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Skeppsholmen

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Address: Stockholm, Sweden
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Good Views - Shame The Castle Isn't Public

The walk up to the hill on which the castle sits gives wonderful views over Stockholm, but I would imagine the views from the top of the castle are even better, however it isn't... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
CityGent
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East Molesey, United Kingdom
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East Molesey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The walk up to the hill on which the castle sits gives wonderful views over Stockholm, but I would imagine the views from the top of the castle are even better, however it isn't open to the public.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's small, it's an easy walk, and it's gorgeous. There are attractions - the world class modern art museum, the fantastic meals at Hotel Skeppsholmen - and it's easy to get to and from; you can walk here from downtown or take the #65 or the Hop on Hop Off, then take a ferry to Gamla Stan or Djurgården.

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Monmouth Beach, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016

Skeppsholmen is a beautiful little part of Stockholm that is easily accessible by ferry or slightly more difficult to get too by tram. It hold several small museums, most notably the Moderna Museet. If you plan on seeing the museums that are there, it is a great place to walk around and explore. Without any other reason to go, however,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

I went there twice for the museum and also walk around with friends. The atmosphere was very nice especially in the Summer

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Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Walking among trees, great nature, have A break away city crowd..you can visit moderni museet at the same time

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

We stayed at the Hotel Skeppsholmen, so we found ourselves on the island quite a bit. I have a feeling if we'd stayed elsewhere, though, we might not have visited. There were a few other sites on the island - the little Kastellet (which I walked around - quaint); the Modern Art Museum (didn't visit) and a few other things.... More 

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des12404
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

I had considered staying on Skeppsholmen, since everyone who reviewed the hotel here said the walk was insignificant. I found the location to be out of the way. It is a lovely island, but quite remote from the rest of the Stockholm and the Hop-on-hop-off boat is not be be counted on as they are few and far between. If... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Why is this attraction ranked so high? We took a stroll in Skeppsholmen and found it incredibly boring and a waste of time. There was not much to do, except for a few small museums. Unless you're visiting the museums, don't bother coming here. The Kastellet is best viewed from the water with a boat tour.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

A wonderful setting and everything was great, staff, food and atmosphere. Do go to appreciate it for yourself.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Stroll right from the hop-on/off boat, or left from the bridge. Along the dock are 20+ 19th century and early 20th century boats, ranging up to about 60 feet / 20 meters. Many tugs, ice-breakers, ex-navy and general work-horse boats, all restored and operating. A few are for hire.

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