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Just 200 yards from Port of Split, bus station and beach, this hostel offers air-conditioned rooms, dormitories with cable TV and free WiFi access.

Hostel Split Backpackers has colourful rooms with private bathrooms, and dormitories with shared bathrooms. All room types feature wooden floors and lockers. A hairdryer is available at the reception.

Split Backpackers organises city tours, water sports, and boat trips to the surrounding islands. Guests can also discover quiet beaches and caves by canoe.

A shuttle service to Split Airport is available on request at the Backpackers Hostel. The Fair and Exhibition Grounds in Split are a few bus stops away. The nearest bus stop is a 1-minute walk away.

This is our guests' favourite part of Split, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Hostel Split Backpackers has been welcoming guests since 7 Jul 2011.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Split, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5


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Closest beaches
  • Bacvice Beach

    Bacvice Beach

    7.5 Good beach
    500 yards from property
  • Ovcice Beach

    7.7 Good beach
    850 yards from property
  • Firule

    8.0 Very good beach
    950 yards from property
  • Trstenik

    8.3 Very good beach
    1 miles from property
  • Jezinac Beach

    8.1 Very good beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Obojena Svjetlost

    8.2 Very good beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Znjan Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    1.4 miles from property
  • Prva Voda Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    1.6 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
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  • How much does it cost to rent a lock?
    Hi, Thank you on your question. It's free ;))
    Answered on 12 September 2019
  • Hi. We will be arriving into split at 2am on 10th Sept. Will we be able to check into a room if we book?
    Hello, Thank you for your question. Yes, you will be able to check in. We would send you detailed instructions on the day of your arrival. Best wishes, Antea
    Answered on 24 August 2022
  • Hi, can I check in at around 23:45 (due to the arrival time of my flight)?
    Hello, Thank you for your question. In case of late check-in after 22:00, one day before the check-in date we send guests simple self check-in instruc..
    Answered on 4 April 2022
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Hi, Thank you on your question. Yes, we have luggage storage :)
    Answered on 12 September 2019
  • Is it quiet at night?
    Hi, Thank you on your question. Yes, in our rooms are quiet at night :)
    Answered on 12 September 2019
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Facilities of Hostel Split Backpackers
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Pub crawls Additional charge
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Shuttle service
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Airport shuttle
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Croatian
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Hostel Split Backpackers takes special requests - add in the next step!


14:00 - 22:00


05:00 - 11:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 3 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

The number of extra beds allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no cots available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Hostel Split Backpackers accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Please inform Hostel Split Backpackers in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Hostel Split Backpackers

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hostel Split Backpackers by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 30min

  • The prices at Hostel Split Backpackers may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Hostel Split Backpackers is 450 yards from the centre of Split.

  • The nearest beach is just 550 yards from Hostel Split Backpackers.

  • Check-in at Hostel Split Backpackers is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Hostel Split Backpackers offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Pub crawls
    • Bicycle rental
    • Walking tours