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The Falu Prison Hostel

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The hostel is conveniently located close to the city centre, but in a very quite area. The catholic church is located just behind the corner, the university is in walking distance and the same for most amenities. The staff are extremely friendly and they helped me a great deal. The place is proper, the kitchen and showers are great. If...

Thank LorenzoRM
Stockholm County, Sweden
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Stayed there in 2! weeks spring time while fixing my driving license. That was awesome for the guy used to much better standard. Loved that room with almost nothing besides the real metal door. The hostel is placed in former prison. With all this brings. Located close to city center. Perfect choice for the one with minimalistic expectation. Strange, but...

Thank ChePelev
Finspang, Sweden
Reviewed 10 July 2015

So when I found out that there was a "prison hostel" in Falun that certainly became my hostel of choice when travveling up north in Sweden. And if it wasn't for the fact that this is a converted prison it would have come across as maybe a little to pricey and a little above average worn and torn. But as...

Thank Fredrik N
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 24 February 2014

Got the tip from a friend to stay overnight at the prison. So I'm reviewing the from a 10-year-old's perspective, very exciting, especially the basement ... However, he was missing the ghosts for it would have been super cool. From my perspective, really nice staff. Very good attitude, the facilities are in a very good condition. And the silence is...

Thank Strow70
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 7 July 2013

Falun prison hostel provides the basics of accommodation for a very reasonable price (for Sweden). The entire hostel used to be an actual prison and not that much has been done to change the living space. One can also say the prison feeling has purposely been kept to a small extent to keep inline with the hostels theme. Every room...

2Thank Filip M

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about The Falu Prison Hostel

Address: 17 Villavaegen, Falun 791 37, Sweden
Region: Sweden > Dalarna County > Falun
Price Range: $86 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 86
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“I had room 205, right next to the shared tv. This means that people could stay up watching telly till 11 (when quiet time started).”
LorenzoRM, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are the same, it's a prison. Bars on the windows and so on ;)”
FilipM359, 7 Jul 2013 | Read review
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