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Where to Stay

Ett Hem, Larkstachen
W Magazine, Financial Times, Wallpaper
Design junkies will love Ett Hem, a cosy new 12-room boutique house-hotel in Stockholm's Larkstachen neighborhood. Wallpaper featured the hotel i ...
Miss Clara, Norrmalm
Vogue, Wallpaper
Wallpaper writes, "There is a cheeky vivaciousness to Miss Clara, a 92-room hotel in the former Ateneum girls' school named after the first ...
Nobis Hotel, Ostermalm
Financial Times, Financial Times, Elle Decor, Wallpaper, Financial Times
The FT's Stockholm hotel pick for "design lovers,"  In February 2011,  The FT's Travelista (How to spend it) announced the laun ...
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Grand Hôtel, Norrmalm
Financial Times, Elle Decor, Tatler, Our Friends, Financial Times, Town and Country
The name says it all. Classic, old-world "Gustavian" style, luxury hotel across from the Royal Palace. Great views over the harbor and a widel ...
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Story Hotel, off Stureplan
Elle Decor, Wallpaper
Wallpaper writes, "Stylish, serene and incredibly cool, Stockholm remains the city we can never bring ourselves to leave. Its newest stopover spot, ...
Hotel Rival
Elle Decor, Our Friends
Hotel-café-bakery-cinema.  99 bedrooms decorated in a modern Scandinavian style, with wooden floors, panelled walls and fantastic ...
Hotel Skeppsholmen, Skeppsholmen island
Elle Decor
Elle Decor calls Hotel Skeppsholmen, "A design hotel on the island of Skeppsholmen that’s a peaceful oasis." ...
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Lydmar Hotel, Centre, waterfront
Elle Decor
Stockholm's longstanding boutique hotel, centrally located on the waterfront. " A lively lobby, bar, and restaurant, plus 46 unique guest rooms. &q ...
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Hotel J, Nacka Strand, waterside
Our Friends
"The Hotel J in Stockholm has a style design influenced by the smooth lines and fine craftsmanship of yachting. The interior is bright and airy, wi ...
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Berns Hotel, Kungsträdgarden
Our Friends
Buzzy boutique hotel, restaurant and club in Stockholm. 61 rooms, 4 suites. Originally built as a restaurant in 1863, it was reincarnated 14 years ago a ...
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Hotel Diplomat, Östermalmstorg
Town and Country
A favorite of Swedish fashion designer, Lars Nillson, mentioned in a Town & Country article. Art Nouveau hotel with great water views in the posh ne ...
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Where to Eat

Financial Times, Wallpaper
"An acclaimed chef, an award-winning bartender, a Norwegian hotelier and the only sake sommeliers in Sweden are just some of the ingredients tha ...
Oaxen Krog and Slip, Djurgarden
Financial Times
The FT says this two-in-one restaurant concept on Djurgarden is a "cult-hit." "Don’t be fooled by the industrial-chic look of Oa ...
Restaurang Frantzén, Gamla Stan
Financial Times
Lots of buzz about this two-Michelin-star restaurant on cobbled Gamla Stan (Old Town) island. "This is great gastronomic theatre, where a fixed- ...
Chef Karl Ljung tells Wallpaper, Hillenberg is "a place for grown-ups". "At Hillenberg, every single detail – from the well ...
New "all-day venue, conceived by restaurateurs Anneli Bergh, Magnus Bergh and Martin Magnusson, consists of the street food-inspired Torget eate ...
"New, 2,000 sq metre venue combining several gastronomic concepts under one strikingly high roof."   "Conceived by chef and resta ...
Specieret, Östermalm
Our Friends
Specieret is the casual annex to New Nordic hotspot Gastrologik."  [Locals] regularly queue for a seat at one of three communal tables. A s ...
Lilla Ego, Vasastan
Our Friends
"Two of Stockholm’s top chefs, Daniel Rams and Tom Sjostedt, teamed up to open Lilla Ego, a small restaurant serving modern Swedish cuisin ...
Speceriet, Ostermalm
Our Friends
"At Speceriet, diners pack in at communal tables to feast on fried pickled salmon and local grass-fed beef."  Next door is the refined ...
The Flying Elk
"Swedish chef Björn Frantzén - he of Stockholm’s Michelin-starred Frantzén/Lindeberg - wants to convey a love for Briti ...
Nosh & Chow, near Stureplan
Financial Times, Wallpaper
Lots of buzz about Nosh & Chow, a fashionable venue housed in a 1895 townhouse acquired by hip hospitality group Berns. The building, just a bloc ...
Our Friends
Foodies rave about this new "open flame" Scandinavian restaurant in Stockholm, by Niklas Ekstedt, the acclaimed chef whose stints incl ...
The Brass Bar, Operahuset
DRINKS ONLY.  Wallpaper reports that The Brass Bar is the "new HQ for socialites, night owls and big shots" in Stockholm. &n ...
Gastrologik, Ostermalm
Our Friends
Buzzy modern Nordic restaurant in Stockholm by two acclaimed young chefs, Jacob Holmstrom (formerly of hotspot Mathias Dahlgren) and Anton Bjuhr. Loc ...
AG Restaurant
Wallpaper advises, "If finicky, delicate eating is what you're after, keep on walking.  For those seeking something more, well, meaty, ...
Mathias Dahlgren, Norrmalm
Elle Decor, Wallpaper, Wallpaper
Wallpaper's annual award for "best new restaurant."   (February 2008) "Located in a new building and with interior design by Br ...
Lisa Elmqvist and Gerdas, Östermalmstorg
Elle Decor, Our Friends
An epicure's delight.  Fresh seafood right off the boat.   A great place to taste excellent Swedish food. ...
Grodan, Östermalm
Elle Decor
"Belly up to the bar for drinks, or book a table for classic Swedish and French fare in the cozy dining room [of Grodan]," writes Elle Decor i ...
Le Rouge
Elle Decor
Elle Decor admires Le Rouge in Stockholm which serves  "French bistro favorites in a flaming-red interior." [Elle Decor] ...
Elle Decor
"A hot spot [in Stockholm] where the emphasis is on the freshest seafood and steaks." [Elle Decor]  Learn more about Stockholm's cool sce ...
PA & Co, city part, Östermalm
Elle Decor, Our Friends
Trendy spot popular with locals.   Innovative menu.  Relaxed, cool atmosphere.  Elle Decor says PA  & Co is a "favorit ...
Elle Decor
Råkultur is " widely regarded as the [spot for the] city’s best sushi," according to Elle Decor in the attached travel review. ...
Wedholms Fisk, City
Elle Decor, Our Friends
Considered by the locals to be one of the best seafood restaurants in the world.  Delicious lobster soup, turbot. Pricey.  "Gorgeous" ...
Pontus on Brunnsgatan
Fashionable restaurant specializing in fish and seafood, with three cool, distinct dining areas. Wallpaper says the black and white bar has a New York v ...
Östermalms Saluhall
Town and Country
"For a more casual meal," says fashion designer Lars Nillson in Town & Country, "head to this enormous covered market, whose res ...
Den Gyldene Freden, Gamla Stan
Our Friends
One of the oldest restaurant in Stockholm from 1722.  The Nobel committee dines there.  Very Swedish, delicious.  Excellent ser ...
Lux Stockholm
Town and Country
Trendy restaurant with a Michelin star, located 15 minutes out of town in an unpretentious harborside setting.  "Unlikely combination of ingre ...
Mistral, Old Town
Town and Country
Longstanding hot ticket in Stockholm.  Tiny restaurant with only 15 seats.  Excellent, French-inspired Swedish cuisine.  One Michelin ...
Sturehof Brasserie, Norrmalm/City
Our Friends, Tatler
Classic brasserie popular with "media amazons" and the fashion crowds, says Tatler.  Nice spot for a business meal.  ...
Teatergrillen, Östermalm
"The Swedish Ivy," says Tatler.   Celeb-fest. ...
Bockholmen, Solna
Our Friends
Great restaurant in the Stockholm archipelago. Just 10 minutes from the city center.  Acclaimed chef, Mathias Pihlblad, whips up deliciou ...