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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location but bad standard of the room. Bad smell in the whole hotel. Water damage and mold in shower. Furnitures feels old and worn down. Good breakfeast though and the Size of the room was nice.

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Nacka, Sweden
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Good price for ok family room for 5 people. Two bathrooms. Friendly staff. Great breakfast (I cannot remember when I last had such a good breakfast). Nice sauna. Down town but still only 15 min from Romme Alpin.

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Mariie J, Hotellchef at First Hotel Brage, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to give us Your review. I am very glade to see that You enjoyed Your stay with us and felt well taken care off by our staff. We put a lot of love in to our breakfast and are really happy to see that You enjoyed that as well. We wish You welcome back...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We went for a ski holiday over new year's. The hotel is in a really good location bang in the center. The service and and breakfast was excellent but the rooms were a little worn down. But it was okay. The restaurant has just been renovated and was lovely. There's plenty of parking which was good for us. I'd stay...

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Mariie J, Hotellchef at First Hotel Brage, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time time to give us Your review. I am very glade to see You enjoyed Your stay with us and felt well taken care of by our staff. We wish You welcome back to us at First Hotel Brage.

Sodertalje, Sweden
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The room smelled very bad and were not therfor good cleaned, likaly that the room felt like 20 years old. The TV are like 20" small and not possible to look at becouse of the small size. We will never return.

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Mariie J, Hotelchef at First Hotel Brage, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to give us Your review. I am sorry to see that Your stay with us did not live up to Your expectations. I wish You a great evening.

Vasteras, Sweden
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Back to the 70th. Old TV, poor quality. The bed was very hard. A bad smell in the bathroom. No individual setting of room temperature. Not so many power outlets. The chef didn´t now that it´s possible to spice food.

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Mariie J, Hotellchef at First Hotel Brage, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to give us Your review. I am sorry to see that Your stay with us did not live up to Your expectations. If You had contacted the front desk we would have gladely provided You with another room. I hope You will visit us again, please contact us before Your stay. I wish You...

Phuket, Thailand
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Standard of the room have to improve to recommend the hotel Curtains hanging , Scratches all over the wood floor , no heating on in the end of October . A middle class hotel only for short term stay nothing more nothing less,

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Mariie J, Hotelchef at First Hotel Brage, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to give us Your review. I'm sorry to see that Your stay with us did not live up to Your expectations . I can only agree that our hotel is in need of some updating in some places. We have just completed a renovation of our lobby area and restaurant, we hope to continue...

Paris, France
Reviewed 8 August 2016

this hotel is very well located in the center of the city but close to the E70, quiet, and offers clean and vast rooms fit for families of 4 persons for a very competitive price. breakfast is good, service of good level also.

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Mariie J, Hotelchef at First Hotel Brage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We wish you most welcome back to us at First Hotel Brage.

Devizes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I stay here a lot for business as its cheaper than Scandic and has the service of a chain hotel. But the place is completely worn out and needs updating all the way through. There's no air con so in the summer its boiling hot and there are no blackout blinds meaning you get the 'benefit' of it not getting...

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Mariie J, Hotelchef at First Hotel Brage, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to give us Your review. I am sorry to see You feel that You can not recomend our hotel. I can only agree that we could use some updating in some places and I can with joy tell You we are about to start that project by renovating the lobby area and the restaurant....

Karlstad, Sweden
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Nice service and competent straff. Good coffe in the lobby and opportunity to send money to charity. The straff was anxious to help if they could. The hotel is in need of a renovation and the toilets in the lobby region was not fresh. Both Out of paper for hands and in need of cleaning.

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Mariie J, Hotelchef at First Hotel Brage, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to give us Your evaluation. I am happy to see You felt well taken care of by our staff. I can only agree that parts of our hotel is in need of some restoration. And I am happy to say we will start this project by renovating the lobby area and the restaurant. We...

Turku, Finland
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Our room was very basic Swedish hotel room: clean and practical. But the sauna was a pleasant surprise. Sauna had a very nice living room to relax and the hot room was big, fresh and it had huge window. I really enjoyed the sauna! Breakfast was fresh and there were even possibility to make waffles. Coffe was available all times...

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Thank You so much for taking the time to give us Your review. We are so happy to see You enjoyed Yore stay with us and felt well taken care of by our staff. We wish You most welcome back to us at First Hotel Brage.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Internet
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Breakfast included
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  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At First Hotel Brage you are met with a warm and genuine atmosphere when you enter through its doors. The hotel is located in the city centre of Borlänge, in the heart of Dalarna. The hotel was built in 1965 and has since then been refurbished and updated. Today the hotel offers large, bright rooms in several room categories. At First Hotel Brage you can find room types that are suitable both for business travellers as well as larger families and also 2 junior suites, all with breakfast included. Enjoy free Wi-Fi in the entire hotel or a coffee and tea in the lobby both day and night, which is offered complimentary to guests. At the 5th floor guests can relax during their visit at the hotels men's or ladies sauna with a clear view over Borlänge city centre. First Hotel Brage also offers conference possibilities in its genuine meeting room that can host up to 30 people where the staff always can assist you with all the details. From First Hotel Brage you can easily walk to the central station within 5 minutes and Dala Airport is only a 10 minute drive away from the hotel. Except the shopping street that is just outside the doorstep from the hotel, Norra Backa shopping centre and Kupolen shopping centre is close by and easy accessible. Free Wi-Fi is found through-out the hotel, breakfast is included and free coffee and tea is served in the lobby ... more   less 

Additional Information about First Hotel Brage

Address: Stationsgatan 1-3, Borlange 784 33, Sweden
Region: Sweden > Dalarna County > Borlange
Price Range: $104 - $231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — First Hotel Brage 3.5*
Number of rooms: 92
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