Friends Hostel

Mircea Vulcanescu 114, (former Stefan Furtuna), District 1, Bucharest, Romania, 010818

Overall Rating: 88

We are here (24h daily, centrally located, 7 minutes walking from Gara de Nord, in a nice old house), happy to guide you (with free maps and best tips) to discover the Bucharest and Romania of the local people at the best rates for you.


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room


Rating Type
88 Overall
83 Atmosphere
93 Staff
86 Location
90 Cleanliness
86 Facilities
86 Safety
0 Fun
94 Value

Important Information

If you decide to visit Bucharest, you have to consider staying with us at Friends Hostel. You will feel the charm of our friendly house, recently renovated and restructured to offer you all the comfort, enjoy a chat with the other travelers in our warm lounge area or cook your favorite meals in our cozy kitchen. Our lounge is offering you the possibility to enjoy your favorite movies or playing Darts, cards, chess and more... The hostel is located at 7 minutes walk from Gara de Nord - the main Train Station in Bucharest and also at convenient walking distance from the main tourist and leisure destinations: - National Military Museum - 1 min. - Presidential Palace - 5 min. - Botanical Garden - 5 min. - Ceausescu's Palace (Parliament Palace) - 20 min. - Students' Campus - 20 min. (with bars, pubs and clubs) - Good value Restaurant - 2 min. - Pubs and Clubs - 5 to 25 min In case you don't want to walk, there are excellent connections by public transportation. Our staff will be glad to offer you information about the places to visit in town and also map of the city for your help. Please note, very important: *Payment accepted only in cash & local currency (lei= ron =Romanian currency) *check -in 1:00 p.m. *check -out 11:00 a.m PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU READ THE DIRECTIONS SECTIONS