The Grand Hotel Stockholm is Scandinavia's leading hotel and a much appreciated international meeting-place. Staying here is an experience beyond the ordinary. The hotel opened in 1874 and has a long and fascinating history. The rooms and interiors are unique, as is the hotel's location in the centre of Stockholm. The Veranda is a popular restaurant in Stockholm with a wonderful view over the harbour, Old Town and Royal Palace. The Veranda serves breakfast, lunch and dinner every day of the year. The Cadier Bar is an international cocktail bar named after the founder Regis Cadier. In the relaxed environment, experienced bartenders serve drinks from every corner of the world. The Restaurant Mathias Dahlgren is an exclusive à la carte restaurant which offers two different dining experiences which complement each other through the dual concept of ”Matsalen” (The Dining Room) and ”Matbaren” (The Food Bar). Breakfast is served from 07:00 to 11:00am. The exclusive and modern health club has a relaxation lounge, the latest exercise and fitness equipment and a café. It is a good place to round off an action packed day, or to prepare for one. The Premium rooms are spacious luxury rooms with all the facilities and amenities travellers have come to expect of a first class accommodation. All these delightful rooms are individually designed and generous in size, starting from 30 sqm. These rooms are availiable with a glorious view over Stockholm's waterfront and/or the Royal Palace or quietly facing a courtyard or side street. They come equipped with all the amenities needed and are fitted with a bathroom with shower, bathtub, bathrobe and slippers. For added convenience, guests will receive complimentary entrance to the health club, high-speed internet access and a newspaper in the morning.The standard 'classic' rooms are small in size and vary in shape. They are in exceptional condition, a blend of modern and antique furnishings and a combination of elegance. The bathrooms are in very good condition.Important places near the hotel: situated in the heart of Stockholm.The best shopping streets are but a few min walk awy, as are theaters, galleries and museums.Nearest Airport: 45 min by bus or taxi to Arlanda International Airport (45km). Nearest station/ metro: 1,5 km (10 min) by bus ortaxi to Stockholm Central railway station.The hotel was built at the end of the 19th century and the building is representative of the splendour of this era.The lobby is large with a high ceiling and antique furnishings in a classic elegant style. All furnishings in the lobby, from the seating to the pictures to the ancient books could be described as works of art.The French dining room serves French cuisine, and is of very high standard, both in regards to the food and the ambience. The other restaurant serves a Swedish buffet smorgasbord and the food is excellent. It has a stunning view overlooking the harbour. The general ambience is business like.