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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I stayed here on a solo trip in August 2015. I reserved a bunk in a female 4-bed room. I took the airport bus to the main bus station and walked to the Marken. It was less than a 5 minute walk and even though I didn't quite follow the directions on the website, I managed to find it quite...

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Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

A few minutes away from all the main sites of bergen this is a great place to stay. Staff were really friendly and helpful and it was kept well clean. There is plenty of space to sit and eat/ relax on sofas and the wifi works really well. Showers are mixed in power but some are very powerful which is...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Poshtel- very nice and great experience here. booked on hostel world and was very happy with the location and staff. comes with bed linens and towels are cheap :) no breakfast, but theres a market down the road and a coffee shop

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united kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Great location. About a 5 minute walk from the train/ bus station and also a 5 minute walk from the town centre. I did walk past the side turning where the hostel was a few times. I got the airport flyer bus from the airport to the central bus/train station in Bergen. It worked out about £13 return. Staff at...

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Geelong Australia
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Norway is sooo expensive that you just have to look for a cheaper option and if all hostels were like this I wouldn't bother to stay in a hotel! We had a double room with ensuite and it was terrific. Funky decor and very clean and spacious. The staff were really friendly and nothing was too much trouble. Light and...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Stayed one night in this guesthouse, firstly the staff is not so friendly and not even border to explain more, he just can't wait to rush back to his room, the guesthouse is so crowded where you can't even get a chance to cook, or just wait, dining area is too small and full all the time, we had 4...

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Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Loved this hostel!!! Located less than a 10 mins walk from the central station and 5 mins walk to the harbor. The staff was very friendly and helpful with directions. I was in a 3 girl dorm and the room was very cozy. All bathrooms are shared and were clean most of the time. Staff did a good job at...

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Villa Park
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Easy to walk to the water front, the train station and the major attractions. The guesthouse has all the facilities you need: free wifi, well equipped kitchen, dining room with beautiful view, comfortable sitting area, clean shower and restrooms and friendly front desk staff, and it has an elevator which is very helpful when you have luggage to pull.

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Pezinok, Slovakia
Reviewed 22 July 2015

I think there is one thing good about this hotel and that is the location..near the train station and city center...You must must pay for towels...shared bathrooms and toilets...shared kitchen, which was little bit small...our room was little dirty..you must make your own bed...but guy on the reception was very kind and help us with everything we wanted..

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London
Reviewed 21 July 2015

I loved staying here! Location is fabulous - a 5 minute walk to the harbour in one direction and a 2-3 minute walk to the train station in the other direction. Our room was lovely, bright, clean, large with an en suite bathroom with powerful shower and even a hairdryer. The bed was large and comfortable and the wi-fi was...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Central and reasonable priced Guesthouse / Hostel for those who want to spend their money on something more than just sleeping - an excellent base for exploring the city of Bergen. Our hostel is stylish and modern, centrally located, safe and affordable. We also have rooms with private bathroom, TV, fridge and a water kettle. Common areas to use for all our guests are a fully equipped kitchen, TV room, sitting room and a laundry room. We offer accommodation for everyone from corporate clients, families and backpackers . Also suitable for school classes, sports teams and groups. A variety of people who want to stay the best possible way, at a low price. Together with our staff, they are all part of creating that special homely and cozy atmosphere that characterizes Marken Guesthouse - a modern hostel! Marken Guesthouse is superbly located and is clean and comfortable, with these extra touches that make you feel more like a hotel - without the price tag. We are convinced that there can be luxury and design in simplicity. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marken Gjestehus

Address: Inngang B Kong Oscars gate 45 | Entrance : Tverrgaten, Bergen 5017, Norway
Region: Norway > Western Norway > Hordaland > Bergen
Price Range: €34 - €133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Marken Gjestehus 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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