Hostels in Sundsvall, Sweden

Hold on, finding you the best prices right now...


Get to know Sundsvall (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 Sundsvall. To help you make friends with Sundsvall before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!

Around fifty-one thousand people live in Sundsvall, Sweden, a coastal city in the north of the country. The place lies on the Golf of Bothnia, the northernmost arm of the Baltic Sea. The origins of the city date back to the seventeenth century, when it was first mentioned in documents. The history has been very eventful -- Sundsvall was burnt down four times in the course of time. The city has a small regional airport with a few domestic flight connections. The international airport Umeå, around two hundred sixty kilometres north of Sundsvall, and the international airports in Stockholm are best options if you need to take a flight from abroad. Consider that Stockholm is around three hundred eighty kilometres away. However, frequent train links are available if you depend on the public transport.

In the centre of Sundsvall, you can find numerous hotels of every kind. Cosy places with two stars as well as rather fancy hotels are available, depending on your budget. Most of the accommodations are spread in the centre, some are located on the outskirts of the city. Backpackers have also the option to stay in a hostel in Sundsvall, Sweden; at present, there are some Sundsvall, Sweden hostels in the area. Generally, the great majority of the accommodations including the Sundsvall, Sweden hostels offer free Wi-Fi.

Sport enthusiasts can visit a match of the local football or ice hockey team. The city has a professional football club in the highest national football league Allsvenskan. Alternatively, watch a match of IF Sundsvall Hockey in the local hockey rink. In the municipality of Sundsvall, you can go cross-country skiing and downhill skiing. The ski runs have an overall length of three-hundred kilometres. Downhill skiers can check out the Sundsvalls Slalombacke, which is nearby, south of the centre. The hill Norra Berget gives you the opportunity to see Sundsvall from above. Besides the beautiful panorama, you can visit the open-air museum at Norra Berget. It gives you an interesting insight of the local history and traditions.

Written by local enthusiast for Sundsvall hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Sundsvall hostels Flo

FAQ about Sundsvall Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Sundsvall. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Sundsvall. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right? shows all 2 Hostels in Sundsvall. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 2 hostels in Sundsvall, Sweden. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Sundsvall such as
  • 2 hotels

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Sundsvall.

Your Packing List for Sundsvall

Your Packing List for Sundsvall

Pack smart, not hard


Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Sundsvall and Sweden.

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.

Get your full Packing List here

Sundsvall 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 Sundsvall, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
2 Total number of hostels

Other Nearby Cities

Stromsbruk (58 Km / 36 mi.)
Edsbyn (137 Km / 85 mi.)
Sveg (158 Km / 98 mi.)
Östersund (162 Km / 100 mi.)
Furudal (178 Km / 110 mi.)
Gafsele (181 Km / 112 mi.)
Hörnefors (190 Km / 118 mi.)

Travel Tips for Sundsvall - from the Community

Oh man, so far no one from the community has left a comment or travel tips for Sundsvall. How about you kick start the discussion here? Gather your best backpacking recommendations for Sundsvall and jot them down below. The community thanks you.

Sundsvall comments only. Don't discuss the hostels here, post a review on the hostel's page instead.

Unlock your Hostel Account to Freedom!

Unlock your Hostel Account to Freedom!

Sign up with and get access to exclusive hostel content and much more.

Do you already have an account? Login
Home Wishlists Login