Where to stay in Slovenia
Slovenia has more than 200 hotels with over 30,000 beds throughout the country, offering budget friendly rooms, extravagant inns and everything in between.
Grading: The hotel categories are 1 to 5 stars.
There are sites throughout the country. Most campsites are small but well equipped, with sports facilities and children's playgrounds. Contact the Slovenian Tourist Board for brochures and price lists. Camping is not permitted outside authorised campsites.
Private rooms can be rented throughout Slovenia through local tourist offices. There are three categories: I (en suite), II (some en suite facilities - usually shower only) and III (shared facilities only). The Slovenian Tourist Board can provide more information.
There is a burgeoning network of hostels in Slovenia with several trendy new ones in Ljubljana. Youth Hostel Bledec in Bled is a good base for hikers (tel: +386 4574 5250; www.youth-hostel-bledec.si). Visitors can also choose from 300 odd farmhouses for an informal and welcoming stay close to nature.