From cultural heritage to a world-class hotel - Scandic Grand Central Helsinki opens its doors for business

Press releases   •   Apr 15, 2021 09:17 BST

April 15 marks the day when Scandic Grand Central Helsinki opens its doors after two years of a meticulous restoration process. Scandic Grand Central Helsinki offers a global, unique hotel experience in the stunning historic Art Nouveau building, formerly known as the head office of Finland´s railway company, designed by Eliel Saarinen.

Scandic Arlandastad opens its doors

Press releases   •   Jan 11, 2021 08:50 GMT

Scandic Arlandastad has now opened following an agreement that Scandic signed in November 2020 to take over the hotel.

Scandic Hotels launches the largest network of coworking spaces in the Nordic countries

Press releases   •   Sep 08, 2020 08:30 BST

Today, Scandic Hotels is unveiling its new coworking concept at around 270 locations in Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Germany and Poland.

Haymarket by Scandic named Sweden’s best hotel – wins Grand Travel Award 2020

Press releases   •   Feb 15, 2020 10:23 GMT

Last night, Haymarket by Scandic, which is located on Stockholm’s Hötorget square, was designated Sweden’s best individual hotel. The prestigious award was accepted by General Manager Jessica Norgren and Food & Beverage Manager Erik Pändel at the annual Grand Travel Awards gala held at Grand Hôtel in Stockholm.

Scandic reopens iconic hotel and event venue in Copenhagen

Press releases   •   Aug 07, 2019 17:00 BST

Today, Scandic has opened the historic hotel and event venue Scandic Falkoner in Copenhagen’s Frederiksberg theater district. This is the company’s second new hotel in the city in less than a year and just one of several hotels that will be established in the coming years.

Scandic to take over hotel in Stavanger

Press releases   •   Jun 25, 2019 13:43 BST

On October 1, 2019, Scandic will take over the operations of Radisson Blu Royal in Stavanger, Norway. The hotel, which is ideally located in downtown Stavanger, will target business and leisure travelers as well as local residents. After the takeover, the hotel will change name to Scandic Royal Stavanger.

Scandic to open new hotel in Copenhagen

Press releases   •   Jun 14, 2019 08:50 BST

Scandic has signed an agreement regarding the operation of a new hotel in attractive Nørreport in central Copenhagen. The hotel, which will have some 100 rooms, is expected to open in 2020.

Finnfulness finds its footing at Marski by Scandic, a new signature hotel now open in Helsinki

Press releases   •   Jun 11, 2019 07:31 BST

Scandic’s fifth signature hotel, Marski by Scandic, is now open in the heart of Helsinki. The refurbished hotel has 363 rooms as well as meeting and event spaces, a restaurant, bar and café and a wellness center. Originally opened in 1962, the classic hotel was renovated to become a Scandic signature hotel that stands firmly on its roots of Finnfulness.

Scandic Hotels introduces standard for allergy-friendly rooms

Press releases   •   May 13, 2019 10:02 BST

Scandic is the world’s first hotel to introduce a standard for allergy-friendly rooms. This means that guests booking allergy-friendly rooms can expect considerations including wooden floors and fragrance-free, hypoallergenic toiletries approved by the Swedish Asthma and Allergy Association.

Scandic climbs in the Sustainable Brand Index – ranked higher in all countries

Press releases   •   Apr 12, 2019 07:02 BST

The results of this year’s Sustainable Brand Index have now been announced and Scandic has continued to climb closer to the top in all countries in the Nordic region. In Sweden, it was the number one hotel for the ninth year in a row, ranking 18 out of 355 brands.

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Scandic is the largest hotel company in the Nordic countries with more than 280 hotels, in operation and under development, in more than 130 destinations. The company is the leader when it comes to integrating sustainability in all operations and its award-winning Design for All concept ensures that Scandic hotels are accessible to everyone. Well loved by guests and employees, the Scandic Friends loyalty program is the largest in the Nordic hotel industry and the company is one of the most attractive employers in the region. Scandic Hotels is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. 


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