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City Backpackers Hostel

Upplandsgatan 2a, 11123, Stockholm, Sweden, Distance from city centre: 1km

Rating: 87% from 15 reviews

  • 88%Atmosphere
  • 85%Staff
  • 92%Security
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 96%Location
  • 84%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities

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  • 60%
  • 20 Jun 2017 FRANCISCO USA
  • I stayed at City Backpackers Hostel for 5 nights and made nice friends there. The location was extremely centered and the PCs we can use in the common room helped me a lot to make trip plans. Overall, outstanding hostel!
  • 94%
  • 05 Mar 2017 Anonymous
  • Sadly we spent only one night in this hostel, it's probably the best I've been in.
  • 94%
  • 25 Jan 2017 Mazvydas Lithuania
  • It is my mistake, but I didn't realise I was paying for the two beds.@$A170 is too expensive , hotels cost that ( often breakfast included)
    Owner Comment

    Hi there, sorry to hear that you made a mistake of booking a 2-bed private ensuite room. Unfortunately there was not much we could do if you chose this room type when booking. Hope you had a nice stay at least. Kindly Charmaine CBP

  • 60%
  • 29 Dec 2016 michael Australia
  • Great hostel located just a 5 min walk from the main train station. Very clean and a good atmosphere for meeting people.
  • 97%
  • 19 Dec 2016 Douglas USA
  • Enjoyed our stay ! Very nice hostel. Friendly staff. Definitely will recommend.
  • 91%
  • 26 Sep 2016 Anonymous USA
  • good location friendly staff cleaned bathroom but there are smell not good in the basement.
  • 91%
  • 24 Sep 2016 Anonymous South Korea
  • Very friendly..........
    Owner Comment

    Thanks for the kind words. Welcome back anytime! Cheers Charmaine CBP

  • 80%
  • 15 Sep 2016 Anonymous
  • Great Location. Only 10 minutes from the Central Station walk.
    Owner Comment

    Thanks so much for the top ratings! Hope you had a wondeful time with us. We hope you will visit us again soon! Happy travels, Charmaine CBP

  • 100%
  • 05 Sep 2016 Alexander Canada
  • Has changed a lot since last I stayed here in '08, and not for the better! The security is way over the top with multiple codes for multiple doors that change every 24hrs. The staff was friendly, but very understaffed!! Our reservation was messed up when we arrived and ended up being placed in an 8 bed dorm instead of the 6 we booked.
    Owner Comment

    Thanks for your honest feedback. We are sorry for the misplacering of room types.This usually does not happen. As I recall we compensated you by giving you a refund so hopefully this helped to make up for the mistake.The security is for guests safety, which we received good feedback from previous guests so this is why we have continued to use this method for many years. I can understand this must be a new for you, but it's to keep unwanted guests out of the hostel and protect your belongings. Hope you can understand it's for your benefit. Kindly Charmaine CBP

  • 80%
  • 30 Aug 2016 Anonymous USA
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