Celica Art Hostel
Once a military prison, today one-of-a-kind artistic hostel. Hostel Celica is housed in a 19-century building which used to function as a military prison back in the days. This unique & unusual environment has been welcoming travelers from all around the world offering a complete accommodation experience with a weird & quirky room design, social events and guests get-2-gether activities.
The first tip we'd give you is to book your bed in one of the 20 original in style & concept, former prison cells with bars on windows and doors. It is definitely the best way to soak in the story and the concept of the hostel. Not your cup of tea? Then you should consider switching onto one of the multi-bedded hostel private rooms, prison bars free, with customs decor elements throughout the room.
Located just around the corner from the main bus & train station the hostel makes it perfect for late arrivals or early departures (7-minute walk). It is also within walking distance of the city old town center. The hostel is in the heart of the alternative zone of Metelkova with bars, cafes and art galleries bringing you all the fun and nights out literally just around the corner. Ear plugs needed on some extra lively nights, especially weekends. Arriving by car? No need to worry, there's FREE PARKING in front of the hostel building.
The home bar & restaurant is there for you to grab anything from breakfast, lunch, snack to a-la-carte meals. Don't be surprised to meet the locals as they come round for quick lunch or a sip of delicious coffee before hitting the road. Celica communal areas is where locals and travelers hang out, have a drink and enjoy its homey environment. Live concerts every week, art exhibitions housed in the hostel gallery, all-you-can-eat nights, lively cocktail sessions at the bar or spontaneous beer pong contests, … The staff just knows how to bring together the hostel family for everybody to enjoy a great night »in da house«.
Delicious breaky for a fresh start:
Self service buffet breakfast is NOT included in the price. However, you're welcome to decide for it later on: 3.00€/pers., every day between 7:30 – 10:30am.
Feeling active and curious? There's a tour & trip info point at the hostel reception offering daily excursions around Slovenia. Book on spot for the next day tour, pick up at the hostel, no time wasting. As simple as that.