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The Drunken Monkey Hostel

21 Jure Kastriotica skenderbeg, Zadar 23000, Croatia
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Ranked #2 of 161 Specialty lodging in Zadar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Peter L Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently stayed here for a few nights, and it was unreal experience! Facilities outstanding staff also welcoming, especially got along with Dan & Holly made it feel like I knew them all my life...I'd recommend anyone to stay here! Peter Lavery

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

had sooo much fun staying in this hostel, it brings young, friendly travellers all together. We stayed here for 4 nights. The hostel has a small pool with garden and bbqing area, a kitchen and a small bar. the hostel in itself was so worth the money, only problem was because it was a residental area there was no noise... More

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Zadar, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best hostel I've stayed at so far. The facilities are spot on, the vibe is great - really homely and fun and the staff, Holly, Dan, Snowy and Tiah are all really helpful and welcoming. There's a bar on site so you can drink here as well as getting a morning smoothie or coffee. The kitchen's open... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The 8-bed room are a bit small. But the hostel is really nice and cute ! There is a kitchen, the bar is really nice and there is a good ambiance at night. It is a bit far from the old town but it is walkable and you walk along the sea so with great view ;) And the personnal... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a cool lil place. Very very small though. The night I stayed, there was a lot of really loud drunk ppl who kept me up literally all night. the walls are very thin and you can hear literally everything that is going on in all the rooms. A lil expensive for what it was worth but the staff... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We stayed here for a few nights in a four bed dorm. It's a nice, clean hostel with lots of common space at the outside pool area, bar & outside stairs. For me, the highlight was the owners & staff. When we checked in, we received a terrific amount of information on Zadar & recommendations on bars and places to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The hostel has everything to give you a good time. Although, when we got there, don't know if due to overbooking, we were assigned to the room where the staff sleeps. This meant that the room had no key and it was also intimidating to talk about the noise that was happening after quiet hours (the Hostel states that after... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

nice little hostel. stayed here for a few nights, facilities and cleanliness was good, got a yard with small pool and roof top, bar downstairs, plenty of helpful friendly staff. it is a bit of a walk into town, 15-20 mins which can get a bit tiring after a couple of times, upside is its nearer the sea in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Staff were excellent. Rooms and bathrooms were clean and the general atmosphere was great. Half an hour walk from the old town, which is the only downside. Would thoroughly recommend this place though.

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

This hostel is the by far the best hostel I have ever stayed in. The hostel itself is located about a 20 minute walk outside of the Old Town, but honestly the walk is so easy and the hostel is so much fun... you probably won't want to leave! We had more fun at the hostel bar than we did... More

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Address: 21 Jure Kastriotica skenderbeg, Zadar 23000, Croatia
Location: Croatia > Dalmatia > Zadar County > Zadar
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Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Swimming Pool
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are the only established hostel in Zadar owned and run by fellow travelers. Set in a charming part of town only 15 minutes walk along the water front to the old city gates. 'Why should I stay outside the old town? 'Well, quite simply, we offer what the other hostels do not. We have a decked garden complete with sun loungers, splash pool, bar, and a sun terrace. As well as this we have a private courtyard, movie projector and guest computers. We are a clean, comfortable and secure hostel, located in the safe neighborhood of Arbanasi. Ideally situated minutes away from the main bus station, and the scenic Kolovare promenade; nothing Zadar has to offer is out of arm's reach. Note to self to all our globetrotters, avid and novice travelers that like to leave our beloved reviews - We are not in the Old Town! We are able to offer you all the facilities noted above for that very reason. We do have a bar that can get a little exciting and noisy at times, however, this is well regulated by us. We are definitely a hostel that offers fun and excitement as well as relaxation and calm. Come see for yourselves...... ... more   less 
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