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  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

The newly opened Kucha boutique hostel, designed by young architects and graphic designers, is ideally located in one of the oldest parts of the town within a short walking distance to all major city attractions. Kucha hostel is the perfect location to discover a city with a long history, generous people, natural beauty and a rich culinary scene.

Guests are welcome to relax on our spacious terrace and in the common area (complete with a well-equipped communal kitchen), which are ideal places to relax, read, eat, drink and take advantage of the free Wi-Fi, and enjoy the company of fellow travellers.

Our rooms include 4- to 6-bed mixed dorms with custom bunk beds, private doubles (some with ensuites), and a 6-bed female-only dormitory. Every bed has a super comfortable hotel quality mattress and power outlets, and each room comes equipped with reading lights, a seating area and large luggage lockers. All rooms and bathrooms are cleaned daily, and a laundry service is also provided. A large buffet-style breakfast, including tea and traditional Bosnian coffee, is provided free of charge!

Hostel Kucha is next door to a supermarket, with a butcher, green grocer, patisserie and fast food outlets located very close nearby. The Old Town is a short 7-8 minute walk. The nearest airport is Sarajevo International Airport, 9 km from the property.

HOSTEL KUCHA POLICIES AND CONDITIONS – PLEASE READ!

Check in from 14:00.
Check out by 12:00 noon.

PAYMENT ON ARRIVAL IN CASH ONLY – we accept only Convertible Marks.

Cancellation policy: 72 h before arrival.
A delicious buffet-style breakfast, including tea and Bosnian coffee, is provided free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed – please let us know when you make your booking!).
Taxes are not included – they amount to 2km per person per day.
Locks can be provided for the luggage lockers, free of charge.

GENERAL:
Reception is open from 07:30 until 23:00. If you intend to arrive at the hostel outside of these hours, please let us know in advance so we can ensure a staff member is there to greet you.
No curfew.
Guests under 13 years must be accompanied by parents/guardian.
Child friendly.
NO SMOKING. Guests can smoke on the terrace and in the garden.
Kids under 2 years can stay for free (we can provide a baby cot and a child chair for your request).

HOW TO GET HERE

From Sarajevo Airport to Hostel Kucha:

1) Taxi
Expect to pay 10.00 EUR / 20.00 KM and possibly more with luggage. We recommend calling Kale Taxi (+38733570900) for a good price. A taxi can be arranged for you by our staff, just call or e-mail us beforehand and we will take care of it.

2) Shuttle bus
There is a Centrotrans airport bus for 5KM departing every couple of hours that will drop you off in Bascarsija (old town) and you can walk up or taxi up cheaply from there.

From the main bus station and railway station:

1) Take the tram and bus
From the Railway Station you can hop on Tram#1, it leaves every 20 to 30 minutes. You can either buy a ticket beforehand at a ticket window (1.60KM) or you can pay the tram driver directly (1.80KM). You need to validate your ticket once you are on the tram. Insert the ticket in the small box and have it stamped. Take the tram for about 9 minutes (3 stops) until POSTA stop. Get off the tram and cross the street. Turn LEFT on KUHLOVICA Street and then left again on BRANILACA SARAJEVA, in front of the second building to your left is a faded bus stop sign. Take the #14 bus. Pay the driver 1.80KM for a ticket and take the bus to the 5thstop Studentski dom A. It is about a 13 minute drive. When you exit the bus, go to your left and straight down the street towards ZAIMA SARCA. If you see the street SEKROVSA, you are going in the wrong direction. Turn left on ZAIMA SARCA and you will see the hostel.

2) Take the tram and walk
From the Railway Station you can hop on Tram#1, it leaves every 20 to 30 minutes. You can either buy a ticket beforehand at a ticket window (1.60KM) or you can pay the tram driver directly (1.80KM). You need to validate your ticket once you are on the tram. Insert the ticket in the small box and have it stamped. The tram ride lasts for about 15 minutes. Get out at the KATEDRAL stop and turn right up to the hill on PEHLIVANUSA. It is a steep hill and should take you less than 20 minutes.

3) Walk: If you decide to walk, please note that the roads are uphill some of the way, and quite steep. It is around a 30 minute walk and is definitely doable, but also can be challenging!
From the Railway Station head toward the tram station and keep walking past it. Cross the street HALIDA KAJTAZA and turn right towards the big intersection. At the intersection turn left on KRANJCEVICEVA and keep walking. The street will eventually become MARSALA TITA. When you reach a park to your left turn left on the street KOSEVO and then DZIDZIKOVAC. You will reach an intersection after the park, keep going straight up, but note that the street is now BIJELAVE. Go straight up until you reach ZAIMA SARCA. At the corner you will find the hostel.

From the East Sarajevo Bus Station:

1) Tram
From this bus station, take the Tram#103. You can either buy a ticket beforehand at a ticket window (1.60KM) or you can pay the tram driver directly (1.80KM). You need to validate your ticket once you are on the tram. Insert the ticket in the small box and have it stamped. The tram ride lasts at least 30 minutes. Get out at COBANIJA which is the 16th stop. Cross the street towards the park and continue on COBANIJA street. Once you cross the bridge the street is now called KULOVICA Street. Continue on this street. The street then becomes DALMATINSKA. At the end of this street, turn slight left and turn right on KEVRIN POTOK (you will walk by Pekara Mejtas which is a local bakery.) Continue straight and the street changes into ENVERA COLAKOVICA. Turn right on BJELAVE until you reach ZAIMA SARCA. The hostel is on the corner.

2) Taxi
A taxi from the East Sarajevo bus station costs about 10.00 EUR / 20.00 KM. NOTE: Pay attention to the taxi meter. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.8

  • Security 9.8

  • Location 8.3

  • Staff 9.7

  • Atmosphere 9.7

  • Cleanliness 9.9

  • Facilities 9.6


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    17 Jul 2019
    This hostel is the best!! Love the shower bathrooms! The beds are nice & the lockers are large. Also, tables/benches & mirrors in rooms are the best! Hooks & shelf in bathrooms! Finally someone thinking about what a traveler really needs. A place to put their stuff. Practical stuff shows thoughtfulness & care. Great location, yes at the top of the hill but I like the exercise & a water fountain & market outside the hostel. Everyone was super friendly. Clean and beautiful.
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 10.0

    Superb

    03 Jul 2019
    One of the best hostels I've ever stayed at. Very clean, breakfast was amazing & had a great view over the city. The highlight was definitely the staff though who all went above & beyond to make sure I had a good time! Highly recommended!!
    Australia, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    25 Jun 2019
    Had such a great stay at this hostel, the staff are awesome, the place was spotless and there was a great social atmosphere. People complain about the hill in their reviews but its actually not that bad and you need to work off all that čevapi somehow so just embrace it
    New Zealand, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    22 Jun 2019
    I loved this place. It’s spotlessly clean and secure, it has a great atmosphere without being crowded or noisy. Lovely breakfast every morning that is certainly filling. Yes the hostel is up a hill but unless you have mobility issues this isn’t too much of a big deal. 10 minutes of steady walking and it’s in a nice quiet location away from the city. They also give very clear instructions for public transport from the bus/train station so you’ll never have to walk up with luggage.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    13 Jun 2019
    This hostel couldn’t get any better! The staff and volunteers were awesome people and incredibly helpful. It’s in a good location and the hostel is set up great. I will definitely be staying here again next time I am in Sarajevo!
    Canada, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7

    Superb

    15 Jul 2019
    Great hostel, worth every dollar! Staff are great, clean and very modern. It’s up the high in a lovely spot, everyone will like this place!
    Australia, Male, 31-40
  • 9.7

    Superb

    07 Jul 2019
    One of the best hostels I've stayed in with fantastic security and super friendly staff. It was really clean and confortable, with my only complaint being its location - was up a really steep hill so getting home was a pain. Otherwise, an awesome hostel with a chill vibe.
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 9.7

    Superb

    01 Jul 2019
    Awesome vibe at this hostel. Very clean and spacious facilities. Taco Tuesday was a highlight!
    Australia, Couple, 25-30
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    01 Jul 2019
    Fantastically comfy beds. Everything’s clean. Check in can get a bit hectic, but the staff do a great job. Good atmosphere at night. Yeah it’s up the hill, but it really isn’t a problem. Great WiFi.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 8.9

    Fabulous

    15 Jun 2019
    Really lovely hostel with a nice vibe. The staff were super friendly and the kitchen and common area were really great. It's clean, and has everything you would want from a hostel. There are 2 negatives for me. Firstly the towels they give you are teeny tiny - Hand towel size. Second, it's a 15 minute walk to the old town, and if you go to the other side of town you can see and up with a 45 minute walk back to the hostel. This walk also involves a very steep hill.
    England, Female, 31-40
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Facilities

Free
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
General
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • Airport Transfers
  • Express check-in / out
  • Fax Service
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Wi-Fi


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