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    First Hotel River C

    10 Tage Erlandergatan, Karlstad 652 20, Sweden
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good45%
    • Average19%
    • Poor3%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A Nice quiet and small hotel beautiful situated by the river Klarälven. No luxury but good middle standard Hotel. Nice breakfast with homebaked bread! Hotelstaff helpful and nice! The twinbedroom cleaned but need some styling.

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Centrally located - just a few minutes from "downtown" Karlstad. Affordable with friendly staff. No parking available near hotel as promised on website, but cars can be parked 200 meters at a public parking (at a cost). Room was a bit small and gives impression...More

    Thank WollyMammoth
    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    Nice quiet inexpensive hotel close to town centre. Our rooms had a very nice river view. The beds were very comfortable, but the bar servants could have been more attentive. Main reason for us to go to Karlstad was the artmuseum Lars Lerin's Sandgrund and...More

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    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    Lovely, small hotel with very helpful and sweet staff.Highly recommend.Brilliant breakfast.Very near the city centre and right by the canal.Superb Mongolian restaurant right down the road and there are a lot of good pubs in Karlstad.

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    Response from HannaAkerstedt, Hotelldirektör at First Hotel River CResponded 7 March 2017

    Nice having you as our guests, thank you so much for your nice feedback. Hope we will see you again as our guests. Welcome Back! /Hanna

    Reviewed 23 January 2017

    This is a four star hotel a very short walk from the city center - I know as I'm actually from Karlstad in Sweden. We decided to stay here to treat ourselves instead of sleeping on a couch. When we checked in we were given...More

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    • US$126 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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