Book your conference in a unique environment! A different place to hold meetings,
courses and trainings. Centrally located in Umeå near the Ume River.
Hold your meeting in Umeå´s county prison from 1861, centrally located in beautiful
surroundings. Hotell Gamla Fängelset has one conference room for up to 38 people and
can be used for meetings, training sessions, as exhibition hall, memorial and family
anniversaries. The beautiful gallery outside the cells is ideal for workshops, exhibitions, coffee breaks
The hotel cooperates with catering companies and nearby restaurants for conference lunches and dinners. The old courthouse next to the prison is now a restaurant, – Zillers Brasserie
Read more here. In the prison yard there is plenty of space to “release the prisoners” and organize different activities – we will assist and offer various things to do upon request!
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The hotel has 27 rooms and 43 beds; single and 2-bed cells, double and 4-bed rooms
and a separate annex located in the prison yard. Extra beds are available. There are
fresh shared showers and toilets (women/men/accessible) on both floors. The hotel has
an elevator from the ground floor and also between both floors.
The annex has two double rooms with shower/toilet (accessible) and a kitchenette with refrigerator and microwave.Rent the whole prison for your group! An affordable option for effective meetings. The hotel staff take care of all associated services.