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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for 5 nights at the end of December/beginning of January. It is ideally situated right in the town centre of Tromsø and is just a stones throw from the sea. The bus from the airport drops you off and picks you up more or less outside. We asked for rooms on the 7th floor and we had...

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canvey
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Wanted a special break with a bit of luxury. The room could have provided this but instead the stains fag burns and dust left it disappointing instead. I wanted my partner to enter the room with a wow but got no reaction as it was dusty with loose electric heaters broken hooks fag burns scuffs and stains. The room looks...

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is definitely a great hotel. Good value for money, located next to the most expensive 4 and 5 stars hotels, but definitely cheaper, still elegant and quite high-end for a 3-star hotel. The receptionists are there for you, especially the manager and a young guy who did a lot to help us in an extremely friendly and professional manner!...

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Kruisland, The Netherlands
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The hotel offered us a free upgrade to a suite which we really enjoyed. The room was big and well decorated. The bathroom looked a bit old, but worked well and had nice floor heating. The room was not noisy at all, so we enjoyed a good night of sleep. Breakfast was good, altho the breakfast room could need an...

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The staff Iain Fielding gave me above & beyond service during my stay, which made my 4 days trip in Tromso a joy and a relax trip, especially in the cold winter days. The hotel room and bathroom were very clean and tidy. The restaurant's breakfast spreads were fresh, regularly refilled and with a variety of food each morning and...

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Tromso isn't a big city, but even then, this is a very central hotel. Forget the fjord view (it's foggy most of the time anyway) of other places. It offers the basics but the breakfast buffet stands out. Only possible complaint: they have no longer a proper bar. There are, however, plenty watering holes nearby.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I had a week in Tromsø over Christmas and stayed at the Scandic Grand. The location is great. Tromsø isn't that big but even then there's a great choice of places to eat and drink within 1-2 blocks of the hotel. The people were very nice. Couldn't have been more helpful. The breakfast spread is excellent. Given the time of...

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Porto Alegre, RS
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This hotel is well located and has a good breakfast. It is easy to reach everything you need in Tromso. Do not expect a lot of comfort or facilities. This is a 3 star or even lower hotel, with a good price taking into account the prices in Tromso and Norway. No significant complains. We were unlucky with our room,...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed 5 nights at the hotel in a family room. The room had 2 twin beds and a sofa bed, which wad sufficient was our family of four. The sofa bed was a bit creaky but comfortable enough for a good night's rest. The room came with breakfast and wifi (throughout the hotel). The breakfast spread was more than...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Rica Grand Hotel enjoys a central location right on Tromso’s main street, closest to the best shopping, the most tasty restaurants, the most overpopulated cafes and the wettest waterholes. The Rica Grand Hotel is your best starting point for visiting Tromso and its colourful inhabitants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scandic Grand Tromso

Address: Storgata 44 | Postboks 8, Tromso 9008, Norway (Formerly Rica Grand Hotel Tromso)
Region: Norway > Northern Norway > Troms > Tromso
Price Range: $141 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Scandic Grand Tromso 3*
Number of rooms: 133
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“Request Shower or Bath to suit your requirements.”
 of 5 bubbles Hwesttravel, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“look for a room on highest floor to avoid a noise from the bar.”
 of 5 bubbles Piomak64, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors away from the large ground floor bar”
 of 5 bubbles Arctheduke, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the 7th floor due to the lift noise!”
 of 5 bubbles RCRB, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Away from the elevator is always a quieter option.”
 of 5 bubbles U5764BBjamies, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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