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Helgolandsgade 15 Copenhagen V, Copenhagen 1653 Denmark
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless check-in
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Updated 06/19/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#7 of 130 hotels in Copenhagen
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Reopened May 2016 after a total refurbishment. Central location in Vesterbro Neighborhood near Central Station, Meatpacking Area and Restaurants. Absalon Hotel is all about a cozy ambiance in Designers Guild bold and cheerful design. Family owned hotel - 3rd generation Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Bike rental DKK 150.- Per day. Popular Hotel Bar and Lobby Lounge.. Air Conditioning ONLY in Superior Rooms: contact the staff if you wish to upgrade and have extra comfort.
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Paid public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Bicycle tours
Highchairs available
Taxi service
24-hour security
Street parking
Wifi
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Snack bar
Billiards
Walking tours
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
First aid kit
Umbrella
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Clothes dryer
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Washing machine
Ironing service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Desk
Housekeeping
Safe
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Complimentary toiletries
Soundproof rooms
Telephone
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Laptop safe
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Electric kettle
Radio
Hair dryer
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Room types
City view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
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Family rooms
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245Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
39Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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jderounian wrote a review Nov 2020
Winchcombe, United Kingdom1 contribution
Our trip took place against a backdrop of high anxiety - linked to Covide-19; and impacts on our flights returning DK-UK. This is an immaculately designed hotel - chic, clean, brilliantly located for attractions e.g. Glyptoteket; Tivoli gardens; lovely parks; waterside walks. Staff unfailingly helpful; EXTREMELY patient and solutions-focused! Breakfasts included - continental style; very fresh and plentiful. Room clean, comfortable. Truly one of - if not - THE best hotel we have stayed at; period!
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Date of stay: November 2020
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Response from Joyce Ausan-Louv, Guest Services / Front Office at Absalon Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
It was lovely having you here and thank you for leaving such a kind review. I am pleased that everything was as you expected and that you were looked after so well by our wonderful staff. You can be assured that important things will not change but we will however try hard to provide even better service so we can remain to be the best hotel for you and for all our future guests. I can see that you are particularly interested in museums and parks which we have a lot in the city mostly nearby the hotel, either walking distance or by bike. We are thrilled that the highlights of Copenhagen are easily accessible from the hotel because of our central location. We hope to see you again when travel opportunities are better, hopefully soon. Kindest regards, Joyce Ausan-Louv Guest Relations Officer Absalon Hotel
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Odyssey782780 wrote a review Dec 2019
2 contributions2 helpful votes
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My husband and I decided to book this hotel for a weekend break having read previous Trip advisor reviews and it did not disappoint. The bedroom was compact but very clean and had everything we needed. The bed was very comfortable. Breakfast had a great variety of food and even though it was very busy we always found a table. The hotels biggest asset though is their staff. All extremely friendly and very helpful. We really enjoyed our stay.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from JonathanCstravels, Assistant Front Office Manager at Absalon Hotel
Responded Dec 28, 2019
Thank you for making such a nice review. It is very good to hear you enjoyed everything while you were staying with us. We try to do our best everyday in all departements and it sounds like you have felt this. We are so pleased to hear that our staff lived up to our standard and showed that they are the best asset we have. Hopefully you will come back and visit us in the future. We would like to wish you a good sunday and a happy new year. Best regards Jonathan S. Clausen Assistant Front Office Manager
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S3808USannec wrote a review Nov 2020
Région parisienne2 contributions
Super nice team. Nice breakfast. The hotel is very well located : 5 minutes walk from Copenhagen's main train station, 5 minutes rides tp Tivoli and most of the museums,.... Plenty of bicycles for rent.
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Date of stay: November 2020
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Response from Joyce Ausan-Louv, Guest Services / Front Office at Absalon Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for the great review and I am thrilled to note that we were able to meet, if not exceed, your expectations for the duration of your stay here in Absalon Hotel. We are, indeed strategically located near the central station, walking distance to the major attractions of Copenhagen and plenty of shopping and dining opportunitets too. We hope you will travel our way again soon for another great Absalon experience. Kindest regards, Joyce Ausan-Louv Guest Relations Officer Absalon Hotel
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clh221 wrote a review Oct 2020
North West England, United Kingdom33 contributions17 helpful votes
The title of this review is ‘the most beautiful hotel I’ve even stayed in’ and it’s probably not to everyone’s taste, but I personally love how the interior of this hotel looks. Those vibrant colours are one of the main reasons why we chose to stay in it. The outside looks grand too. Since the appearance is 5* I’m pleased to say the experience of staying there was 5* as well. The staff were welcoming and professional upon our arrival. Check-in was extremely fast because we’d completed our form electronically beforehand. When we entered our room we found it to be in good condition and again, very beautifully decorated. The 5* touch though was to leave a card welcoming us by name to the hotel, as well as a small gift. The visit happened to be for our 10th anniversary so we found this to be really lovely. The breakfast was nice. I’ve become a drinker of fruit tea as a result of the delicious teas they serve. Next to the buffet area is the bar, which often had a happy hour during which the drinks prices were very reasonable for a hotel bar, or a bar in Copenhagen (or both). It’s also a wonderful place to sit and have a drink if you like the interior design like I say. In terms of other facilities we used, we were able to change some money at the reception without a charge, and similarly the luggage room was free. The location is excellent. The central train station is a five-minute walk away and there are numerous bars and restaurants within a five to ten-minute walk. The overall price was good value in this regard, when compared to the increase to stay for example in the centre of Amsterdam rather than the outskirts. Overall then I struggle to find a negative point to make. This hotel was amazing and I’d recommend it to anyone wanting a fantastic place to stay in Copenhagen.
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Date of stay: August 2020
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Response from Joyce Ausan-Louv, Guest Services / Front Office at Absalon Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for this detailed feedback about your recent 5- star experience here in Absalon Hotel! It is an honor to be the most beautiful hotel you’ve ever stayed in. The hotel’s modern, vibrant décor by Designers Guild with details highlighting Danish “hygge” is certainly something unique and charming that we are proud to offer to our valued guests. Lovely to note that we were able to meet, if not exceed, your expectations and that you enjoyed your overall stay from the room décor, the breakfast and delicious organic teas, the hotel’s accessible location, and most of all, the service of our wonderful staff, our best asset. They are dedicated individuals who are always inclined to creating memorable experiences for our guests. They would be delighted that their hard work paid off and we are all looking forward for your next stay. Kindest regards, Joyce Ausan-Louv Guest Relations Officer Absalon Hotel
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Kevin wrote a review Sep 2020
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This hotel gave us a very friendly welcome. The rooms were modern, clean and up to date with all expected facilties for the price we paid. The location - just 5 mintues walk from Copenhagen railway station and a pleasant walk into the heart of the city - was ideal.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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Responded Oct 2, 2020
I’m delighted you felt warmly welcomed and enjoyed your time at Absalon Hotel. We truly appreciate your great mention of our service and facilities and the hotel's central location. We take pride of our team of hospitality professionals, combined with the hotel's ideal setting for an unforgettable Copenhagen getaway. We hope you will travel our way again soon for another great Absalon experience. Kind regards, Joyce Ausan-Louv Guest Relations Officer Absalon Hotel
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PRICE RANGE
$119 - $260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
absalon hotel copenhagen
LOCATION
DenmarkZealandCopenhagenInner Vesterbro / Vesterbro - Kongens Enghave
NUMBER OF ROOMS
161
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Frequently Asked Questions about Absalon Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Absalon Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Tivoli Gardens (0.3 miles), Curfew (0.2 miles), and Mikkeller Bar (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Absalon Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a lounge, and breakfast buffet.
Which room amenities are available at Absalon Hotel?
Top room amenities include a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and blackout curtains.
What food & drink options are available at Absalon Hotel?
Guests can enjoy a lounge, breakfast, and complimentary tea during their stay.
Is parking available at Absalon Hotel?
Yes, paid public parking nearby and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Absalon Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Maple Casual Dining, Grams Laekkerier, and Smagsloeget (Vesterbro).
Is Absalon Hotel located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.8 miles away from the center of Copenhagen.
Are any cleaning services offered at Absalon Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Absalon Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Thai, and Polish.
Are there any historical sites close to Absalon Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Our Saviour's Church (1.3 miles), Rosenborg Castle (1.2 miles), and Christiansborg Slot (0.7 miles).
Does Absalon Hotel have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the city view available here.