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Featured Vaxholm Family-Friendly Hotels

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Grinda Stugby & Vandrarhem
Grinda Stugby & Vandrarhem
2.0 out of 5.0 Södra bryggan, Grinda, Vaxholm
Free cancellation
3.8/5 (21 reviews)
£51/ night for 2 guests

Staying in the hotel or the cottages must be nice, but at the hostel, the room was really small and not so clean. And if you are coming from the ferry, you'll have to walk a while with your luggage. It was really quiet in September, but it was nice.

Reviewed on 9 Sep 2017
Grinda Wärdshus
Grinda Wärdshus
3.0 out of 5.0 Södra bryggan, Grinda, Vaxholm
Free cancellation
3.8/5 (21 reviews)
£170/ night for 2 guests

Beautiful small island with short hiking trails through the forest and safe swimming from a few small rock and gravel beaches. Fairly average, but clean and comfortable accommodation in the hotel - 4 blocks located behind the main building. We generally had great service except for the somewhat severe ...

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2018
Kastellet Bed & Breakfast
Kastellet Bed & Breakfast
2.5 out of 5.0 Vaxholms Kastell, Vaxholm
Free cancellation
4.1/5 (99 reviews)
£89/ night for 2 guests

My family loved this unique experience. It was like traveling back in time. We had a great time. You should definitely put on your calendar to explore this place!

Reviewed on 25 Jun 2018
Waxholms Hotell
Waxholms Hotell
3.5 out of 5.0 Hamngatan 2, Vaxholm
3.9/5 (111 reviews)
£123/ night for 2 guests

Fantastic view! If it wasn’t for the view it would be a very average hotel. Very run down. Started off on the 3rd floor with a very sparse room. Small window. Welcoming factor was very low. We were offered a new room on first level with a balcony. The room was very small but the balcony saved the ...

Reviewed on 15 Jul 2019
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Where should we stay in Vaxholm?


You may want to consider the secluded destination of Vaxholm if you've been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The boating, island setting and parks are just some of the things that make this a good destination for family holidays. Fly into Stockholm (BMA-Bromma), which is located 14.9 mi (23.9 km) from the city centre. Vaxholm offers 6 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where you want to stay.


Families on holiday have positive things to say about these places to stay:

Grinda Stugby & Vandrarhem – Offers a restaurant, a BBQ and cot rentals. This cottage is rated 2 stars.

Kastellet Bed & Breakfast – Features free breakfast, free WiFi and free cots. This 2.5-star bed & breakfast is popular with guests for its helpful staff.

Bogesundsgården – Offers free parking, free WiFi and in-room kitchenettes. This hotel is rated 2 stars.

Waxholms Hotell – Features 2 restaurants, free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. This hotel is rated 3 stars.


When should we visit Vaxholm?


You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to decide when to pack up the children and head to Vaxholm.


  • Hottest months: July, August, June and May, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of -5°F
  • Driest months: April, March, July and February, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: September, December, November and August, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

What should we see and do in Vaxholm?


While you and your family are visiting Vaxholm, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Vaxholm Hotellkajen Ferry Terminal and Vaxholm Ferry Quay. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Solvalla, Millesgarden and Djursholm Castle.


Vaxholm is also well-known for the:
  • Jogging trails
  • Historical sites
  • Golfing
  • Parks
  • Art
  • Boating