Overview of Hostel
Retro is the first established youth hostel in Cluj, located in the very Centre of the city. Since 2002 we have been the ideal place to stay for budget travellers, families and groups. We offer quality lodging in a wide variety of rooms (single, double, triple, dorms) with private or shared bathroom
From the airport take bus no. 8 if you arrive anytime between 6 a.m. to 10:30 pm and get off at the last stop on Piata Mihai Viteazul, then ask for Piata Unirii. Late night arrivals need a taxi that shouldn't charge more than max. 30 ron to the Hostel.
Arriving to Cluj main Bus-station it is advisable to walk to the train-station and use public transportation from there to downtown as follows.
If exiting the train-station you can get on tram no.101 and get off at the second stop, then ask for Piata Unirii (Square), or easier, if crossing the street from the trainstation on the far left side bus stop you can get on bus No. 9 that will take you directly to Piata Unirii (Square) (Please buy a ticket before getting on the bus and validate by perforating). Once on Piata Unirii, walk south to Str. Universitatii(University street) and continue on it. Going past the University building -to your left- on the right hand side you'll notice two narrow pedestrian streets, Retro Hostel will be on the second one along the fortified wall called Strada Potaissa at no. 11..
The hostel is located at an easy-to-walk distance to most sights of interest. The Botanical Gardens are just minutes away as well as all the top pubs and restaurants, main Museums. The street the hostel is on has recently received an antique touch when cobblestones were layed to replace the asphalt.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
- single, double, triple rooms, shared rooms from 44 lei / night; - totally equipped kitchen, free for our guests; - free internet access, free WI / FI; - free coffee, free tea; - free maps of the city; - touristic maps of Romania on sale; NEW !! BREAKFAST INCLUDED! NEWEST SPECIAL: SAUNA FOUR OUR GUESTS!!