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Kviknevegen 8, Balestrand 6899 Norway See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travelled with a tour party and arrived after a 5 hours coach trip from Bergen airport so quite tired and hungry. The room was a standard room with an old bathroom suite which was not pleasant and had a lavatory on a plinth and an...More

2  Thank Wynne J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As you arrive Balestrand via ferry boat, you are greeted by a panoramic view of the Kviknes Hotel, a Victorian fantasy right at the edge of Sognefjord. The 160 year old hotel is a beautiful remnant of the bygone era of grand hotels, where travelers...More

1  Thank BandPBliss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was a real find. We'd stayed in a wonderful apartment in Bergen which was attached to a hotel in the 'Historic Hotels and Restaurants of Norway' book which I'd picked up. This how we found Kviknes Hotel which was so lovely that I...More

1  Thank camval
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has a nice location and a good a la carte diner for FIT’s. It is specialized in groups and less in private travelers. The rooms are old, not well maintained and have a carpet floor. It gives not a fresh impression. The fjord...More

Thank markwygers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay at the Kviknes in Balestrand on the north side of the Sognefjord. Like many of the great old grand hotels housed in more remote areas, it served as a retreat for the wealthy in ages gone by, but today the...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
200
Price range
US$221 - US$306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kviknes Hotel Balestrand
Location
Norway > Western Norway > Sogn og Fjordane > Balestrand
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
200
Price range
US$221 - US$306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kviknes Hotel Balestrand
Location
Norway > Western Norway > Sogn og Fjordane > Balestrand
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Traveller (914)
Room & Suite (184)
Dining (46)
Pool & Beach (4)
Family and Play Areas (10)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (10)
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CarolnRobb
May 8, 2018|
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Response from chrismay27 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the delay in response - just found your query. The hotel does the laundry for you at a cost.
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Trek593786
March 25, 2018|
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Response from Steve A | Reviewed this property |
There are tables for 2 in the dining room and it is on a first come basis, so as the fining times vary due to the trips you take it may be that you have to either get to the restaurant early or late to secure the table The... More
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Ian C
January 30, 2018|
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Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe so.
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Room Tips
"Ask for a room in the historic part of the hotel, not the Annex."
BandPBliss
4 weeks ago
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"Cityview is better than fjord side rooms"
markwygers
4 weeks ago
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"Book a year in advance if you want a room in the old building, definitely fjord view, no elevator in the..."
GlobalCitizen2
4 weeks ago
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"The majority of rooms have great vies of the fjord-make sure you ask for one."
JRM10009
5 weeks ago
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