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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

You will definitely have a cultural exchange and remember staying here for the rest of your life. The hostel is his family's home he grew up in. I would recommend taking tours otherwise your missing out. They aren't your typical mainstream tour that you could...More

Thank Blake R
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

The siege tour and War Scars of Sarajevo with Zero One was one of the most singly moving, informative, personal and emotional tours we have ever done. If you want to get a real personal insight and learn from this conflict, don't book any other...More

Thank Alexandra H
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Zero One (the hostel owner's name during the siege of Sarajevo) provided an intense, often disturbing firsthand account of his experiences during the conflict. He took our group on a tour around the front-line bunkers and trenches in the hills surrounding the city, as well...More

Thank vertovfan
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Definitely exceptional hostel where you can experience something different, talk to authentic and honest people, sleep in uncommon environment. Knowing a bit about history of Sarajevo I have to say that the place was designed with big attention to details. On the walls of the...More

Thank Joanna Z
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I took a 6 hour bus plus spend a big chuck of euros to get here only based on the reviews. A BIG MISTAKE! I'll start with the pros: -good directions -a nice view from lobby window What's wrong: -The hostel was not really prepared...More

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Response from 01Zero_One, Owner at War HostelResponded 15 April 2017

Yes, you are so right. It's our fault you took the 6 hour bus, spend so much money to get here, just to stay only about one hour total here. It's also our fault for being so unprofessional and totally unprepared. All other guests which...More

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"Private rooms if you need them, amazing view of the library from the window"
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"Get the downstairs room. They cost 5 EUR extra, but are definitely worth the unique experience."
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"The larger rooms have more artefacts decorating the rooms"
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"Any room will be fine!"
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