Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

Cancellation policy depends on the total number of people for group reservation and the form of the group deposit payment that will be agreed with the group leader.
All the neccessary information concerning Hostel Blues Terms and Condition + Cancellation Policy will be sent to the group leader altogether with the price details.

Additional Terms and Conditions

From all groups of 6 or more guests we also collect a fully refundable key-damage deposit (the amount depends on the total number of group members). For more information please contact the hostel via e-mail.

Please note:
- the local city tax of 1,70 EUR/person/night is not included in the price. Students under 26 with valid student ID, youth under 18, disabled and elderly over 70 are excluded from the liability,

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Hostel Blues

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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We love this Hostel!

It gets our thumbs up for consistently high guest reviews.

Hostelworld says

Hostel Blues is a comfortable, carefully decorated, boutique-style hostel located within walking distance of most of the city's sights. It's little wonder they were rated the best in Slovakia at the 2010 and 2009 Hoscars. Hostelworld guests have told us that 'all hostels should learn from Blues' because 'there is more atmosphere [here] than I've seen anywhere else'. This hostel features large, comfortable rooms, a spacious kitchen, weekly concerts and free Internet and Wi-Fi.

Property Description

Hostel Blues is a perfect option for travellers. It doesn´t matter if you are travelling solo or with friends, you will always find everything you need here! We are here for you 24/7 with smiles on our faces ready to help you with all your questions and requests. We´ve been here for 10 years and we use our experience to make your stay as pleasant as possible. Come here as a lonely traveller, leave as part of the Hostel Blues family.

FREE map of the city for everyone together with our recommendations of places to see and things to do in our lovely city!

The dorm rooms offer:
•Large safety lockers (locks available at the reception)
•Each bed has its own reading light and power outlet
•Comfy clean beds
•Towels available at the reception

Or choose a private room:
•Rooms with two, three or four beds
•Or our amazing six-bed apartment with a terrace and stunning view ;)
•Air Condition in every room!
•TV in most of the rooms
•Towels available at the reception
•Hair Dryers in every room

Other things we offer:
•Luggage storage
•Free lobby computers with internet access
•Laundry room
•Books exchange
•Board games

We’ve created places for you to feel comfortable in and have fun. A lobby area is equipped with a video projector, where you can lie back on huge pillows. Plus a common room with cozy couches, antique furniture and a fully equipped kitchen with plasma TV. Our bar is open 24/7 for you with wonderful staff waiting for you!

!!!!We organise!!!!
•Beer Tours
•Cooking class
•Movie nights
•Blues concerts
•Beer Pong View House Rules


At Hostel Blues, we're famous for our welcoming, friendly vibe and our boutique-inspired décor. As well as live concerts every week, we also organise beer tours, cooking classes and film nights. You can meet other travellers while snuggling up to the oversized pillows in the lobby, stretching out on the sofas in the common room or catching a show on the flatscreen TV in the kitchen as you share a meal. We've also got a bar that's open 24 hours a day in case you're thirsty at 3am!


We're right in downtown Bratislava, so you can easily wander round our cool and compact city with a free map from reception. If you're heading in from another city by train – we're only an hour away from Vienna, after all – we're just 20 minutes on foot from the Bratislava Hlavná Stanica station. Got heavy bags? Jump on tram 1 towards Jungmannova and get off at Vysoká, Tchibo Outlet, a 4-minute walk from the hostel. The journey should just take 12 minutes door to door.

Rooms and Dorms

Private rooms and mixed or female-only dorms have en-suites or shared bathrooms. You'll have bedding for free (ask at reception if you need a towel), and every bunk's got a lamp and plug socket so you can charge your phone while browsing on the free Wi-Fi. Most rooms come with a TV as an added bonus. There are hairdryers too, and plenty of lockers to go round. Travelling in a group? We've also got a six-bed flat featuring a terrace with views over Bratislava.

Extras and activities

Bit of a musician? Grab one of our guitars and start strumming. We've got board games, foosball and a book exchange to keep you entertained, too. There are public computers in the lobby, so there's no need to squeeze a laptop into your bag. Whether travelling alone or with the squad, you're sure to feel like part of the family.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.9

  • Security 9.5

  • Location 9.3

  • Staff 9.4

  • Atmosphere 8.6

  • Cleanliness 8.7

  • Facilities 8.6

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    14 Aug 2019
    Hostel Blues was great for me. The staff helped with everything - from recommendations for eating & parks to getting me securely in a ride that would take me to my next destination (a somewhat obscure Austrian town with monumental Roman remains - Carnuntum). I felt taken care of which means a lot when traveling solo in unknown parts. Bratislava is absolutely charming & hostel is well-situated for seeing sights in all directions. I got good sleep, did laundry too.
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    11 Aug 2019
    I was absolutely impressed with Hostel Blues. The atmosphere and rooms are really nice and fun, and everything was clean. The security is very good (you have to use a fob three times and a key to get into your room), and the staff was really helpful and accommodating. My reservation got messed up in the computer and they fixed everything for me without a problem. They had great recommendations too for things to do and places to eat. And at this price, it was even better!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    09 Aug 2019
    Nothing to complain about. Fabulous hostel in Bratislava
    Taiwan China, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7


    05 Aug 2019
    Everything was great except for one staff member who just seemed overly rule-abiding and unenthused at times.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    14 Aug 2019
    Excellent stay :)
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    06 Aug 2019
    What a hostel, the staff are so kind and helpful (also very friendly). The pub crawl was an amazing feature to the hostel as well as them being useful in helping you commute around the city. I'd 100% recommend giving this hostel a try if you're ever stopping in Bratislava.
    Wales, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    05 Aug 2019
    Great hostel with strong sense of community, friendly staff and daily activities. Really memorable experience!
    Canada, Male, 25-30
  • 8.9


    15 Aug 2019
    Well-equipped hostel in a very convenient spot, right in between the city center and the bus station. Friendly and helpful staff also. Would book again for a next visit.
    Belgium, Male, 31-40
  • 8.9


    04 Aug 2019
    Can't think of a better location in Bratislava for a hostel, it's perfect. Well kept place with nice staff, cozy social area and great security.
    Ireland, Female, 18-24
  • 5.4


    06 Aug 2019
    BED BUGS ALERT IN LONDON ROOM 6 BED DORM- started developing bites the day after staying there, thought maybe mosquitos but more kept coming, so beware! Apart from this good kitchen and nice staff.
    Australia, Female, 18-24
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Board Games
  • Foosball
  • Wi-Fi


  • 2014

    1st, Country Winners Slovakia

  • 2013

    1st, Country Winners Slovakia

  • 2012

    9th, Worldwide Large Hostel

  • 2011

    1st, Country Winners Slovakia

  • 2010

    1st, Country Winners Slovakia


  • 2015

    Worldwide Medium Hostel

  • 2012

    Worldwide Large Hostel

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Hostel Blues says

I think the most important parts of our hostel are the extraordinary staff, the family-like social atmosphere and perfect location. And those are the things which put our hostel ahead of the rest and make this place outstanding. As we are passionate culture-lovers, we love to reveal the most hidden secrets of Bratislava. You won't have to walk for long to discover it, since the Old Town is just around the corner from our hostel. It is the centre of cultural life, where you can visit the main historical monuments, galleries and museums, try our local cuisine and of course experience Bratislava nightlife. Also we love to organize weekly live blues concerts, cooking classes and dinners, little spontaneous parties or movie nights. Hostel Blues Team, Staff