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The Red Boat Mälaren Reviews

Södermälarstrand kj 6, Stockholm, Sweden

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748 Total Reviews
  • 77%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 89%Location
  • 91%Staff
  • 83%Atmosphere
  • 81%Cleanliness
  • 69%Facilities

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Cool hostel boat. Staff friendly. Stayed in a two bed private dorm. Space is at a premium but you have to expect that from a boat! Location is fantastic with great views of the city and close to many attractions and good transport links. Quiet so you'll get a good nights sleep but not a party hostel. Small bar area at reception but probably not the best hostel if your looking to socialize/ meet people. Would recommend.


The rooms were too hot, smelly with poor ventilation. I couldn't sleep well. The bar was nicely fitted out.

  • 18th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


Everything was very compartmentalized so there was little interaction with other guests. The rooms were tiny, and the toop bunks were very close to the ceiling.

  • 3rd Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


A nice place. But be careful there are very large spiders around the window. (May hidden somewhere and come out suddenly, give you a warm welcome)


Great hostel and a good value for your money. However, the hostel rooms are quite small so not a good choice if you value space. Otherwise, a great stay in Stockholm

  • 5th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • spencerf1294
  • USA
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)

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