Långholmen Hostel (STF)

Address: Kronohäktet Box 9116, 10272 Stockholm  show map
Location: Södermalm
Guest score: 100% (17 of 17 recommend) (5 reviews)

Hostel | Långholmen’s Hostel is Stockholm’s most arresting hostel. Here you can stay in the original but pleasantly renovated prison cells at Kronohäktet.

Kronohäktet was built in the 1840s and was a working prison until 1975 when the last prisoner left the island.

You stay in well-equipped 2-4 bed rooms, many with their own shower and WC. We have a reception with a kiosk and cafeteria which is open 24 hours.

Other services:
- Laundry room
- Self-catering facilities (not for groups)
- Prison museum
- Långholmen Inn
- Breakfast for supplement
- Café
- Beach & swimming
- Jogging track

Arrival by car:
The hotel offers free parking inside the walls.

”Att bo i ett gammalt fängelse är en upplevelse i sig. Dessutom ligger vandrarhemmet på ett naturskönt ställe och eftersom vi hade rekordvärme under vårt besök var det inte dumt att ha en badplats utanför dörren. Men rekordvärmen förde också med sig att det var väl varmt i cellen under natten. En form av luftkonditi...”

Recommended by Anonymous
Netherlands Netherlands (Tue 12 Aug 2014)

”Otroligt prisvärt, fräscht och läckert boende i gamla fängelseceller i en fantastisk miljö, ett stenkast från city. Små rum, men innehåller allt man kan begära av ett hotellrum, men du betalar vandrarhemspris. Testa! Du blir inte besviken!”

Recommended by Anna
Sweden Sweden (Tue 03 Sep 2013)

Guest score 100%

(17 of 17 recommend)
Overall opinion 4.8 of 5
Services 4.7 of 5
Hostelcondition 4.8 of 5
Facilities (shower, wc etc) 4.8 of 5
Cleaning 4.4 of 5
Value for money 4.3 of 5

Facilities and services

  • General facilities
    Number of floors: 4 103 room(s) Number of bars: 1 Luggage storage Elevator Money exchange Adapted for the disabled Guest kitchen
  • Building information
    Last renovated year: 2008 Built in year: 1989
  • Room facilities
  • Eat & Drink on site
    Room Service
  • Leisure facilities
    Bicycles for rent
  • Special requirements
    Baby cot available


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Train station
  • Stockholm Central 1 mi.
Tourist information
  • Stockholm Tourist Center 1 mi.
  • The Vasa Museum 2 mi.
  • The Royal Palace 2 mi.
  • The City Hall 1 mi.
  • Gröna Lund 2 mi.
  • Gamla Stan 2 mi.
  • Fotografiska 2 mi.
  • Värtahamnen 3 mi.
  • Stadsgårdshamnen/Vikingterminalen 2 mi.
  • Skansen 3 mi.
Arena or meeting point
  • Stockholmsmässan 3 mi.
  • Solvalla 4 mi.
  • Scalateatern 1 mi.
  • Kistamässan 7 mi.
  • Intima Teatern (Intiman) 2 mi.
  • Globen 3 mi.
  • Friends Arena 4 mi.
  • Dramaten 2 mi.
  • China Teatern 2 mi.
  • Stockholm-Västerås Airport 53 mi.
  • Skavsta Airport 54 mi.
  • Bromma Airport 4 mi.
  • Arlanda Airport 23 mi.
*Distance on map is a straight line

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