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    Spitsbergen Hotel

    P.O. Box 500, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
    011 47 79 02 62 00
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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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

    1  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

    1  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

    1  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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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$246 - US$443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 88
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    • Longyearbyen
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    • Spitsbergen Hotel Longyearbyen, Svalbard
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    Gloucsj
    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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    10 August 2016|
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    Response from AnneFrank75 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes in the bathroom
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    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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    Room Tips
    "ask for the rooms with a view on the fjord"
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    "3rd floor quiet at the end, bring eye goggles as the curtains are not dark enough for the 24 hours sunlight."
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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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