Kismet Dao Hostel

Simply the best valued, cleanest and cheapest hostel in Brasov. Other hostels claim many things but we actually deliver. We will match or beat any Brasov hostel. See it for yourself.

Our staff will give you full information support for every spot of Romania. We know what you need as we are backpackers too: what to see and do, where to stay, how to get there, maps, information, guide books, flyers and bus/trains timetables.

We speak English, French, Italian, Spanish and of course Romanian.

Consider this:

  • Our central location in Old Town means we are conveniently close to everything.
  • 24 hour reception.
  • The hostel is modern, of western standards and wickedly clean.
  • We offer laundry service.
  • An awesome terrace and yard to hang out in.
  • Pet friendly environment-- we love pets!
  • Private and dorm rooms.
  • Modern kitchen and bathrooms-- damn thing even has a bidet.
  • Our lounge has tables and comfy couches to drink and relax, play Xbox 360 and many other games available. Listen to music or watch TV and socialize with unique, interesting people from all over the world and party into the morning.
  • The TV is connected to a DVD player-- over 100 DVDs are available for your enjoyment.
  • We offer the cheapest guided all-day tour of the 3 nearby castles. Other hostels overcharge.
  • Barbeque facilities.
  • Book exchange.

OUR FIRST RULE: NO RULES!
NO LOCK-OUT or CURFEW, noon CHECK-OUT TIME*.

* You are welcome to use the hostel's facilities for the rest of the day.

Upon request, we can arrange:

  • AIRPORT transfer
  • Car RENTAL
  • TOURS anywhere in Romania

For all of those who didn't see our new location or those who are planning to visit us soon, here is a virtual tour of our awesome hostel. Your browser needs a flash player to view the slideshow and panoramic images; the music can be turned off in the bottom right corner.

A new location in the historical center of Brasov
A new location in the historical center of Brasov

As of February 2011, Kismet Dao Hostel moved to a new location on Neagoe Basarab street #8 in the historical center of Brasov. Founded in 2001 we are the first and best hostel in Brasov, committed to providing all our guests with the highest level of quality and reliability in every aspect of your stay with us.

Recommended Blog Post

ProTV story on hostels featuring Kismet Dao

ProTV, one of the leading TV channels in Romania launched in December 1995 and covering 99% of Romania's population, featured Kismet Dao Hostel in a story about the growing popularity of the hostels among Romanians broadcasted nation-wide in January 2011. Please note, the reportage was filmed in the old location of the hostel (which used to be Democratiei 2B in Schei district for almost 10 years).