Services and amenities


Down by the harbor you find the beach “Kallbadhuset”. Just outside the citywall is “Solbergabadet”, offering indoor swimmingpool and sauna. Please check opening hours at the front desk.

Afternoon Tea…

…is served every day 3-6 pm during the period May 1 to Aug 31. We offer some coffee, tea and some sweets in the main building. Free of charge of course.

Books and magazines

The front desk offers both books and magazines (mostly Swedish though).

Breakfast buffet

Breakfast is served Mon-Fri 6.15-10 a.m. and Sat-Sun 7.30-11 a.m. Buffet: Fresh bread, Hard bread (Knäckebröd), Boiled eggs, Butter, Ham, Salami, Cheese, Vegetables, Fruit, Yoghurt, Cereal, Müsli, Juice, Coffee, Tea. The buffet may vary according to season.


The front desk is open: May 1-Aug 31 every day 7 am-8 pm. Rest of the year our hotel hosts are on duty between 7 am-6 pm, check in via key box. If arriving later in the evening, please call us (+46 498 20 33 06) a few days in advance for check in instructions. Check in from 3 p.m. Check out before 11 a.m.


We offer all guests free wireless Internet access. Guest computer at the front desk.


The rooms have no phones but we offer mobile phones to guests traveling without their own mobile.


We offer some parking spaces on our back yard, 150 SEK per day during the summer (June 1 to Aug 31). Rest of year free of charge but you must make a reservation.


We do not accept cash, most major credit cards accepted.


The hotel has three stars according to the Swedish Hotel Association (SHR)


Transportation by taxi from the harbor is ca SEK100 and from the airport SEK150-200.


SVT1, SVT2, TV4 and TV6.

Age Limit

The hotel has a 18-year limit, identity verification is done on all accommodation at check-in, people ages 18-24 will pay a deposit refunded at checkout if no mishaps caused during the stay. The hotel will require that all guests keep good order and that a pleasant and peaceful environment is maintained. During week 29 guest of age 18-35 will have to leave a deposit of 1500 SEK, which will be returned when they check out if no incidents have occurred during their stay.

About Visby


Hotell Strandporten has no restaurant, but you find the sports bar O’Learys in the same building. It is open all year around.

Visby offers many restaurants! We will give you some suggestions and we are happy to help you to book a table!

Rental cars and bicycles

The front desk can help you with rental cars or bikes.


Kallbadhuset is situated by the most central sand beach in Visby. Here’s also a bridge.

Do you want to do some exercise swimming and maybe use a sauna? Go to Solbergabadet about 15 minutes from the hotel.


Just around the corner is Visby Gym, offering training with machines and/or free weights.


  • Groceries: 400 m
  • City center: 0 m
  • Airport: 3,5 km
  • Ferry terminal: 1,5 km
  • ATM: 20 m
  • Sea: 1 km
  • Restaurant: 50 m