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Mandal Hostel

Mandal Vandrerhjem, Ytre Sandgate 22, Mandal, 4514, Norway

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Overall Rating 92%

From 2 Reviews

Hostel rating (2)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 90%
Cleanliness 100%
Location 90%
Security 90%
Service 90%
Comfort 90%
Green rating 100%

Mandal - Norway's sunniest town. Stay in an old 18th century jailhouse!

  • Private
    From $80.48
10 or more people?

Mandal Hostel

Hostel Mandal

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Mandal Hostel is a unique hostel - it's a 18th century jailhouse! Stay in a cell or in dobble room and enjoy a holiday in Norway's sunniest and southernmost town.


Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 17:00 and 21:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • A discount of 10 % of rates quoted is available to members on arrival.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Garden

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car parking nearby - At or next to the hostel
  • Cycle Rental
  • Laundry Facilities
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 17 Jun to 27 Aug

From 19:00 to 21:00
From 13:00 to 21:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 90272930

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Cosy withe small houses (At or next to the hostel)
  • Furulunden walking area (Less than 500 m)
  • Sjøsanden beach (Less than 500 m)

See the full list of attractions



nette Unterkunft im alten Guard-House des ehemaligen Gefängnisses von Mandal. Sehr gut ausgestattet (Waschmaschine und Trockner), gut gelegen zum Strand (4 Gehminuten).


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Sun 11 Sep 2016

Unique location


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Wed 24 Aug 2016


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (Less than 500 m)
  • Cinema (Less than 500 m)
  • City Centre (At or next to the hostel)
  • Cycle trails
  • Golf course
  • Hiking / Walking trails (500m to 1km)
  • Local market
  • Mountainous Area
  • Museums / Art Galleries
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500 m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500 m)
  • Shopping area / Mall
  • Supermarket / Food store
Getting to us

Getting to us

Distance from Kjevik airport Kristiansand app. 60 km Distance from Sola airport Stavanger app. 190 km
The bus "Sørlandsruta" departs from Kristiansand every hour during daytime From Oslo take the bus Lavprisekspressen From Stavanger take the bus Sør-Vest ekspressen
There are boats to Stavanger and Kristiansand from Denmark
The closest train station is Marnardal but taking the train to Kristiansand and a bus from there is easier.
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball

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