All Hostels in Zagreb

Welcome to your detailed guide for Zagreb hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Zagreb, Croácia. Compare prices for Zagreb hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Zagreb Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Zagreb, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Zagreb


(Pozitiv Hostel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Zagreb


(Chillout Hostel Zagreb is the best rated)

Most Zagreb hostels are located in

City Centre, Old Town, Lower Town

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Zagreb for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Zagreb for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Zagreb? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Zagreb alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Zagreb. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

Get to know Zagreb (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Zagreb here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Velika Gorica Velika Gorica (14 Km / 8 mi.)
Donja Stubica Donja Stubica (19 Km / 12 mi.)
Oroslavje Oroslavje (21 Km / 13 mi.)
Samobor Samobor (20 Km / 13 mi.)
Brežice Brežice (32 Km / 20 mi.)

FAQ about Zagreb Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Zagreb. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Zagreb. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Zagreb Hostels

A hostel in Zagreb costs on average $14 for a dorm. A hostel in Zagreb with private rooms costs on average $35. shows all 31 Hostels in Zagreb. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Old Lab Hostel is the best hostel in Zagreb for couples.

The Dots Hostel is the best hostel in Zagreb for families.

The Dots Hostel is the best hostel in Zagreb for groups.

Boutique Hostel Shappy and Swanky Mint Hostel are the best rated hostels in Zagreb for female solo travellers. compares prices for 31 hostels in Zagreb, Croácia. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Zagreb such as

  • 18 hotels
  • 15 guesthouses
  • 37 apartments
This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Zagreb.

Chillout Hostel Zagreb is the best rated hostel for partying in Zagreb.
It offers: Bar, Nightclub.

Travel Tips for Zagreb - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Zagreb

Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Zagreb and Croácia.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Zagreb