Industrial chic in Copenhagen’s Meatpacking District
Copenhagen’s Meatpacking District was once governed by meat industry businesses, but in recent years it has transformed into a lively neighbourhood with numerous trendy bars and restaurants. It has become a hub of creativity, with independent shops and galleries making it the perfect place to explore. With so much going on both during the day and at night, it’s worth adding to your bucketlist of things to do in Copenhagen.
What better way to immerse yourself in the creative vibes of the area than staying in the centre of it all. Hotel Scandic Kødbyen is at the heart of the district, reflecting it’s respect for the Kødbyen area through it’s decor and design. The hotel is also home to one of the coolest restaurant and bars in the area, MØR, known for it’s impressively delicious steaks.
With warm tones of reds and deep browns, the interior of the hotel captures the area’s history in a nutshell. Hints of copper create an industrial chic experience both elegant and inviting. The warm colours and sensual lighting entice you in on a cold winter night, and the cosy seating areas offer the perfect refuge from the weather outside. The coffee shop is an ideal meeting point for friends and colleagues alike. The spacious lobby means there is always a quiet corner for that all important catch up. If you’re looking for somewhere more practical for a business meeting, Scandic Kødbyen have rooms for that purpose too. Meeting rooms, conference facilities, and indoor parking for convenience. If leisure is on your mind, why not unwind with a cocktail from the bar? The hotel bar has an endless selection of spirits, cocktails, wines and beers to choose from, making it the perfect place to meet up with friends.
The design is consistent throughout the hotel, flowing seamlessly from the lobby to the bedroom. The rooms at Scandic Kødbyen are cosy and comfortable, with big plush bedding and a variety of lighting options to take you from productive mornings of work to an evening of relaxation. Complete with desk, chair, and even a sofa, these rooms are perfect for every type of trip, from business to leisure and everything in between. Added extras including robes and slippers, bathing products and more make for a relaxed and convenient stay. A fruit bowl, water, and tea and coffee are nice little touches, all making the place feel that bit more like home. For those who like to unwind at the end of the day, the hotel also has a gym. And for those who fancy a midnight snack, there’s a small shop in the lobby that’s open 24/7, which is always good to know.
A buffet breakfast is included in all room rates, which helps get the morning off to a good start. there’s something for everyone whether you like coffee and cake for breakfast, or the full works with a hot meal, juice and fresh bread. The hotel also offers bike rental which makes for a great way to see the city. The team are happy to point you in the right direction and send you off with a map highlighting some key points of interest.
If you’re looking for somewhere fun to stay in the eclectic city of Copenhagen, Scandic Kødbyen is definitely the place for you. The district itself is a hive of creativity, activity and nightlife. And just a short walk from the city centre, it’s a great base for exploring.