The Best of Denmark: Where to Stay, Play & Eat.
Once you’ve book your flight to Copenhagen, you absolutely have to treat yourself to the luxury spa hotel, Skodsborg.
Located just north of Copenhagen city center by 20-25 minutes, widely known as the Danish Riviera, Kurhotel Skodsborg sits along the shoreline, where you will find beautiful beaches, nature reserves, sunlit wooded forests, fishing villages to the North, and stunning waterfront art galleries.
The hotel is not just your typical luxury spa hotel, but is truly an innovative health retreat, where you feel at least 10 times healthier, more relaxed and rejuvenated when you leave. Founded as Sanatorium in 1898 by Dr. Carl Ottosen for its expertise in physiotherapy, Skodsborg stays true to its roots in health and healing by offering the best of the best selection of fitness, spa treatments, health food, and physiotherapy, should you need.
Our Favorite Skodsborg Spa Treatments
K-Lift Facial – you will feel younger with newly healed skin and a smooth overall complexion, guaranteed. Check it out here.
Saunagus – what an experience! Recently just made Copenhagen’s popular AOK’s top things to do in Copenhagen list and I now know why! Opt for Tina’s Saunagus session, learn how to breath, relax and endure extreme heat and then revel in the cooling mist showers afterwards. The experience is a must.
Sports Massage – there is nothing like a good masseur who knows how to reach your deepest muscles that are craving a little attention after long days at the desk. Rest assured only the best of the best staff in Denmark are here at the hotel. Simply heavenly. Check it out here.
Our Favorite Skodsborg Food
Cod at the lobby bar/restaurant
Danish style high tea, “Tea with Georg”, served in Danish designer Georg Jensen’s newest collection of tea pots and featuring Palaeo bread from Copenhagen’s famous Palaeo restaurant owner and Michelin star chef Thomas Rode Andersen, who also offers fitness training at the hotel’s fitness center.
Our Favorite Skodsborg Fitness
Get healthy on your holiday with Denmark’s top trainers, Ole Cosmus and Thomas Rode Andersen and don’t be afraid of Ole’s 25 years military training, because his crossfit is designed for all levels including 20 year olds and 90 year olds, seriously, and it’s fun and it’s located on the rooftop terrace with views to the ocean!
You will also love the hotel’s TRX classes, Spin classes, and definitely sign up for an ashtanga yoga session located on the top floor in a calming room with floor to ceiling windows looking out to beautiful leafy green forests surrounding you outside. The setting is absolutely stunning! The best part is, the fitness classes are included in your stay.
The hotel’s mandate is simple Nordic tradition where nature and beauty meets innovation and passion, and Kurhotel Skodsborg is just that. We highly recommend opting for a courtyard facing room where you will rest peacefully and enjoy views to the courtyard and to the sea. Simply heavenly.
Day visits from Kurhotel Skodsborg.
Just a short drive north of Skodsborg and you will reach these world famous sites:
Louisiana MOMA – a must visit. Hands down one of the world’s most beautiful art galleries situated waterfront, and boasts a fabulous permanent collection.
Gamle Humlebaek Kro.
Ny Strandvej 2a, Humlebaek (00 45 49 19 02 65).
Traditional danish food served by the sea.
Where to Stay in Copenhagen
If you’re planning on staying in Copenhagen a few nights, as well as drive up the coast to Skodsborg, the hotel offers a special package deal at the Avenue Hotel in Copenhagen so you can get the best of both! Check it out here.