Europe Travel: Best Money-Saving Tips
Courtesy of Scandic Hotels
Worthwhile European Chain Hotel: Scandic
Where to Find Them: 160 properties in Scandinavia and northern Europe
The Profile: Everything’s included: organic buffet breakfasts, fair-trade coffee, Wi-Fi—plus access to well-equipped gyms and kids’ play areas.
Hot Property: With its fresh, modern style, plus a photo booth in the lobby and record players in the suites, Stockholm’s Scandic Grand Central raised the bar when it opened in September. scandichotels.com; doubles from $220.