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Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 11 February 2015

Stayed here for three nights in early February. Nice and centrally located. We arrived by car and had to rely on street parking, which turned out to be easily accessible. Our room was as expected, with a minibar, a reasonably large TV screen and easily accessible and well-working wifi. Breakfast: Average. Reception: Excellent, plenty of good advice concerning restaurants and...

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Gjovik Municipality, Norway
Reviewed 8 February 2015

The hotel is conveniently located at the heart of the city centre, right by the sea/harbour where the Hurtigruten ship stops, as well as close to the main bus station. It's a tranquil street, right off the pedestrian street (main shopping street). Our rooms were clean and quiet, and the breakfast was fine. The staff was very service-minded and pleasant.

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Reviewed 8 December 2014 via mobile

Overall: 3 Other comments: ok, and ok. Ordinary, no surprises at all. If that's ok, ok. Location: 4 Reception: 3 Room: 4 View: 2 (wrong side) WiFi: 3 Cleanliness: 4 Breakfast: 3 Parking: Service: 3 Additional offers: 3 Price: 3 Price/value: 3

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 29 September 2014

I' ve stayed in several Thon hotels in Norway and this is so far the worst of them. The room was big enough but unfortunately not very clean. The bed was really small and the room was too hot during the night. The breakfast was a disappointment with the poorest selection.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 September 2014

We've stayed there just for a night after late arrival of the Hurtigrouten-ship. The room was OK, a bit shabby. The people at reception were friendly but a bit tired so not concentrated at the beginning. Some kind of kerfuffle. Breakfast was OK.

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Pego, Spain
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Very nice hotel in a very convenient location. While in norway I didn't stay in more Thon hotels, but I think next time I'll repeat in Moré thon hotels, clean and nice rooms. We couldn't have breakfast because we left very early and they let us eat cold food from the buffet. Very good.

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2014

It seems that the quality of hotels in Norway is overall quite poor, but here we also came across a receptionist that was astoundingly incompetent and rude. She was exceptionally rude, for example being extremely annoyed by the question of where is the hotel on the city map or at what time breakfast is served, and completely incapable of answering...

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Turin, Italy
Reviewed 25 July 2014

The hotel has the usual problems of Norwegian hotels, no facilities, no shampoo or shower cap, no A/C and windows which cannot open properly, therefore rooms hot and stuffy. In this hotel there was an extra! Very rude receptionist, unable to give any kind of information and annoyed by questions. The location is very central but of course the town...

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Cheltenham, Australia
Reviewed 23 July 2014

This very basic hotel about 1 km from the hub of Alesund. Staff lacked enthusiasm with general enquiries. Room was basic, but nothing extra supplied ie shower toiletries, tissues or extra toilet rolls not supplied. When asked for soap containers to be refilled nothing eventuated. Room was hot and stuffy, No A/c in most of these hotels so ears plugs...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 29 June 2014

This is an old hotel and the rooms are very bland and lack character but are of a reasonable size. The was no safe in the rooms and no shampoo or tissues are supplied. Only one small bar of soap supplied. No coffee making facilities in the rooms. Breakfast had a good variety and waffles were available in the afternoon....

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thon Hotel Aalesund is a city hotel located in the pedestrian zone in the town center. The hotel is centrally located in walking distance to shops, restaurants, a shopping center and buses to the airport. Thon Hotel Aalesund is the only hotel in town that has a swimming pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thon Hotel Aalesund

Address: Kongens gate 27, Alesund 6002, Norway (Formerly Golden Tulip Rainbow Hotel Noreg)
Region: Norway > Western Norway > More og Romsdal > Alesund
Price Range: $140 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Thon Hotel Aalesund 3.5*
Number of rooms: 101
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Golden Tulip Ålesund
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