The guide to the best hotels in Stockholm

Whether you are a tourist in Stockholm or inveterate local urbanite, a night at a hotel will do anyone good. Being a tourist in your own city is actually not as silly as it may sound. Take a weekend off to pamper yourself and a loved one at a great hotel in Stockholm. Why not relax at a spa, enjoy some wining and dining or shopping? Whilst you are at it - take the opportunity to better acquaint yourself with some of the sights. We have created this guide to the best hotels in Stockholm to help you decide where to stay.

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Hotel Diplomat: Central location with beautiful harbour views
With its prestigious address and scenic views, the reason as to why Hotel Diplomat is one of the city’s best is pretty self-explanatory. The elegant Art Nouveau interior is enhanced through carefully curated collection of fine art. The hotel’s popular restaurant T/Bar is the ultimate place for people watching and is frequented by locals and tourists alike.
Price: Double room from about 2 750 SEK
More information: Hotel Diplomat, Strandvägen 7c, Östermalm


Sheraton Stockholm Hotel: Classic waterfront luxury
Sheraton Hotel is located opposite the Town Hall upon one of the city’s less known waterfronts. With its dedication to quality and service the hotel’s 500 ultramodern rooms, spread out over eight floors, are among the largest in town. Choose between a room overlooking Stockholm’s inlet or courtyard views. The restaurant, ThreeSixty, serves an international cuisine. The conference floor has a capacity for over 600 people.
Price: From 1 850 SEK per night
More information: Sheraton Stockholm Hotel, Tegelbacken 6, City

Sheraton Stockholm Hotel

Clarion Hotel Stockholm: One of the largest hotels in the city
Clarion Hotel Stockholm is hard to miss with its close proximity to Eriksdal’s lush embankment. The stately glass-covered hotel offers conference facilities, a spa, cocktail bar and restaurant. Södermalm’s bohemian flare is reflected in the varied audience that attend the many live shows, gallery openings and events hosted by Clarion. Enjoy a drink at the Upstairs Bar, which boasts ambitious cocktails and a beautiful roof terrace oc visit Elements Spa for a moment’s relaxation.
Price: From 800 SEK per night
More information: Clarion Hotel Stockholm, Ringvägen 98, Södermalm

Clarion Hotel Stockholm

Clarion Hotel Sign: Centrally located
Norra Bantorget has received a modern reworking, partially thanks to Clarion Hotel. In addition to the well-designed rooms with Dux beds, flat screen TVs and free Wi-Fi, there is also a cool sky-bar. Enjoy the panoramic views at the renowned Selma rooftop spa with its heated pool, sauna and fitness centre. Do not miss the critically acclaimed restaurant, American Table run by celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson.
Price: From 800 SEK per night
More information: Clarion Hotel Sign, Östra Järnvägsgatan 35, City

Clarion Hotel Sign

Story Hotel: On-trend boutique-hotel vibes
Story hotel is a boho-chic boutique-style hotel designed for modern business and leisure travellers who prefer Wi-Fi, organic sheets and self check-in, as opposed to the traditional hotel experience. Expect smart functionality combined with contemporary downtown NYC aesthetics. Choose between a central city location and suburban tranquillity with a short commute.
Price: Double room from about 900 SEK
More information: Story Hotel Riddargatan, Riddargatan 6, Östermalm
More information: Story Hotel Signalfabriken, Torget 1, Sundbyberg

Story Hotel Riddargatan & Signalfabriken

HTL Kungsgatan: Modern functionality
With emphasis on quality this hotel, smack in the middle of the city offers the urbane traveller the complete package. Based on the philosophy that guests should not pay for what they do not need every square meter is fully utilised with functional, yet stylish solutions. The generous lounge area with free WI-FI is perfect for both work and pleasure.
Price: From 800 SEK per night
More information: HTL Kungsgatan, Kungsgatan 53, City

HTL Kungsgatan

Hotel J Nacka Strand: Scenic views
With breath-taking views over Stockholm’s inlet and Nacka Strand’s harbour, Hotel J blends classic Newport inspirations with modern functionality. Any urbanite will appreciate the mere 10-minute commute from the city centre. Apart from its New England aesthetics and generous hotel breakfast, the hotel’s Restaurant J is also a popular destination for its brasserie-style cuisine and waterfront terrace.
Price: From 1 350 SEK per night
More information: Hotel J Nacka Strand, Ellensviksvägen 1, Nacka

Hotel J Nacka Strand

Nobis Hotel: Contemporary luxury hotel
Choose this contemporary 5-star boutique hotel for its pared-back elegance. Expect the typical luxury hotel offerings such as 24/7 services, prestigious address and lavish interior. Its critically acclaimed restaurants and glamorous bar further enhance the lively atmosphere.
Price: From 1 450 SEK per night
More information: Nobis Hotel, Norrmalmstorg 2-4, Östermalm

Grand Hôtel: A contemporary classic
Grand Hotel is a real gem. Despite its prestigious history and address, Grand Hotel fuses tradition with timeless elegance for a distinctly modern approach. Its renowned restaurant Matbaren is well worth a visit and has received two Michelin stars.
Price: From 2550 SEK per night
More information: Grand Hôtel Stockholm, Södra Blasieholmshamnen 8, City

Ett Hem: The home of rock stars and businessmen alike
Ett Hem offers perhaps the most exclusive and intimate hotel experience in Stockholm – hence the name: A Home. This redesigned early-1900’s townhouse with its twelve beautifully decorated rooms is complete with a library, gym and courtyard garden with an orangery. Guests are made to feel like family members so the worst part is that you will never want to leave…
Price: From 3 800 SEK per night
More information: Ett Hem, Sköldungagatan 2, Östermalm

Courtyard by Marriott Stockholm: Spacious rooms and panoramic views
Located in Fridhemsplan, Courtyard Hotel has impressive views over Rålambshovsparken. The Scandinavian influences are apparent in the decor, which combines birch and shades of turquoise and white. The 278 rooms are some of the largest in the city (minimum 26 m2). Be sure to check out its uber-cool restaurant, Björk Bar och Grill.
Price: From 1650 SEK per night
More information: Courtyard by Marriott Stockholm, Rålambshovsleden 50, Kungsholmen


Berns Hotel: Renowned boutique hotel
Berns Hotel is located in close proximity to Stureplan’s nightlife, with a large selection of restaurants, shops and boutiques just around the corner. Additional amenities include a glamorous restaurant, large stage and popular nightclub. The hotel has received numerous awards, and has been nominated Stockholm's best boutique hotel. Each room is unique and characterized by its own aesthetic. Classic Svenskt Tenn-style influences the decor and the walls are adorned with works of art.
Price: From 1 450 SEK per night
More information: Berns Hotel, Berzelii Park, City

Lydmar Hotel: Intimate yet unique
Lydmar Hotel's intimate and familiar décor enables guests to feel very much at home. All rooms are unique, accompanied by a small lounge area on each floor. The living room-style restaurant adorned with photo art and comfortable sofas is relaxed and unpretentious.
Price: From 3 000 SEK per night
More information: Lydmar Hotel, Södra Blaiseholmshamnen 2, City

Fredriksborg: Charming fortress-turned-hotel
This historic fortress-cum-hotel is beautifully located on the northern tip of Värmdö. The fortress has been thoroughly renovated to provide guests with the utmost comfort and unbeatable sea views. There are a dozen rooms each with a unique and distinctive décor. Fredriksborg also houses a restaurant offering a classic à la Carte menu and a quaint orangery where guests can enjoy coffee.
Price: From 2 700 SEK per night
More information: Fredriksborg Hotell & Restaurang, Fredriksborgsvägen 17, Värmdö

Fredriksborg Hotell & Restaurang

Djurönäset: The ultimate city-escape
Djurönäset is located just 45-minutes away by car from the city. Soak up the beautiful nautical-inspired environment and make the most out of the amenities offered. The renovated rooms pay homage to sleek Scandinavian minimalism through the use of wood and granite. The hotel’s dedication to the environment and sustainable practices is emphasised through its multiple eco-certifications.
Price: From 2 250 SEK per night
More information: Djurönäset, Seregårdsvägen 1, Djurhamn


Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel: Smack in the middle of the city
This ultramodern hotel is located in close proximity to public transportation, shopping and restaurants. Renowned for its large event and conference facilities, impeccable service and high-quality rooms. The hotel won "TripAdvisor Traveller's Choice" in 2013.
Price: From 1 300 SEK per night
More information: Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, Nils Ericsons Plan 4, City

Siggesta Gård: Charmingly rustic
Siggesta Gård, a refurbished barn from the 1800's is perfect for your next event or weekend escape. The rustic decor combines exposed wooden rafters; Moroccan tiles and fur to create an elegant yet relaxed vibe. Enjoy the abundance of activities on offer, or just relax and enjoy the countryside respite.
Price: From 1 250 kr / adult
More information:
Siggesta Gård, Siggersta Gård, Värmdö

Siggesta Gård

Rica Hotel Gamla Stan: Amidst cobblestone streets
Rica is a quaint and charming hotel at an affordable pricing point. Located amongst the cobblestone alleyways and historic buildings of Gamla Stan - complete with shiny parquet floors, antique furniture and paintings.
Price: From 1 400 SEK per night
More information: Rica Hotel Gamla Stan, Lilla Nygatan 25, Gamla Stan

Hotel Rival: Art-Deco style
Hotel Rival is a modern boutique hotel located by bustling Mariatorget in Södermalm. The art-deco influences are apparent throughout the hotel with red velvet trimmings and shiny brass detailing. The Rival Bar & Bistro is a popular watering hole. Event and conference facilities are also available.
Price: From 1300 SEK per night
More information: Hotel Rival, Mariatorget 3, Södermalm

Hotel Skeppsholmen: A city oasis
Hotel Skeppsholmen is the product of an architectural revamping of a historic building from 1699. Comfort and harmony is emphasised blending timeless elegance with modern sensibilities. During the summer months the lush island is true city oasis. The hotel’s restaurant Långa Raden is bound to tickle your fancy.
Price: From 1 400 SEK per night
More information: Hotel Skeppsholmen, Gröna Gången 1, Skeppsholmen, City

Scandic Grand Central: A piece of history
Scandic Grand Central is located in a beautiful 130-year-old building. The hotel boasts of 391 rooms, characterised by the old-meets-new influences. Designed to be a multi-functioning melting pot for tourists and locals alike with extensive conference and entertainment facilities. The onsite restaurant, Teaterbrasseriet serves traditional Swedish fare.
Price: From 1 000 SEK per night
More information: Scandic Grand Central, Kungsgatan 70, City

Nordic Light Hotel: Graphic photo art
Nordic Light Hotel has a clear niche and the city's influence on the decor is apparent - graphic photomurals depicting the cityscape adorn the walls. The rooms are small yet functional in par with the overall aesthetic. The hotel’s bar is a close-to-home alternative to The Icehotel in Jukkasjarvi.
Price: From 800 SEK per night
More information: Nordic Light Hotel, Vasaplan 7, City

Villa Källhagen Hotell: An inner-city country respite
Escape the bustling city and opt for peaceful tranquillity only moments away from Strandvägen by foot or boat. The décor is influenced by nature and the seasons, blending timeless elegance with modern sustainability practices. With ample conference facilities and charming restaurant, the hotel caters to leisure and business travellers alike.
Price: From 1 250 SEK per night
More information: Villa Källhagen Hotel, Djurgårdsbrunnsvägen 10, Gärdet

Hotel Sven Vintappare: Rustic atmosphere
The charming Hotel Sven Vintappare is tucked away in one of Gamla Stan’s characteristic alleyways - complete with creaking stairs, romantic nooks and cosy atmosphere. Ambiance is key and the light open-plan rooms are adorned with ornate details to balance the rustic charm. The staff is friendly and breakfast is included.
Price: From 1 800 SEK per night
More information: Hotel Sven Vintappare, Sven Vintappares Gränd 3, Gamla Stan

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