Hostels in Södermalm, Stockholm

Hostels near Södermalm

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Hostels in Stockholm

The Red Boat Mälaren

Free Breakfast
Distance to Södermalm: 1 km / 0.6 miles
"…Ask for a room on the port (left) side of the boats –- your porthole will look right out into the harbor. There are both private rooms and dorm rooms available, and all have door locks. Note … More
Distance to Södermalm: 1 km / 0.6 miles
Party Hostel
"…They are somewhat clean. Common Spaces The common areas are small, offering a sitting area with TV that may fit approximately ten people; two free computers with internet in the hallway ( … More
Distance to Södermalm: 1.1 km / 0.7 miles
Couples Older travelers (+50)
"…Skanstulls Vandrarhem is located near Skanstull subway station, which is four stations away from the Central Station. It is easy to find the hostel from Skanstull subway station. Near the hostel, … More
Distance to Södermalm: 1.3 km / 0.8 miles
Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…As well, some guests, especially on the weekend, was noisy and spoke loudly and bang the doors during the nights. In this hostel, what was sometimes a problem was the selfishness of a few guests. … More
Distance to Södermalm: 1.4 km / 0.9 miles
Digital Nomads Family-Friendly Hostel Older travelers (+50) Quiet Rest
"…Great location, but everything else about it sucks. - It's very small. There is a sort of common room, but it's really just four tables crammed into the entrance area. Sitting there is no problem … More
Distance to Södermalm: 1.4 km / 0.9 miles
Solo Traveller
"…- Not superstitious at all, but room 13 was very unlucky. Two roommates who we're buddies were oboxious, bringing friends not staying there into the room, and smoking in the room. I even watched … More
Distance to Södermalm: 1.5 km / 0.9 miles
Digital Nomads Family-Friendly Hostel Older travelers (+50) Quiet Rest Solo Traveller
"…There are plenty of books to read, both in English and Swedish. There are good recommendations of places to go and eat on the notice board. The kitchen is well equipped with cutlery, dishes, … More
Distance to Södermalm: 1.6 km / 1 miles
Female Solo Traveller Older travelers (+50)
"…The Royal Palace is only one block away and so is the Cathedral, the Nobel Museum, the harbour and the ferry boats for Djurgarden. Local shopping, restaurants, coffee shops and boutiques are found … More

STF af Chapman & Skeppsholmen

Gamla Stan
Free Breakfast
Distance to Södermalm: 1.8 km / 1 miles
Couples Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…This is such a brilliant hostel -- the staff are friendly and go out of their way to help you, it's clean and homey and the views and location are excellent. I stayed on the ship last year and I'm … More
Distance to Södermalm: 2.2 km / 1 miles
Family-Friendly Hostel Quiet Rest Solo Traveller
"…The only downside with the WLAN is that the hostel walls are thick, so WLAN reception inside some of the rooms is not good (no problem though out in the common areas). The hostel is completely non … More
Distance to Södermalm: 2.3 km / 1 miles
Family-Friendly Hostel
"…The kitchen is of reasonable size and there are two fridges (no freezers), a kettle, sink, two microwaves, and cutlery/plates for everyone to use. It is not a social place and feels quite dirty … More

City Backpackers Hostel

Free Breakfast
Distance to Södermalm: 2.6 km / 2 miles
Digital Nomads Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…Back in the USA, you can pay several times the price of this for the most awful experience ever. If you come here. Go stay a night. It's an amazing hostel. I would recommend to anyone. Great … More
Distance to Södermalm: 2.7 km / 2 miles
Digital Nomads Female Solo Traveller Party Hostel
"…The Location Generator Stockholm is well located in Stockholm's city centre, about five hundred meters from Stockholm's central station; Stockholm's Old Town (Gamla Stan) or the shopping … More

Grad Hotel & Hostel

Free Breakfast
Distance to Södermalm: 2.8 km / 2 miles
Family-Friendly Hostel
"…There are also some computers that run fairly well and are in English or Swedish. Luggage storage is rather secure as the room can only be opened by reception. There is also a well-stocked kitchen … More
Distance to Södermalm: 2.8 km / 2 miles
Digital Nomads Family-Friendly Hostel
"…Good&friendly atmosphere, nice people on reception, always ready to help. Small kitchen, with microwave, induction pane, fridge(sometimes smells -- don't forget to take away food when check out!) … More
Distance to Södermalm: 2.9 km / 2 miles
Family-Friendly Hostel Quiet Rest Solo Traveller
"…The hostel is well signed making it easy to find following the directions. The hostel is located on the seventh floor -- there are signs in the building directing you to their front door. … More
Distance to Södermalm: 3.1 km / 2 miles
Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"Excellent staff and useful kitchen! - They offered us a large room for six people (we were just 2!). The staff is very nice and glad to offer you any kind of information you need. The kitchen is … More
Distance to Södermalm: 3.2 km / 2 miles
Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"Located by the Vasaparken Park in central Stockholm, this hostel offers brightly decorated rooms. Free Wi-Fi access in the common area. Odenplan Metro Station is a 5-minute walk away. The … More
Distance to Södermalm: 3.3 km / 2 miles
Family-Friendly Hostel
"…It's in a great location where you can walk to the center in 20 minutes, saving yourself the Metro ticket price. There is a supermarket around the corner and a kitchen that you can use if you stay … More
Distance to Södermalm: 3.6 km / 2 miles
Family-Friendly Hostel Youth Hostel
"Traveling can be an exhausting experience... Enter Lilla Brunn, where style, comfort and hospitality meet. Our commitment to service is incomparable and our fares are unmatched. We are located … More

Hostels in Stockholm, Sweden

23 hostels available. Prices start from $26.00 for a dorm bed.

Södermalm, Stockholm: Beyond Ordinary - A Backpacker's Oasis

Welcome to Södermalm, a district in Stockholm that's not just a location; it's an invitation to explore the heartbeat of the city. This guide is your passport to an extraordinary blend of history, culture, and affordability. Let's dive into why Södermalm deserves a special place on every backpacker's map.

Timeless Landmarks

At the heart of Södermalm lies the iconic Mariatorget Square, where history whispers through every cobblestone. Explore the heights of Katarina-Sofia, an enduring church that has stood the test of time, offering panoramic views of the city below.

Enduring Transportation

Embrace the charm of Södermalm on foot, navigating through streets that have witnessed centuries of stories. For a unique experience, hop on the historic Katarina Elevator, a timeless transport mode offering stunning vistas of the district.

Reliable Amenities

Settle into budget-friendly hostels like the Södermalm Hostel, where affordability meets the distinctive charm of the district. Indulge in fika, a Swedish tradition of coffee and pastries, at local gems like Café String, where the essence of Södermalm comes to life.

Cultural Notes and Tips

Immerse yourself in the alternative culture of Södermalm by exploring its vibrant street art scene. Visit Fotografiska, a photography museum that captures the spirit of the district through captivating exhibitions. For an evergreen tip, embrace the local pace by renting a bike and discovering the district's hidden gems.

Why Stay Here?

  • Cultural Immersion: Dive into Södermalm's alternative culture through its street art, unique shops, and vibrant atmosphere.
  • Scenic Views: Marvel at panoramic views from Katarina-Sofia and the Katarina Elevator, capturing the essence of Stockholm.
  • Affordable Accommodation: Choose from budget-friendly hostels that blend affordability with the distinctive charm of Södermalm.
  • Fika Experience: Indulge in the Swedish tradition of fika at local cafes, savoring the flavors of coffee and pastries.

Södermalm beckons backpackers with open arms, offering an extraordinary blend of affordability, history, and vibrant culture. Whether you're exploring iconic landmarks or sipping coffee in a local café, every moment in Södermalm is a timeless adventure waiting to be discovered.

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