Top 12 Places To Stay In Bucharest's Old Town - Updated 2024

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Nestled in the heart of Romania, Bucharest seamlessly marries history and modernity, creating an irresistible destination. Embark on enriching tours to unveil the city’s hidden gems, or indulge in Bucharest’s vibrant nightlife at its captivating bars and clubs. The Old Town itself fuses history and vitality, as cobblestone streets lead to quaint cafes, architectural wonders, and an invigorating ambiance. And if you want to get the most out of it, you’d better try and find a place to stay near the most famous attractions. That won’t be a problem because, on the streets of Old Town, you can find plenty of hotels, rentals, or hostels available. Read on to find our list of the top places to stay in Bucharest’s Old Town.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 04, 2024.


1. Moxy Bucharest Old Town (from USD 128)

Select from a variety of rooms at this hotel in Bucharest’s Old Town, each catered to your tastes and featuring complete air-conditioning for your utmost comfort. Start your day at the fitness center to invigorate your body and mind. Unwind at the evening bar or in the bright, expansive lounge featuring a captivating video wall.

Experience the innovative ‘Plug and Meet’ spaces, equipped with seating, presentation-ready TVs, and large writable walls. Accessibility features including emergency cords, grab rails, and wheelchair adaptability ensure a comfortable stay. Pets are welcome too, though charges may apply. With nearby attractions including Cismigiu Gardens, the National Museum of Art of Romania, and the Palace of the Parliament, your adventure begins right outside your door.

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Moxy Bucharest Old Town

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Doamnei Street no:17-19
971 meters (0.7 ft) from The Romanian Athenaeum

Pets allowed Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Terrace Non-smoking rooms Business centre Facilities for disabled guests

2. The Mansion Boutique Hotel (from USD 75)

Mansion Deluxe

This lodging in Bucharest is located on French Street (Strada Franceza) in a historical building that was restored recently. The rooms are decorated in various styles and themes, and you can choose which one suits you better. As expected, you will have access to free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV, and a luxurious private bathroom.

In a less than 10 minute walk, you can visit the National Museum of Romanian History, Unirea Shopping Center or even the Cişmigiu Gardens.

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The Mansion Boutique Hotel

Address: Strada Franceza 11
1.26 km (0.8 mi) from The Romanian Athenaeum

3. La Fattoria Boutique Hotel

The area surrounding this property is great for every type of tourist ranging from nightlife lovers to art and history fans. You can either relax while having a drink at the on-site bar or choose to visit the many nearby attractions. The hotel also offers an airport shuttle, free Wi-Fi, and family rooms.

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Old Town Boutique Hotel

Address: Strada Sepcari 12-14, Bucuresti
1.28 km (0.8 mi) from The Romanian Athenaeum

Bucharest Tour Guide

Crinu Ivan

Crinu Ivan

I have been a registered national guide since 2018 and I have provided over a hundred local tours in Bucharest. At least a dozen trips to different areas of Romania such as Transylvania, Dobrogea, or the seaside. Looking forward to going on tours with you!

4. Hotel Europa Royal (from USD 148)

With more than 90 rooms, Europa Royal Hotel is one of the best places to stay in Bucharest and provides easy access to numerous bars and restaurants from the Old Town. The rooms are fully equipped for a decent stay, and if you’re lucky enough, you can get a room on the 4th floor. From here, you can take excellent photos of Unirii Square and Hanul lui Manuc, a beautiful hotel building.

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Europa Royale Bucharest

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Str. Franceza 60
1.37 km (0.9 mi) from The Romanian Athenaeum

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace Non-smoking rooms

Vacation rentals

5. Renovated studio with spectacular views (from USD 59)

Experience the epitome of urban living at this apartment rental in Bucharest, perched on the sixth floor of a stylish building. This meticulously renovated studio is located right at the heart of the city. The well-appointed bedroom boasts a snug double bed, while the fully equipped kitchen caters to your culinary desires. Gaze in awe at the panoramic vista over Universitate Square and the iconic Intercontinental Hotel from your cozy balcony.

Unwind under the walk-in shower’s soothing jets of water and relish the convenience of amenities such as WiFi, HDTV with Netflix, and a dedicated workspace. With free parking onsite, a metro station at your doorstep, and the vibrant Old Town just steps away, adventure beckons. Explore eclectic shops, savor local flavors at neighboring restaurants, and embrace the city’s pulse from this exquisite haven.

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București, Municipiul București, Romania
883 meters (0.6 ft) from The Romanian Athenaeum
308 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was beautiful and fully equipped
clean cozy and with a nice view from the balcony
the bed is super comfortable
adrian’s apartment is the perfect place to book for a getaway in bucharest
super clean and very comfortable
the room was clean and well decorated
the apartment was clean
lovely clean and cosy place very bright
the apartment was clean and spacious with a great shower and very comfortable bed
the host was a great comunicator
adrian was very responsive from the moment we booked until the moment we checked out
adrian is an amazing host
adrian was very kind and helpful
adrian was really helpful and friendly
very nice apartment in a superb location
fantastic location on the edge of the old town
great location great instructions great stay
it was easy to find and well located within walking distance of the old town
in a great area in the city center itself and close to everything
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6. Renovatio Old City Heart Studio (from 205 RON (48 USD))

Old Town Studio

If you’re looking for a cheaper place to stay in the old town, a studio like this would be the right choice. This apartment is a less than three minute walk away from the National Museum of Romanian History, the Stavropoleos Church, the Platinum Casino, and other pubs and shops.

Renovatio Old City Heart Studio

Address: Tonitza 11, floor 4, apartment 12, Sector 3, 030111 Bucharest, Romania (see map)

Price: from 205 RON (48 USD)

Number of Guests: 2

Access: 1 minute walk from Piața Națiunilor Unite Bus Station

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7. Calea Victoriei Apartment (from 251 RON (58 USD))

Located only 800 m (0.5 mi) from Palace of the Parliament, on the edge of the Old Town of Bucharest, we find this luxurious accommodation. It provides air-conditioned rooms, free Wi-Fi, a seating area, a kitchen with a microwave and a toaster, and a flat-screen TV. The apartment is located at less than 4 minutes from Dambovita River, Stavropoleos Church, and the Bucharest Financial Plaza.

Calea Victoriei Apartment

Address: Calea Victoriei 1-5, ap. 2, sector 3, 030021 Bucharest, Romania (see map)

Price: from 251 RON (58 USD)

Number of Guests: 4

Access: 3 min walk to Piata Natiunilor Unite Bus Station

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8. Antique Hostel

The Antique Hostel is located on the shore of Dâmbovița River and you can admire it from your room’s balcony. From this hostel you are very close to Old Princely Court, Unirii Square, and the Old Princely Church. You can also wander around the nearby streets for pubs and souvenir shops.

The hostel provides private rooms with shared bathrooms and also shared bedrooms with 8 or 10 beds.

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Antique Hostel

Address: Splaiul Independentei, Nr. 2A
1.32 km (0.9 mi) from The Romanian Athenaeum

9. Little Bucharest Old Town Hostel

Most of the previous properties were on the edge of the old city, but this one is in the heart of it. Cobblestone paved streets surround the hostel, which has great views from its windows. Each room has free Wi-Fi with a shared bathroom. You can find a flat-screen TV, books, and sofas in the shared living room and also the kitchen is fully equipped, allowing you to prepare your own meal.

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10. Vogue Hostel (from USD 11)

Vogue Hostel

In the same cobblestoned area of the Old Town as Little Bucharest Bar and Hostel, we find Vogue Hostel. It offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi, cable TV, and a shared bathroom. For breakfast and other meals, you have lots of options within a 50 m (164 ft) radius, because the Old Town of Bucharest is full of pubs, restaurants, and shops.

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Vogue Hostel

4.15 User Rating

Address: Str. Gabroveni nr.2, Sector 3
1.14 km (0.8 mi) from The Romanian Athenaeum

11. Avalon Accommodation (from USD 48)

The Avalon Accommodation offers an entire apartment with two bedrooms, a modern kitchen, air conditioning, and free Wi-Fi. The kitchen has a coffee machine, cleaning products, kitchenware, a microwave, and a refrigerator. Nearby, you have the Carturesti Carusel bookshop, the University of Bucharest, and the National Theater.

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12. RedBed Accommodation (from USD 48)

 Premium Apartment- RedBed Self-Catering

The property is located on the edge of the Old Town, and you have access to the main boulevard from the building. Less than 1 km (0.62 mi) away you will find the National Museum of Art, the Cișmigiu Gardens, and all the tourist attractions of the Old Town of Bucharest.

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Old Town Premium Apartment by MRG

Wifi Available

Address: Strada Ion Nistor, Nr.2
794 meters (0.5 ft) from The Romanian Athenaeum

Parking Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Babysitting/child services Casino Free parking Internet services Lift

Bucharest's Old Town: a place for every budget

As you can see from the above listings, finding an affordable place in the Old Town of Bucharest isn’t that hard. This beautiful city has many hostels, accommodations, apartments, and hotels suitable for every budget, ranging from 7 USD (~30 RON) to 150 USD (~633 RON) per night.

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