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Spitsbergen Hotel

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4.0
6 reviews
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Free Wifi
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4 Mar5 Mar
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Hotel is quite nice and clean. The breakfast is very well stocked and delicious and their bar has pretty decent prices (for the area) making it a great place to have a beer and a burger after a long day of exploring or hiking.

Thank bandazagorath
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just arrived home after a 3 night stay at this lovely hotel. Now known as Funken Lodge when we booked it was still known as the Spitsbergen hotel and we chose it due to the views provided by the location. Luckily for us it has...More

Thank glosbloke
Response from Hurtigruten S, Reception at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 5 days ago

Good evening, This was truly a pleasure to read this feedback. Unfortunately the northern lights can not be turned on by a switch in the backoffice, so I am so happy to hear that you had the honor to see them from your bedroom window!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

As I understand it, this hotel reopened on Feb 1, 2018, under the namne "Funken Lodge". Totally refurbished and chic, but sometimes I wondered, where ever in the world was I. Perfect, but lacked that important ingredient called charm. I stayed for 4 nights in...More

Thank AggieOne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel has such a warmth and charm to it, it feels old worldly. Travelling solo, my room was so cosy (in a warm cuddle way, not cramping my style!). From the comfy chair by the window to the complimentary afternoon waffles, this hotel knows...More

Thank GGHolidayQueen
Response from Hurtigruten S, Reception at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 5 days ago

Hello, This made me so happy to read! You have truly captured what Spitsbergen Hotel tried to create for their guests - right down to the waffels. We have now renovated our hotel and if it is even possible - the veiw from the restaurant...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During a trip to the arctic we need to stay two diferent night ins Spitsbergen the first we stay at the Raddission and we were really disappointed except for the restaurant that has an interesting arctic menu, but the last day after our Cruise we...More

Thank Jose Juan G
Response from Hurtigruten S, Reception at Spitsbergen HotelResponded 5 days ago

Hello Jose, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our two hotels! Hope you enjoyed your time here in Svalbard and that you brought some great memories with you back home! Spitsbergen hotel has now changed its name to Funken Lodge...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
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Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$289 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$289 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Gloucsj
1 February 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
10 August 2016|
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Response from AnneFrank75 | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the bathroom
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scott46
19 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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