About this listing
With us you can have the privacy of a comfy double room and the communal experience based on people and social interaction of a hostel all in one. The spirit of Bucur's Shelter is cool and vibrant, a place to feel at home and meet fellow travelers
Bucur's Shelter is a cozy, home-style, first traditional Romanian hostel in the heart of Bucharest, a spot to enjoy the Romanian hospitality, food and atmosphere, you'll be truly captivated by the spirit and the communal experience based on people and social interaction.
Friends of the hostel share a comfy lounge, a fully equipped communal kitchen, and a spacious dining room where they can enjoy their morning coffee, take a meal together, trade stories and travel tips, or just relax and enjoy their time. We have free WiFi, tea & coffee, a basic breakfast and a big courtyard.
The private double shelter features a big bed, a seating area and free towels. The guests have access to a shared bathroom and shower. Free welcome drink, candies, biscuits and hugs are guaranteed :)
This room has a capacity of one extra bed subject to availability. You can request this through direct communication with us and if possible it will be done with a surcharge.
Interaction with guests
We are here most of the time, always eager to help, recommend where to go and what to do :)
Located in the center of the city in Unirii neighborhood, our hostel is an easy walk to many local attractions, 7 minutes to Old Town and Victory Avenue, 10 minutes to the Palace of the Parliament, Carol Park and Universitatii Square, 5 minutes to Unirii metro stop, which connects you to all areas of the city.
Step around and you will find the cafes, nightclubs and pubs that give Old Town its reputation as one of the hotspots for nightlife in Bucharest. With easy access to all of Bucharest by foot and nearby bus lines and metro, we are certain you will find Bucur's Shelter a great place to set out from in the morning and a relaxing place to return to at night.
From the Airport: Take bus 783 from the airport Otopeni and get off at Unirii 2 stop (which is also the last stop on the route). The bus 783 circulates 24 hours per day with a frequency of one bus every 40 minutes during night time (22.30 – 5.30) and one bus each 20 minutes during daytime. You have to purchase a 2 way ticket which costs 7 lei, aprox. 1.5 euros. You can find the kiosk in front of Arrivals Terminal, working hours: every day from 06:00 to 20:30.
At Unirii 2 stop get out off the bus, walk to your right straight for about 400 m on Bd. Dimitrie Cantemir until 1st big crossroad (it's a big clock in the intersection), go left on Bulevardul Mărășești, walk for about 100 m, at the first zebra crossing, after Hotel Dalin, go right on Cuza Voda street, then take the first street to the left, at Bucur no. 21 you'll find a big courtyard. Come in, we are at the green building on your left :)
From the Trainstation (Gara de Nord):
Go to “Gara de Nord 1" subway station and get on the Yellow Line going to Pantelimon. At the 7th stop get off the train at Unirii Square (Piața Unirii) and take a right and get out of the subway station. As you're climbing the stairs to get out, keep walking straight for about 400 m on Bd. Dimitrie Cantemir until 1st big crossroad (it's a big clock in the intersection), go left on Bulevardul Mărășești, walk for about 100 m, at the first zebra crossing, after Hotel Dalin, go right on Cuza Voda street, then take the first street to the left, at Bucur no. 21 you'll find a big courtyard. Come in, we are at the green building on your left :)
If you somehow get lost, take a taxi (be sure to take a good one) and give them our phone number. We will explain them how to take you to the hostel.
Our reception is open from 8:00 till midnight but we are here most of the time. If you will be arriving outside of reception hours, please make sure to contact us. For a good planning we would like to know your arrival time.
Check in: at any time during reception hours, or contact us before. Rooms are ready by 14:00 pm
Check out: before 11:00
Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.
Day dreamer. Traveler. Explorer. I like sunrises, green color, happy people and butterflies. I believe that the world is good and more beautiful when you look upside down :)