We went to Gothenburg for four days and booked the Radisson Blu Riverside hotel mainly because of the reviews that we had read on Expedia. Having now stayed there, I can confirm that those reviews are accurate.
We thoroughly enjoyed the City and the hotel was very nice. It is clean, modern, the staff are ultra-helpful and the buffet breakfast is excellent and extensive.
The hotel is located on the other side of the river from the main city (which is where tourists would want to visit) and is located in a science (business) park BUT we actually liked where it was located. By far the best way to get to the hotel is by the ferry that runs from down near the Stenna line - which is free to use when the green flag is flying on the boat (which is during the daytime, I think). You need to get the ferry to Linholmspiren. Alternatively, you can get a No.16 bus from near Nils Ericsson bus terminal (at the bus stops across the road) which drops you about 100m from the hotel.
We loved getting the ferry.
The standard rooms in the hotel are quite compact but this wasn't a problem to us, as they are modern, clean, well soundproofed and have great showers.
Simon from Lincolnshire, UK
265 rooms, 150 sqm meeting space, outdoor dining, spa and indoor jacuzzi. 10 suites all with beautiful views of the water …More
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