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Archipelago Hostel Old Town

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“old town”(24 reviews)
“gamla stan”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbooked a twin roomold towngamla stangreat locationbed dormcommon roomno liftby footfirst floorfridgegenderconslinensmetro
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hostel is in a nice location. Situated right in old town/gamla stan and very close to the Gamla Stan station too. Facilities were well maintained and kept clean. Natalia, the concierge is pleasant and very helpful and friendly. Other than her, there is not...More

Thank Chaitanya S
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Stayed twice and on both occasions had responses from the booking system that our credit card was invalid despite the fact it worked fine everywhere else in Sweden. First stay went ahead in the end. Nice place. Second stay we got a message saying our...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 13 November 2017

The hostel is situated in the Old town, so we did not have to spend a single crown in public transport, as we were walking to everywhere. If you will arrive after 15:30h let the hostel know and they will leave you the keys ready,...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed 7 November 2017

There were a few cons with this hostel, listed below, but this hostel is very quaint and cute in the heart of Gamla Stan. You can literally walk across the street to a few restaurants or bars. I found it was very clean and cozy,...More

Thank lillydarlingg
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I was unstable with the reason that I had a shared shower and toilet when making a reservation, but everything is very nice, rooms and public areas are clean, remember to bring your soap and shower gel. Bed linen and towels are extra fee. Location...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$ 56 - US$ 123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$ 56 - US$ 123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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)
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29 January 2018|
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Response from lillydarlingg | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly, they have a minimum age of 21. They were pretty strict on that.
Ka Lun H
7 October 2017|
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Response from Manager-Stockholm | Property representative |
Yes you may stay as minimum age for staying is 21 years.
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"choose room without bunk"
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"Choose a room not in the reception hall."
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"Avoid 2 rooms that their doors open to shared bathroom"
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"Avoid rooms 110 and 111, they face the toilets!"
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