Best Places for Backpackers in Sweden.

Enjoy backpacking around Sweden without a fixed itinerary by using our handy listings of the best hostels in every destination. Specially curated for backpackers and economy travellers, we help you find an amazing place to stay no matter where you're headed!

The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Sweden.

Top 50 hostels in Sweden.

These are the 50 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Sweden.

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CheckInn B&B

100 /100

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CheckInn B&B

Our nice rooms have wooding flooring with heating, i-Pod docking station, hair-dryer, a large flatscreen TV, armchair, warderobe and a good working desk. All rooms have their own fully-tiled bathroom. It is possible to place an extra bed and/or a baby bed in all rooms. An extra bed costs 200 kro...
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City Stay Uppsala

99 /100

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City Stay Uppsala

The newest and largest hostel in Uppsala. 60 rooms located on second floor, and 25 ensutie rooms located on the third floor. We are different and better than anything Uppsala has seen before in terms of Hostels. All rooms with windows facing outside and the cultural and historical Uppsala. Comm...
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Hällefors Vandrarhem-Hostel Älghorne

97 /100

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Hällefors Vandrarhem-Hostel Älghorne

Welcome to Hällefors Hostel & Canoe-center 'Älghornet', North of Örebro, just between Stockholm and Oslo. Hällefors is surrounded by many lakes, rivers and forrest. Many people use our central location and facilities for a travelbreak and visiting the interesting area, which is typical for the 'H...
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Partille Vandrarhem B&B

97 /100

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Partille Vandrarhem B&B

Partille Vandrarhem B&B has 2-5 bedded rooms with bunk beds. WC/showers are common. Totally renovated 2016. There are two guest kitchens and a terrace with grills . Walking distance 5 minutes to the lake with a very nice beach. Frequent buses to the city centre of Gothenburg ( 13 km). Bus stop 'Aa...
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STF Göteborg City Hotel and Hostel

95 /100

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STF Göteborg City Hotel and Hostel

STF Göteborg City Hotel and Hostel is ideal for those who are looking for pleasant accommodation close to the experiences of Gothenburg, at a reasonable price. The interior has been designed by the White architect agency and is inspired by the history of STF, with playful and functional details and...
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City Backpackers Hostel

94 /100

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City Backpackers Hostel

We're the №1 choice for travellers visiting Stockholm - voted the best hostel in Sweden 2018 by Hostelworld guests. We've got free high-speed internet on our computers (Mac and PC) and free Wi-Fi in all guestrooms. There's free pasta (make your own sauce) a free evening sauna (the ultimate Scand...
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Linnéplatsens Hotel & Hostel

94 /100

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Linnéplatsens Hotel & Hostel

We offer a central and affordable accommodation right in the historic Linnéstaden close to both shopping, restaurants, astostadspuls as entertainment and shady walks. Linnéplatsens Hotel & Hostel is situated in the heart of green and pleasant neighbourhood Linnéstaden. The location, with a perfec...
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Kungsängstorg - Vandrarhem Uppsala

94 /100

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Kungsängstorg - Vandrarhem Uppsala

The Vandrarhem Uppsala occupies a historical 19th-century building and offers affordable accommodation in the centre of Uppsala. Vandrarhem Uppsala has different size guest rooms, as well as dormitories. Shower and toilet facilities are shared, and guests are welcome to use the kitchen to prepar...
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Castanea Old Town Hostel

93 /100

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Castanea Old Town Hostel

Welcome to Castanea Old Town Hostel, one of the most central hostel in Stockholm. Castanea is a small, personal hostel, located in the middle of the Old Town (Gamla Stan), one of the best preserved medieval city center in the world. We are a modern hostel in a charming building from 1747 with a b...
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STF/IYHF af Chapman

93 /100

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STF/IYHF af Chapman

STF Youth Hostel af Chapman is located in Stockholm's city centre on the island Skeppsholmen. The af Chapman sailing ship has recently been renovated from keel to mast (2008), and is one of city's most famous landmarks. It overlooks Gamla Stan (the Old Town) and the Royal Palace. Our reception i...
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Old Town Lodge

92 /100

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Old Town Lodge

Old Town Lodge are a small cosy newbuild Hostel in the middle of Old Town (Gamla stan, Stockholm.The building is from year 1600 and the old citywall from year 1200 are in our hotel.) Walking distance to all attractions in Stockholm. Just 250 meters to the Royal Palace. We have 48 beds, in sin...
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STF/IYHF Skeppsholmen

91 /100

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STF/IYHF Skeppsholmen

STF Youth Hostel Skeppsholmen is located in Stockholm's city centre but on a secluded and calm spot on the small island Skeppsholmen. The Hostel is overlooking the Gamla Stan (the Old Town) and the Royal Palace. The Youth Hostel's reception and rooms on Skeppsholmens YH is located in a beautiful...
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Stockholm Hostel

90 /100

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Stockholm Hostel

Stockholm Hostel is probably the most modern and tailored hostel in Sweden with a private bathroom in every room. We strive to deliver the best hostel experience in Stockholm and give you most value for money. We have 33 rooms. Everyone features flat screen television, internet access, comfortable b...
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Langholmens Vandrarhem STF/HI

89 /100

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Langholmens Vandrarhem STF/HI

We offer unique accommodation in an old prison - stay in the old cells! Langholmen is a famous island in central Stockholm, close to Sodermalm, which is well-known for all its bars, restaurants, theatres, galleries and lively atmosphere. We are close to beach, green areas and public transport....
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STF/HI Vandrarhem Malmö City

89 /100

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STF/HI Vandrarhem Malmö City

The old local slogan: Haur du sitt Malmö, haur du sitt varden, which loosely translates to If you have seen Malmö you have seen the world, is experiencing a resurgence in the city. Malmö has a distinctly European feel with its rich city life, relaxed attitude and unique appeal and character....
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Skotteksgarden

89 /100

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Skotteksgarden

Our small holiday village and campsite is located directly at lake Asunden, in Ulricehamn, West Sweden. The stunning view over the landscape and our individually furnished and decorated bungalows and apartments make our resort to a perfect getaway destination for individual travelers and families....
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Hotell Dialog

89 /100

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Hotell Dialog

Hotel Dialog & Hostels is a lowprice hotel and located in Kungens Kurva , 15-20 minutes south of City center. In the nearest surrounding you have IKEA and Skrholmen centrum. Across the street you have Heron city , There you can find scandinavias largest cinema, bowlinghall, & restaurants from...
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Stockholm Inn Hotel

88 /100

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Stockholm Inn Hotel

Welcome to a newly built, modern and affordable accommodation on Drottninggatan, right in the city center of Stockholm. With the comfort worthy of a hotel and rates like a property, we offer you a great location for a lovely stay in the Swedish capital. With our central positioning you have shopping...
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City Hostel - Central Station

88 /100

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City Hostel - Central Station

City Hostel, located only 450 meters from the airport buses and the Stockholm Central station, this is the perfect option for housing in the middle of Stockholm. With great transportation possibilities such as trains, busses and subway just around the corner. A clean, friendly environment with ex...
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STF Hagaby/Lantgården Hostel

88 /100

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STF Hagaby/Lantgården Hostel

The buildings are an older farmstead. This hostel provides free sauna access and free private parking. Guests can relax and watch TV in Lantgården’s common room. We have free wifi in the common area and in some rooms. Leisure facilities include a boule court and a volleyball court. Bicycles can be...
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Skanstulls Hostel

88 /100

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Skanstulls Hostel

Welcome to Stockholm's new and modern hostel, located in Sofo, Sodermalm, in the heart of Stockholm City, next to the metro station Skanstull. Here you can enjoy the relaxed, cosy atmosphere or just saunter around in the famous area of Sofo with its culturally diverse shops and cafe's. Our h...
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Generator Stockholm

88 /100

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Generator Stockholm

Generator Stockholm is here, complete with 24 hr reception & with a duty manager always around and happy to help. It has flexible and spacious social areas, filled with beautiful design touches. Property features impressive ground floor chill-out lounge, restaurant and bar, where we've put a Nordic...
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Jumbo Stay STF/IYHF

88 /100

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Jumbo Stay STF/IYHF

Welcome onboard the world's first Boeing 747-200 Jumbo Jet converted into an up market unique stay for the discerning traveler! If seeking to book within 3 days of the current date then that can only be done directly via our website. Jumbo Stay and Jumbo Bar & Restaurant is only a 6 minute ri...
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Citysleep

87 /100

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Citysleep

CitySleep is a new and modern hostel, for simple but nice and low price accommodation in the town center. We are centrally located on Kyrkogatan 16 in Luleå. You can find us on the slopes down to Norra hamnen, between Lulea Stads Hotel and Quality Hotel. We have three rooms and a total of eig...
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Crafoord Place

Hostel in Stockholm with Fabulous views from all our rooms! Laundry facilities on site! We are located only twelve minutes from the City Terminal. (Airport buses) A well stocked and well priced supermarket conveniently around the corner. Main shopping and sightseeing; six to eight minutes walk fro...
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Slottsskogens Youth Hostel

87 /100

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Slottsskogens Youth Hostel

Slottsskogen Hostel is located in the western part of the city centre in the lively Linnestaden area. If you want shared accommodation we can offer you comfortable living in 4- and 5-bedded rooms. All the rooms are equipped with TV and a hairdryer and of course free Wi-Fi. In the shared rooms th...
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Selmas Hytt & Salong

86 /100

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Selmas Hytt & Salong

Hostel boat with warm atmosphere Selma's cabin & salon is a hostel boat located in a quiet area just outside Uppsala city center, about 15 minutes walk from the Central Station. The spacious rooms have bunk beds with comfortable mattresses, free WiFi access, desk and armchair. Some rooms have...
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Backpackers Göteborg

86 /100

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Backpackers Göteborg

Book your bed at Backpackers Goteborg when you are travelling to Gothenburg! We offer you inexpensive accommodation and a great place to meet other backpackers from all over the world! Our prices are from SEK 215 per person. You can either choose a bed in our dormitories or a private 2- or 4-b...
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The Red Boat Mälaren

84 /100

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The Red Boat Mälaren

The Red Boat Mälaren is a cozy river side hostel aboard two lovely boats in the heart of Stockholm, within walking distance of everything. It is located where Lake Mälaren and the Baltic Sea meet, where you can watch boats passing through the lock, take a stroll down the small alleys in the hist...
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Dockside Hostel Old Town

83 /100

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Dockside Hostel Old Town

We're at the most central place in Stockholm! Dockside Hostel Old Town is located in Old Town at the waterfront. You can't find a better location in the centre of Stockholm. It's only a short walk to all places of interest. The subway in Gamla Stan is just 300-400 meters away. From there you can...
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STF Vandrarhem Stigbergsliden

82 /100

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STF Vandrarhem Stigbergsliden

Set in a listed building from the mid-1800s in the trendy area of Majorna/Linné. This traditional, eco-friendly hostel is a 12-minute tram ride from Gothenburg Central Station. The picturesque Haga and the vibrant street life of 'Långgatorna' with pubs, bars, restaurants and food markets is a 10...
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Vasastan Hostel

80 /100

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Vasastan Hostel

Vasastan Hostel is located on a calm street in an old charming house, only 100 meters away from the crossing of Sveavgen/Odengatan. We are centrally located in the middle of Stockholm in a good position for all kind of activities, only two stops with the subway from Central Station where all a...
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Vanadis Hotell och Bad

80 /100

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Vanadis Hotell och Bad

Located in Stockholm’s Vanadislunden Park, the centrally located budget hotel Vanadis Hotell och Bad, is only a 10-minute direct bus ride from Stockholm’s Centralstation and shopping and entertainment at Drottninggatan. The Airport bus from Stockholm Arlanda Airport, stops just a 10-minute walk from...
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Uppsala City Hostel

79 /100

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Uppsala City Hostel

At our hostel on S:t Persgatan we have 52 beds in 21 different rooms. We're only 6 minutes way from Uppsala Central Station.Kungsgatan (the main street) is just around the corner. The shopping street Dragarbrunnsgatan, the lively Svartbäcksgatan, the main square and the beautiful Fyris River is o...
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Mosebacke Hostel

79 /100

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Mosebacke Hostel

We're a modern hostel located in Stockholm City. With about a minutes walk from the busy streets of Sodermalm, you can find anything within walking distance. We offer clean single double and triple rooms. We serve breakfast every day. The breakfast is included. Welcome! *LATE CHEK IN A...
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Spoton Hostel & Sportsbar

79 /100

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Spoton Hostel & Sportsbar

Hello and welcome to SpotOn Property & Sports bar! Spoton Property & Sportsbar is Gothenburg's newly built property, restaurant and sports bar, all in one. As our guest, you live only 150 m from the largest amusement park in Scandinavia, called: Liseberg. We offer modern and practical accommodation...
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Birka Hostel

75 /100

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Birka Hostel

The perfect location in the heart of Stockholm Mordern hostel in the Capital of Scandinavia for those who seeks for a good rate and a comfortable stay. We offer private rooms and dormitories. Vi also offer a dormitory for only women. We offer free Wi-Fi in the common areas. We have a morden...
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EGHM

74 /100

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EGHM

Small guest room in a private apartment i Two beds 90 cm. Toilet / shower next to the room. Bed linen, towels at no extra cost. n Gothenburg. (NOTE) It is not a hotel / hostel. Children under 13 year is not allowed. Free access to wireless Internet. Not breakfast. Kettle for making tea or c...
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Rut & Ragnars Hostel

74 /100

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Rut & Ragnars Hostel

Rut & Ragnars is an independent hostel where you don’t have to be a member to get a good price. We opened in 2008 and are centrally located near the cozy Mollevangen and within walking distance to most of Malmö. Rut & Ragnars is a small and personal place owned by two young and wonderful people!...
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Hostel Dalagatan

71 /100

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Hostel Dalagatan

Located by the Vasaparken Park in central Stockholm, this hostel offers brightly decorated rooms. Free Wi-Fi access. Odenplan Metro Station is a 5-minute walk away. The soundproofed rooms at Hostel Dalagatan have underfloor heating and either shared or private bathrooms. Bed linen is included in...
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Centralstation Vandrarhem Uppsala

71 /100

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Centralstation Vandrarhem Uppsala

Recently renovated Hostel in Uppsala's best location, only 50 meters from Central Station and the new Travel Centre.The hostel is easily accessible whether you arrive by car, train, plane or bus. The hostel offers rooms of varying sizes and with different level of service to you as our guest to...
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Lodge32

70 /100

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Lodge32

Lodge32 is a fresh youth hostel in white and blue tones with cave-like hallways just in 10 minutes walk to Stockholm city. Located right by the marina of Riddarfjärden, you have an amazing city'n'sea view just few minutes away! Park, restaurants, bars and shops are right on our street. From the h...
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Interhostel

70 /100

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Interhostel

We offer the cheapest prices for the beds, from 159 SEK/person. Centrally located in the historical centre, we’re situated within close proximity to many of Stockholm’s main event venues, tourist attractions, clubs and pubs. Our perfect location makes this the ideal accommodation choice for every...
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Ibis Styles Odenplan

67 /100

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Ibis Styles Odenplan

Ibis Styles Odenplan is a family-run hotel with a solid tradition in Sweden and Stockholm. The hotel building is a cultural monument (from 1899), which means that no major structural changes are permitted. In other words, you will have the magnificent opportunity to sleep in a historical edifice tha...
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Acco Hostel

65 /100

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Acco Hostel

ACCO: Affordable, Clean, Comfortable, Organised. Our design compact mini-hostel is located in a beautiful and trendy area - Södermalm, just 2 stop away from Stockholm's Old Town. Surrounded by popular restaurants, cafés and shops, Acco Hostel offers good-value accommodation with free Wi-Fi, in-r...
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Gaffelbyn - Hostel of Sundsvall

64 /100

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Gaffelbyn - Hostel of Sundsvall

Gaffelbyn - Hostel of Sundsvall is close to the city centre, with only 15-20 min walk, and still you have the nature surrounding you. You can bring your own linen or rent it. Bed linen incl bath towel: 68 SEK/set. Use of sleeping bag is permitted with bed sheet an pillowcase. Cleaning can be purc...
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A Marican Hostel & Hotel

63 /100

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A Marican Hostel & Hotel

A Marican Property & Hotel has a capacity of 26 beds and offers accommodation suitable for all age groups in a relaxed and international atmosphere. Showers and toilets are found in the corridor. Every morning we serve our delicious breakfast. Theres free Wi-Fi as well. Private parking is avai...
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Belman Hostel

61 /100

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Belman Hostel

Belman Hostel is a newly opened hostel, centrally located in Kungsholmen in Stockholm, only 50m from Stadshagen subway station. Stockholms nightlife, with cafes, bars and restaurants is just around the corner. OBS!!! Don't forget our mattresses are of high qualities Dreamzone-mattresses. We try t...
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City Lodge Stockholm

56 /100

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City Lodge Stockholm

City Lodge is the for sure the MOST central hostel in Stockholm, just ONE block away (three minutes walk) from the Central railway and main bus station, where also all the airport connections depart and arrive to. We are situated right in the very heart of Stockholm. This gives you access to all...
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Uppsala Vandrarhem/ Kvarntorget STF/IYHF

46 /100

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Uppsala Vandrarhem/ Kvarntorget STF/IYHF

Welcome to our Uppsala Vandrarhem / Kvarntorget! Location: We are located a 15 minute walk from the city centre in which you will find the largest Cathedral in northern Europe dating back to the 13th century and our Castle from the 16th century. Uppsala is a tranquil daytime alternative to the C...
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Things to see and do while backpacking in Sweden.

Check out tips from other travellers and bloggers and their experiences in Sweden.

If you're already planning to visit Sweden - scroll to the next section for a list of the best places to stay.

Cinnamon roll / Hagabullen

The world famous cinnamon rolls take a whole new dimension – literally – here in Gothenburg. Go to Haga and its renown Café Husaren to try the very local “Hagabullen”: cinnamon roles the size of a very large hand. Add a couple coffee and you have the perfect Fika for two. Wait… Fika? If you have not been in Sweden yet, this might require an explanation: Fika is the Swedish art of taking a break and initiating small talk around a coffee usually accompanied by a sweet.

Lea MEUNIER

From the biggest parties of Ibiza to one of the smallest villages in Ireland

Most of my friends keep telling me how crazy I could be to choose to move for a half year to a place in the middle of nowhere (Eyeries, village with 66 inhabitants in South-West Ireland), when the past half year I spent in the most party island in the world (Ibiza, Spain). I know, I am a little bit extreme sometimes, but I think this makes me who I am right now. I wanted to know how the people live in Ireland, their habits,  but their nature is that fascinated me the most. Since I was studying in Sweden (remember this cause most of my travels and stories are connected to Sweden) I was thinking about visiting Ireland (that was already 4 and a half years ago).

bonita-svenska

What is Sweden? 

What is Sweden?  Sweden is: Swedish meatballs. Blonde hair, blue eyed Swedish gods. (A.K.A. Swedish guys). Or maybe the swede. The purply root vegetable that looks like a turnip….

Francesca

Malmö - The sunny south of Sweden

Malmo is located in the south part of the country, in the center of region named “Scania“. It is believed that Malme is founded in the XIII century and the oldest records on the status of the city date from 1353, when the city was ruled by the Danish state. Malme was the second largest city in the country for centuries until he became part of Sweden by the “Roksild’s  agreement“ in 1658 year.

Саво Ћурић

Mystic Sweden

Visiting Sweden doesn’t mean just to see Stockholm, Malmö or Göteborg. A small trip to Uppsala always worth your time. Considered as the fourth biggest city of Sweden, you can reach it in less than 1 hour by train from Stockholm. It comes with a huge history that hold thousands years, from the Vikings until nowadays. Seat of one of the oldest Scandinavian university, it’s the favorite destination chosen by students looking for relax and fun.

Claudia Patricolo

Mystic Sweden

Visiting Sweden doesn’t mean just to see Stockholm, Malmö or Göteborg. A small trip to Uppsala always worth your time. Considered as the fourth biggest city of Sweden, you can reach it in less than 1 hour by train from Stockholm. It comes with a huge history that hold thousands years, from the Vikings until nowadays. Seat of one of the oldest Scandinavian university, it’s the favorite destination chosen by students looking for relax and fun.

Claudia Patricolo

Sweden: First impressions of Halmstad

A new adventure has just started! Moving to Halmstad, Sweden got me really excited because I have yet to explore the northern part of Europe. Since I am from Austria, which is a landlocked country in central Europe, moving to Sweden might not sound like a big change, but moving to a city on the west coast with sea access is definitely a unique experience for me. I’m ready for the next 4 months here!

Denise Mallmann

In minus 30 degrees celsius - My home town Boden - Sweden

It might not sound so amazing at first, but there is more to it than you might think. I’m going to write about my home town Boden. A snoozy little town up in the north of Sweden with a population of about 29 000. And I will be kind enough to show you where it is on a map!

Elsa Kristin

Lund: Sweden

Apart from being the birthplace of world famous inventions like H&M, Ikea and Spotify, Sweden is one of the most beautiful Scandinavian countries. With great employment benefits and social security, locals are generally happy and content, making Sweden one of the happiest nations on Earth. 89% Swedish speak English which makes it very tourist friendly as well as a great student hub. In the south of Sweden, in the county of Skåne is a gorgeous little town called Lund. I had the privilege to live and work in Lund for around 2 years. Lund is a cobblestone, medieval, pastel-colored town. It is a safe, multicultural place with cute green colored biogas buses running around the town very efficiently until late at night. You will see a lot of bicycles around as almost everyone owns a bicycle and is one of the most prevalent modes of transport among students.

anjali-gaur

A Turkish Girl Lands in Sweden

My adventure in Sweden started with landing as a tourist with 3 bags in the middle of a night at Arlanda Airport. I was supposed to stay in this beautiful city for a few days and head to my next tournament. Well sometimes life doesn’t let you play the game on your own terms. After a few days I had already made my mind up and decided on my new home. When you search for a place to move to for so long all around the world, and nothing feels quite right and unexpectedly you fall in love… In that moment, pieces come together and life starts to make more sense. And you finally find home…

dilara yurtkuran

Sweden: First impressions of Halmstad

A new adventure has just started! Moving to Halmstad, Sweden got me really excited because I have yet to explore the northern part of Europe. Since I am from Austria, which is a landlocked country in central Europe, moving to Sweden might not sound like a big change, but moving to a city on the west coast with sea access is definitely a unique experience for me. I’m ready for the next 4 months here!

Denise Mallmann

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