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"2nd Best To None"
Text: Björn Ulvaeus

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Bar & Bistro

Open seven nights a week

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Breakfast always
included in room rate

Breakfast buffé always included in room rate.
Monday-friday 6.30-10.30 am
Saturday, Sundays, bank holidays, summer 7-11.30 am


Open the broschure


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Cash less

We only accept credit cards as payment.

Café Rival

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All rooms are equipped with a Blu-ray/CD player and 10 CDs.

Check in

Check in time hotel room at 2 pm

Check out

Check out time hotel room at noon

Cruise Ports

Facts about Stockholm Cruise ports


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A defibrillator is located at front desk.  Defibrilator


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Getting to The Hotel Rival

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Disibility access

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Each hotel room has a collection of DVD-movies. License

Electric car

Charge electric car at Södermalm



Extra bed

Limited number of extra beds are available. Only by reservation made directly to the hotel, on office hours Mon-Fri. Rates from 500 SEK/night

Fact sheets

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7 floors, elevators and stairways.

Gift voucher

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Gym & Exercise

Next door to The Rival Hotel you can find www.saga-motion.se offering a complete range of gym classes, chiropractor and massage

Hotel rooms

99 rooms. See  our rooms

Interior Design

Karin Ahlgren, Ahlgren & Edblom Arkitektkontor Adolfsson & Partner


Up to 20 Mbit / device.

Merry Christmas My Friend

Listen to the song


All rooms offer the option of connecting iPad, iPod, MP3, Smartphones and laptop to the sound speaker system. There are CDs in all rooms. 

Opening hours

Open all year, around the clock for hotel guests.
Opening hours


Benny Andersson Produktion AB

Dogs & pets

Unfortunately, we do not allow dogs and pets to stay at the hotel.


Valid parking (garage) for SEK 495/ day. Rental time 2pm arrival day until noon departure day. Book your parking spot when booking your hotel room. Charge electric car at Södermalm

Policy room reserveration

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Porn free hotel

047650X0porrfritt Logo CmykWe do not offer any erotic TV or movie channels, nor any erotic films in our DVD-library.


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Room Service

Room services around the clock

Selection of films

Each hotel room has a collection of DVD-movies.  You can also borrow DVD-movies at front desk,  approx. 200 titles.  License

Theatre layout

Tickets show

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Theatre layout

Tourist information

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TV and Blu-ray

Samsung Smart TV screens in all rooms. Blu-ray (incl. DVD/CD) player in all rooms. Speaker system also connected to the bathrooms. TV channels


Up to 20 Mbit/device