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About us

Looking for the best party hostel in Zagreb? You’ve come to the right place. Looking for cheap accomodation in Zagreb? Check our discounts page. Love meeting new people? We already like you. Looking for a quiet and boring hostel? Turn around and never look back.

Owned and operated by backpackers, we have made the perfect backpacker hostel, a true home away from home. Located in the very heart of Zagreb, you’re welcome to begin exploring with the best staff you will ever meet, locals who know all the nooks and crannies of Zagreb and ninjas, fellow backpackers who have travelled far and wide before settling to make your stay at the Whole Wide World hostel epic and memorable.

Today’s Event

A hostel that never sleeps! If you stay at the Whole Wide World you can engage in daily events (and even win money in some of them!) at the hostel, from Karaoke to our famous Pub crawl – find out why we are the best party hostel in Zagreb.

Tuesday - Pancakes

Come join us for free pancakes every Tuesday evening, the perfect evening meal after a day of exploring Zagreb city.

Starting time: 7pm

Today’s Event

A hostel that never sleeps! If you stay at the Whole Wide World you can engage in daily events (and even win money in some of them!) at the hostel, from Karaoke to our famous Pub crawl – find out why we are the best party hostel in Zagreb.

Tuesday – Pancakes

Come join us for free pancakes every Tuesday evening, the perfect evening meal after a day of exploring Zagreb city.

Starting time: 7pm

Wildest times

Location

Our hostel is located in central Zagreb close to all the main attractions: Ban Jelačić Square, Museum Of Broken Relationships, The Cathedral, Tkalčićeva, and much more. We are a quick 2 minute walk from Britanski Trg tram station and just 10 minutes by tram to Zagreb Central Station.

Rules of engagement

I Thou shalt not set your alarm to ‘snooze’
II Thou shalt never pack at 4am
III Thou shalt not steal
IV Thou shalt clean up your own mess
V Thou shalt aim correctly while using the washroom
VI Thou shalt share your booze
VII Thou shalt be friendly to others
VIII Thou shalt NOT bring animals from the Zoo inside the Hostel
IX No squirrels. Please.
X Thou shalt have fun at all times

Amenities

Everything a backpacker needs from a hostel in one place. We have a fully stocked bar, drinking games and more to show you a good time. Feel at home with our wooden bunks, free high speed wi-fi, communal kitchen, pancake Tuesdays, laundry service & more.

About Zagreb

Zagreb is the capital and largest city of Croatia, a well as our home. From our hostel,
explore bustling streets, the winding river, beautiful architecture, crazy nightlife and culture. Click
here for more tourist information.

Our Partners

Hostel Crew

Brian

Brian

CTM of the hostels (Chief Trouble Maker)
Born in Nigeria, studied in Sri Lanka, worked in the Middle East and now living in Croatia. Main job role is to the pay the bills so we have lights, heating and water.
Enjoy racing and rugby. If you ever catch me at the hostel come say hi 👋

Tara

Tara

Tara Gudović, born/studied in Zagreb. Likes everything that involves travelling, creative expression, nature and a sense of freedom.

Brian

Ivana

Ivana Eterovic Soric – Cute but tough!🙈
Born and rised on the island Brac. Forced to leave that heaven for university. Studied culture and tourism in Zadar. Fell in love with Zagreb city like it’s my hometown and continued living there. Enjoying fresh ink, design, illustrations, home decor, plants and gangsta hiphop. ✌🏻

Tara

Filip

Filip Noršić – I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying. Graduated Business in city of Rijeka (got to university just to get away from my parents to be honest). Born and raised in Samobor, I love tattoos and working in Hostel, and that’s about it.
Cheers ✌️

Tara

Petra

Petra Lažeta – www manager. Born in Zagreb. Mostly very friendly just somethimes have crazy hostel days. Officall Master in History and unofficial the best cheesecake maker. Love dogs, sport and travel. 💪

Brian

Alen

While asking Alen to say few words about him, he just replied;

I’m Batman!

We are not even gonna try… Let’s take his word for it…

Tara

Cracker

CRACKER! One name, like ELVIS. Straight outta Logan, Australia. You’ll find me in the hostel in the evenings when the magic happens. I love movies, chocolate and sleeping in. Please don’t arrange any meetings before noon. Home is where your backpack is.

Brian

Kiki

Born Dalmatian, that is my home and the blue sea knows i love it. I travel to get lost. I possess at least 33% knowledge on a lot of things.

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