Try the simple life in Skellefteå and Swedish Lapland
Do you want to try the simple life instead of just reading about it? Instead of gazing at the inviting photos, do you want to taste our local products or cycle in our amazing bike park? Then we suggest you contact the Tourist Center and we will help you plan your stay.
Direct flights from Stockholm and Gothenburg*From Stockholm, you can fly directly to Skellefteå in 1 hour. Skellefteå airport is 15 minutes from the city center. There are airport buses, taxis, and several car rental companies on-site at the airport. SAS flies the route regularly. * During the summer, BRA Flyg also flies from Bromma and from Landvetter in Gothenburg.
Train via Stockholm CentralBy train from Stockholm, you either disembark at Umeå and then travel by bus to Skellefteå, or connect to a train to Bastuträsk or Jörn. From these stations, the easiest way to get to the city is by bus or taxi. From 1 April 2022, Stockholm trains will run directly to Skellefteå central station.
A city center hotel or rural hideaway?
In Skellefteå, there is a large variety of accommodation options. In central Skellefteå there are a handful of hotels, a couple of hostels, and a campsite. If you would rather stay near the coast, by a rushing river, or in the wild forest, we have other unique accommodation options for you.
Unique accommodation in Skellefteå
The Wood Hotel by Elite
The Wood Hotel by Elite in Skellefteå is one of the world's tallest wooden buildings. The 20-storey wooden house has ...
Overnight stay in Bjuröklubbs Fyr
Bjuröklubbs lighthouse is one of 25 Swedish national heritage lighthouses due to its nature, geographical location an...
Living on a raft (Booked via Bureå Camping)
Living on a raft means that many amenities that you have at home are not available. Here are no electricity or drinki...
Lövånger Church Town
Live in one of Skellefteå's living church towns. All houses in the Lövånger church town are painted Falu red. Window ...
Stay in Munkviken
OBS the accommodation is not rented out during the summer to private persons! Take the opportunity to enjoy the be...
Accommodation that provides rest and inspiration. Our cozy hotel is situated close to Skellefteå cultural area an dir...