Archipelago Hostel Old Town

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Individually decorated, individually furnished, blackout curtains
Individually decorated, individually furnished, blackout curtains
Individually decorated, individually furnished, blackout curtains
Individually decorated, individually furnished, blackout curtains

Overview of Archipelago Hostel Old Town

Archipelago Hostel Old Town

2.0 star property

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
Stora Nygatan 38, Stockholm, 11127

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationStockholm Palace5 min walk
  • Popular LocationStockholm City Hall14 min walk
  • Popular LocationThe Swedish Museum of Photography18 min walk
  • AirportStockholm (ARN-Arlanda)34 min drive

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About this area


Archipelago Hostel Old Town is located in Central Stockholm, a neighbourhood in Stockholm, and is near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Skansen, while Royal Swedish Opera and Nobel Museum are cultural highlights. Enjoy an event or a match at Ericsson Globe, and consider making time for Gröna Lund—a top attraction that's not to be missed. Guests appreciate the hostel's convenience for public transportation: Gamla stan T-Bana is just steps away and Slussen T-Bana is 8 minutes on foot.

What's nearby

  • Stockholm Stock Exchange Building - 3 min walk
  • Nobel Museum - 3 min walk
  • Stockholm Palace - 5 min walk
  • Stockholm City Hall - 14 min walk
  • The Swedish Museum of Photography - 18 min walk

Getting around

  • Gamla stan T-Bana - 2 min walk
  • Stockholm City Station - 14 min walk
  • Arlanda Airport (ARN) - 34 min drive


  • Nystekt Strömming - 2 min walk
  • Aifur - 2 min walk
  • Paganini - 2 min walk
  • Stortorgskällaren - 2 min walk
  • Chokladkoppen & Kaffekoppen - 2 min walk

About this property

Archipelago Hostel Old Town

Adults-only Stockholm hostel in Central Stockholm, walk to Stockholm Palace
This smoke-free hostel features express check-out and free WiFi in public areas. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and showers.
Archipelago Hostel Old Town offers 16 accommodations with blackout curtains. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. This Stockholm hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered once per stay and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Swedish


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains


  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower


  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

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Check-in from 2 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21


Check-out before 11 AM
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Guests will receive key retrieval information
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Upon arrival guests must use the intercom, and will be greeted at the front door by reception staff.

Access methods

Staffed front desk, key retrieval


Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted; guests whose residence is within 50 mi (80 km) of the property will not be allowed to check in
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Please note that the minimum age to stay at this property is 21 years.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Archipelago Hostel Old Town Stockholm
Archipelago Hostel Old Town
Archipelago Old Town Stockholm
Archipelago Old Town
Archipelago Hostel Old Town Hotel Stockholm
Archipelago Hostel Old Town Stockholm
Archipelago Hostel Old Town Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 40 out of 183 reviews
5 - Excellent 22%
Rating 4 - Good. 80 out of 183 reviews
4 - Good 44%
Rating 3 - Okay. 42 out of 183 reviews
3 - Okay 23%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 183 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 183 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



1/5 Terrible

Travelled with group
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The room was located INSIDE the shared bathroom. I mean, you must cross the bathroom to get it. Terrible.
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2021

3/5 Okay

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

3/5 Okay

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
The bed sheets with additional cost were unpleasant surprise
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

3/5 Okay

Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2019