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Seven of us arrived from Iceland at the Birka Hostel around noon. The staff was good but our room was so dirty that you stopped breathing because of all the dirty particles swirling around you. Really disgusting! There was also hair on my partners pillow...More
The Birka Hostel is perfectly located and very close to Drottninggatan. The staff was friendly and helpful. But that is about it for the good part of this review. The rooms are very tired and in dire need of refurbishment. They are also quite dirty...More
I booked 3 nights in this hostel to visit Stockholm and it was really good. The location was ideal, easy to walk to the old town and around or close to the subway for further place.
It was also one of the cheapest place close...More
I had a good stay at Birka and I arrived there by metro from the ferry terminal. I bought a one time metro ticket from the Tallink ferry before arriving at Stockholm. Got off at Hotoget station Birka was within 3 mins walk from the...More
Room rather monastic, which I quite liked.
Clean, cosy, basic, safe.
Communal kitchen and dining room fresh and pleasant.
People staffing a delight to chat with, for me they were the best part of my stay!
Also a very good location next Hotorget tunelbana- underground...More
US$ 28 - US$ 106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest neighborhood. It’s home to the main shopping street, Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget Skyscrapers, a sight on every other Stockholm postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most traditional department stores Nordiska Kompaniet and
Åhléns City juxtaposed with Stockholm’s most modern shopping mall, Mood Stockholm. Visitors to this area get to experience the unique Swedish philosophy of protecting cultural heritage while also staying on top of fashion innovation and modern architecture.