Grand Hôtel installs new hybrid event studio
The Grand Hôtel in Stockholm is establishing a permanent hybrid event studio in the hotel’s Stockholm conference and event auditorium, featuring world-class, state-of-the-art technology. Done in collaboration with the company Informationsteknik, the initiative is particularly timely given that the demand and requirements for virtual meetings and hybrid event solutions are ever-increasing. The stud
Grand Hôtel Inaugurates Magnificent New Main Entrance
On Friday, April 30, the Grand Hôtel in Stockholm will be reopening its main entrance after extensive renovation. The new main entrance is part of a larger facade project that began back in 2018, harmonizing the hotel’s beautiful interior with its new facade, which conveys the hotel’s rich heritage. Key quality aspects of the new entrance include improved accessibility and greater sustainability.
Grand Hôtel Achieves Accreditation For Covid-19 Safety Measures
The Grand Hôtel in Stockholm is the first hotel in Sweden to achieve the Global Advisory Council (GBAC) STAR™ facility accreditation for its stringent protocols for cleaning, disinfection, and biorisk preparedness. The accreditation demonstrates that the hotel actively implements best-practice cleaning processes to prevent the spread of infection, including COVID-19.
Grand Hôtel Opens Exclusive Champagne Bar
The opening of the Grand Hôtel’s exclusive new champagne bar marks a welcome addition to the Stockholm bar and restaurant scene. At the bar, guests will have the unique opportunity to enjoy an extensive range of prestige cuvées by the glass, including Ruinart Blanc de Blancs, Dom Pérignon and Krug. The champagne bar, launched in collaboration with Ruinart, is opening in autumn 2020.
Grand Hôtel enters into partnership with the Skill Shift Initiative to increase staffing for the Elderly
The hotel and restaurant industry has been hit hard by the current corona crisis. Therefore, the Grand Hôtel has chosen to enter into a collaboration with the Skill Shift Initiative in Stockholm, with the aim of creating a new intensive education that utilizes the expertise that exists in the hotel and restaurant industry to relieve the pressure on Elderly Care Services in the City of Stockholm.
Grand Group AB acquires Hotel Drottning Kristina
The Grand Group AB is pleased to announce the acquisition of Hotel Drottning Kristina, a move that further strengthens the group’s position as leader in the luxury hospitality segment in Stockholm. The Grand Group, which runs the Grand Hôtel Stockholm and Lydmar Hotel, will take over Hotel Drottning Kristina’s operations from October 1, 2018.
Makeover for Grand Hôtel with New Façade
The Grand Hôtel will be renovating its façade in the first quarter, bringing out the best of the building’s history; one that stretches from the imposing original façade to the clean-lined classicism that characterizes the building today. The vision is to recreate a façade that depicts the Grand Hôtel’s rich heritage and that is in harmony with the surrounding buildings at Blasieholmen.
Readers of Condé Nast Travelers choose Grand Hôtel
For the 30th year in a row, the influential travel and lifestyle magazine Condé Nast Traveler asked its readers to rank the best hotels in the world. Among the 130 hotels in 40 countries to win a place on the list, the Grand Hôtel was the only hotel in Sweden to make the cut.
Fashion Week Checks In at Grand Hôtel Stockholm
As the new official arena for Fashion Week Stockholm, the Grand Hôtel is pleased to welcome Sweden’s leading fashion brands between August 30 and September 1. Numerous participating designers will be showing their upcoming spring/summer collection over a three-day period. Stockholmers and visitors to the city are invited to open fashion week events to catch the latest on the Swedish fashion scene.
New Bentley now in Grand Hôtel’s fleet of luxury cars
Grand Hôtel is complementing its fleet of luxury cars, which to date comprises Mercedes-Benz S-class, with a Bentley Flying Spur. The car is the next generation of the Bentley Continental Flying Spur model, which was presented in Geneva in 2005, since then becoming Bentley’s hallmark of pride in the luxury limousine section.
GLEAMING NEW LOBBY WELCOMES GUESTS AT THE GRAND HÔTEL
The Grand Hôtel in Stockholm is stepping into 2015 in style, with a refurbishment of its lobby to further enhance the welcoming ambience of this iconic hotel. The lobby area at the Grand Hôtel has been closed for renovation since January 6 2015. Now, a new, lighter version is being unveiled.