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    Castanea Old Town Hostel

    1 Kindstugatan | Old Town, Stockholm 111 31, Sweden
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent62%
    • Very good28%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “common room” (15 reviews)
    “old town” (67 reviews)
    “gamla stan” (41 reviews)
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    Victory Hotel
    541 reviews
    #6 of 158 hotels in Stockholm
     
    City Backpackers Hostel
    1,107 reviews
    #1 of 62 Speciality lodging in Stockholm
     
    First Hotel Reisen
    1,214 reviews
    #55 of 158 hotels in Stockholm
     
    Old Town Lodge
    200 reviews
    #15 of 62 Speciality lodging in Stockholm
     
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    1 - 5 of 216 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    The location and staff were great. There are posted signs to be quiet after 23:00, but 2 of 3 nights, guest were playing drinking games and talking loudly way past midnight. Luckily, I packed ear plugs. Try not to get rooms (4,5,6,7) near the common...More

    Thank gyotaku
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Well, this was my first time ever travelling on my own so I was fairly picky on where to stay. To reviews for Castanea looked very promising so it only felt right to book! I absolutely LOVED my stay there. All the staff were very...More

    Thank LeanneReddish
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
    Google Translation

    L' Hostello offre bagni pulitissimi quindi non vi fate fuorviare dal fatto che siano in comune, le camere altrettanto sono...More

    Thank Simone d
    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    My favourite part of this hostel has to be the people. They were so lovely and professional. They had answers to all my questions and were eager to help. I felt very safe in the area and the hostel. They had ample ways for me...More

    Thank Marisa M
    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    Location is really great! It's in the middle of Gamla Stan, the old town, right next to the iconic square Stortorget and just a few minutes to Royal Palace and other main attractions. You can also take a nice walk (approx. 30 minutes) to the...More

    Thank Tomáš J
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    #55 of 158 hotels in Stockholm
     
    Old Town Lodge
    200 reviews
    #15 of 62 Speciality lodging in Stockholm
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • USD 30 - USD 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    Dining (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (78)
    Nearby
    Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
    Gamla Stan is Stockholm’s historic old town and home
    to the Swedish Royal Palace. It’s the most central
    island of Stockholm and accompanied by the small
    island of Riddarholmen, mainly known for its famous
    Riddarholm Church. Gamla Stan tends to be a bit
    touristy at times but is definitely worth visiting:
    take a stroll past the well-preserved buildings and
    through the small (and also Sweden’s narrowest)
    ...More
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    Kevin P
    Hey, we are looking for a parkinglot for a bus with a height of 2.4m. If possible an observed one. Kind regards Kevin
    5 September 2016|
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    Athi l
    Hi is there a women dorm in Castanea? I'm looking for a women hostel in Gamla Stan. Will appreciate every guidance. thanks.
    24 August 2015|
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    Response from Silvia M |
    Hi! As far as I know all the rooms are mixed. I don't actually know any women hostel in Gamla Stan, sorry. Greetings ! :)
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    Sergei B
    Hi! Could you recomment the best (price vs travel by public transportation) place for overnight parking while staying at Castanea?
    5 November 2014|
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    Response from Cecilia S | Property representative |
    Hi, You can either park close to Castanea (5-6 minutes walk) and pay around 200 SEK per 24 hours. That is in a garage at Slussen. Or you can park for 40 SEK per 24 hours at Telefonplan and take the Metro (takes about 15... More
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    Room Tips
    "City center"
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    "If the off-season, gamble on the 16-bed room. It was never more then 50% occupied."
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    "bring your own sheets if you don't want to pay extra"
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    "If you choose the dorm you can save money and get to know your fellow travelers!"
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