A friendly, welcoming true travelers/backpackers hostel in the centre of Maribor, a welcoming drink to ease you into your stay, full map guide of the areas highlights and your bed already made for your arrival. For your convenience there is no curfew.
A friendly, welcoming true travelers/backpackers hostel in the old town city centre of Maribor, a welcoming drink to ease you into your stay, full map guide of the areas highlights and your bed already made for your arrival. Feel free to leave a comment on my wall before you leave!! For your convenience there is no curfew. Free Internet Minutes from the main bus and rail stations, though not too close as to be able to hear any noise. Two blocks away from the main cafe/shopping/nightlife area. Two blocks away from the beautiful City Park. Lollipop Hostel is in a perfect location. Full use of large kitchen any time of the day. Full use of chill out room with Cable TV, DVD with free films to view. Mini library. Bed Linen and Towels Included and the beds already made for your arrival. Constant Hot Water. Escort around town available to show you the best of Maribor, including the beautiful River Drava, Shops, Museums, Theaters, Restaurants, Clubs and the best Kebab shop and restaurant, not to mention a tour of local bars to share a beer or two. I hope you enjoy your stay at the Lollipop Hostel and meet fellow travelers who become friends and share your travel experiences. Happy travels!
From the airport - Nearest airport - Graz, Austria - 1 hour away (approx 10 euro on train).
Or from Ljubljana - 2 hours.
From Train Station - Cross the road and go to your right, take the street on your left (Kopitarjeva Ulica) that leads onto Maistrova Ulica (street) or cut diagonally across the park to your right which will bring you straight onto Maistrove Ulica. There you will find the Lollipop Hostel on your right, Number 17 Maistrova Ulica, on the ground floor, first door on your right.
If the main door is locked please ring bell for entry, but please only ring the Hostel bell!!
I would appreciate an email informing me of an approximate arrival time.
Latest check in 11pm, unless by special arrangement.
From Bus Station - Make your way out of the station at the top end and cross the road to the train station.
Below are listed the most beautiful trips in the neighbourhood of the selected place.
Maribor is the centre of Stajerska Region and the second largest Slovenian town. It has varied historical past. As the city was first mentioned in the year 1254. Already one year later the local people began to built two kilometres long town walls, which limited the old city kernel. The walls were additional strengthen with defensive towers, which are Judgement (Port) Tower, Celigij Tower and Water Tower. Old town centre hides many interesting buildings and places like Lent, Old Wine, the Bay of Koblar, Maribor Island, Koroska Bridge, the Church of Saint Joseph and the fountain, the Old bridge, the Cast...
The Maribor Castle is one of the most remarkable architectonic monuments in Maribor. Today is here the seat of the Regional Museum of Maribor. On the facade you can see the table in the memory of Franjo Bas, who organized the museum and archives. The Maribor Castle is decorated with different architectoral and style periods. It was built by Friderik III. between the years 1478 and 1483 to strengthen the town's walls because of the threatening Turkish attacks. Later was changed to the rich feudal residence. At the western side of the castle is the wonderful baroque staircase from the years 1747 and 1759....
Maribor is a picturesque town, which is lodged into the wine growing hills on the one side and the amazing nature of Pohorje on the other, with the river Drava wending its slow way through it. Maribor is the second largest town in Slovenia and the capital of the Stajerska region. In the last decade Maribor got significant architectural structures, such as football stadium, business building Menerga in Tezno, cinema in Lent and many more. We can have a trip on the river Drava with the Dravska vila boat, which is located in the famous Lent. Minimum number of passangers for the trip is ten. On the boat i...
Piramida Hill is a 386 metre high town hill, which rises above the city of Maribor. The most easy is accessible from the City Park from where the marked path leads us past vine leaves. After about half an hour of easy walking we can enjoy in a wonderful view of the whole town and to the surrounding area. Piramida is a favourite excursion sight for the local people and other visitors throughout all the year. On the hill was a castle until the year 1784, which was named Marburg or Marchpurg. It was built in the beginning of the 12th century by the noble Spanheim family for protection the Hungarians. In ...