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Had a nice 2 night stay here while working in the area. The hotel has a lovely, cool nautical theme which reflects the history town and area. Great central location in Grimstad is close to the... more
Reviewed 21 October 2017
Very nice one night stay
I stayed here for one night only.
I got the most efficient check in ever, it didn’t take more than 2 minutes from getting in to get my key.
The reception area is very nice with interesting features... more
Great hotel! Restaurant / breakfast is great. The people who work there are really helpful and nice. Rooms are clean and modern. As in all Scandic hotels we have visited the AC makes the rooms feel... more
Reviewed 30 December 2017
Good family hotel
We had a family room on the last floor with pleasant sea view. Nice, clean and spacious. I was only missing the mini bar in the room. We stayed here because the hotel is connected to the water... more
This is a pretty large hotel in downtown Kristiansand.
They have plenty of space, a parking garage that's connected to the hotel, and a gym.
Staff is friendly and the breakfast is nice (just not... more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
The check in process was effective and great. Good size of the room and a gym that was sufficient for a basic need for training. The selection for the breakfast was great and the service staff was... more
In my opinion it is important to review a hotel based not just on the overall quality of the hotel, but based upon how well it does what it was designed to do. This is a budget hotel. If I were to... more
Reviewed 6 January 2018
Compact, perfect for passing through, solo passengers
The hotel itself is situated ideal location, walking to the bus terminals and city center. The rooms itself are very small - so i would not recommend for a family or even for a couple it may be a... more
Nice resort in a beautiful nature, Kragerø Resort spa is for everyone, couple, friends and family with children.
Very friendly staff and helpful.
And an awesome spa zone, with great... more
Reviewed 24 August 2017
Another nice stay
First of all, the Hotel location is the best in the region. Stunning sea view sunny all day long (when not raining) and some of the best that summer Norway can offer.
Accommodation is great with... more
Very old hotel in the heart of the old town. Breakfast is mainly cold cuts, cheese and cereal with coffee and juice. Adequate but not over the top. Room was $170 per night which may seem high but... more
Reviewed 6 May 2017
Arrived at the hotel on a raining evening, difficult to find the hotel located near the seaside! Small family hotel with no elevator! Beds are quite small with gap between a double bed( just 2 twin... more
Clean, modern and good size room. Comfy bed. Absolutely star class staff, kind and very helpful.
Reccomended without a doubt.
Lots of free espresso in the morning to get me started on a good note... more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
My trip to Arendal to see my Uncles War Grave and we stayed in the Thon Hotel
Our Knowledge of the Norwegian Language was an absolute zero but when we walked in the staff were wonderful and helped us in many way's. The food at the hotel was quite a change in the evenings but... more
The Avendal Maritime Hotel is a short distance up a hill from the centre of town and provides an excellent place to stay for those touring in the area or visiting Avendal on business.
The hotel... more
Reviewed 16 January 2017
Smile and good order
Got a top level backyard room, and herewith it was very quiet. Great buffet for evening, and a fine breakfast was included. Norwegian newspapers. clean and good order everywhere. Bathroom fine... more
We booked a room very spontaneously - called in on a wednesday to check availability for saturday the same week. The woman answering the phone turned out to most likely be the same woman who was out... more
Reviewed 23 August 2015
could be so much better
The hotel is prettily located. However on arrival the receptionist was not particularly welcoming, and no info about the spa was given. The room was an ok size but the only window was tiny and so... more
Average rooms. Average dinner. Excellent breakfast buffet, one of the biggest I´ve seen actually. Bar is often unattended and the beer selection is under par. The waiters served us food without... more
Reviewed 18 September 2017
We stayed one night at the hotel in June. We traveled with four children.
The hotel is easy to find and access from the highway. It offers free parking just outside the lobby.
Just after... more
This is a average hotel, but it is perfect for families visiting Dyreparken. Very close in fact. They also have a outdoor pool which will be perfect for children to enjoy in the summer. If you are... more
I stayed in a double room for one night together with my dog (pets allowed). The room was OK, but the ventilation was poor and the air quality was pretty bad during the night. The outdoor area was... more
Reviewed 31 July 2017
Stay Away from the appartments!
This place is overpriced and in very bad condition. You need to pay for breakfast and washing of the room after staying.The airport beside makes a lot of noise early in the morning. I was impressed... more
Charming hotel! But very low standard for the price.
This hotel is very charming and located in a little hidden germ of a Norwegian seaside village. The staff was friendly and service minded.
Unfortunately the standard of the rooms was way to low... more
Reviewed 6 December 2017
Wonderful! The new owners have lifted this nice old hotel to a new standard.
We use to stay at this hotel once a year when we visit Tvedestrand and the Risør Boat Festival. Over the years, we were concerned about a decline in standard. But now, with the new owner, this... more
The room, that is. So small I was shocked when I opened the door. My next surprise was that the light didn't work. The bathroom was also miniature. The only plug in the room was on the wall... more
Reviewed 12 August 2015
Beside the kind staff, the rest was not good! The building is too old and they renovated it with the minimum price! Ventilation is bad and I felt an uncomfortable smell all around! Rooms are too... more
Convenient location but noisy due to ongoing roadworks. Rundown rooms but large and clean with comfortable beds and pillows. Friendly and helpful staff made the stay worthwhile, plus for espresso... more
Reviewed 27 May 2017
Small Hotel Franchise
We arrive around 11pm without letting them know about our late arrival (oops!) but they were so nice and mentioned the had called me. I really appreciated that!
Our room was 211, for two people... more
Small room, was very Cold had to get a heater. Bathroom had mole and leckage. Very good location, close to the train station and resturants and shops. Buffé was simple, not good varity for a... more
Reviewed 1 May 2017
Location couldn't be better, in the main street of the city center. The room has all the basic commodities and some extra ones that can be handy such as iron and iron-board, coffee machine, fridge... more
More apartment rental than hotel in my opinion.
The rooms are fresh and nice with kitchen and at least some had the possibility to connect as large family rooms.
Excellent views from the... more
Reviewed 5 January 2017
A small little hotel/apartment rental complex that is out of the way. A good place for holding business meetings. Great food and service. Not far from a spa. Very quiet. Ample parking and full... more
A nice little hotel just by the waterfront in the beautiful Risör. I got a big room with furniture that reminded me of the fifties (though I'm not really good at that). The breakfast was served in a... more
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kind and helpful staff
A very nice and helpful staff. When we asked to have breakfast half an hour earlier than the usual time, we had a "yes, ofcourse" with a big smile. The breakfast was rich and tasty, and the rooms... more
Staff were great very welcoming. Very peaceful hotel. Gardens at the back of hotel very beautiful . Sitting down looking out at the fjord wow just great. Hotel room very good again looking out at the... more
Reviewed 6 October 2017
Traditional hotel in fantastic surroundings
The hotel has seen better days, and there is need for refurbishing. However, the charm factor is high and the location along the Byglandsfjord is stunning. I stayed as the only guest one night in... more
Rented a apartment. All meal included. Meal was in the better category for this type of accommodation. The surrounding is stunning. A trip to Kristiansand on the narrow road is a must on motorbike. I... more
Reviewed 15 June 2017
Annual fishing trip
Another great week of fishing 🎣.
Awesome place for a few days getting off the routine. Beautiful Norwegian nature. Friendly and supportive staff at Tregde Ferie, they can also provide helpful hints... more
Good location, good service but the only hotel in Mandal
This hotel is in Mandal city by a narrow street. Out side it looks like a small house. It is quite old and old fashioned but cozy wooden hotel.
The reception and the bar/restaurant is in the ground... more
Reviewed 22 April 2017
Breakfast a real treat
Stayed just one night in April 2017 yet wish I could have stayed longer. Our room was simple, clean, warm and renovated with care. If you appreciate history, antiques and artifacts, you'll really... more
When we arrived i thought we are in an construction area with home containers for contractor, but it was our Hotel. The restaurant is reception, breakfast and dinning room, entertainment hall in the... more
Reviewed 11 July 2017
Stopped off on a motorbike tour of Norway. The place is ok if like most bikers your expectations aren't high. It's a strange place in the middle of nowhere and called a resort? There's a few ponies... more
Nice budget hotel in the Kristiansand / Lillesand Area
When traveling Norway, we made the experience that hotel prices in the South are even higher than elsewhere in the country. So we decided to look a little bit away from the coast.
The Birkeland... more
Reviewed 8 June 2015
A special touch was the basket of yarn--inviting guests to knit a square to later be added to make a quilt to be auction
We stayed at this hotel at the end of May. It was clean and cozy, had WiFi and T.V. The breakfast was excellent--every good Norwegian food you would want to eat for breakfast was there served in an... more
It's a good alternative to hotel. Not the best standard on the rooms but ok. Our room did not have a bathroom, but there was shared bathrooms in the hallway. Close to the water and a beach. There are... more
Reviewed 7 July 2015
Frugal and clean student hostel
I actually enjoy this place very much… The front desk people are so friendly! They are accommodating and seem to really care. It is not a hotel per se. If you are looking for luxury, this is not the... more
Beautiful location by the beach. Nice little spa with bubble baths. Modern rooms (buy also old-style rooms if you like that). Large restaurant, very nice breakfast. Conference rooms available. Close... more
Reviewed 7 September 2017
Officer Conference venue and dinner
Great venue, great scenery and up to speed and polite staff.
The waiters were good, they gave an OK presentation of the dinner courses. And compliments to the chefs. The food tasted great. Good... more
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Nedre Hausland 80 | 10 Km From Arendal, Grimstad 4870, Norway
Nedre Hausland 80 | 10 Km From Arendal, Grimstad 4870, Norway