Kronohäktet - Hostel

2.0 star property
Waterfront hostel with restaurant, near Naval Museum

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Kronohäktet - Hostel

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Property grounds
Desk, blackout curtains, free WiFi, bed sheets
Shower, towels
Reception hall

Overview of Kronohäktet - Hostel

8.8 out of 10 Fabulous
8.8/10 Fabulous

Property highlights

  • Pet-friendly
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking
14 Bastionsgatan, Karlskrona, Blekinge län, 371 32
Main amenities
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Meeting room
  • Picnic area
  • Limited hour front desk
  • TV in a common area
Feel at home
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils
  • Laundry facilities
  • Blackout curtains
  • Lift
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Limited housekeeping

Room options

Twin Room (Prison Cell)

  • 7 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed

Quadruple Room (Prison Cell)

  • 11 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Bunk Beds

Triple Room (Prison Cell)

  • 11 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Single Bunk Bed and 1 Single Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • On the boardwalk

Getting around

  • Ronneby (RNB-Kallinge) - 27 min drive
  • Bergåsa Station - 5 min drive
  • Karlskrona Central Station - 17 min walk
  • Ronneby Station - 26 min drive


  • The Fox and Anchor - 8 min walk
  • Stars And Stripes Trademark - 7 min walk
  • Restaurang Pizzeria Montmartre - 6 min walk
  • Biobaren - 8 min walk
  • Elsas lilla krog - 8 min walk

About this property

Kronohäktet - Hostel

Kronohäktet - Hostel is a great choice for a stay in Karlskrona. You can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or wind down at the end of the day with a drink from the bar/lounge.


English, Swedish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 32 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and lockbox information; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 4:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • This property's breakfast is served in a brown paper bag.
  • This property’s breakfast service is available only by reservation and must be requested in advance of arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Debit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only, 1 total)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms


  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Street parking available

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Shared microwave

What to do

  • Beach nearby

Working away

  • Meeting room


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities


  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas


  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television

Home comfort

  • Heating

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Cookware, dishes and utensils
  • Dishwasher


  • Weekly housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Bed sheets are available for an extra charge (or guests may bring their own)
  • Towels are available for an extra charge (or guests may bring their own)


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of SEK 95 per accommodation, per stay

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.


Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Kronohaktet Hostel Karlskrona
Kronohäktet - Hostel Karlskrona
Kronohäktet - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Kronohäktet - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Karlskrona

Frequently asked questions

Does Kronohäktet - Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Kronohäktet - Hostel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Kronohäktet - Hostel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Kronohäktet - Hostel?
Yes, cats and dogs are welcome, with a limit of 1 total. There's a charge of SEK 95 per accommodation, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Kronohäktet - Hostel?
No, unfortunately. However, there's street parking available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Kronohäktet - Hostel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Kronohäktet - Hostel and nearby?
Kronohäktet - Hostel has a picnic area.
Are there restaurants at or near Kronohäktet - Hostel?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant.
What's the area around Kronohäktet - Hostel like?
Kronohäktet - Hostel is located on the boardwalk, a short 1-minute walk from Naval Museum and 5 minutes' walk from Karlskrona Trade Port.







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10/10 Exceptional

Ivo, 2-night trip
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6/10 Good

Marie-Luise, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Stefan, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Peter, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Kul ställe värt ett besök
Kul ställe och prisvärt. Saknas avställningsyta i duschrummen. Extrskudde vore bra. Skippa plastpåsen i papperskorg eller byt till papper.
Jan Peter, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Denise, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Sofie, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Das ehemalige Gefängnis hat ein wunderbares Ambiente, es ist gepflegt und sauber, als wäre es erst gestern eröffnet worden
Oliver, 1-night trip with friends
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6/10 Good

Jens, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Wunderbares Hostel mit einzigartigem Charme. Die Sauberkeit der Gemeinschaftsduschen sowie der top ausgestatteten Gemeinschaftsküche war hervorragend.
4-night romance trip
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