map of Europe
map of Sweden
map of Karlstad
Karlstad is a city, the
seat of Karlstad Municipality, the capital of Värmland County, and
the largest city in the province Värmland in Sweden.
Karlstad has a University and
a Cathedral. Karlstad is built on the river delta where Sweden's longest
river, Klarälven, runs into Sweden's largest lake, Vänern. It
has the second largest lake port in the country after Västerås.
Karlstad is often associated
with sunshine and the symbol for Karlstad is a happy sun. Karlstad is reputed
to be one of the sunniest towns in Sweden and a local waitress, known as
"Sola i Karlstad" (the Sun in Karlstad) for her sunny disposition, is also
commemorated with a statue.
Best Beaches by Andrew Clark
Sweden is connected to Denmark
by a bridge-tunnel across the Öresund. Most of Sweden has temperate
climate with four distinct seasons and mild temperature throughout the
year. It mainly hosts three climates oceanic climate, humid continental
climate and subarctic climate.
|It is warm and drier than
other countries based on same latitude; because of its high latitude length
of daylight varies greatly. Snowfall occurs from December through March
in Southern Sweden.
is really sandy beach, located near capital. "Located on Kungsholmen (metro:
Fridhemsplan) by the calm waters of Riddarfjärden, the beach is very
popular with locals and is perfect for al fresco lunching." Says thelocalse.
on northern shore of Lake Vanern, this is well known beach in Karlstad.
You can enjoy accompanying background like football, mountain biking, hiking
and sauna and playground for kids.
- Karlstad featured hotels
|Varamon: You like
to be there having cafes, restaurants and ice cream kiosks frontline beaches.
You will have water sports like windsurfing, volleyballs and kayaking.
"The "Pearl of Vättern" in Motala boasts 80 more hours of sun on average
per year than the rest of the country." Says Varamon.
is 7km long sand beach, having its golf course and Hotell Tylosand. It
had small houses, which have been converted to expensive villas preferred
by famous and rich families. You will have tons of restaurants, fast food
stands and ice cream vendors, trade in area.
You will have rocking nightlife with nightclubs, jazz. Children can enjoy
with its shallow waters. Upmarket seaside resort links the white windswept
beaches of these Skanian twin towns.
Ribersborg: Real city
beach in downtown Malmö with wooden piers jutting out into shallow
waters. Ribersborg has everything a visitor could need for pure
relaxation: from restaurants, showers, green areas and barbecues to the
famous old bathing house.
About the Author: Andrew
Clark has experience of 20 years in industries of telecommunication. He
is known expert in telecommunication industry and also perfect to know
flow about industries. He guided to many companies, leads them and reached
them at their goal. Enjoy 70% on International Roaming for Sweden
SIM card, cheapest international SIM, airtel international SIM card
with free incoming calls, local calls at local rates.
for Karlstad hotels
HOTELS IN KARLSTAD, VARMLAND COUNTY, SWEDEN
browsing Karlstad hotels
Collection Hotel Drott Karlstad
The Clarion Collection Hotel
Drott is conveniently located close to many popular attractions and local
points of interest like Karlstad University (Karlstads Universitet), Nöjesfabriken
entertainment complex and the Värmlands Museum. This Karlstad, Sweden
hotel is also just minutes from Mariebergsskogen, an open-air museum featuring
numerous historical buildings. Karlstad is known as the City of Sunshine
due to its favorable climate. Located on the northern shore of Lake Vänern,
Karlstad is ideally situated in central Sweden. Plenty of nearby shopping
is available, both in the city and at Bergvik Shopping Centre (Bergvik
Köpcenter), the fourth largest in Sweden. The Woolpack Pub and Club
Room lounge are both located on the premises of this Karlstad, Sweden hotel.
Hotel Plaza Karlstad
Clarion Hotel Plaza is a
business hotel and a pleasure palace in the city centre, close to the railway
station and just at the beginning of the biggest shopping area in Karlstad.
It is a very popular hotel with restaurants, bar, piano bar as well as
relax possibilities. It is a frequent meeting place also for the local
people. The Plaza bar is designed in New York Art Deco style. Here
you can choose dishes from the menu influenced by many cuisines, from local
Värmland kitchen to the international kitchen. The hotel patio with
its south European atmosphere is one part of the restaurant and here our
ecological Swedish breakfast is served.
The Elite Stadshotellet
Karlstad is one of the country’s most beautiful hotels and is centrally
located by the riverside of Klar älven. Here you will have the opportunity
to relax and caress your senses with the best of everything. The hotel’s
charm is built, to a great extent, on the 139 individually and beautifully
furnished rooms, many of which have high ceilings, stucco work, open fireplaces
and oriel windows. Dining options at Elite Stadshotellet Karlstad include
a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available during limited
hours. A complimentary breakfast is served daily.
The hotel is situated in
the heart of sunny Karlstad, only a 20-minute drive from Karlstad Airport.
Recharge your batteries in the relaxation suite and sauna or work out in
our gym. Tempt your tastebuds in our Legends Grill & Bar, or make use
of one of our four meeting rooms for gatherings large and small. As a guest,
you are also able to use our Easy Access Point, a computer with Internet
access and a printer, available 24 hours a day. Work out in Scandic Karlstad
City’s gym or wind down in the large sauna. Or why not dine at the Legends
Grill & Bar. Karlstad’s attractions are within easy reach. Cinemas,
theatres and the shopping district are only a stone’s throw away.
Stay at the riverside Scandic
Klarälven hotel, just 10 minutes' walk from the city centre.
Swim in the indoor pool
or relax in the sauna, dine at Bistro Borgmästarholmen restaurant
and do business in our 6 meeting rooms for up to 90. Check your emails
anywhere in the hotel with wireless internet access. Swim in the Scandic
Klarälven hotel’s indoor pool, have a sauna or work out on the rowing
machine. Further afield, take a boat trip, swim, fish or water-ski on Lake
Vänern. Other Karlstad attractions include Värmlands Museum and
Mariebergsskogen park with its funfair and zoo.
In the heart of Karlstad,
the Scandic Winn hotel boasts a Jacuzzi, saunas and a solarium.
Business is a pleasure here
with meeting rooms for 2-120 and wireless internet access throughout. Visit
the shopping area, just 1 block away, and round off your day in our Restaurant
Café Artist. Take it easy at the Scandic Winn hotel's relaxation
area, with Jacuzzi, solarium and saunas. Dine in the spectacular Restaurant
and Bar Café Artist. Nearby are Karlstad attractions like the city
park, Värmlands Museum and golf courses.