Grand Hôtel (Stockholm)

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Grand Hôtel
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Grand Hôtel in Stockholm
Grand Hotel (Stockholm)
General information
Town or cityStockholm
CountrySweden
Construction started1872
Completed1874
Inaugurated14 Jun 1874
Renovated2017–2018
Owner Investor AB/Wallenberg family

Grand Hôtel is a five-star hotel in Stockholm. It was founded by Frenchman, Jean-François Régis Cadier, in 1872. It opened on 14 June 1874 at the same time as the Grand Hotel in Oslo; all the Scandinavian capitals have a major hotel called 'Grand Hotel'. The Grand Hôtel is located next to the Nationalmuseum and opposite the Royal Palace and Gamla stan (the old town). Since 1901, the Nobel Prize laureates and their families have traditionally been guests at the hotel, as well as several celebrities and world leaders.

Grand Hôtel Stockholm has 300 rooms and 31 suites, 24 banquet and conference rooms, two restaurants, a bar and a spa (Nordic Spa & Fitness). One of the restaurants is managed by the Swedish chef, Mathias Dahlgren. The hotel is the only Swedish member of The Leading Hotels of the World. [1] The hotel is owned by the Swedish Wallenberg family via Investor AB.

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