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Situated within 500 metres of Beach Šulić and 600 metres of Buza Beach in the centre of Dubrovnik, Old Town Hostel features accommodation with free WiFi and seating area. Guests at the bed and breakfast can enjoy table tennis on site, or go snorkelling or hiking in the surroundings. Popular points of interest near Old Town Hostel include Porporela Beach, Onofrio's Fountain and Pile Gate. The nearest airport is Dubrovnik, 19 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Old Town Hostel has been welcoming guests since 4 Apr 2016.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Dubrovnik, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8

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Room type
2 single beds
2 single beds
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Dubrovnik
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Dalia
    The place is great. And otherwise, it's not bad.
  • C
    Right in the centre of Old Town. 5min walk from Sulic beach which is beautiful! Lovely friendly staff
  • Rainier
    Location, staff, facilities, and cleanliness are very good.
  • Krishna
    The location is perfect in the centre of old town. Everything is near and acessible. The room was nice as well as the bathroom clean. The receptionist was very kind helping with advices.
  • Rachel
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Perfect location in the centre of old town, cute building with reasonable facilities.
  • Shelby
    Amazing location, beautifully decorated & staff were amazing
  • Morgan
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The location of the hostel was ideal! Super close to the old town. The bed was comfortable and although quite squeaky, it was fine. Wifi was good and the room very pleasant.
  • Lucy
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great location in the old town. Friendly and helpful staff. Functional room that was basic but good for 1 night.
  • Memphis
    It’s was in the best location The staff where so lovely and went above and beyond to help me Met some really cool people, such a good vibe
  • Emma
    Perfect location, great common area and very friendly staff!

Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days

  • Hi, I was wondering whether it’s possible to pay for this hostel via credit card, or do I need to get cash? Thanks!!

    Both options are available.
    Answered on 31 March 2022
  • Do you have double room with private bathroom?

    We don't have private bathrooms in private rooms. All beds in the private rooms are twin or bunk beds.
    Answered on 7 September 2022
  • Hello I would like to book a weekend with you, but my flight wouldn't land until 19:30pm Can i check in late?

    Hello, Thank you for your message. No worries, reception is open until 11pm and we can leave you an envelope at the front door with the leys if you..
    Answered on 2 June 2021
  • Hello, how do you get to the hostel from the main bus station?

    You can take a local bus 1a or 1b to the Pile gate and from there you can walk 3-5min until you reach the hostel. Or take an Uber to the gate.
    Answered on 16 May 2022
  • do you have a parking in this hotel ? How do we park our car ?

    We don't have parking. You can park your car on nearby parking spaces: public garage, parking outside of the city, etc.
    Answered on 8 June 2023
  • Hello, how many beds has this dorm?

    We have 5 bed dorms and 4 bed dorms.
    Answered on 5 June 2022
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Managed by Dubrovnik Old Town Hostel

Company review score: 8.8Based on 512 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company information

FREE HOSTEL ACTIVITIES -Emergency Hat Party in Common Room (This includes Streaming Music of your Choice, Two Spinning Red Disco Balls, Ambient Mood lighting, Assorted Party Hats and Drink Specials) -Green Tea Ceremony with wisdom singing bowl -Bachata Dance lessons with Spanish music themed party -Movie night -Blazing Cappucino Experience -Pancake day with nutella and bananas -Karaoke Singing night -Group Finbonnaci handshake -Middle east hookah hour -Face and body painting -Croatian champagne and Sangria night -Wingman for a night out on the town -Drinking, Party and Dance Buddy -Café sitting, Ice cream eating and talking Buddy -Day Swim Tour to Higher or Lower Buza. This includes includes low, medium and high cliff -jumping -Lokrum Tour. This includes walking the island's nature reserve and high cliff jumping -Moonlight Nature Walking Tour in Gradac Park. This includes views of the Adriatic Sea and illuminated Old Town; as well as the sounds of the waves crashing and aromatic smells of indigenous flowers and trees in bloom

Property information

We are a boutique hostel located in the center of Dubrovnik's UNESCO protected Old City. We are ONLY 15 meters from the Stradun (main street), and seconds from everything you need. Our 400 year old building has been lovingly restored to comfortably accommodate 27 guests in 8 spacious dorm and private rooms. We have a large common room and kitchen to relax in and meet fellow travelers. FREE AMENITIES -Access to two internet connected computers (24 hours),- Wifi in common rooms and bedrooms -Map of Dubrovnik -Bus and ferry timetables -Satellite TV with over 500 international channels -Security Lockers in rooms -24 hour hot shower -Clean Linens -Towel -Use of kitchen facilities -Cooking Spices -Games to borrow, like chess and bananagrams -Use of guitars -Use of hairdryer -Use of Iron -Use of Hookah pipe -Bedside reading light -Book exchange -Guide books to borrow, including Lonely Planet -Use of Skype computer software to make local and international calls -Clean drinking water -Shower after Check Out - (Ground Floor) FREE SERVICES -Travel information and assistance at reception -Currency exchange

Neighbourhood information

DUBROVNIK ACTIVITIES -Wine and dine at over 100 restaurants and 50 bars in the Old Town. -Talk, drink, and relax at a cafe on the pedestrian only Stradun (Main street). -Pick up fresh fruits and vegetables at the farmer's market every morning. -Walk the magnificent City Walls and Fort Lovrijenac -Swim in the crystal clear sea and suntan on the beautiful Beaches right outside the old town -Visit the pristine Lokrum Island by ferry from the Old Town port -Take cable car to top of Mt. Srd for expansive views and visit the war museum -Visit Museums: Sponza and Rectors palace, Aquarium, Ethnographic, Maritime, and Archaeological -Visit historical places of worship: St, Blaise, Franciscan and Dominican monastery, Cathedral, Synaqogue, and Mosque -Kayak in the Adriatic -Shop for clothes and gifts -See a movie at the indoor, outdoor or 3D cinema -Visit the islands of Mljet, Lopud, Sipan and Kolecep. -See a movie at the Film Festival in June -See a play or concert at Dubrovnik Summer Festival in August -Scuba Dive and Snorkel -Day trip to Cavtat, Trsteno or Ston -Off Road buggy riding on mount Srd. TOURS -Old Town walking Tour -Lokrum island walking, swimming, sunbathing and cliff jumping

Languages spoken


Property surroundings *

Facilities of Old Town Hostel

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Laundry
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Additional bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • City view
  • Landmark view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Pub crawls
    Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Beach
  • Evening entertainment
  • Nightclub/DJ
  • Entertainment staff
  • Snorkelling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
  • Karaoke
  • Table tennis
  • Games room
Living Area
  • Seating Area
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Books, DVDs, or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Croatian

House rules

Old Town Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00


Until 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.

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

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash Old Town Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 23:00 and 08:00.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

FAQs about Old Town Hostel

  • The nearest beach is just 550 yards from Old Town Hostel. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Old Town Hostel include:

    • Twin
    • Double
    • Single
    • Bed in Dormitory

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

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

  • Old Town Hostel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Games room
    • Snorkelling
    • Table tennis
    • Canoeing
    • Karaoke
    • Evening entertainment
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Entertainment staff
    • Walking tours
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Pub crawls
    • Beach
    • Movie nights

  • Old Town Hostel is 100 yards from the centre of Dubrovnik. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.