Stay in the heart of Zagreb Excellent location – show map

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Main Square Hostel is located in the center of Zagreb, just 50 feet from Ban Jelačić Square. The modern-style hostel offers beds in dormitory and rooms with attached bathroom 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 mi from Zagreb Fair, 3.4 mi from Zagreb Arena and 100 feet from Dolmac market and Ilica Street. Zagreb Airport is 6.8 mi away.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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

Property Highlights

Located 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 program, 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 speaks 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 August 31, 2021
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?
    If you need it, you can :)
    Answered on October 12, 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 August 3, 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 June 9, 2021
  • Hi, do you have Refrigerator (Fridge) so guests can store food in the dining area?
    Yes we do have a Fridge
    Answered on July 13, 2021
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Located in the historic old town

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

Amenities of Main Square Hostel
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
Entertainment & 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
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Croatian

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


2:00 PM - 12:00 AM


6:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

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

No age restriction

There's 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 minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

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

FAQs about Main Square Hostel

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

    • Game room
    • Bar crawls
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Movie nights
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Bike tours

  • 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

  • The prices at Main Square Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Main Square Hostel is 500 feet from the center of Zagreb.

  • Check-in at Main Square Hostel is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

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

    • Airport shuttle (public) 45min