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Top tips for finding Stockholm hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Stockholm, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Stockholm in October and March.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Stockholm if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Stockholm accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Stockholm found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $40, while the most expensive was $283.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Stockholm for 3 days.
Five stars abound in Sweden’s capital, where you can stay in luxury and comfort in some of Stockholm’s most fashionable districts. At the top end of the scale, you have Ett Hem (‘Home’ in Swedish), an intimate boutique hotel set inside a redbrick townhouse in the upmarket Östermalm neighbourhood. For quintessential Scandi style, try Hotel At Six, a design and art hotel in central Stockholm set inside a former bank.
Couples will find charming boutique hotels and guesthouses tucked along the cobbled streets of Gamla Stan, Stockholm’s Old Town. Many are inside historic buildings, such as the Lord Nelson Hotel, which does credit to its naval theme by decking its rooms out with nautical antiques.
When it comes to midrange hotels, Stockholm has a number of reputable international chains that regularly score among the city’s top 10 business hotels. These include the minimalist-looking Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel in Norrmalm and the Hilton Stockholm Slussen in trendy Södermalm.
The trick for booking cheap hotels in Stockholm is to snap them up way ahead of everyone else, or to travel outside of the peak summer months of June, July and August. Failing that, budget hotels and hostels are found in up-and-coming neighbourhoods like the north-central Vasastan, an artsy area popular with students, or the hipster haven of Hornstull on the western tip of the Södermalm archipelago.
For a unique hotel experience, why not stay on a boat? Soak up sunset views from the deck of a steamship at the Loginn Hotel, which floats in a central position on the Söder Mälarstrand. Or, if it’s a hostel with a twist that you’re after, step onboard the Stf Af Chapman & Skeppsholmen, housed inside an old trading ship overlooking the Old Town.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Stockholm
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The most popular neighborhoods amongst KAYAK users are Södermalm and Älvsjö. Hotels in walking-distance from Stockholms Centralstation are also very sought-after.
Travelers who like staying near Stockholms Centralstation recommend Clarion Hotel Amaranten, Hotel Kungsträdgården and Radisson Blu Royal Viking Hotel, Stockholm.
The average price of a double room in Stockholm is $173, but it varies considerably depending on location, facilities, and seasonality. In the last 3 days, KAYAK users have found double rooms for as cheap as $14.
Situated between Terminals 4 and 5 of Arlanda airport, you can’t get a better location than the Clarion Hotel Arlanda Airport, with views of the runway from its heated rooftop pool. The Radisson Blu Arlandia Hotel is almost as close, with stylish, soundproofed rooms just minutes from the airport and a free shuttle bus that goes to all terminals.
Hotels near Stockholm Central Station tend to be clustered in the district of Norrmalm, although you can also choose to stay across the river in Gamla Stan or in the more affordable Kungsholmen neighbourhood. Popular picks include the Radisson Blue Royal Viking Hotel, just a two-minute walk from the station, and the quirkily designed Hotel C Stockholm.
The revitalising spa at the prestigious Grand Hôtel Stockholm is a perfect homage to Nordic bathing culture, with Swedish massages, cold-water plunges and a traditional pine sauna. Meanwhile, the trendy rooftop spa at Downtown Camper by Scandic offers a more sociable experience, with a year-round heated pool, juice bar and yoga classes overlooking the city skyline.
The Vasastan neighbourhood has a friendly, local feel, with plenty of cafés, parks and budget hotels to recoup in after a day of sightseeing. Recommended for families with older children is the island of Djurgården, packed with family-friendly activities including Gröna Lund amusement park and ABBA: The Museum.
Hotels near Sweden’s national football stadium are found in the outer suburb of Solna, north of the city centre. These include the budget-friendly Quality Hotel Friends, with thoughtful design touches and a 25th-floor brasserie sporting views of the stadium, or the Winery Hotel, which offers a chic boutique look and a cool rooftop wine bar overlooking green parkland.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Stockholm districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Stockholm city center.
Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.
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