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Best Hostel Old Town / Skeppsbron

Skeppsbron 22, Stockholm 111 30, Sweden (Södermalm)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bourges, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 1 week in this hostel. This is the worst, I have seen. The showers are horrible, full of hair, dirt, and other things. They don't really clean the showers. We are lucky, we didn't catch anything.

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Vasa, Western Finland, Finland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of the Hostel is quite excellent in the middle of the old town and everything was functioning properly. With a 24h/reception there was no problem with checking in and out. The breakfast was simple, but since it is included in the price you can't really complain. The wifi was working fine most of the time. I stayed in... More

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Mons, Belgium
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215 reviews 215 reviews
23 hotel reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Not a recommended place to stay. I took a bunk in the 28 bed dorm. That floor was equipped of one bathroom, namely one toilet and one shower for 28 guests. I decided to shorten my stay there and took a cabin at the youth hostel/boat across the street.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We just left here so this is fresh in my mind. We stayed in room 211, a private double with en suite so we had no problems with shared bathrooms or cleanliness in the dorms. The room was quiet overlooking the side alley. I thought it was overpriced for what it was but it included breakfast and Stockholm is expensive... More

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Copenhagen
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

At this hostel, you get what you paid for. The positives - Fantastic location - Clean IKEA furniture/bedding - Free linen - Nice bright airy kitchen upstairs - Long, hot showers - Nice enough free breakfast The negatives - No lockers. I found this ridiculous and several people had their stuff stolen while I was there. There was a communal... More

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Hyvinkaa, Finland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I've been there before. It has very good location in the old town. But this time it was so dirty. Beds were full of hair, one bed had some blood stains and the bathrooms were full of hair and the ground was disgusting and muddy. I get chills even thinking about it. I travel often to Stockholm but surely will... More

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Paris, France
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72 reviews 72 reviews
7 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Extremely simple but cute hostel, with very clean rooms, kitchens and bathrooms. Surprisingly great breakfast for a hostel, with a wide choice of food. The staff is extremely nice. Perfect location, with supermarkets, shops, bars and reasonably-priced restaurants neraby. Be careful with your belongings, however. Even if you can only enter your room with a keycard, somebody made it into... More

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Woodland Hills, Ca
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This hostel , with the exception of the location and reasonable price, is not good because 1) WiFi is not available in all are as the web site said, is totally false. In my room, which has a side entrance, the WiFi is in and out and the signal is so weak, it just stopped working. It's false advertising. It... More

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Strasbourg, France
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10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Before we got there, we'd read reviews about bed bugs at this hostel. Thankfully, our two beds didn't have any. But also, as soon as we checked in a guy in our room just found out he'd been robbed, his laptop and money had been taken from his bag. Lots of people mentioned this too, and yes this isn't the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The Hostel is in a really magic location and all the facilities are excellent... Moreover the guys on reception were truly nice and helpful. A small flaw are the bathrooms, which are very small but in any case clean and efficient.

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Address: Skeppsbron 22, Stockholm 111 30, Sweden
Location: Sweden > Stockholm County > Stockholm > Södermalm
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