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The Drunken Monkey Hostel

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Thurles, Tipperary, Ireland
Reviewed 30 August 2014

First time in Croatia and had serious craic. The staff are very nice especially Kara who went out of her way to ensure we had a good time. The nightlife is very good with a great choice of pubs and nightclubs with no cover charge and stay open until 5 or 6 in the morning. I'll definetly be back and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2014

Where to start when talking about this great hostel? The staff are very friendly and will happily go out their way to help you, especially the Tasmanian Kara ( not all Tassies are bad eh). The nightlife is very enjoyable and ensures that you meet all other travellers staying. Additionally, the bathrooms are kept to a very high standard with...

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Breda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Great hostel, even when they are fully booked, they might have some apartments nearby where you can stay. It has a nice pool, roof terrace, nice bar, good service and is close to a beach. It's a 10-15 minutes walk to the old town, but it doesn't feel like a long walk at all, since you're drunk! The staff is...

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1Thank Ruben292014
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Hello, I've stayed in the Drunken Monkey three days and I gotta admit that this is a very VERY nice hostel. I think that it is particularly cool thanks to the staff : managers, receptionists, bartenders... I would definitely recommend it for whoever wanna spend a few nights in Zadar !

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1Thank Quentin P
Reviewed 24 August 2014

The drunken monkey is a rather unique hostel. The staff welcome you with open arms, so there's a cosy family feel. Yet at the same time there is always a party atmosphere come night time, with fellow travellers around to have a few drinks. The owners are often around for a chat, one of whom runs a pub crawl that...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

My friend and I visited Croatia in august and our first stay was in the drunken monkey hostel for 4 nights. It was a brilliant stay from start to finish. When we arrived the man at reception called snowy was a great help, he showed us around the hostel and gave us a map of the surrounding area and pointed...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

.. You can check-out any time you like, but you can never leave! (To the eagles "Hotel California") just one of the fond memories at this amazing establishment! Chris & Kyle, the owners, have everything down to a T, the layout of the place, the staff, the decor.. Everything is just made to make you feel like you're part of...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 17 August 2014

What a beautiful place Zadar is, made all the more accessible and unique by the extremely friendly staff at the Drunken Monkey. They definitely go above and beyond the usual requirements, sharing local tips and tricks that come with knowing the area so well. Would definitely come back again. Awesome place!

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Thank Kaleigh S
Reviewed 16 August 2014

The staff here are so lovely and helpful! I have never written a review on trip advisor but this hostel has totally made me want to write one... The facilities are great, the people are so friendly and the staff really go an extra mile to help you out. They even helped us make a BBQ on our first night,...

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Lyon, France
Reviewed 16 August 2014

I’ve travelled around the world, stayed in so many hostels and this is definitely one of the best. The first thing that strikes you about the place is the staff. They are so incredibly friendly and helpful… and happy to be working there. There is an amazing outdoors area as well; Open-pit BBQ, Plunge Pool, hammock, picnic table and deckchairs....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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 

Additional Information about The Drunken Monkey Hostel

Address: Ulica Jure Kastriotica Skenderbega 21, Zadar 23000, Croatia
Region: Croatia > Dalmatia > Zadar County > Zadar
Price Range: ₹ 1,530 - ₹ 3,894 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“I stayed in Banksy which is a 5 bed mixed dorm.”
sebd794, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room was soundproofed which was great. The bar is open till quite late.”
michaelfH4577JP, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“relaxing yet good party atmosphere, AC (good) Wifi included”
wavesguy, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Dorms are fine, front door is locked, lockers available. Rooms over the bar may be louder, but I didn't go to bed until very late...”
jeffreyt237, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Make friends with the people you're rooming with, pretty soon you'll have a little community.”
558lydiag, 1 May 2015 | Read review
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