Stay in the heart of Zagreb Excellent location - show map

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Main Square Hostel is located in the centre of Zagreb, just 20 yards from Ban Jelačić Square. The modern-style hostel offers beds in dormitory and en suite rooms with free WiFi access and a shared lounge.

Each room and dormitory will provide you with air conditioning and a seating area. Towels and bed linen are provided free of charge. There is a lounge area fitted with 2 TVs. All guests are also welcome to use the ironing facilities.

Restaurants and bars can be found in the surroundings. Vending machines and a games room are here, at guests’ disposal.

At Main Square Hostel you will find a 24-hour front desk. The hostel is 1.2 miles from Zagreb Fair, 3.4 miles from Zagreb Arena and 30 yards from Dolmac market and Ilica Street. Zagreb Airport is 6.8 miles away.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Main Square Hostel has been welcoming guests since 17 Oct 2014.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Zagreb, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info



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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose Main Square Hostel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi, we’ll be getting in late (after 10:00 pm). Is it possible to do a late check in?
    No problem, reception works 24-7
    Answered on 31 August 2021
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?
    If you need it, you can :)
    Answered on 12 October 2019
  • How can I pay with a credit card before I arrive?
    Your credit card can be charged on your request before arrival.
    Answered on 3 August 2020
  • hi, how far is this place from the airport? Do you provide airport pick up service? If yes, how much do you charge?
    From get to hostel from airport will take around 30 minutes. Around 20 kilometers. We do not provide airport pick up service!
    Answered on 9 June 2021
  • Hi, do you have Refrigerator (Fridge) so guests can store food in the dining area?
    Yes we do have a Fridge
    Answered on 13 July 2021
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Excellent location - show map
Located in the historic old town

Cobblestoned streets? Check. Historic monuments? Check. But there's also a distinctive modern vibe to this old town — check out innovative attractions like "The Museum of Broken Relationships".

Facilities of Main Square Hostel
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Pub crawls Additional charge
  • Games room
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Croatian

House rules Main Square Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!


14:00 - 00:00


06:00 - 10:00


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

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Main Square Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

You need to have a negative PCR or Antigen test with your name issued within 72 hours of your check in to our hostel.
• Or at the check-in you must present us your COVID CERTIFICATE.
• Our staff could request guest to take an Antigen test any time if they feel the guest is not feeling well. This will be done at the expense of the hostel.
• If you return a positive result, you will have to leave the hostel immediately and self-isolate. Private rooms are not allowed to self-isolate as instructed be the Health Ministry.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

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

FAQs about Main Square Hostel

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

  • Guests staying at Main Square Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Main Square Hostel by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 45min

  • Check-in at Main Square Hostel is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Main Square Hostel is 150 yards from the centre of Zagreb.

  • Main Square Hostel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Games room
    • Pub crawls
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Movie nights
    • Live sport events (broadcast)
    • Bike tours