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Sodermalm is one of the most densely populated areas in Scandinavia. It's a residential district in Stockholm's archipelago that boasts some attractive architectural sights and will offer you a window into the life of Stockholm.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 29 June 2015

This is a trendy area for shopping . My children wanted to go here to get special Hasbeen clogs. There are may boutiques and eateries

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Sodermalm is a great place to stay because it is away from the more tourist-laden central city. It is close and one can easily get wherever you want to visit, whether by subway or by foot. We stayed at the Hotel Rival, which we loved,...More

2  Thank Leslie W
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Great place for food and coffee. Slussen area very good for taking overlooking shots of stockholm. Make sure you take the walking tour.

Thank Gel L
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Hipster central in Stockholm. Go here if only for people watching. Some of the young hipsters and waiters at cafes are so hip they are priceless:)

Thank Petsah
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Sodermalm is very nice place, very important part of Stockholm. It´s full on life and international swedish spirit. Walk around on sunshine, take one beer... walk more and more. Find out Katarinavägen and you can imagine you are on the top of Stockholm! In "Söder"...More

Thank markkup193
Reviewed 25 June 2015

The old working class neighbourhood thats gone through quite a change the last thirty years but there is definitely a whole lot of charm left and whatever you do dont miss out on the views from the old classic houses on Fjällgatan

1  Thank Birgitta-Kenneth
Reviewed 24 June 2015

A great neighborhood with lots of trendy restaurants, coffee shops, vintage shopping galleries and the like. A great way to get away from the more touristy part and get a taste of the local lifestyle.

Thank Emilia Z
Reviewed 23 June 2015

A hidden gem in Stockholm. Many interesting stores and places to eat. «Paper Cut» is a great bookstore you should pay a visit.

Thank AHSkaanes
Reviewed 17 June 2015

We spent the day walking around SOFO, it was hyped to be a cool and trendy, artistic district... which is was, but pales to compare to West Queen West in Toronto and another artist driven places I've been. Though, the neighbourhood is boxed in by...More

Thank Fej51
Reviewed 17 June 2015

if you aren't staying on Södermalm, why not? Spent three nights at Best Western owned Columbus Hotel which changed its name to NOFO during our stay - and loved it's charm. Beautiful quiet room overlooking a lovely churchyard - amazing complimentary breakfast with the best...More

1  Thank Maggi C
A unique mix of grotesque 1960s concrete urban vision
and cosy historical Swedish brick houses, Slussen has
become one of Stockholm’s most architecturally edgy
and controversial neighborhoods. Plans to rebuild the
area have been on the agenda for decades, however, so
far no agreement could be reached, which is the reason
for the continuing decay of its brutalist substance.
Nevertheless, the museums and the main shopping
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