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    Spitsbergen Hotel

    P.O. Box 500, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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          Reviewed 2 March 2017

          Stayed here for three nights. Really friendly and helpful staff. Rooms could do with a refurb as very dated, but for three days it was ok. We did have a broken lock on our window so window kept opening which isn't good when it's minus...More

          Thank Gloucsj
          Response from Hurtigruten S, Marketing Coordinator at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 24 March 2017

          Hi Gloucsj, and thanks for your informative feedback. We will check out the windows, and make sure it gets fixed now or soon when we will do some refurbishment. Anne

          Reviewed 26 December 2016

          It's a bit of a walk into town but it is more then worth it! The staff is super nice and helpful. The free internet in the lobby is a nice thing to have. There was free coffee and tea all day long and in...More

          Thank meyouusthemnow
          Response from Hurtigruten S, Marketing Coordinator at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 10 February 2017

          Thank you for your nice review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit in the Arctic, and your stay at Spitsbergen Hotel, a hotel with a lot of history and a lovely view! Anne

          Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

          The hotel is nice and pleasurable, beautifully located on a hill with a view over Longyearbyen (only a 10-15 minute walk to the town centre). We really enjoyed the cosy feeling in Funken (the hotel bar) and we also enjoyed the food, both dinner and...More

          Thank Anders S
          Response from Spitsbergen T, Resepsjonssjef at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 22 November 2016

          Thank you for taking the time to write to us regarding your recent stay at the hotel. Our restaurant was recently awarded a listing in the Scandinavian White Guide so we are happy to hear that the food prepared for breakfast and for dinner met...More

          Reviewed 9 November 2016

          This hotel at the top of the hill is great! It is a traditional building but will all the modern-day comforts that you could want. Don’t be put off by the hill. A walk from one end of town to the other takes 10 –...More

          Thank RuthandNick09
          Response from Spitsbergen T, Resepsjonssjef at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 22 November 2016

          Many thanks for your lovely review Ruth and Nick, it's fantastic to hear that our traditional hotel met with your expectations and that you appreciated the stunning views the elevated location affords. We do endeavour to maintain a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere for all our...More

          Reviewed 5 November 2016

          Went there in January(dark season) with my girlfriend. We were upgraded at no additional cost from Coalminer's cabins due to Coalminers being closed for the season, so we got a very good price. First thing you notice when you get into the hotel, is the...More

          Thank sifpilsen
          Response from Spitsbergen T, Resepsjonssjef at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 16 November 2016

          'Fantastic review of the top of the world', thank you for writing to let us know what you both thought of your stay here during the Polar night. So many great tips for future guests, though we do of course hope to be able to...More

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          • Breakfast included
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • Breakfast included
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          • US$199 - US$280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Gloucsj
          I'm due to be staying in the Spitsbergen Hotel at the end of February, is the hotel open as there's been no reviews since December? Also I believe there was supposed to be a refurbishment has that been completed? Any photos?
          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
          Hi I'd like to know if the rooms have hair dryers?
          10 August 2016|
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          Response from AnneFrank75 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes in the bathroom
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          scott46
          We will be disembarking from a ship, with luggage in June, and wonder if there is taxi service from the dock to the Spitsbergen Hotel.
          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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          "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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