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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible31%
2 Aug 2017
“Renovation needed”
11 Jul 2017
“Visby prison”
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Location and contact
Skeppsbron 1, Visby, Gotland 621 57, Sweden
4.9 km to Visby Airport
34 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I find that I couldn't find much to like about my visit to Visby Fängelse Vandrarhem except for an ok, though hard, bed. The beeping whatever-it-was that beeped about every 10 minutes outside the sleeping quarters irritated me to no end. (It wasn't something that...More

Thank Anna A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Cheap and clean place to sleep. Quite noisy with visitors partying in the garden but could bear it. Location is great at the harbour and edge of the centre. Ferry boat next to the hostel and a bus to the AirPort on 5 mins.

Thank Angelique0508
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We came during the low season, during a week-end. Unfortunately the reception was closed during the week-end, and therefore we only had contact by e-mail. The crew was really quick to answer by e-mail before our stay and everything was organized well. However, the price...More

Thank swisstraveler_191
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Amazing to think that this was still used as a prison twenty years ago! This is not a hotel, but a hostel for people on a budget. Very friendly and helpful "warder"-warden. Back yard may be used by boisterous people, do not expect quiet. Small...More

2  Thank Frank S
Reviewed 5 July 2016

The negative aspects of my stay here was that it was super noisy in many ways. Early in the morning the doors started banging really loudly as people woke up and started moving. The hostel really need to do some work on the doors to...More

Thank jenniecarita
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About
Price range
US$ 34 - US$ 44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Visby Fangelse Gotland
Location
Sweden > Gotland > Visby
Price range
US$ 34 - US$ 44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Visby Fangelse Gotland
Location
Sweden > Gotland > Visby
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Traveller (20)
Room & Suite (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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