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Reviews of City Backpackers Hostel Stockholm Hostel

Upplandsgatan 2a, 11123, Stockholm, Sweden

Atmosphere 93%

Cleanliness 93%

Facilities 92%

Location 91%

Safety 93%

Staff 91%

Value 87%

What's Included

  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Not Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Breakfast 4.63EUR
  • Linen 5.78EUR
  • Towel 1.74EUR

Important Information

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 2 bed private rooms don't have window.

***PLEASE NOTE:
Maximum stay is 7 nights

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Stockholm?

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Atmosphere 93%

Cleanliness 93%

Facilities 92%

Location 91%

Safety 93%

Staff 91%

Value 87%

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89% Overall Rating
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89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
19 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Liked: The free pasta is an excellent idea, novel to us and we loved it

Disliked: There was nothing to dislike about the place,it was simply a little expensive for a low budget

Customer would recommend this property

80% Overall Rating
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80% Overall Rating


18 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Liked: no

Disliked: no

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
14 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break, Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Liked: Super hostel

Customer would recommend this property

91% Overall Rating
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  • Value - 80%
91% Overall Rating

Anonymous
05 Apr 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
31-40

Liked: Superb location

Customer would recommend this property


The property's response is

Thank you for your comment. Welcome back anytime! Happy travels, Charmaine CBP

91% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
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  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
91% Overall Rating

Anonymous
24 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
31-40

Liked: Friendly staff and great atmosphere

Disliked: There were no Forks in the kitchen at all! you had to use a spoon or knife !

Customer would recommend this property


The property's response is

Thank you for your feedback. Weird that there was no forks in the kitchen at the time when you wanted to have cutlery. We have fixed the problem. We hope you had a wonderful time here. Cheers Charmaine CBP

97% Overall Rating
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97% Overall Rating

Anonymous
27 Nov 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Liked: Everything was neat, fully working and functional.

Customer would recommend this property

77% Overall Rating
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77% Overall Rating

Anonymous
20 Nov 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Good location. Clean

Disliked: Not very social

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
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94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
16 Nov 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, City break, Shopping, Sightseeing & culture, Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: The staff was super nice. Always friendly and trying to help. The hostel was very well kept, offered free pasta and super clean.

Customer would recommend this property

74% Overall Rating
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  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 40%
  • Value - 60%
74% Overall Rating

Anonymous
10 Nov 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: It's very clean for a hostel, and there are couches and decent computers available to surf on. Definitely a plus.

Disliked: When we arrived for a late check-in, it turned out that one has to rent sheets (25SEK per person). Of course, this was indicated somewhere in the fine print, but I'm pretty sure a significant amount of people miss that, leading to a bit of an unpleasant aftertaste, feeling like we're exploited as a captive audience. I mean, who doesn't want sheets? I also was a bit disappointed that there was very little staff presence. It felt a bit as if I had landed in a traveller anarchy (which isn't bad on its own, but it's nice to have a general information point). It felt a bit more like a factory than a hospitality outfit (a very clean factory, though, which was nice).

Customer would recommend this property

83% Overall Rating
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  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 60%
83% Overall Rating

Anonymous
07 Nov 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Very social. The common room area with free computers and shared kitchen meant that everyone had places to socialise.

Disliked: I chose this hostel for the 'sauna trip'. But this was not on offer during my stay. Also, breakfast was very expensive and not filling.

Customer would recommend this property

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