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Located in the centre of Stockholm’s Old Town, this hostel is 3 minutes’ walk from the Gamla Stan Metro Station. It features a communal, fully equipped kitchen, along with bright, fresh rooms.

Each simple room at the environmentally-friendly Castanea Old Town Hostel has wooden floors and access to shared bathroom facilities.

Free WiFi is available in public areas of Castanea Hostel. Ironing facilities, hairdryers and books can also be borrowed.

The Royal Palace is just 200 yards away, while Stockholm Central Station is 0.9 miles from the hostel. Guests can choose from a variety of dining and shopping options just outside of the 18th-century building.

This is our guests' favourite part of Stockholm, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Castanea Old Town Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 25 Sept 2012.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Stockholm, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8


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Property surroundings *
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Located in the historic old town

Enjoy Stockholm’s 13th-century city center, which features a colorful blend of elaborately decorated houses, narrow medieval alleys, and imposing Baroque palaces.

What's nearby
  • Stortorget Square
    0.1 miles
  • Nobel Museum
    0.1 miles
  • Stockholm Cathedral
    0.1 miles
  • Swedish Institute
    0.1 miles
  • The Royal Palace
    0.2 miles
  • Museum of Medieval Stockholm
    0.3 miles
  • House of Nobility
    0.3 miles
  • The Swedish Parliament House
    0.3 miles
  • Riddarholmen Church
    0.3 miles
  • National Museum of Fine Arts
    0.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/bar Under Kastanjen Café
    0 miles
Top attractions
  • Royal Swedish Opera
    0.4 miles
  • Monteliusvägen
    0.5 miles
  • Sergels Torg Square
    0.6 miles
  • Fotografiska - Museum of Photography
    0.7 miles
  • Stockholm City Hall
    0.7 miles
  • Army Museum
    0.8 miles
  • Gröna Lund Amusement Park
    0.8 miles
  • ABBA The Museum
    0.8 miles
  • Skansen Open-Air Museum
    1.1 miles
  • Långholmen
    1.6 miles
Closest airports
  • Bromma Stockholm Airport
    5 miles
  • Stockholm Arlanda Airport
    23 miles
  • Stockholm Västerås Airport
    54.4 miles
How to get to Castanea Old Town Hostel from Stockholm Arlanda Airport
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Facilities of Castanea Old Town Hostel Great facilities! Review score, 8.8
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Transport
  • Public transport tickets Additional charge
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Swedish
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House rules Castanea Old Town Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

15:00 - 18:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 3 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking for more than 9 persons, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Castanea Old Town Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Bed linen and towels are not included. You can rent them on site for SEK 65 per stay or bring your own. Sleeping bags are not permitted.

After booking, the hostel will charge guests 10% of the full amount for the stay. Guests will also receive check-in instructions from Castanea Old Town Hostel via email.

If you expect to arrive outside reception opening hours, please inform Castanea Old Town Hostel in advance to receive the door code.

Please note that guests booking from Stockholm postal codes 100-199 are not permitted at this property.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Please inform Castanea Old Town Hostel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Castanea Old Town Hostel

  • Castanea Old Town Hostel is 0.6 miles from the centre of Stockholm.

  • The prices at Castanea Old Town Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Castanea Old Town Hostel by:

    • Bus 1h 20min

  • Castanea Old Town Hostel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Check-in at Castanea Old Town Hostel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.