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Scandic Svolvaer

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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good42%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“small balcony”(6 reviews)
“no elevator”(4 reviews)
“breakfast room”(6 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Private Balcony
Room Service
3 Star Hotel
Scandic Svolvaer located on its own island in the middle of the harbour in Svolvaer, the capital of Lofoten, is excellent for recreation, activities and holidays. Our hotel offers 146 rooms with sea view, balcony or both and if you are planning a meeting, conference or event we can...
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Location and contact
Lamholmen, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
4.3 km to Helle Airport
23 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewssmall balconyno elevatorbreakfast roomgreat viewcoach partiessmall islandsnowy mountainsdifferent optionsevery eveningporkcentre of townperfect locationdefinitely stay here againferry terminalstaff was friendly and helpfulfresh fruitroom upstairs
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A well-located hotel with a nice view. The room was clean and comfortable. The breakfast was a chaos. There was not enough space for all the people having breakfast at the same time. The restaurant cuisine was awful. The dishes were fast-food level but the...More

Thank sinache
Response from GunhildEL, General Manager at Scandic SvolvaerResponded 2 days ago

Dear sinache, Thank you for your feedback and review. Your comments are valuable for our furhter work. Wish you a great day. Best regards, Gunhild

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After one week on the Lofoten Islands this is the third hotel we stay and the worse by far. In the small room only one of us can move while the other is waiting on the side. No towel for feet. No slippers. No place...More

Thank Cantoniad
Response from GunhildEL, General Manager at Scandic SvolvaerResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Cantoniad, I`m sorry to read your review, but thank you for giving us your feedback. All feedback is valuable for us, we can`t be better without. Wish you a great day and summer. Best regards, Gunhild

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great staff, central location to the waterfront and amazing breakfast! After a long day of hiking and driving, we showed up dirty and exhausted. The staff provided a free upgrade to our room which had a great view of the ferry terminal and the waterfront....More

Thank msmary33
Response from GunhildEL, General Manager at Scandic SvolvaerResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow msmary33, Thank you for a great and nice review. So glad to hear that you liked your stay here with us. Wish you a great day and summer. Best regards, Gunhild

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Scandic brand has a predictable standard across their properties, so we knew what to expect.... except this property has the name but not the room standard. First the good: 1. The location is great 2. The view from your own private deck over the water...More

Thank TheBestCook
Response from GunhildEL, General Manager at Scandic SvolvaerResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you TheBestCook for your comments and review. We take with us your comments in our further work in becoming better. Wish you a great summer.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easy level walk of a few hundred metres from the Hurtigruten wharf and plentiful parking out front for our car the next day. Breakfast dining areas very pleasant looking over the harbour. Our room was comfortable but small ,quiet and clean with a smallish window(in...More

Thank BJbelmont
Response from GunhildEL, General Manager at Scandic SvolvaerResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear BJbelmont, Thank you for a nice review. We are sorry for the refurbishment in the corridors, we will be fiinish with that work during this week. Hopefully it will be better then. Wish you a great day and hope to see you again another...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
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US$132 - US$347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$132 - US$347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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zandoomena
17 September 2015|
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Response from Anna-Lena M | Property representative |
Hi.Yes our hotel is very close to the hurigrute terminal. 10 min walk or 3 min in a taxi. If you have a late arrival just give us a call/email and we will hold the room for you. The recepion is open 24 hours.
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March-Fourth
20 March 2015|
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Response from jon w | Reviewed this property |
I believe there were separate beds in the room I stayed in; common in Europe is 2 singles put together and can be separated. I am sure there are different configurations. Give them a call or email. They answered a question I... More
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"upper floor"
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"Ask for seaview"
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"nice location with very good breakfast and beds."
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"First floor beside the sea !"
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