Hostel Gonzo, Sarajevo
European backpackers tend to stay at Hostel Gonzo when they visit Sarajevo. The hostel can house more than 100 guests in a range of rooms from private singles, doubles and triples to dormitory rooms. You can even rent an apartment if you’re travelling as a group. Some have a balcony and sitting areas for the guest’s comfort. The hostel gets busy during the winter with skiers and has facilities for storing and renting equipment. Hostel Gonzo may be quite far from central Sarajevo and the Bascarsija Old Bazaar, but it makes up for the location with quality. A free pickup service is available from both the train and bus station and guests have access to Wi-Fi, board games and a ping pong table. Welcoming and knowledgeable staff can give you suggestions on the best things to do in Sarajevo and the cheapest places to eat. Expect to pay about $20 per night.