Six charming Uppsala hotels for your Swedish vacation

Why limit yourself to a day trip? Uppsala has broad range of hotels to suit every budget. Whether you are a backpacker or a more up-market traveller, there is accommodation to suit every wallet. Complement your visit to Stockholm with a night in this friendly, fascinating, extremely Swedish city. Only 18 minutes by train from Arlanda Airport. If you want to pamper yourself, why not try one of these hotels?

Clarion Hotel Gillet

At Gillet, you stay right in the centre and are close to everything—even the hotel’s sky bar that probably has Uppsala’s best view. You can stay in a standard room or book a suite. The breakfast buffet will definitely keep you satisfied until lunch. The hotel can now also offer the luxury of a visit to the newly opened Selma CitySpa. Pamper yourself with a massage or body treatment or simply relax in the jacuzzi or sauna.
Address: Dragarbrunnsgatan 23

Grand Hotell Hörnan

Choose this luxury hotel and enjoy a view of the Cathedral, the River Fyris and Uppsala castle. The hotel was built in 1907 and the high ceilings and interior decorations bear evidence of that genteel era. The Grand Hotell Hörnan is a four star hotel. You’ll understand quickly why it is too, as soon as you walk in.
Address: Bangårdsgatan 1

Radisson Blu Hotel Uppsala

With 185 rooms/suites, some with private balconies and sweeping city views of Uppsala, this is a first class modern hotel. It features amenities such as a gym, a sauna and relaxation area for those who have the time to keep themselves in shape or just wind down.
Address: Stationsgatan 4

Villa Anna

This elegant boutique hotel has enormous charm and is perfectly located in the old part of town near the cathedral. The rooms are spacious and the staff very helpful. It’s a perfect choice for visiting academics as it is near the university.
Address: Odinslund 3


Situated right in the heart of the old part of town, this restful, unpretentious hotel built in 1930, is only three minutes walk from Uppsala Cathedral. With its friendly staff and comfortable rooms, many of which have parquet floors and high ceilings, Akademihotellet will appeal to visitors with a taste for old-fashioned hospitality and charm.
Address: Övre Slottsgatan 5

Elite Hotel Academia

Only one minute walk from the train station, this newly opened, modern hotel is a perfect choice for those with a taste for luxury. The rooms have a fresh, modern, Nordic design and the facilities include a gym and relax area. In the penthouse, there’s a SkyBar and foodie favorite, the innovative Miss Voon restaurant. On the ground floor you can take a beer at popular gastropub, the Bishops Arms.
Address: Suttungs gränd 6