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Lord Nelson Hotel

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights. This hotel is in a perfect position to explore both the old and new towns, positioned in the heart of the old town. Rooms are lovely and clean. The hotel staff where very helpful and the free continental breakfast was lovely. A really great hotel which I would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

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Reviewed 22 October 2016

The Lord Nelson Hotel as you would expect has a nautical theme and is full of atmosphere and charm. The hotel is situated on Vaesterlaanggatan which is right in the heart of Gamla Stan/Old Town. I stayed in a single room (room 28) and it was perfect for my needs. Everything was clean and well presented. The staff were welcoming...

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Annika H, Ägare at Lord Nelson Hotel, responded to this review

Hej PM1Uk Thank you so so much for your honest and top score review! I am extra happy that you enjoyed our atmosphere and that you noticed our nautical collection that fills the rooms and Hotel with charm and soul. Thanks again and we hope to see you again at The Lord Nelson Hotel. All the best to you. Annika...

Knoxville, TN USA
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We spent 6 nights at the end of August 2016 at the Lord Nelson Hotel. It's a fascinating hotel, covered from head to toe with memorabilia related to Lord Nelson, one of the great heroes of the Napoleonic Wars. The owner of the hotel was a huge collector of artifacts--so many his family finally rebelled at housing it all in...

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Hej GardenTraveler11. Thank you so much for your wonderful and detailed review of The Lord Nelson Hotel. You have really pinpointed the theme of our Hotels - Our Collections! We are very proud of our collections and it so nice to hear that our guests value it and appreciate all the artifacts and the atmosphere it brings to the hotel....

Milano, Italia
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The rooms are really small, but clean and confortable. The location is great you can get easily to the tunnelbana or even by walk in the coolest place in Stockholm. Breakfast was continental, I've to say essential.

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Annika H, Ägare at Lord Nelson Hotel, responded to this review

Hej nebulux. Thank you so much for your positive review. I am so glad that you enjoyed and appreciated your stay with us and that you recommend the Lord Nelson Hotel to other travelers wanting comfortable small rooms in great position! That is us. Thanks again and we hope to see you again soon. Regards Annika Höft

Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Great location (in the middle of Old Town), very decent, clean, but compact rooms. Typical, but tasty breakfast (coffee could be better though). Noise was not really a problem, but my room wasn't placed in front of the street. General good value for its money. One noticeable minus is lack of air conditioning.

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Hej Pawel N. Thank you for staying at Lord Nelson Hotel and thanks for taken the time to write this honest review. We really appreciate all the feedback we receive from our guests in order to improve and in our effort to meet all of our guests needs. I am so thrilled and happy to hear that you enjoyed your...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Walkable from central station so easy access from airport. Great location in old town close most attractions and a metro station. Lots of restaurants. Good free breakfast, friendly staff. I was in a single room which was VERY SMALL. Pretty good wifi, a few English tv channels. If u do not mind small rooms this place is great.

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Hej OntarioCanuck1. Thank you so so much for taking the time to write such an honest and excellent review about us. I am so happy and thrilled that you enjoyed and appreciated your stay with us! We hope to be able to welcome you soon again. Have a nice day and all the best to you. Annika Höft

San Francisco Bay Area
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Great location in the old town near loads of shops, bars & restaurants. The friendly staff had our keys waiting for us, and check-in was easy...all hotels should be this efficient! Our room was a good size considering its old location in what is, apparently, the world's narrowest hotel. Unfortunately, the bed was rather soft (back achingly) and had all...

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Hej RoadWrangler. Thank you so much for your detailed and thorough review. We have of course listened to your feedback and we have immediately changed all of our shower curtains and housekeeping is working hard now to make all the bathrooms super clean and smelling fresh. We are also replacing all of our feather duvets and pillows gradually during this...

Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night and being in the old town it was nice just to walk Around the streets. So close to palace and restaurants. The staff were very helpful, friendly, nice and happy to answer any questions. We spent some time on the roof top terrace which was lovely at sunset and a great perk for the hotel....

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Hej Jessieleeb. Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review about Lord Nelson Hotel. I am extra happy that you appreciated my staff and that you visited and enjoyed our wonderful roof terrace at the Hotel. We hope to welcome you again to the narrowest Hotel in Sweden - Lord Nelson Hotel. Thanks again...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great atmosphere in Gamla Stan! This hotel tries to be unique and original but something is missing... The rooms are tiny but clean and the staff is very friendly. Could be good value for money! You can book for free the access to the sauna at their sister hotel (Lady Hamilton's, around the corner).

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Hej GermanoF. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed and appreciated our location, the room and my staff. Lord Nelson Hotel is a unique hotel with a large marine collection of original paintings and artifacts to explore. The Lord Nelson Hotel is also the narrowest hotel in Sweden. We...

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Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
Gamla Stan is Stockholm’s historic old town and home to the Swedish Royal Palace. It’s the most central island of Stockholm and accompanied by the small island of Riddarholmen, mainly known for its famous Riddarholm Church. Gamla Stan tends to be a bit touristy at times but is definitely worth visiting: take a stroll past the well-preserved buildings and through the small (and also Sweden’s narrowest) alleys, which will make you feel like you’ve travelled back in time. This neighborhood offers a great combination of historical buildings and traditional Swedish restaurants.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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The Lord Nelson Hotel is an intimate, friendly and pleasant hotel right in the heart of Gamla Stan, Stockholm’s Old Town. You find the hotel on the main street, close to the city centre and all the capital’s sights and attractions. But the hotel itself is also an attraction, as it contains a unique, private collection of maritime antiques – passionately gathered through the decades by the owner family Bengtsson. All rooms have been designed and decorated to resemble cabins on a ship. The building dates from the 17th century and at just under six metres wide, this property is undoubtedly Sweden’s narrowest hotel. In the Summer time the hotel guests can enjoy a Beautiful view on Poop Deck, the roof top terrace. The Continental Breakfast has an organic a fairtrade profile, and the hotel offers free coffe and tea service in the library on the first floor. ... more   less 

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Address: 22 Vaesterlaanggatan | Old Town, Stockholm 111 29, Sweden
Region: Sweden > Stockholm County > Stockholm > Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen , Södermalm
Price Range: $177 - $369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lord Nelson Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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