The Best Hostels in Ljubljana Slovenia

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Best Hostels in Ljubljana

Check our picks for the Best Hostels in Ljubljana.

We have compiled a list of the Best Hostels in Ljubljana and some of them are very good value starting from only €10 per night for a bed in a dorm room.

Ljubljana is a hidden gem located in Slovenia. Ljubljana is best known for its university, its many parks and its beautiful old town. Many backpackers overlook Ljubljana, as it's not as well known as other central European cities and that is their loss.

General Info on Hostels in Ljubljana

  1. Check out time – Check out time for most hostels in Ljubljana is 11 am, but at some hostels, the check out time is 10 am.  Please note that nearly every hostel in Ljubljana offers Free Luggage storage before or after you check-in or out. But it's also worth double checking this if you require this service.
  2. Free breakfast – Only some hostels in Ljubljana include breakfast in the price. If it is included in the price this saves you on the cost of breakfast.
  3. Free wifi – We all need Wifi when we travel. Every hostel will have wifi but some won't have it in the rooms, they just have it in common areas. My advice is to read some reviews on the speed of the Wifi as there's nothing worse than a slow connection.
  4. Kitchen – If the hostel you are staying at has a fully equipped kitchen, you can save money by cooking your own meals. Some hostels in Ljubljana only have partially equipped kitchens.

The 10 Best Hostels in Ljubljana

1. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Hostel Vrba

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Hostel Vrba is located bang in the centre of Ljubljana. We offer comfortable private twin rooms and stylishly mixed dormitories with shared bathrooms.  There's free coffee and tea, no curfew, Free WiFi, bike rentals and much much more.

Prices: Dorms from €12.00 & Privates from €45.00
 
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2. Hostels in Ljubljana - Zeppelin Hostel

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Zeppelin Hostel is one of the best small hostels in Ljubljana ran by a team of avid travellers. They are one of the closest hostels to the main train/bus station, only a 5-minute walk.

Amenities include a comfy common room with plasma TV and a fully equipped guest kitchen where you can cook your own meals. Other features include free wifi,  linen & breakfast (both included in the price), laundry room, book exchange library, lockers and there is no curfew.

Prices: Dorms from €13.00 & Privates from €38.00
 
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3. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Hostel Tivoli

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Hostel Tivoli is situated in the centre of Ljubljana opposite the Tivoli park. The price also includes a Breakfast every morning, free coffee and tea, AC in every room and free WiFi.

Prices: Dorms from €14.00 & Privates from €40.00

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4. Hostels in Ljubljana - Vila Veselova

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Vila Veselova is located in the diplomatic area of the city, just around the corner from a few embassies (Austrian, German, American, Russian and Japanese) and within a walking distance to the town centre, main sights and other points of interest in Ljubljana.

They offer spacious 8, 6 and 4 mixed dorm rooms, a double room and one 4-bed apartment. Air conditioning/fans, laundry, ironing, trips around Slovenia, free Wifi, luggage storage. It also offers rest and chill out areas, a garden and an outdoor terrace.

Prices: Dorms from €11.00 & Privates from €46.00
 
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5. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Fluxus Hostel

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Fluxus Hostel is situated in the heart of the city centre. It's only a 5 minute walk to all the major tourist attractions, including the Parliament, department stores and numerous other shops, banks, the Cankarjev dom cultural and congress centre, the Opera house, several theatres, galleries, museums, restaurants and bars. Free towels & bed linen, free internet & wifi and air conditioning are features that are included in the price.

Prices: Dorms from €12.00 & Privates from €40.00
 
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6. Hostels in Ljubljana - Tresor Hostel

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Tresor Hostel is a very stylishly designed hostel located in the very centre of Ljubljana, just steps away from the famous Prešeren square and the Three Bridges. Tresor offers free Wi-Fi and air-conditioned rooms. All rooms can be opened via a card or a bracelet. Dormitory rooms have been rearranged into smaller vaults in order to provide more privacy. There is a bar/cafe opened 7 days a week and a convenience shop is located in the same building.

Prices: Dorms from €12.00 & Privates from €38.00
 
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7. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Sax Hostel

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Sax Hostel is housed under the roof of the city's legendary jazz pub, Sax Pub. We are ideally located along the Ljubljanica river that runs through the city's lively historic centre.

Sax Hostel houses 2 immaculately renovated doubles (1 double, 1 twin) 2 dorm rooms and 1 quadruple bedroom. All the rooms have air conditioning.

Amenities include power-outlets and reading lights in all rooms, free wi-fi, a personal locker for luggage and valuables and bike rentals.

Prices: Dorms from €10.00 & Privates from €40.00
 
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8. Hostels in Ljubljana - C-punkt Hostel

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C-punkt Hostel offers a variety of bright and stylishly furnished rooms in Ljubljana. The hostel is located exactly halfway between the historical center and the train/bus station. Amenities free wifi, 24 hour front desk and a common area.

Prices: Dorms from €12.00 & Privates from €35.00
 
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9. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - AdHoc Hostel

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AdHoc Hostel is located in the heart of the Old Town of Ljubljana. Ljubljana castle, the Prešeren square and many other attractions are all just a few minutes walk away.

AdHoc Hostel offers clean rooms at affordable prices, friendly staff and free maps, luggage room, self-service laundry, free WiFi,  free safety deposit box at the reception and there is no curfew.

Prices: Dorms from €14.00 & Privates from €40.00
 
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10. Hostels in Ljubljana - Hostel 24

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Hostel 24 is situated only 200 metres from the dragon bridge in the centre of Ljubljana. They offer free wifi, bed linen, maps and information, lockers, luggage storage, tea and coffee making facilities, charger and adapters for rent and they also have a fully equipped guest kitchen.

Prices: Dorms from €13.00 & Privates from €45.00
 
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Conclusion

I hope this list of the best hostels in Ljubljana helps you pick a hostel that best suits your needs during your stay in Ljubljana. In general, the overall standard of hostels in Ljubljana is excellent but there are still some bad and mediocre ones. Hopefully, this list will help you avoid bad and mediocre hostels to ensure you enjoy your stay in Ljubljana.

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