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CarlstadCity Hostel

Jarnvagsgatan 8, Karlstad 652 25, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014
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  • Location
    4 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 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

A very short walk from the train station, only about two blocks on the right, then up four floors of stairs OR into the TINY elevator !! Very basic room and tiny bathroom according to North American standards...but....we are in Sweden, more than adequate. Internet was a bit slow to hook up to. Breakfast was fantastic !! What a great... More 

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Stayed here for one night with 12 school kids en route to a DofE expedition. Clean, warm and tidy. Ideal for a one or two night stop over. Staff were very helpful especially as some of us had forgot bedding and did a cheap deal for us

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

At reception was a young man, Mokhtar, who received us ( we were a large group in many rooms ) and explained everything kindly and with patience. he gave us the code to the door so we could come up later in the evening. Don't forget to ring and get the code if you will be late because the reception... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

It is in the city centre, so it was quite easy to find. The receptionist was very helpful and the rooms are clean and comfy. However, the shared kitchen is very dirty, with dishes unwashed and bottles of spices and sauces left all over the place. The microwaves and fridges have also obviously not been cleaned in a long while.

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