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The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has recognised the efforts of the Nordic countries to increase sustainability in the meetings industry. The index, which was developed by ICCA Scandinavian Chapter and gives Gothenburg the top ranking, has been given the Most Innovative Project Award. “This is fantastic recognition of the work that Gothenburg is […]

A great start to the day Every Wednesday we will be meeting at 06:30 for a fantastic running session through our beautiful surroundings! Everyone is welcome – hotel guests, local residents and staff! Together with Aktivitus, we’ll run for around 45 minutes, adapting the level according to the group – a planned, tailored, training session, free […]

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Petter hands over the reins! On 1 October, Daniel Stenbäck took over as CEO of Gothia Towers in Gothenburg, assuming overall responsibility for all hotel, restaurant and event operations. Former CEO Petter Ullberg may be handing over the reins to Daniel, but he will not be leaving the company.  Petter will remain as Vice CEO […]

With its 49 well-appointed hotel rooms, a restaurant that looks to the stars – both literally and figuratively – and a unique three-storey spa, Upper House is finally ready to open its doors on 1 September. Upper House (the hotel) has been built on top of Gothia Towers’ second tower, between floors 21 and 24. The hotel […]

Måns Backlund

- Hand-picked by Krister Dahl. Krister Dahl, Executive Chef at Gothia Towers’ restaurants, has chosen rising star Måns Backlund as the head chef at Upper House Dining. Upper House is being built on top of Gothia Towers’ second tower, and consists of 59 exclusive hotel rooms, a spa and relaxation suite, and a restaurant of […]

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The GöteborgsVarvet Half Marathon is one of the world’s biggest running events. 60,000 runners will be cheered on by a crowd of around 200,000 spectators, with more than 50 bands providing music to help them to keep pace along the course. GöteborgsVarvet was first held in 1980. 1,800 runners set off from Heden towards Ullevi […]