Hostel in Lund, Sweden

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Get to know Lund (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Lund. To help you make friends with Lund before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!

Lund, Scania, Sweden, is a small city of less than a hundred thousand citizens in the south of Sweden. When the city was founded, the region where Lund is located -- Scania -- did still belong to Denmark. Lund University is the second-largest university in Sweden, which explains why half of Lund’s citizens are students. Lund may be a very small city, but with such a young population it is still a pretty vibrant place.

Lund, Sweden, is not a city full of must-see landmarks. There is a pretty cathedral and you can visit some museums, but the truth is that most people do not visit Lund, Sweden, for sightseeing. For Lund, Scania, Sweden hostel standards, you will find relatively many travelers staying there for business or study reasons. It is not uncommon to find some students staying at a Lund, Scania, Sweden hostel while searching for proper student housing. There are also many high-tech companies in Lund, Sweden, that attract (business) visitors, who you may find at the hostels in Lund, Scania, Sweden, too.

Due to the large student population, there are a lot of cafes and other nightlife facilities for a city of only ninety thousand citizens. Some of the parties, however, are behind closed doors at student nations. On sunny days you will find many people relaxing or studying in one of the city’s parks.

As of this writing, there are not many hostels in Lund, Scania, Sweden. Your Lund, Scania, Sweden hostel will have high standards and will be centrally located, near both the railway station and the university. However, you are not limited the small selection of Lund, Scania, Sweden hostels if you want to visit here. Malmö, Sweden’s third largest city, is only an eleven-minute train ride away, and many students of Lund University actually live in Malmö and commute every day between the cities. You may want to consider doing the same as a traveler, and book a hostel in Malmö, Sweden, instead.

Written by local enthusiast for Lund hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Lund hostels Martin Straatman

FAQ about Lund Hostels

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A hostel in Lund costs on average $44 for a dorm. A hostel in Lund with private rooms costs on average $160.
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Your Packing List for Lund

Your Packing List for Lund

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You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Lund Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Lund, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
1 Total number of hostels
$44 Average dorm price
$160 Average private room price
$44 Cheapest hostel in Lund
Winstrup Hostel is the cheapest
7.2 Average rating of all hostels

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