MALMÖ, SWEDEN

The Best Viewing Points

1_ Clarion Hotel Restaurant & Sky Bar

The Clarion Hotel in the center of Malmö has the best views over the city, the harbour, the Øresund strait and Copenhagen at the horizon in Denmark. Take the lift from the main lobby up to the 25th floor where you will find the Kitchen & Table Restaurant and Sky Bar. It’s a fancy place for having dinner or drinks in the evening. From Monday to Friday you can also have lunch (11:30 am – 2 pm) and on Saturdays they are open for brunch (11:30 am – 2 pm).

How to get there

Where: Dag Hammarskjölds torg 2, 21118 Malmö (open in Google Maps)
Hours: Sunday – Thursday: 5:00 pm – 24:00 pm / Friday:  4:00 pm – 1:00 am / Saturday:  11:30 am – 1:00 am
Admission: free access
Website: www.nordicchoicehotels.com


2_ Skybar @ Malmö Arena Hotel

A bit on the outskirts in the newly developed district of Hyllie and directly connected to the Malmö Arena you will find the Best Western Arena Hotel. Every day at 6 o’clock in the afternoon they open their Skybar at the16th floor, 85 metres above sea level. From here you have great panoramic views at Malmö and the Øresund Bridge. On clear days you will even see Denmark on the other side of the strait. They serve all kinds of drinks, pizza, fingerfood and other snacks. It’s a great place to enjoy the sunset with a sundowner.

How to get there

Where: Hyllie Boulevard 12, 215 32 Malmö (open in Google Maps)
Hours: Monday – Thursday: 18:00 pm – 23:00 pm / Friday – Saturday: 18:00 pm – 24:00 pm / Sunday 18:00 – 22:00 pm
Admission: free access
Website: malmoarenahotel.com


3_ Emporia Shopping Center Roof Park

Also situated in the Hyllie district just next to the Arena Hotel, Emporia is one of the biggest shopping malls in Scandinavia with one of the largest roof gardens in the world. Take the lift or the escalators to the roof terrace and you will find yourself in a green park with great panoramic views. It’s open to the public every day from 10 am to 10 pm.

How to get there

Where: Hyllie Boulevard 19, 215 32 Malmö (open in Google Maps)
Hours: daily 7:00 am – 22:00 pm
Admission: free access
Website: www.emporia.se


ABOUT Malmö

Malmö is a harbour city in southern Sweden and with a population of 316.000 the third-largest city in the country, after Stockholm and Gothenburg. It is situated at the Øresund strait which is a waterway that separates Denmark from Sweden and connects the Baltic Sea to the Atlantic Ocean. Since the impressive Øresund Bridge was opened in July 2000 Malmö is directly connected to Denmark and its capital Copenhagen. On clear days you have a great view at the bridge and over to Copenhagen.

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