Hey guys! Looking for a place in Chisinau to chill out and make new friends? So this is the right place for you. We know exactly what you are looking for: we promise we will make our best to make your travel a unique experience.
We have absolutely the best location in the heart of Chisinau. Were right on Armeneasca street in the historical city center. You'll be located within walking distance of all the city action. Were also close to the bus, trolleybus and minibus stops to get around Chisinau.
Tapok is an oasis for backpackers, featuring all the amenities, activities and events that travelers truly want. This includes friendly staff to help you, a fun international crowd to hang out with, cool rooms, a great vibe, weekend events and activities that supply lots of fun for free or very cheap.
This place was just an old yellow house that has been remodeled into a colorfull nice-designed hostel.
Each of our dorms has four-to-eight beds plus two shared bathrooms to escapre queues and a guest kitchen. There are free lockers in every dorm as well as free white linen, towels and free luggage storage. Wooden beds are custom handmade with very comfy mattresses, personal lights, hangers and power sockets. You will feel yourself like at your home and sleep like an angel!
Our outdoor common space is fantastic, featuring a huge, warm and welcoming courtyard that has music, grill, trees and flowers. You can always enjoy your refreshments and a barbeque with sunbathing and cold beer in a cool company.
Relax and get to know your fellow travelers (a fun international crowd) at our free BBQs and gatherings.
There is also a kitchen available where you can cook and have a meal in a favourable atmosphere after a day's sightseeing. There we also have free snacks, coffee, tea, species, cereals, butter and bread.
A free parking for cars and bikes, free calls in Moldova. So tons of freebies for our guests!
All of our rooms are kept very clean according to the high standards of housekeeping.
Stay in touch with those from home using our Internet connection and free Wi-Fi. Also always use our PC for your needs.
Our staff is attentive, positive and open for commuication and helping you with all your questions. They provide you all the necessary information about main turistic attractions, local interesting places and many other. They can help you get any direction you chose to go in our sunny country, just let us know what you want to see and well explain you how to reach it the cheapest way! Here you'll find friendly young atmosphere and homeliness.
Best of all, theres no curfew and no lockout! We gave you your personal key which you can use at any time you arrive back from parties in the city!
Here at the Tapok Hostel, we treat all of our guests like family. We offer a perfect combination of good value, convenience, comfort and hospitality.
Traveling alone or in a group, come to explore the cultural side of Chisinau as well as the night life and the surroundings! Stay with us in Chisinau! You'll be excited!
Cancellation policy: 48h advance notice
Late cancellation or no show – one night charge
Payment upon arrival by cash only
Check in from 12.00 until 22.00
Check out before 12.00
Breakfast not included
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour security
- Airport transfers
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast not included
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Currency exchange
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- Mini Supermarket
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Reading Light
- Safety Deposit Box
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels Included
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Traveling alone or in a group you will have plenty of chances to socialize in our events, parties and nightly group dinners.
Come stay with us in Chisinau!
Please note: Cancellation policy: 48h advance notice; Late cancellation or noshow – one night charge;
Payment upon arrival by cash only; Check in from 12:00 until 22:00 Check out before 12:00
Breakfast not included;
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Our Hostel is on the cross street of Armeneasca and Sciusev, very close to main boulevard Stefan cel Mare. You can\'t miss it!
Address: Armeneasca, 27A
From South Bus station you can take minibus (marshrutka) nr.192 which will take you direct to Tapok Hostel. Just ask driver to stop at the Sciusev str.
If you are at the Central Bus station and have a heavy luggage you should take a minibus nr. 192 from Tighina str. Ask the driver to stop at Sciusev str. and walk 2 blocks down the Sciusev street till Armeneasca str. Here is our hostel! Central Bus station is really close to Tapok hostel, so you can just walk there. It will take you about 10-15 minute.
If you came by train, go out from the railway station and go forward in the direction to the Gagarin boulevard. Turn to the left and walk to the bus stop. From bus stop take a trolleybus nr.1,4,5 or 8 or bus A, 3 or 122. You should get off at the Armeneasca bus stop. From Armeneasca bus stop walk four blocks by Armeneasca street till Tapok hostel.
Another way is to take minibus nr.122 from Gagarin str. and to get off at the intersection Bucuresti - Vasile Alexandri. Walk one block by Bucuresti str. till Armeneasca str., turn to the right and one more block till Tapok hostel.
From North bus station is better to take minibus nr. 178. Ask the driver to stop at Sciusev str. and walk 2 blocks by Sciusev str. till Tapok hostel (intersection Sciusev with Armeneasca str.). You can also take minibus 113. In this case you should get off at the Bucuresti/Tighina intersection. You have to walk one block down by Tighina str. till intersection with Sciusev, turn to the right and walk two blocks till Tapok Hostel. Also you can reach the center by trolleybuses 9 and 13, but first you have to get to Izmail street, because bus stop situated there.
From Chisinau Airport is better to take a taxi which will cost you about 10 euro. If you don\'t want to pay extra money and you arrive in the day time you can use city transport. Take a bus A or 33 from the airport bus stop and go till Armeneasca str. Walk to Tapok hostel from Armeneasca bus stop (it will take you about 5 minutes). Also you can get from airport to city center by minibus nr.165.
The price for trolleybus is 2 moldavian leis, for bus and minibus - 3 leis.
The location is the best possible in the city centre - safe and quiet, although only a 500 meters walk from the bus terminal and 1.5km from central railway station. Most of the city's sights can be found within walking distance and the main street, Stefan cel Mare, is just 200 meters around the corner.