Hostel | Kanalmagasinet Hostel lies in the village of Mem. The house was built by King Karl XIV Johan to hold festivities during the opening of the Göta Canal. The first lock along the Göta Canal is at Mem at the portal of the St. Anna archipelago.
Mem offers many activities to choose from. Take a bike ride along the canal to Söderköping, ramble through the forests around Mem, or take a refreshing dip in the sea. Further away, yet still close, you find shopping in Norrköping, challenging and attractive golf courses, and exciting Kolmården with its zoo and other activities for young and old.
Kanalmagasinet was built at the beginning of the 19th century by King Karl XIV Johan. It was built to hold festivities during the opening of the Göta Canal, and the opening banquet was held here in 1832. After this, Kanalmagasinet was used as a warehouse by various companies. Even now, it is easy to visualise the warehouse in use as rural storage, despite it having been rebuilt to suit the current operations.