Hotels in Stockholm
Stockholm hotels exhibit the minimalist Scandinavian flair that has made IKEA the most successful furniture company in the world. Elegantly designed buildings line the street and coast throughout the city. Stockholm is known for having expensively priced accommodations, but if you plan your trip right, you can take advantage of some great deals. One of the great summertime bargains is the “Stockholm Package,” an exclusive deal for one night’s stay in a hotel and comes with breakfast the next morning. With the booking tourists will receive the Stockhomskortel, also known as the Stockholm Card.
Some of the most beautiful hotels in Stockholm to choose from includes the Columbus Hotel.From Best Western, this hotel offers luxury accommodation at a budget price. Frequently cited as one of the best hotels in Stockholm; the Rival Hotel is an award-winning luxury resort, with tons of extras. Grand Hotel is a Beaux Arts masterpiece that offers luxury accommodation right in the center of town.
Hotel Stureplan is another hotel located right in the middle of the city and is luxury and affordability all wrapped up into one. With over 200 rooms available, they will make your vacation one to remember. True to its name, the Diplomat Hote is a Stockholm hotel that screams elegance and refinement from the moment you walk into beautifully appointed lobby to when you rest your head on 1000-count sheets in the lavish suites.
Housed in a former tobacco and clothing factory in the hip island neighborhood of Södermalm, this small and peaceful hotel offers a complimentary breakfast of homemade yogurt and knäckerbröd (crispy bread).
The Icebar Nordic Sea Hotel is centrally located; it's within walking distance to the Arlanda Express train and Central Station and a short drive to the airport.
The country behind Ikea brings a similarly streamlined aesthetic to the affordable hotel chain Clarion. Designed by Gert Wingårdh, this outpost has an exterior that features noiseproof granite facing the railroad and sheer glass fronting lovely Norra Bantorget park.
Overlooking the Nacka Strand channel, Hotel J is reminiscent of a Newport hotel and yacht club with a nautical theme that fills the 158 rooms. Each has white panelling, blue-and-white striped and starred fabrics, red accents, and blond wood.
The Loka Brunn hotel is located in a restorative landscape of forest, lakes, and purported healing waters.
Imagine if Brooks Brothers decided to open a stylish, hip new hotel for young execs. It hasn’t. But that’s where Hotel Lydmar enters, stage right. The boutique hotel (opened October 2008) near the National Museum projects coolness without all the nightclub hoopla and black T-shirts.
Originally established more than three centuries ago, the Grythyttan Inn is located in a small village
Entrepreneur Oscar Diös is redefining the term airport hotel with this hotel housed in a revamped 747-200 parked at the entrance to Arlanda International Airport.
The Scandic Anglais hotel is centrally located beside the Humlegården park, just a five-minute walk from Stureplan. The lobby is almost entirely white, with clean-lined sofas and a handful of contemporary art installations. Similarly styled, the 230 guest rooms are designed in a black and white p
Despite a color palette seemingly inspired by the Nordic winter (slate gray; stark white; deep brown), the latest hotel in Stockholm’s central square is far from icy.
Adjoining the Mariatorget Square, Hotel Rival is designed as a 1930s Art Deco cinema. The 700 seat theater hosts fashion shows, concerts, and film screeings; recent concerts include Elvis Costello and Henry Rollins.
Although it’s named after the man who founded Stockholm in the 13th century, the Hotel Birger Jarl is all about modern design.
When he was a photojournalist, Per Hellsten dreaded missing calls while in the shower. Now as owner of the Rex Hotel, he has eliminated that frustration by installing phones—along with heated ?oors and towel racks—in the gray Karystos-stone bathrooms of this 1866 building on a quiet street.
The high-tech hotel incorporates efficiency in its design: the futuristic lobby lounge (white walls; podlike tables and chairs) is heated with renewable energy, and some bedrooms have colorful mood lighting by way of energy-saving bulbs.
C/O Stockholm, located in the historic neighborhood of Sodermalm, is a booking agency for apartments, hotels, and bed and breakfasts.