Central Gothenburg has a variety of accommodation to suit all budgets, from boutique boltholes and fancy five-star sanctuaries to hip hostels and home stays. Pricier hotels are dotted around the Central Station with plenty more options across the other side of the Stora Hamn Canal.
The Gothenburg hotels below have been grouped into three pricing categories:
Luxury (over kr2,000)
Moderate (kr1,000 to kr2,000)
Cheap (up to kr1,000)
These Gothenburg hotel prices are based on the cost of a double room per night with breakfast and taxes included, unless otherwise stated.
Mixing aristocratic artistry with a contemporary palette of plums, rubies and jades, the Dorsia Hotel is one of the finest establishments in Gothenburg. With mulberry silk duvets and Egyptian cotton linen in the sleeping quarters, plus grandiose sitting rooms that call out for a slow brandy or port, it's a refined inn that few will wish to leave. Free Wi-Fi and lava-android TVs come as standard and the excellent in-house restaurant is more foie gras than fries.Address: , Trädgårdsgatan 6, Gothenburg, 411 08
Telephone: (031) 790 1000.
Elite Plaza Hotel
A stylish business hotel in a more than 100-year-old building, the Elite Plaza Hotel opened in 2000 and is one of the most luxurious hotels in Gothenburg. There are 121 rooms and six suites, all with satellite TV and broadband internet connection. The hotel has an excellent restaurant, Svea Hof Restaurang & Bar, as well as an English pub, The Bishop's Arms.Address: , Västra Hamngatan 3, Gothenburg, 110 65
Telephone: (031) 720 40 00.
The clean and contemporary sleeping chambers at Upper House, with their Nordic sharpness and modern apartment-like space, are found in the top floors of the Gothia Towers. While the attention to detail is first rate, with king-size, cushion-filled beds, complimentary Wi-Fi, choice flat screen TVs and a changing room service selection, it's famed for the large, wall-sized windows that afford incredible views over the city vista. The hotel also has three swimming pools, Turkish baths, spa treatments and a locally-sourced breakfast.Address: , Mässans gata 24, Gothenburg, 402 26
Telephone: (031) 708 8200.
With a choice of 98 chic rooms, the Hotel Bellora is a beautiful lifestyle-hotel that mixes Italian Dolce Vita with a cosmopolitan flair. With an Espresso Bar warmly nestled in reception area that sources speciality beans to complement its indulgent chocolates and Italian pastries, it’s not just the 4-star comfort of the rooms that keeps visitors returning.Address: , Kungsportsavenyen 6, Gothenburg, 411 36
Telephone: (031) 767 3400.
A recent sharp and stylish update of the Premium Queen rooms at Hotel Riverton means this city centre sanctuary now offers 4-star comfort without having to inform the bank manager. With rain showers in the glass-walled bathroom, cinema aspiring TV screens and Nespresso machines in each bedroom, plus new extra thick doors to keep corridor clamour to a minimum, the hotel is perfect for a short or long break. It also has a Sky Bar that overlooks the harbour and a riverside restaurant.Address: , Stora Badhusgatan 26, Gothenburg, 411 21
Telephone: (031) 750 1000.
Hotell Liseberg Barken Viking
The 4-star Hotell Liseberg Barken Viking is housed in one of the few remaining four-masted barques in the world. The ship was built in 1907 and is moored in the Gothenburg guest harbour next to the Gothenburg Opera. The hotel offers rooms and a restaurant with a unique maritime atmosphere and furnishings. There are several conference rooms on board as well.Address: , Lilla Bommens torg 10, Gothenburg, 411 04
Telephone: (031) 635 800.
Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel
This sophisticated luxury hotel in Gothenburg, opposite the central train station, has 349 elegant rooms with free Wi-Fi access, swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna and fitness centre. The hotel also offers excellent conference facilities. The Atrium Bar & Restaurant is located in the hotel lobby.Address: , Södra Hamngatan 59, Gothenburg, 401 24
Telephone: (031) 758 5000.
The biggest hotel in the Nordic region, right opposite Liseberg Amusement Park, Gothia Towers has 1200 rooms and suites as well as five restaurants and bars. Its two towers are a famous feature on the Gothenburg skyline. Rooms include cable TV, free internet, mini bar, kettle, hairdryer and safe.Address: , Mässans gata 24, Gothenburg, 402 26
Telephone: (031) 750 8800.
This stylish hotel was established in 1852 and is the oldest hotel in Gothenburg. The entrance ceiling has unique paintwork from the 19th century, and the original stuccos have been preserved in most rooms. A hotel in Gothenburg with plenty of atmosphere, it has 82 rooms, all individually decorated, over four floors.Address: , Drottninggatan 67, Gothenburg, 411 07
Telephone: (031) 700 1170.