The 5 most stylish hotel bars in Copenhagen

1) TATA Cocktail Bar

Two-time winner of ‘Best Bar in Denmark’ by the Bartenders’ Choice Awards, this place takes its inspiration from the Danish Royal Theatre just around the corner. The menu features classic cocktails split into “-‘opening acts’, ‘headliners’, and ‘curtain calls’, rustled up by expert mixologists and served amid warm-red lampshades, draped curtains and an always-roaring fireplace.

Women drinking cocktails in a booth at TATA Cocktail Bar hotel Sanders

At: Hotel Sanders, Tordenskjolds­gade 15

+45 4640 0040

2) Nimb Bar

The award-winning Nimb Hotel is all about sophistication and luxury. The Nimb Bar, occupying the hotel’s original ballroom, is a no-less elegant affair. With its open fireplace, crystal chandeliers, and ornate floral arrangements, this is a special occasion bar with an exclusive atmosphere.

interior Nimb bar

Bernstorffsgade 5

+45 8870 0000

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3) Balthazar

Located at Kongens Nytorv, the elegant Hotel d’Angleterre is la grande dame of Copenhagen’s many posh hotels. The exclusive Balthazar at Hotel d’Angleterre was the city’s first champagne bar and offers several dozens of varieties of bubbly to choose from.

interior Balthazar bar

4) The Library Bar

Dark wood panelling, leather bound books, classical paintings, and chesterfield sofas help to make The Library Bar one of the most timeless establishments in Copenhagen. The Library Bar is also well-known as a great place to relax and enjoy jazz.

interior library bar


Inside The Admiral – a former 18th-century grain warehouse converted into an elegant hotel – SALT is a perfect spot for soaking up the city’s harbourside life. The menu includes a discerning list of wines, beers and cocktails and modern-Danish cuisine. There’s a large terrace with patio heaters and plentiful blankets when the sun goes down.

Menu on the table at SALT

At: Copenhagen Admiral Hotel, Toldbodgade 24­28

+45 3374 1444

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