Best Hotels, B&B's and Hostels in Copenhagen

We list the best hotels, hostels, B&Bs and guesthouses in Copenhagen as recommended by travel experts from CNN, Lonely Planet, Frommer’s, Fodor’s, New York Times and more. All hotel recommendations have been referenced with customer reviews and we only listed places that have at least a 4 out of 5-star customer review rating.  
List view List view
Map view Map view
Table view Table view
  • 4.6 Hotel d'Angleterre Copenhagen

    Hotel d’Angleterre, Copenhagen

    Fodors

    “Widely considered the best luxury hotel in Copenhagen, this elegant establishment dates back to 1755 and has been brought back up to its peak with a complete renovation. Gorgeous rooms and impeccable service.”

    Featured as Fodor’s Choice in Copenhagen.

  • 4.2 Hotel SP34 Copenhagen

    Hotel SP34, Copenhagen

    New York Times

    “A perennial favorite of design-conscious travelers, Hotel SP34 offers 118 rooms ranging from snug singles to spacious suites in a central Latin Quarter location. There’s also a private movie theater, rooftop terrace, and three dining locations, including a greenhouse-themed Nordic bistro.”

    Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Copenhagen.

  • 4.6 Hotel Sanders Copenhagen

    Hotel Sanders, Copenhagen

    CN Traveler

    “It combines a bit of Danish mid-century modern, a bit of colonial British (wickerwork here and there, plus palms in pots), and a classic French bistro-style restaurant in a way that achieves the Holy Grail of hotel design.”

    Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List

  • 4.3 Hotel Alexandra Copenhagen

    Hotel Alexandra, Copenhagen

    Lonely Planet

    “The furniture of Danish design deities such as Arne Jacobsen, Ole Wanscher and Kaare Klint graces the interiors of the crisp, refined yet homey Alexandra. Rooms are effortlessly cool, each decked out in a mix of mid-century Danish pieces.”

  • 4.6 Nimb Hotel Copenhagen

    Nimb Hotel, Copenhagen

    Lonely Planet

    “Part of historic Tivoli Gardens, this boutique belle offers 17 individually styled rooms and suites that fuse clean lines, beautiful art and antiques, luxury fabrics and tech perks, such as Nespresso coffee machines and Bang & Olufsen TVs and sound systems.”

  • 4.2 Hotel Danmark Copenhagen

    Hotel Danmark, Copenhagen

    Lonely Planet

    “The revamped Danmark is a svelte boutique hideaway steps away from major sights. Though most of its 88 rooms are rather petite, they’re all flawlessly chic and ensconcing, with heavenly beds, tactile fabrics and restrained, elegant Danish furniture.”

  • 4.1 Generator Hostel Copenhagen

    Generator Hostel, Copenhagen

    Telegraph

    “The conveniently situated Generator blurs the lines between hostel and hotel, with design-led interiors, buzzy communal areas and a combination of private rooms and en-suite dorms. All of the main city centre attractions are within a 10-minute walk and evenings play host to live music and social events.”

  • 4.3 Steel House Copenhagen

    Steel House Hostel, Copenhagen

    Telegraph

    “The distinctive steel-clad building that was once home to the Danish Union of Metalworkers has now been transformed into a cool urban hostel, with smart dorms (or small private rooms), plenty of communal space for meeting fellow travellers and an impressive range of facilities.”

  • 4.1 Ibsens Hotel Copenhagen

    Ibsens Hotel, Copenhagen

    Lonely Planet

    “Ibsens is a sound choice for discerning sophisticates. The rooms are minimalist yet plush, with muted tones, designer fixtures and blissful beds.”

  • 4.1 Avenue Hotel Copenhagen

    The Avenue Hotel, Copenhagen

    New York Times

    “The Avenue Hotel is a boutique property with 68 updated rooms in a building designed by Emil Blichfeldt, the architect who also designed the Tivoli Gardens’ main entrance. Modern design is evident in everything from Missoni bedspreads and staff outfitted in Scandinavian labels, to walls adorned with works from Danish photographers.”

    Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Copenhagen.

  • 4.3 Babette Guldsmeden Copenhagen

    Hotel Babette Guldsmeden, Copenhagen

    Lonely Planet

    “The 98-room Babette is part of the superb Guldsmeden hotel chain, with the same (unexpectedly) harmonious blend of Nordic and Indonesian design aesthetics.”

Guest rating
Price (usd)

Hotel d’Angleterre, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

Fodors, New York Times, Frommers, Telegraph

4.6
384 euro 342 gbp 475 usd 50350 jpy 370 cad 370 aud 3719 hkd 627 sgd 446 chf 3016 cny 3918 sek 2869 dkk 3700 nok

Hotel SP34, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

New York Times, Frommers, Telegraph

4.2
129 euro 115 gbp 160 usd 16960 jpy 124 cad 124 aud 1252 hkd 211 sgd 150 chf 1016 cny 1320 sek 966 dkk 1246 nok

Hotel Sanders, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

CN Traveler, New York Times, Telegraph

4.6
275 euro 244 gbp 340 usd 36040 jpy 265 cad 265 aud 2662 hkd 448 sgd 319 chf 2159 cny 2805 sek 2053 dkk 2648 nok

Hotel Alexandra, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

Lonely Planet, Telegraph

4.3
90 euro 80 gbp 112 usd 11872 jpy 87 cad 87 aud 876 hkd 147 sgd 105 chf 711 cny 924 sek 676 dkk 872 nok

Nimb Hotel, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

Lonely Planet, Telegraph

4.6
372 euro 331 gbp 460 usd 48760 jpy 358 cad 358 aud 3601 hkd 607 sgd 432 chf 2921 cny 3795 sek 2778 dkk 3583 nok

Hotel Danmark, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

Lonely Planet, Telegraph

4.2
98 euro 87 gbp 122 usd 12932 jpy 95 cad 95 aud 955 hkd 161 sgd 114 chf 774 cny 1006 sek 736 dkk 950 nok

Generator Hostel, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

Telegraph

4.1
14 euro 12 gbp 18 usd 1908 jpy 14 cad 14 aud 140 hkd 23 sgd 16 chf 114 cny 148 sek 108 dkk 140 nok

Steel House Hostel, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

Telegraph

4.3
23 euro 20 gbp 29 usd 3074 jpy 22 cad 22 aud 227 hkd 38 sgd 27 chf 184 cny 239 sek 175 dkk 225 nok

Ibsens Hotel, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

Lonely Planet

4.1
78 euro 69 gbp 97 usd 10282 jpy 75 cad 75 aud 759 hkd 128 sgd 91 chf 615 cny 800 sek 585 dkk 755 nok

The Avenue Hotel, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

New York Times

4.1
76 euro 68 gbp 95 usd 10070 jpy 74 cad 74 aud 743 hkd 125 sgd 89 chf 603 cny 783 sek 573 dkk 740 nok

Hotel Babette Guldsmeden, Copenhagen

Reccomended by:

Lonely Planet

4.3
119 euro 105 gbp 147 usd 15582 jpy 114 cad 114 aud 1151 hkd 194 sgd 138 chf 933 cny 1212 sek 887 dkk 1145 nok

FAQ

Where to stay in Copenhagen?
Copenhagen is the capital city of Denmark and is the country’s most populous city. It is the home to many historic sites such as Rosenborg Castle, Christiansborg Palace, Amalienborg Palace, Indre By, and Öresund Bridge. Some of the best neighborhoods of Copenhagen are:

Copenhagen City Center
Copenhagen City Center is a neighborhood in the city with chic coffee shops, cafés, bars, takeaways, and restaurants. The neighborhood has a wide range of options to offer from smoky bars to fine dining restaurants and jazz venues.

Christianshavn
Christianshavn is a stylish neighborhood that is home to the Michelin-starred Noma restaurant and Copenhagen Opera House. The area maps across several artificial islands and is surrounded by picturesque canals and water bodies. The narrow alleyways and colorful houses make the area one of the most romantic and beautiful parts of the city.

The Freetown Christiania
The Freetown Christiania is a neighborhood that is the home to smoky jazz bars, underground gig venues, vegetarian restaurants, and bakeries. The area is renowned for Pusher Street and Green Light District and relaxed and friendly atmosphere. It also has a beautiful lake and car-free pedestrianized alleys that gives it a peaceful and serene ambience.

Vesterbro
Vesterbro is a neighborhood with music venues, underground bars, chic restaurants, tattoo studios, and galleries. The area is also renowned for its organic restaurants, cafés and hostels that attract many hipsters.

Nørrebro
Nørrebro is a multicultural neighborhood that bears the renown of being a hangout zone for bohemian and artist. Ti is replete with organic restaurants, stylish cafés and secondhand shops.
Which Copenhagen hotels serve great breakfast?
There are plenty hotels in Copenhagen that serve a good breakfast. Try The Avenue Hotel, Hotel Sanders or The Nimb Hotel if you're looking for a delicious breakfast. All those hotels have excellent customer review ratings for their breakfast.
How much does it cost to stay in a Copenhagen hotel?
For a 3-star hotel you have to pay around $175 per night and for a 4-star hotel you would be looking at $240 per night. If you're after a luxury 5-star Copenhagen hotel then you can expect to pay around $450 per night.
Which Copenhagen hotel offers great views?
Try The Nimb Hotel for great views of Copenhagen. The hotel has received excellent customer review ratings for views recently.
What are the best things to do in Copenhagen?
Copenhagen: 1-Hour Canal Cruise from Ved Stranden or Nyhavn. See the sights of Copenhagen on a 1-hour boat tour along the main harbor and adjoining canals. Depart from Ved Stranden or Nyhavn and see lovely houses, ancient castles, and beautiful churches along the way. Price: $16.

Grand Day Trip around Copenhagen. Head out of Copenhagen for the day on this guided small-group tour, visiting UNESCO World Heritage-listed Kronborg Castle, the sitting for Shakespeare's Hamlet, and then Frederiksborg Castle, the largest Renaissance-era castle in Scandinavia. Price: $166.

Copenhagen Tivoli Gardens Fast-Track Ticket & Optional Rides. Discover Copenhagen’s world-famous Tivoli Gardens, the world's second-oldest amusement park. Enjoy fast-track access with your skip-the-line admission ticket. Explore the park, enjoy the beautiful gardens and flowers, and stop for refreshments at a café. Price: $21.

More things to do in Copenhagen

About Copenhagen

Copenhagen is the capital city of Denmark and the most populous city in the country. Copenhagen is home to several cultural institutions such as the Royal Theatre and the Royal Academy of Fine Arts which are one of the most visited places in the city.

In modern times, the city has seen a strong urban and cultural development which has made the city become an even stronger cultural, governmental and economic center of the country. Copenhagen is a major financial center in Europe especially Northern Europe with the Copenhagen Stock Exchange.

Copenhagen is involved strongly in several sectors such as information technology, clean technology and pharmaceuticals. All these make the city an attractive migration-center and a tourist attraction. The cityscape is an attractive system that is characterized by parks, promenades and waterfronts. Some of the most famous landmarks in the city include the popular Tivoli Gardens, The Little Mermaid Statue, the Rosenborg Castle Gardens and Frederik’s Church.

Copenhagen is an important transport center especially in the Nordic region; the Copenhagen Airport Kastrup is the busiest airport in the Nordic countries. Ranked one of the most peaceful cities in the world, the hospitality of Copenhagen is one of the best in Europe.

If you like our list of best places to stay in Copenhagen, then you should also check out our selection of recommended hotels in Stockholm or the best hotels in Moscow.