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    Spitsbergen Hotel

    P.O. Box 500, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
    011 47 79 02 62 00
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    • Excellent34%
    • Very good49%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

    Lovely hotel. Room was lovely. Staff we're helpful when we asked where a place was and even booked us a taxi to the airport. Loved the little areas you could go and sit with free tea and coffee (highly appropriated due to a long wait...More

    Thank siany2010
    Reviewed 4 August 2016

    Stayed both before and after an Arctic cruise. Hotel warm and staff very welcoming. First night we were in a back room overlooking the hill. Room fine, comfortable bed, good shower. All in all fine. Second night we were in a front room and surprised...More

    Thank swh61
    Reviewed 28 July 2016

    The hotel is in Longyearbyen and so most of you would like to know the place a swell as the hotel. LYB is like a small mining town with prefabricated housing and offices. Things generally are not luxurious but friendly and competent and restaurants are...More

    Thank AnneFrank75
    Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

    A rather normal hotel. It got what you need. It starts to get a bit worn. The breakfast was good and the dinner as well. One positive thing was the waffles you could make yourself in the afternoon. Longyearbyen is a very small town but...More

    Thank Thomas E
    Reviewed 26 July 2016

    It is confusing with names of all the hotels in Longyearbyen. Spitsbergen Hotel is also known as Scandic or old local name "Funken". It is located a bit away from the heart of town, up a hill and one might think the view will be...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$181 - US$374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 88
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    • Svalbard >
    • Spitsbergen >
    • Longyearbyen
    • Also Known As
    • Spitsbergen Hotel Longyearbyen, Svalbard
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    Gloucsj
    31 January 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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    Gill H
    10 August 2016|
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    Response from AnneFrank75 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes in the bathroom
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    scott46
    18 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
    "ask for the rooms with a view on the fjord"
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    "3rd floor quiet at the end, bring eye goggles as the curtains are not dark enough for the 24 hours sunlight."
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    "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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