If you are planning a trip to Split and you have absolutely no idea where to stay, you landed in the right place! Split is the second biggest city in Croatia, surrounded by mountains and facing the sea. This maritime city is B E A U T I F U L and quite cheap too, for all the backpackers on a budget. We want to help you find the best hostels in Split for your Croatian vacay. Keep on reading and you’ll find the hostel of your dreams within the 6 best hostels in Split, Croatia! We’ve chosen these hostels as they offer a mixture of boat parties, surf classes and nightlife… Also chilled boutique hostels with a super-cool modern touch!
En Route Hostel
This brand new hostel is just 5 minutes walk to the main highlights and Bačvice Beach. Sounds perfect, right? If you are looking for a hostel where you can meet fellow travelers, En Route Hostel is one of the best hostels in Split! The friendly staff will be more than happy to help you explore the city like a local with their city tours and more. All the rooms are fully equipped: beds with curtains for your privacy, lockers, free wifi, and reading lights!
Address: Ul. Matice hrvatske 1, 21000, Split, Croatia
The name speaks for itself. Backpackers Fairytale is situated in a perfect spot: 3 minutes away from Diocletian’s Palace and all the bars and restaurants you could wish for! If you are wondering why this is one of the best hostels in Split… well, you can listen to music on a gramophone while enjoying stunning views of the whole city. They also have a super-cute dog called Tia, who will be more than happy to show you around 😉 Backpackers Fairytale is a hyperactive hostel, they always organise fun activities like climbing, stand up paddle, surf and more.
Address: Istarska ul. 3, 21000, Split, Croatia
Old Town Hostel Split
If you like to stay in the heart of a city, this is the best hostel in Split, and it is the only hostel located within the walls of the Diocletian’s Palace. The staff are awesome, they smile even if you arrive at 3 AM, jet lag and all, it doesn’t matter… you will still feel welcomed! Free fresh towels, dinners, events in the evening create the perfect atmosphere to make new international friends. Oh, remember to have cash with you, they don’t accept credit cards.
Address: Dominisova ul. 3, 21000, Split, Croatia
Wonderful World, we couldn’t agree more. This brand new hostel is in an old stone house, in the heart of Split. The vibe is chilled, with hammocks on the terrace where you can relax and meet new people. Just like its sister hostel, The Backpackers Fairytale, it had to make our list of the best hostels in Split. They have a UNICORN TOUR to the Krka Waterfalls, that will end with beers and snacks on the beach! That’s not all… this hostel also organises a stand up paddle tour every day and it goes by Meštrović Kastelet, old Ottoman fortresses and it ends with a picnic!
Address: Radmilovića ul. 27, 21000, Split, Croatia
This freshly renovated boutique hostel is in downtown Split. The staff will be your best friends when it comes to planning what to see, as they’re experts! Relaxed and chilled vibes with a hipstery touch. You’ll also get free linen, blankets, and towels, free wifi and airport pick-up (upon request) if you need it.
Address: Ul. Petra Iliča Čajkovskog 4, 21000, Split, Croatia
Split Hostel Fiesta Siesta
Ladies and gentlemen, good vibes are served! If you are a party animal, this is the right place for you. Freshly renovated and in a perfect central position, surrounded by the main hotspots of the city! If you are wondering why Hostel Fiesta Siesta has made our list of the best hostels in Split, it’s because the staff will take you out for the best Croatian dinner ever, also hosting themed nights and events at the Charlie’s Backpackers Bar downstairs. It’s impossible to get bored!
Address: Ul. Petra Kružića 5, 21000, Split, Croatia
Start packing and get ready to have the best time ever in one of the best hostels in Split, Croatia!
But hey, Croatia is big and there is much more to explore…