Croatian Youth Hostel Association is a non-profit and non-governmental organisation founded back in 1953 in order to promote the hostelling mission in Croatia and encourage young people to explore and appreciate the rich natural and cultural heritage of our country.

01/ 48 29 294, 48 29 296
Savska 5, 10 000 Zagreb


HI Croatia Hostels locations

Hostels are meeting places where individual diversity is nurtured among friendly atmosphere, all at a budget price.

HI Croatia Hostels

Hostels are meeting places where individual diversity is nurtured among friendly atmosphere, all at a budget price.

HI Croatia Membership and discounts

By becoming a member of the Croatian Youth Hostel Association, you become a member of Hostelling International who can book affordable accommodation in more than 4000 Hostelling International hostels around the world.


HI.euro euro is a membership card of the Croatian Youth Hostel Association, for all young people from 14 to 30 years of age who brings together Hostelling International and the European Youth Card.

European Youth Card

The European Youth Card (EYCA) is a membership card for all young people aged 14 to 30, with which discounts can be made in more than 30 countries across Europe, including Croatia.

HI Group

HI GRUPA is a membership card for all types of groups (schools, universities, travel agencies, sport clubs, NGOs and other groups).

HI Croatia Blog

What to see in Zagreb, Rijeka, Pula, Zadar, Split, Dubrovnik and the rest of Croatia, tips on travel and destinations, news and stories ...

    Last week we were part of seminar “Exploring different models of democratic participation: fostering youth participation through the European Youth Card” organised by European Youth Center in Strasbourg. Main goal of seminar is to support the recognition of various forms of participation in community and democratic societies and to explore the different ways in which the EYC can be a tool for engagement of

    Last week we were part of a project meeting held in Sofia, as partners on the project called „YOUTH WORK and YOUTH WORKERS across EUROPE – good examples from practice about volunteering, employment, education and training”. Partners in this project are youth association across Europe: National Youth Card Association – as a project coordinator, National Association of Youth Workers (NAPOR) from Serbia,  National Youth

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    These days at HI HOSTEL Zadar we have hosted a dear friend Sebastien Fournier, Artistic Director at the Sea Shack, HI hostel ( located in Gaspésie, the northern east side of Quebec, Canada. He visited our hostel on his trip through Croatia. In an informal “caffee meeting” we exchanged experiences of hostelling work in Canada and Croatia and challenges we face. Dear friend, visit us

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