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    The Falu Prison Hostel

    17 Villavaegen, Falun 791 37, Sweden
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    Overview
    • Excellent5%
    • Very good49%
    • Average36%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible0%
    15 Feb 2016
    “Excellent no-frills choice”
    11 Jul 2015
    “A different vacation”
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Clarion Collection Hotel Bergmastaren
    503 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Falun
     
    First Hotel Grand Falun
    347 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Falun
     
    STF Hotel Falun
    20 reviews
    #4 of 4 hotels in Falun
     
    Falu STF Vandrarhem
    14 reviews
    #2 of 9 Speciality lodging in Falun
     
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    1 - 5 of 5 reviews

    Reviewed 15 February 2016

    The hostel is conveniently located close to the city centre, but in a very quite area. The catholic church is located just behind the corner, the university is in walking distance and the same for most amenities. The staff are extremely friendly and they helped...More

    Thank LorenzoRM
    Reviewed 11 July 2015

    Stayed there in 2! weeks spring time while fixing my driving license. That was awesome for the guy used to much better standard. Loved that room with almost nothing besides the real metal door. The hostel is placed in former prison. With all this brings....More

    Thank ChePelev
    Reviewed 10 July 2015

    So when I found out that there was a "prison hostel" in Falun that certainly became my hostel of choice when travveling up north in Sweden. And if it wasn't for the fact that this is a converted prison it would have come across as...More

    Thank Fredrik N
    Reviewed 24 February 2014

    Got the tip from a friend to stay overnight at the prison. So I'm reviewing the from a 10-year-old's perspective, very exciting, especially the basement ... However, he was missing the ghosts for it would have been super cool. From my perspective, really nice staff....More

    Thank Strow70
    Reviewed 7 July 2013

    Falun prison hostel provides the basics of accommodation for a very reasonable price (for Sweden). The entire hostel used to be an actual prison and not that much has been done to change the living space. One can also say the prison feeling has purposely...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Price range
    • US$ 68 - US$ 139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 86
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    • Location
    • Sweden >
    • Dalarna County >
    • Falun
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    Traveller (14)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (16)
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    Room Tips
    "I had room 205, right next to the shared tv. This means that people could stay up watching telly till 11..."
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    "All the rooms are the same, it's a prison. Bars on the windows and so on ;)"
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