostel. I fully agree this review is the most relevant...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2017

Good location (very close from the main railway station) but the place isn't particularly clean, the receptionists either sleep at night and one cannot wake them or they have a party with some guests and don't care about loud music and noise.More

Thank Olya P
Response from Vera D, Owner at Friends HostelResponded May 16, 2017

We are sorry that your experience wasn't as good as we know it can be and most of the time it is. Cleanliness is sometime hard to maintain when is raining and we don't manage to sweep the floors often enough. But now the rains...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
$13 - $19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$13 - $19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hotel & Grounds (27)
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"Choose room with less beds- they are upstairs and you will have nice peace and quiet there"
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"Very good hostel"
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"It's a very noisy hostel"
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"I've stayed in a shared room in the first floor, next to the reception. It was a comfortable dorm, with 8..."
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