A historic and cultural hotel near Copenhagen. The Sure Hotel by Best Western Schaeffergaarden is owned by the Foundation for Danish-Norwegian Cooperation, which works for increasing understanding and cooperation between Denmark and Norway. The Sure Hotel by Best Western Schaeffergaarden functions daily as a background for the foundations activities and stipendiaries, as well as a hotel and a host for conferences and banquets. There are bountiful possibilities for relaxation, celebrating life's great events, or holding large and small meetings. All of our rooms are decorated with furniture created by Danish Designers including Hans J. Wegner, Kaare Klint and Borge Mogensen. Danish Art adorns every room.
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Pets accepted for 150 DKK per night in the standard rooms only
Hotel location and the surrounding area
This was our second short stay here, visiting family nearby. We think it's very good value for money, the rooms were modern, clean, and well equipped. The surroudings, near a lake, very pleasant. We...
Nottingham, United Kingdom on 03-Dec-2019
As a family of four we opted for two rooms at the hotel. Very friendly and helpful service throughout the stay. The breakfast buffet was a highlight for us all and for me the bonus was the danish...
Hamar, Norway on 12-Jul-2019
I stayed at the Schæffergården when I came to Copenhagen for a conference at DTU Lyngby. The hotel grounds are quite pleasant, peaceful, and relaxing, with big gardens, a lake, and even a trail...
I have chosen this place due to its geographical setting of my business activity.
The hotel must be out of the 19th century and has a luxury setting, free car park and probably excellent facilities...
n on 17-May-2019
I stayed for a few nights on business and loved the room, views of the courtyard and the staff, who organized a takeaway breakfast for me as I checked out early the last day! Restaurant food was...
Multilingual staff English, Danish, Scandinavian, German
Express check in
Express check out
Late check out, based upon request and availability for a nominal fee
Cable or satellite television
Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
Business center, 24 hours free
Photocopy, nominal fee
Projector, Flip Charts, Whiteboard and a Converter
Elevator, wheelchair accessible
Outdoor parking, complimentary
Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
Hotel has a designated smoking area
Cable or satellite television, color, remote control, CNN® or other 24 hour news station
Iron, ironing board
Desk/work area, electrical outlet at desk level
High-speed Internet access
Room service from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
In-room safe available in 30 rooms
Adjoining rooms available 2 rooms
Crib available, DKK 300
The view of Schæffergårdens very nice Garden
Power converters for international guests
Electrical adapters for international guests
Rollaway bed available, DKK 300
Self controlled heating
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 1
Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
Wheelchair accessible available
10 kilometer(s) from Orsted
5 kilometer(s) from DTU
5 kilometer(s) from Microsoft®
20 kilometer(s) from A. P. Moeller-Maersk
20 kilometer(s) from Tycho Brahe Planetarium, the Space Theatre is the heart of the Planetarium and features a 1000 square meter dome-shaped screen. Go on a journey to the infinite universe, back to the dinosaur era, below sea level and more. The big screen offers you a unique experience, which will make you feel like you are part of the movie. No matter what film you choose, it always starts with a journey into space and a presentation of the current starry sky. For the 3D-movies you will be equipped with electronic 3D-glasses, which will give you a realistic feeling of being up close. When you choose an IMAX-movie you will feel like the picture from the grand dome surrounds you.
20 kilometer(s) from ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, a great and monumental building situated in the artificial landscape, Køge Bay Beach, south of Copenhagen. The museum has one of Scandinavia's finest collections of contemporary art, and the museum's maritime architecture with the pointed stern, which majestically protrudes into the terrain, has won recognition both at home and abroad since its inauguration in 1996. ARKEN's collection contains more than 400 works - Danish, Nordic and international contemporary art primarily from the period after 1990. The museum houses, among other things one of Europe's most important collections of the British artist Damian Hirst
20 kilometer(s) from Visit Carlsberg, is among the largest tourist attractions in Copenhagen and visitors will get closer to the roots of Carlsberg, the history and the beer. Visit the historical epicenter of Carlsberg – a legendary landmark, where you can use all of your senses. You can smell the ingredients, discover authentic architecture, taste world-famous Danish beer in many styles and get a feeling of, what Carlsberg is all about. You even have the option of meeting their four-legged ambassadors, the brewer horses, on your tour through the stables. In the summer, there is a horse carriage ride included in your ticket.
20 kilometer(s) from Frederiksborg Castle, is situated on three islets in the castle lake in Hillerød, north of Copenhagen. The palace, which is surrounded by the beautiful Frederiksborg Palace Garden, was built in the Dutch Renaissance style at the beginning of the 1600s by King Christian 4. The palace was built in Dutch Renaissance style by King Christian 4 in the 17th century. After a devastating fire in the middle of the 19th century, the palace was rebuilt by the owner of the Carlsberg Breweries, J. C. Jacobsen.
20 kilometer(s) from Experimentarium, experiments fizz and sputter and the air fills with square soap bubbles at Experimentarium, located in Hellerup only 10 minutes north of Copenhagen City Centre. Explore science and technology in the most phenomenal way possible. Experience a lifetime in the Tunnel of Senses, be tricked by light and darkness in the Labyrinth of Light and jump for the chance to be part of the movie in the Interactive Film Theatre.
20 kilometer(s) from Ny Carlsberg Glyptoteket, founded in 1888 by the brewer Carl Jacobsen (1842-1914), the art museum contains two main departments combining art in impressive architectural surroundings. The Department of Antiquities houses excellent collections of Egyptian, Greek, Etruscan and Roman art, providing a delightful stroll through 3500 years of art and history.
20 kilometer(s) from The Round Tower, when Christian IV built the tower, Denmark was quite famous for its astronomical achievements thanks to the astronomer Tycho Brahe. When he died in 1601, the King wished to continue Brahe's research, and thus the round tower came into being. It has been a while since the scientists left, but the observatory is still used by amateur astronomers and the many visitors. The observatory is encircled by an outdoor platform from which you have a magnificent view of the old part of Copenhagen.
25 kilometer(s) from Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, you can always be sure to take in refreshing and innovative contemporary art as well as modernist classics when you visit Lousiana. Besides the impressive permanent collection with over 3,000 works, the museum has 8-12 special exhibitions annually.
20 kilometer(s) from National Museum of Denmark, is located in The Prince’s Palace, built in 1743-44. It is no longer used by the royal family, but the Great Hall still appears elegant enough to fit princes and princesses. The Gallery consists of a wide corridor that linked rooms and sleeping quarters, and featured plenty of space for exquisite handicrafts. The stucco in the ceiling, the panels and the oak parquet floor are all thought to be original. The furniture and stove are from the early 18th century.
20 kilometer(s) from National Aquarium Denmark, has water on all sides and is intended to give the visitors a feeling of being under water. The new building has five arms from the center of the aquarium. That way the guests can choose their own way around the aquarium to see the exotic animals. Ocean tank, Amazonas and Coral Reef. Experience the Ocean Tank, which is the biggest aquarium at National Aquarium Denmark, where hammerhead sharks swim together with rays and moray eels in four millions litres azure sea water.
5 kilometer(s) from Bakken, the 431-year-old amusement park is located in the lush woodlands of Jaegersborg Dyrehave, a wonderful green area, where you find yourself surrounded by 400-year-old trees and almost 2,000 free range deer. It is the perfect spot for a ride in a horse carriage or a picnic before your visit to Bakken.
20 kilometer(s) from Amalienborg Palace, is a must for anyone with a taste for royal history and the life of Denmark’s royal family who still resides inside the palace.
Experience royal history at the museum and sense the present of the world's oldest monarchy from the beautiful palace square where you can watch the changing of the guards.
20 kilometer(s) from Nyhavn, was originally a busy commercial port where ships from all over the world would dock. The area was packed with sailors, ladies of pleasure, pubs and alehouses. Today the beautiful old houses have been renovated and classy restaurants dominate the old port. Nyhavn is filled with people enjoying the relaxed atmosphere by the canal, jazz music and great food.
20 kilometer(s) from Freetown Christiania, is a green and car-free neighborhood in Copenhagen, best known for its autonomous inhabitants’ different way of life. It was established in 1971 by a group of hippies who occupied some abandoned military barracks on the site and developed their own set of society rules, completely independent of the Danish government. Christiania existed under special conditions for 40 years with constant conflicts and clashes between the local Christianites and the Danish state. After many years of uncertainty about the future of Christiania, an agreement was entered in 2011, which meant that on 1 July 2012, a foundation, the Foundation Freetown Christiania, was founded. The foundation now owns the entire part of Christiania located outside the protected ramparts and leases buildings and land on the ramparts, which are still owned by the state. Part of the money is raised by selling the symbolic Christiania shares.
20 kilometer(s) from Christiansborg Palace, parts of the palace are used by the Royal Family for various functions and events. The Royal Reception Rooms include The Tower Room and The Oval Throne Room where foreign ambassadors to Denmark are received by the Queen. The Throne Room gives access to the balcony where the Danish monarchs are proclaimed. Unique Tapestries.
30 kilometer(s) from Kronborg Castle, towering on a promontory in Northern Zealand, Kronborg faces the sound between Elsinore and Helsingborg in Sweden. Grand fortifications with bastions and casemates used to protect the Danish land from unwanted visitors and was home to the royal family until the late 1600 hundreds. A tour of the castle will take you through beautifully decorated rooms with renaissance and baroque interiors that reveal the residents’ decadent lifestyle. Among the main attractions is Frederik II’s fine ballroom and the statue of Ogier the Dane, a mythical national hero that has been sitting in the cold casemates below the castle for hundreds of years. Though the castle is an impressive monument, its fame arose with William Shakespeare’s drama of Hamlet that takes place in the chambers of Kronborg.
20 kilometer(s) from The Little Mermaid, is Denmark's most photographed statue. Unveiled on 23 August 1913, The Little Mermaid was a gift from Danish brewer Carl Jacobsen to the City of Copenhagen.
The sculpture is made of bronze and granite and was inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale about a mermaid who gives up everything to be united with a young, handsome prince on land. Every morning and evening she swims to the surface from the bottom of the sea and, perched on her rock in the water, she stares longingly towards the shore hoping to catch a glimpse of her beloved prince.
20 kilometer(s) from Tivoli Gardens, was founded in 1843 and has become a national treasure and an international attraction. Fairy tale writer Hans Christian Andersen visited many times, as did Walt Disney and many other celebrities, who all fell in love with the gardens. Part of Tivoli Gardens' secret is that there is something for everyone. The scenery is beautiful with exotic architecture, historic buildings and lush gardens. At night, thousands of coloured lights create a fairy tale atmosphere that is completely unique.
Magical and nostalgic rides
20 kilometer(s) from Stroget, is one of Europe's longest pedestrian streets with a wealth of shops, from budget-friendly chains to some of the world's most expensive brands. The stretch is 1.1 kilometers long and runs from City Hall Square to Kongens Nytorv. Stroget is a nickname from the 1800s and covers the streets Frederiksberggade, Nygade, Vimmelskaftet and Ostergade and Nytorv Square, Gammeltorv Square and Amagertorv Square. Shopping and sights. Stroget is most famous for shopping. Big international brands like Prada, Max Mara, Louis Vuitton, Mulberry, Hermès and Boss are represented at the end of the street facing up to Kongens Nytorv. If your budget is more limited, you can continue along Stroget down towards City Hall Square, where you find shops like H&M, Vero Moda, Weekday and Zara.
20 kilometer(s) from National Gallery of Denmark, Statens Museum for Kunst) is Denmark’s largest art museum, featuring outstanding collections of Danish and international art from the past seven centuries. SMK is located just off of Copenhagen's Norreport station. Here you can experience special exhibitions, the royal collections, guided tours, performances, art talks, concerts, workshops and much more. At the SMK you can enjoy the grand masters of art history along with cutting-edge contemporary artists and the rising stars of the art scene. No other museum in Denmark shows such a rich and varied selection of art – from the European classics of the Renaissance to the overwhelming diversity of modern and contemporary art. Here you will find gems by artists such as Mantegna, Nolde, Anna Ancher, Derain, Rubens, Matisse, Hammershøi, Munch, Abramovic, Danh Vo and Elmgreen & Dragset.
20 kilometer(s) from Zoological Museum, evolution is Denmark's largest ever exhibition on Darwin and evolution. The exhibition at Zoological Museum explores one of life's biggest questions-the origin of the millions of species on Earth. Charles Darwin's path to his revolutionary theory guides you through a multitude of animals, skeletons, fossils, and the lines which connect all living organisms and have done so for millions of years. The exhibition continues where Darwin had to end his quest and you will be brought up-to-date with the discoveries made by science since Darwin's time, and which time and time again have proven his theory right.
20 kilometer(s) from Open Air Museum, north of Copenhagen is one of the largest and oldest in the world. Spread across 86 acres of land, the museum houses more than 50 farms, mills and houses from the period 1650-1940. The buildings were re-errected with gardens and surrounding landscape to give visitors an impression of the history and environments of the country life as it was. Virtually every region in Denmark and the Faeroe Islands as well as the former Danish provinces of southern Sweden and northern Germany is represented at the Open Air Museum so you can travel the length and breadth of Denmark in a single afternoon - just a stone's throw from Copenhagen centre.
20 kilometer(s) from Botanical Garden, first established in 1600 but it was moved twice before it was ultimately given its current location in 1870. The garden contains more than 13,000 species and is arranged in different sections including: Danish plants (600 species), perennial plants (1,100 species), annual plants (1,100 species), rock gardens with plants from mountaineous areas in Central and Southern Europe and Conifer Hill which is planted with coniferous trees. One of the newest inclusions is a rhododendron garden.
Restaurant Wohlert, on premises, full service, International, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Restaurant Wohlert is open for all. Here you can enjoy a romantic dinner, a family dinner, or celebrate some of life’s greatest events. Restaurant Wohlert serves Nordic food, created with the seasons best produce. You can enjoy your meal surrounded by fine Nordic design furniture and unique art. Restaurant Wohlert won, in 2016 and in 2017, the coveted Dining Week Publicly awarded prize.
5 kilometer(s) from Lyngby, Denmark
20 kilometer(s) from Copenhagen, Denmark
5 kilometer(s) from Gentofte, Denmark
30 kilometer(s) from Elsinore, Denmark
20 kilometer(s) from Copenhagen Zoo, elephants, hippos, lions, monkeys and polar bears. A visit to Copenhagen's Zoo in the Frederiksberg area is always a wild and exciting experience. Copenhagen Zoo houses over 3,000 animals, which together form 264 exciting species. Whatever the weather Copenhagen Zoo offers tropical experiences in the Tropical Zoo. Snakes, crocodiles, marmosets, hornbills, dwarf deer, free-flying birds and butterflies are just some of the animals you can experience in the 1,500 aquare meter large rainforest.