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This fashionable residential neighborhood is a delight for architecture-lovers.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

A nice area to walk through and around. Restaurants, cafes, shopping and bars. It has it all, I felt safe walking through with my partner also.

Thank ashp90
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The place to go to for clubbing (especially Stureplan) and luxurious shopping, lots of beautiful buildings and classy places, but I just don't feel like at home there.

Thank JonDoe04134
Reviewed 26 March 2017

If you find a way to avoid all the shops and the crowds, can be a very nice place. There are parks and nice buildings and much more pleasant 'heart' of Stockholm than Gamlastan for example.

Thank Lillemusen
Reviewed 28 January 2017

One of the wealthiest parts of Stockholm, with mostly quiet streets, some boutiques and the stunning Saluhallen on Ostermalms Square (huge delicatessen hall|), in a traditional building. You can browse as well as eat at some of the eateries here, notably the Wedholms Fisk which...More

Thank Nova F
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Here you will find great restaurants, cafes , bars and shopping. It also has a small cluster of high end antic stores. The Ostermalmshallen (an old food court that is now under restauration) but theres a new temporary court that is a must to visit....More

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Staying in ostermalm is the very best thing in stockholm. Good hotels ,nice restaurants,super markets,rent a car office,metro station,tram station,bars,shopping mall and many shops (luxury and not) makes you feel safe. This peacefull neighbourhood is close to all atractions by 10 or 15 minute walk.

Thank KostastheSaint
Reviewed 24 November 2016

This neighborhood is the Upper West Side of Stockholm. Riddled with Cosmetic Surgery Centers and high-end shops, Ostermalm is quite ostentatious. Worth a walk-by if you have time because in my opinion, the ornate architecture and vibe in this neighborhood closely resembles the beautiful city...More

Thank WanderfullExplorer
Reviewed 14 November 2016

It is a guarter where the visitors can get an idea where the high society in Stockholm lives,works,enjoy their time...

Thank veresskatalin
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Fine late 19th century buldings. Broad avenues. Large apartments. Fine (and expensive) boutiques. The aristocracy, the upper middle-class and the nouveau rich live here.

Thank kattullus
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I and my wife do not go to cities to shop but given this was our second visit to Stockholm and the tail end of a seventeen day trip, the shopping in Ostermalm was a very nice exclamation point to end the trip. This is...More

Thank Michael S
With its high-end shopping facilities and
Michelin-starred restaurants, Östermalm is definitely
the poshest part of central Stockholm. Here you will
find Stockholm’s most majestic residential buildings,
a beautiful market hall from 1888 displaying gourmet
foods from around the world and the Swedish Royal
Dramatic Theatre with its awe-inspiring architecture.
At night, legendary nightclubs make the perfect
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