On a pedestrian street in the middle of Lund is an old townhouse, built in 1866: Hotell Oskar. This story-like hotel has a charming exterior and modernly styled interior from famous Nordic designers. Around the corner of the hotel, you can find Oskar’s Café and Crêperie. Enjoy a cup of coffee or a fresh smoothie with a delicious crêpe or a grilled sandwich, before heading out to explore the city.
Hotell Oskar Lund, Bytaregatan 3, Lund, Sweden, +46 46 18 80 85
Historic Grand Hotel in Lund is one of the oldest hotels in the city. Designed by architect Alfred Hellerström, who also designed the University Library in Lund, Grand Hotel opened its doors in 1899. The lobby, grand marble staircase and ballroom were designed in Art Nouveau style, while the exterior resembles that of an old Renaissance castle. The hotel has 83 luxurious rooms, all uniquely decorated combining the splendor and charm of 19th century with modern equipment. Enjoy a delicious Nordic dinner in the elegant grand dining room.
Grand Hotel Lund, Bantorget 1, Lund, Sweden, +46 46 280 61 00
Lilla Hotellet (“little hotel”) consists of five 19th century converted townhouses, now 26 renovated rooms and a fully equipped conference room. The charming, brightly colored houses are located in the city center, close to the Lund Art Gallery. All of the rooms were individually furnished to reflect the classical style, with vintage wallpapers and warm furniture. Explore the Stadsparken and botanical garden, located nearby.
Lilla Hotellet, Bankgatan 7, Lund, Sweden, +46 46 32 88 88
Hotel Concordia is located in the center of Lund, in an old historic building dating back to 1882. The hotel was established here a century later, and in the last two decades renovated twice. Concordia offers 62 uniquely designed rooms, brightly lit with white colored furniture and walls in pastel colors. Enjoy a spectacular view on Lunds Stadspark from the roof terrace or relax in the sauna. The hotel holds an official Nordic eco-label, issued by Nordic Council of Ministers, so is the perfect destination for environmentally-minded guests.
Hotel Concordia, Stålbrogatan 1, Lund, Sweden, +46 46 13 50 50
Magle’s Smiley Inn
Located in Lund’s historic center, close to botanical gardens and Lund Cathedral, Magle’s Smiley Inn is a mini hotel with bright and colorful rooms. The hotel is situated in a renovated old townhouse, dating back to 1800s. The rooms were designed by architect Pia Söderman. The Swedish inspired interior is sleek and simple, with paintings displayed on the walls. Due to its central location, cafés and restaurants are just around the corner, as well as Lund’s main shopping street.
Magle Smiley Inn, Magle Stora Kyrkogatan 8, Lund, Sweden, +46 72 261 22 49
Opened in 1870, Hotell Ahlström is the oldest hotel in Lund. Ahlström is centrally located, within walking distance to Lund Cathedral, Lund University History Museum and City hall. The Lund train station and multiple restaurants and cafés are also nearby. The interior is simply designed, with bright lit rooms, wooden furniture and soft colored walls, creating a warm and cozy atmosphere. Famous Swedish explorer and geographer Sven Hedin stayed in this hotel.
Hotell Ahlström HB, Skomakaregatan 3, Lund, Sweden, +46 46 211 01 74
Hotel Finn is a unique concept, blending hotel experience with home atmosphere. The rooms and studios are modernly decorated, with wooden furniture and bright colors. The standard hotel rooms are only 17, while others are studio apartments, equipped with kitchen and the biggest even with a washing machine. Finn is situated out of the city center, in a quiet and peaceful area. Walking to the city takes around ten minutes, and in case of rainy days, there is a bus stop nearby.
Hotel Finn, Dalbyvägen 20B, Lund, Sweden, +46 46 280 63 00
Located in the north of the city, Djingis Khan Hotel is close to Lund University and Science Park Ideon. The hotel has 73 rooms and suites, overlooking the gardens and the city. The rooms are furnished with Hilding Anders’ beds, a well-known Swedish furniture manufacturer. Enjoy a walk in the large park Sankt Hans Hills, offering a great view of the city. If the weather is nice, you can see all the way to Denmark. Relax in the hotel’s wellness center, featuring sauna, solarium and a gym.
Hotel Djingis Khan, Margaretavägen 7, Lund, Sweden, +46 46 33 36 00
Ateljé Råbygård B&B
Ateljé Råbygård is a farm located just outside of Lund, in the quiet countryside. The old stable house was renovated and serves as a studio for 15 artists working here, dealing primarily with ceramics. You can also find anb organic sourdough bakery, Bröadlabbet, at the hotel. Enjoy your stay in one of the four rooms on the farm, with simple and modern design and displaying works of art. Learn something new and combine your stay with a ceramic or bread baking course.
Ateljé Råbygård, Stora Råby Byaväg 28, Lund, Sweden, +46 70 816 20 62
Opened in 1968, Hotel Lundia offers quality service with a focus on modern technology. The interior centers on contemporary design, with bold color themes and usage of different materials. The hotel is the work of Scandinavian architect Jonas Lloyd, while present day influences feature designers Arne Jacobsen and Sven Markelius among others. Hotel Lundia offers 97 sleek and elegant rooms and suites. Enjoy a healthy breakfast at hotel bistro or a cup of coffee on the veranda, facing the street.
Hotel Lundia, Knut Den Stores Torg 2, Lund, Sweden, +46 46 280 65 00