Copenhagen is great for a cool, cultural city break. Whether you’re travelling as a romantic couple, with friends or taking a family break, there’s something for everyone in this attractive Scandinavian capital. From the magic of Tivoli Gardens (Europe’s oldest theme park) to strolls along the harbour front to amazing cuisine at the world’s best restaurant, Noma, you’re spoilt for choice for things to do here. It’s even better if you are staying in one of our featured cheap hotels in Copenhagen – spend your money on better things!
Doubles from EUR 24.15pppn
Hotel Saga is in Vesterbro, offering cheap rooms a few minutes’ walk from Central Station (which has 12-minute connecting trains to Kastrup Airport, which serves all flights to Copenhagen) and Tivoli Gardens. This trendy area is filled with cosy cafes, retro shops and a whole range of restaurants, serving everything from Danish steaks to Thai and Japanese cuisine. The hotel itself serves a continental/Scandinavian buffet every morning. There’s free Wi-Fi and internet terminals in the lobby, and there is bike rental available so you can make like a real Copenhagener and take to the streets on two wheels.
Zleep Hotel Ishøj
Doubles from EUR 27.33pppn
A quality hotel in satellite town Ishøj, Zleep Ishøj Hotel sits a 15-20 minute train ride from Copenhagen City centre. Occupying the 6th-8th floors of the Ishøj Bycenter, with magnificent views of Ishøj out to Copenhagen and the sea, the hotel offers cool, minimalist design and Wi-Fi throughout. Local attractions within walking distance include Arken, the museum of modern art and the beach, and family rooms sleeping up to three can be provided.
Doubles from EUR 29.52pppn
Hotel Angsar is found down a quiet street in the centre of town, close to Central Station and main Copenhagen attractions Town Hall Square, Tivoli Gardens and main shopping street Strøget. There are 24 family rooms, so it’s great if you’ve got little ones in tow, plus there are flat screen TVs and Wi-Fi in each. Offering bed and breakfast, the hotel provides buffet breakfast included in the rate of the room, served in the dining room or courtyard garden daily. Hot drinks and snacks are always available too.
Copenhagen Airport Hostel
Dorms from EUR 17pppn
One of the most convenient cheap hostels in Copenhagen for all-round travel, Copenhagen Airport Hostel sits next to Kastrup airport and has transport links to both Copenhagen city centre and Malmo in Sweden (30 minutes by rail). There is a fully-equipped communal kitchen where you can prepare meals, a laundry area and mixed dorms that sleep up to ten.