Fabriken Furillen is a unique hotel located on the peninsula of Furillen on Gotland, Sweden’s largest island. It is a former factory that photographer Johan Hellström began converting into a hotel and restaurant in 1999. He came across the then off-limits area when searching for photo-shoot locations, and fell in love. This unexpected location offers a unique landscape, somewhat of an alien world that evokes mystery, inspiration and exquisite, breathtaking beauty; post-apocalyptic-chic perhaps?

Now in the hands of super-stylish Swedish hotel brand Nobis, Fabriken Furillen has luxurious rooms that highly contrast with the raw, untamed Scandinavian nature – Hästens beds, Bang & Olufsen TVs, cast-iron fireplaces and reindeer hide rugs. The restaurant offers up all that locally-sourced, foraged goodness. It is also possible to have your wedding at this ultimate industrial location.

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