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Boulder, CO
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

I stayed here one night while exploring family genealogy. Kris and Els went way beyond expectations and were very helpful in obtaining information about the nearby sites I wanted to visit. The location and rooms were great. Everything was very clean. The food was great as well. Highly recommend. I would love to stay here again.

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Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Hosts are so lovely, breakfast is amazing, beds are comfy, lovely house, rustic feel. Brilliant. Wireless internet works fine. It's near a town called kil which is great for a photo of the sign. You should go.

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Thank OS H
Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 5 July 2015

When we saw this B&B we immediately booked and we were not disappointed. The house is finished to a nice standard and has been decorated beautifully. Bathroom and bedrooms are clean and the guests benefit from some lovely garden for picnics. Wifi is free and strong. Thanks to the lovely hosts. Would come again and stay longer.

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the netherlands
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Clean and a lot of atmosphere. We feel direclty at home, very friendly host and good breakfast. Fast internet and you have the freedom with a TV room and in the evening we watched a good movie. Next morning we got nice tips how to travel further.

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Vechta, Niedersachsen, Germany
1 review
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Reviewed 6 September 2014

Looking for a beautiful, remote and quiet place, I was not disappointed when I arrived at the "Old school". Although my train had been delayed and arrived at Kil station at 09:30 pm, my host Joshua was so friendly to pick me up and drive me to his wonderful B&B. A refreshing night of peaceful sleep later a very tasty... More 

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Oslo, Norway
1 review
Reviewed 18 July 2014

We had a very nice stay at this place!! We could not be happier with the service and everything else! Joshua and Monica are warm and helpful. The bath rooms are nice and clean. A very rich and good breakfast.

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Thank Arvid63
Bornem, Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 12 September 2013

We intended to stay here for two nights, but finally stayed a night longer because the atmosphere was so nice. Joshua and Monika (and their two daughters) are very warm and helpful. The way they renovated this old school building is very nice, and the rooms are homy decorated. The matresses of the beds are great :) The environment is... More 

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Thank Laurence H
Cancun
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 September 2013

Friends adviced us to go to Gamla Skolan, so after a tiring trip with a canoo we decided to go to the promised 'relax-heaven'. They didn't lie! Joshua picked us up at the bus stop so we didn't have to walk up to the house. It felt a bit as coming home: a nice, warm and cosy place where we... More 

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Thank sofieleemans
Mölndal
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2013

Me and my husband & 1,5 year old boy stayed for one night in this B&B on our way, by car, to northen Sweden. We couldn´t be happier with the service and the room. Because it´s only 3 rooms its qiuet at night and no que to the bathrooms. Thank you!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2013

This was our second stay with Joshua and Monika in about 3 years, and since we are travelling from New Zealand and could go to lots of other places in the world and in Sweden, I hope that indicates how much we love this place and this family. Joshua and Monika are easy-going, fun,and genuinely helpful in every way possible.... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bed & Breakfast "Gamla Skolan" is located about 30km from Karlstad in Varmland (Sweden) and lies 1.5 Km from road 61 that leads to Karlstad and Arvika. The B&B is situated in the rural countryside where every season has it's own charm. We offer the perfect solution for those who are just passing through the area or for those who wish to spend a nice holiday in Varmland. We have a living room with a woodstove for the cosy atmosphere, tv, books and some games. There is a nice terrace where you can enjoy a good book or you can even take your laptop with you as we offer free Wifi in all rooms. "Gamla Skolan" means "Old School" The building functioned as a school for kids in the country side up to the 60's. We have 3 double rooms and one vacation house across the courtyard that has room for 6 persons. This house can be rented per week, for more information and prices please click here. The B&B is situated in a rural environment and is therefore perfect for anyone just wants to relax. You can of course also choose to do something active. Hiking, canoeing on one of the lakes, a visit to Karlstad or one of the many museums. These are just some of the many activities you can do here in the region. There is certainly something for everyone. If you need more info, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are Els and Kris and along with our two cats, Ren & Stimpy, we bid you welcome here! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bed&Breakfast Gamla Skolan

Address: 1 Saeldebraaten Gamla Skolan, Kil 665 93, Sweden
Region: Sweden > Varmland County > Kil
Price Range: $43 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bed&Breakfast Gamla Skolan 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“As well as the B&B rooms, there is self-catering accommodation which can sleep up to 8, I believe.”
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