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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been visiting Karlstad in business for a couple of times now and choose this hotel every time. Great location with lots of restaurants and shops in the neighbourhood. Nice and clean room with a very comfortable bed. Their friendly staff always make me feel welcome to the hotel. Their breakfast buffé is great.

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Stayed here for 3 nights, it is in the middle of town and also close to the train station. The rooms are basic but have everything you need, wifi is good. The breakfast is good and the dinner menu is small but good also. All the staff were very friendly.

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Anki T, Reservationmanager at Scandic Karlstad City, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your thoughts. Come see us soon again. Happy new year!

Falkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Very nice service and good room. Even if there was many customers the stuff where very kindly. We will certainly visit this hotell again if we will stay in this lovely town again. We really can recommend this hotell

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Anki T, Reservationmanager at Scandic Karlstad City, responded to this review

Thank you for this. We do hope to welcome you again! Have a lovely day.

Fredrikstad, Norway
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The hotel is centrally located in Karlstad, and city centre with all it´s offers is within walking distance. The room was nice, clean and tidy. Modern atmosphere in the lobby area, and helpful staff. Quick and easy check-in and check-out. Breakfast with great variety of food and drinks.

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Thank you for shring your thoughts about your stay with us. Welcome back!

Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

A lovely hotel conveniently located to tourist attractions and the city heart. Rooms were a decent size and the breakfast had a wonderful array of food... There is a funky bar in the hotel, however it was (thankfully... 😝) closed during our stay.

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Anki T, Reservationamanger at Scandic Karlstad City, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. Welcome back!

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016

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Patras, Greece
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Scandic Karlstad City is a great option to stay while in Karlstad. It is well located in the city center, quite and value for money. The breakfast includes a lot of options and is served in a nice atmosphere. The stuff is very friendly and professional. Overall, I had a nice experience staying there for four nights.

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Clean and spacious rooms, nice staff and roomy bar areas. Could easily have served breakfast at an earlier time than 07:30 am on sundays. Centraly located in the city centre. Went there for a sporting event, and since we booked several rooms we were given a discount.

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Wasaga Beach, Canada
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Great location for walking to see the shops small grocery store and found great Beer, Wine, & Liquor store with a huge selection. Great shops on the same street that the hotels is on. Nice clean hotel with a great air conditioner unlike some of the hotels so far. Food average, service about the same.

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Stillwater, Oklahoma
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Stayed here with a tour group. The room was fairly spacious with a comfortable. I got a great night's sleep due to the comfortable bed and the quietness of the hotel. HOWEVER: This hotel features elevator hell. The elevators only hold 3 people!! Sometimes fewer depending upon whether other patrons packed the kitchen sink. Plus, you have to insert your...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Scandic Karlstad City
Scandic Karlstad City
Cuisines: Bar, European, Pub, Swedish
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Scandic Karlstad City

Address: 4 Drottninggatan, Karlstad 652 24, Sweden (Formerly Rica Hotel)
Region: Sweden > Varmland County > Karlstad
Price Range: £92 - £170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Karlstad City 3.5*
Number of rooms: 106
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#5 Business Hotel in Karlstad
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“5th floor was quite room view average”
 of 5 bubbles 54dougm, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“One on a lower floor in case you have to take the stairs”
  • Sink area of bathroom for single room
  • Shower in bathroom
  • View of room from near entry door, showing windows, desk area, side table and extra chair.
  • Interior of single room showing bed and entry door, with small closet to left.
 of 5 bubbles 14rond, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Choose 3rd or 4th floor if you really must stay in this bad place.”
 of 5 bubbles 671peterr, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Not a lot of difference in the rooms”
  • Excellent Shower
  • Basic Rooms
 of 5 bubbles TJA950, 10 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Select a room away from the main road for more peace & quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Panditashok7, 26 Aug 2014 | Read review
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