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Yellow House

Hantverkaregatan 25, Kiruna 98132, Sweden
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We stayed in a two persons room at Yellow House. We arrived one hour earlier, but got our room instantly. The owner was friendly and told us the basic things, we needed to know about the hostel. Our room had a big tv, two beds, a table with four chairs, a sink, a refrigiator and our own toilet and bath.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We came late with another group of people for the traffic problem, and the owner was angry and aggressive when we asked whether there were rooms available. He even said "get out" --- I was shocked honestly. It was Christmas night, cold and we were students, have no idea what's wrong with him. Of course we left, couldn't bear him... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

The owners of the yellow hotel is really rude and unfriendly. Also no internet access, and the shared bathroom is dirty. I simply have no idea why the owner is so rude, but after I read other people's comments, it seems like he is rude to most of the people. Don't suggest you book this hotel.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

We loved this place, welcoming, warm and comfortable. It is simple but has all you need and the urn surrounding area is perfect for walking tours which we wanted to do Also they gave us support with our travel arrangements when we were forced to cancel a trip we had planned

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Singapore, Singapore
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We spent a nice New Year Eve at the yellow House. Met a lot of interesting and friendly people (mostly bagpackers). Rooms are confortable; Kitchen (well-equipped) and showers are shared and clean. A very good cheap alternative, with a good location in Kiruna. Don't forget to enjoy the sauna...which is outside the main building ;)

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Oslo, Norway
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

One of the greatest Places I've ever stayed and I've been all over the world spending time at places like Yellow House. Superb management, service and reception. Clean rooms, cosy athmosphere, especially the garden with possibilities to create Your own barbeque-cousine. This is a Place I've been visiting several times and this is a place I'll always come back to.

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Rovaniemi, Finland
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

When I didn't wan't to pay much money for or two nights in Kiruna, I was happy to find the internet pages to Yellow House. Yes, the place is well located in Kiruna. A nice older house - actually two houses with rooms. The kitchen area was well equipped and clean and cozy. Our room was a bit dusty and... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

At their rate, don't expect too much. Check in procedure is confusing though. The reservation desk is not always attended, and you have to wait for a while until someone come. Really annoying to wait for that long just to get your room key back. Unfortunately, the staff isn't really nice as well, and a bit grumpy. I had some... More

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Simon's Town, South Africa
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Yellow House is a cheap youth hostel providing clean rooms but no breakfast. Check-in was a bit confused but once in the room was big and spacey and the washrooms only 20 metres down the corridor.. Centre of town with restaurants is less than 10 minutes walk. A bit grotty but to the price absolutely satisfactory. There is a well... More

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New Westminster, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

My stay here in August 2012 was horrible! We had to rent sheets for 60kr, and they smelled like stale smoke. The room was dirty, the shower areas were not clean, and worst of all - there were bed bugs. I left Kiruna with hundreds of bites covering my entire body. I hope to come back to Kiruna again, but... More

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Also Known As:
Yellow House Hotel
Yellow House Hotel Kiruna
Address: Hantverkaregatan 25, Kiruna 98132, Sweden
Location: Sweden > Norrbotten County > Kiruna
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Ranked #7 of 9 Specialty lodging in Kiruna

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