A historic hotel with a serene riverfront setting
Set on the Gudenå River, the Radisson Blu Hotel Papirfabrikken offers a sylvan retreat in central Silkeborg. Nestled in a serene spot, the hotel building was formerly a paper mill that formed the cornerstone of Silkeborg industry. The magnificent structure now houses comfortable rooms and suites with modern amenities like free high-speed Wi-Fi.
Seasonal dining, local history and a waterfront venue
Our on-site brasserie, Restaurant Michael D., serves a seasonal menu of fresh local and international dishes. If you'd prefer to unwind with a drink, our 24-hour Lobby Bar is the ideal choice – whether you'd like a morning coffee, or a nightcap. If you'd like to take in a little local history during your stay, you can learn about our hotel's industrial past at the paper museum located in the same building.
Business Class Room
The Silkeborg region makes a perfect getaway for lake enthusiasts with lots of opportunities for boating, swimming and fishing. But there's more to Silkeborg's waterways. In June, the city hosts the Riverboat Jazz Festival, which fills the area with music, and the harbor's assortment of more than 200 shops offers fun-filled expeditions for souvenirs year-round. Our location in the city center also provides access to the city's cultural venues, such as the world-famous Tollund Man exhibit at the Silkeborg Museum.
Just 40 kilometers west of Aarhus, Silkeborg rests in the lake region of the Jutland peninsula. The Radisson Blu Hotel Papirfabrikken sits on the banks of the Gudenå River in the city center. Our central location makes it easy to explore the artistic and cultural sights Silkeborg is known for as well as access the bus and train systems. Nearby airports include Billund and Karup.
From Midtjyllands Airport
Taxi service is available from Erlings Taxi by calling 0045 21 21 39 39. Travel time by taxi is about 35 minutes.By car:
The hotel is about 38km from the airport. Take Hessellundvej/Route 467 to the roundabout. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Herningvej/Route 12. At the next roundabout, take the 3rd exit and stay on Herningvej/Route 12. Turn right onto Nygade. Turn right onto Ulvedalsvej/Route 186. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Kjellerupvej/Route 52. Continue on Kjellerupvej/Route 52, and then continue straight onto Borgergade and Christian 8.s Vej. Turn left onto Papirfabrikken, where the hotel is located. The travel time by car is about 40 minutes.
From Billund Airport
There are several options for public transport to the hotel from Billund Airport, including:
- Take the GoShuttl bus to Hotel Scandic Regina, Herning. From Herning Station, take the RA train toward Aarhus and get off at Silkeborg Station. Then it's just a 1.7-kilometer walk to the hotel.
- Take bus 912X to Aarhus Rutebilstation, then take bus 925X to the Museum Silkeborg stop. Walk just 850m to the hotel.
- Take bus 912X to Østerlund (Horsens Kom), then take bus 110 to Amaliegade/Drewsensvej. Walk 1.3km to the hotel.
It's a 61.2-kilometer drive from the airport to the hotel. Take Route 30 to Give. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Route 30 toward Horsens/Route 18. Take the exit on the left onto Route 18 toward Herning. Take exit 9 for Route 176 toward Give/Route 487. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Givevej/Route 176. Turn left onto Viborgvej/Route 13. Turn right to merge onto Route 15. Continue straight through the next 2 roundabouts, and turn right onto Herningvej. Then continue to Vestergade, Søgade, Søvej, and then Papirfabrikken, where the hotel is located. The travel time is about 55 minutes by car.