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Cocoon Hostel Reviews

Josipa Kosora 40, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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52 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 70%Location
  • 88%Staff
  • 79%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 83%Facilities

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I think it was a little bit too expensive for a "hostel". It also takes about 25 minutes to walk to Old Town Dubrovnik. If you want an early night, it might be hard for you because there was a soccer court just around the corner with loud music and partying people. If you don't mind anything of this, you will be happy to stay here.

  • 25th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


This was an awesome stay! The staff did their best to make me feel welcome. They accommodated me even though they didn't receive my booking from hostel world.com , for this they deserve my highest compliments!!


Rooms are a bit small but OK. Having to take the stairs to use the bathroom or the toilets is not practical. However the hostel is very well located and the people there are friendly. Cleanliness was also OK.


A small hostel that feels more like staying in an apartment back home. It is a bit far from the center but If you decide to walk, you'll find several "hidden" beaches along the way and great porches to sit in front of the scenic sea view. Rooms have shared balconies and are very clean with large lockers, staff is friendly! Negs: The air conditioner in my room wasn't working, the lock on the toilet was broken, and the lights in the shower go off every two minutes unless you keep waving your arms.


Well located compared to most hostels, about a chilled 15min walk to town and you can find scenic spots on the way. A good, clean, hostel and makes exploring Dubrovnik easy. Not a party hostel if that is what you are looking for.


Stayed in the 4 bedroom private. Was extremely clean and a great start to our travels. The only criticism I can have was it felt more like a hotel due to the exterior stairs leading to our room, meaning we didn't actually have to go into the hostel at all. Takes about 20 minutes to walk into old town.


the option of having breakfast would be great

  • 14th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Austria
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


We got attacked by bed bugs here! They moved us to a new room but no other compensation. The doors on our joint balcony didn't lock, the keys to the room were hard to use. The location from old town was pretty far, and the showers leaked everywhere!! You had to mop it up yourself.. The water was also luke warm. The only decent thing was some of the staff were nice and there was a shared kitchen.


Absolutely loved the place! I spent 5 nights there in total - the place is very clean and super cute. The staff are very helpful and friendly, too. The only thing that people might not like is that it's a bit of a walk (~15-20 minutes) from the Old City, but I personally loved the location - the walk was breathtaking, and the area was nice and quiet to get away to. It's also definitely not a party hostel, which I also loved.

  • 15th May 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)

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