The guide to the best weekend spas in Stockholm
Updated 8 Jan 2020
Can't get enough of peaceful breaks and gorgeous spa treatments? Then perhaps it's time for a weekend at a spa in Stockholm. The city is full of calming spas perfect for relaxing and rebalancing. In this guide we list spa weekends far from the madding crowd, where you can get both reinvigorating spa experiences and overnight accommodation. Among our recommendations you'll find everything from massage and body treatments to yoga and Turkish baths in harmonious settings. The guide gives you Stockholm's best weekend spas.
Brunkebergstorg 9, Norrmalm/City
City centre oasis
Check in to Downtown Camper by Scandic on Brunkebergstorg in the heart of town and treat yourself to an entire weekend of wellbeing in The Nest, the hotel's wellness centre at the top of the building. Admire the view over the Old Town from the year-round rooftop pool, take a sauna and order some healthy snacks and drinks from the roofbar.
Ringvägen 98, Skanstull/Södermalm
Relax in Södermalm
Elements Spa is a modern and popular spa at the Clarion Hotel Stockholm where you can recharge your batteries with treatments, yoga classes and relaxation in the pool, sauna and relaxation area. Hotel guests and day visitors alike in need of a de-stressing day out are welcome.
Fabrikörsvägen 16, Nacka
Wonderful home from home experience
Why go for a clinical, minimalist spa experience when you can relax in really cosy surroundings? In a green wooden turn of the century villa overlooking the entrance to the Stockholm archipelago, Njuta Spa combines exclusive spa and clinic treatments in a pleasantly homely environment. Try out a spa weekend package including treatments and overnight accommodation at the nearby Hotel J. Nourishment for both body and soul.
Sparadiset opened in 2017 in Fågelbrohus out on Värmdö in the Stockholm archipelago, and at Krusenbergs Herrgård outside Uppsala. In beautiful natural surroundings, they offer relaxing treatments, among them deep massage, facial treatments and luxury treatments. Ramp up the luxe factor still further by booking a whole weekend at one of the hotels.
Hotell Havsbaden i Grisslehamn
Leave the city and recharge your batteries
What could be more beneficial than leaving town after a long working week and treating yourself to a hotel and spa on a rocky cliff that feels far away from everything but is actually quite close... Hotell Havsbaden in Grisslehamn ticks all the boxes, from the seafront location and deckchairs on the terrace to a steam room and plunge pool. Total relaxation before it's time to return to everyday life with renewed energy.
Rånäs Slott, Rånäs
A real treat in castle surroundings
With its origins in the 19th century and inspiration from Italy, Rånås Slott is a gorgeous dream of a spa for any stressed-out city dweller. Enjoy a regally relaxing spa weekend in castle surroundings just outside the city, with a lakeside sauna and outdoor jacuzzi. Don't miss a massage with hot lava stones, or a cleansing whole body peeling treatment.
Sturebadet Marina Tower
Saltsjöqvarns kaj 25, Nacka
Rebalance at a modern hamam
Turkish baths and healthy rebalancing await you out in Nacka in the historic Saltsjökvarn building which is home to Sturebadet's sister spa. A modern hamam with invigorating treatments and exclusive curative tretaments on the menu. Anyone needing an extra dose of peace and relaxation should go for a spa package which includes a whole weekend with couples treatments, breakfast buffet and luxurious hamam experiences.
Strandgårdsvägen 9, Nynäshamn
Spa bliss among the islands
A spa and hotel oasis with a wonderful archipelago feel among the rocky islands "right on your doorstep". Jump on the commuter train and wash away the stress of big city life with treatments and bathing, or why not spend the night in the seaside pavilion for a complete experience full of spa bliss in island surroundings.
Hamndalsvägen 6, Nacka
Recently renovated and award winning
Yasuragi has been a popular option for many years for anyone wanting to check in to a Japanese spa. A place for relaxation and wellbeing, complete with hotel rooms, restaurants and conference facilities, the spa has a stunning waterfront location in Saltsjö-Boo just outside the city. Yasuragi was extensively renovated in 2019 and in the same year it was named Sweden's Best Spa at the World Spa Awards in Dubai.
Grand Hotel Saltsjöbaden, Nacka
Historic relaxation at the Grand Hotel in Saltsjöbaden
The Grand Hotel in Saltsjöbaden has a day spa as well as "weekend de luxe" packages including free entry to the spa. De-stress in the spa of this historic hotel with treatments, sauna and jacuzzi while you gaze out over the waters of Baggensfjärden. One of Stockholm's most luxurious options spa-wise.