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Örebro is a city,
the seat of Örebro Municipality and the capital of Örebro County
old town Wadköping is located on the banks of Svartån (black
stream). It contains many 18th and 19th century wooden houses, along with
museums and exhibitions. The water tower of Örebro, named Svampen
(The Mushroom), is a popular destination as an outlook tower. In 1958,
a replica of the tower was built in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Örebro University is
one of Sweden's most recent, being upgraded from högskola (university
college) in 1999. It currently has around 14,070 students and a staff of
1,100. Gustavsvik, the largest water park in the Nordic countries, is located
just a kilometer south of central Örebro. With more than 700,000 visitors
per year, it is one of the most popular tourist and leisure establishments
in Sweden. Only Liseberg, Gröna Lund and Skansen are more popular.
In the summer the manor of Karlslund is a very popular place to visit.
HOTELS IN ÖREBRO, SWEDEN
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The Clarion Hotel Orebro
is perfectly situated in the center of Orebro, in the midst of the shopping
and business district. The hotel is located near popular tourist destinations,
such as Orebro Castle, Wadköping village and Gustavsvik water park,
one of Sweden's most-visited tourist attractions. Karlslund Manor House,
Orebro University and Orebro Airport are just minutes away. This Orebro,
Sweden hotel is less than one mile from the local train station and near
area restaurants. Be sure to stop by the restaurant and cocktail lounge
located on the premises. Room service is available.
Stora Hotellet Örebro
Elite Stora Hotellet is
beautifully situated near Örebro Castle by the Svartå River
and is one of the most illustrious in the country. The hotel was constructed
in 1858 and is one of the country’s most historic hotels. As our guest
you will experience the atmosphere of a classic city hotel with stylishly
appointed rooms and a real sense of service. The sights of the city such
as, Wadköping, the Örebro Art gallery and the concert hall are
all within walking distance. In addition to our own conference facilities
at the hotel, we also operate the conference department at Örebro
Castle. Elite Stora Hotellet is not only beautifully located, it is also
easily accessible and offers ample parking.
The Quality Hotel Örebro
is conveniently located north of the city, close to Svampen water tower.
This Örebro hotel is minutes from Wadköping wooden village, Örebro
Castle and Örebro University. The Örebro Airport, Sweden's fourth
largest airport, is about 15 minutes away. Örebro literally means
a bridge over gravel banks, which is how the geography looks, with the
river Svartån draining into the lake Hjälmaren. Its attractive
position makes Örebro a popular business region and an ideal place
for conferences and trade fairs. Also known as the Town of Cycling in Sweden,
Örebro offers many cycle lanes and bicycle rentals are available.
Örebro has a rich cultural life with several concert halls, museums
and galleries in the area.
Grand Hotel, Örebro
The Scandic Grand Hotel
brings Örebro attractions to your doorstep. Örebro's 17th-century
castle, Behrn Arena and the old wooden town of Wadköping are all within
10 minutes' walk. At the end of the day, relax in the hotel's Jacuzzi,
bar and restaurants. Unwind in the Grand Bar, dine in our 3 restaurants
or do business in our 9 meeting rooms. The Conventum convention centre
is just 1 block away. Feel at home in this 17 sqm Nordic-style room with
wood laminate flooring. Catch up with work at the desk, enjoy cable TV
and pay-per-view movies, or take in the city view from your large windows.
Includes sauna and Jacuzzi access. Some rooms have wireless internet access.