Grand Hotel Saltsjöbaden
Welcome to Grand Hotel Saltsjöbaden - one of Stockholm's most exclusive hotel and is located in a wonderful environment.
Wake up in the vicinity of Saltsjön. Most of our 140 rooms and suites offer an ever-changing views of Baggensfjärden. All rooms are upgraded in a style that perfectly fits in with the classic spirit of this historic 1800's hotel.
The Grand Hotel Saltsjöbaden, with its reowned high international standards is regarded as one of Sweden´s moste attractiv hotels.
Grand Hotel Saltsjöbaden was founded by K.A. Wallenberg (1853-1938), one of the most influential men in Sweden, who in his time had a central role in Swedish finance and industry. The idea to build a "Swedish Riviera" was born on a visit to Monte Carlo. Upon his return to Sweden, K. A. Wallenberg began to look for the most attractive site for the palace of his dreams.
In 1892, the competition was hard among the architects wishing to build the Grand Hotel on the coast, in Saltsjöbaden, surrounded by the sea and forrest. It was the architect Erik Josephson who won the competition. In the same year, the Swedish king Oscar II laid the first cornerstone of the new hotel.