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Hostel Celica

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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County Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed in this beautiful hostel for about 5 nights in May.i have to say it is a very cool experience to get to stay in your own cell. Such friendly staff too who are always there to help and I really liked the way they had a room for all religions to practice, even though I am not religious...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting to stay in a military prison especially one that has been treated so sensitively and with thoughts of weary travellers in mind. The rooms are comfortable enough and quirky. Common areas well used and the food provided of good quality. Prices very reasonable. Take time to walk in the local vicinity - some interesting Street art.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A converted military prison. Each room is different and well designed to make good use of space Close to river and trown centre and in an area full of artist's studios. Freindly staff and good value food Breakfast is basic but ok fas its included

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Slovenia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there by myself because I had business related trip in Ljubljana. At first I meant to sleep in hotel, but then I remembered that in Ljubljana is this hostel, so I decided to give it a try. It was great - location is great, atmosphere too, and staff very friendly.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

It was awesome to visit the former prison and stay in one of the so called cells. I did check the basement cells where political prisoners were struggling for years. This is the place to stay in Ljubljana.

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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I stayed here in 2009 and 2005 and found the hostel to be absolutely stunning and very unique. Each of the self contained cells are designed by a different artist. I stayed in two different cells and had to overcome my fear of heights to climb a ladder to get to bed each night. I didn't mind this as I...

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Loved this place, Very friendly, clean and tidy. Found this place on TripAdvisor, very quirky. Will stay there next time. Fantastic little cafe selling very good and we'll priced food and drinks. Tell your friends you spent the night in prison.

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Eat there many many times the food is good but the portions are way too small for the price. The waiters are nice and frendly and the ambient is also nice and cosy. About the slepping i don't really know.

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Rota, Spain
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

DISCLAIMER: if you choose a dorm you won't get a cell Picked it due to the pictures online to stay in a cel but when I got in the room there wasn't any cool rooms in dorms. There were also no locks in the lockers (just a space under the bed) that made me take my valuables to the front...

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

Original And alternative hostel! During My trip i had The chance To stay in this hostel, The staff is great, wonderful location, Very close To The Train station And city centre! I Will come Back for sure!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
HIPPEST HOSTEL #1 by Lonely Planet - situated in the centre of Ljubljana: train station - 3 min, Three bridges: 8 min walking distance - UNIQUE EXPERIENCE: Sleep in 20 artistically renovated former prison cells (a priceless work of art). - Artistically renovated former prison into a modern youth hostel - Food & beverage facilities - Cultural events, art gallery ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Celica

Address: Metelkova ulica 8, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
Region: Slovenia > Upper Carniola Region > Ljubljana
Price Range: €36 - €97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Celica 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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“double beds are 2m high so only get a double room if you are ok with this”
Paul360360, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you're afraid of heights request a room without a ladder.”
nicolamarieo, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the cells we looked in were different and interesting.”
AlanC437, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Even wanted to know what sleeping in prison feels like, this is it”
lucydB4718MN, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I will go for the Cells!!!!”
159hermanz, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
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