Grand Hotel Continental - Bucharest

56 Calea Victoriei, Bucharest, Romania, 010083show map
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Overview

Grand Hotel Continental is a royal-style venue located in the centre of Bucharest. The accommodation was opened in 1886, renovated in 2009 and is housed in a 4-storey building. Grand Hotel Continental comprises of 59 rooms.

Location

Cismigiu Gardens is about 15 minutes' walk away. Thanks to the property’ s strategic location, you can easily reach all key sights, including Aurel Vlaicu and The National Museum of Art of Romania.

This venue is placed in Sector 1 district, known for historical buildings, monuments and a museum.

The closest underground station is University, approximately 600 metres away.

Rooms

Individual climate control, a laptop-size safe and a sofa set provide in-room convenience at Grand Hotel Continental. Certain rooms include street views. Each room is equipped with a roll in shower, a rainfall shower and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. Guests can try fine meals of international cuisine in the large restaurant onsite. The refined atmosphere is present in the bistro bar, where coffee and tea are also offered. Caru' cu Bere and Pizza Colosseum are situated about 150 metres away from the accommodation.

Services

Guests can avail of airport transfer, laundry service and cloakroom service.

Leisure

Grand Hotel Continental offers cots, meals and high chairs for guests travelling with children. On-site fitness amenities include fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at EUR 18 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   59.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 18 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Massage

Beauty treatment

Spa & wellness centre

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Tubing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car hire
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Computer connection

Dining

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Fine dining
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Gluten-free meals
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Catering service
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's menu

Facilities for people with disabilities

  • Toilet for disabled

Spa & Leisure

  • Public terrace/Patio
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Beauty treatment
  • Massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Pool view
  • With view

Room features

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Free in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Free toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Paid bed linen & towels

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Local calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 12 yearsExtra bedAll children13 yearsExtra bedThere are no cots provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Rooms and availability

Twin Room
  • Bed options:
    • 2 Single beds
    • 1 Double bed
    • 1 Single bed
  • Max occupancy:
    2 persons
  • Smoking
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Non-smoking
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Junior Suite
  • Bed options:
    • 1 Double bed
    • 1 Single bed
  • Room size:

    46 m²

  • Max occupancy:
    2 persons
  • With view
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
room details
Superior Double Room
  • Bed options:
    • 1 Double bed
    • 2 Single beds
    • 1 Single bed
  • Max occupancy:
    4 persons
  • Sea view
  • Smoking
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
room details
Superior Single Room
  • Bed options:
    1 Single bed
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Jacuzzi
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Deluxe Double Room
  • Bed options:
    • 1 Double bed
    • 1 Single bed
    • 2 Single beds
  • Max occupancy:
    3 persons
  • City view
  • Smoking
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
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Senior Suite
  • Bed options:
    • 2 Single beds
    • 1 Double bed
    • 1 King-size bed
  • Max occupancy:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Balcony
room details
Basic Double Room
  • Bed options:
    1 Double bed
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
National Museum of ArtNational Museum of Art300 m
Romanian National History MuseumRomanian National History Museum600 m
Museum of Romanian LiteratureMuseum of Romanian Literature1.0 km
Cismigiu GardensCismigiu Gardens500 m
Gradina Icoanei ParkGradina Icoanei Park800 m
Ion Voicu ParkIon Voicu Park900 m
Izvor ParkIzvor Park1.0 km
CEC Palace CEC Palace 540 mCalea Victoriei 13
Stavropoleos Church (Biserica Stravrapoleos)Stavropoleos Church (Biserica Stravrapoleos)580 mStr. Stavropoleos nr.4
Old TownOld Town640 m BucharestRomania
Stadio - Restaurant cu AtriumStadio - Restaurant cu Atrium110 mIon campineanu 11
ExcaliburExcalibur130 mStreet Academiei near 39-41
Concerto RestaurantConcerto Restaurant30 m56 Victoriei Avenue, 010083 inside Grand Hotel Continental
Bistro ContinentalBistro Continental30 mCalea Victoriei 56
Winestone Victoriei 37Winestone Victoriei 3740 mCalea Victoriei 37B Sector 1
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Getting around
Airports
Baneasa Airport (BBU)7.4 km
Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP)15.0 km
Train
Bucharest North Railway Station2.1 km
Underground
University500 m
Izvor900 m
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Reviews
9.0
Superbbased on 243 reviews
  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    All client service oriented at a high level. Wonderfull team. Perfect room.restaurant services. Amazing bed arrangement and shower product.luxe calme et volupté

    It was amazing, services, welcoming; all meet the high level of expectations. We will reserve again with Grand Hotel Continental next time in Bucarest or at Sienne.

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    Really good comfortable bed, good air conditioning, clean bathroom, LCD TV, free Wifi internet and good breakfast. Very good hotel.

    Table in the room is not good for working. Too small, too low. Design of the room is like chateau style. I personally prefer modern design.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    The hotel is at a very convenient city spot, very close to the Old City and many monuments, museums, etc. The hotel building itself is really unique and my room was spacious, comfortable and stylish. I especially enjoyed the robe, iron, umbrella and free tea/coffee that were available in the room. Finally, i strongly suggest that travelers who really want to relax should try the aromatherapy treatment at the hotel's spa. Overall a great experience!

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Without asking for it, we were upgraded to an apartment.

    The concierge services were not at the level I expected for a hotel of this quality.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    The rooms are great and so is all the hotels' furniture and design. Also great location and very kind and helpful personnel. Ideal for some days in the city.

    The breakfast that was à la carte wasn't very convinient but it was probably because there were few guests at the time.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    The location was very good, interior decoration of the hotel [lobby, stairs, walls] was very interesting also ; the room was nice & bathroom had glass walss and I really liked the sink design; breakfast - very good. The staff was also prompt & helpful (needed a rasor kit + toothbrush - I got them immediately in my room].

    Works were carried on at the spa at the time of my visit [but these things happen, so no harm done]

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Great location, in the very center of the city, very good service, staff always helpful and polite. The breakfast was also good (the only meal I've had in the hotel).

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Great breakfast, rooms, location, lobby as well as value for money.

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    the staff were brillant and the room was great.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Room's design and patio

  • 7.4
    Very good

    The hotel had a luxurious look in the Reception areas and the dining areas. My room also looked very nice and was always clean and neat - including the bathroom. The breakfast was excellent and the staff in the breakfast room were always attentive. The bed was extremely comfortable and the bed linen was excellent quality. The room was quiet and well insulated against noise.

    The reception staff left a little to be desired... The room was small and the shower leaked over the floor, so I asked for a different room, however they did nothing about it except dry it every day. It is extremely annoying when one stands in cold water in socked feet. For a double room, there was only one chair and one vanity stool... So nowhere to sit for a second person and enjoy the room. The bathroom also was not well designed, and the handbasin, while being a very interesting design, was not practical. The water took a long time to become hot because of the design of the tap and outlet, and even in the shower, it was not hot enough, and for a bath was luke-warm after filling the bath. The tea making facility was ill conceived and reduced the space even more.

  • 9.0
    Superb

    The breakfast was no enough...

  • 8.8
    Superb

    location and price

    The breakfast room has to be moved out of the basement

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Practically everything. Great location in Bucharest. Fantastic room. Excellent people. I travel 300 days a year and the bottom line is: the best value for money ever!

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Excelent Hotel. Friendly staff and very good service. We got us a Jr. suite room, it was luxury: good taste, great bed and nice bathroom. Hotel has a great location. Its main restarurant is very good; me and my wife had dinner there on the first night and it was a fantastic exprience.

    Bucharest is a nice city with a very busy "old town section", with many restaurants and pubs. Stay away from its most famous restautant, which all it has is a beutiful facade, but service is slow and food is bad. It has become a tourist spot. It is really disapointing. Now, if you want to enjoy a real good traditional meal, go to restaurant Varta, you will enjoy it.

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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 12 yearsExtra bedAll children13 yearsExtra bedThere are no cots provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Getting around
Airports
Baneasa Airport (BBU)7.4 km
Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP)15.0 km
Train
Bucharest North Railway Station2.1 km
Underground
University500 m
Izvor900 m
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