X Hostel Bucharest

Strada Balcesti, 9, Bucharest, Romania, 030221

Overall Rating: 88

X Hostel Bucharest welcomes you with a FREE drink* in our hostel bar. An excellent way to break the ice and make new travel buddies. We are the only hostel in the world with real life Escape Room games, come play! :)

Special features include: 2 Escape Rooms No curfew, no lock-out Unlimited free hot showers Long term stay deals Card access All rooms air-conditioned Free strong wireless connection Hotel standard rooms as well as large cheaper dorms High security in all dorms with key cards access Book swap & Games Multilingual super friendly staff Owned and operated by experienced travelers Pub - Cheap Prices Please note that our reception is open from 8 A.M. to 2 A.M. For check-in or check-out outside those hours you are required to notify our reception office in advance. Payment is strictly on arrival and can be made in RON either cash or credit.


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Wake-up calls
  • Bar(s)
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area


Rating Type
88 Overall
87 Atmosphere
92 Staff
91 Location
87 Cleanliness
87 Facilities
84 Safety
0 Fun
92 Value

Important Information

Welcome drink*. We are the only hostel in the world with real life Escape Room games: your team is closed in a room with riddles, puzzles to solve and gadgets to use in order to get out within 1 hour. Be a mix between Sherlock Holmes and MacGyver to win the challenge! An excellent way to break the ice and make new friends We have an fun hostel bar with ping pong table, giant Jenga, and darts. We have daily events making it easy to mingle and we organize the only proper pub crawl in the city. You can expect a FREE welcome drink*, daily Events and Specials. We're very central, just a short walk from Unirii Square, the last stop of the airport shuttle. We're ideal for anyone who wants to walk through the historic center, drink in one of the many pubs and clubs of the old town, and have easy access to public transport to anywhere else in the city. We also have a great selection of rooms to fit any budget: small to large sized dorms, private en-suites twins, doubles & triples all with super comfy beds and air conditioning. We have 21 showers and toilets so you`ll never have to queue. This really is a city worth exploring, so come be part of the X Hostel Family. *0,33 draught beer 8 and 9pm at our pub