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Archipelago Hostel Old Town

Stora Nygatan 38, Stockholm 11128, Sweden
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Karlskrona, Sweden
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64 reviews 64 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A fresh, clean and centrally located hostel in the old town. The rooms wich are intended for more lodgers takes you back to the military duty. However, the duvets and pillows are clean as if they were new, and if you have'nt a bed set you are able to here one fresh for only 65 SEK. The Shower facilities are... More 

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed in twobed room. It was clean-ish and sufficient for recovering from sightseeing. If man does not mind that there is no lift, the bathroom is shared, the room is basic and not very well soundproof THEN it is a good choice. PS: Staff was friendly and wifi worked well if anyone is interested :-)

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Galway, Ireland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
29 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

First of all the location of this Hostel is excellent, right in the middle of the old town, with easy access to all the beautiful attractions of this fine city. For such an expensive destination, this hostel was fairly well priced but that's not saying much, as it was still very expensive for what we got. We booked a twin... More 

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Varberg, Sweden
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Stockholm is very expensive - so it is nice to find someplace this cheap. If you rather want to spend your money on other things. The location is perfect. Just a few steps away from Gamla Stan underground station where you can easily reach almost anywhere. It is quite close to the Central Station. Maybe 10-15 minutes on foot. But... More 

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Nieuwegein, Utrecht, Netherlands
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

It was overall a good experience. At start there was nobody around the reception, but I guess this is usual in Stockholm because the previous hostel I stayed had the same problem. But once inside I found an envelope with my name on it including the key of my room. Met some nice people here in the public area and... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We stayed here for four night with my sister in a 6 bed dorm. The location is fantastic and really close to everything. We could walk everywhere. Reception is open only till 6pm so plan your arrival in advance. The kitchen is located in a different floor y it has no good ventilation but it's very well equipped. You can't... More 

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9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

(+) The whole hostel was as clean as one's own home. The bed was very comfortable. The staff was not there but still helpful over the phone. Great location! (-) The passcode for the entrance and the doors upstairs were different than what I received with the confirmation e-mail, which caused a little bit of frustration in the beginning. The... More 

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Oakland, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

If you want to stay in a place close to architecturally interesting buildings, with ample retail and restaurant opportunities just steps from where you're staying, this is the spot. The staff and other patrons displayed nothing remarkable, either positive or negative. The only two drawbacks are: 1. the paper-thin walls (so you can hear the conversations of your neighbors), and... More 

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Sweden
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

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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NyC
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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