Hostel Celica Art

Metelkova 8, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Basic information

Hostel Celica is top of the Lonely Planet list as No.1 Hippest Hostel, also named one of the 25 Ultimate Places to Stay by Rough Guides and awarded No.1 Slovenia hostel by guests’ reviews. Free parking is provided.

The hostel is located within the autonomous social centre of Metelkova City, filled with art galleries, bars, artists studios and clubs that feature various types of live music from Free Jazz, Rockabilly, Psychobilly, Punk rock, Heavy metal and Noise to Dub and Techno.

The old military barracks provides a unique accommodation experience, sleeping in one of 20 former prison cells with bars on the doors and windows.

Most of them has been artistically renovated in 2003 into comfortable and one-of-a-kind double and triple rooms with shared bathroom, other multi-bedded rooms are comfort ensuite rooms. The renovation process was supervised by more than 80 Slovenian and foreign artists.

The bar & restaurant area welcomes guests in three different theme areas with a buffet breakfast, daily lunches and delicious snacks. The Celica Art is in the immediate vicinity of the Main Bus and Railway Station and 700 metres from the city centre.

Upon arrival there is a series of benefits waiting for the Celica guests: Wi-Fi, 10% discount coupons for the Postojna Cave and Atlantis Water Park, booking point for tours and excursions around Slovenia…