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#4 of 356 Specialty lodging in Sarajevo
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Hostel BALKAN HAN is an amazing place in the center of Sarajevo where travelers will meet multicultural BALKANS in new-age edition. So, grab a place in our HAN and enjoy the BALKANS! Our hostel offers: - 6 bedrooms (five dorms, one private) with twin & single beds and drawings for passenger's things - internet place (two Macintosh computers available), free Wi-Fi available in the entire area, cable TV - 2 self-service kitchens - 4 toilets, 2 bathroom, 3 shower cabin - personal lockers in the rooms - great and cheerful common room ('BUJROOM ROOM' BAR) where our guests can get drinks, snacks, listen to good music, watch some movies and have unforgettable fun! - beautiful wide green garden that we are specially proud of; in the natural shade of trees, arranged with chairs, hammocks and benches, it's a perfect place for relaxing, having coffee, tea or even a BBQ, with possibility of OpenAirCinema!
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Property amenities
Paid public parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Bicycles available
Books, DVDs, music for children
Children's television networks
Airport transportation
Secured parking
Free internet
Wifi
Public wifi
Internet
Snack bar
Game room
Skiing
Karaoke
Board games / puzzles
Car hire
Meeting rooms
Fax / photocopying
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Outdoor furniture
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun terrace
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Air conditioning
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HOTEL STYLE
Budget
Languages Spoken
English, Russian, Croatian, German and 2 more

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97Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
48Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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No AC in the room, only a ceiling fan which was virtually ineffectual. I was travelling with one other person and when we arrived there was a presumption that we would be happy to stay in a double bed (bottom bunk) together, which we weren't happy about. The hostel wasn't cheap, nor was the room cool so the thought of sleeping side by side was daunting. We had also paid for our own beds, so that's what we expected. Bathrooms were not clean in the slightest. The stench of stale urine, at points was unbearable. It puzzled me because when I went to the toilet a few times someone had just been and mopped / was mopping yet the toilets smelled so bad? Also, no sense of privacy. The toilet doors are sliding with a big gap at the bottom and are right next to the communal area so not much left to the imagination. Unfortunately, I had travellers tummy whilst I was there and it was so uncomfortable. I was travelling eastern europe and it would have been a much more bearable experience at any one of the other hostels I stayed at.
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The place is really good decorated and the staff are super nice, their tour is really good i'd totally recommend taking the tour cause it's the best way to see most staff in Sarajevo, I would totally stay here again if I'm I ever in sarajevo
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Clean, comfy, full of good grooves, great location. As we were travelling during winter days, the owner gave us a bottle of rakija in case we get stuck on the roads and in need of some wamth. Will never forget that gesture :D Zivili!
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Me and my friend missed our bus to Serbia resulting us being very tired and frustrated and so we needed a place to crash for one night in Sarajevo. Another friend of mine had recommended me this hostel so we didn´t even look for any other option. So we arrived....and greeted by Ivan we felt most welcome and could relax and enjoy the welcome shot of rakija (yum!). Ivan gave a lot of tips and recommendations. The hostel itself was very nice, the bed comfortable and bathrooms I can see being a bit crowded during rush hour (but hey, who goes for a shower during rush hour anyways) but they were clean and convenient. I love the bright colours used in interior design too! Will definitely go back and stay there when back in Sarajevo! :)
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Booked 2 beds in a dorm room, however when we arrived there were not 2 beds available. Instead we were offered a double bed in a dorm at the same price as 2 single beds. While we were happy to share the bed, we were not happy to be charged the same as people with single beds, when we questioned this with staff they were very unsympathetic and said that this is standard practice at the hostel when 2 beds are booked.
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PRICE RANGE
$13 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Bosnia and HerzegovinaFederation of Bosnia and HerzegovinaSarajevo CantonSarajevo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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