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Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Hustled in residential area of Zagreb, its a hidden gem in Zagreb. Do stay here if you want some peace and like meeting new people. Remember its not a party hostel so dont expect drunken nights. Ivana and Igor are friendly and will make you feel at home. It has got a very unique vibe to the place and some...

Thank Devansh G
Hostel Z, Owner at Hostel Mali Mrak, responded to this review

Hi Dev, thanks for the good feedback. Regarding winter & night - the temperature in the house should be 19- 20 ° C at night. There's a mounted thermometer in your room where you can check the current level. Thanks for staying :)

Wagga Wagga, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

This is the best hostel ever!!!! The owners are the coolest bunch of people I've met and so accomodating! Very very relaxed hostel. This place is so functional and you can get lost staring at all the cool art and notes all over the walls. Beds are super comfy and the rooms are warm. This is a home rather then...

Thank elong11
Hostel Z, Owner at Hostel Mali Mrak, responded to this review

Hey, thank you, what a lovely perspective :) all the best from Zagreb!

Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This place is literally a home away from home. I've never felt so comfortable in another persons house, let alone a hostel! I had been travelling for 5 months before I came to Mali Mrak and it takes the cake in all areas. The hostel is incredibly clean, the staff was more than welcoming (Tonchi, Phillip, Vanzy, Nathan and Chris)...

Thank Leah S
Hostel Z, Owner at Hostel Mali Mrak, responded to this review

Delightful presences, both of you, wonderful time :) See you later ladies!

Reviewed 2 October 2016

The hostel was the most beautiful hostel I've veer been in, full of fresh decor and creative finishes. The facilities were top notch, the location fantastic, and the staff? Simply heartwarming. A constanst stream of utterly fascinating individuals make Mali Mrak their home for a few nights in Zagreb, making it perfect for solo travelers like myself. I loved this...

Thank Adam U
Hostel Z, Owner at Hostel Mali Mrak, responded to this review

Adam, thank you for a pleasant stay. You're welcome back anytime :) All the best from all of us here in Zagreb, :)

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

When my best friend and I googled the best hostels in Zagreb.. all we could find was HOSTEL MALI MRAK !!! So obviously, we decided to check it out for the two days that we were in Zagreb. They say that the first few days of a holiday can set the mood for the rest of your trip. All I...

Thank Tamara D
Hostel Z, Owner at Hostel Mali Mrak, responded to this review

Thank you for the effort & lovely perspective on the house. Filip & Igor, at your service :D

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2016

After a very long & delayed train journey from Budapest, we finally arrived in Croatia. Tired, sweaty, hungry & nervous about our next hostel. Then we arrived at Mali Mrak & I don't think I ever stopped smiling- if I could I would have stayed here for the rest of my trip. The staff were unbelievably lovely and hospitable (especially...

Thank Heidi-Faye
Hostel Z, Owner at Hostel Mali Mrak, responded to this review

Thank you, that was really a lovely read :) You're very welcome, all the best from Zagreb!

Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 3 nights at the end of our traveling across Europe, it was perfect! Igor was so welcoming and genuinely kind, the beds were comfy and had a fan to keep everyone cool at night. It has two kitchens, one inside and one outside, the outside one is the best to use as you're...

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Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

When we arrived at the hostel we were very impressed it was a nice clean hostel, with interesting art work etc on the walls and great facilities. The guy that first met us and checked us in Philip I believe. Was extremely friendly and said the guy who had made are booking had put it in wrong and their was...

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Hostel Z, Owner at Hostel Mali Mrak, responded to this review

You'll get the short version, after all: - You kept silent when Filip charged you less than your actual bill was - i made a mistake with your booking, as you pointed out, and he didn't know the full amount. When i checked your bill, i came to you and explained. - I believe you did that on purpose, even...

Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I visited Zagreb with my sister and staying at Mali Mrak hands down made our visit - it's an amazing place with dogs, staff who feel more like friends, and a beautiful garden to relax in! As soon as we arrived (at 11pm) we were made to feel welcome by Igor and another member of staff, who offered us wine...

Thank Katie H
Hostel Z, Owner at Hostel Mali Mrak, responded to this review

Hi sisters, thanks for the stay, it was a pleasure ! Best wishes, We :)

Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This place is great! The hostel owners are lovely and make you feel at home right away. There is a lovely garden area filled with fellow travelers with a great chilled out atmosphere perfect for relaxing when you're not out and about. Igor, one of the owners, was kind enough to sit down with a map of the city and...

Thank James H
Hostel Z, Owner at Hostel Mali Mrak, responded to this review

Thank you James, you're welcome :)

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hi there! If you need a warm, cozy place to stay at, you're welcome here, but please, indulge me and read on first, see what's up here, then make up your mind,ok? Thank you :) Take your time, read some the reviews (there's 1000+), that's what choosing the right hostel for you is about - ESPECIALLY those of unhappy guests because they tell a good story - if you recognize yourself in them, please skip the booking and save us all the trouble, there are things more important than money -spoiled and complicated people are not a thing here :) Also, Mali Mrak is *NOT* a party hostel, we don't do pub crawls, drinking games or similar routines. The house is a simple, clean, warm and cozy place, run by friends, as well as an ongoing ambience & art project, with many contributions and handmade items from different places. While it has all the amenities of a hostel, we and a huge proportion of our guests think of it as home and way point for travelers. We prefer simplicity, honesty, spontaneity, sharing, community, common sense, talks, exchange of ideas, to see who you are and what you do - you have all our knowledge and resources at your disposal, as long as you respect the house and the people inside. The house is also ideal if you just want to have a quiet time on your own, bothered by no one, to do your own thing. Stuff that often happens, no schedule or plan though: Hiking trips, cooking, bike & other spontaneous tours around Zagreb. There's always good, local wine to be had here, at this time of the year that will often be mulled or spiced wine. We don't charge for *anything* except your bed, and that's it. LOCATION: We're located 15-20 min. by tram from the center, in a peaceful neighborhood, as well as 15 minutes walking from the nature park 'Grmoscica', located on the foothills of Medvednica, the local mountain. Ideal if you love hiking & nature. Also, for those who are traveling on a budget and have certain skills- if you can and feel like it, you can contribute /upgrade the house in a specific way - we love that (especially the art section has grown in the meantime). You certainly wouldn't be the first. ***PLEASE NOTE:**** The City Tax (7kn per person per night or cca. 1€) is not included in the room price you book . That's all, folks! igor ... more   less 

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Address: Dubichka Ulica 8, Zagreb 10000, Croatia
Region: Croatia > Central Croatia > Zagreb
Price Range: ₹ 917 - ₹ 3,176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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