Frequently Asked Questions:
WHY DO YOU NEED MY CREDIT CARD DETAILS?
We hold the reservation against your credit card so that if you don't arrive as booked and have not cancelled we can charge you for the first night for how ever many beds you have reserved. Because we are nice people IF we re-sell those bed(s) we don't charge you
HOW EASY IS IT TO FIND THE HOSTEL?
It is very difficult to find anything in Old Town Split. The "streets" are just narrow allleyways and the town is smaller than you expect. Names of streets are not used by locals so don't expect much help in getting here. Use the directions and map on this website
HOW DO I GET FROM SPLIT AIRPORT TO ALS PLACE HOSTEL?
The cheapest way is to catch a Croatian airlines bus to the City next to the Riva (main pedestrian waterfront) for 30 kuna. Their are also buses going to/from the main bus station
For exact directions, click the 'DIRECTIONS' button on the left.
HOW DO I GET TO AND FROM SPLIT BY BUS?
For information visit www.ak-split.hr
Please note on the website:
'dolazac' means 'coming to split'
'polazac' means 'coming from Split'
'prikazi' means 'search'
HOW DO I GET TO AND FROM SPLIT BY TRAIN?
For information visit www.BAHN.DE
FIND THE BUTTON FOR "English" OR "INTernational Guests"
HOW DO I GET TO AND FROM SPLIT BY FERRY?
CAN I PAY IN EURO?
The law require us to only accept payment in Kuna
DO YOU HAVE DOUBLE OR TRIPLE ROOMS AVAILABLE?
Not in the hostel but we have contact to a number of owners and we have tried hard to negotiate sensible prices. Our cheapest apartment is kuna320.
ARE YOUR PRICES FULLY INCLUSIVE?
Prices include VAT and Tourist Tax as well as bed-linen and use of all facilities.
WHATS YOUR CANCELLATION POLICY?
You must give 48hours notice from the start of the booking for ANY change to the booking departure and arrival. Your reservation starts at 5pm on the day of the booking.
For groups of 4 or more we require72hours. IF this does not happen you will be charged the full amount for the first night of your booking
You can leave luggage for free 24 hours either side of your booking
ARE THERE BEACHES NEAR SPLIT?
There are beaches near to Split, the city beach, which has sand is 15mins walk from the hostel. two other beaches are about 20 mins and 40 mins walk away. Split is not renowned for its beaches though
WHATS THE EARLIEST I CAN ARRIVE /CHECK IN?
The hostel opens at 8.30 am you cn leave your bags here then. Check in before that isn't possible
WHEN IS CHECK OUT?
Check out IS 11AM possibly the latest in Split
DO YOU HAVE SINGLE SEX DORMS?
IS THERE A CURFEW?
No after check-in you get a key and come and go as you please. We ask that you respect the environment and other guests who may not wish to play drinking games till 2am.
We also have a no-shagging policy and you will be asked to leave if you are bringing people back to the hostel who are not registered.
IS THERE A SAFE OR LOCKERS?
In the 12 years we've been open NOTHING has ever been stolen, we have lockers and a safe for valuables
IS THERE A DISCOUNT FOR STUDENTS?
Not at present though this may change?
IS THERE PARKING NEARBY?
Split is an old Roman town (no cars in those days) parking is about 10mins walk away.
HOW CAN I CHECK AVAILIBILTY?
You can check availabilty at www.gomio.com
BUT your cheapest booking option is to reserve directly with us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call ++385 98918 2923
USE THE BLOODY PHONE!!!!