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Design Hostel Goli&Bosi

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Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

What a great spot to stay. Much more like a hotel than hostel. Great staff, great restaurant. We had the dorm to ourselves which was great!Love the privacy shades in case. Nice location. Id happily stay here again and would not hesitate to recommend to others.

Thank realamyparnell
Split, Croatia
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Perfect location in the center of the city, acceptable prices for dishes, variety of dishes and food was tasty, but overall service / atmosphere was far away from the minimum level of quality required, to say it in a polite way. Namely, during the having lunch restaurant (and hostel) stuff was "playful": they were talking in high voices, laughing out... More 

Thank Ivica D
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is a classic case of Design Hostel gone completely wrong. It's design is very average with a terrible choice of colour, a nauseating sulphur yellow. Rooms are poorly planned with a lot of odd corners, but very clean and great bed linen. The common areas were always dumped with odd stuff.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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4 reviews
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I ate classic burger at the restaurant, ordered classic burger and got a burger with coleslaw (it was not written in the menu), bun was very old and was falling apart, bacon was raw. After i finished my meal, i felt very strange and i had digestive problems. If you're thinking about eating here, do yourself a favor and don't.... More 

Thank Petra K

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114 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is a dorm-style hostel above a very active and popular restaurant. I stayed for 3 nights. It is clean but a bit noisy-due to the dorm style; also loaded with young travelers. The rooms are co-ed, so if you freak about having young guys within ear-shot, this is probably not your gig. Also young people tend to stay out... More 

Thank LaurieM57
Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The location of the GollyB is perfect if you want to explore the walled town/city. The accommodation was more than good enough, I was a lone traveller and I had a fairly large room all to myself which was bonus. They have average facilities, I guess for a hostel they are very good but I have no experience with that... More 

Thank Richard T
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

A Croatian friend organised me a single room at this hostel and it was absolute class. Super reasonable price, amazing modern design, light rooms, brilliant location and amazing food...cool staff too. Would absolutely recommend this one, quality.

Thank Walshy7176
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34 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This unique hostel tucked in the back streets of Split is incredible! I stayed in a 6 bed dorm and gosh! It was spacious! The beds were clean with towel might I add as some hostels don't include towels! Bed space is generous with a light and power socket in your little alcove! The best part is the draw curtain... More 

Thank Joanne C
Johannesburg, South Africa
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217 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

After a day of sightseeing we sat down on the terrace of this restaurant. It was only much later that we found out it was actually a hostel. The food and service was very good and if that's anything to go by I'm sure if one was to stay at the hostel that it would render a pleasant stay.

Thank Kirsten Z
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50 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This located is ideally located in the west side of the old city, offering excellent access to the old town and train/bus station and port. The facilities were really good, clean and lockers available big enough to fit luggage which is handy. Hostel provides bath towel as well. There is a nice restaurant/bar on the ground floor of the hostel,... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
So, you decided to check out Croatia this year? Small country in the southeast corner of Europe, with the cleanest sea, thousand islands scattered across the horizon, great sunsets, great food and wine and friendly people everybody was telling you about?So, it is decided. All you need now is a place to stay. Place where you can feel at home, from which you can go up and down the coast as you like and then come back to cool down within thick walls of an ancient Roman city.Why don't you try the second best hostel in the world? Leaning on a thick wall of palace it used to be a warehouse in the 16th century. At some point it's interior space was converted to a shopping mall and that is when we decided to make it into a hostel... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Design Hostel Goli&Bosi

Address: Morpurgova Poljana 2, Split 21000, Croatia (Formerly Golly&Bossy Design Hostel)
Region: Croatia > Dalmatia > Split-Dalmatia County > Split
Price Range: €35 - €69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Design Hostel Goli&Bosi 1*
Number of rooms: 29
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“email ahead with a request of single occupancy room with a view of the old city”
 of 5 bubbles beetlebum66, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Just be nice :)”
 of 5 bubbles Check_0n, 9 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Ask for bottom bunks if staying in a dorm”
 of 5 bubbles LeanneM649, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We chose the Executive Quad (Private bathroom)”
 of 5 bubbles karenfN4709GK, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
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