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Umbrella Hostel

339 reviews
Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (5)
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“old town”(34 reviews)
“private room”(11 reviews)
“super close”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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All reviewsold townprivate roomsuper closecommunal areastrain stationother guestsquiet streetnice kitchengreat facilitiescommon roombunk bedsgreat place to stayeastern europeminutes walk awaystaff was very friendly and helpfultea and coffeeenjoyed my stay
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

A very good hostel in Bucharest City. The reception staff are amazing and would go the extra mile if asked for recommendations or help. The room was clean and tidy (private twin room), but the bathroom was not very clean, and the showers need maintenance...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The toilets are too small,there's not enough space. The showers should be renovated.The kitchen and the bedroom were nice though. When I payed for the room the guy at the reception didn't give me the right change,I think he tried to trick me so be...More

Thank Amelia O
Response from Valentin G, Owner at Umbrella HostelResponded 31 October 2017

Hi Amelia, thanks for taking the time to review our Hostel. Our toilets and showers have been recently renovated and everyone else appears to be very happy with the state they are in. If you happen to share the hostel with some guests who do...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

I stayed for 8days in the room of 8 people. There are big private lockers for each person whose capacity is big enough for 2 bag packs. Staffs are kind, friendly and keep our private as well. It was a comfortable stay.

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Very friendly staff with a great atmosphere. Nicely located in the city and with a number of dorms. Super for the independent traveler and a great base from which to explore the area. Easy to get advice re places to visit.

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This hostel combines the magic ingredients of making you feel like you're at home while also being super -organised, efficient and clean. How do they do it? I think by having very conscientious and capable staff who are also wonderful people to talk to. Great...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Price range
US$14 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$14 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"A bit more expensive than the cheapest hostels for a much higher quality."
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"Pack light, large heavy suitcases on the spiral staircase are tricky, but George is willing to help!"
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"I stayed in Room 3 and loved it! Close to both the kitchen and the bathroom, very quiet."
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"get room #3 as it's close to bath and kitchen"
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