First Hotel Reisen

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Location. The 18th-century First Hotel Reisen is located on the waterfront in the Old Town of Stockholm, Sweden, within 300 metres of the Royal Palace and 500 metres from the Museum of Modern Art. The National Museum and Museum of Modern Art are 500 metres away.
Hotel Features. First Hotel Reisen is a waterfront property on a cobbled street. The maritime- themed lobby features nautical clocks, model ships, dark-wood panelling and Oriental lamps. There is a library lounge with modern and classic Swedish books, and a gift cabinet selling crystal goods and souvenirs. Concierge services and a currency exchange are available.

Reisen Bar and Matsal offers waterfront views and is decorated with historical prints, including old photographs of the hotel. The restaurant serves traditional Swedish dishes such as three types of herring with cheese, salmon and lemon. The travel-themed Reisen Bar and Lounge features the building's original brick wall, Chesterfield sofas, and antiques from India and China. Cocktails and light meals are served, and there is a DJ in the summer.

There is a meeting room and breakout room with the original interior of a 1910 ship. Meeting facilities for up to 218 people are available in the conference boat, moored opposite the entrance.

A vaulted cellar dating back to 1690 now houses First Hotel Reisen's relaxation suite, with a plunge pool and single-sex saunas.

Guestrooms. The First Hotel Reisen's 144 climate-controlled guestrooms feature pastel shades with floral curtains, wooden floors and Indian-style rugs. All have views of the waterfront or Old Town. Rooms feature satellite television, wireless and high-speed Internet access, minibars and hardback Stockholm guidebooks. White-tiled bathrooms have chrome fittings, bath/shower combinations and designer toiletries. In-room massages are available.

Expert Tip. Stockholm's historic Old Town features winding cobbled streets and antique shops.

Room Types:

Single room:   One twin bed. 14–16 square metres. Spanish wooden desk with brass fittings, bedside table, red and white checked armchair, coffee table and wardrobe with louvre doors. Exposed 18th-century brick and pastel-yellow walls, French curtains with floral patterns, framed historic prints, and polished wooden floors with Indian-style rugs. Alley views with reflective external panels offering views of the waterfront. Cable television, wireless and high-speed Internet connections, minibar, and hardback Stockholm guidebook. White-tiled bathroom with modern chrome fittings, dark-wood counter with black-marble top, telephone, shower/tub combination, vanity kit, and Molton Brown toiletries.

Standard room:   One queen bed. 18–20 square metres. Spanish wooden desk with brass fittings, bedside table, red and white checked armchair, coffee table and wardrobe with louvre doors. 100% cotton sheets and 50% cotton duvet covers. Exposed 18th-century brick and pastel-yellow walls, burnt orange French curtains with floral patterns, framed historic prints and polished wooden floors with Indian-style rugs. Alley views with reflective external panels offering views of the waterfront. Cable television, wireless and high-speed Internet connections, minibar and hardback Stockholm guidebook. White-tiled bathrooms with modern chrome fittings, dark-wood counter with black-marble top, telephone, shower/tub combination, vanity kit and Molton Brown toiletries.

Superior Room:   One queen bed, 160 cm. 18–20 square metres. Spanish wooden desk with brass fittings, bedside table, red and white checked armchair, coffee table and wardrobe with louvre doors. Exposed 18th-century brick and pastel-yellow walls, French curtains with floral patterns, framed historic prints, and polished wooden floors with Indian-style rugs. Waterfront views. Cable television, wireless and high-speed Internet connections, minibar, and hardback Stockholm guidebook. White-tiled bathroom with modern chrome fittings, dark-wood counter with black-marble top, telephone, shower/tub combination, vanity kit, and Molton Brown toiletries.

Driving Directions:
From Stockholm Arlanda Airport (ARN):
Distance to First Hotel Reisen is 45 kilometres, approximately 45 minutes' drive.

Getting there. The Arlanda Express train runs between the airport and Stockholm central station. The journey time is 20 minutes, and single tickets cost 200 SEK. Trains depart from the underground railway station. Flygbussarna airport coaches run between terminals 2, 4 and 5 and central Stockholm every 10 minutes at peak times. Buses to many other destinations are also available. Taxi rank officers are available to guide passengers to a variety of taxis, including environmentally friendly cars. Taxis to the city centre cost about 400 SEK. Prices are all subject to change.

Getting around. The hotel is located on Skeppsbron in Stockholm's Old Town. Stockholm city centre is easy to explore on foot, and has many pedestrianised streets. The city is served by an extensive bus network and metro (T-Banen) system, and trams run throughout parts of the city. Tickets are valid for 60 minutes and cost 30 SEK. Some islands in the city's archipelago are linked by boats in the summer months. Taxi fares can be very expensive. Valet parking is available (surcharge).

Driving directions. From Stockholm Arlanda Airport:
Follow signs for the E4, heading towards Stockholm centre.
Take Klarastrandsleden to Tegelbacken.
Turn left into Fredsgatan, and then right at Gustav Adolfs Torg square, crossing the river via the Norrbro bridge.
Turn left into Slottskajen and then right into Skeppsbron.
  • Sauna Dry Cleaning Service
  • Sauna Restaurant(s)
  • Concierge desk Meeting room (small groups)
  • Parking (valet) Laundry service
  • Parking nearby Supervised child care/activities
  • Currency exchange Business center
  • Banquet facilities Parking (surcharge)
  • Wedding services Library
  • Breakfast services Massage-treatment room
  • Safe-deposit box Internet public area - wireless
  • Elevator/lift Suitable for children
  • Swimming pool - indoor Internet public area - high-speed
  • Room service (24 hours) Umbrella
  • Medical assistance available Air-conditioned public areas
  • Shoe shine Event catering
  • Conference room(s) Bar/lounge
  • Express check-out Security guard
  • Express check-in Comp newspapers in lobby
  • Audiovisual equipment Gift shop or newsstand
  • Internet public area - surcharge Pets not allowed

Room Amenities: , , • Sewing kit • Cable/satellite TV • Complimentary toiletries • Extra towels/bedding • Pay movies • Window opens • Trouser press • Direct-dial phone • Electronic/magnetic keys • Handheld shower • Blackout drapes/curtains • Child care (in room, surcharge • Bathroom telephone • Massage - available in room • Makeup mirror • Shower/tub combination • Designer toiletries • Hypo-allergenic bedding availa • Rollaway beds 

Gamla Stan (Old Town) - adjacent| Debaser (nightclub) - 150 metres| Nobel Museum - 200 metres| Royal Palace - 300 metres| National Museum - 500 metres | Museum of Modern Art - 500 metres | Stadshuset (nightlife) - 1 kilometre (0.5 miles) | Vasa Ship Museum - 1.5 kilometres (1 mile)| Technical Museum - 3 kilometres (2 miles)| Skansen (outdoor museum) - 4 kilometres (2.5 miles)| Grona Lund (theme park) - 4 kilometres (2.5 miles)|

Stockholm Hotels - First Hotel Reisen
Location. The 18th-century First Ho...
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