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Hostel Celica

Hostelworld.comUS$47*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Paris
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Very fascinating place with a lot of events and life of it's own. Placed just in walking distance from Ljubljana center, and just next to museums such as Modern art and ethnographic, this hostel gives you an insight not only in Ljubljana's night-life and cultural monuments, but also in vibrating students activities and off-scene, as well as contemporary art. Staff...

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Rovinj, Croatia
Reviewed 31 May 2015

We stayed here on two separate occasions over the course of a week and a half. The first stay was alright, we were received by friendly staff and stayed in a private cell room, which had a huge double bed. The building and especially the ground level are really cool, but this is more or less where the positives end....

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County Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 28 May 2015

We booked this hostel because we decided when are you ever again going to be able to sleep in a prison?! It was definitely a unique experience. When we first arrived we were a bit nervous of the area, due to all the graffiti, but we soon discovered there was nothing to worry about. The area was totally safe. The...

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Reviewed 27 May 2015

My cell was clean, cozy, and uniquely done. I loved the hostel's character, and the fact that you don't know which cell you will get. The restaurant was excellent, and the staff was very friendly as well. I enjoyed the historical aspect of the hostel, as well as the museum. However, they have done a great job revitalizing the space...

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Castle Donington
Reviewed 27 May 2015

LJUBLJANA is always fun and Hostel Celica even funnier! My initial booking needed to change with a few days to go - I needed to add the May Bank Holiday into my plans. Recepcija was marvellous and worked around my needs magnificently, meaning I didn't have to change Cells...naturally, I was in 101...as usual! And I always end up in...

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Singapore, null, Singapore
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Hostel Celica will make you feel right at home no matter what your interests are. I have seen them conducting book club sessions, jazz performance and even football screenings in their common areas. All these activities are carried out on the first level, close enough for us to conveniently participate in but far enough so that it does not disrupt...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Hostel perfectly situated to go downtown on foot and walk around. The place (and the rooms of course) is definitely original and the quality of the services are good. You can order there your shuttle to go to the airport.

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Guildford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Place was clean and nice experience to stay in a cell but found the ladder up to the bed in the top of the cell was not the easiest to climb and found sleeping up there too warm. Otherwise all was good.

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Thank Heather K
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Our room was dull, ugly and far away from cozy. It was authentic cell. No furniture, no nothing. Two beds up to over 2 m from the floor. Over 190 cm human won't fit in the beds very comfortably. This was cell 112, maybe some other cells are better. Metelkova's noise continues until 3 pm so sleeping was pretty much...

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Kutina, Croatia
Reviewed 11 May 2015

The hostel is beautiful and it has a great staff! But if you want to use the free Internet, you have to use the computer in the reception. I wasn't comfortable checking my bank info when there were others behind me! Also my room's bathroom (both of them) were kind of dirty, but I guess it's because there were at...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
HIPPEST HOSTEL #1 by Lonely Planet - situated in the centre of Ljubljana: train station - 3 min, Three bridges: 8 min walking distance - UNIQUE EXPERIENCE: Sleep in 20 artistically renovated former prison cells (a priceless work of art). - Artistically renovated former prison into a modern youth hostel - Food & beverage facilities - Cultural events, art gallery ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Celica

Address: Metelkova ulica 8, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
Region: Slovenia > Upper Carniola Region > Ljubljana
Price Range: $55 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Celica 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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“double beds are 2m high so only get a double room if you are ok with this”
Paul360360, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you're afraid of heights request a room without a ladder.”
nicolamarieo, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the cells we looked in were different and interesting.”
AlanC437, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Even wanted to know what sleeping in prison feels like, this is it”
lucydB4718MN, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I will go for the Cells!!!!”
159hermanz, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
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