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City Backpackers Hostel

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2a Upplandsgatan, Stockholm 111 23 Sweden See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic hostel located a few minutes from the central. Good beds, clean facilities and modern equipment for a very cheap price considering the location and Highgate standard. would recommend for anyone and would definitely go back.

Thank danniihausee
Response from CBPmanager, Manager at City Backpackers HostelResponded 3 days ago

Big thanks for your awesome feedback and recommendation! Cool that you want to come back and visit. We welcome you with open arms! Safe travels, Charmaine CBP

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place deserves a rating of "Excellent", but I am sticking to "Very Good" till they rectify what I consider a problem with the locking system in their toilets and showers. I was here for four days. First the Pros: 1. Exceptionally well located. Just...More

Thank Alex280546
Response from CBPmanager, Manager at City Backpackers HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks again Alex for your wonderful comments. we appreciate your valuable feedback and have noted your tips. We always strive to make improvements inside the hostel for our guests. We are thrilled to hear that you were able to have an amazing experience with us...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this hostel and was helped very quickly. The dorms were nice and spacious. The hostel felt a bit like a maze to explore (in a positive way). I loved the tours the hostel organized, I participated in a biking tour. The adjacent Nomad...More

Thank Harm-Yun
Response from CBPmanager, Manager at City Backpackers HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks very much Harm-Yun for taking the time to leave us a review! Awesome that you tried out our tours. We will look into the locks on the doors to see if we can improve on the sound. You are most welcome to visit us...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

This hostel was one of the best I have ever stayed in. The hostel was very comfortable and clean and it had a great atmosphere. The staff were also very friendly and it was in a great location for Stockholm. I would highly recommend a...More

Thank Jarrod L
Response from CBPmanager, Manager at City Backpackers HostelResponded 11 October 2018

Thanks so much for your fabulous feedback Jarrod! We are so glad to hear that you had pleasant stay and we most definitely appreciate the recommendation. Welcome back anytime! Safe travels, Charmaine CBP

Reviewed 29 September 2018

Was there back in July, main tourist season, hostel fully booked, and everything still worked perfectly. Very friendly and helpful staff, giving great advice on what to visit in Stockholm, and dorms and common rooms were comfortable and in a good and clean state. Free...More

Thank MaxF2033
Response from CBPmanager, Manager at City Backpackers HostelResponded 11 October 2018

It was a pleasure having you here! Glad we could give you a wonderful experience. Welcome to visit us again if you are in the neighbourhood! Have a fantastic weekend! Charmaine CBP

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The perfect downtown location, lots of common areas, staff guided tours and a cafe with an international vibe. City Backpackers gives you a lot more than a bed to sleep in - It's simply your base camp for More travellers exploring Stockholm.Free high speed internet on Mac and PC computers and free Wi-Fi in all guest rooms 24 hours!Free pasta - cook as much as you can eat!Free evening sauna - the ultimate Swedish experience! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
26
Price range
USD 20 - USD 188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
City Backpackers Hotel Stockholm
Location
Sweden > Stockholm County > Stockholm > Norrmalm
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
26
Price range
USD 20 - USD 188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
City Backpackers Hotel Stockholm
Location
Sweden > Stockholm County > Stockholm > Norrmalm
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Dining (22)
Amenities (30)
Family and Play Areas (6)
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Nearby
Norrmalm
Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest
neighborhood. It’s home to the main shopping street,
Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the
Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with
its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget
Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm
postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most
traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and
...More
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Questions & Answers
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happywong
2 September 2018|
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Response from CBPmanager | Property representative |
Hi Jack, We only offer luggage storage for check-in guests checkout guests on the same day only. If you wish to store your luggage overnight or more days, unfortunately this is not possible at our hostel. Central station... More
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Joymary7
30 July 2018|
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Response from RosenV | Reviewed this property |
Any normal padlock size would fit in my opinion. I didn't have one so I bought one from the hostel for not very big price. It might have been 2€ or something like that. I still have it somewhere...
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Skel78
19 September 2017|
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Response from Liaohuayen | Reviewed this property |
1. Breakfast is 55 SEK. It's worth the price as everything is expensive in Stockholm. The breakfast includes a sandwich, a glass of juice, a jar of yogurt and a jar of fruit. Coffee, tea, and water are free of charge. Cereal... More
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Room Tips
"Ask for a room on the ground floor! And, if you can afford it, book a room for yourself (non-sharing)"
Alex280546
4 weeks ago
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"close to the city center"
Harm-Yun
4 weeks ago
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"8 people dorms are fun, but not recommendable if you don't have a deep sleep"
MaxF2033
28 Sep. 2018
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"Room with entrance from the street has own kitchen and you have to remember only one password :)"
678karmen
21 Jun. 2018
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