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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Excellent hotel. You are on your own. Peaceful. About 15 minutes walk to the town centre. By taxi will be approximately 100 kroner. Nothing much in town to see. Take a taxi to Alfred Nobel summer house. Walk about 3km to the Godishuset (candy shop) that has about 700 varieties. You will be spoil by choice

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Been coming to the Bofors (pronounced Broforcsh) for 5 years now. Love this place. Rooms are fantastic. Staff is excellent. Quiet as can be. If you eat here get the reindeer it's fantastic. The bathroom has heated floors (which after 3 years I've figured out how to turn on!)

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is located in a beautiful building. The inside interior is very stylish as well. There is a very relaxed and pleasant atmosphere over the entire hotel and staff, something you rarely find nowadays. Room was beautiful and large. Everything well functioning! Breakfast was great! Restaurant for dinner was also very good, although we found some of the dishes...

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Haymarket, Virginia
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

When you see the word historic, it might imply old or creaky or outdated. The Bofors is none of these, well maybe older in age, but the recent renovation has kept it up with times. The rooms are quiet and good sized, the bed was very comfortable and the heated bathroom floor was a welcome treat. The wireless coverage was...

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Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night. Everything seemed very nice. Room was very nice and spacious with nice shower room and spacious wardrobe. Breakfast was nice but limited in variety. There is a free pool room downstairs to keep you entertained. Didn't get much chance to try any of the other hotel facilities though.

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Tack för ditt omdömme, jag hoppas att vi får se dig på vårt hotel flera ganger // Göran Beck, Hoteldirektör

Malmö, Skåne Län, Sweden
Reviewed 22 October 2013

You pay a lot of money here compared to other accommodations in Karlskoga, but it's worth it. Excellent service and good dining, both a restaurant and a bistro. The hotel has had a tune up during spring 2013 so most of the furniture and equipment is brand new. Skip the elevator, the stairs are worth a walk.

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Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 June 2013

It appears that Karlskoga is not blessed with an over-abundant supply of accommodation and the view is that Bofors is by far the best. I arrived with business colleagues late on a Sunday evening (10pm). There was a staff member there to let us in but no other facilities (bar, snacks) which would have been welcome after a long drive...

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Florence, Italy
Reviewed 25 January 2013 via mobile

Very good hotel in Karlskoga, almost unexpected. Renewed structure, large room and bed. I suggest this hotel to spend a night in this town. Very good bistrot and also the restaurant should be nice, but expensive...i was really lucky since the hotel was full I got the president suite at the price of standard room!!

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Dalton-in-Furness
Reviewed 11 December 2012

This is a great hotel for business trips to karlskoga. The staff are extremely helpful and pleasant, the rooms are clean and spacious, and the bathrooms have excellent shower facilities, with underfloor heating. It is only a short walk into town and there are plenty of routes nearby if you like to run or walk for exercise. The hotel also...

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2012

I was visiting Karlskoga on business and stayed at the Bofors Hotell, which is really the only hotel you would want to stay in at Karlskoga. The staff and so welcoming and friendly, hotel is near to the towns businesses and a pleasant 20 to 30 min walk to the town centre and a number of restaurants. Hotel rooms are...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Bofors Hotel

Address: Hyttasvagen 12, Karlskoga 691 80, Sweden
Region: Sweden > Orebro County > Karlskoga
Price Range: ₹ 13,679 - ₹ 17,587 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bofors Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Apparently there are 2 rooms without windows. Avoid that room.”
 of 5 bubbles zacandme, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“On the north side you have view over the freeway, choose the south side!”
 of 5 bubbles MattiasN582, 22 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Cross your fingers that you get upgraded to one of the suites!”
  • Bedroom in President Suite
  • Sitting room in President Suite
  • View from the President Suite
  • Sitting room in President Suite
 of 5 bubbles KatS_2011, 7 Sep 2012 | Read review
“All rooms seem to be of equal standard. There are however two rooms on the ground floor without windows, so prob best to avoid those.”
  • Bedroom in President Suite
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  • View from the President Suite
  • Sitting room in President Suite
 of 5 bubbles KatS_2011, 18 Dec 2011 | Read review
“Ground floor is best if you want to avoid the ageing/historic lift and get access to 24 hour coffee/tea bar by reception.”
 of 5 bubbles DoctorFeelgoodDorset, 21 Sep 2011 | Read review
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