Hostel
Transylvania

Address: Str. Iuliu Maniu nr. 26, Cluj - Napoca
Contact: www.hostelcluj.com
Phfone: 0264443266
Mobile phone: +40752418021
 


Transylvania Hostel is a Backpacker Hostel, located in the center of Cluj Napoca near the pricipal touristical points, public institutions and the main restaurants and pubs of the city.
Our cozy hostel provides comfortable accommodation in a friendly and social atmosphere. With our self-service kitchen you can cook up a feast on a budget, and in our common room we sell cheap drinks to keep you refreshed or start off a fun night out. Our staff may even take you out to some of our favorite hotspots.

For couples and guests looking for a little more privacy we offer twin and double rooms that are set apart from the dorms. In these rooms you can enjoy the comfort and solitude of a budget hotel while still having access to all of our shared facilities for the times when you want to socialize.

We also cater to guests traveling together and small, well behaved groups. Our dorms can accommodate 4, 6, or 8 people each, and there is ample common space inside and outside for groups to gather together.

Locating:

The hostel is located on the street that connect two important churches, the Orthodoxe Cathedral (the withe one) and the Catolic Cathedral (the grey one).

References:
From the Railway Station, pass the street and take the 3 or the 4 bus number and descend at the third station at the Orthodoxe Cathedral, the white one. In front of the Cathedral s steps you can see on your left side the Iuliu Maniu Street. By bus, this will take you 15-20 minutes and the same thing by taxi.

By foot, from the Railway Station, take the Horea Street, pass the the bridge from Somes River and follow the Catholic Cathedral. In front of Matei Corvin s statue you can see on your right side the Iuliu Maniu street. You can easily recognise this street because it s starting with two buildings that are the same. Iuliu Maniu Street is also dubbed " The mirror street". By foot, the route takes you about 30 minutes.

Website Propriu: www.hostelcluj.com

We offer:

Up to 56 places,
  Wireless
kitchen with fridge, microwave, toaster
Non-Stop reception

TARIFE
TIP CAMERA PERSOANE       TARIF       TARIF WEEKEND
Room with 2 beds 2 160160 LEI 160160 LEI
Room Double 2 160160 LEI 160160 LEI
Room with 4 beds 4 7575 LEI 7575 LEI
Rooms for Groups 6 6565 LEI 6565 LEI
Rooms for Groups 8 5555 LEI 5555 LEI
Rooms for Groups 8 5555 LEI 5555 LEI
Afiseaza tarifele in: LEI USD EUR




Double Roon 2 pers. 160 RON / room
Twin Room
2 pers. 160 RON / room
4 Bed Dorm  4 pers. 75 RON / Bed
6 Bed Dorm                        6 pers.              65 RON / Bed
8 Bed Dorm 8 pers. 55 RON / Bad

Mathias Memorial House

Mathias Memorial House

 

Matei Corvin House in Cluj Napoca is located on the street with the same name at number 6. Located in old city center, near the Museum Square, at the crossroads: Matei Corvin, Virgil Fulicea, Sextil Puscariu.
 
Matei Corvin Street was transformed into a pedestrian zone, where often are organised exhibitions with objects produced by traditional Romanian and Hungarian small craftsmen.
 

About Matei Corvin House-Cluj Napoca

Matei Corvin House or „Mehffy House”  is a town building in the Gothic style of the fifteenth century (now University of Art and Design” Ion Andreescu “). In this house – inn of the town at that time – was born on the 23 of  February 1443, Matthias Corvinus (Matei Corvin), son of the great ruler of Transylvania, Ioan of Hunedoara. Matei Corvin was the greatest king of Hungary (1458-1490), scholar, patron of the arts, wisdom and law, is mentioned today in songs and legends. In 1467, Matei Corvin exempted the owners of the house where he was born to pay taxes to the city, this privilege is reinforced by the kings and princes that have followed.
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Museums in Cluj Napoca

The Ethnographic Museum - Str. Memorandum 21.
It was founded on June 16, 1922, one of the main museums of our country. The museum has a collection of over 65,000 pieces. Exhibits are organized strictly in a modern design, offering visitors a realistic depiction of material and spiritual culture of the population of Transylvania. In this building took place between 1894-1895 the famous Trial Memorandum, which were written in all European newspapers of the time.



NATIONAL MUSEUM OF HISTORY OF TRANSYLVANIA - Ctin Daicoviciu Street 2
It was founded on November 23, 1859, composed of a rich heritage of 336.130 pieces depicting the history of Transylvania. Here is presented a metallic object found in Aiud in 1973, whose age has been established as minimum 3000 years.



MUSEUM Emil Isac - Str. Emil Isac
It was founded in 1955, a year after his death. Located on the street that bears his name, the museum works in the house inhabited by Isaac family since 1895. The museum includes three rooms. First exposed documents on the life and work of the poet, the second being dedicated to his father Dr. Aurel Isac, lawyer, is the room of the poet, preserved exactly. In this room is an impressive library with about 1700 books in different languages, many of them autographed by the authors

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Trip: Cluj Napoca – Turda Gorges Route, Romania

Turda Gorges is a natural reservation since 1938 and it’s located at 33.9 kilometers from Cluj-Napoca, a distance that can be traveled by car in less than 40 minutes. Turda Gorges is included on UNESCO list, among the most important natural monument in the world. Here, archaeologists found remains of mammals of the Copper Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age.


For the nature enthusiasts who visit Cluj, the route Cluj – Turda Gorges can be a very nice way to spend a full day in the middle of beautiful nature scenery. From the city, the route follows the road DN60 to Turda. From here, it goes on DN1 (E81) immediately after leaving Turda towards Alba-Iulia. The route crosses the villages called Mihai Viteazu and Cheia, from where a paved road leads to the destination.


Turda Gorges is about 1270 m long and occurred as a result of eroding of river Hasdat in Jurassic limestone rock. The maximum height reached by the rocks is 250 m, offering tourists spectacular scenery.


Turda Gorges is located in North of Trascau Mountains, which are in the East side of Apuseni Mountains. This is just one of the other gorges of Trascau Mountains.


Turda Gorges’ points of interest are a number of almost 60 caves in the area, from which the longest one measures 120 m. These caves we used in the past as hiding places from the Tatar invasions. The most important caves are Bats Cave, Oven Cave, Calastur Cave, Big Castle Cave and Hill’s Cave.


Turda Gorges’ landscape consists of high and steep cliffs, rocky dales, sharp ridges, stone towers, arches etc. Flora and fauna of Cheile Turzii comprise over 1.000 species of plants and animals, some of them endangered. These include wild garlic, eagle rock, rock butterfly and many more.


The landscape is completed by Turda Gorges Cottage, located at 1385 m altitude. Built in 1935, the building has a medieval look that’s very attractive for tourists looking to feel closer to nature and history in this special area.


Turda Gorges, due to its beauty, can be included on the long list of Transylvania’s attractions that can be visited departing from Cluj-Napoca. Around this area, tourists can also choose to visit Turda Salt Mine, Potaissa Roman Camp or Felix Baths.


Source: ClujTravel.com
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Forest Hoia in Cluj Napoca

Forest Hoia in Cluj Napoca


In Hoia Forest in Cluj are many green spaces and places where various activities take place annually and events specially designed for mountain bike trail.

The northern slope of Hoia is covered with a mixed forest of hornbeam, corn, hazelnut, wild apple, acacia, oak and so on, with many flowering meadows where regularly take place various concerts.

Hoia is known worldwide for the presence of paranormal phenomena, but they have little scientific basis studied. However, in 1968 one person photographed a UFO. The photo looks authentic, in the opinion of experts.


More about Hoia found on ClujTravel.com

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