Ett Hem: cozy historic boutique hotel in Stockholm

Hotels around the world can provide luxury, they can provide great service and even offer comfort, but Ett Hem, a boutique hotel in Stockholm Sweden, strives for something moreā€”it strives to take you home. The hotel, an early 20th-century townhouse, is just a short 10-minute walk from the city center, and is less than a […]

Story Hotel: industrial chic meets bohemian flair in Stockholm

The Stockholm hotel-restaurant-bar scene has a newcomer this year: Story Hotel which opened right in the center of Stockholm, the lively area around Riddargatan and the Stureplan. Story Hotel has been nominated for two awards at the European Hotel Design Awards 2009: best conversion of an existing building to hotel use and best restaurant design. […]

Mapplr’s favorite hotels in Stockholm

I’ve finally gotten around to posting my favorite hotels in Stockholm. Some of you who have read the post about my favorite restaurants have been wondering about where to stay in this beautiful city. So I have put together a short list for you. Lydmar Hotel S. Blasieholmshamnen 2 Stockholm, Sweden +46 8 22 31 […]

Mapplr’s favorite restaurants in Stockholm

Stockholm is one of my favorite cities in the world because it has two things I love: physical beauty and good food. I worked there for a while in 2000 as the Chief Legal Officer of Spray Network, a pan-European Internet portal based in Sweden. I have delightful memories of the city, not only because […]