We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pura Vida Sky Bar & Hostel

$$ - $$$
7 Smardan, Bucharest 030077, Romania
+40 769 088 596
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“old town” (8 reviews)
“aperol” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
7 Smardan, Bucharest 030077, Romania
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (59)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

It is a regular place. Some may say it is even bad looking. The atmosphere is nice but you see it’s on a rooftop of a hostel. So you can spend some time with old friends, but I would not recommend if you want to...More

Thank Matei M
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Live Sound or DJ. Tasty drinks. Always quite packed with people. Go there to enjoy a sunset apero or to enjoy for a while. It is worth to walk/climb up the couple od floors... :-)

Thank GoodFoodLover_1001
Reviewed April 25, 2018

I guess this Sky Bar is popular for hostel-dwellers looking for a good vibe. I was looking for a spectacular view over Bucharest... but did not get that. Due to its location, you can only really see the roofs of the few surrounding buildings, and...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Amazing view and great for sunset. Staff are so, so friendly, helpful and lovely, zazu the pooch is lush! Will come again!

Thank Jack T
Reviewed March 22, 2018

They don't have elevator buuuut the sky bar at the 5th floor is worth every calory that i burned up and down the stairs

Thank Radu R
Reviewed March 21, 2018

The service was very good, the drinks and the accomodation was the best in the heart of the city. The music was very good also. Five stars for them.

Thank Iuliana P
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

This place is absolutely gorgeous. The atmosphere is super cozy but in a luxurious way and that makes you feel so damn good. The view is breathtaking, specially at night. Loved it ! If you go to Old Town, having a cocktail at Pura Vida...More

Thank Vergi B
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

The view is great. On a nice day it was a relaxing place to chill. The waitress however was utterly disinterested and spent the whole time on the phone. Few ingredients for any cocktails apparently (or she couldn't be bothered). A real shame.

Thank Emily007
A TripAdvisor Member
329
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

You have to go up the stairs, which really makes you crave a cocktail. We got there after a jazz event, so they ran out of a lot of things. Not much space, but you have a nice view. Around 7 pm you can see...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

The drinks are pretty bad! We actually tried to drink some known cocktails and they had only some of the ingredients.

Thank Sfarlea N
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 170 hotels in Bucharest
Rembrandt Hotel
1,077 reviews
.01 miles away
Hilton Garden Inn Bucharest Old Town
87 reviews
.06 miles away
Tania Hotel
77 reviews
.09 miles away
Hostel Miorita
33 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Grand Cafe Van Gogh
749 reviews
.01 miles away
Cafe Klein
134 reviews
.01 miles away
St. Patrick Irish Pub & Restaurant
395 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Stavropoleos Church (Biserica Stravrapoleos)
2,134 reviews
.07 miles away
Old Town
3,209 reviews
.07 miles away
Lipscani
1,143 reviews
.02 miles away
BNR Palace
22 reviews
.03 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
winnie h
November 28, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Tudor M | Property representative |
As stated on Facebook, only in the warm months
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$6
Cuisine
Bar
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Smardan, Bucharest 030077, Romania
  • Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Bucharest
  • Phone Number: +40 769 088 596
  • E-mail
Description
This is a wonderful rooftop bar with very good drinks and attracting quite an eclectic crowd. The sunsets are amazing.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;