Whether you’ve been together for 5 months or 5 years, there’s nothing like new experiences together to create memories to fall in love again and again. A place of undeniable beauty, Stockholm is a romantic dream! Gorgeously located between Lake Malaren and the Baltic Sea, the city is built on 14 picturesque islands, each with its own special character.
In a city where modern and medieval architecture mingle among meandering waterways and lush green spaces, lovers will enjoy intimate walks through the pristine port or the winding streets of old town.
Whether you are looking for a random weekend getaway, or somewhere special to celebrate your anniversary – here are top 5 most romantic hotels to stay at in the Swedish capital.
It’s a a place where the Stockholm archipelago meets a friendly small town; a place to enjoy the bright sunrises and romantic starry nights. This small and privately owned hotel is situated in picturesque Vaxholm in the Stockholm archipelago, offering fabulous views of the Vaxholmsfjärden Bay and Kastellet Fortress.
Stay in one of 42 guestrooms with private bathrooms with showers. Waxholms Hotell’s restaurant has a spectacular view of the waterfront and the passing boats. Vaxholm fortress and Bogesund Castle are worth a visit.
Fredriksborg Hotell & RestaurangSituated just 20 minutes from the centre of Stockholm Fredriksborg is ideal for a daily visit, a lunch or an evening dinner – or for a weekend.
Built in early 18th century as a fortress, it served the purpose to defend Stockholm against the Russians. Today, almost 300 years later, it is a waterfront hotel that offers impressive views of Solöfjärden and the surrounding archipelago.
The bright and tastefully decorated rooms at Fredriksborg Hotell & Restaurang all have views of the garden, some over the lake as well. Each has a private bathroom and flat-screen TV, along with bathrobes and slippers.
Stallmästaregården Hotel & Restaurant
Located in Vasastan, this romantic hotel breathes tranquility and is only a 10-minute drive or bus ride from Central Stockholm.
Dating back to the 1660s, this historic inn overlooks the beautiful Brunnsviken Bay in the picturesque Haga Park. It offers atmosphere, tradition and a Michelin Guide-approved restaurant.
Stallmästaregården Hotel’s rooms feature bright timeless décor, luxury Hästens beds and satellite TV. The in-house restaurant specialises in modern versions of Swedish classics such as char, herring and veal. The old dining hall is a charming setting, while the terrace is open during summer months.
Hotel Sven Vintappare
Located in Gamla Stan, this romantic hotel is steps from Stortorget and Stockholm Palace. Think old furniture, fresh roses and candles – all that you need for that hygge ambiance. Housed in an early 17th-century building, Hotel Sven Vintappare offers rooms tea and coffee making facilities, flat-screen TVs and Gustavian-style furnishings.
Start your day with a breakfast at hotel’s cafe which is situated in a medieval wine cellar (pictured on the right).
Hotel J is located in Nacka Strand, which can be reached by car from downtown Stockholm in approximately 10 minutes. The interior is bright and airy, with light oak furniture and chairs covered in thick white cotton, offset by dark wood flooring. The hotel has a lovely restaurant overlooking the bay and specializing in seafood.During the summer, guests can dine on the terrace; in winter, the hotel’s lounge with fireplace is a cozy place to unwind with a book.