Sustainable And Eco-Hotels In Sweden

The 8 Most Ethical And Sustainable Hotels In Sweden according to ETIC Hotels

Fredriksborg Hotell & Restaurang

Restaurant,Non-smoking rooms,Free parking,Free WiFi,Bar,Fabulous breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
13.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7.2
/10

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Best Western Hotel Karlaplan

Free WiFi,Family rooms,Non-smoking rooms,Facilities for disabled guests,24-hour front desk,Lift,Garden,Laundry,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
ETIC carbon rating
13.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7
/10

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Elite Plaza Hotel, Ornskoldsvik

Private parking,Free WiFi,Fitness centre,Facilities for disabled guests,Spa and wellness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Room service,Restaurant,Family rooms,Bar
ETIC carbon rating
13.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7
/10

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Memory Hotel

Free WiFi,Free parking,Family rooms,Non-smoking rooms,Fitness centre,Facilities for disabled guests,Lift,Laundry,Good breakfast
  •  Kista, Sweden
  •  ETIC Green Score: 70%
  •  Reviews: 4.2 (582+)
ETIC carbon rating
13.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7
/10

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Villa Sjotorp

Non-smoking rooms,Free WiFi,Room service,Free parking,Restaurant,Bar,Private beach area,Very good breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
13.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7
/10

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Furusund Vardshus

Spa and wellness centre,Free WiFi,Room service,Restaurant,Non-smoking rooms,Family rooms,Bar,Exceptional breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
13.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7
/10

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Scandic Backadal

Indoor swimming pool,Private parking,Free WiFi,Family rooms,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Restaurant,Facilities for disabled guests,24-hour front desk,Fabulous breakfast
  •  Backa, Sweden
  •  ETIC Green Score: 69%
  •  Reviews: 3.9 (1621+)
ETIC carbon rating
13.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.9
/10

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Grand Hotel Marstrand

Non-smoking rooms,Restaurant,Free WiFi,Room service,Airport shuttle,Bar
ETIC carbon rating
13.4
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.9
/10

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COUNTRY PROFILE

Sweden

  • Official Name:Kingdom of Sweden

  • Capital:Stockholm

  • Population:10,485,034

  • Area:450,295 km²

  • Major Languages:Swedish

  • Major Religions:Non-religious

  • Life expectancy:83.03 years

  • Currency:Swedish Krona

10 Things To Do In Sweden

  • 1. Visit Stockholm`s Old Town (Gamla Stan)

    Step back in time as you wander through Gamla Stan, Stockholm`s enchanting old town. Immerse yourself in its narrow alleys, vibrant squares, and medieval charm. Explore iconic landmarks like the Royal Palace and Stortorget, and soak in the ambiance of centuries-old architecture.

  • 2. Explore the Vasa Museum

    The Vasa Museum is a captivating tribute to maritime history. Marvel at the Vasa warship, a 17th-century vessel that foundered and was salvaged with its intricate details intact. Interactive exhibits and immersive displays provide insights into life aboard the ship and the historical context of its time.

  • 3. Discover the stunning landscapes of Swedish Lapland

    Swedish Lapland is a realm of natural wonders. Traverse through snow-covered landscapes, witness the mesmerizing Northern Lights, and partake in exhilarating activities like husky sledding and ice fishing. The pristine wilderness and unique experiences create an unforgettable Arctic adventure.

  • 4. Visit the ABBA Museum

    The ABBA Museum is a pilgrimage for fans of the iconic Swedish pop group. Immerse yourself in ABBA`s musical journey through interactive exhibits, costumes, and memorabilia. Sing along to their greatest hits, relive their heyday, and celebrate their lasting impact on the world of music.

  • 5. Experience the magical Ice Hotel

    The Ice Hotel is a one-of-a-kind accommodation that blends art, architecture, and nature. Sleep in rooms made entirely of ice and snow, surrounded by fantastical sculptures and enchanting ice designs. The ethereal atmosphere and winter wonderland setting create an otherworldly retreat.

  • 6. Explore the Göta Canal

    The Göta Canal is a historical waterway that meanders through picturesque landscapes. Embark on boat cruises that traverse locks, cycle along the scenic towpaths, or hike through charming villages. As you navigate this engineering marvel, you`ll immerse yourself in the tranquil beauty of the Swedish countryside.

  • 7. Discover the medieval town of Visby

    Visby transports you to the Middle Ages with its well-preserved medieval architecture and cobbled streets. Wander through the town`s ancient walls, explore medieval ruins, and absorb the historical ambience. As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Visby is a living testament to Sweden`s past.

  • 8. Experience traditional Swedish Midsummer celebrations

    Swedish Midsummer is a joyous celebration of light and nature. Join locals in dancing around maypoles adorned with flowers, wearing floral crowns, and indulging in traditional delicacies. The festive spirit, bonfires, and community gatherings make Midsummer an authentic cultural experience.

  • 9. Relax in the picturesque archipelago

    Sweden`s archipelagos offer idyllic island escapes. Whether you`re sailing through the Stockholm Archipelago or kayaking along remote shores, the serene landscapes, rocky coastlines, and tranquil waters create an oasis of relaxation and outdoor adventure.

  • 10. Visit the Drottningholm Palace

    Drottningholm Palace is a splendid royal residence surrounded by lush gardens and scenic vistas. Explore the palace`s ornate interiors, stroll through the expansive gardens, and marvel at the unique Chinese Pavilion. You can also experience theatrical performances in the Baroque theater for a touch of elegance.

5 Most Visited Cities In Sweden

  • Stockholm

    Gothenburg

    Malmö

    Uppsala

    Lund

When To Go To Sweden

  • The best time to visit Sweden is during the summer months from June to August. This Northern European country offers a mix of historic cities, stunning landscapes, and outdoor activities. Stockholm, the capital, showcases archipelago views, museums, and a modern design scene. Gothenburg`s coastal charm and the northern lights of Kiruna provide diverse experiences. Sweden`s innovative design, natural beauty, and Nordic way of life create a travel experience that is both invigorating and culturally enriching.

Travel Recommendation And Useful Links For Sweden

Find the complete travel guide for Sweden

  • - Check entry requirements based on your nationality and ensure you have the necessary documents.
    - Respect local customs and etiquette, and learn about Swedish history and culture.
    - Be cautious of changing weather conditions; pack accordingly for different seasons.
    - Explore Sweden`s cities, forests, and lakes.
    - Experience Swedish cuisine, the Northern Lights, and the concept of "lagom."

  • Office Tourism of Sweden

  • CIA World Fact-book

  • Wikipedia Page

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