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The Balkan Backpacker

Svetoga Shimuna 15, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Average8%
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    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

    I stayed here with a friend in June 2015, excellent location within the Old City walls and two cliff side bars near by. The facilities were above the standard for hostels. Ideal for young travellers. Staff were extremely friendly, informative and helpful. Would stay here...More

    Reviewed 17 June 2015

    Nice location in the old town, right by the cliff bars and a short walk down the steps to restaurants and bars. Hostel is very clean and staff are friendly and always ready to help with recommendations for where to go or where to eat.

    Reviewed 26 May 2015

    Pros - super friendly staff, great advice and assistance planning onward travels, amazing views from top floor room, good location Cons - air con barely worked in small private room so got quite stuffy and had to keep window open at night and got eaten...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

    First of all the greeting we had was quite nice. The staff was very friendly and helpful (not like some other hostels...). The location is a bit hard to find, after the big staircase that leads to a gravel square ask your way at one...More

    Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

    Fantastic hostel. Nina Mariana and Ana were so hospitable we thought we were sharing a home and not a hostel. Their knowledge of the area and desire to hang out with travellers is by far the greatest I have ever experienced in a hostel. Much...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (6)
    Bathroom (4)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    We are coming to Dubrovnik in May and the booking website says your hostel is unavailable then, is that right?
    26 January 2015|
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    Michelle D
    Bo,jour y a il un parking a proximite et si oui le tarif à la journée
    28 February 2017|
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    Room Tips
    "Studio apartment worked very well for us."
    crs010, over a year agoRead review
    "Stayed in 6 bed dorm on 1st floor - pretty and lots of space."
    ManaoSoda, over a year agoRead review
    ""Bedbugs in single room""
    Grace590, over a year agoRead review
    "If you're a single or couple happy to spend a bit more for privacy, there's one double room at the..."
    EVB1975, over a year agoRead review
    "If your in a group of two or more try to book one of the apartments. They are right next to the hostel really..."
    always_exploring00, over a year agoRead review
    "Ask for the heaven room or top floor/4 bed. No bunk beds in this room!"
    Spratticus81, over a year agoRead review
    "Stay in the 4 person dorm on the top floor.. great views!"
    CatWhitfield, over a year agoRead review
    "The hostel can organise private rooms in nearby houses for couples... probably more privacy there. But then..."
    WeeLezalee, over a year agoRead review
    "heaven room is stunning for a couple"
    Jessiebutler, over a year agoRead review
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