Hostel

Kalmar Sjömanshem hostel is located in the city center of Kalmar only three minutes from the beach called “Kattrumpan” and provides a good and affordable accommodation with self-catering in our newly renovated and well-equipped guest kitchen. Some showers and toilets are also newly renovated. During the wintertime students from Kalmar Maritime Academy lives at the seaman home and during summertime the apartments are available for rental.

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Kalmar is a beautiful city which comes to life during summer with live music and theater. The city is beautifully located by the sea, close to the island Öland which is also a popular place to visit.

Kalmar hostel offer rooms in different sizes that are divided into two categories, with and without shower and toilet in the room. Showers and toilets are located close to the rooms if one choose a room without it. All rooms are non-smoking, pet-free and not adapted for wheelchair.

You can bring your own sheets and towels or rent it from us. We warmly welcome our guests to make their own breakfast in the newly renovated guest kitchen and eat in our lovely garden. For those who wish can also choose to dine out at nearby cafes and restaurants.

In the garden there is plenty of room for games that you can borrow from us. Barbecues and accessories are also available to borrow.

There are parking spaces for a fee. It costs 7 SEK/hour from Monday to Friday between 9:00 and 18:00 (or 30 SEK/day). Weekend: no fee.

The reception is open between 9:00 to 13:00, 14:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday and from 10:00 to 17:00 Saturday and Sunday. Check in between 15:00-18:00 and check out before 11:00 if nothing else is agreed.

A warm welcome!