In Luleå, you will find Sweden's first mall, cosy shops and a perfect mix of global retailers, second hand and boutiques. Close to our hotel, there are also several White Guide restaurants, charming cafes, pubs and outdoor seatings.
Luleå has a rich cultural life with excellent museums, concerts and exhibitions. Take the opportunity to book a hotel stay in connection with an exciting sports game and see your favourite team in hockey, basketball or cross-country skiing. The city has previously been voted as one of Sweden's best sports cities with many exciting events.
Gammelstads church town is Luleå's former city centre. Learn about Luleå's interesting history and visit the historical church from 1492, a part of UNESCO World Heritage List since 1996. This place is full of beautifully preserved buildings from the 18th century and the Open-air museum Hägern is a perfect place to learn more about how people lived here in the past.
Luleå is as beautiful during the winter as in summertime. Embark on an exciting adventure and try activities like dog sledging, snowmobiling, downhill skiing or ice fishing. At dusk, you can experience the magnificent Northern Lights, a powerful light phenomenon that attracts people from all over the world. Every year outside our hotel in Lulea, a unique ice rink is ploughed for ice skating, horseback riding or long walks. The ice rink is about 10 km long and extends from the Northern Harbor around the Gültzauudden to the South Harbor and on to the Gråsjälören. Bring your ice skates for a fun day together with your friends and family and have a nice picnic or barbecue on the ice.
In the summertime, Luleå offers numerous hiking trails in majestic nature. Luleå's archipelago consists of 1312 islands and is a fantastic experience in itself. Explore the unspoilt nature with rich wildlife and unique fauna. Many of the islands are populated and offer great restaurants and the opportunity to spend the night in cosy cottages.