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Dubrovnik has become widely famous, especially in recent years, for being a stunning gem on the Adriatic. The city's Stari Grad (old town), built out around a harbor, is indeed a must see if you're in the region. Though the city center is more overfilled at midday during peak season than infamously touristy Venice, you can take up the city in peace if you bother getting up early or come out of season. Though Stari Grad is the center attraction, there are a few side-shows going on in and around town. Beach-going guests of Dubrovnik hostels will be able to enjoy the clear waters -- expect to pay for sandy beaches; for rocky ones head south along the coast and look for public beaches. There's a great view of the old town from here.
Dubrovnik hostels are limited. In summer you ought to book well in advance if you want to have a choice. Hostels, as along much of the Adriatic in ex-Yugoslavia, are in the upper floors of tall family houses. This means you'll have good air even without air conditioning and may well score a view of the sea and/or of town. Most have small kitchens for the couple rooms on each floor. Most of the hostels in Dubrovnik are located up the bluff behind the old town. Rule has it, the longer the walk uphill, the cheaper but the better view.
Check up with Dubrovnik hostel to see if they have a free pick-up service from the bus station. Although the station isn't very far south of town, you'll likely have to tackle a maze of steep dead-end streets and winding staircases to find your way up to your hostel, so it might actually be useful to not have to try and find your hostel on your own.
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"Staff is really helpful - The staff is helpful. Location is very good. Near bus stop, beach, and supermarket, everything is convenient." … "Stayed here since the YH was full and it was the only other place I could find offering dorm accommodations. Well, the dorm was a converted basement apartment that was mouldy and dirty. I think it was last cleaned in the 1970s. We tried to get the owner to give us some cleaning supplies and garbage...
Old Town Dubrovnik
"Excellent accommodation. Bozo is a super host, and he and his wife made me very welcome. PS. Hello, Sergei." … "… beds in 3 rooms, spear beds in kitchen (only if you rent a house). PRICE IS PER HOUSE (10 persons) PER NIGHT. There is possibility for 2 extra beds. Perfect location, in quiet street, near all monuments, main city beach, cafe bars... not a lot of steirs, our street is one of shortest. You can rent it as house with...
Begovic Boarding House
"Begovic Boarding House is a very agreeable place to stay. Although it has a dormitory, the owners have their house upstairs while you're downstairs (it's uphill, so no worries, you're not in a cave). This is good as it means privacy but accessibility to the owners in case you need it. It can be bad if you intend to be noisy, as the house is situated in a peaceful neighborhood. The Location In Dubrovnik you basically have two options --...
HI - Dubrovnik Hostel
"Youth Hostel Dubrovnik offers everything you need for a budget stay in Dubrovnik (except for a fun atmosphere) -- it's walking distance from the Old Town, the beds are comfortable, the bathrooms are clean, and the breakfast is included. The Location Of the very few hostels in Dubrovnik offering shared accommodation, this HI Youth Hostel is the closest to Old Town. It's only a fifteen-minute walk or five-minute bus ride away from Pile...
Dubrovnik Backpackers Club
"You won't miss home while staying at the Dubrovnik Backpacker's Club, which is run by a family you'll be a part of by the time you leave. Sharing big meals, heading to the beach, and partying in Old Dubrovnik -- it can be easy to forget who is the host and who is the visitor. The mother of the family will be pushing her homemade death-flavoured alcohol on you and cooking some serious snacks all day, while still maintaining knowledge of only a...
Red Dwarf Guesthouse
"Great for the price - Host is a great guy, a bit far from the old city but knew that going in ... the stairs are a great workout!" … "… and the Harbour. We offer 5 rooms in total with shared facillties. The rooms have a nice terrace and view over the Harbour. Our small place has a good atmosphere, it is possible to have a nice time and meet people from all over the world. Our friendly staff will be happy to help you non...
"Villa Banana is an adequate hostel with decent kitchen facilities and comfortable enough rooms for a night or two. One issue is that the staff/owners only speak Croatian and this makes it difficult to ask for advice for things to do in Dubrovnik. Unlike many other hostels, it doesn't have the ability to facilitate excursions or even provide information on excursions, so if you want to look into these you will have to go elsewhere. The...
Fresh Sheets Hostel
"Fresh Sheets Hostel is the only hostel within the walls of Dubrovnik's Old Town and is professionally run by friendly Canadians and their local staff. The Location The hostel is the best located in the city for sightseeing as most of Dubrovnik's attractions lie within the Old Town. It is not, however, the most convenient either for the bus station/port or the beach (for a beach holiday it would perhaps be better to consider a hostel in...
Old Town Hostel
"Old Town Hostel is a boutique hostel/guesthouse in the centre of Dubrovnik. The Location This hostel is one of only a handful of hostels located smack bang in the heart of Old Town Dubrovnik. If you are arriving from the main bus station, you have to walk onto the main road outside the station and take local bus 1A or 1B into town. The local bus will drop you at the gate to Old Town. Walk through the gate and the hostel is up the...
"Good stay! - I'm so glad I stayed here when I came to dubrovnik! This hostel, although a little far from old town, has a terrific and affordable shuttle service that runs most of the day -- and in a location like dubrovnik, where tourists tend to run amok in hordes, it's refreshing to not be in the center of the madness. The staff at this hostel were really great -- I got sympathy coffee, coco cops, and a shower when I rocked up at...
"Great - Best hostel I've ever stayed at. Very welcoming hosts in Mia and perro, great at putting events together, clean rooms and showers, and the view from the terrace is great. Would recommend to anyone." … "… and the main beach area are 10 minutes’ walk from here. This area is well-known and appreciated by locals for its green and blue nature, café, bar and restaurant promenade. We are also within walking distance of tennis...
Hostel City Central
"… of Dubrovnik Free 24 hour hot shower Free Clean Linens Free Use of kitchen facilities Free Clean drinking water -No lock Out or curfew. You will have a key -Everyday cleaning of bathroom facilities and rooms Despite that our hostel is right on the Old Town, you will enjoy a pleasant stay with no road noise during the night or other external noise influences in well air conditioned rooms.This distinguishes our hostel....
"Cocoon Hostel has 8 rooms and only one dorm - total capacity is 31 beds! Rooms are located on two floors. Each floor has separate female and male bathrooms. On the ground floor is reception, internet corner, kitchen and common area. Use of the internet corner is free as well as WIFI! WIFI is available in whole hostel. You can also use a hair dryer and iron - just ask for them at the reception! Cocoon Hostel has few parking spaces and also...
Hostel Villa Angelina Old Town
"Great Location, nice room - Two of my friends and I rented a room at Hostel Villa Angelina Old Town. The room was a bit tight (as expected), but in a prime location in old town and well appointed." … "Great Hostel - I really liked this hostel, it's cosy and the staff are all really lovely with plenty of suggestions of where to go." … "Good location, reasonable price, well equipped, and very clean! - Great hostel, near train/bus...
Inside the Walls B&B Dubrovnik
"… are organizing groups from 14 persons in one house up to 30 persons with neigbours (houses near, across street, inside walls) Please note: Cancellation policy: 48h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay. Check in from 14:00 to 22:00 . If we are not in house, we will leave you the keys and code for opening the house main door, please confirm arrival time....
Hostel Beta Old Town
"More of a guesthouse than a hostel - Lovely clean rooms and is nice to have a bed rather than a bunk for once. It was more of a guesthouse than a hostel and was very quiet during my stay. Staff was nice and place was well priced for inside the old town. But it was quite high up the stairs and no hot water during my stay which was a little disappointing. Overall a nice place to sleep." … "… Note: Cancellation policy: 72h...
Hostel Dubrovnik Center
"The best hostel I ever stayed - everything is the best. I recommended this hostel." … "… on. Please Note: Cancellation policy: 72h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay. Check in from 17:00 to 23:00. You do not have to leave we just need to get the room ready for the next guests! Check out before 11:00. Please email us directly, if you plan to...
Dormitory at Giman
"… and pleasant stay. We are waiting for you to come and visit us! Dormitory at Giman Policies & Conditions: Cancellation policy: 72 hours before arrival. Check in from 13:00 to 23:00. Check out before 11:00. Reception open from 7am to 23pm. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards. Taxes not included - occupancy tax 1.5 EUR per person per night Breakfast not included. General: No curfew....
Hostel Petra Marina
"… included in the price and our bathrooms are new, and clean with hair dryers on request. Friendly staff & good prices. Sleep cheap and save for fun. You’ll sleep even better knowing you've got a good deal and secure nights. Breakfast is not included but we offer a coffee to go. Surroundings NEARBY: bakeries, supermarkets, open market, cake-shops, gym, clothing & jewellery shops, bank, cafe-bars, restaurants are about 10-50 m...
Hostel Dubrovnik Marine
"… is also 2 min walk so you can be in the center of Old Town in 15 min. This hostel offers: double private rooms with private bathroom, double private rooms with shared bathroom and 13 bed mixed dorms with shared bathroom. Hostel is covered with free WiFi and offers free private parking for all guests. Hostel Dubrovnik Marine's Policies & Conditions: Cancellation policy: 48 hours before arrival. Payment upon arrival by...
My Way Hostel Dubrovnik
"… beds and air conditioning, bathrooms (each with hot showers), big common room, vending machine with drinks, laundry service, 24 hour reception, free Internet and Wi-Fi. Our facilities also include free lockers and free bed linen. Cancellation policy: 48hours before arrival. Payment - CASH ONLY! This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival. Check in from 14:00 to 23:00 . Check out until 11:00 . Please send...
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King's Landing Hostel
"… was actually on the show. Stay in a room reserved for nobility in this painstakingly restored renaissance gem complete with original handmade terra cotta tiles, hand carved fountain and teeth; doors, locks, and nick knacks are all period pieces that only add to the ambience. Rooms are newly renovated and beautifully appointed and include reading lamps, night table, full size antique vanity mirror and full size wardrobe. All the...
Obala Ivana Pavla II 13, Gruž
"… upon request. We offer a laundry service for 70KN. Airport pick-up service is available upon request. We can also facilitate scooter, motorbike, car, speed boats and jet ski rental for the best prices and the latest models. Want to go kayaking from Pile Bay around the city walls to Lokrum Island? Just ask us! Please notice:Due to high demands from Our customers to stay inside the city walls,we also organise property(Hostel Pearl...
"I stayed here in 2004 with my fiancee. We rented a one-bedroom apartment with fantastic views of the mountains, bays, islands, and the new bridge at Gruz. The villa had not long been built and was well fitted out and spotlessly clean. There was good parking available, which came in handy as we rented a car to explore the surrounding countryside. It was a great base for visiting the old town of Dubrovnik and the islands. A local bus service...
"The apartment Milic is located in the middle of the Dubrovnik area, only 5 min. driving distance from the historical center. The apartment has its own entrance and consists of living room, two bedrooms (each with its own bathroom), full equipped kitchen, private parking space and private terrace. All space are air conditioned with beautiful sea view. It is possible to reach Old town by foot in approximately 20 minutes, or with local bus no.3...
"… and rocky beaches nearby. Shops, post office,bank, restaurants and cafe bars are also close by. We offer our guests 2 apartments for rent. All are fully equipped and tastefully decorated, including air conditioning and satellite TV in each apartment. The first apartment A1 (65 m2, 4+2 person) consists of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen and living room with balcony with outside terrace - gloritte(15m2)with table and...
House with Garden
"… and can sleep 4+2 .There is a kitchen, dining room, two bathrooms. Living rooms you can easily convert to the sleeping room. Whole house is air conditioned and it is fully equipped and furnished. Each room has Radio, TV and refrigerator. East side terrace have Garden grill, large table with six chair where guest can sit and look at the sea the Island of Lokrum and Old Town . The Old Town, the center of all happenings, with numerous...
Apartments Irena Dubrovnik
"Maro and Irena Dolenec could not have been more helpful. They both speak excellent English and welcomed us into their home with open arms, only too happy to discuss their country's history. We felt we had a true Croatian experience. The accommodation is clean, comfortable and authentic — infinitely preferable to an anonymous hotel accommodation. For us it turned out to be a real safe haven as my husband was admitted to hospital (nearby) for...
"… which is surrounded by flowers, orange trees and vegetables. It consists of two bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom with toilette and a living room. There is a special entry. So you can enjoy peace and lovely atmosphere in it. We also offer Free Internet in our property There is a beautiful view of the port of Gru, the peninsula of Lapad and the new bridge. Dubrovnik is on the UNESCO-list of protected cultural and historical...
Apartment & Room Lukre
"… the guests;. - bed linen, bedspreads, towels which are free of charge; - phone lines for local calls, which are free of charge; - library; - iron, and ironing board; - laundry and dryer machine (on request); - baby bed, (on request). - safe box in the room - wireless internet - free of charge ROOM LUKRE: - 20 m2; - Its own entrance provides complete privacy; - air conditioning unit (cooling and heating), TV/SAT; - Matrimonial bed;...
"… stop to the Old city ( bus Nr. 4) is approximately 30 meters away from the apartment. The sandy beach is only 250 m far fom the apartment. Supermarkets, bank, post office, cafe bars, restaurants, souvenir shops, pizzerias, hairdresser, rent a car, pharmacy and other useful tourist services you mihgt need are also close to our Apartment, all in the walking distance of 150-300 m. The apartment is open year-round, and it has...
Comfort Apartment Anuska
"… iron, ironing board, - hair-dryers, - SAT TV, - all taxes included in price... If you have any questions concerning your stay in Dubrovnik, please feel free to contact us and we will be glad to help you! 24h after booking we will contact you with email! Very important thing is for all dear quests who do not have a strictly time of arriving is to CALL ME OR SEND ME SMS 2h (two hour) before arriving in Dubrovnik. This...
Hostel & Rooms Ana - Old Town Dubrovnik
"Great location but bedbugs! - My daughter suffered significant bedbug bites and though the hostel offered a refund, a month later nothing has been received in spite of an email exchange. And though we booked the hostel we were taken to other rooms where, due to jazz being played locally into the night we slept little, and then were woken by carts moving on the cobblestones early in the morning." … "… vicinity you will find...
Hostel Marker Dubrovnik Old Town
"Convenient, comfortable and cheap - This hostel turned out to be a very nice surprise, first because of the location, practically next to everything, second because of the price which for the high season was quite reasonable, and third because of the comfort of the small but practical room. The staff was incredibly helpful, with all sort of useful information and options to consider, even recommended a very amazing nightclub and good options...
Villa Moretic Apartments
"… from the ancient walled city of Dubrovnik so if you get bored of lounging around the pool or bathing in the sea and having BBQs (unlikely!) then you can sightsee, shop or eat in the stunning Old Town or take a trip to one of the nearby islands In the Zaton's bay one can find a large number of cosy restaurants, charming coffee shops and pizzerias, and also all other necessary services for a pleasant holiday, such as post-office,...
"… kitchen and bathroom with shower. A perfect place for a tranquil retreat. The suites are situated such that all the historical attractions, 4 local beaches, numerous restaurants all the shops, entertainment are just within a 2-10 minute walk. Everything is just footsteps away from the accommodations. The suites are located in a completely redecorated building dating from 1700's and are exquisitely elegant and comfortably...
"… and Adriatic Sea. Swimming pool is shared between two apartments. Each apartment accommodates up to four (2+2) persons, consists of one bedroom with double bed, living room with double sofa bed and fully equipped kitchen, bathroom, private terrace and parking space .Both apartments have Air conditioning units (cooling/heating), SAT TV and Wi-Fi access. We are located just 5- 10 minutes walk from the Old Town, cultural and heritage...
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Dubrovnik Travel Tips & Suggestions
lapad is the best part of Dubrovnik.
Dubrovnik is great.
Stunning -- that's what best describes Dubrovnik. I have not stopped thinking about Dubrovnik since I left last summer and am eagerly figuring out how to return. I can't recommend it highly enough. Go see what a gem this city really is!
You should not miss Mljet Island! It's just beautiful!
— a MLJET Island Fun
I planned to stay three days, and ended up extending for a week. It's fairly expensive, but well worth it. Absolutely gorgeous, and really good public transportation (buses), so you can stay further away from the walled city and saved some money, but not lose a lot of time getting to and from your accommodations. The best time to spend in the city/at cafes is in the evening, as the cruise ship crowds have gone back to their boats. I had a problem with mosquito bites in the evenings, though, so you may want to take bug spray.
My family is Croatian and I came to Dubrovnik to visit and absolutely fell in love with the city. Currently I am looking for a place to rent out and a job because I do not want to return to the states. Be careful, this is the sort of place you will travel to and not want to leave.
Dubrovnik is sizzling and very pretty. I cannot find words to express my pleasure visiting that city ten days ago.
Dubrovnik is lovely but overpriced! Stay in Lapad area which is near Lapad beach and full of shops, bars, and not too pricey.
Dubrovnik is very pretty but there's no real backpacker scene. It's overrun with couples, families, European tour groups of senior citizens, the jet-set crowd, and the see-and-be-seen crowd. Prices are ridiculously expensive! The Old Town is gorgeous but I wouldn't stay here for any length of time.
I first saw and walked through Dubrovnik at the age of seventeen. It remains my favorite little city in the entire world. Beautiful scenery, the Adriatic, the little shops and eateries. We took a boat to Cavtat and a few other islands. The most beautiful location in the world. Take in the old world feel.
If you want to avoid the crowds, Dubrovnik is best visited between April-May or September-October. In the high season, the old town is packed. If you have been traveling around Croatia and are sick of pizza, I'd recommend Fresh. It's a good place to meet other travellers and they serve wraps and smoothies.
Dubrovnik really is paradise. It doesn't have long sandy beaches with palm trees and coconuts but it does have the most amazing old city I have ever come across. The old city walls protect the ancient town, and it's full of marvelous little restaurants, shops and entertainment. You'll be walking around with a sore neck from taking in the grand and spectacular ancient buildings. I would recomend a day trip to one of the islands just offshore. We went to one and found a hidden lake where we just sat in the sun and swam in the warm clear lake. A perfect location for a couple of relaxing days in the sun.
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