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  • Value For Money 8.8
  • Security 9.4
  • Location 9.4
  • Staff 9.3
  • Atmosphere 9.0
  • Cleanliness 9.2
  • Facilities 9.1

Property Description

We're the №1 choice for travellers visiting Stockholm - voted the best hostel in Sweden 2014 by Hostelworld guests.

We've got free high-speed internet on our computers (Mac and PC) and free Wi-Fi in all guestrooms. There's free pasta (make your own sauce) a free evening sauna (the ultimate Scandinavian experience) a tandem bike you can borrow for two hours. We have bike rental up to 4 hours. We also have free ice skates and saucer sleighs to burrow in the winter time!

City Backpackers is the base camp for the Stockholm explorer. If you like meeting new people, you'll have the time of your life here.

The location is the best possible in the city centre - safe and quiet, although only a 500 metre walk from the central railway station and bus terminal. Most of the city's sights, including the Medieval area Gamla Stan (Old Town) can be found within walking distance, and the main shopping street, Drottninggatan, is just around the corner.

You can stay in a single or twin room, or a dorm with three, four, five, six, eight, eleven or 12 beds. Female dorms are provided. We also have three apartments/studios for up to eight people with private bathroom, shower and kitchen.

City Backpackers is designed to be a great meeting place, where you are guaranteed to meet travellers from all over the world. We have several common areas where you can hang out with fellow travellers: a large, fully-equipped guest kitchen and a cosy breakfast café, where we also teach how to make traditional Swedish Meatballs once a week.

Our staff takes turns showing Stockholm to our guests. All year we arrange tours and adventures, such as guided bike rides in the summer and our awesome Viking Sauna Tour in winter.

When you want to relax there's a hot sauna and lounge areas with satellite TV, daily newspapers and a book exchange available. There's also a nice courtyard with comfy sofas at your disposal. Smoking is allowed in the yard, but nowhere else.

City Backpackers has an environmentally friendly approach. To avoid unnecessary laundry we encourage our guests to bring their own bed-linen, but if you would like to rent from us, it is possible. We also practice waste recycling, use electricity from renewable sources, use energy efficient whiteware and light bulbs, and have an overall environmental policy. As passionate travellers we love our planet and want to save it!

City Backpackers is open 365 days a year and has no curfew. No hostel membership is needed.

We can't wait to see you, welcome to Stockholm!

*** Please note that we DO NOT accept reservations from guests with Stockholm address, even if booked through other websites. ***
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  • Value For Money 8.8
  • Security 9.4
  • Location 9.4
  • Staff 9.3
  • Atmosphere 9.0
  • Cleanliness 9.2
  • Facilities 9.1
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City Backpackers Hostel Located at Upplandsgatan 2a, 11123, Stockholm.
City Backpackers Hostel
Sweden
Stockholm Stockholm Upplandsgatan 2a, 11123
92% 5780
59.3358630 18.0552420
City Backpackers Hostel
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Fri 29 Apr 2016 - Mon 2 May 2016 Change

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Latest Review

" Very helpful, essy to get to, very nice. Never got a chance to use the Sauna sadly "

- Anonymous
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Facilities

  • Free

    Free City Maps Free WiFi Free Internet Access

  • General

    Security Lockers Common Room Bicycle Parking Breakfast Not Included Air Conditioning Book Exchange Hot Showers Linen Not Included Self-Catering Facilities Cable TV Outdoor Terrace Reading Light Hair Dryers For Hire Hair Dryers Washing Machine

  • Services

    Internet Access Laundry Facilities Towels for hire Luggage Storage Fax Service Tours/Travel Desk ATM 24 Hour Security Housekeeping

  • Food & Drink

    Cafe Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

  • Entertainment

    DVD's

Policies

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted No Curfew

Things to Note

City Backpackers is open 24 hours with no curfew. Reception opening hours: 08.00 - 24.00 (8am - midnight). If you're planning on arriving after 22.00 (10pm) please contact reception in advance, to arrange late arrival. You will need a door code to gain entry. Note: Sheets, pillow cases and duvet covers are a must-have and in case you do not bring your own, you will have to rent them for 25 SEK. If you bring a sleeping bag, you will receive a sheet and pillow case for free or - of course - you may bring your own. For your security there are lockers both inside and outside the rooms (bring a padlock or buy one for 30 SEK in the reception). Before you check in or after you have checked out you can keep your luggage in our luggage room. Smoking is allowed in the yard, but nowhere else. Please note that should you need to, you should cancel a booking the day before arrival (minimum 24 hours in advance). If you don't, the first night will be charged.
Please note some of our private room don't have window.



***PLEASE NOTE:
Maximum stay is 7 days

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Awards

  • 2016 1st, Country Winners Sweden
  • 2016 1st, Most Popular Hostels Stockholm
  • 2015 1st, Country Winners Sweden
  • 2015 1st, Most Popular Hostels Stockholm
  • 2014 1st, Country Winners Sweden
  • 2013 5th, Worldwide Large Hostel
  • 2013 1st, Country Winners Sweden
  • 2012 6th, Worldwide Large Hostel
  • 2012 1st, Country Winners Sweden
  • 2012 1st, Most Popular Hostels Stockholm
  • 2011 1st, Country Winners Sweden

Nominations
  • 2015 Worldwide Medium Hostel
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