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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. Can't fault the location, it's close enough to the old town but not so close you can't get a decent sleep! Beds were comfy and rooms were clean. The bar was very quiet whilst we were here but it is the middle of winter so no real surprise there, I imagine it's more fun down...

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed this hostel it had a pub with lots of local beers to try out, the staff were super friendly and helped me find everything I wanted in the city, the hostel had an atm right at the entrance and the wifi signal everywhere in the hostel, my room was clean and really close to the showers.

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1Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great staff, location and the place is comfortable. I could not ask for something better! It is a big help that the Hostel has a kitchen and there is a big supermarket 2 minutes far... Also the city center is like 5 minutes walking and everything is nearby.

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1Thank Vixy R
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good choice! Great to have an ATM on the doorstep, GIANT jenga, ping pong table, reception bar, and be very close to the supermarket and Old Town! Walking distance to the metro and a number of cafes, bars and shopping centres.

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1Thank O_Fern_TT
Besozzo, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent 5 nights with my boyfriend and other 2 couples . We booked 3 indipendet rooms with private bathroom. The hostel isn't so much cozy, it' s clean but they don' t clean the room every day. The bad thing was when we had shower.. Cold water!! We ask to the reception but they said " If you have...

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1Thank rebecca872016
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

I had a horrible experience with them. Highly unfriendly staff. The water im The shower Goes cold after a short while. The cleaner came early and started pounding and turning the lights on in the morning while people still sleeping. The room heating is poorly. It got quite cold during the night. When I adressed the issues with the reception...

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2Thank Laura E
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The hotel was big and very near to shopping center and to Unirii square, one of the main squares in Bucharest.. Close to Carefour Shopping mall as well.. A lot of cafes and Restuarants and takeaways close by.. The hostel staff can vary depending on who's working.. but generally speaking, are good.. internet access can be bad sometimes. Toilets are...

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Worcester, MA
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Another stay, another great time. Staff was wonderful, location is key as always. Can't ask for a lot more! Perfect location to go visit local monuments and tourist sites, as well as get to the old city center to party all night. Beds were comfortable and the facilities were very clean.

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1Thank mjc89
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

If x hostel was a burger from mc Donalds it would be call the mc average. They advertise having an escape room on site but by the end of my stay it was my room I wanted to escape from. They had no air conditioning like they say, well it's in the room but you have no way of using...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I really enjoyed my stay in Bucharest. Staff are helpful, except one who was impatient with me (Won't name that person) and met volunteers working in the hostel who all were helpful, funny and made sure my stay was spot on. The place is clean and not far from the city centre. It was excellent they served drinks as it...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come join the fun in one of the most centrally located hostels in the city: FACILITIES: - On site pub with local and international spirits and beer. - Ping pong table, giant Jenga, board games, darts. - Our private rooms are hotel-standard with air-con and private bathrooms. - All areas have access to free wi-fi - All rooms are air-conditioned. - With a total of over 18 showers and toilets you will never have to queue here. - We have a bank atm and a bitcoin atm in the building too. - Female only dorms available - We are the biggest hostel in the country so perfect for groups - Kitchen - CLEANLINESS: - All areas are maintained daily by professional cleaners. SECURITY: - We have 24h reception and security on call - Cctv cameras - 2 levels of security: access fobs for the main building doors and keys or rfid cards for the room doors. - The hostel complies to the latest fire code regulations with smoke sensors and detectors. - There is a police station 100 metres away. - All beds have their own locker. We are central, clean and safe! Come find us: we are close to Bucharest's party area and Unirii Square where the shuttle bus from Otopeni airport stops and where the underground (metro) station is. Please note: you cannot bring your own alcohol in our licensed bar - no laundry service available - We are not a party hostel ... more   less 

Additional Information about X Hostel Bucharest

Address: Strada Balcesti 9 | Sector 3, Bucharest 030221, Romania
Region: Romania > Bucharest
Price Range: €12 - €39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — X Hostel Bucharest 1*
Number of rooms: 100
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“It's a wise idea to bring some post-it with you in order to mark your food in the fridge.”
 of 5 bubbles PeppeD380, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you are a woman, prefer the female dormitories- they are nicely decorated and are cleaner.”
 of 5 bubbles zografialep, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you're a group and you want to stay in the same room, insist on separate access cards when you're making the booking.”
 of 5 bubbles Ranam3, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a twin room - it was quiet outside and the air conditioner worked perfectly.”
 of 5 bubbles EagleEye812, 10 May 2016 | Read review
“avoid room 11, bedbugs”
 of 5 bubbles pdn989, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
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