Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Babysitting service
TravelPod Member ReviewsRadisson Blu Waterfront Hotel Stockholm
Modern appointments in room
Lovely large breakfast room view over water
Great fresh food for breakfast
Cosy bar with wonderful paintings
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TripAdvisor Reviews Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel Stockholm
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Today was gray and cool. We had considered the "Hop On Off" tour bus, but we studied the route and realized we had seen most of the sights from the water yesterday. Once we noted that one of the drop-off points was a TGI Friday's, we decisively went to Plan B: Bikes.
We spent most of the day pedaling around the waterfront of several of …
... a boat and the boarding spot was just a short walk from the ship. We took the boat as far as Gamla Stan – the old town. We got off there and proceeded to follow Rick Steve’s self guided walk of the area. It was fascinating – all interesting colours and architecture with areas dating back to the 15th century. Because of where we got off the boat it made more sense to do the walk in reverse – (I only ...
... room. From CityHall we headed back over to Djurgarden to head straight to Skansen. Skansen is an open air museum with an aquarium, and spread over approximately 70 acres it is Sweden in miniature with houses and villages displayed showing the history of Swedish buildings. It has Nordic zoo animal enclosures scattered throughout the park. We spent a couple of hours here including lunch, which was Swedish ...
... foie gras proved to be exquisite. For dessert there was icecream with meringue and berries . A couple of bottles of very fine French Red made it all go down very easily. We had a lovely night. The conversation never ebbed, we found mutual ground in most things and all of us agreed it was better to be here than suffering the election campaign back home.
Our night ended with a stroll back to the hotel and farewells to Robin and Lilli. A great start to our Scandinavian experience.
When we arrived in Stockholm getting our bearings was easy. The layout of Norrmalm (city centre), Gamla Stan (Old Town) and the surrounding islands is straight forward and very pedestrian friendly. The location of our hostel was just a short walk around the harbour from the port where our ship arrived and over a couple of bridges onto the island of Skeppsholmen. We were too early for check-in, so we laid out in the sun ...