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Cebu City, Cebu City, Philippines
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff was really friendly, warm and very personal. Clean rooms, warm people, good food. It's the best place with good customer service so far I've experience in Norway. I would definitely recommend this!

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John Arne M, General Manager at Scandic Karasjok, responded to this review

Thank you very much for a warm and positive review! I am very glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. I am very greatful for you feedback, We are very proud of our friendly staff. I will share this with my colleagues at the hotel. Welcome back on a later trip to our lovely region. John Arne, Scandic Karasjok

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Cozy, small hotel with nice Saame (Lapland) style decoration for creating local atmosphere. Friendly staff. The cherry on the cake was quite abundant breakfast with lots of choices and thoughtful setting. We enjoyed this a lot on our way to Nordkapp!

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John Arne M, General Manager at Scandic Karasjok, responded to this review

Dear Juha, thank you for taking time to give us some feedback. We appriciate your good and warm review. Wish you all best. Best regards., John Arne

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We stayed two nights at this hotel and enjoyed it very much. WiFi worked well. The view from our room was of an evergreen forest. The bedside tables and lamps facilitated night time reading. Room darkening drapes were good to exclude daylight when needed. The tile floor in the bathroom was heated and everything there worked well. The staff members...

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John Arne M, General Manager at Scandic Karasjok, responded to this review

Hi and hello to all of you! Thank you very much for a very good feedback, this means mcuh to us and I will pass all moments in your feedback back to our co-workers. Hopefully you are still on a safe journey, It was very pleasent to meet you! Team Karasjok, wish you all the best! Best regards, John Arne

Reviewed 27 September 2016

Our trip to Lapland was great, couldn't ask for better weather. We had a great stay at karasjok scandic! We did stay at economy room and it was perfect for a backpacker. Clean and well holded bathrooms. Breakfast was the best I've eaten! Very typical Skadinavian breakfast. Highly recommended!

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John Arne M, General Manager at Scandic Karasjok, responded to this review

Dear Henrika, thank you very much for a nice review. We do appriciate your review and it is very good for us to get feedback like this. On the behalf of all team members in Karasjok - thank you for using time to give us feedback. Wish you all the best. Best regards, John Arne

Bruxelles
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The Scandic hotel in Karasjok is located close to the Sapmi museum. The wooden hotel is really nice. The room was clean, very well-equipped with a view on the reindeers enclosure. The staff was very welcoming. The best welcome we had during all our trip in Norway. The breakfast buffet was very nice, with a broad choice of fish, meat...

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John Arne M, General Manager at Scandic Karasjok, responded to this review

Thank yo for a nice and a well written review. We do appriciate your feedback and will use it among our staff to hopefully help us to reach new hights. Hope to see you soon! Best regards, John Arne

Drammen, Norway
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

This is the only hotel of decent international standard in Karasjok, with good sized rooms that seem quite recently renovated. We stayed in the junior suite which had a 55" tv as well as a comfortable 180cm double bed. Stay away from the "economy" rooms though, which while cheap, looks rather miserable. The hotel restaurant serves local dishes in addition...

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John Arne M, General Manager at Scandic Karasjok, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for taking time to give us feedback after your stay. We are trying to have a menu with local courses at the menu at all time. We appreciate your feedback. Thank you very much. best regards John Arne M General Manager

Rovaniemi, Finland
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Very clean and large rooms with everything you really need. Service is polite, but I would have loved I the receptionist had explained the details about restaurant and breakfast without asking her first. Splendid restaurant is located in the garden - do dine there! A very nice stay indeed.

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John Arne M, General Manager at Scandic Karasjok, responded to this review

Thank you for kind words. We really appriciate your feedback. Best regards John Arne M. General Manager

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 29 March 2016

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Tromso, Norway
Reviewed 20 March 2016

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Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

This is a hotel with new rooms, updated bathrooms and nice furniture. The rooms has reindeer themes and connections to the local culture. The negative part with the room was the cleaning of the bathroom, the walls of the shower had lots of hairs from the last guest on them, it was so much that I had to hose down...

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Scandic Karasjok, located in central Karasjok, is a modern hotel with strong elements of Lapp culture and characteristic architecture in the heart of Finnmark. Our hotel offers 88 rooms and if you are planning a meeting, conference or event we can provide venues for up to 110 participants. We have 2 restaurants, Karasjok where a hearty breakfast is served and the Storgammen, a unique Sami restaurant. We also have a modern hotel gym, relax lounge and sauna. As a guest you'll have access to free WiFi. And just beside us, you can find Sapmi Park a lovely place to be and learn about our Sami culture. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scandic Karasjok

Address: Leavnnjageaidnu 49, Karasjok 9730, Norway (Formerly Rica Hotel Karasjok)
Region: Norway > Northern Norway > Finnmark > Karasjok Municipality > Karasjok
Price Range: $100 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Karasjok 3.5*
Number of rooms: 88
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