HI THERE!

Here are some guidelines on arrival, read it, it’s worth it, because the staff may not be in the hostel on time of your arrival! :)

ENERAL
We do not have a reception desk and staff at the hostel all the time. Could you please let us know the estimated time of arrival?
Since there is no host present all the time, the hostel is automated.
The hostel is open all year round, except in emergency situations.
Guests who break the rules of the hostel will be asked to leave the accommodation.

ARRIVAL
When you get to the hostel door, there is a key box. The code is in the mail. Take the key, close the box and shuffle the numbers.
First you unlock the door, open it and lock it from the outside, otherwise the hostel stays open!
Please take off your shoes and put them on the shelf under the stairs. On the upper floor only in slippers. You can borrow slippers from the basket.

CHECK IN
Arrival at the hostel after 3:00 p.m., unless otherwise agreed with the manager.
Registration is required within 12 hours of arrival, it will be arranged in the evening or in the morning.
To apply, you need a valid personal document (identity card, passport or driver’s license).
Staying in the hostel is only allowed on the basis of prior registration of temporary stay and is mandatory for all guests.
Check-in is between 20:00 and 21:00. If you are not there, let me know and I will ask you to send me a photo of your ID/passport to +38640661080 or email garage.hostel.solkan@gmail.com for registration.

PAYMENT
Only in cash on the day of arrival.

LIVING
For the comfort of your stay, be tolerant, polite and considerate of other hostel guests as well.
We want complete peace in the hostel from 10:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. in the morning.
The wifi password is at the light switch in the room.
NO smoking in the hostel!

THE ROOM
Close the room doors gently and quietly so as not to disturb the others in the hostel.
Don’t hang things on the window.
Don’t lean out the window.
Do not bring food or drink into the room.
He takes care of the cleanliness of the room.

TOWELS AND BEDDING
Upon arrival, you get a ready bed and one towel.
Bed linen and towels are changed every 7 days.
If you need an extra towel or bed linen, please ask the staff for it, do not take it from other beds!
Additional bed linen and towels are charged according to the hostel’s price list.

KITCHEN
A shared kitchen is available.
Label your food with your name and checkout date. Marked food belongs to other guests.
There are numbered shelves for placing food.
You can use food marked “Hostel food”.
Wash and clean up after using the kitchen.
Make sure you clean up after yourself so that the kitchen is ready for others to use.

BATHROOM
The bathroom is also shared.
Do not enter the shower in slippers, the floor is wet, but you can hang your clothes by the door.
When you’re done, push the water into the shower with the pusher (behind the bathroom door).
The bathroom is NOT intended for washing and drying laundry. Use Waterland or Tik tak wash.
Do not hang your laundry, towels, etc. in the bathroom.
For drying, there is a dryer available under the stairs.
Clean up after using the bathroom and toilet.

PROPERTY
Handle equipment and props conscientiously and carefully, do not take hostel property out of the facility.
The manager of the hostel does not take responsibility for the property that you keep in the hostel (documents, objects, jewellery, telephone, computer…), in the warehouse and in the parking lot.
Please hand over the found items to the staff in the morning.

HEATING AND BOILER
We ask that you use energy sources wisely, as nature conservation is important for future generations
The heating and cooling of the premises is automated, please do not change the settings.

WASTE SEPARATION
Protect nature and separate waste conscientiously. Trash bins are in the kitchen.

PARKING
There are three parking spaces in front of the hostel, additional public parking spaces are 200m away.
The hostel manager is not responsible for the property you leave in the parking lots.

STORAGE PLACE
Behind the entrance is a storage area for drying and equipment (bikes, paddles, kayaks, sports clothes…).
The code is 2311. Be careful not to change the code (don’t move the numbers when the lock is open!)
Make sure you also lock the lock by shuffling the numbers.
There’s also 4 city bikes you can use for free (at your own risk), make sure you lock it aroun the city.
The hostel manager is not responsible for the property you leave in storage.

GRILL
In the storage place you can find smoker/grill. You can use it, but take it out on the parking, so you dont burn the house. The wood for starting fire is under the stairs, the characoal you need to buy.

DEPARTURE AND CHECK OUT
Leave the room by 10:00, you can stay in the common areas even after 10:00.
If you have checked in with a document and paid for your stay, you can leave without meeting the staff.
You leave the keys in the locker, the bed linen and towels on the bed, empty the food or leave it in “Hostel food”.
10:00 a.m. cleaning of common areas.

ORDER AND CLEANLINESS
Takes care of order and cleanliness in the hostel.
That it is more pleasant and clean for everyone to enter the upper floor only in slippers.
Cleaning of rooms and common areas is between 10:00 and 14:00.

WHAT DO YOU NEED?

Some tips in the area

Laundry: https://goo.gl/maps/Vtk5ePXnmfs3E93v8
Shop: https://goo.gl/maps/RUDs1HY31Y9cZvfo7
ATM and market: https://goo.gl/maps/zCsHpqqvfubxdAaq7
The best butcher shop: https://goo.gl/maps/wuXvThFcP4deFoJM7
The best cafe with a view (closed in winter): https://goo.gl/maps/4rrjWiJeHhdQgsc18
Best coffe, tea and breakfast place in the center: https://maps.app.goo.gl/n2Ys4cPsA1hzs1xB9

Best pizza/restaurant/local food: https://goo.gl/maps/6yK8i3fcG36iLvRa9
Nearest restaurant: https://goo.gl/maps/Zjiv7ZN3exRbhnW29 https://goo.gl/maps/ZWUiivd3XXdq1fGa7
Local brewery: https://goo.gl/maps/P7XVmxj3T9n6Vuj27
Burger place: https://goo.gl/maps/Hpkdcu1PgFLfHzm46 https://goo.gl/maps/FkNyQXkLVmoHDL837
Bicycle shop and service: https://goo.gl/maps/emxCxCNEVK7viuen8

Attention, on Sundays and public holidays the shops are closed!

WHAT TO DO?

In surroundings

We are an excellent starting point for trips to 6 completely different microenvironments. You can make a single day trip to each destination
trip: Soška Valley, Trnov Plateau, Goriška Brda, Vipava Valley, Karst, Italy… Plan your trip!

Check out the MAP.

RENT A BIKE:
City bike and city e-bike HERE.

Top e-bikes HERE.

Some city bikes are in the hostel.

You can rent SUP for Soča trip in the hostel.

For calling please use Whatsup +386 40 66 10 80

On the day of your arrival you will recive a message with details how to enter hostel and wich bed is yours.

Thank fore choosing us!

Nika from Garage hostel