No one knows the Varmland area better than the locals. The 4-star Elite Stadshotellet Karlstad is one of the most popular choices with local travelers, plus it's received an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 based on 33 guest reviews. Other hotels worth consideration include Scandic Winn, with its average guest rating of 4.57; Best Western Gustaf Fröding Hotell & Konferens, with a rating of 4.4; and Best Western Wåxnäs Hotel, which scores 4. Locals also have good things to say about Victoria Gränshotell and the 3.5-star Clarion Hotel Plaza.Looking for someplace to stay with your family? Hotell Marieberg is rated highly by families, plus it scores an average of 5 out of 5. The 3.5-star Clarion Collection Hotel Bilan is a good bet if you're looking to book last minute. It's a favorite among last-minute travelers and features an average guest rating of 4.25 out of 5. You can also try Clarion Collection Hotel Drott, with an average guest rating of 5, or Scandic Karlstad City, which is rated 5. Leisure travelers aren’t the only ones heading to the Varmland area. One great option for those going on business is Comfort Hotel Royal.