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Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda

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Overview
Oestre Strandgate 74, Kristiansand 4608 Norway See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Heated pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got a very nice room and if I remember correctly I had a balcony. Good service from the reception and nice to be able to by wine to bring to the room. I had breakfast brought to my room . Nice and very centric....More

Thank Kyrre E
Response from Havard S, General Manager at Scandic Kristiansand BystrandaResponded 4 weeks ago

Kyrre E Thank you very much for your very kind review here on TripAdvisor. Welcome back! BR Håvard Solum General manager

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is always a pleasure to stay at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda. The personnel is always very warm and welcoming, and they often bend over backwards to accommodate any request you might have. The location is excellent - very quiet but with the town beach right...More

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Thank tomdrange
Response from Havard S, General Manager at Scandic Kristiansand BystrandaResponded 4 weeks ago

Tomdrange Thank you for the kind feedback. Your feedback will be forwarded to our excellent staff. Thank you. BR Håvard Solum General manager

Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Hi :). This has to be the best Scandic hotell i have ever been to. The rooms was Nice and modern impressive. The hotell was modern really. The Brekfast was Exellent and really tasty. No Wonder you won the Best Brekfast in Agder 2018. Will...More

Thank thechampgaming123
Response from Havard S, General Manager at Scandic Kristiansand BystrandaResponded October 11, 2018

Dear thechampgaming123 Thank you very much for staying with us and for this very, very kind review! I will share your kind words with the rest of our great staff! BR Håvard Solum General manager

Reviewed October 5, 2018

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Reviewed September 27, 2018

Had a visit to this hotel end of April. Booked one night by booking.com and one night directly on the hotel's web site. For the booking.com reservation I was charged 2x. And since I have been tossed between the hotel and booking.com. And no one...More

Thank Birger U
Response from Havard S, General Manager at Scandic Kristiansand BystrandaResponded October 5, 2018

Hello Birger U. I have checked into this matter. It is quite a while since, so it is a bit hard to find all details. But, as far as we can see, we have received payment only for two nights. It was also payed a...More

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Description
Welcome to hotel Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda Our new hotel in Kristiansand, Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda, is the largest hotel in the city and also in Southern Norway. The hotel opened in June More 2013.Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda is located on "Bystranda", Kristiansand's city beach. Only a couple of minutes by foot from the hotel you find the town's main street. From the hotel you have an idyllic view across the Norwegian skerries, from the hotel rooms as well as the restaurant. Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda has something to offer everyone. The hotel forms an integral part of Aquarama, which among its many features includes a water park, a training center and a spa. Our guests use the training facilities for free. Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda has 229 rooms, 814 beds as well as conference capacities for approx 300 people. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Sauna
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
229
Price range
US$125 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Norway > Southern Norway > Vest-Agder > Kristiansand
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
229
Price range
US$125 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Norway > Southern Norway > Vest-Agder > Kristiansand
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Dining (13)
Pool & Beach (2)
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William H
March 27, 2016|
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There is parking in the basement of the hotel. There is a parking fee but I do not have any figures for you
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"Rooms facing the waterfront"
794chrisp794
Jun. 4, 2018
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"Ask for sea view !"
smbjerke
May 11, 2018
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"Best view on the beach side."
birgeru
Apr. 29, 2018
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"Ask for room on higher floors with sea view"
Burbaz
Dec. 3, 2017
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