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Address: Vasaplan 4 | Nordic C Hotel, Stockholm, Sweden
Phone Number: +46 8 505 635 20
15:45 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 15:45 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 15:45 - 01:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour


THE WORLD'S ORIGINAL ICE BAR ICEBAR by ICEHOTEL Stockholm is the world's first permanent bar made of ice, built in 2002. Every year in April, the interior and design is renewed with fresh ice from Torne River and skilful ice sculptors from ICEHOTEL in Jukkasjärvi in the very north of Sweden. ICEBAR by ICEHOTEL Stockholm is open all year and has a constant temperature of -7 degrees celsius (19 degrees fahrenheit). The interior is made out of sculpted ice from the arctic Torne River, just like the glasses your drink is served out of. The bar has room for up to 60 people. The entry fee includes a cocktail and a visit lasts about 40 minutes. Children are welcome, and are served a colourful kids' drink. ICEBAR by ICEHOTEL Stockholm is centrally located on Vasaplan, next door to Stockholm Central Station and the airport shuttle train Arlanda Express. Nordic C Hotel is located in the same building as ICEBAR Stockholm. Since it opened in 2002, the ice bar has become a popular attraction in Stockholm, attracting both tourists and locals who want a slice of the arctic north in downtown Stockholm.

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It's a great experience to stay there, the service is just perfect. The concept is unique, really. Don't forget to make a reservation on their website. Thet let you stay 40... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We decided to visit the ice bar after passing it on a bus tour. I booked via my phone for later that day (you get a small discount if you book in advance. It cost just over £30 for the two of us and this includes 1 drink each (£8 for a refill) drinks are served in ice glasses. The... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Before Stockholm, we were Ice Bar virgins. I’ve come across these in Vegas and NYC, but never really had the desire. But, when a lot of different blogs and friends were recommending this in Stockholm, I figured that maybe we were missing out on some icy awesomeness. Well, my *FOMO instinct led us in the wrong direction. Listen, I am... More 

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything is ice from the bar to the cups to the walls... there are lots of cool facts about ice-dwelling animals on the walls and an ice slide for your empty cup to slide down into the bin. Great fun!

Thank Jonathan W
Messina, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was intrigued to visit Icebar. Its atmosphere is very unique, very impressive, it was really fun to experience the cold bar, with its ice sculptures and engravings, and be able to enjoy a drink from an ice glass. Excellent esperienta is definitely something fun.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a great experience to stay there, the service is just perfect. The concept is unique, really. Don't forget to make a reservation on their website. Thet let you stay 40 minutes and i would say that is enough because it's cold and everythin is from ice so no place to sit. The place is small but feels somehow cozy.... More 

Thank Svetlina P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You book for a 45 minute timeline (book online - even only minutesbefore and you pay a slightly lower price - we paid 195kr each. If you book days or weeks in advance the price is lower still You enter the bar in a poncho and gloves - I was dressed for the snow outside and did not feel the... More 

Thank Vickie B
San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Touristy stop we know, but it was well worth it - we had great fun. Lots of great photo opportunities with tasty cocktails. The lighting was very pretty and the wildlife themed ice sculptures were a really nice touch. We really enjoyed this stop.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Without a doubt, I decided to go to the Icebar knowing that it's a perfect tourist attraction (which I often try to avoid), but this is so unique that I had to try it. I wasn't disappointed - it was really fun to experience to frigid bar with its ice sculptures and etchings, and be able to sip your drink... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We decided to enjoy a drink inside the icebar while drinking it out of a glass made of ice. Yes they have icebars in the USA and other countries but we hadn't tried it yet so we decided to check it out.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Nice and cool (pun intended) experience. For 205SEK you get to spend 45 minutes in a room where the temperature is kept at -7 Celsius degrees in which everything is made of ice, glasses from which you'll drink included. The room is very very very small and the cocktails aren't that great (and a bit pricey for what you get).... More 

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