From its rooftop pool to its exacting design, the Avalon Hotel’s unique touches ensure its guests are charmed during their stay. Sample the Swedish caviar in the Avalon restaurant, peruse the hotel’s extraordinary art collection which lines the walls of each floor, or simply admire the classic Scandinavian furnishings in each room.
Avalon Hotel, Kungstorget 9, 411 17 Gothenburg, +46 (0)31 751 0200, avalonhotel.se
Gourmets are well catered for at Hotel Haven. Located next to three of the Finnish capital’s top restaurants, guests are spoiled for choice when it comes to choosing where to dine. Sample impeccable modern Finnish dishes at GW Sundmans; try the freshest fish in the city at Havis; or opt for a more rustic menu at Sundmans Krog.
Hotel Haven, Unioninkatu 17, 00130 Helsinki, +358 (0)9 681 930, hotelhaven.fi
Grand Hôtel Stockholm
The Grand Hôtel will feed your body and soul during your stay in Stockholm. Guests can take a relaxing dip in the pool in the Nordic Spa & Fitness centre or opt for a Swedish massage. After a spot of pampering, enjoy dinner at one of Mathias Dahlgren’s restaurants: Swedish bistro Matbaren, or fine-dining venue Matsalen.
Grand Hôtel, Södra Blasieholmshamnen 8, 103 27 Stockholm, +46 (0)8 679 3500, grandhotel.se
Situated in Copenhagen’s buzzing Latin Quarter, Hotel SP34 is located just minutes from the luxury label and Danish designer boutiques of the Strøget shopping area. The hotel offers two restaurants, four bars, a private 25-seater cinema, 118 rooms – including loft and penthouse suites – and a rooftop terrace with stunning views.
Hotel SP34, Sankt Peders Stræde 34, 1453 Copenhagen, +45 3313 3000, brochner-hotels.dk
Overlooking the stunning Austurvöllur square and near the shopping street of Laugavegur and hip bars of Austurstraeti, Hotel Borg is a sleek, art deco paradise. Rooms and suites feature sumptuous leather furniture and monochrome period bathrooms with heated marble floors. For the height of luxury, check in to the two-floor Tower Suite.
Hotel Borg, Pósthússtræti 11, 101 Reykjavik, +354 551 1440, hotelborg.is
What could be more magical than staying in one of Denmark’s oldest castles? Dragsholm is all the more magnificent for its delicious gourmet stay options. As well as a characterful room, you can also enjoy a delicious dinner in the hotel restaurant, featuring ingredients grown in the grounds, a castle tour and breakfast the next day.
Dragsholm Slot, Dragsholm Allé, 4534 Hørve, +45 5965 3300, dragsholm-slot.dk
Following a recent refurbishment, Oslo’s Hotel Continental is a pinnacle of refinement in the Norwegian capital. The stunning historic hotel, run by the same family for four generations, puts customer service at the forefront of everything it does. Be sure to see the unique, original art works by Edvard Munch in the lobby bar during your stay.
Hotel Continental, Stortingsgaten 24-26, 0117 Oslo, +47 2282 4000, hotelcontinental.no