Split Croatia hostels are the valuable alternative to hotels and the best option for budget travelers. Recently hostels in Split have resolved the biggest town problem, the lack of hotel accommodation.
Many travelers consider hostels as an ‘only youth accommodation’ and are not too enthusiastic sleeping in dormitory style lodging. They are wrong as many Split hostels offer also singles, double rooms arranged for solo, and couples travelers. Recently, more and more tourists in their 60s, opt for hostels.
I’ve visited many hostels in Split city. I can assure you that Split hostels are safe. In spite of many travelers’ conviction that hostels are dirty places, they are quite clean and managed with care.
The most hostels in Split are backpackers friendly. The owners are very helpful and polite. They are ready to provide all tourist service you might need. The staff speak not only good English but also Italian, Spanish and German.
Spending money on Split hotels, hostels or backpacker accommodation, will help you not only to save money. They are the right place to savor the typical atmosphere and to get a glance of Split city life.
Important tips to follow when looking for Split hostels
When looking for appropriate hostel accommodation in Split Croatia, beside the price you should take in consideration more details before you book your stay:
You need a hostel not far from train, bus station or ferry port.
To relish a typical Split Mediterranean atmosphere you have to be in the heart of the old city or in nearby area.
Find your hostel not far from Split beaches.
- Find your hotel that offers airport transfers with a shuttle bus.
There are some smaller things but also important that can be very useful. I’ll help you find Split Croatia hostels that offer a decent breakfast or hostels with a kitchen where you can prepare your own food (both services can save you another couple of Euros).
Hostels are a good place to socialize. Try to find a hostel with a bar or at least must have a common area that give travelers a place to hang out and socialize. Hostels with internet (free WIFE) connection is ‘must have’ facility.
I suggest you only hostels with lockers. In most places it is a standard equipment. Avoid those asking extra many for security. For first time visitors it’s important to find hostels that organize local tours and sightseeing. Many will provide you with maps and local guide brochures.
Split Croatia Hostels
Highest rated hostels in Split
Newly decorated Silver Gate Hostel, located in the heart of the city is just one minute walk from the most famous sites and attractions in Split.
Hostel Nikolla is situated in the old part of town.They offer also single rooms, four bigger and two small double bedrooms.
Trendy Hostels in Split
If you are headed to Split for the summer, the number one place to stay is the Goli Bosi (Naked and Barefoot). Known as a design hostel, its amazing interiors and structure of its rooms are beyond the average that it will make more sophisticated your stay in Split.
Booze and Snooze Hostel – ‘Book this hotel and get a beer each day you stay there’. It’s a motto of this hostel. The location cannot be better! There’s also so many opportunities to make friends by staying here. There are organized dinners, beer pong games, and outings to the local backpackers bar.