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Hostel Celica Hostel

Metelkova 8, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Spend the night behind bars! Awarded as No.1 HIPPEST HOSTEL IN THE WORLD by Lonely Planet. Read more

85% Overall Rating 175 out of 197 customers would recommend this property based on 197 reviews

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 82%

Facilities 81%

Location 83%

Safety 86%

Staff 94%

Value 77%

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Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Important Information

Please note:
Only the single, twin/double and triple rooms are the artistically renovated former cell rooms, the rest of the rooms are more traditional dorms.

All prices are per person per night and include: overnight stay, sheets and towels, VAT.

The city tax (€2.50 per person per night) is NOT included in the price.

All cancellations of bookings should be made not later than 2 days before arrival date, all the changes should be communicated to the reception desk in advance by email or phone.

Your non-arrival by the agreed check in time will result in the cancellation of your entire reservation. In case you fail to arrive by your agreed check in date and time,Hostel Celica is authorised to charge your credit card without further reference to you an amount not exceeding one night's charge.

A cash deposit of €10/person is taken at check-in and returned at check-out if house rules were respected and sheets, towels and keys returned.

Hostel Celica reception desk reserves the right to assign guests any double or twin cell free when booking a double room on-line unless stated differently.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Ljubljana?

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Spend the night behind bars! Awarded as No.1 HIPPEST HOSTEL IN THE WORLD by Lonely Planet. Read more

Shared Rooms

4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

5 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 5

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

12 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

7 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 7

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Private Rooms

Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Basic 3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

About Hostel Celica

One-of-a-kind, artistically transformed from an old military prison into a funky youth hostel.
Social hostel with lively atmosphere, great events every day of the week. Unique & fun!

Appreciated and awarded by cult travel specialists for its unique & unusual design:
• No.1 hippest hostel in the world by Lonely Planet
• the 25 ultimate places to stay in the world by Rough Guides
• No.1 hostel in Slovenia according to Hostelworld.com guests' reviews- 2010 Hoscar Winner

GREAT LOCATION
• 5-minute walk from the main bus & train station; perfect for late arrivals or early departures
• 10-minute walk to the old Ljubljana city center
• the hostel's surrounded by the funkiest environent ever – Metelkova City area with cult bars, pubs, galleries, museums, theatre etc.

UNIQUE CONCEPT & STORY
A must stay experience when visiting Ljubljana. Spend the night in one of the 20 unique former prison cells with prison bars on windows and doors. Not entirely your cup of tea? Make your bed in one of the hostel's more traditional 4-, 5-, 7- and 12-bedded dorms featuring unique artistic elements.

FREE STUFF
parking • WiFi • towels and bed linen • welcome tea in the reception lounge • guided tours of the hostel • city maps • book exchange • board games • computer use • tourist info • tour booking • smiles for everyone

SELF SERVICE BUFFET BREAKFAST
available every day, 7:30 – 10:30am for 4€

BAR & RESTAURANT
BBQ nights • get-2-gether nights • LIVE concerts • staff/guests social activities • cocktail nights • theme parties • daily lunches • brunch • snacks until late • art exhibitions • workshops

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED by Celica staff:
• Tours & Trips info desk for daily excursions around Slovenia – pick up place at the hostel
• city info, maps, schedules, travel arrangements, events, …
• Rent-a-bike – comfy vintage cruisers to go out exploring Ljubljana and surroundings
• Rent-a-car – special discounts for Celica guests
• plenty of space for motorbike parking

No curfew, no lockout, 24/7 reception.

Being locked up will never be more FUN!

Location Information

LOCATION:
• 5-minute walk from the main bus & train station; IDEAL for late arrivals or early departures
• 10-minute walk to the old Ljubljana city center
• the hostel's surrounded by the funkiest enviroment ever – Metelkova City area with cult bars, pubs, galleries, museums, theatre etc.

FREE PARKING in front of the hostel building. Motorbike owners welcome - FREE parking available inside the hostel property.


VAT is included in the price.
Tourist tax is NOT included in the price (1,27 EUR; per person per night).

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.