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Umbrella Hostel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Great place , very friendly staff and cool hostel , close to all the shop and the bar which is pretty cool if your young and wild and free, ask the staff if you want something and they will do every possible thing to satisfied you , a very COOL place

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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

The hostel is small, clean und well organized. The WC and showers are a bit to small. But the interior is fresh and young like the poeple there. Per foot you can reach the old town in 20 minutes. And in the region are markets und restaurant, also bars und clubs.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I love this hostel. Anda, Paul and there was another guy I didnt his name was very helpful and friendly. Location is awesome too. Walking distance to the metro, restaurant,cafe and some places of interest. The only thing I dont like about this hostel, is the spiral stairs. That kind of stairs didnt serve any purpose.

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Rincon, Georgia
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Comfortable, safe and friendly. Only drawback is no breakfast. Supermarket is close by to buy food. Definitely would stay here again.Good location for tours of the city. Staff is most helpful in making reccommendations for tours.

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München
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I really liked it a lot. It is a great hostel. Everyone's friendly, helpful, warm and welcoming. The rooms are tidy and clean. Interesting meetings in the kitchen included. Thanks guys for a pleasent stay.

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Tunis, Tunisia
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I was two times in a row in Bucharest in summer 2016. First time, i came after a business trip. I liked the place and the personnel is very kind and helpful. Plus, it's in a very calm part of the city center and free Wifi! Second time I was in Bucharest with my girl friend. It was her first...

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Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I don't usually write reviews but felt like I had to for this place because it really felt like a home more so than a hostel. One of the cosiest places I've ever been to. The kitchen was very well equipped and common area was very welcoming. Came here solo and made friends quickly. Highly recommend to anyone.

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Yangshuo County, China
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Really comfortable hostel, good value for money especially with the kitchen set-up they have and the nice outdoor area. Located in a super nice part of Bucharest, with access to all you might need within 5 minutes . The hostel is decorated tastefully, managing to keep traditional romanian style decor; i've spent a few days during wither, so it made...

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Marburg, Germany
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I've been staying in many hostels for the past 8 months, and Umbrella hostel has been one of the best, cosiest and most well equipped hostels that I've ever stayed in! Staff were absolutely lovely, rooms and toilets were clean, which are what essentially makes up a good hostel. But, I had a horrible experience with one of the guests...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a night. We walked here from the train station. The hostel staff were friendly and inviting. It was clean and comfortable. We would definitely stay here again. There is a welcoming common area with cooking facilities and a computer. There was also a washing machine and dryer.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Umbrella Hostel is located in one of the few areas in Bucharest from where you can walk to any of the city’s points of interest. The building itself is a 1920s professionally restored house, with a capacity of 32 beds, arranged in 6 double/triple rooms, one 4 bedroom and two 8 bedrooms. We have a beautiful outdoor terrace which can accommodate all of our guests at once.. Free WIFI, free HDTV, Breakfast Not Included. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Umbrella Hostel

Address: General Christian Tell 21, Bucharest, Romania
Region: Romania > Bucharest
Price Range: €11 - €33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“get room #3 as it's close to bath and kitchen”
297edd, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not the room next to the entrance ;)”
walid_akrout, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had the double room with private bathroom, and we just booked a shared bathroom one”
the_marcco, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all room are very comfortable”
V707YEjaneh, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not sure what this box for so shall just say thanx to the staff.x”
bugsyM, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
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