Hostel Celica - Ljubljana

Metelkova 8, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 1000  show map
 2 stars
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Hostel Celica - Ljubljana

Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site parking

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

The traditional Hostel Celica is a decent example of a 2-star hostel in Ljubljana. Hostel Celica comes with unique detailing in the entire building. Guests can make use of a meeting room and a designated smoking area on site.

The property is 150 meters away from Cathedral of St. Nicholas, Metelkova and Dragon Bridge . The venue is set next to a train station and just 100 meters from Park Bar and Das ist Valter where guests can dine.

Fast access to Brnik airport within 20 km is provided.

Rooms

This property counts 29 guestrooms featuring Standard Double Room, 2-bed Dorm, Standard Quadruple Room and 4-bed Dorm along with others. The comfortable rooms are equipped with wireless internet, a private toilet, a dressing area, climate control and a work desk. To suit the individual needs, Hostel Celica features beds with down pillows, linens and foam pillows. This property provides bathrooms with showers and shower/tub combinations. Hairdryers and towels are also available.

Eat & Drink

At the restaurant, local dishes are served. The café bar is open from 12:00 to 22:00.

Services

Hostel Celica offers free shuttle service, ironing and laundry.

Relax

Free self parking, a storage room and a conference room will make a stay in Ljubljana a very pleasant one.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   29.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Coffee shop
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bath/ Shower

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 3 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

Metelkova 8, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 1000

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City Center
  • Ljubljana
    1.0 km
Airports
  • Brnik (LJU)
    19.4 km
Train Stations
  • Ljubljana Railway Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Main railway station in Ljubljana
    500 m
Restaurants
  • Park Bar
    90 m
  • Das ist Valter,
    190 m
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    29

Rooms and availability

Hostel Celica photos Exterior Hotel information
Basic Shared Bathroom Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Hostel Celica photos Room
Shared Bathroom Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Hostel Celica photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|DOUBLE STANDARD

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|TRIPLE STANDARD

Hostel Celica photos Room
Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Bed in shared room

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service
Standard Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|Quadruple Standard

Hostel Celica photos Room
Private Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Wake up service

Hostel Celica Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Franciscan Church of the Annunciation in Ljubljana900 m
  • City Center900 m
  • Ljubljana Town Square1.0 km
  • Robba Fountain1.0 km
  • Prešeren Square1.0 km
  • Ljubljana Old Town1.1 km
  • VPK Mediapark1.4 km

Places of interest

  • AKC Metelkova mesto100 m
  • Ljubljana Central Market700 m
  • Altstadt900 m
  • Schlossberg1.0 km
  • Cobblers' Bridge1.2 km
  • Congress Square1.2 km
  • National Gallery1.3 km
  • Cankar Hall1.5 km

Train stations

  • Ljubljana Railway Station400 m

Convention centers

  • Ljubljana Fair1.0 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Metelkova100 m
  • Ljubljana Dragon Bridge700 m
  • Ljubljana Cathedral900 m
  • Ljubljana Town Hall1.0 km
  • Ljubljana castle1.0 km
  • Ljubljana Triple Bridge1.0 km
  • Ljubljana Congress Square1.2 km
  • National University Library of Slovenia1.4 km

Museums

  • Ljubljana House of Experiments600 m
  • Ljubljana City Museum1.4 km
  • Museum of Modern Art in Ljubljana1.4 km

Theaters

  • Slovenian National Drama Theatre of Ljubljana1.4 km

Underground stations

  • Main railway station in Ljubljana400 m

Local attractions

  • Tivoli Park1.7 km
    Celovska cesta, Ljubljana
  • Technical Museum of Slovenia3.4 km
    Bistra 6, Ljubljana
  • Ljubljana Old Town7.5 km
    LjubljanaSlovenia
  • National Museum of Contemporary History 1.7 km
    Celovska cesta 23, Ljubljana
  • Ljubljana Zoo3.5 km
    Vecna pot 70, Ljubljana

Near the hostel

  • Metelkova150 m
    LjubljanaSlovenia
  • Dragon Bridge 460 m
    Resljeva ul., Ljubljana
  • Cathedral of St. Nicholas 860 m
    Dolnicarjeva 1, Ljubljana
  • Galerija Emporium960 m
    Presernov trg 5a, Ljubljana
  • Slovene Ethnographic Museum150 m
    Metelkova 2, Ljubljana
  • Butcher's Bridge610 m
    Petkovskovo nabrezje, Ljubljana
  • Triple Bridge 980 m
    River Ljubljanica from Presernov trg to the Old Town, Ljubljana

Restaurants nearby

  • Park Bar90 m

    Address: Metelkova 11

    76% likes this, based on 18 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 12

  • Tandoori550 m

    Address: Trubarjeva cesta 60

    73% likes this, based on 41 reviews

  • Falafel620 m

    Address: Trubarjeva 40
    Phone: 386 41 640 166

    74% likes this, based on 67 reviews
    Cuisine: Middle Eastern
    Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 6

  • Das ist Valter,190 m

    Address: Njegoseva 10

    76% likes this, based on 47 reviews

  • Kavalino560 m

    Address: Trubarjeva cesta 52
    Phone: 01 232 09 90

    84% likes this, based on 21 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    29
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Hostel Celica Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hostel Celica

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 238 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    It was a unique place, the people were very helpful and accomodating, it was a "must" experience

  • Couple
    7.0

    Fun experience to sleep in a former cell. Great events organised by the staff: all you can eat bbq and cheap drinks. Good location and good price

    Noisy

  • Couple
    6.2

    Design is cute, furniture stylish, room not too small, hostel close to the train and bus station. Breakfast was very good.

    Price not hostel-like. Nights can be noisy since young people stay late in the bar, what we did not mind since we stayed late too. However the wall seemed not sound-proof, people walking on the floor can wake you up.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    well desighned special building spotless and in a quirky settfing

  • Single
    5.8

    the staff were exceptionally nice - the location was central and one of the cheapest options in ljubljana

    it was very basic - it is a hostel and not a hotel - but for £55 it could have been a little less sparse - it is an old prison - but i was not quite prepared for the lack of comfort . but to be fair it is geared to younger backpackers who all seemed to love it !

  • Couple
    6.2

    Great concept and use of historic building. Renovations / art work impressive. Very handy location

    Poor quality breakfast; no curtains / blinds on bedroom windows; loud music played in restaurant (below bedrooms) way too early in the morning.

  • Single
    7.8

    The novelty of the place appealed to me when I booked and I was not disappointed. Place is very clean despite the huge numbers of people coming and going. Staff are warm and welcoming and the 24 hour desk manning is good especially as the free internet user name and password is changed every 4 hours! There is event going on each niht and the jamming session while I was there was superb and free! I heard that it is in Rough Guide's 25 places you must stay and I'd have to agree.

    A-la Carte meals end at 18:0, and only sandwiches and pizzas are then available. This is a bit too early to finish, I think.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    It was a very unusual but interesting experience! I would recommend it to people who are not afraid of experiments.

  • Couple
    4.6

    I liked the location and design of the building. Everything is colourful and place itself is full of life. Breakfast was also pretty generous. Toilets were clean and staff was friendly.

    The rooms are terrible. Beds are on top of room which is not very convenient itself, mattrasses are uncomfortable and when you add dangerous vertical iron ladders, the sum is absolutely negative. It's not a nice place to stay, and it's too expensive. I don't plan to stay there ever again.

  • Couple
    5.0

    The solution of prison cells - it was interesting!

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    interesting for 1 night wouldnt want to stay for a week.Fun and well appointed if you need a bunk before touring the rest of the country

  • Couple
    5.4

    Free parking and friendly staff. Good location, not too far from city center. Lots of history in the wall.

    If you plan to sleep early then this hostel is not a good choice. We got a room facing the courtyard and this hostel are full of happy young party people. But I think they close the courtyard after midnight. And the price they offer is price of a hotel, I expect less for a hostel with shared bathroom.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    The cell was quite warm with little ventilation

  • Couple
    7.8

    The idea of sleeping in a former prison cell was great. The rooms (cells) are very nicely created by different artists. The breakfast was good and the staff was very friendly and helpful. Also the atmosphere around the hostel is very enjoyable.

    The shared bathroom and toilets are not always as clean as they should be, but this is probably more related to the visitors than to the hostel staff.

  • Couple
    8.2

    What a great concept: lodging inside an old prison!...so ecclectic, and awesome artwork.

    Nothing -- great amenities for a hostel, excellent staff and very convenient location.

How to reach hostel

hostel Hostel Celica - Ljubljana Ljubljana location
Show big map »

Hostel Address:

Metelkova 8, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 1000

Get directions
City Center
  • Ljubljana
    1.0 km
Airports
  • Brnik (LJU)
    19.4 km
Train Stations
  • Ljubljana Railway Station
    500 m
Underground stations
  • Main railway station in Ljubljana
    500 m
Restaurants
  • Park Bar
    90 m
  • Das ist Valter,
    190 m
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    29