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Arkabarka Floating Hostel

Usce b.b. | Park Prijateljstva , Blok 14, Belgrade 11000, Serbia
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Ranked #17 of 177 Specialty lodging in Belgrade
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is different from any other hostel not only because it's floating but because the friendly environment is so homey. They offer a FREE breakfast and cheap drinks late night before going out. This is the perfect place to stay to have great time in Belgrade.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Amazing place. Just the right one for a city trip to Belgrade if you really want to hang out with locals as well. All our hosts were great and very hospitable people. The hostel is perfectly situated, downtown, pubs, clubs, etc. are easy reach. The view from the floating terrace is just unmatched. Breakfast is included and we loved this:... More

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Bremen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our last stop before leaving Belgrad, we have just stayed in an apartment downtown and we were looking for something different and full of nature. ArkaBarka has all that we were hoping for and more. All the staff that works there are very friendly and tried to make our stay with them a great one. They receive you... More

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Netanya, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and Tanya stayed in ArkaBarka for four days and felt that we are home! The owner and his employees were very welcoming, understanding, fun and helpful! Their hospitality is a true ambassador for Serbia and Belgrade. The room was just a perfect match for our needs. It is on a calm river bank in the park, yet not far... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

we stayed arka barka hostel first day of our belgrade holiday.. smart and helpful employes responded and told us place which we can see. it was a rainy day so we couldnt stay outside of the hostel but we liked landscape.. the room was good and bathroom was clean but they can change beds and pillows for comfort.. i advised... More

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Riga, Latvia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Probably I expected more after visiting their home page and booking my stay here. In reality this is just normal hostel. With "normal" I mean average place, without good surprises but also without bad ones. Good thing is location which is advantage for them in spring and summer (it was rainy when we visited it, therefore could not enjoy in... More

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I found the hostel through internet and i was amazed by the view in the river. When i arrived it was just like the pictures! The ideal place to stay in Belgrade! Amazing view in the Sava river and a floating breakfast! The owner of the hostel, Miodrag and his stuff were absolutely friendly and willing to show us everything... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I just spent 3 nights in this hostel with 3 friends. We took a nice room with four beds and private wc - clean, spacious and with a great river view. The hostel has a good location and 5 stars staff. Totally recommend!

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sofia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Perfect place to spend some time with friends. We chose ArkaBarka for our long weekend in Belgrade, and it was the right one. We'll definitely come back! Wonderful place- great atmosphere, friendly attitude, smiling nice people. If you go there, don't miss the boat trip! ;)

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

My partner and I spent there a few nights in September (2013), and we had so much fun, we are going back in May. It was our first time in a hostel, and it was nothing we expected :) great stuff, breakfast, room (we took the double with private shower), and the view is the best. And since it's on... More

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Address: Usce b.b. | Park Prijateljstva , Blok 14, Belgrade 11000, Serbia
Location: Serbia > Belgrade
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites
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ArkaBarka is a floating hostel in the river Danube situated in one of the most beautiful central parks of Belgrade. It offers the best opportunity to feel the beauty of Belgrade that is to enjoy nature while being in the center of the city! Panoramic views, free Internet, riverboat trips and a multifunctional space for events are few of the features that will make your stay in our hostel an unforgettable experience. Private & dorm rooms. Bed & breakfast from 15 Euro. Local beer 1.5 Euro. Caffe lounge & living room. Free breakfast. Welcome drink. Tax included. Free bicycles. Group discounts. River boat tours. Free map*Stay in the city, feel the nature. ARKABARKA FLOATING HOSTEL*HOTEL for 4 SEASONS* It is a place where you can relax and feel nature while being in central Belgrade. The Usce Park is a favourite hang out for bicyclists, roller bladers and nature lovers and a hot spot for the Sunday stroll of Belgradians, because of the long pedestrian walk that goes through it, parallel to the river bank, connecting the centre of the city with Zemun. The park is serene, while the floating cafes and restaurants are abundant reminding us that we are actually in the middle of the city. Only 20 minutes walk from the busy centre of Belgrade. All the rooms and the balcony of the ground floor offer splendid panoramic views to the Kalemegdan fortress, which is the city's main attraction. The Ratno Ostrvo (War island), with its wild peacefulness and to Zemun, the most river oriented neighborhood of Belgrade. 24/7 service, friendly staff, free wireless internet, laundry, river boat trips, information point, cafe and multifunctional space for workshops, seminars, events. Arkabarka aspiring to become an intercultural centre, bringing together people from different backgrounds and connecting them through artistic events, music nights, parties and more, taking part in the ground floor multifunctional space. The cosy cafe of that space is welcoming Belgradians and gives the opportunity for our guests to mingle with locals.* Arkabarka is also suitable for groups and the organization of small seminars or workshops *Accommodation Information: Double/ twin /triple private rooms with private bathroom, double /twin /triple /four bed, private rooms with shared bathroom, 5 bed mix dorm. ... more   less 
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