OHBOY – an urban hotel and housing complex with bicycles

Ohboy Hotell & Bostad is situated in Malmö’s Western Harbor with the sea just around the corner. The building is a 7-story high-rise containing 55 rental apartments. Ohboy Hotell is situated in the same building. The hotel has 31 rooms with a practical keyless check-in system.


Lilla Varvsgatan 24, 211 19 Malmö


Climate-smart hotel and housing complex

All the rooms in Ohboy Hotell have a small green outdoor area. Each booking includes an exclusive loan of a bicycle to encourage guests to explore Malmö in an environmentally friendly way

The hotel and housing complex collects solar energy via solar cells, and tenants and guests can subscribe to a mobility account that includes public transport, a carpool, loan of communal bicycles and a bicycle repair service. There are plant boxes with an automatic watering system on the balconies and an orangery on the roof terrace. 

Keyless check-in at Ohboy Hotell

Instead of key cards, guests have a code and a digital  Yale Doorman lock.

- "Ohboy Hotell is a keyless hotel with Yale Doorman locks on the doors.”
Sara Silbersky, Ohboy Hotell.

How online check-in works:

  1. Book online (website, Booking.com, Hotels.com)
  2. Pay online
  3. The hotel guest is sent a code
  4. The guest checks in by entering the code on the digital Yale Doorman lock on the door
  5. The code expires when the booking ends


The hotel’s access control system and the entry phones for the apartments are administered via Hantera Styra.

Architects, developer and administrator

Hauschild + Siegel



Mattias Åsenlund, Aptus Elektronik AB, tel. +46 72-542 88 22


Watch Ohboy Hotell video here.