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    Spitsbergen Hotel

    P.O. Box 500, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good51%
    • Average14%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “waffles” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    356 reviews
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    11 - 15 of 198 reviews

    Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

    This is a hotel that scores well across the board without being exceptional. The standard is good by Norwegian measures, it is clean with good beds, a large breakfast buffet and friendly staff. The interior has a special ambiance due to being an old building...More

    Thank GisleBjo
    Response from Hurtigruten S, Marketing Coordinator at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 3 May 2017

    Hi Gisle. Thanks for your review and welcome back to Spitsbergen :-) Anne

    Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

    Very happy. The staff member very helpful with organising our tours. I could not praise the front desk staff member enough for her assistance. The staff in the restaurant were also pleasant. Our room had a great view of the sunset each night as did...More

    Thank ChrisTaylerNT
    Response from Hurtigruten S, Marketing Coordinator at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 29 March 2017

    Dear ChrisTaylerNT Thank you so much for your feedback, we're so glad to hear that you had a great stay and that our front desk and in the restaurant were there for you. Welcome back! Anne

    Reviewed 4 March 2017

    The hotel was originally the accommodation for the white collar staff at the mine, converted now into a comfortable hotel. From those early days, it retains features like an elegant, but not extravagant, wood panelled bar area and a series of interesting prints from the...More

    Thank wine_searcher
    Response from Hurtigruten S, Marketing Coordinator at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 24 March 2017

    Hi, Thanks for your informative and friendly review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit in the Arctic, and your stay at Spitsbergen Hotel, a hotel with a lot of history and a lovely view! And we hope you did see the...More

    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    Not in the centre of Longyearbyen so one can take pretty good aurora shots from behind the hotel. They offer a free call service to alert you to aurora. Breakfasts had a good range of cooked and continental. Dinner a la care in the restaurant...More

    Thank Roger F
    Response from Hurtigruten S, Marketing Coordinator at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 24 March 2017

    Hi Roger F, thanks for your friendly and informative review. Welcome back :-)

    Reviewed 3 March 2017

    Stayed here for three nights. Really friendly and helpful staff. Rooms could do with a refurb as very dated, but for three days it was ok. We did have a broken lock on our window so window kept opening which isn't good when it's minus...More

    Thank Gloucsj
    Response from Hurtigruten S, Marketing Coordinator at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 24 March 2017

    Hi Gloucsj, and thanks for your informative feedback. We will check out the windows, and make sure it gets fixed now or soon when we will do some refurbishment. Anne

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$214 - US$296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 88
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    Gloucsj
    1 February 2017|
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    Response from SpitsbergenTravelCSR | Property representative |
    Hi Gloucsj, The hotel has been closed in December and January for foundation works. It is a historic building from the 1950s, and needed some tender loving care. Spitsbergen Hotel will reopen tomorrow, February 1, and we... More
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    Response from AnneFrank75 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes in the bathroom
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    19 January 2016|
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    Response from 1Norwegian | Reviewed this property |
    You get a telephone number for the taxis from everywhere. Small cars and maxis. :) Enjoy that place with its strangely quiet atmosphere.
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms either side of the hotel have amazing views, so it doesn't really matter!"
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    "Great views from the front rooms, reindeer at the back!"
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    "Get outside and enjoy the amazing scenery"
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    "Try to get a room facing into the valley. If you have some light during the day(or strong enough moonlight..."
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