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Hotel Description

The clean rooms at Karlstad Vandrarhem get good marks from our customers. During your stay, you'll be within walking distance of Town Hall. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus breakfast (surcharge). This 2-star hostel has 41 rooms over 4 floors. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi and a TV.

  • All rooms offer TVs and showers
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Buffet breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Amenities include free newspapers in the lobby, a meeting room and laundry facilities
  • Guests have good things to say about the accommodation for the cleanliness and nice bathrooms
  • Just a 3-minute drive from Wermland Opera and 6 minutes from Town Hall

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£59* Per night/room 26 Jan - 27 Jan

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Single Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Basic Shared Dormitory, Women only

Bed Count 1 Single Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Basic Shared Dormitory, Men only

Bed Count 1 Single Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 2 Double Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Standard Room

Bed Count 4 Single Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Karlstad Vandrarhem ratings based on 3 verified reviews

Review Summary
3.3 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Karlstad Vandrarhem

Everyone (3)
4 out of 5
It is not very practical, that there's no possibility to have Breakfast earlier, then general times. No WC in the room and no fridge..

Posted by on 19 Mar 2019

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3 out of 5
Nice and clean hostel with very kind team. Stayed there for one night and although I arrived later caused by a electric shock of the trains, I got in the hostel by using a code and my keys. The team was really friendly and obliging. I do recommend the hostel! Thanks for having me!

Posted by on 17 Jan 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Jan 2018 by Peter

Thanks for your kind words! We will continue to inprove our standards. Take care!

3 out of 5

Nice building and close to the city centre.

Nice place to stay one night. Breakfast worth the price. Good shower.

Posted by , from Joensuu, Finland on 30 Jul 2017

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About the Karlstad Vandrarhem

Location Kasernhöjden 19, Karlstad, 653 39

Property Features

Karlstad Vandrarhem offers its guests a garden, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Karlstad Vandrarhem also features a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area. Free self parking is available. This Karlstad hostel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 41 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking


  • Airport: Karlstad (KSD) (16.6 km / 10.3 mi)
  • Train station: Karlstad Central Station (2.1 km / 1.3 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Karlstad Vandrarhem offers 41 forms of accommodation with blackout curtains. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

  • Bathrooms are shared
  • Television
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Blackout drapes

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM.


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 16

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM.


  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.


  • No pets allowed


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Debit cards not accepted


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: SEK 60 for adults and SEK 30 for children (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • STF Hostel Karlstad
  • STF Karlstad
  • STF Hostel
  • STF Hostel Karlstad
  • Karlstad Vandrarhem Karlstad
  • Karlstad Vandrarhem Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Karlstad Vandrarhem Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Karlstad
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