Department of Physics and Astronomy

Accommodation

The hotel that is usually booked for the guests of the department is Svava Hotel. This is good Hotel for reasonable price, located in the very center of Uppsala right in front of Uppsala Central Station. The hotel provides free Wi-Fi, sauna and fitness center. The hotel is situated just in front of Central Station where you can take buses number 1,12 or 20 that will deliver you to Ångström Laboratory (bus stop name is Polacksbacken). For the detailed information about bus traffic see is usually booked for the guests of the department is Uppsala Local traffic website. Otherwise you can take a nice half-hour walk from the hotel to Ångström Laboratory.
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There are of course plenty of other good options besides Svava Hotel. The main alternatives are:

  • Hotel Uppsala good Hotel that is slightly cheaper then Svava, free Wi-Fi, 10 minutes walk from Central Station. Map
  • Grand Hotell Hörnan slightly more expansive then hotel, free Wi-Fi, 5 minutes walk from Central Station and 20 minutes to Ångström Laboratory. Map
  • Hotell Centralstation approximately the same quality price and position as Hotel Svava. Map
  • Radisson Blu Hotel more expansive and luxurious hotel, 5 minutes walk from Central Station. Map
  • Scandic Uplandia Hotel also more expansive and luxurious hotel, 10 minutes walk from Central Station. Map
  • Uppsala City Hostel if you are student and want to find budget housing this hostel can be good choice, 10 minutes walk from Central Station, free Wi-Fi is available. Map

These are the main options, but of course you can find more options here or on the map below.