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Antibes
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14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great experience in the Hotel. Service is just perfect. Staff is very very professional. Food is outstanding. Barman are very friendly and professional. View is lovely especially from the restaurant. Always a wide variety of local and international food.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An nice hotel with a nice view, very good breakfast, friendly and helpfull staff. The room is correct and the cleaning as it should be. But i must say it was not what we expected from a 4 star hotel. The location is really good if you have a car, it is far off when you don't.

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Pattaya, Thailand
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585 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Stayed here for a night waiting for the ferry from Denmark to continue to Iceland. Clean and comfortable, but no frills considering the cost...everything is dear in the Faeroes, restaurant is nice but with a limited fare.

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Thank Larry M
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21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We stayed at this hotel when visiting Torshavn with a group of 50 colleagues. The hotel is quite, clean and simple. All you need for a weekend at this exciting Island. The breakfast is also simple, nothing spectacular but all you need to start the day. The location of Hotel Føroyar is also good- approximately 30 min walk from Torshavn,... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Good hotel in great location, friendly staff and easy for Torshavn and it's restaurants. Perfect for those on a walking holiday. 45 minute taxi transfer from airport. The Faroes are an unspoilt part of the world and its people always greet you with a smile.

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London, United Kingdom
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383 reviews
220 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I was accommodated here for one night by Atlantic Airways due to a flight cancellation. The room was clean and comfortable with a good view over Torshavn. The bed was very comfortable. I had the dinner buffet which was of a high standard, although the desserts were a bit of a let down. Annoyingly we were set to leave the... More 

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Thank A380fan
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Our trip to the Faroe Islands was extremely pleasant, everyone on the island we interacted with were more than helpful, they would even stop their cars when we parked at along the curb, offering to assist us in case we needed any help. The best service came from the Hotel Foroyar, especially from a member of the staff, Maria. She... More 

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1 Thank Isaac T
HForoyar_Sales, Sales and Marketing Manager at Hotel Foroyar, responded to this review

Dear Isaac, You’ve just confirmed what many of our clients have to say about their stay at Hotel Føroyar. It is really a pleasure to know and hear about your wonderful stay with us. Rest assured the staff and especially Maria will get to know about your comments. Thank you! More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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141 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The hotel sits on the top of a hill overlooking the town and the harbor. It is, however, 3 km or so from town. The views are spectacular. The room and the beds were very comfortable, and the bathroom had a real tub with a real shower. After traveling in Iceland, I very much appreciated that. The restaurant was sort... More 

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Thank Gana B
HForoyar_Sales, Sales and Marketing Manager at Hotel Foroyar, responded to this review

Dear Gana B, Thank you so much for the lovely things you said about Hotel Føroyar, we're so glad you enjoyed your stay here. As we always do, we have already passed on your kind words to our brilliant team. It was an absolute pleasure to host you and we hope to see you again soon! More 

Scotland
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140 reviews
60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Indeed the views are fab and the closeness to nature wonderful but if we are talking serious hotels this is a bit of a joke, sadly. The dining room at breakfast is a classic example of staff laissez faire. No one greets you, few smile and you have to guess the system. Staff are slow to clear tables but quick... More 

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HForoyar_Sales, Sales and Marketing Manager at Hotel Foroyar, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to review Hotel Føroyar and for sharing your experience with other Tripadvisor readers. The service personal at a hotel is a important representation of the hotel, therefore I am sorry to hear that our personal at the breakfast did not live up to our standards. When you visited us in... More 

Muncy, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The bed was so comfortable and the sheets were soft and cozy. Fantastic view of the town and harbor below. Breakfast was great and in the dining room overlooking the water. The staff was friendly and helped us plan the perfect hike to the lighthouse on Nolsoy.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It is a pleasure to welcome you to Hotel Foroyar. No matter whether the purpose of your visit is business or pleasure, having a dinner, spending the night, attending a seminar or a party for 400 guests, we can provide the proper settings. We look forward to making your stay at Hotel Foroyar a pleasant experience worth remembering. We bring back good memories. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Foroyar

Address: Oyggjarvegur 45, Torshavn, Streymoy 100, Faroe Islands
Region: Faroe Islands > Streymoy > Torshavn
Price Range: $177 - $357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Foroyar 4*
Number of rooms: 106
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Also Known As:
Best Western Torshavn
Foroyar Hotel tórshavn
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“If mobility is an issue, request a room on the ground floor as the other floors are only accessible by stairs.”
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“Ask for a view of the water.”
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“Book somewhere else in town”
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“All the rooms have a great view”
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“All the rooms have a view of the grassed roofs and the city below.”
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