Monday, March 23, 2015

Hipmunk City Love: Best Hotels of Hans Christian Andersen's Denmark

Take your family on a magical literary adventure to Copenhagen by staying in hotels near fantastic attractions centering on Hans Christian Andersen. These six hotels are near wonderful attractions that feature the author and his works.

Adina Copenhagen

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Located near The Little Mermaid, Adina Copenhagen provides easy access to numerous dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Occupancy ranges from studios to two-bedroom apartments. There is plenty of room for your whole family. An indoor pool, sauna, and on-site dining are provided. The Little Mermaid statue is only 12 minutes away.

Hotel Opera

Hotel Opera is the perfect spot for your family. Located in the center of Copenhagen, you’ll find a comfortable place to rest from your daily activities. 91 rooms are available in a wide choice of sizes and styles. There’s an on-site restaurant offering breakfast every day, as well as room service. Nearby attractions include Nyhavn, where Andersen lived for most of his life. It’s a must-see on your literary adventure.

Skt. Petri

Your choice of 268 air-conditioned rooms awaits you at Skt. Petri. Rooms feature mini bars and flat-screen TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi, and cable TV. The hotel has a fitness center, restaurant, and coffee shop. You’ll enjoy your continued adventure into the world of Hans Christian Andersen when you visit The Round Tower, less than a mile from the hotel. The Tower features extraordinary views of Copenhagen, including the library where Andersen wrote many of his fairy tales.

Scandic Palace Hotel

If you’re looking for Denmark’s old-world charm but with modern amenities, the Scandic Palace Hotel is perfect for you. Close to the heart of Copenhagen, the hotel combines vintage glamour with a contemporary style, and plenty of comfort. All rooms contain hair dryers, air conditioning, and Wi-Fi. A complimentary breakfast is served daily. The hotel is located near the Hans Christian Andersen Fairy-Tale House, an interactive museum that guides you through many of the author’s artifacts, including hand-written manuscripts and his study.

Hilton Copenhagen Airport Hotel

The five-star Hilton Copenhagen Airport Hotel is not only in close proximity to the airport but to many of Copenhagen’s attractions. The hotel features 382 rooms complete with minibar, flat-screen TVs with cable, and Wi-Fi. Private bathrooms are complete with separate tubs and showers. You’ll have use of a full-service spa, indoor pool, steam room, and fitness center. Nearby is one of Copenhagen’s most popular parks, King’s Garden, where you can view the statue of Hans Christian Andersen.

First Hotel Mayfair

If you’re looking for a budget-friendly hotel near the action in Copenhagen, check out the First Hotel Mayfair. Rooms can accommodate a family of four and provide free Wi-Fi, afternoon tea, coffee, and TVs. You can even request a room with a soaking tub. A little over a mile away lies Kulturcentret Assistens, Hans Christian Andersen’s final resting place. It’s the perfect way to end your literary vacation, by paying respects to this incredible author who provided wonderful fairy tales for readers, both young and old, all over the world.
These six hotels will keep you close to many wonderful sites that pay tribute to Hans Christian Andersen. This trip will be one you’ll never forget.