The guide to the best weekend spas in Stockholm
Updated 18 Aug 2021
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.
Smådalarö GårdSmådalarö Gård, Haninge
Everything and a little more
In Summer 2021, the archipelago hotel Smådalarö Gård transformed into one of Sweden's largest spa hotels. Luxe it up with spa treatments, pools, saunas and locally-produced food next to the water. They also offer activities and live performances for a total experience.
Njuta SpaFabrikörsvägen 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.
Ellery Beach HouseElfviks Udde, Lidingö
Palm Springs vibes
Right at the far end of Lidingö, Stockholm's first "beach resort" is a glamorous getaway with a Palm Springs vibe. The spa, Coco Beach Club, has an indoor and outdoor pool, sun loungers, sauna, refreshing drinks and treatments for your face and body. You can even take a dip in the sea if you prefer.
Hotell HavsbadenHotell 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 not far from town? Hotell Havsbaden in Grisslehamn ticks all the boxes, from the seafront location and deckchairs on the terrace to a steam room and plunge pool. If you want to treat yourself to something extra special, go for their tropical experience with various spa and sauna rituals.
Rånäs SlottRånäs Slott, Rånäs
Spa weekend at the castle
With its origins in the 19th century and inspiration from Italy, Rånås Slott is a 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. Book in treatments from a range of options, including massages and facials.
Sturebadet Marina TowerSaltsjöqvarns 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.
Nynäs HavsbadStrandgårdsvägen 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.
YasuragiHamndalsvägen 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 SpaGrand Hotel Saltsjöbaden, Nacka
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.
Högberga GårdGrindstigen 5, Lidingö
This hotel and conference in Lidingö is beautifully situated with views over the entrance to Stockholm's harbour. Book in a spa weekend and visit their seaside spa with hot springs, jacuzzi, sauna and relaxation area. Treat yourself to a massage for extra pampering points.