Best Places for Backpackers in Kosovo.

Enjoy backpacking around Kosovo without a fixed itinerary by using our handy listings of the best hostels in every destination. Specially curated for backpackers and economy travellers, we help you find an amazing place to stay no matter where you're headed!

The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Kosovo.

Top 15 hostels in Kosovo.

These are the 15 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Kosovo.

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Oda Hostel

98 /100

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Oda Hostel

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Oda Hostel is a hostel in Pristina. Check Hostelworld for prices.

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Prishtina Center Hostel & Apartments

97 /100

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Prishtina Center Hostel & Apartments

About Hostel: Prishtina Center Hostel & Apartments, is located at the center of Kosovo’s capital city, Prishtina, from which it takes its name, with Swiss Diamond Hotel being on the opposite side at the Mother Theresa Boulevard. You’re able to see the National Theater of Kosovo from our terrace,...
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M99

97 /100

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M99

M99 welcomes you with 2 dorms and 6 beds each, a.c. in rooms, small kitchen, common room, shared toilet and shower. Each rooms faces river and mountains across. We offer short city tour , assistance regarding bus schedule and all necessary information depend on request. We hope that we offer more th...
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Driza

94 /100

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Driza's House

We would like to welcome you to 'Driza's House', our 300 year old family house, not as a random traveler but as a dear guest of the Driza family. After renovating the typical oriental-styled Prizren house, located in the very city center of Prizren, into a modern Hostel, we opened in summer 2015...
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Buffalo Backpackers

94 /100

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Buffalo Backpackers

Buffalo Backpackers is located in the city center: the heart of Pristina. Everything the city has to offer is a quick walk away. Buffalo’s unique charm comes from a local Albanian and a Texan who have combined their experiences and passions to create a hostel that you can call your home away from ho...
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Hostel Han

93 /100

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Hostel Han

First Hostel in Prishtina since 2012 voted three times in the row as best Hostel in Kosovo. Centrally located in the heart of Prishtina in Mother Theresa Boulevard just across from the Swiss Diamond Hotel. The main Prishtina's attractions are within walking distance, such as National Library, Newbor...
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Hostel Sarac

93 /100

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Hostel Sarac

Welcome to Peja! Hostel Sarac is a well-preserved typical local house of the 60s' with a cosy family feel making it a very unique place to experience the city's culture. The house and its garden intertwine the different architectural influences, creating a unique Kosovo style house. Our hostel is a...
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The White Tree

93 /100

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The White Tree

The best hostel in Prishtina? Drawing from our hostel experiences while traveling, we decided to bring together the best of what we saw internationally with the well-known local hospitality. After much deliberation, we rented a ramshackle space with a dead tree in the middle. We painted it white, ad...
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Guesthouse Velania

77 /100

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Guesthouse Velania

Guesthouse Velania also known as Guesthouse Proffesor is Pristina's most affordable accommodations. It is located in the Velania district near the president's house and many of the UN and NGO's. Guesthouse is a beautiful 3 story house with single, twin, double and triple rooms, each room i equipp...
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City Hostel Prizren

75 /100

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City Hostel Prizren

```New deal.```` ```You stay 4 nights and pay only for 3 nights.``` _____________________________________________ Welcome to Prizren! Be invited to the best hostel, simple AND affordable! In the perfect location.With us you can easily explore Prizren and enjoy our young and friendly environment...
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Hostel Istanbul

56 /100

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Hostel Istanbul

Make your base right in the heart of Pristina, in our modern Hostel, which is located in the center of the city. And except our warm welcome we offer standard conditions with some of the best prices in whole town! From our hostel you can easily move inside and around of Pristina for a very short tim...
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Nartel Hotel Pristina

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Nartel Hotel Pristina

Hotel Nartel is located in centre of Prishtina and is just a few minutes away from any of the major government institutions of Kosova. Our hotel offers the most convenient location and excellent customer service. Our staff is dedicated to making your stay a memorable experience by providing excellen...
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Hotel Gracanica

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Hotel Gracanica

Hotel Gracanica features an outdoor swimming pool, a garden with a view over fields and hills and a restaurant offering local home-cooking including a choice of vegetarian dishes. The monastery of Gračanica (UNESCO world cultural heritage) and the archaeological site Ulpiana are a short walk awa...
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Sara Hotel

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Sara Hotel

Hotel Sara is a three-star hotel located in the center of Pristina. This is the hotel with very long tradition famous by hospitality. Hotel offers 24 hour room service, parking, transfer from airport, elevator, conference hall, laundry service, ironing table, 24 hours security, lobby, internet ac...
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Mami

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Mami's Hostel

Situated in Pristina, 200 m from Skanderbeg Statue Pristina, Mami ‘s Hostel offers air-conditioned accommodation with free Wi-Fi. This property is set a short distance from attractions such as Emin Gjiku Ethnographic Museum and Newborn Monument. This property is set a short distance from attract...
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Things to see and do while backpacking in Kosovo.

Check out tips from other travellers and bloggers and their experiences in Kosovo.

If you're already planning to visit Kosovo - scroll to the next section for a list of the best places to stay.

Buskers and Bazaars

The next day, I began my explorations anew and, fortified by more of the coffee that is just as good as the excellent standard to which I have become accustomed to in the Balkans, set off for the bazaar. The bazaar seemed to sell the usual vegetables, watches and wallets typical of similar markets and it was a nice place to stroll. I then went to see the iconic NEWBORN sign which is a large set of letters spelling this word and is repainted each year on Kosovo’s Independence Day. This year the letters were painted by the city’s children but the E was painted black to symbolise the people’s disappointment in the local economy.

Lucy D

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