Editor’s Choice: Most Convenient City Hotel To Airport.
The Facts — Situated next to the central station and Arlanda Express (which offers easy access to Arlanda International Airport), the Radisson SAS Royal Viking offers 459 rooms and suites in an extremely convenient Stockholm location. You can easily wheel your luggage from the Arlanda Express to this hotel.
In the hotel, you will find a fitness center with gym, pool, Jacuzzi and sauna, although guests not booked in deluxe rooms or suites do pay a fee for these services.
The Radisson Royal Viking also features a highly-recommended restaurant, Stockholm Fisk, and the SkyBar on the 9th floor provides fantastic views of the Stockholm skyline.
Cozy Digs — All rooms are fully equipped for business and leisure travelers and offer free WiFi Internet. The décor is a mix of modern and classic design, and the suite balconies offer a fantastic view over the waterways and City Hall.
Final Word — Radisson SAS Royal Viking is nonetheless a solid choice for visiting the city, with reliable services and the expected amenities.
Surrounded by a lively restaurant and café area, the hotel provides easy walking access to the Old Town district and fashionable shopping areas, as well as the train and metro system — and Arlanda Airport, only 20 minutes away on Arlanda Express.
Sample rate for July 10 – July 12, 2009, (two nights, two people) US$166 per night for Standard Room with breakfast included.
***** 5 Stars
If you’re looking to sleep near the rail station and not in it, Radisson SAS Royal Viking is as close as you can get. That makes the hotel extremely convenient for those arriving on international flights.
Simply hop on Arlanda Express at the airport, and 20 minutes later wheel your luggage into the hotel lobby.
After a rest, when you’re ready to explore Stockholm, ask the friendly concierge for advice, then walk a few steps to Central Station to connect to your destination.