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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 2 weeks prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

Cancellation must be made 10 days before arrival, otherwise full charge to credit card.
Minimum stay of 2 days during weekends.

Additional Terms and Conditions

Cancellation must be made 10 days in advance of arrival.
Recommended to call us a few days in advance for check in information, and to to tell us about any special requirements the group may have

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Additional Info:

It must be a named adult (+20 years old) identified leader of the group taking the full responsibility.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Dockside Hostel Old Town

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Brilliant Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

We're at the most central place in Stockholm!

Dockside Hostel Old Town is located in Old Town at the waterfront. You can't find a better location in the centre of Stockholm. It's only a short walk to all places of interest. The subway in Gamla Stan is just 300-400 meters away. From there you can reach Central Station and all airport coaches in just a few minutes.

The small squares and alleys of Old Town offers you a wide range of cafés, pubs and restaurants. There you can enjoy breakfast , lunch or dinner to decent prices. In addition it's only a stone's throw to the heights of the bohemian section of the city called Södermalm. And two stones' throw to the hectic nightlife at Stureplan.

We have a capacity of 45 beds and offer accommodation suitable for all age groups in a relaxed and international atmosphere. There are showers and toilets in the corridor. We also have a nice guest kitchen where you can make your own breakfast or light meals. There's free Wi-Fi plus free Internet access in the lobby.

We have twin-, triple- and six-bedded private rooms plus dormitories. All beds are supplied with a duvet and a pillow. Bedlinen and towels are available at the reception for hire or alternatively you can bring your own. Please note that either way bedlinen must be used. Due to hygienic reasons, the use of sleeping bags are not allowed.

Dockside Hostel Old Town is open all year. We look forward to meet you. Welcome! View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 7.2

  • Security 8.4

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 7.1

  • Atmosphere 5.9

  • Cleanliness 7.4

  • Facilities 6.6

Latest Reviews

  • 9.7


    12 May 2019
    Perfect location, and room was as expected. Perhaps a little pricey for the basicness of the room, but not compared to Stockholm prices overall so not really an issue!
    Scotland, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4


    06 Apr 2019
    Great value hostel located right in the middle of Old Town! The showers are incredible
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 8.9


    10 May 2019
    Me and my friend (both 22 yo) went on a girls weekend here. Very clean and quiet room with older room mates and a good price. The location is right in the old town and was fantastic! This hostel is good if you're just looking for a bed, a place to rest your stuff and bathroom amenities. It's not a party hostel buzzing with young people but it turned out to be good as it was a good place to rest after we had been out and about.
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 8.6


    24 Nov 2018
    The location can't be beat, and staff were helpful. However, it would be nice if the toilets were on the same floor as the rooms.
    Austria, Male, 25-30
  • 8.0


    08 Feb 2019
    Great little hostel for someone looking for a quiet stay who keeps to themselves, the location was great, the old town is right outside with lots of good bars and cafes and you are a short walk along the water from most of the major museums. It made for a good hq for my quick break in Stockholm
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    03 Feb 2019
    Awesome location and great price for a private bed. Lots of doors opening and closing to get to the around the hostel, a bit cumbersome. Limited staff hours and quite a few passive rules posted about the building, but other than that, great place to put your stuff and sleep. Very quiet and private, with a small common room.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    20 Apr 2019
    Great location and clean, but not a great atmosphere if you are trying to meet people and hang out with others at the hostel.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    30 Nov 2018
    Good hostel if you want somewhere reasonably priced for a very central location. We had a twin private so a good place to sleep and leave bags whilst you're off sightseeing. This is not a hostel to stay in to meet people - more like a very budget hotel. The reception is only open a few hours a day so you have to time your check in well. Weirdly the showers and toilets are on separate floors. Overall the place was clean and very warm (early December visit), even if a bit tired around the edges.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 6.0


    14 May 2019
    The hostel was in the Gamla Stan but it was quite far from the central station. The reception hours were very limited (3-6 pm) and the toilets and showers were on separate floors. Internet does not work in rooms and to get online, you have to go to the reception. Walls are rather thin and rooms are very small. Still, not too bad of a place to rest your head for one night if you’re on a budget.
    USA, Mixed Group, 18-24
  • 6.0


    01 Nov 2018
    the hostel was fine in case you want just to sleep. they were very few bathrooms and to go the showers area you need to cross the reception. the double rooms were super small. and the crew was not really friendly.
    Spain, Female, 25-30
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  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Common Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Linen Not Included
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Towels for hire