Celica Art Hostel.

Metelkova 8 SI, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 1000

Overall Rating: 88

Spend the night behind bars! Awarded as No.1 HIPPEST HOSTEL IN THE WORLD by Lonely Planet.

Hostel CELICA offers accommodation in: 20 artistically re-designed cells, shared bathroom (double, twin, triple cells) 4, 5-, 7-bedded rooms with unique artistic elements, bathroom ensuite 12-bedded dormitory, bathroom ensuite All cancellations of bookings should be made not later than 2 days before arrival. Your non-arrival by the agreed check in time will result in the cancellation of your entire reservation. In case you fail to arrive by your agreed check in date and time, Hostel Celica is authorised to charge your credit card without further reference to you an amount not exceeding one night's charge.


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Bicycle hire
  • Laundry service
  • Bar(s)
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area


Rating Type
88 Overall
91 Atmosphere
94 Staff
89 Location
87 Cleanliness
88 Facilities
91 Safety
0 Fun
80 Value

Important Information

One-of-a-kind, artistically transformed from an old military prison into a funky youth hostel. Soak up the hostel atmosphere in our BAR & RESTAURANT with lively evening events every day of the week. Appreciated and awarded by cult travel specialists for its UNIQUE & UNUSUAL DESIGN: • No.1 HIPPEST HOSTEL IN THE WORLD by Lonely Planet • the 25 ULTIMAT E PLACES TO STAY IN THE WORLD by Rough Guides • No.1 hostel in Slovenia according to Hostelworld.com guests' reviews - 2011 HOSCAR Winner FREE parking FREE WiFi FREE towels and bed linen FREE welcome tea and other drinks in the reception lounge throughout the day FREE guided tours of the hostel FREE book exchange FREE board games A MUST STAY EXPERIENCE when visiting Ljubljana. Spend the night in one of the 20 unique former prison cells with prison bars on windows and doors. Not entirely your cup of tea? Make your bed in one of the hostel's more traditional 4-, 5-, 7- and 12-bedded dorms featuring unique artistic elements. SELF SERVICE BUFFET BREAKFAST: available every day, 7:30 – 10:30am for 3€ (This includes bread, hot and cold drinks, milk, yogurt, muesli, cornflakes, butter, jam, honey, chocolate spread, salami, cheese, eggs, pastry) BAR & RESTAURANT: - BBQ nights - get-2-gether nights - LIVE concerts - staff/guests social activities - cocktail nights - theme parties - daily lunches - brunch - snacks until late - art exhibitions - workshops HIGHLY RECOMMENDED by Celica staff: - Tours & Trips info desk for daily excursions around Slovenia – book and go! - what to see & do tips - city info, maps, schedules, travel arrangements, events, … - Rent-a-bike – comfy vintage cruisers to go out exploring Ljubljana and surroundings - Rent-a-car – special discounts for Celica guests No curfew, no lockout, reception opened 24/7. Being locked up will never be more FUN!