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    Castanea Old Town Hostel

    1 Kindstugatan | Old Town, Stockholm 111 31, Sweden
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Overview
          • Excellent62%
          • Very good29%
          • Average7%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “common room” (16 reviews)
          “other guests” (13 reviews)
          “old town” (70 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Concierge
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Restaurant
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          Victory Hotel
          570 reviews
          #9 of 154 hotels in Stockholm
           
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          #28 of 154 hotels in Stockholm
           
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          1 - 5 of 162 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Lively but quiet hostel at 23.00 hrs. In the middle of the medieval part of Stockholm. Very friendly, helpful, easy does it people. The only single room is absolutely fantastic. Had a nice nice nice stay there, thank you.

          Thank margrie8
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          We stayed here in a 2 bed room for 5 nights. The location is perfect. There are many restaurants, shops and things to see very close around the Hostel. The staff is nice and the rooms are clean. It would be perfect if there were...More

          Thank Katha587
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Our stay here could not have been improved and if I was in Stockholm again, I wouldn't even bother looking for an alternative. The Old Town is such a good location and the hostel is convenient to all public transport. We arrived very late but...More

          Thank Anne W
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Gamla Stan is a charming neighborhood and this spot creates a great place for exploring it. It's steps from the main square where the Nobel Museum is located, too. I stayed in a twin private room. It was roomy with a big picture window overlooking...More

          Thank DD-Colorado
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          I stayed in this hostel for two nights and was very happy with it. Check out does end kind of early but you can still easily get into the building and they left out everything I needed for my stay. I liked that I got...More

          Thank Kelly D
          Response from Cecilia S, Ägare at Castanea Old Town HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for your amazing review! It means everything for us to know that you were so happy with your stay. Yes, it's really practical with door code instead of key. At Castanea several of the dorm rooms have door codes. Warmly welcome to stay...More

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          #28 of 154 hotels in Stockholm
           
          About
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          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Concierge
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          • Price range
          • US$ 32 - US$ 171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 16
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          • Location
          • Sweden >
          • Stockholm County >
          • Stockholm >
          • Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen / Södermalm
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          Traveller (93)
          Room & Suite (20)
          Dining (8)
          Hotel & Grounds (78)
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          Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
          Gamla Stan is Stockholm’s historic old town and home
          to the Swedish Royal Palace. It’s the most central
          island of Stockholm and accompanied by the small
          island of Riddarholmen, mainly known for its famous
          Riddarholm Church. Gamla Stan tends to be a bit
          touristy at times but is definitely worth visiting:
          take a stroll past the well-preserved buildings and
          through the small (and also Sweden’s narrowest)
          ...More
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Athi l
          Hi is there a women dorm in Castanea? I'm looking for a women hostel in Gamla Stan. Will appreciate every guidance. thanks.
          24 August 2015|
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          Response from Silvia M |
          Hi! As far as I know all the rooms are mixed. I don't actually know any women hostel in Gamla Stan, sorry. Greetings ! :)
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          Sergei B
          Hi! Could you recomment the best (price vs travel by public transportation) place for overnight parking while staying at Castanea?
          5 November 2014|
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          Response from Cecilia S | Property representative |
          Hi, You can either park close to Castanea (5-6 minutes walk) and pay around 200 SEK per 24 hours. That is in a garage at Slussen. Or you can park for 40 SEK per 24 hours at Telefonplan and take the Metro (takes about 15... More
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          "All rooms about the same really as they all have doors off the central corridors and lounge"
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          "City center"
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          "If the off-season, gamble on the 16-bed room. It was never more then 50% occupied."
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          "bring your own sheets if you don't want to pay extra"
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