A Wild Elephants Hostel
We are travelers who stopped for a while and chose to work in area that became our passion. In case you are already tired of big stressful cities while traveling you can crash at our chilled place. This is the place for you to relax and rest in the heart of historical Europe.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Age Restriction
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Breakfast Not Included
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Iron / Ironing Board
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Taxes not included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
We are a small hostel. Therefor we only accept single travellers or small groups. We do not accept groups over 4, there is no difference if it is 1 reservation or multiple reservations. If you come to our hostel and there is more than 4 of you, we will charge you for the 1st night but you will not be permitted to stay with us.
Government City tax is 1.70EUR extra for every night if you are 18-70. Students 18-26 do not need to pay this tax.
Arriving late at night? The main gate downstairs is locked after midnight, in case it is locked, just ring the bell on the left side of the door (big grey button :P) once and the night receptionist will come and get you in 30 seconds.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
To use the buses in Bratislava, purchase a .90Eur ticket before entering the vehicle. Once on the bus, validate the ticket, it will stamp the time and your ticket will be valid for the next 60 minutes. In case you have any difficulties, just call us and we will do everything, to help out - 00421908821174
MAIN Train Station (Hlavna Stanica, Bratislava Hl. St.) - Bus 93, get off at the second stop (Hodzovo nam.), from here continue walking straight (do not turn towards the castle on the right side!). When you pass the tram tracks you walk 10 more steps and turn right into the historical center ( again, you should NOT be able to see the castle :P). You are now walking down Michalska street, underneath Michal's Gate, the second street to the left is Biela Street, at the end of this street you will find the hostel on the left side. The green building with the spider and a big sign FUN LOUNGE, enter through the bar and take the second door left and walk to the second floor.This should not take more then 10-15 minutes, in case you are not at the hostel by this time, just call us.
PETRZALKA Train Station (Some trains from Vienna) - Bus 80 (direction Kollarovo Nam.), get off at the 5th stop Zochova. Turn left from the bus, walk in the direction the bus IS going for 20m and turn right, you are walking between a big ugly building on your left and a old monastery on your right. At the end of the street you will see tram tracks, cross them and continue straight for 1 more minute. Turn right into the historical center . You are now walking down Michalska street, underneath Michal's Gate, the second street to the left is Biela Street, at the end of this street you will find the hostel on the left side. The green building with the spider and a big sign FUN LOUNGE, enter through the bar and take the second door left and walk to the second floor.This should not take more then 10-15 minutes, in case you are not at the hostel by this time, just call us.
MAIN Bus Station (AS Mlynske Nivy) - Bus 210, leaving from directly in front of the bus terminal all the way to the Main Train Station. From here follow the directions from the Main Train Station.
NOVY MOST Bus Station (Most of the buses from Vienna) - Walk into the old town (your back towards the castle and the river to your right), continue for 5-10 minutes. When you come to the McDonalds (c), turn left and walk for 5 more minutes. At the big square (Main Square) with the fountain, walk to the trees on the right, we are just behind them. The green building with the spider and a big sign FUN LOUNGE, enter through the bar and take the second door left and walk to the second floor.
AIRPORT (Letisko) - Bus 61, leaving directly from in front of the arrivals terminal all the way to the Main Train Station. From here follow the directions from the Main Train Station
!In case you decide to take a TAXI, you should agree on the price before you enter and it should not be more than 10EUR from anywhere in town, except from the airport, which should not be more than 15EUR.
Our location is without bullshit, THE location and cannot be beaten. Located in the pedestrian zone 30 seconds from the Main square! To get here from your arrival points you will need to use a tram or bus same as to every other hostel, but once you check-in you will need no public transportation, because you can reach everything just by walking. All the traditional restaurants, Bratislava Free Tours, theaters, bars, historical venues are in front, down the street or around the corner.