Retro Hostel is located on Potaissa Street, in the historic heart of Cluj, inside the medieval fortification walls. The building is attached to a curtinsegment dating from the fifteenth century, fortification elements such as original shooting holes are still apparent within the location in two quadruple rooms and several common areas.

Potaissa Street is a pedestrian tourist street, accessed by all thoseinterested in recovering the medieval history of this important urban Transylvanian alignment walking along the medieval walls, still visible from one of the many towers of the city, the Shoemakers Tower.The headquarters of the Babes-Bolyai University islocated 300m away, museums, markets and historic churches are found in close proximity.

The Sports Hall, The Stadium and Polivalent Hall are at a distance of 2 km.


55 beds(46 beds+ 4 extra beds)
2 x single room with shared bathrooms next to the room.
2 x double room (double bed), private bathroom. Also rented as a single room with private bathroom.
1 x twin room (2 twin beds), private bathroom4 x twin room with bathrooms in the hallway
2 x triple room, bathrooms in the hallway
2 x quadruple (four beds), private bathroom
1 x quadruple (four beds), private shower, adjacent bathroom
2 x 6-bedded room, bathroom in the hallway

The hostel also offers 2 fully equipped kitchenswhere guests can prepare their own food or store it.

Unlimited tea and coffee is included in the room price throughout the stay.

Refreshments and low-alcohol drinks are available for a fee inside the location.

Many restaurants for all budgets, are located at a distance of less than 10 minutes walk.


- Reception 24/24
- Tourist information, free local maps
- Tea, coffee, high speed WI-FI internet, guaranteed free throughout your stay
- Fully equipped kitchen for guests
- Paid or free sauna for tourists who stay a minimum of 3 days
- Space for socializing with a capacity of 24 seats, equipped with smart TV, a library and pick up with vinyls
- Free storage of luggage after check-out
- Free bicycles for guests, subject to availability
- Rent a car and transport with our own cars, including minivans
- Booking hostels in the country and abroad
- Local guides, travel packages to Transylvania, Maramures, Bucovina, hiking trails, customized packages on request.

Preferential rates and discounts for groups:

Depending on the calendar period, number of people and number of days required for booking, Retro Hostel rates are variable.

Discounts for groups are between 0-20% of the reception price, depending on the elements described above.

Cancellation terms:

We are a small hostel, late cancelation and no-shows really affect our bussines.

Cancellation is free, 30 days before check in.

Cancellation – 15 days before checkin will be charged 50 % of the total amount of the booking.

Cancellation with less than 15 days from check in will be charged 100 % of the initial booking rate.

For any other details please feel free to contact us,

Retro Hostel Team