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Riddarholmen

Riddarholmen is a small island in Stockholm and is part of the old city. This lovely little island houses many old palaces from the 1600s, which are prominent on the Stockholm skyline. These historic homes reveal the wealthy population that inhabited this area. The Riddarfjarden Church is the oldest building on the island, and dates back to the medieval period. A long line of royal figures chose this church as a burial place. Beautiful views of Riddarfjarden Bay can also be seen from the western side of the island, making a visit here a real treat for any traveller.

  • Tour Riddarholmen to see the 17th-century palaces including the Wrangel Palace with a fortification tower, the Birger Jarls, the Stenbock, the Hessenstein, and the Palace of Schering Rosenhane.
  • Visit the 13th-century Riddarholmen Church during summer months to see Stockholm’s royal cemetery, where many of Sweden’s kings and queens are buried.
  • Traverse the tops of the island’s buildings on a rooftop tour and see the amazing views of Stockholm from these unique vantage points.

To get to the Riddarholmen area of Sweden from outside the country, fly into the Arlanda Airport, which is 36 kilometres away and is the closest international airport. To get to Stockholm from within Sweden, the Bromma Airport is only 7 kilometres away from the island. Visitors can access Riddarholmen by taking the underground to Gamla Stan or the Old Town station, and then walking to the island. Local buses also run to the area and travellers can get off at the Riddarhustorget stop. Once on the island, many visitors travel by foot.

Hotels near Riddarholmen

118 hotels near Riddarholmen

1 Central Hotel Stockholm

3 stars
4.0 / 5 13 reviews

Vasagatan, 38 Map

Exuding warmth, excitement and bushels of hospitality, Central Hotel Stockholm provides you with all requirements that are necessary to enjoy this incredible city to the maximum. GeneralThe... More

2 Freys Hotel Stockholm

4 stars
4.4 / 5 14 reviews

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Boasting a tranquil ambience and comfortable accommodation, the Freys Hotel Stockholm is an ideal place for business as well as leisure travellers. GeneralCatering to the needs of its business... More

3 Radisson Blu Royal Viking Hotel, Stockholm

4 stars
4.1 / 5 9 reviews

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With all the things to do and see situated within walking distance from Radisson Blu Royal Viking Hotel, you can be certain to have a holiday experience of a lifetime, no matter whether it is a... More

4 Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, Stockholm

4 stars
4.5 / 5 16 reviews

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Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, Stockholm provides a taste of modern living in the capital. Discerning travellers appreciate the property's ideal location, close to popular attractions like the... More

5 Nobis Hotel Stockholm

5 stars
4.5 / 5 4 reviews

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Providing professional service and comfortable accommodation, Nobis Hotel Stockholm is an ideal place to reside for both business as well as leisure travellers. A must visit attraction of the city... More

6 Grand Hotel Stockholm

5 stars
4.1 / 5

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Boasting a waterfront location and featuring elegant interiors, the Grand Hotel Stockholm is a perfect place for both business and leisure travellers to reside in Stockholm. GeneralThe... More

7 HTL Kungsgatan

3 stars
4.3 / 5

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HTL Kungsgatan gives you a boutique hotel experience a an affordable price. Our rooms are smaller, but also smarter. By paying attention to every detail, we pack lots of quality int the room. In... More

8 Hotel Diplomat

4 stars
4.3 / 5

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Featuring central location and chic spaces that reflect the original design and modern Scandinavian style, Hotel Diplomat makes for an ideal base for travellers while in Stockholm. For sightseeing,... More

9 Collector's Victory Hotel Stockholm

4 stars
4.0 / 5 3 reviews

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Collector Victory Hotel Stockholm features luxurious accommodations with old maritime ambience set in the Old Town of the capital city. Visitors at the Sweden boutique hotel can take a ghost tour... More

10 Hotel Anno 1647

3 stars
4.7 / 5

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Anno 1647 Hotel Stockholm welcomes corporate travellers and holidaymakers to comfortable accommodations set near must-see Stockholm landmarks and corporate destinations. Besides easy access to... More