Conference & meetings Elite Plaza Hotel, Gothenburg

At Västra Hamngatan, within walking distance from the Central Station is a meeting place out of the ordinary. Elite Plaza Hotel is housed in a stunning building dating from 1889. Here are eight beautiful venues with character and individual decor. Some are listed, and moments of history meet modern conference techniques. Book meetings, conferences, celebration dinners, weddings and events for up to 50 people.

  • 50 people
  • 8 venues
  • Largest venue 75 sqm
  • Exceptional meeting venues
  • Swea Wine & Dine
  • Valet parking
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Customize to your needs

Our unique meeting rooms represent different historical periods, you can choose between classical halls from the 1800's and modern facilities with the latest design. 

Our meeting rooms are equipped with WiFi, whiteboard, flipchart, projector, notepads, pens and mineral water. We provide other technical equipment entirely as required.

Seating arrangement SQM Cinema Cinema School School U-shape U-shape Banquet Banquet Board Board
Sveasalen 69 m² 50 p 34 p 20 p - 20 p
Mahardjasalen 50 m² 40 p 24 p - - 16 p
Gustavisalen 44 m² 40 p 22 p 14 p - 10 p
Vinarkivet 80 m² - - - - 40 p
Group room 20 m² - - - - 8 p
Group room 3 15 m² - - - - 6 p

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Octagonal venue with beautiful stucco ceiling from the 19th century.

  • 50 people
  • 69 sqm
  • Beautiful natural light

Octagonal Sveasalen is one of our most popular rooms and part of the large Svea suite. This is Elite Plaza Hotel's largest conference room and seats 50 people theatre style. The large windows with views towards Västra Hamngatan create a bright and beautiful environment to meet in. Originally, the room was a salon in the Director's residence and in 1909 the room became the boardroom for Svea Brand- och Lifförsäkringsbolag.


Unique venue with beautiful stucco ceiling from the 19th century.

  • 40 people
  • 52 sqm
  • Beautiful natural light

The beautiful Mahardjasalen is part of the Mahardja suite and is suitable for groups up to 40 people. Large windows facing Västra Hamngatan make the room light and inviting. The Mahardjasalen also has a wonderful heritage-listed ceiling carved by Junghänel & Richter when the house was built in the late 1800s. The room held the office of the CEO of Svea Brand- och Lifförsäkringsbolag at one time.


Modern venue with fixed technical equipment.

  • 40 people
  • 45 sqm
  • Directly adjacent to the mingle area

Gustavisalen is our modern facility that is directly connected to the Florentine Pillar Hall where conference refreshments will be served. The venue has permanent technical equipment and a window toward our restaurant Swea Wine & Dine. It can accommodate up to 40 people theatre style.


Charming venue located in the building's old archive.

  • 40 people
  • 75 sqm
  • The perfect venue for dining and wine tastings

Vinarkivet was initially the old insurance archive of Svea Brand- och Livförsäkringsbolag, which we rebuilt. Vinarkivet is perfect for wine tastings or a dinner for up to 50 people. Or why not invite your customers to a rewarding breakfast seminar in a different environment.

Group room

All you need for a smaller meeting.

  • 8 people
  • 20 sqm
  • Permanent technical equipment

Our group room is suitable for meetings of up to eight people and has permanent technical equipment. 

Group room 3

A smaller place with room for big ideas.

  • 6 people
  • 15 sqm
  • Exclusive decor

Our 3 group rooms are smaller rooms suitable for meetings of up to 6 people. These rooms are part of our junior suites and feature, in addition to meeting places for 6 people, a sitting area and a 55-inch TV which you can connect to a computer.

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We will help you

Your meeting is in professional hands at Elite Plaza Hotel. Choose us when you want to give the meeting, conference or celebration an atmosphere that is out of the ordinary. Enjoy a delicious conference coffee break, look forward to a well-composed menu at Swea Wine & Dine. Our conference facilities have a capacity for up to 80 people.

Mix business with pleasure and boost the conference with an activity. We can help to book an inspiring lecture, arrange a drink tasting guided by an expert, after work with snacks or a cruise in the southern archipelago of Gothenburg. Whatever the occasion, we are here to help you coordinate a perfect arrangement with the right venue, technique and service, altogether much appreciated by the participants.

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Food & beverage

Our restaurants

Swea Wine & Dine

Swea Wine & Dine

A warm welcome to Swea Wine & Dine!  Swea Wine & Dine is located at Västra Hamngatan in the heart of Elite Plaza Hotel. 

Plaza Bar

Next to Swea Wine & Dine lies our intimate Plaza Bar. Sink into an armchair and order a wonderful drink or something to eat from our bar menu. We recommend a Martini from our own Martini menu, developed by our bartenders.

The Bishops Arms

Down in the cellar of the hotel, you will find our English pub, The Bishops Arms. Hotel guests and Gothenburg natives mingle in this authentic English milieu.

Breakfast at Elite Plaza Hotel

Enjoy a lovely hotel breakfast in a five-star atmosphere.



A nice break or a memorable conclusion to the conference! As a nice conclusion or a well-deserved break during the conference, Elite Plaza Hotel provides a range of activities tailored to suit you. Time and quality are important factors in the selection of conference activity. Below you can see a sample of a number of activities to suit all types of conferences. If you wish to supplement with meals from outside the hotel restaurants, we can help.

A rib-boat with people in the ocean

RIBs in the archipelago

Experience the most beautiful side of Gothenburg during your conference. With some of Europe's fastest guide boats, so-called RIBs, we take you out to sea and take you around our beautiful archipelago in a slightly different way. We will gladly arrange a picnic package for your outing. It is guaranteed to be an experience of a lifetime!


Whiskey testing at The Bishops Arms

Whisky & beer tasting

Choose from various themed tastings such as "All around the world" and "Rock n 'roll", or beer tastings specializing in hops, chocolate or coffee!


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The facade at Elite Plaza Hotel Göteborg

Elite Plaza Hotel, Gothenburg

Elite Plaza Hotel is centrally located at Västra Hamngatan in Gothenburg. The hotel is housed in a palatial building dating from 1889 with all the original features carefully preserved.

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Elite Plaza Hotel
Västra Hamngatan 3
411 17 Göteborg
+46 (0)31-720 40 13 Google maps




Directions by air

Göteborg Landvetter Airport. Buses from the airport stop at Kungsportsplatsen and from there a 5-minute walk to Elite Plaza Hotel at Kungsgatan.

Directions by car

E6/E20 north 

Drive Götaleden to Fredrikshamn and Centrum Syd. About 200 meters after GöteborgsOperan, turn left directly after Hotell Göteborg and left again so that you go round the house. Stay in the right lane and turn first right to Lilla Torget. Continue straight forward and take the first street to the right (Fiskekrogen will be on your right), first left and then first right. You are now at Västra Hamngatan and the hotel is the second building on the right side.

E6, E20, E40 south

Exit Ullevimotet, drive pass Ullevi and follow the signs towards Centrum Syd and Sahlgrenska sjukhuset. Stay in the right lane through Allén. Turn right to Domkyrkan and you are now at Västra Hamngatan. The hotel is the second building on the left side.

Directions by train

Göteborg Central Station is a 10-minute walk from the hotel.

Bus and tram
The nearest tram and bus stop is Domkyrkan.

In the area


Göteborg Landvetter Airport: 30 km
Göteborg Central Station: 700 m
Domkyrkan bus and tram stop: 50 m


Gothenburg Museum of Art: 1,5 km
Liseberg: 2 km
Universeum: 2 km
Trägårdsföreningen: 750 m
Slottskogen: 3 km


The Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre: 2,5 km
University of Gothenburg: 1 km
Chalmers University of technology: 2 km
SKF Sverige AB: 5 km
AstraZeneca: 8,5 km