Copenhagen's best base

Meet Vesterbro

You step out of our city hostel onto the street, which takes you in numerous directions. The local area is Vesterbro, a district adjoining the city centre, where you will find yourself in the midst of a mecca of sensory experiences and green oases. Take a deep breath. Look out over the lakes. Feel the spaciousness and proximity around you. Every step you take brings you closer to an innovative Vesterbro and a Copenhagen that never stands still.

vISIT Vesterbro (our neighborhood)

Bremen Theatre

Bremen Teater is an attractive alternative to the traditional theatre, where events focusing on art and culture as a form of expression are staged. Distance: 250 m.

Copenhagen Central Station

Copenhagen Central Station is a hub for almost all traffic. You can, for example, take the train to Malmö, Fisketorvet shopping centre or the airport. At the central station, you will find trains, a taxi rank and buses. Distance: 500 m.

Meatpacking District Copenhagen

The Meatpacking District is where the majority of the city's food wholesalers are based, especially meat wholesalers, hence the name. Nestled among the butchers are restaurants and a vibrant night life, which is a mecca for the city's hipsters. Distance: 1,0 km.

Tycho Brahe Planetarium

The Tycho Brahe Planetarium is a universe devoted to astronomy. The building is named after the Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe, and in it you can see and learn about the solar system, space travel and the starry sky. Distance: 350 m.

Steel House Copenhagen

Herholdtsgade 6, DK-1605 København V

Uformel

Uformel offers a pick 'n' choose menu at great prices. The menu consists of around 15 dishes adapted to seasonal ingredients. The restaurant also features a bar where cocktails are mixed by one of the country's best bartenders. Distance: 400 m.

Wallmans

Wallmans Circus Building was designed by the architect Henrik Vilhelm Brinkopff and has a distinctive circular dome and shape. Book a delicious dinner and enjoy a show under the dome of the circus hall. Distance: 300 m.

Øl & Brød

Øl & Brød serves traditional open sandwiches with a modern touch. The classic taste of Denmark's national dish is coupled with an appropriate beer. The kitchen is run by two chefs who won silver at the Danish National Open Sandwich Championships in 2013. Distance: 600 m.

Hard Rock Café

Hard Rock Café Copenhagen is centrally located right by Rådhuspladsen at the start of Strøget. Distance: 600 m.

Q Park

Q-Park is one of Denmark's largest parking companies. The company has 13 car parks dotted around Copenhagen, offering parking spaces if you want to experience the beautiful Copenhagen on foot.

Copenhagen Town Square

Copenhagen's Rådhusplads is the people's square, where people come and go at all hours of the day. Events are often held here. Distance: 700 m.

Tivoli entré

Tivoli Gardens

Tivoli Gardens is a fairytale amusement park in the heart of Copenhagen. Tivoli opened its doors in 1843, making it the world's second oldest amusement park, and it has been a huge attraction ever since. Distance: 700 m.

WestMarked at Vesterbro

WestMarket

WestMarket is located between cozy Frederiksberg and trendy Vesterbro. In the large market hall, you'll find everything from delicious bakery, to good wines - which can be enjoyed in the cozy settings. In WestMarket you’ll find it all. Distance: 1,2 km.

Carlsberg Brewery

Carlsberg is a world famous brewery, which was founded in 1847. Here, you learn the story behind the Carlsberg name, you can smell the ingredients in the beers and taste the new varieties of the Danish beer. Distance: 2,9 km.

The lakes

In fact, you are right in the heart of an energetic space that forms a backdrop to the lakes. Sit on a bench with a great cup of coffee to-go, enjoy one of the city's most scenic oases and be entertained by the varying running rhythms of the locals.

Can you feel the energy form the runners? Then put the cup down and follow the flock of enthusiasts into the most charming green surroundings. In the summer, various events are held at the lakes, breathing added life into the area.

We're crazy about Vesterbro!

How do you describe an atmosphere that has to be experienced before it reaches its full potential? Vesterbro has a life of its very own, its own, unique opportunities and a unique culture. Community, senses and a vibrant city life that will blow most people away. A Vesterbro with theatrical performances, concerts, a transformed Istedgade with space for families and discerning shoppers, markets and night life in the Meatpacking District, delicacies in Torvehallerne and all the public transport you could wish for.

Yes, we're crazy about our neighbourhood and look forward to sharing it with you.

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Breweries, markets and happy people

Spacious Vesterbro is colourful, has edge and style, and an ambiance that is urban and truly authentic. Explore the area's lanes and side streets if you want to see a beautiful part of Copenhagen which offers small designer shops, cocktail bars, microbreweries, night life, parks and cultural attractions.

Near Copenhagen Central Station, you will find Istedgade (the Red Light District) and the much-touted "Kødbyen" – the Meatpacking District – where you can enjoy a juicy burger, visit the weekly food markets, participate in events and enjoy fantastic concerts by upcoming bands. Meet Steel House Copenhagen and meet Vesterbro in Copenhagen. You might just fall in love!