Sweden boasts a wide variety of stays, ranging from charming countryside escapes to stylish city breaks. The majority of the country is great for families, couples, or even solo travelers, with good public transportation, easy roads to drive on, gorgeous scenery, and the dramatic and fascinating history of Vikings.
© Lydmar Hotel
The Lydmar Hotel is a lifestyle hotel that aims to keep things straightforward simple in an informal and relaxed environment. The hotel boasts a freshness in combination with a classic, contemporary look that’s neither grand nor minimalist. The staff at the Lydmar Hotel strive to provide service that is more personal in style. The Dining Room serves all-day dining, open from 7:00am until 1:00am and featuring a menu that changes with availability and the season. The kitchen at the Lydmar Hotel gets its inspiration from classic French cuisine, along with traditional Swedish cooking.
Södra Blasieholmshamnen 2, 111 48 Stockholm, Sweden, Phone: 46-8-22-31-60
© Upper House
The Upper House is a modern, small, five-star hotel in Gothenburg, Sweden, conveniently located in the heart of the city. The hotel is located on the top floors of the Gothia Tower and offers amazing views of the surrounding city, the Upper House Dining restaurant, a spa, and just over fifty luxurious guest rooms and suites. One of the main highlights of the hotel is its glass-bottom outdoor pool with one-of-a-kind views of Gothenburg. Each rooms and suite are beautifully decorated and spacious with great views. Access to the hotel’s spa and gym are complimentary with hotel stays.
Gothia Towers, Mässans gata 24, 402 26 Göteborg, Sweden, Phone: 46-3-17-08-82-00
3.Copperhill Mountain Lodge
© Copperhill Mountain Lodge
The Copperhill Mountain Lodge is located where a road ends at the summit of Förberget and is the only design hotel in Sweden found in the mountains. The hotel is made up of more 112 guest rooms, most of which are suites, as well as a gym, ski hire, bars, restaurants, a spa, and conference rooms that can accommodate up to 500 guests. Guests can enjoy one of the best spas in Europe, both small and large lounges, a Nordic menu of food produced with locally sourced ingredients, and comfortable rooms. The Copperhill Mountain Lodge also offers ski rentals.
Åre Björnen, 837 97 Åre, Phone: 46-0-64-71-43-00
4.Miss Clara by Nobis
© Miss Clara by Nobis
The Miss Clara by Nobis hotel is housed inside of one of the most influential of the Art Nouveau buildings in Stockholm. The ideal located of the hotel in the center of the city of Stockholm provides nearly endless possibilities for travelers to explore the city’s hidden corners, shopping gems, exciting bars, and great restaurants. Guest rooms vary in size, ranging from single rooms to double rooms to suites. Rooms include climate control, a full body mirror, and LED televisions that feature built-in entertainment. Bathrooms include complimentary luxury toiletries from Byredo, slippers and bathrobes, and a shower.
Sveavägen 48, 111 34 Stockholm, Phone: 46-0-84-40-67-00
© Hotel Rival
The Hotel Rival is a small boutique hotel that offers a good assortment, of lounge areas, bars, and a bistro, along with a variety of hi-tech amenities. The hotel caters to both leisure travelers and the discerning business traveler looking for something a little extra during their hotel stay, such as breakfast served all day, pillow menus, and Egyptian cotton linens. Booking direct with Hotel Rival provides guests with high-speed wireless internet, possibility of being upgraded, and other extra options. Guest room amenities include a mini bar, mini safe, an assortment of DVD, blu-ray player, smart TV, full-length mirror, and more.
Mariatorget 3, SE-118 91, Stockholm, Phone: 46-08-54-57-89-00
The Hotel Diplomat is an elegant and stylish luxury hotel located in the heart of Stockholm on Strandvägen. The 130 guest rooms and suites of that make up the hotel are distinctly Scandinavian and bright, many of which feature balconies offering great views of the harbor. Each guest room includes video-on-demand, complimentary access to internet, and Dux beds. The menu of the Hotel Diplomat’s on-site restaurant is focused on using local produce and fuses Mediterranean influences with traditional Swedish fare. Hotel Diplomate is situated in close proximity to Old Town, the Royal Castle, and the quay with ferries to the archipelago.
Strandvägen 7C 11456, Stockholm, Phone: 46-0-84-59-68-00
7.1909 Sigtuna Stadshotell
© 1909 Sigtuna Stadshotell
The 1909 Sigtuna Stadshotell is located like a gem in the heart of Sigtuna, the oldest city in Sweden. The hotel offers nearly everything guests could want, including 24-hour room service, complimentary Wi-Fi, guest rooms with views of Lake Mälaren, computers for guest use, spa services, a terrace, a restaurant, a bar, and a lounge. The small hotel is made up of twenty-six guests rooms that has been loving furnished with care and include a rather well-appointed mini bar. The Lake Mälaren bay expands out in front of the 1909 Sigtuna Stadshotell, offering a beautiful view out front.
1909 Sigtuna Stadshotell, Stora Nygatan 3, 193 30 Sigtuna, Phone: 08-59-25-01-00
8.Clarion Hotel Sense
© Clarion Hotel Sense
The Clarion Hotel Sense is considered a first-class business hotel in the center of Luleå. Just around the corner from the hotel are the range of shopping, food, entertainment, and culture of the city. The Clarion Hotel Sense is a cash-free hotel that also features a restaurant, bar, gym, and spa. The Restaurant Kitchen and Table combines the flavors of Manhattan with a rugged northern kitchen. The lobby bar is a dynamic meeting place and living room for the hotel. The spa includes a variety of amenities and services, including a seasonal sauna, foot bath, and a hot pool.
Skeppsbrogatan 34, 972 32 Luleå , Sverige, Phone: 46-9-20-45-04-50
© Nobis Hotel
The Nobis Hotel consists of just over two hundred guest rooms and strives to offer every service and convenience that both pleasure and business travelers could ever need. Located on Norrmalmstorg Square, the hotel provides a calm oasis with luxury Scandinavian design. The Nobis Hotel also is home to several restaurants, such as Caina, which serves Italian cuisine and has become a bit of a legend in Stockholm. Bine is a cosy, small indoor spot that also offers seating outdoors in the summer and offers modern European fare, while the Gold Bar is a good spot to have a drink.
Norrmalmstorg 2-4, 111 46 Stockholm, Phone: 08-6-14-10-00
© Victory Hotel
The Victory Hotel, situated near the Maritime Museum, is a four-star in the old town of Stockholm that has been welcoming guests since the year 1640. The hotel consists of forty-five guest rooms with a writing table, sitting area, coffee and tea making facilities, a safe, storage, and a choice of feather pillows and foam pillows. The Victory Hotel is only a fifteen-minute walk from the Vasa Museum, and within a short walking distance from a church, the castle, and the opera as well. A buffet breakfast is served daily, along with beverages and snacks at the wine bar.
Lilla Nygatan 5, 111 28 Stockholm, Phone: 46-08-50-64-00-00
11.BW Premier Collection Master Johan Hotel
© BW Premier Collection Master Johan Hotel
The BW Premier Collection Master Johan Hotel is a four-star hotel around a twenty-minute walk from Pildammsparken and ten-minute walk from the city center of Malmo, offering luxury guest rooms for travelers. The designer hotel is made up of sixty-nine guest rooms that include views of the garden, ironing facilities, a writing desk, a dressing room, a safe, and climate control. Bathrooms in the guest rooms feature dressing gowns, complimentary toiletries, and a shower. Breakfast is served each morning the hotel’s breakfast area. The Master Johan Hotel also contains a fitness center, and outdoor swimming pool on-site.
Mäster Johansgatan 13, 211 21 Malmö, Phone: 04-06-64-64-00
12.Clarion Hotel Wisby
© Clarion Hotel Wisby
The Clarion Hotel Wisby is made up of 212 guest rooms, a banquet hall, eight meeting rooms, the Kitchen and Table restaurant, and the Selma City Spa. Situated inside of the ring wall of Visby, the cash-free hotel boasts a unique atmosphere and history. Kitchen & Table is a bar and restaurant that serves exciting flavors within a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. Located in the heart of the oldest parts of Visby, the Clarion Hotel Wisby is just a stone’s throw away from the city’s marina. Visby is noted as one of the world’s best preserved medieval Hanseatic cities by UNESCO.
Strandgatan 662157 Visby, Sverige, Phone: 46-4-98-25-75-00
13.Sankt Jorgen Park
© Sankt Jorgen Park
The Sankt Jorgen Park hotel is a great hotel for any traveler interested in design, interior decor, and art, filled with several lovely contrasts and features a distinct international feel. Each suite and junior suite has its own name associated with the room’s decor, and all include their own private terrace. Sankt Jorgen Park is also home to four restaurants as well. The RestaurangInez & Ernst served locally produced and innovative fine dining, the Greenhouse golf restaurant offers homemade food with a twist, and the Garden Cafe serves raw-food inspired cuisine. The Bula Bar offers a great selection of drinks.
Knipplekullen 8-10, 417 49 Gothenburg, Phone: 03-13-48-40-00
© Grand Hotel
The Grand Hôtel has been a home for everyday travelers, high-profile events, and celebrities in the city of Stockholm since the year 1874. Located on one of the best location on the waterfront in the city, the hotel overlooks the old town of Stockholm, Gamla Stan and the Royal Palace. The hotel is also home to the Cadier Bar, award-winning restaurants, and the Veranda restaurant, known for its great, traditional smörgåsbord. Room service is offered daily, twenty-four hours a day. As for recreation, guests can find swimming pools and hot saunas at the Nordic Spa and Fitness Club.
Södra Blasieholmshamnen 8, 103 27 Stockholm, Phone: 0-86-79-35-00
© Stallmästaregården Hotel
The Stallmästaregården Hotel is a smaller, intimate boutique inn and hotel consists of just shy of fifty guest rooms, situated near the Royal Hagaparken, Solna, and Brunnsviken. The hotel first opened its doors to guests in 2000 and is surrounded by a tranquil and quiet environment boasting excellent scenery, while the busy pulse of the city is only a short walking distance away. The guest rooms combine both contemporary design and history, while the hotel’s on-site restaurant features a long heritage of gastronomy, emphasizing traditional cuisine with some new flavors of Sweden and decorated with warm tones.
Northgate, 113 47 Stockholm, Phone: 08-6-10-13-00
16.Kosta Boda Art Hotel
© Kosta Boda Art Hotel
The Kosta Boda Art Hotel is a hotel that full of color, designed by Kosta Boda’s world-famous designers. Many travelers come to this hotel for the glass and the art, while others come to experience the hotel’s award-winning spa. The delicious food is prepared with locally sourced ingredients and menus change based on availability of fresh ingredients and the season. The Kosta Boda Art Hotel offers nearly every level of dining option, including a bar menu, a la carte, and fine dining. Guest rooms include a minibar, slippers and bathrobes, coffee maker, hairdryer, ironing center, air-conditioning, and a safe.
556697-8804, Stora vägen 75, 365 43 Kosta, Phone: 46-0-47-83-48-30
17.Elite Plaza Hotel Goteborg
© Elite Plaza Hotel Göteborg
The Elite Plaza Hotel Göteborg is situated in a pleasant and quiet area in the center of the city of Gothenburg. The hotel consists of almost 130 guest rooms that are decorated with a style combining classic Scandinavian design and international design. Located on the city’s Västra Hamngatan, the Elite Plaza Hotel is within walking distance of numerous restaurants and shops, the Gothenburg Opera, and the Central Station. The stately palatial building that houses the hotel dates back to 1889. The Swea Wine and Dine restaurant serves Swedish cuisine with a French touch and a buffet breakfast is served daily.
Västra Hamngatan 3, 404 22 Göteborg, Phone: 46-3-17-20-40-00
18.The Lamp Hotel
© The Lamp Hotel
The Lamp Hotel is an award-winning boutique hotel with a relaxed atmosphere, slate tones, and dramatic contrasts boasting a central location in Norrköping. Located only 150 feet from Drottninggatan, the main street of Norrköping, the hotel features a garden, complimentary wireless internet, and an on-site spa. The soundproofed, modern guest rooms a the Lamp Hotel include flat screen television with cable channels and comfortable seating areas, as well as a mini bar and a Nespresso coffee maker. Bathrooms include luxury shower amenities and underfloor heating. The Lamp Restaurant is home to the largest floor lamp in Sweden and serves Swedish-Asian fusion dishes.
Hospitalsgatan 5, 602 27 Norrköping, Phone: 011-12-20-10
© Vox Hotel
The Vox Hotel includes just a little less than fifty guest rooms that range from affordable double rooms to deluxe rooms and suites with spectacular views of Lake Vättern. Located in Jönköping’s city center, the hotel benefits from a convenient location near the city’s nightlife, restaurants, shopping, and the train station. The Vox Hotel is open twenty-four hours each day with working spaces available for guests in the lounge. The on-site gym offers an amazing view for guests to enjoy while they work out, while the hotel’s restaurant offers a la carte, breakfast, and lunch.
Lantmätargränd 2, 553 20 Jönköping, Phone: 46-03-67-70-00-00
20.Clarion Collection Hotel Planetstaden
© Clarion Collection Hotel Planetstaden
The Clarion Collection Hotel Planetstaden in Lund is situated just ten minutes from the center of the city. Guests can relax and experience the art of the hotel in the relaxation area at this cash-free hotel. It’s also important to note that an evening meal, afternoon sweets, and breakfast are included each day in the rate for guest rooms. The on-site gym sports wonderful views of the colony gardens and includes machines for both strength and cardio fitness. There is also a sauna bath. The library provides a quiet place to sit, relax, and read a good book.
Dalbyvägen 3822460 Lund, Phone: 46-4-62-80-01-00
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Located in the center of Stockholm city, the Hotel Skeppsholmen is housed within a historic house built back in the year 1699 and has become a haven for the senses with a quiet and beautiful location along the edge of the water, created with a consistent Swedish concept in fashion, music, design, and food. The Hotel Skeppsholmen consists of seventy-eight guest rooms, meeting rooms, a bar and restaurant, and banquet rooms for both small and large parties. Guest room amenities include complimentary toiletries from Byredo and mini bars with snacks and drinks. Restaurant Långa Raden serves seasonal, contemporary Swedish dishes.
Green passage 1, Box 1616, 111 86 Stockholm, Phone: 46-84-07-23-00
22.Clarion Hotel Orebro
© Clarion Hotel Örebro
The Clarion Hotel Örebro is situated on the city of Örebro’s restaurant square Kungsgatan, just three hundred meters from the castle and just a short walking distance away from the historic Wadköping. Many of the city’s cultural offerings, shopping, and restaurants are located just around the corner from the Clarion Hotel Örebro. The cash-free hotel includes 136 guest rooms decorated in a variety of interior styles, varying from daring modern styles to classic elegance. There also several accessible guest rooms designed to be wheelchair accessible. The Kitchen & Table restaurant serves New York inspired food made with local ingredients.
Kungsgatan 1470211 Örebro, Phone: 46-1-96-70-67-00
23.Quality Hotel Friends
© Quality Hotel Friends
The Quality Hotel Friends is a cash-free hotel conveniently located next to the Mall of Scandinavia and the Friends Arena. Along with acting as an event hotel conducting small and large conferences, the hotel also strives to be the living room of Arenastaden, a vibrant and cozy meeting place. The In Between restaurant serves a daily buffet breakfast, the Brasserie X offers dinner on the hotel’s 25th floor, and the Bar X offers an assortment of drinks in the lobby. Room amenities at the Quality Hotels Friends include breakfast, tea and coffee making facilities, complimentary toiletries, and free Wi-Fi.
Råsta Strandväg 1169 56 Solna, Phone: 46-87-05-70-00
24.Mayfair Hotel Tunneln, Sweden Hotels
© Mayfair Hotel Tunneln, Sweden Hotels
The Mayfair Hotel Tunneln is conveniently located in the center of Malmö and has been there for more than one hundred years. The building’s cozy cellar vaults, however, date back all the way to the year 1307 and now serve as an area where a daily buffet breakfast is served. Breakfast hours vary with the season. The award-winning hotel consists of uniquely decorated guest rooms with modern comforts in a classic style. All guest rooms include complimentary wireless internet, as do the conference rooms and lobby as well. Rooms also include a hairdryer, luggage bench, cable television, and en-suite bathroom.
Adelgatan 4, 211 22 Malmö, Phone: 46-40-10-16-20
© Avalon Hotel
The Avalon Hotel is located in the heart of Gothenburg, boasting a central location near plenty of nightlife, entertainment, culture, and shopping. Consisting of 101 rooms, guests can choose from a variety of accommodation types, including Standard, Moderate, Superior, Deluxe, Suite, and Presidential Suite. The Avalon Hotel is feng shui-certified hotel in which sound, scent, light, and furnishing all have a major role. The hotel’s location and architecture characterize its ambiance to a significant degree. Guests also have access to the terrace during the summer season, providing a great outdoor experience in an urban environment.
Kungstorget 9, 411 17 Göteborg, Phone: 46-03-17-51-02-00
25 Best Sweden Hotels
- Lydmar Hotel, Photo: Lydmar Hotel
- Upper House, Photo: Upper House
- Copperhill Mountain Lodge, Photo: Copperhill Mountain Lodge
- Miss Clara by Nobis, Photo: Miss Clara by Nobis
- Hotel Rival, Photo: Hotel Rival
- Hotel Diplomat, Photo: travelguide/stock.adobe.com
- 1909 Sigtuna Stadshotell, Photo: 1909 Sigtuna Stadshotell
- Clarion Hotel Sense, Photo: Clarion Hotel Sense
- Nobis Hotel, Photo: Nobis Hotel
- Victory Hotel, Photo: Victory Hotel
- BW Premier Collection Master Johan Hotel, Photo: BW Premier Collection Master Johan Hotel
- Clarion Hotel Wisby, Photo: Clarion Hotel Wisby
- Sankt Jorgen Park, Photo: Sankt Jorgen Park
- Grand Hotel, Photo: Grand Hotel
- Stallmästaregården Hotel, Photo: Stallmästaregården Hotel
- Kosta Boda Art Hotel, Photo: Kosta Boda Art Hotel
- Elite Plaza Hotel Goteborg, Photo: Elite Plaza Hotel Göteborg
- The Lamp Hotel, Photo: The Lamp Hotel
- Vox Hotel, Photo: Vox Hotel
- Clarion Collection Hotel Planetstaden, Photo: Clarion Collection Hotel Planetstaden
- Hotel Skeppsholmen, Photo: Marina Marr/stock.adobe.com
- Clarion Hotel Orebro, Photo: Clarion Hotel Örebro
- Quality Hotel Friends, Photo: Quality Hotel Friends
- Mayfair Hotel Tunneln, Sweden Hotels, Photo: Mayfair Hotel Tunneln, Sweden Hotels
- Avalon Hotel, Photo: Avalon Hotel
- Cover Photo: DmitriK/stock.adobe.com