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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this hostel in the winter and there were very few guests so I had an entire dorm room on the top floor to myself. The wifi didn't work up there but it was very clean and compfy. The hostel is perfectly located in the old town but a bit problematic if you have a car. Besides snow,...

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Poland
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The hostel is situated exactly in the old town, a perfect location for sightseeing in Sighisoara. I payed about 10 euro per person for a two bed room wih a bathroom. It was clean, good standard, hot water, friendly staff speaking good in english. I fully recommend this place, the name says 'hostel' but the standard is waaay better :)

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Monterey, California
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Pros: The location is right in the middle of old town Sighisoara. I had a small private room with a shared bath. The bed was OK. The breakfast was good. The price was undoubtedly good for the area. Cons: I don't think this was really a hostel. There was no place to cook or even heat up water. Their restaurant...

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Bucharest
Reviewed 23 August 2016

It's very nice located in the heart of the old city. Unfortunately this is the only positive thing. The bathroom of the 6 bed room was very dirty and the sheets also. Another bad thing was the personnel which was almost absent. I would not recommend this hostel.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Pretty much everything about my stay was decent, nothing extraordinarily good or bad about it. It was a good location right in the centre, the food at the restaurant is good and well-priced. Wifi works great in the common area but not in the room. Room was clean. Got a set of bunk beds when my reservation was for a...

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Arvada, Colorado
Reviewed 6 June 2016

This place really surprised me! I arrived on a stormy day with a very sore back and not in the best of moods. I also arrived 5 hours early and wasn't able to check in. Inside was a friendly little woman who let me drop off my stuff while I went off to explore a bit. I kept everything in...

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Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend only stayed here for one night on our way to Cluj Napoca. The owner wasn't really being involved, almost disinterested. The room was a bit stale, the mattress was torn but the sheets were clean. I missed the typical hostel atmosphere, it felt more like a pension or motel. For one night it was okay but...

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Kathmandu
Reviewed 31 May 2016

This hostel is in a quirky old house with lively rooms and a great restaurant on the ground floor. In the centre of the old town, it's perfectly located to explore the area. It's just 15 minutes from the railway station and bus station. The hosts speak German, but English too.

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Warszawa
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Owners are just great, at first they want to help, money are less important. It was a pleasure to use their services. I recommend their's food - really good and cheap. Furthermore - great localization.

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Regensburg, Germany
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

I was quite dissapointed by my visit. On the phone people told us one room for one person is 80 Lei, in the end we paid 90 plus breakfast. Not much in Euro eventually, but I prefer the right amount. In my room the shower was leaking as well (just as other people here have mentioned before), water on the...

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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GENERAL INFORMATION: The oldest, privately owned youth hostel in Romania can accommodate up to 80 guests in 18 rooms. It is an ideal location for school trips and students as well as individual travellers and families. The hostel is comprised of three houses which were built in the 18th century and have been renovated in 2001. LOCATION: Located in the heart of the medieval castle in Sighisoara, the hostel is a great base for tours around the city. The clock tower as well as all the other sights can be reached within minutes from the hostel. Also, there are numerous souvenir shops, cafes and museums close by. It takes 6 minutes (by taxi/about 1,50EUR) or 15 minutes (by foot) to get from the local train and bus station to the hostel. SERVICES: We offer free wi-fi, laundry service, daily Romanian newspaper (in German) and a multilingual book exchange. There is the opportunity to store your luggage before/after check-in/check-out. Debit and credit cards are accepted. Please use the public parking lots in the Lower City, if you travel with your own car (5 minutes walking distance). RESTAURANT: There is a restaurant directly connected to the Burg Hostel which serves Romanian as well as international cuisine (vegetarian options are available). The menu is written in Romanian, Hungarian, English and German. Extra option during the summer: Get yourself a scoop of ice-cream at the ice-cream bar right at the hostel. ROOMS: The Burg hostel offers room for up to 80 guests in the following categories: 1 single room 8 double rooms 2 3-bed rooms 2 4-bed rooms 3 5-bed rooms 2 6-bed rooms Most of the rooms have their own bathroom with a shower and a toilet. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: We have a separate conference room (max. 25-30 persons). Further, there is also a common room equipped with a bar where you can play table soccer or table tennis. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Burg Hostel

Address: Str. Bastionului 4 - 6 | Mures, Sighisoara 545400, Romania
Region: Romania > Transylvania > Central Romania > Mures County > Sighisoara
Price Range: $24 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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