Dating back to the 17th century, this luxury hotel is 3 minutes’ walk from Amalienborg Palace and the charming Nyhavn waterfront. It offers elegant rooms with flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi. Inspired by Louis XVI-era décor, Phoenix Copenhagen’s rooms feature gold chandeliers, draped curtains and antique-style furniture. The historic feel is further enhanced by the lobby’s marble floors and period paintings. Here, guests can use an internet computer, while staff will gladly give directions or recommend local attractions. The in-house Restaurant Von Plessen offers charming surroundings and French-influenced cuisine. Murdoch’s Books & Ale is a cosy yet lively brasserie and café bar.