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Archipelago Hostel Old Town

2.0 of 5 Stora Nygatan 38, Stockholm 11128, Sweden
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, in the heart of the old town! Walking distance from the main attractions in Stockholm. Next to the metro for those who prefer not walking☺ Clean, pleasant, great facilities. The place to meet travellers from around the world☺

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7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Awful- words cant describe how I felt i booked this hostel to stay for 2 night by myself in a single room. It was the 1st time I was travelling by-myself. Figured I should stay at a hostel for the friendly atmosphere/ to meet people but still have the privacy of my own room. I had tried to get a... More 

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Thornhill, Canada
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39 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Central location, within walking distance of the main Bus Station where the Airport Bus drops you off. If you do not feel like walking, take the 53 bus two stops and then walk a few blocks to Stora Nygatan 38 and the Hostel. Gamla Stan is a wonderful Old Town favouring interesting buildings, special parks, wonderful one of a kind... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Location is great.Rooms and shower facilities are clean. Sheets are 'optional' but were automatically included into my bill (without using them). Note that they charge fees on your Visa without telling you!

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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75 reviews 75 reviews
32 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The location is great (as mentioned over and over), it's as central as it gets. We stayed in a two bed room and the size was quite sufficient (it's not a hotel!). Staff did what they were supposed to, but did not leave a lasting impression. There's no aircon, so when the weather is hot it becomes almost unbareable (this... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This hostel is way too expensive for what it has to offer. I have stayed in many, many hostels during my travels all around the world, and I would put this hostel in the bottom of the list. The only thing good about the hostel is its central location. Other than that, it's very expensive for what you actually get.... More 

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As, Norway
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

It is in 100% great place. You can find anyplace near from this hostel. A good place to sleep for good price. My staying was perfect. The hostel administration is super friendly and has great sense of humor. They can make fun easily. This place has a kitchen so that you can make your food, so budget friendly. Beds are... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

This hostel could easily be reviewed from excellent to poor depending on what you are looking for. The 'Excellent' is the location right in the middle of the old town Gamla Stan. The old town is stunning; everywhere you look ought to be a photo, I spent a while just sitting on the windowsill of my room staring at the... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

If you're into the medieval atmosphere of the old town of Stockholm, this is the perfect place to the price. As a new timer in Stockholm this just seems to be in the centre of all the great attractions. Close to the royal palace, the city hall and some of the best cosy cafes. The hostel is clean and quiet... More 

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Kajang, Malaysia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

I booked myself during the eleventh hour before my trip, and this place was a very nice place to stay, if you want to stay closer to most of the attractions. The price was very reasonable, the room was comfortable enough for a single traveler like me.

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Address: Stora Nygatan 38, Stockholm 11128, Sweden
Location: Sweden > Stockholm County > Stockholm
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Archipelago Hostel Old Town 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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