Hostel Celica - Ljubljana

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

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Laundry
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Meeting facilities

Business center

Breakfast

Paid breakfast

Overview

Hostel Celica offers quick access to bars and pubs in Ljubljana. The theme hostel serves as an example of traditional architecture in Ljubljana.

A 10-minute walk will take you to Ljubljana Cathedral and Ljubljana Dragon Bridge. The bar Park Bar is around 5 minutes’ walk away.

It is less than 20 minutes by car to Brnik airport.

Rooms

This property provides comfortable rooms including Quadruple Room, 2-bed Dorm, Standard Quadruple Room and Studio. Some are equipped with a private toilet, a dressing area and climate control. The rooms also have a hardwood floor. Beds are appointed with lockers and linens to suit the individual needs. There are en suite bathrooms provided with hairdryers and towels.

Eat & Drink

The dining options include a delicious buffet breakfast served in the dining room. At the theme restaurant, guests can enjoy local cuisine. The snack bar serves drinks from 12:00 to 22:00.

Services

Guests at Hostel Celica can take advantage of a luggage storage, a meeting room, a designated smoking area, free self parking and a safe deposit box along with 24-hour reception, newspaper service and free shuttle service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas 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
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • 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 available

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bath/ Shower

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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

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Quadruple Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed
Size: 30 m²
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Quadruple room with artistic elements on walls and floor, featuring single and bunk beds and a private bathroom.

Room facilities
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    Single Bed 4-Bed Dormitory Room
    Bed type: 1 Single bed
    Size: 30 m²
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    A dormitory room with artistic elements on walls and the floor featuring single and bunk beds and a private bathroom.

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      Hostel Celica photos Room
      Bed 12-Bed Dormitory Room En Suite Bathroom
      Bed type: 1 Single bed
      Size: 30 m²
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      Located at the attic, this dormitory room is equipped with air-conditioning, wooden furniture, lockers and 2 private bathrooms.

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        Double or Twin Room
        Bed type: Double bed
        Size: 20 m²
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        Double or twin room which was former prison cell with prison bars on windows and doors. It has been artistically redesigned into funky hostel room.

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          Basic Triple Room
          Bed type: 3 Single beds
          Size: 7 m²
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          This simple room with a shared bathroom is a former prison cell with prison bars on windows and doors. It has been artistically redesigned into a funky hostel room. Each triple cell is unique in style and concept.

          Room facilities
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            Single Bed 2-Bed Dormitory Room
            Bed type: 2 Single beds
            Size: 7 m²
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            Rooms are 7 square metres.

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              How to reach hostel

              hostel Hostel Celica - Ljubljana Ljubljana location
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              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

              Hostel Celica Location

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              What's nearby

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 900 m

              Places of interest

              • AKC Metelkova mesto - 100 m
              • Ljubljana Central Market - 700 m
              • Altstadt - 900 m
              • Schlossberg - 1.0 km
              • Cobblers' Bridge - 1.2 km
              • Congress Square - 1.2 km
              • National Gallery - 1.3 km
              • Cankar Hall - 1.5 km

              Train stations

              • Ljubljana Railway Station - 400 m

              Convention centers

              • Franciscan Church of the Annunciation in Ljubljana - 900 m
              • Ljubljana Fair - 1.0 km
              • Ljubljana Town Square - 1.0 km
              • Robba Fountain - 1.0 km
              • Prešeren Square - 1.0 km
              • Ljubljana Old Town - 1.1 km
              • VPK Mediapark - 1.4 km

              Shopping areas

              • Ljubljana House of Experiments - 600 m
              • Ljubljana City Museum - 1.4 km
              • Museum of Modern Art in Ljubljana - 1.4 km

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • Metelkova - 100 m
              • Ljubljana Dragon Bridge - 700 m
              • Ljubljana Cathedral - 900 m
              • Ljubljana Town Hall - 1.0 km
              • Ljubljana castle - 1.0 km
              • Ljubljana Triple Bridge - 1.0 km
              • Ljubljana Congress Square - 1.2 km
              • National University Library of Slovenia - 1.4 km

              Theaters

              • Slovenian National Drama Theatre of Ljubljana - 1.4 km

              Underground stations

              • Main railway station in Ljubljana - 400 m

              Local attractions

              • Tivoli Park - 1.7 km
                Celovska cesta, Ljubljana
              • Technical Museum of Slovenia - 3.4 km
                Bistra 6, Ljubljana
              • Ljubljana Old Town - 7.5 km
                LjubljanaSlovenia
              • National Museum of Contemporary History - 1.7 km
                Celovska cesta 23, Ljubljana
              • Ljubljana Zoo - 3.5 km
                Vecna pot 70, Ljubljana

              Near the hostel

              • Metelkova - 150 m
                LjubljanaSlovenia
              • Dragon Bridge - 460 m
                Resljeva ul., Ljubljana
              • Cathedral of St. Nicholas - 860 m
                Dolnicarjeva 1, Ljubljana
              • Galerija Emporium - 960 m
                Presernov trg 5a, Ljubljana
              • Slovene Ethnographic Museum - 150 m
                Metelkova 2, Ljubljana
              • Butcher's Bridge - 610 m
                Petkovskovo nabrezje, Ljubljana
              • Triple Bridge - 980 m
                River Ljubljanica from Presernov trg to the Old Town, Ljubljana

              Restaurants nearby

              • Park Bar - 90 m

                Address: Metelkova 11

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

              • Tandoori - 550 m

                Address: Trubarjeva cesta 60

                73% likes this, based on 41 reviews

              • Falafel - 620 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

              • Kavalino - 560 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