Expert reviews of cheap hotels in Stockholm
The best budget hotels in Stockholm... inspected and approved.
One of the numerous boat hotels on the northern side of Södermalm, the Red Boat Mälaren is just what its name implies: a red boat floating on Lake Mälaren.
Very Good 7.6
The Wasa Park Hotel, located in a quiet area of central Stockholm, stares out over St. Eriksplan and offers 16 budget-minded rooms in an antique, elegant setting.
With just 10 rooms and 39 beds, the Hostel Bed & Breakfast is one of the smallest hostels in Stockholm.
The Columbus is a three-star hotel with history located just a couple of blocks away from Medborgarplatsen, a busy square filled with restaurants, shopping, and bars.
Very Good 8.3
The 42-room Anno 1647 is located on a quiet cobble stone street just off of Götgatan, one of Södermalm's busy streets lined with small shops, restaurants, and bars.
Very Good 7.7
Located just a couple minutes away from Central Station and the center of Stockholm, City Backpackers is the perfect place for, well, backpackers.
Very Good 7.9
We loved Tre Små Rum, a privately-owned guesthouse in a relaxed, residential part of Södermalm.
Check Rates for Checking Rates for No availabilityx
Note: This hotel does not offer online booking through our reservation partners. To see all available hotels in , please search below.
Who are we? EuroCheapo is a guide to cheap hotels in Stockholm and throughout Europe. We have visited, inspected and photographed hotels in otherwise pricey Stockholm, and all of our recommendations are clean, central and affordable.
Stockholm, and most of Scandinavia for that matter, is famously pricey. But we Cheapos love a challenge! Our Stockholm editor visited every affordable hotel he could find in town, along with some (very clean) hostels and even a few floating “botels.”
Getting started: To find a budget hotel in Stockholm, search by your travel dates in the box above or check out our list of recommended hotels. If you’d like some advice on choosing the right neighborhood, read through our neighborhood overview. And for additional tips on ways to lower your trip budget in Stockholm (and who couldn’t use some more tips with that?), spend some time on the articles listed below.
Stockholm articlesGetting Around Stockholm
We are big fans of Stockholm's public transportion system. We overview the system's prongs here (metro, bus) and also give you the skinny on taxis and ferries. Most helpful of all, we tell you why you must buy a transportation pass. Expect to Spend: Stockholm
What should you pay for a hotel in Stockholm? What about a restaurant meal? We'll break both of these essential questions down for you. And as an added bonus, we'll tell you why you might want to make sure your bankcard password is no more than four digits long before you head to Sverige.
- Stockholm Budget Tips
- Stockholm Rental Cars
- Getting Into Stockholm
- Stockholm City Guide Introduction
- Reading up on Stockholm
From our Stockholm blogTraveling by Ferry in Europe: Down to the seas again
There’s a wonderful poem by John Masefield — called “Cargoes” — which captures the appeal of travel by boat. It recalls quinqueremes from Nineveh, stately Spanish galleons and dirty British coasters. Th ... readEuropean Rail Connections: Headline changes in December 2012
The latest issue of the Thomas Cook European Rail Timetable is published today. Just for the record it is the 1,519th edition of the book. Can you imagine that? Surely no other volume in the history of publishing has gon ... read