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Kong Oscars gate 45 Entrance : Tverrgaten, Bergen 5017 Norway See on map
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews train station bed female dorm great location rent towels cook your own food common space bed linen free wifi enter the building equipped kitchen private bathroom shared kitchen laundry room guest house stay there again sitting room twin room
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a lovely guesthouse! I stayed here in a private room with shared bathroom, and was so impressed by the welcoming and professional staff, the cozy, safe, and inviting facilities (clean bathroom, kitchen, and etc), the perfect location (within walking distance to the train station...More

Thank TheOatmealGirl
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This place reminded me of Norway in general. Clean, efficient, on the surface very pleasant but, perhaps a little bit bland. Staff were friendly and efficient but reception didn't open til 9.30am which was a bit odd. My room was not quite cramped but certainly...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We stayed here with my friends at our arrival in Norway and when we left. Both stays were great and enjoyable. It's an hostel so you can't expect too much but the service is great and very clear. The rooms are comfortable and you have...More

Thank Marianeturc
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

This guesthouse is actually a youth hostel situated on the 4th floor of an office block. It is very close to the station and for our purposes it was ideal. Just need to sleep one night in Bergen. We had our own room with own...More

Thank 237Susan123237
Response from Marken G, Front Office Manager at Marken GjestehusResponded 3 September 2018

Dear 237Susan123237, We appreciate you taking the time to review Marken Gjestehus. We are indeed a hostel with both shared dormitories for the budget backpack traveler and private rooms for for those who prefer this. To keep the room price as low as possible, we...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018

I had high hopes for this lodging. Perhaps too high. The long and the short of it is, it's filthy. As per the previous review, from the kitchen to the bathrooms, someone needs to get in there and really clean. My suggestion? The next offseason,...More

Thank Elizabeth1960
Response from Marken G, Receptionist at Marken GjestehusResponded 21 August 2018

Dear Elizabeth, We appreciate your kind words. Your opinion on the cleanliness matters, and we will do our best to clean frequently during the day. Thanks for your advice! Monica

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
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Refrigerator in room
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US$29 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$29 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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28 April 2017|
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Response from sussiehk | Reviewed this property |
Hello there. Good choice investigating "Marken" :-) Unfortunately you can not park directly outside the Hostel. The main Entrance is situated at a pedestrians shopping street. I would contact the reception to ask about... More
8 July 2016|
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Response from Reception M | Property representative |
Hi! Our phone number is +47 55 31 44 04. We don't have a mobile number (the number 0977488095 is our organization number) We look forward to your call :-)
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"You can choose a room that is budget if you are will ing to share!"
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"nice views , Best location , Clean and warm and friendly staffs"
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