Hotel Gamla Fängelset in Umeå
Hotell Gamla Fängelset is not only a youth hostel but also a one-star hotel. The prison opened in 1861 and was the state prison until 1981. The building was renovated in 2007 and today it has 23 single rooms, one double room and two family rooms with up to five beds. It also have a conference room that you can rent for meetings and festivities that holds up to 35 people.
The hotel has plenty of toilets and showers on each floor. The guest have access to wireless internet, TV, handicap elevator and a big well equipped kitchen. The hotel is close to the center of the city, university and the hospital.
During the summer we have different cultural arrangement in the courtyard.
In one of the connecting buildings there is a café where you can eat breakfast, lunch and dinner.