Absalon Hotel - Copenhagen

Helgolandsgade 15, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1653  show map
 4 stars
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Absalon Hotel - Copenhagen

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Breakfast room

Fitness/ Gym

Aerobics

Swimming pool
Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Overview

The comfortable Absalon Hotel accommodates guests in a trendy area of Copenhagen. The hotel was opened in 1938 and remains an example of functional architecture in Copenhagen ever since.

A good setting within 5 minutes' walk of Copenhagen Central train station offers fast access to Town Museum, which is 41 km away. The property lies within 1 km from the city center.

The hotel is situated near a theater and a museum.

There is Forum subway station at a reachable distance.

Rooms

Most of the 161 quiet guestrooms feature exquisite décor, Wi-Fi, cable TV with on-demand movies, a safe, a French balcony and a work desk together with tiled bathrooms. The rooms look on to the city. These rooms have carpet floor and classical furniture.

Eat & Drink

Offering a comprehensive buffet breakfast, the hotel invites guests to the restaurant. The property offers a garden restaurant serving local cuisine. Guests can relax in the lobby bar serving refreshing drinks. Serving an array of dishes, Jensens Bofhus and Grams Laekkerier are 150 meters away.

Services

Cars and bicycles are available for rent at Absalon Hotel.

Relax

Absalon Hotel provides guests with a mini club and cots for their children. The on-site activities include mini golf and cycling.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   161.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Diving
  • Sailing
  • Pedal boating
  • Cycling
  • Basketball
  • Golf course
  • Table tennis
  • Aerobics

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cots (on request)
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Bungalows
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Internet television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Helgolandsgade 15, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1653

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City Centre
  • Copenhagen
    3300 ft
Airports
  • Roskilde Airport (RKE)
    17.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Copenhagen Central Station
    1000 ft
Underground stations
  • Forum
    4300 ft
  • Nørreport
    5000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Frk. Barners Kaelder (cuisine: European, Danish)
    300 ft
  • BENTO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar (cuisine: Japanese)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Tivoli Gardens
    1600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    161

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Rooms and availability

Absalon Hotel photos Room
Small Double Room
  • Room size:

    130 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Double Room (Small)

Absalon Hotel photos Room
Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Housekeeping
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Double Original (non-refundable)

Absalon Hotel photos Room
Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Housekeeping
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Features cable TV and a private bathroom with shower.

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
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  • General:Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Fridge
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard Triple. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Absalon Hotel photos Room
Suite
  • Room size:

    650 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Absalon Hotel photos Room
Junior Suite
City view
  • Room size:

    380 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Queen-size bed and 1 Sofa bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

Featuring a balcony overlooking the city, this suite features tea/coffee facilities and a marble-tiled bathroom.

Absalon Hotel photos Room
Standard Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed and 1 Sofa bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This family room features a fridge, sofa and flat-screen TV with cable channels.

Family Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Family Room

Absalon Hotel photos Room
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Double Room

Superior Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Double Room

Medium Double Room
  • Room size:

    240 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Queen-size bed and 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathtub/shower combination
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
Economy Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Fridge
  • Media:Cable TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Economy Room

Absalon Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Tivoli Gardens1000 ft
  • Tivoli Gardens1400 ft
  • copenhagen jazz festival2000 ft
  • Radhus2300 ft

Popular areas

  • Meatpacking District Copenhagen1400 ft

Places of interest

  • Danish Design Centre2000 ft
  • Schloß Rosenborg2000 ft
  • Gammeltorv3000 ft
  • Christian IV's Brewhouse3700 ft
  • Danish Royal Library4000 ft

Train stations

Convention centers

  • Dansk Design Center2000 ft
  • Forum Copenhagen3700 ft

Shopping areas

  • Copenhagen Christmas Market1000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Danish Design Center2000 ft
  • Copenhagen City Hall2300 ft
  • Gammeltorv3000 ft

Museums

  • Louis Tussauds Wax Museum2000 ft
  • Hans Christian Andersen Museum2300 ft
  • Hans Christian Andersen Museum2300 ft
  • Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek2300 ft
  • Nationalmuseet3000 ft
  • The National Museum of Denmark3000 ft
  • Royal Arsenal Museum (Tojhusmuseet)3300 ft
  • Christian IV's Brew-House3700 ft

Parks

Theaters

  • Mogens Dahl Concert Hall4000 ft

Local attractions

  • Stock Exchange 5000 ft
    Borsgade
  • Botanical Gardens 1.0 mi
    Gothersgade 128, Copenhagen
  • Christians Kirke1.0 mi
    Strandgade 1
  • The Workers Museum5100 ft
    Roemersgade 22
  • Nyhavn1.2 mi
    Nyhavn 1-71 Kobenhavn K

Near the hotel

  • Tivoli Gardens1600 ft
    Vesterbrogade 3, Copenhagen
  • DGI-byen1100 ft
    Tietgensgade 65
  • Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek 2300 ft
    Dantes Plads 7
  • H.C. Andersen Statue 2000 ft
    Raadhuspladsen 1
  • Central Station900 ft
    Banegardspladsen 7
  • IMAX Tycho Brahe Planetarium1300 ft
    Gammel Kongevej 10
  • Renes Brasserie & Restaurant1900 ft
    Axeltorv 6

Restaurants nearby

  • Frk. Barners Kaelder300 ft

    Address: Helgolandsgade 8A
    Phone: 33 33 05 33

    65% likes this, based on 228 reviews
    Cuisine: European, Danish

  • Fu Hao200 ft

    Address: Colbjornsensgade 15

    73% likes this, based on 57 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 22

  • Tandoori Masala400 ft

    Address: Halmtorvet 5

    52% likes this, based on 54 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian

  • BENTO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar200 ft

    Address: Helgolandsgade 16
    Phone: +45 8871 4646

    82% likes this, based on 99 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese
    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 52

  • Hao's Noodles & Tea Restaurant300 ft

    Address: Helgolandsgade

    72% likes this, based on 14 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    161

Hotel Awards

DanishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCopenhagenAbsalon Hotel

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Absalon Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Absalon Hotel

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 1186 reviews

Guest reviews

  • 1.4

    Good location. Great bed. Good breakfast.

    Very noisy at night. Room very warm.

  • 1.6

    Walking distance from train station. Beautiful boutique hotel. Nice bar. Excellent breakfast buffet.

    None.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Good tourist hotel with an excellent location. It's a typical 'behind the railway station' neighbourhood, a bit lively but noy unsafe. Breakfast was really good. The room was comfortable but nothing special. I was on a city trip with my mother (65 of age), and would certainly recommend this hotel.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    We liked the breakfast because the food was good and it was well presented. The people at the desk were very friendly and helpful.

    We would have liked washclothes in the bath..

  • Family with children
    2.8

    It's a shock -liked very litte and won't stay again

    Lack of internet access -one old pc that gets hogged and can never get on it. Incredibly noisy, allowing students to run up and down the corridors all night-laughing, talking, midnight we got knocks on our doors and people running off. you could not fail to hear the noise, and hotel staff would not address or turn up to fix. people have no regard for others. place is a joke and completely over priced.

  • Single
    7.4

    It was very close to city centre.

    It was not very nice to walk on my own in the evening.

  • Family with children
    4.6

    Basic, budget hotel with reasonable facilities. Very good breakfast buffet. Suit those on a budget, school and family groups. Friendly and helpful front desk staff.

    Bed was very uncomfortable: small room, very bad hair dryer. Bad location.

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    The breakfast was quite decent, and the hotel was near the central railway station, although location otherwise wasn't that great. It was within a reasonable walking distance from all the main attractions in Copenhagen, but so is almost anything since it is a small city.

    The room was quite horrible compared to the price we paid. I had allergic reactions there, and there was not a single room in the hotel without a carpet that we could have changed into. The rooms really need to be repaired and did not reflect at all the pictures on their website.

  • Single
    5.4

    The room had a pleasant appearance. Breakfast was good.

    The bathroom was ridiculously small and the shower even worse. The toilet paper roll was places away from the toilet and beside the shower that has a plastic curtain so it got wet. The bed was uncomfortable. The room was very poorly designed.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    It was convenient to the train station and Tivoli gardens which was the reason for coming to Copenhagen. It was also convenient to a lot of the museums and restaurants that we were interested in.

    We are non-smokers and found that there was usually a smoking smell in the area of our room. We also wound up in an smoking room, but that did not seem to be really a problem. We also do not care for duvets as they are too hot and we always wind up taking them out of their covers and just using the cover, which then turns out to not be quite enough cover. Can't win on that one. Wish they would provide a blanket instead. This, of course, is not just this hotel's problem but also it now appears that this is the standard bed covering in most European hotels.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Minutes walk to the city centre and some worth visiting attractions.We were able to walk and see everything in Copenhagen.Nice atmosphere,clean rooms.Breakfast was really good,too!!!

  • Couple
    8.2

    Great location near main railway station and city center. Room was good and breakfast was excellent. Car park was extra about 20€. Total price was high but Denmark is expensive country, did not find any cheaper and better than this.

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Absolutely the best thing was the location!!! The hotel is situated just a stone cast away from the central railway station and was easy to find. Also the staff was very friendly, spoke very fluent English and the breakfast was good and tasty. I can recommend the hotel for young couples or friends, who wish to explore the capital of Denmark by foot and wish to accomodate near the center.

    The room was very noisy, one needs earplugs to be able to sleep. There was a night club nearby and the noise was horrible! Do not recommend the hotel for families with kids. The room wasn't very clean, dusty overall carpet and the bedcover was dirty and spotty. Also the electric kettle was dirty because of chalk and we really didn't feel like tea or coffee. The breakfast was good and tasty, but we did miss fresh fruits and vegetables to be served as well. There were only canned fruits and dried cucumber slices. The price for 3 nights (360 euros, E.G. 120 euros/night) was too much looking for what you got for that price.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Wonderful staff who were very helpful about pretty much everything, decent budget restaurants nearby, close to the train station and quiet. The breakfast was great as well.

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    Location is good but too noisy at night

    Too noisy at throughout the night especially we had to open the window (no aircon)

How to reach hotel

hotel Absalon Hotel - Copenhagen Copenhagen location
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Hotel Address:

Helgolandsgade 15, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1653

Get directions
City Centre
  • Copenhagen
    3300 ft
Airports
  • Roskilde Airport (RKE)
    17.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Copenhagen Central Station
    1000 ft
Underground stations
  • Forum
    4300 ft
  • Nørreport
    5000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Frk. Barners Kaelder (cuisine: European, Danish)
    300 ft
  • BENTO Restaurant & Cocktail Bar (cuisine: Japanese)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Tivoli Gardens
    1600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    161

Hotel Awards

DanishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCopenhagenAbsalon Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Denmark

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