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City Backpackers Hostel

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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here in a private double room, shared bathroom over a long weekend. The room was comfortable, warm (which is exactly what we needed for -12!) and the amenities great. The kitchen was large and seemed well stocked although we didn’t use it, the bathrooms...More

Thank NMP91
Response from CBPmanager, Manager at City Backpackers HostelResponded April 12, 2018

Thank you so much for taking your time to write us a review. Great to hear that you enjoyed the hostel facilities.We would love to see you again! Always welcome. Best of luck with your new adventures! Charmaine CBP

Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

This is a great hostel, the rooms are nice and comfortable - some of the rooms are underground with only a small window but they were very understanding when I said that I would rather have a room that is on the ground level. There...More

Thank lizzief25
Response from CBPmanager, Manager at City Backpackers HostelResponded April 12, 2018

Thanks so much Lizzie for your fantastic review! We are over the moon to hear that you enjoyed your stay and many thanks for your recommendation. It means a lot to us. We hope to see you again soon. We welcome you with open arms!...More

Reviewed March 6, 2018

Very nice hostel! We traveled as a group of four girls and got a four beds room. It was very nice and clean. We really liked the full length mirror... we're girls, we need that ;) The bathrooms and toilets were very clean. The cute...More

Thank frenchy795
Response from CBPmanager, Manager at City Backpackers HostelResponded March 8, 2018

Many thanks for your honest feedback and your recommendation means a lot to us! Cool that you had a fabulous time here. You lovely ladies are most welcome to visit us again. I will let the Rovaniemi reception guy (Karel) know that you appreciated his...More

Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

A friend and I spent couple of nights in the hostel, in a mixed-gender room. The place was extremely clean and neat, with great services (very organised) and very helpful staff. Tours for the guests are organised (almost) on a daily basis and there are...More

Thank Emm Z
Response from CBPmanager, Manager at City Backpackers HostelResponded February 27, 2018

Thanks heaps Em for your fabulous review! We appreciate your recommendation, it means a lot to us! Great that you had an overall brilliant experience. We wlcome you guys back with open arms! Safe travels, Charmaine CBP

Reviewed February 15, 2018

Hands down the best hostel I've ever stayed at, in one of my all time favourite cities. Everything is so well done, including security, amenities, areas, dorm rooms - if you can fault it, go stay by yourself in a hotel and be a loner....More

1  Thank stephlovesthumper
Response from CBPmanager, Manager at City Backpackers HostelResponded February 27, 2018

Thanks so much for your fabulous feedback Steph! We really appreciate it. We are extremely happy to hear that you had a marvellous experience here and enjoyed the Sauna tour. We welcome you back with open arms in the summer time! Safe travels, Charmaine CBP

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Norrmalm
Norrmalm is Stockholm’s most central and busiest
neighborhood. It’s home to the main shopping street,
Drottninggatan, and to Stockholm icons like the
Sergels Torg glass obelisk, the famous Hay Market with
its Carl Milles sculptures, and the Hötorget
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postcard. Norrmalm is also home to Sweden’s most
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Skel78
September 18, 2017|
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Response from Liaohuayen | Reviewed this property |
1. Breakfast is 55 SEK. It's worth the price as everything is expensive in Stockholm. The breakfast includes a sandwich, a glass of juice, a jar of yogurt and a jar of fruit. Coffee, tea, and water are free of charge. Cereal... More
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Skel78
September 18, 2017|
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Response from davdaven | Reviewed this property |
There is a cheap public transit option, but I found it to be problematic during my visit due to problems with the train line. The second cheapest option is Flygbussarna, which is pretty straightforward. The hostel is walking... More
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March 5, 2017|
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Response from Naomie A | Reviewed this property |
The easiest way to get from Bromma to City Backpackers is to take the Flygbussarna (airport bus) to T-Centralen (central station). From there you walk in 7 - 9 minutes to City Backpackers.You can buy a return ticket that is... More
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"Private room"
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"It was a pity that there wasn't a window to open."
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"Good, possible bring own your lockeroom key. Memories room password."
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"Get to know where everything is so you can mad dash there at night, the bar nomads leaves a lot to be desired."
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