Best Hostels in Ljubljana
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. Below is 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.
When choosing a hostel in Ljubljana or any other city, you should consider the following:
- 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. Some hostels offer a late check but for an extra fee. You will have to consult with them while you are there though. 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.
- 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.
- 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. There's nothing worse than a slow connection.
- 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
Hostel Vrba is located in the heart 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 more.
Address: Gradaška ulica 10, 1000 Ljubljana.
Prices: Dorms from €12.00 & Privates from €45.00
2. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Zeppelin Hostel
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.
Address: Slovenska cesta 47, 1000 Ljubljana.
Prices: Dorms from €13.00 & Privates from €38.00
3. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Hostel Tivoli
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.
Address: Lepodvorska ulica 2, 1000 Ljubljana.
Prices: Dorms from €14.00 & Privates from €40.00
4. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Vila Veselova
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.
Address: Veselova ulica 14, 1000 Ljubljana.
Prices: Dorms from €11.00 & Privates from €46.00
5. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Fluxus Hostel
The 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.
Address: Tomšičeva ulica 4, 1000 Ljubljana.
Prices: Dorms from €12.00 & Privates from €40.00
6. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Tresor Hostel
Hostel Tresor 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.
Address: Čopova ulica 38, 1000 Ljubljana.
Prices: Dorms from €12.00 & Privates from €38.00
7. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Sax Hostel
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.
Address: Eipprova ulica 7, 1000 Ljubljana.
Prices: Dorms from €10.00 & Privates from €40.00
8. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - C-punkt
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.
Address: Poljanska cesta 26, 1000 Ljubljana.
Prices: Dorms from €12.00 & Privates from €35.00
9. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - AdHoc Hostel
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.
Address: Cankarjevo nabrežje 27, 1000 Ljubljana.
Prices: Dorms from €14.00 & Privates from €40.00
10. Best Hostels in Ljubljana - Hostel 24
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.
Address: Poljanska cesta 15, 1000 Ljubljana.
Prices: Dorms from €13.00 & Privates from €45.00