This 5-star hotel is the height of luxury. Overlooking the former Royal Palace and near to the Romanian Athenaeum Hall, this hotel is set right in the heart of Bucharest. The guest rooms are extremely spacious and stylish and come with all the mod cons. There are five stunning restaurants to choose from, so you have plenty of options for your evening meal, and there are four sultry Balinese-inspired bars. The hotel also has a pool, sauna, steam room and gym (for a bit of rest and recoup after a night on the tiles), as well as an outdoor Jacuzzi – perfect for the hot summer nights in Bucharest.
This 4-star hotel is smart, modern and stylish and offers a little bit of luxury to your weekend away. It’s set on Franceza Street in the Old Town, which is the city’s main area for cafes, restaurants and bars. The rooms are sleek and spacious, all with en-suites, WiFi, fully-stocked mini bars (handy when you need hair of the dog) and some have balconies with stunning views of the park. There is a Swiss restaurant on site, Mica Elvetie, with a dynamic menu, but you’ve got plenty options on your doorstep if you fancy venturing further afield.
This 3-star hotel is located in central Bucharest on the Nicolae Balcescu Boulevard, just a few minutes’ stroll from the Old Town, which is packed with cafes, restaurants, bars and clubs and has a reputation for its amazing nightlife. The hotel prides itself on its classic baroque style, so this is a grand option if you and the boys are looking for a bit of old-school sophistication on your stag weekend. The guest rooms are spacious and stylish, with TVs, complimentary WiFi, mini bars and room service, and a swish restaurant also serves a wide range of continental and traditional Romanian breakfasts.
This bright and modern hotel is set right in the heart of Bucharest, just a few minutes’ walk from the Old Town, where you will find endless cafes, restaurants and bars, as well as some of the city’s major tourist attractions. The guest rooms are smart and contemporary, with TVs, complimentary WiFi, tea and coffee-making facilities and mini bars – and for a touch more sophistication, all the rooms have en-suites with Jacuzzis. There’s a bar on-site if you want to get the night started before you leave the hotel and a breakfast buffet that is served every morning until 10am.
This 3-star hotel has a traditional and homely feel and offers you comfort and class in Bucharest. The guest rooms are spacious and stylish, with tea and coffee-making facilities and mini-bars, and room service is available too. There is a bar on-site if you want to have a drink before getting stuck into the nightlife, with a drinking terrace open in the summers – which get pretty scorching over there. A continental breakfast is served in the mornings, but you’ll have to stretch your legs and venture out for your evening meal – though you’ve got endless options to choose from.
This hostel is located in the heart of the Old Town, just around the corner from the hustle and bustle of cafes, restaurants and the city’s lively nightlife. There are several dorm-style rooms available, each with 6-10 beds, but smaller rooms with en-suite bathrooms are on offer too, if you’d like a bit more privacy. You could also opt for a room with a view, with some boasting balconies overlooking the picturesque Dambovi?a River and the Palace of Justice. There are two fully-equipped kitchens and barbecue facilities on the roof terrace, but your breakfast is included if you’re feeling too fragile to flash your culinary skills.
This modern and contemporary hotel is just a short walk from Unirii Square – one of the largest central squares in Bucharest. Here you will find a wide selection of bars, pubs and clubs and the square also has fantastic transport links if you are looking to head further afield. There are several dorm-type rooms available, but you can opt for a single or double room if you are looking for a little more privacy. This hostel also boasts two escape rooms, so if you fancy cracking a few codes and puzzles on your stag weekend, a la Crystal Maze, then this is the hostel for you.