Cukrarna hostel Kranj

Cukrarna, the sweetest hostel (cuker means sugar in Slovenian language). House was renewed in 2003 into sweet shop. Best sellers that time was torta, potica, gibanica, štruklji, pita, sladoled. (Slovenian traditional desserts). In 2011 we open door to turists all over the world as hostel. To keep the sweet tradition of the house we named all our 8 rooms after the traditional Slovenian desserts.

We are situated in the ancient centre of Kranj in a renovated house from 17th century. Beside a great location in the centre of the town, above Kokra canyon , with Alps in the background, hostel Cukrarna Kranj offers you everything for a pleasant and safe stay.  We will try our best to provide you with a great experience in hostel itself and during your exploring of Slovenia. Visit us and enjoy the view from the terrace, our lounge, dining room. kitchen and free Wi-Fi in all rooms…

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Printing service

Printing service

Any time of your stay, during the office hours we provide free b&w printing of a maximum 3 pages per person.

Bike rental

Bike rental

Biking is the easiest and most efficient way of city exploration. For all our guest we have two bicycles available for free rental (with small refundable deposit of 20€ - for safety reasons).



Other services include free storage for ski equipment, free rent a mobile phone,...



Make it a stress-free holiday for everyone in the family. We are a hostel where your dog, cat, rabbit, etc... - is always welcomed to stay. Just inform us in advance so we can make arrangements for your pet.



The house offers you a free wi-fi internet connection all Over the hostel, from the common areas,terase,to the rooms. Internet is fast, powerful and above all reliable. For those who do not have smartphones we have computer in common area use free .



The best way to start a day is a good tasty meal to awaken your senses. Every day from 8 to 10.30 a.m. we prepare a fresh complimentary breakfast. Guests can choose between freshly baked morning rolls or fresh bred from the local bakery. To ease your morning thirst there are juice, milk, tea, water and cacao, but the main breakfast player is our freshly made turkish coffee. We offer some spreads, such as: honey, jam, butter, soft cheese, pate and chocolate spread. In the summer or special occasions we also add some fresh fruits... Not only the breakfast is free and delicious, we also take care of the breakfast dishes for you!



Guest room awaits pre-prepared bed with fresh linens and fresh towels, which are already included in the final price.In case you need to wash you clothing we have laundry service free of charge – washed and dried .We also have available a baby bed for young families, so you won’t need to be carrying any extra stuff from home.



We will do our best to provide you with information about slovenia, its destinations, travel arrangements, best places to see and local specialities. Any time during the office hours, we are available for any kind of questions, dilemmas or informations.


Hostel Cukrarna Kranj is  located between tourist pearls of Slovenia (Ljubljana 23 km and Bled 27 km), on the foothills of the Alps. Furthermore we are just 7 km from the main Slovenian airport and 2 km from highway that connect north-west Europe with south Europe.

In short: we are a great starting point for discovering Slovenia, or best location for your first or last night in Slovenia.


Our hostel offers all the things for a pleasant and comfortable stay.

You can choose from 2-beds room with or without private bathroom (best for couples) or 3 and 4-bedded room (favorite of traveling families). If you are traveling in larger groups (such as athletes, musicians,…) or you fit in description of an backpacker there are 6 and 8 bedded dorms waiting for you.


We can help you plan your day and make sure that you will experience most of what our city offers. Our knowledge and love for Kranj and Slovenia will make your days unforgettable.

Slovenia is just the right size to visit any part of it in a day and together we will be planning trips while giving you local tips

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  • Tavčarjeva ulica 9, 4000 Kranj, Slovenija
  • +386 51 78 88 87

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