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STF af Chapman & Skeppsholmen Hostel

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“main building”(20 reviews)
“bunk beds”(16 reviews)
“sailing ship”(7 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The ship is a perfect beauty located in a rural area in the heart of Stockholm which allows for the rare combination of peace and quiet as well as walking distance for all major city center activities (museums , restaurants and shops). I adored my...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A disappointing stay here right from the beginning when I discovered I was not staying on a boat but in a separate building - I chose and booked this place for the novelty of the advertised boat stay. On my first night the 17-bed mixed...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The charming old windjammer Af Chapman is anchored in the harbor on Skeppsholmen island in the center of Stockholm. We stayed in the “Kapden’s Kabin” (the Captains cabin in the aft top deck) it was lovely. The staff ashore at reception were terrific and very...More

Thank Alithevo
Reviewed August 4, 2018

We slept on the ship, wich was impressive The location is perfect, with walking distance to a lot of attractions. Across the harbour you see rhe Royal palace and Gamla stan. But there was two issues that dampened our stay. We could smell sewerage in...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2018

Very good accomodation for a city visit to Stockholm, clean room, friendly staff, reasonable price - excellent. Was travelling around Sweden with family and we have booked a 4 bed room for 2 nights. We could park even our car directly in front of the...More

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Description
Located on Skeppsholmen island in Stockholm, this STF hostel is split between a late 1800s ship called Af Chapman and former navy barracks called Hantverkshuset. Moderna Museum and East Asia Museum ...More within walking distance. Guest can choose from guest rooms or ship cabins. The guest rooms located in the main building feature large windows, high ceiling and views of the water or park. Some of the ship cabins have a small sitting area and a small window with a city view. Both options include access to shared bathroom facilities. Guests can enjoy a traditional Swedish breakfast buffet. The on-site cafe serves light meals. The Ostasiatiska Museet Bus Stop is 150 m from the hostel. Kungstradgarden Metro Station is 10 minutes’ walk from STF af Chapman & Skeppsholmen. Bar & Bistro Chapman is now open for the season! Enjoy a nice meal and a cold beverage on deck. Open thu-sat 3pm-9pm until midsummer, after midsummer open all days. Welcome to visit STF af Chapman & Skeppsholmen! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
77
Price range
$29 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hostel Af Chapman Hotel Stockholm
Location
Sweden > Stockholm County > Stockholm
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
77
Price range
$29 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hostel Af Chapman Hotel Stockholm
Location
Sweden > Stockholm County > Stockholm
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Traveler (359)
Room & Suite (79)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (7)
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Alex B
February 9, 2018|
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Response from JostCynthia | Reviewed this property |
There is a high speed train between the airport and central station. kids under 13?? are free so just buy an adult ticket. also cheaper to buy a round trip an your not locked in to a certain train. When you get off you can... More
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Juliamay
February 6, 2018|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
Agree with posts below. And it was terrific. Breakfast ashore.
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Travelling_Bilbury
November 11, 2017|
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Response from Rinaldo P | Reviewed this property |
Normally every Hostel within Europe have a way to help you with your luggage. Some places charge but others don’t charge anything.
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"You can visit the bar/restaurant on the boat without actually staying here."
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"Rooms in the building are cheaper and have more amenities. Have the same noise issue."
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"Stay on the ship! That's how you get the full experience."
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"Geting a lock and key would be useful"
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