We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 160 Stockholm hotels

First Hotel Royal Star

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Massvagen, Alvsjo, Stockholm 125 30, Sweden
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added First Hotel Royal Star to your Saves list
First Hotel Royal Star
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
Ranked #92 of 160 hotels in Stockholm
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
David S Adelaide, Australia
  • Overview
  • Reviews (92)
  • Photos (18)
  • Amenities
  • Room tips (3)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

92 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Adelaide, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are attending the Stockholmsmassan for a conference or expo, this hotel is well located, being a short walk from the Stockholmsmassan. There are no sights nearby and the hotel is the only option for a meal in the evening, so if you are not attending a conference, a hotel closer to the city centre would be preferable. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rimini, Italy
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
28 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I was here recently to follow an Expo in the near Stockholmsmassan. I found this Hotel positive for 3 reasons: - Breakfast - Proximity to the fair location - Free wiifi For the rest nothing good: - Bathroom quite big but a real "lake" after taking a shower - No room service - Closet realy old and dirty - No... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Diego, California
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

Hotels in Stockholm are expensive to begin with so this seemed like a good choice because the rooms looked nice and it was close to the train station. If you book the basic room, you will be placed in a musty, extremely outdated room. As we walked in, all I could say is, "This has got to be a joke."... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Asker, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

I was very surprised when I came into my room!!! It was completely clean and very beautiful. I didn't expect to have such a great room for so low price!!! Girl on the reception was very nice and helpful. Also free breakfast was very good and tasty! I'm very satisfied amd I'll recommend this hotel to everyone.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Royal Start Hotel Stockholm is situated a couple of kilometers outside Stockholm center, while very close to Stockholmsmässan. It's quite easy to get there with public transportation as it's only nine minutes with any of the southbound commuter trains (Stockholm C -> Älvsjö station) and then a short walk (a few hundred meters). Take to the left outside the station... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dundalk, Ireland
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

My mom and I decided to go on a Scandinavian trip back in July of 2009 and it was in Stockholm we stayed the longest. I booked a twin room and the rooms were huge! Bathroom was clean and had a nice shower/bathtub. I'm not sure if all rooms come with a balcony but the room we stayed in at... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sussex, UK
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
40 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

I ended up in this hotel somewhat by accident. I was travelling at short notice and in the summer rooms at sensible (albeit Swedish sensible!) are very difficult to find. The train out to Alvsjo is frequent (the station is the junction of three lines), takes 8 minutes and costs 36SEK. The hotel is then a 3 minute walk, so... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lund, Sweden
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I stayed there for two night during the last weekend . Big & clean rooms double rooms , its close to train station and 10 mins from Stockhold central . decent breakfast bufet is included. Price was a bit high, but i guess thats how the prices were in stockhold when i booked.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Stockholm, Sweden
18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

I stayed at the First Hotel Royal Star for a few nights while visiting some exhibitions at Stockholmsmässan. The room was cosy with a nice bed and bathroom, and free internet always comes in handy. The heated bathroom floor tiles were a nice touch in the middle of winter! My only real complaint is that the food plates that people... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
152 reviews 152 reviews
49 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

I have stayed the the First Hotel Royal Star once before 2 years ago without problems however this time the experience was not good. After I checked in and went into my room I was in for a horrible surprise, the room was old and clearly worn out which given the price per night was unacceptable so I went to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage First Hotel Royal Star, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to First Hotel Royal Star? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about First Hotel Royal Star

Address: Massvagen, Alvsjo, Stockholm 125 30, Sweden
Location: Sweden > Stockholm
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — First Hotel Royal Star 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Expedia, Priceline, Travelocity, BookingOdigeoWL, Despegar.com, TripOnline SA and Venere so you can book your First Hotel Royal Star reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
1st Hotel Royal Star
First Hotel Stockholm

18 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (18)
Hotel & grounds (7)
Dining (1)
Room/suite (6)
View from room (2)
Bathroom (1)
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (1)
Hotel & grounds (1)


Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style
#52 Luxury Hotel in Stockholm
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Contemporary Hotel located adjacent to Stockholm's Trade Fair Center. ... more   less 
Number of rooms

See which rooms travelers prefer