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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with full-service spa and free breakfast


This family-friendly Gothenburg hotel is located by the ocean, within 3 mi (5 km) of Volvo Museum and Volvo Cars Torslanda Factory. Backaplan and Keillers Park are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

A full-service spa, a restaurant, and a fitness center are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a spa tub, and a sauna are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 149 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers, and LCD TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include hair dryers, showers, and phones.

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between 23 December and 26 December.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Arken Hotel & Art Garden Spa features a spa tub and a sauna. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities include a conference center, conference space, and meeting rooms. This family-friendly hotel also offers a fitness center, spa services, and a library. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Arken Hotel & Art Garden Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 149 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Library 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 28 
  • Conference center 
  • Year Built 1974 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Television in lobby 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast each morning.

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center.

Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility or spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Art Garden Spa. Services include facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Steam room in spa 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Hot springs/mineral springs in spa 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 15 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child under 12 years old stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for SEK 250.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for SEK 200 per night.


Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: SEK 300 per accommodation, per stay
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: SEK 200 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: SEK 250.00 per night
  • Facilities fee: SEK 595 per person, per day and includes use of:
- Spa
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Sweden. This property is rated 4 stars.

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