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Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice Experience... Loved the Cozy Bunk Beds made inside a Medieval Ship... Affordable on Pocket as well... Walkable distance from Stockholm Central Station... Breakfast not included though... Still... A must experience while you are in Stockholm...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great experience during snow weather.A great view from the boat to discover the magic of Stockholm and its history. Central from the Station and nice stay onboard in a small cabin. You can also make the choice of the building where you can fin all amenities too.I highly recommand Chapman Hostel.

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Vimercate, Italy
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The place is pretty big and well kept. Rooms are spacious and clean, there are many toilets and showers and I always found them clean. You get clean sheets and a towel, which is very good. There's no kitchen. The location is great as it is in Skeppsholmen (20 min walk from Central Station and 10 from Gamla Stan) and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The stay in Hostel af Chapman was quirky and fun. The hostel is a ship and we stayed in a 2 person room (the beds were bunk beds). The room wasn't particularly big but it was more than enough - just like a ship cabin. There was a small window and a sink. The bathrooms/toilets were shared and were well...

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

Booked to vista's the Af chapman a while ago, the place is very easy to find from central station in Stockholm I got the 65 bus which drops you right outside the hostel/ship there is a luggage storage area if needed as I could not check in till around 3 which was very helpful the staff are very friendly and...

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here as a group for a weekend for a friends birthday. The boat was easy to get to from Arlanda airport. It was within walking distance to old town, shops and restaurants. It was -8 degrees when we visited Stockholm and the boat was warm & comfortable. Also in the main building there was a great vibe and...

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Reviewed 24 November 2016

Unfortunately i found the service of this hostel is very negative, especially their people. I can't believe this is how they treat their future customers. We even haven't stayed any night and just had some questions that we hope we could get some response. They were very passive to answer our emails and reluctant to offer help. What annoyed us...

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Dear Tizzy, It makes me so sad to read about your stay. We are very proud of our product and service is off course the most important thing that we can offer. I would be grateful if you would contact me at sofie.jorsell@stfturist.se as I would like to know more and take action so that this will not happen again....

Finland
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Although Af Chapman is a hostel they have two cabins that serves as double hotel rooms with en suite bathrooms. My friend and I stayed in one of them, the Navigation Cabin in the former chart room on the upper deck of the ship. The view was magnificent and the location fantastic. I highly recommend it to anyone fit enough...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We had prepaid for 2 nights, but our Seattle-Stockholm flight returned to Seattle after 2 hours due to technical reasons. We could leave Seattle only the after 2 days and had to skip Stockholm altogether. We gave this information (and documentation) to the hostel immediately after our flight came back to Seattle and requested a refund, but they refused. They...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This was an amazing find. It is a preserved 19th Century sailing ship which has been turned into a youth hostel. The ship was renovated in 2008, so is still nice. It is fantastically clean too. It makes a visit to Stockholm atmospheric and is 10 minutes walk to the Palace and Gamala Stan area. We had a 4-berth cabinon...

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We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that we will see you here soon again. Best regards The staff trough Sofie, Site manager STF af Chapman & Skeppsholmen

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Additional Information about Hostel af Chapman

Address: 8 Flaggmansvaegen, Stockholm 111 49, Sweden
Region: Sweden > Stockholm County > Stockholm
Price Range: $38 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel af Chapman 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Get a room that faces the sea”
 of 5 bubbles SeleM313, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask when booking a quiet room, I got one upon request”
 of 5 bubbles 211caterinar, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“The private rooms in the back of the boat are fantastic!”
 of 5 bubbles bestregardsf, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“B20 is a nice room!”
 of 5 bubbles AManInEivissa, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The hostel offers the choice of sleeping on land or on the boat. My advice: Choose the boat. it's like 5€/night more but it's worth it”
 of 5 bubbles CdricLab, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
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