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    Birka Hostel

    14-16 Luntmakargatan, Stockholm 111 37, Sweden
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Even some bad reviews got us iniatilly a bit worried, our experience was quite better than expected. I don't know whether there are rooms which are better than others at this Hostel, but ours was quite nice, clean and fully equipped with everything necessary. About...More

    Thank RocioMC
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    I have booked a single bedroom for 3 nights in Birka Hostel in Stockholm through booking.com for the 20th of April 2017. Once I checked in and saw my room if we can really call it a room I couldn't believe what I was seeing....More

    Thank Daniel S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hostel has a lot of issues. Not enough toilets, quite ugly decor, somewhat makeshift rooms. But the worst of all of these are the beds. I was in an 8 bed dorm and it was absolutely impossible to sleep. Any minute movement, even just...More

    Thank Daniela T
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The following makes Birka a hostel I would visit anytime again... Great price: no other hostel in the given price range could offer a private bathroom. "Guest-friendliness": kind staff and free-to-use common kitchen including utensils, appliances and free pasta, coffee, tea. Location in the city...More

    Thank Martin K
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We booked beds with Birka, but their booking system or them messed it up so they did not end up having beds for us. We even already paid, but they told us it was somehow OUR fault. Anyways, they were fully booked and the only...More

    Thank Eva B
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    • US$25 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Cyncyn612
    Dear sir, Could you tell me the easiest way from your hotel to Arlanda airport? Thank you! Regards, Cynthia
    30 January 2017|
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    stanleymartey
    I want to book for accommodation from 23-08-2015 to 30-08-2015. I
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    sotiris k
    εμεις θα φτασουμε 11 το βραδυ στο αεροδρομιο που ειναι εξω απο την στοκχολμη. Οποτε θα ειμαστε στο hostel μετα τις δωδεκα.....θα μπορουμε να κανουμε check in τοτε?
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    "We were on the first floor where most of the rooms were double. At the end of the corridor it was all very..."
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