The Boutique-hotel, the Best Western Plus John Bauer Hotel, is situated in the very center of Jonkoping by the lake Munksjon. Directly adjacent to the hotel is our very own restaurant Ester Kok & Bar. Around the corner you will find the best shopping, cafes and it is close to Vattern Beach. It is a very short walking distance to the fantastic Kulturhuset Spira.
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With an interior inspired by Paul Smith and a great atmosphere, the hotel and restaurant is a popular meeting ground and the choice of accommodation for vacationers as well as business travelers and conference guests. As our guest you will be staying in rooms decorated in a tasteful and timeless manor, with free internet connection and with access to sauna and gym.
Ester Kok & Bar offers a well composed a la carte menu were everyone can find something to their liking. We are proud to announce that we are Småland's first ECO labeled tavern, which means that we work with as much organic and local produce as possible, including organic wines and beverages. We are also members of the Regional Culinary Heritage to take advantage of the region's raw materials and favoring local producers.
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This is a hotel I can wholeheartedly recommend!
Arrived at 4.30 am after a 15 hour car drive from Dortmund, Germany. The guy at the reception could have not been nicer. When I asked him if the hotel...
By Anu P
Espoo, Finland on 14-Jul-2018
We stayed here 4 nights during June, with excellent service from the welcoming staff throughout. We had an excellent suite with a bedroom, a second private sleeping area, and a day bed sofa, giving...
Naperville, Illinois on 20-Jun-2018
A very nice hotel with great service. Rooms were nice. It was a bit difficult to find the hotel by car and also to get to the parking.
Right in the center with a lot of restaurants around.
Harndrup, Denmark on 07-Jun-2018
Centrally located hotel with garage. I first got a room on the second floor, it was very dark with a window facing the outside bar area. It was not possible to regulate the heat in the room which was...
Halmstad, Sweden on 02-Jun-2018
Hotel location is great. All the restaurants, small shops and lake walk are right across the street. Hotel has secure private parking. Staff is friendly and speaks english. Breakfast is excellent...