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Hotel Gamla Stan

Skeppsbron 22, Stockholm 111 30, Sweden
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Hotel Gamla Stan
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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
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent four nights in this hotel in a very spacious room for two. Facilities we more than adequate and very clean. Breakfast was as expected but basic. Staff were helpful. Also hotel was brilliant for location. Would definitely stay here again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is very centrally located and within walking distance to basically everything we wanted to do, just around the corner from the palace. The staff was extremely helpful and welcoming. One woman really went above and beyond and helped my brother locate his phone that he lost the night before. We had a great stay here, for the price,... More 

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Piteå, Sverige
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I love the old house which provides a unique historic feel .The only thing I did not like was that the toilet was in the hallway .But the second time I stayed here I had toilet in the room they feel important.

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Katrin E, Chef at Hotel Gamla Stan, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are so proud and happy to be able to share this historic building with our guests! Welcome back in the future! More 

Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

The hotel is under refit and as I've checked-in I was assigned a room in a different building round the same corner...very souspicious....The place was sort of "working in progress" and the bathroom in the room was smelly. I've complained at the reception and they told me they were fully booked and I should have to change room twice (my... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel mid February for two days and was sorely disappointed. While the building itself is in good condition and they seem to maintain it, the cleanliness is awful. We have stayed at a number of budget places and this had by far been the most un enjoyable. The bed we had stank like dirty gym socks... More 

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Katrin E, Receptionschef at Hotel Gamla Stan, responded to this review
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Hej! Tack för att du tagit dig tid att skriva om oss! Jättetråkigt att vi inte levde upp till era... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I stayed in this hotel for New Years and don't regret my decision at all :) Booked a one bed room and for the price I payed got a decent sized room with a comfy bed, small wardrobe and even a sofa :) The staff was extra nice and allowed me to check in at noon already so I could... More 

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Katrin E, General Manager at Hotel Gamla Stan, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so mucjh for your feedback! Very happy to hear that you were pleased with your stay. Welcome back the next time you visit Stockholm! Best regards, Kathi E More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Positives: 1- Centrally located in Gamla Stan 2- Receptionist was (sort of) nice lady Negatives 1- Not clean, the room is smelly, its not aired since long long time. I tended to keep the windows open all the day long in order to be able to sleep, and it didnt work. Bed and covers were smelly. 2- No roomservice, and... More 

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Katrin E, General Manager at Hotel Gamla Stan, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to post some feedback. It helps us know ewhat to do better in the future! Best regards, Kathi More 

Umea, Sweden
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Stayed in a dorm room in July 2014 for two nights. Room was musty, no ventilation, no natural light, and half the lights in the room didn't work either. It had a very bad smell unlike anything I've experienced before (as if it was coming from the walls, not from a person or any body's belongings). When we complained to... More 

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Bourges, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

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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