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    Castanea Old Town Hostel

    1 Kindstugatan | Old Town, Stockholm 111 31, Sweden
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    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good28%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “common room” (16 reviews)
    “old town” (72 reviews)
    “other guests” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    1 - 5 of 167 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This was my first visit and I was very happy with my choice. The location in old town is excellent. My room was clean and comfortable. i arrived late and left early so I only communicated with the staff online and they left a key...More

    Thank Ann-Christin G
    Response from Cecilia S, Receptionschef at Castanea Old Town HostelResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for taking your time to write a review! Happy to hear your stay was enjoyable even if we did not have the chance to meet you! Now during the low season it does happen that you get the domritories by yourself... Hope you...More

    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    This hostel i located in the heart of the old town. All you need is right there. Rooms are simple and many of them have bunkbeds, but its clean. Toilets and showers are shared but there are plenty of them, so you hardly ever have...More

    Thank Ida_Was_Here
    Response from Cecilia S, Ägare at Castanea Old Town HostelResponded 14 August 2017

    What a reward for us to read your review! Thank you very much! Hope you will be back soon!

    Reviewed 1 August 2017

    Compared to the other hostels in this area, Castanea actually has some nice areas to hang around and eat your dinner. You can easily see that this hostel is well-run and the guests do their part to keep it that way. The kitchen is clean...More

    Thank Uldall
    Response from Cecilia S, Ägare at Castanea Old Town HostelResponded 14 August 2017

    Thank you for you great review and for your choice to stay at Castanea! We are so very happy that you and your little baby had a good time here:-) Warmly welcome back!

    Reviewed 8 July 2017

    Ideal location in the middle of Gamla Stan, within walking distance of most of the main sights. Friendly and very helpful staff, lots of thoughtful touches and spotlessly clean. Would happily recommend it to anyone planning to visit Stockholm.

    Thank sue123452017
    Response from Cecilia S, Receptionschef at Castanea Old Town HostelResponded 18 July 2017

    Warm thank you for your recommendation and kind review! Welcome back to Castanea!

    Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

    cozy hostel near historic sites and some of the great museums in stockholm. hostel staff are great, sometimes even giving free coffee ;) amenities are adequate, with proper heating and kitchen. definitely worth staying here 💯💯💯

    Thank Julian Lorenzo M
    Response from Cecilia S, Receptionschef at Castanea Old Town HostelResponded 18 July 2017

    Thank you for taking your time to write a review! Always great to hear that you were pleased with the place and the people :)

    First Hotel Reisen
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    0.2 km
     
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    Scandic Gamla Stan
    688 reviews
    #49 of 154 hotels in Stockholm
    0.2 km
     
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    About
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$ 27 - US$ 94 (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)
    Bathroom (3)
    Nearby
    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 & Answers
    Athi l
    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
    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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