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Hotel Finse 1222

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Finse 1222 was built in 1909 as part of the Bergen Railway and has since been the gateway to some of Norway's most beautiful and accessible mountain areas. The Hallingskarvet National Park borders to Finse and across the lake Finsevann the mighty Hardangerjokulen glacier rises. Finse...
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Finse railroad station, Finse 5719, Norway
65 km to Haukasen Airport
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the highlight of our trip and wished that we had spent 2 nights here instead of one. We stayed in the Shackleton room (he stayed here while training for his Antarctica expedition)- his picture and some photos/news clippings are hanging in the room...More

Thank Grch
Response from Randi B, Manager at Hotel Finse 1222Responded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for these words! We are all very glad we could meet your expectations, both concerning our service inside the hotel and also for the outside sceneries. Clearly you are nature-loving people. The experience one can have through just looking at the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been staying in a lot of different hotels all over the world and a lot of hotels in Norway (especially the “historic” hotels). This is a “historic” hotel but the only “historic” thing about it is the total disconnect between the price and the...More

Thank skeldoy
Response from Randi B, Leder  at Hotel Finse 1222Responded 2 weeks ago

We are sorry that you felt you were living in a prison when you stayed at Finse. This hotel is from 1909 and is a Norwegian mountain hotel that we think fits the surroundings. The nature is our main attraction. The rooms are basic, but...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

The staff were all friendly and accommodating. The hotel has a really nice relaxed atmosphere and incredible views. The food was excellent and plentiful. There are lots of activities to do in the vicinity and it really is a unique and amazing experience to stay...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Superb. Very nice place, excellent atmophere, extraordinary scenery, top view to the glacier, good food, nice rooms, smiling people. Reccomended for single, couple and groups, summer as well as winter.

Thank Dan A
Response from Randi B, General Manager at Hotel Finse 1222Responded 5 May 2018

Hi Dan Thank you rot your kind words. We here at Finse 1222 are very happy that you enjoyed the stay. We hope to see you again. All the best from us all here at Finse 1222.

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We keep coming back to the charm and quirks of a great hotel on the top of Norway. Great location, beautiful ski touring routes, untouched wilderness. Happy to see Laila as the new manager this year. Every landmark benefits from renewal and she sprinkles the...More

Thank evillum
Response from Randi B, General Manager at Hotel Finse 1222Responded 30 April 2018

Thank you for the nice words Erik. We are very happy that you enjoined the stay here at Finse 1222. The staff and manager here appreciate the feedback, and it is easy to have a good spirit when the customers are so kind and nice....More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Breakfast Available
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US$362 - US$541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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US$362 - US$541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"The Shackleton room has a private balcony and expansive views."
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"Ask for a quiet room, long way from the nightclub/bar!!"
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"I had a room with no view except the neighbouring apartment hotel under construction, so for sure you can ask..."
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"The best rooms face the lake and the snow capped mountains."
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