Intercontinental Hotel - Bucharest

Blvd. Nikolae Balcescu 4, Bucharest, Romania, 010051  show map
 5 stars
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Intercontinental Hotel - Bucharest

 Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Verified Reviews:

  • Comfortable beds - Good spa - Parking was expensive - Too overpriced
  • Very nice gym - Decent restaurant - Good club lounge - Efficient concierge staff
  • Close to restaurants - Rooms are well appointed - Marble bathroom - I would return
  • Location is very central - Close to the metro - Breakfast was ok - No wifi
  • Fantastic hotel - Rooms are great - Service very good - Pool has a fantastic view

Overview

Featuring a casino, an indoor heated pool and a spa center, Intercontinental Hotel provides 423 rooms with a panoramic view of the city. The hotel opened in 1998 and remains an example of classical architecture in Bucharest ever since.

Guests will appreciate spectacular location of the hotel, placed near monuments, the palace and theaters as well as embassies and exhibition centers. The property is set 10 minutes' walk from Palace of the Parliament, Romanian Athenaeum and Cismigiu Gardens.

This exclusive hotel boasts close proximity to parks.

University subway station is just 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. The hotel is located within 15 km distance of Henri Coanda International airport.

Rooms

Beautiful rooms feature free Wi-Fi, a balcony, music system, a minibar and a private safe. They also comprise en suite bathrooms appointed with a bathtub, a bidet and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

Every day a deluxe breakfast is served in the dining room. Dishes of Italian cuisine are served in the traditional restaurant. The hotel invites guests to the Intermezzo Piano bar to relax with a drink.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of EUR 20 per person per night. 

Services

The on-site limousine rentals are also provided.

Relax

Offering a sauna, a health club and a solarium as well as Turkish steam bath and reflex massage, the hotel ensures a pleasant stay.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at EUR 16 per day.

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at EUR 23 per day.

The staff at the hotel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Russian.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   22.  Number of rooms:   257.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Live entertainment
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Barbeque grills
  • Sun terrace
  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Kitchen facilities

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Pillow top mattress
  • Pillow menu
  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Blvd. Nikolae Balcescu 4, Bucharest, Romania, 010051

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City Center
  • Bucharest
    400 m
Airports
  • Henri Coanda International (OTP)
    15.0 km
Train Stations
  • Metro Stop North Railway Station
    2.4 km
  • The North Train Station
    2.4 km
Underground stations
  • University
    200 m
  • Unirii Square
    1.0 km
Restaurants
  • Caru' cu Bere
    660 m
  • Modigliani - Pasta e Carne (cuisine: Italian, Contemporary)
    60 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    22
  • Number of rooms:
    257

Hotel Awards

RomanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBucharestIntercontinental

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Romania

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 30 m²
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    Superior Room
    Bed type: 1 Super King-size bed
    Size: 32 m²
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    • Private bathroom
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      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 64 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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        Bed type: 1 Super King-size bed
        Size: 32 m²
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        • Private bathroom
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Intercontinental Hotel - Bucharest Bucharest location
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            Hotel Address:

            Blvd. Nikolae Balcescu 4, Bucharest, Romania, 010051

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Bucharest
              400 m
            Airports
            • Henri Coanda International (OTP)
              15.0 km
            Train Stations
            • Metro Stop North Railway Station
              2.4 km
            • The North Train Station
              2.4 km
            Underground stations
            • University
              200 m
            • Unirii Square
              1.0 km
            Restaurants
            • Caru' cu Bere
              660 m
            • Modigliani - Pasta e Carne (cuisine: Italian, Contemporary)
              60 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2006
            • Number of floors:
              22
            • Number of rooms:
              257

            Hotel Awards

            RomanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBucharestIntercontinental

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Spa Hotels in Romania

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            Intercontinental Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Bucharest National Theater TNB - 100 m
            • Odeon Theatre - 300 m
            • Bulandra Theatre - Toma Caragiu Hall - 500 m
            • State Jewish Theater - 1.0 km

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 300 m

            Places of interest

            • Casino Bucharest - InterContinental - 100 m
            • Ministry of Health - 200 m
            • Colțea Hospital - 300 m
            • Platinum Casino - 600 m
            • Caru' cu Bere - 600 m
            • Casino Partouche - Athenee Palace Hilton - 600 m
            • Old Princely Court - 700 m

            Convention centers

            • Old Town - 500 m

            Shopping areas

            • National Museum of Art - 600 m
            • Romanian National History Museum - 700 m

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • University Square - 100 m
            • Stavropoleos Church - 600 m
            • The Old Princely Church - 700 m
            • Yeshoah Tova Synagogue - 900 m

            Stadiums

            • Bucharest Financial Plaza - 600 m

            Museums

            • Gradina Icoanei Park - 600 m
            • Ion Voicu Park - 800 m
            • Cismigiu Gardens - 900 m

            Parks

            • Gradina Cismigiu - 900 m

            Business areas

            • Cocor Luxury Store - 700 m

            Underground stations

            • University - 100 m
            • Unirii Square - 900 m

            Public parking

            • University of Bucharest - 200 m
            • Romanian Athenaeum - 600 m

            Local attractions

            • George Enescu Museum (Muzeul George Enescu) - 1.7 km
              Calea Victorei 141, Bucharest
            • National Museum of Contemporary Art - 1.9 km
              Str. Izvor, nr 2-4, Bucharest
            • Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History - 2.3 km
              Sos. Kiseleff nr. 1, Bucharest
            • Bucharest National Opera House - 1.8 km
              70-72, Mihail Kogalniceanu Boulevard, Bucharest
            • National Military Museum Bucharest - 1.9 km
              Str Mircea Vulcanescu 125-127, Bucharest

            Near the hotel

            • University Palace - 160 m
              Universitatii Square, Bucharest
            • Biserica Sf. Nicolae - Cretulescu - 420 m
              Str. Ion Ghica no. 9, Bucharest
            • Cercul Militar (CCA) - 500 m
              1, Constantin Mille St, Bucharest
            • The National Museum of Art of Romania - 540 m
              Calea Victoriei no. 49-53, Bucharest
            • Chamber of Deputies (Palatul Parlamentului) - 320 m
              BucharestRomania
            • Old Town - 500 m
              BucharestRomania
            • Stavropoleos Church (Biserica Stravrapoleos) - 530 m
              Strada Stavropoleos, Bucharest

            Restaurants nearby

            • Caru' cu Bere - 660 m

              Address: Str. Stavropoleos 3
              Phone: 021-313.75.60

              67% likes this, based on 1362 reviews

            • Club InterContinental Lounge - 60 m

              Address: 4 Blvd Nicolae Balcescu

              69% likes this, based on 11 reviews
              Cuisine: Romanian

            • Le Bistro Menuet - 60 m

              Address: 12-14, Nicolae Golescu Str.
              Phone: 0724838272

              79% likes this, based on 14 reviews
              Cuisine: French, International
              Price Range: GBP 5 - GBP 16

            • Modigliani - Pasta e Carne - 60 m

              Address: 4 Blvd Nicolae Balcescu
              Phone: +40(0)21 3102020

              88% likes this, based on 58 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian, Contemporary
              Price Range: GBP 12 - GBP 101

            • FruFru - 60 m

              Address: Str. Batistei
              Phone: +40212221111

              58% likes this, based on 40 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
              Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 12

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2006
            • Number of floors:
              22
            • Number of rooms:
              257

            Hotel Awards

            RomanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBucharestIntercontinental

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Spa Hotels in Romania

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            Intercontinental Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Intercontinental

            Average guest rating

            8.2out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 54 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Location
            10.0
            Service
            9.0
            Value
            8.0
            Rooms
            7.0

            Guest reviews

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              It was a great hotel for the price. The staff was very nice and the location was convient to most of the city sites.

            • Single
              8.2

              Fine hotel at € 105/night for business travel

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Hotel offered a lot of value for a very competitiveprice

            • Family with children
              5.0

              - central location, parking

              - Faulty battery to the bathroom, shower broken, noisy air conditioning, disappointing for a five star hotel

            • Single
              3.2

              I am very disappointing after my booking hotel charged some extra which I was. Not aware of it I did many times booking but first time here they charged me like this

            • Single
              8.2

              efficient personnel, very nice lounge club,late check-out without any problem,casino,balconies and view.

              small rooms

            • Group of friends
              3.2

              Cheap price, not bad location, easy access to the city center.

              I was under the impression that theft at this hotel. Pretty much to be desired as a staff level of service and friendliness. Prices for some services may be different than previously announced.

            • Single
              10.0

              Abolute best location, wonderful room with balcony,top rate service.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              Good location, big room, nice view, friendly staff.

            • Group of friends
              8.2

              I liked the very kind and professional hospitality specially Mr. Claudiu Plugariu - The duty Manager, he was very nice, helpful and cooperative.

            • Single
              7.4

              The indication of the prices are misleading. All prices-indicated in bold- are increased with 9% tax. You only know this when you pay your bill.

            • Family with children
              8.8

              Very good oldish hotel in very good location. Truly good value for money, highlight being the swimming pool on the 22nd floor.

            • Single
              5.8

              Good location in the City Center. Nice Gym with pool.

              Old and worn out place. I do not like that you can smell cigaret smoke even you stay in non smoking floor. Noisy aircon and over all worn out. They should renovate urgently.

            • Single
              9.6

              Position cannot be more central than that. Excellent for anything, really. Good staff, very helpful. Good sized rooms with a nice balcony.

              Internet is not free. In this day and age, this is quite hard to accept as being more than a rip-off. I asked for a high floor room towards the south or west, I got one not too high at all and facing north... Teli in the room was old crt, but functional.

            • Single
              6.2

              Service was not that good but front desk manager was very helpfull

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Intercontinental Hotel - Bucharest Bucharest location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Blvd. Nikolae Balcescu 4, Bucharest, Romania, 010051

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Bucharest
              400 m
            Airports
            • Henri Coanda International (OTP)
              15.0 km
            Train Stations
            • Metro Stop North Railway Station
              2.4 km
            • The North Train Station
              2.4 km
            Underground stations
            • University
              200 m
            • Unirii Square
              1.0 km
            Restaurants
            • Caru' cu Bere
              660 m
            • Modigliani - Pasta e Carne (cuisine: Italian, Contemporary)
              60 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2006
            • Number of floors:
              22
            • Number of rooms:
              257

            Hotel Awards

            RomanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBucharestIntercontinental

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Spa Hotels in Romania

            Use Badge