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Hotell Gamla Fängelset

Storgatan 62, Umea, Umea, Sweden

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Features of Hotell Gamla Fängelset


Hotel Facilities

  • elevator
  • family room
  • shared lounge/TV area

Internet

  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms

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Hostel description
Located in a converted old prison building in central Umeå, Hotell Gamla Fängelset offers prison cel...see more Located in a converted old prison building in central Umeå, Hotell Gamla Fängelset offers prison cell rooms with free Wi-Fi and shared bathroom facilities. Kungsgatan pedestrian street is 450 metres away. Relaxation options include a TV lounge where guests can watch DVD movies. During the summer, various outdoor events occasionally take place in the old prison court. Guests at Gamla Fängelset Hotell have access to laundry and ironing facilities. Meals can be prepared in the fully equipped guest kitchen. Café Göteborg is situated in the adjacent building, and offers classic Swedish dishes for lunch and dinner. During summer, meals can be enjoyed in the garden. Norrlandsoperan Opera House is 900 metres away. Umeå Central Station is a 15-minute walk away.
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Very good
7.3
Value for Money
7.3
Location
8.0
Staff Performance
7.0
Hotel Condition/Cleanliness
7.9
Room Comfort/Standard
6.8
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Krisitna Solo travelers
Finland, October 10, 2015
Good choice for that time...

It was nice to try something else. I just needed a bed and the cell was a good choice for that time and money.
7.5
James Solo travelers
Canada, October 09, 2015
Fun and unique place to...

It was a pretty cool experience to stay at a jail. The staff were terrific, especially with my later arrival and working around my plans. Nice location about 5 minute walk from city centre or ...
8.3
Aldo Solo travelers
Australia, September 24, 2015
Claustrophobic

It's cheap as umea goes
6.3
Ibo Couples
Sweden, September 19, 2015
Never again!
3.3
Martin Solo travelers
Czech Republic, September 18, 2015
Fabulous

The room was small, but clean. Showers, WC were OK and the kitchen was well equiped - even with some free coffee, tea, syrup, etc.
8.8
Britt-marie Solo travelers
Sweden, September 05, 2015
very priceworthy

It was clean and quite the bed was absolutely OK
8.3
Erik Solo travelers
Sweden, September 03, 2015
Good

Atmosphere
7.1
Pauliina Couples
Finland, August 30, 2015
Great place!

Really nice and clean hotel. The little museum room about the jail's history was interesting. Close to the center, but far enough so there wasn't too much traffic.
8.8
Danko Groups
Slovenia, July 18, 2015
It was nice to be...

We got the keys and the code to enter in the building in the bar nearby. The first impression when entering in the building was a bit strange. Then we were looking for our room and moment by moment ...
10
Ludvik Couples
Canada, July 09, 2015
Unusual and very comfortable

The building has a character and is very well adapted to the hostel.
9.2

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