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    Spitsbergen Hotel

    P.O. Box 500, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
    011 47 79 02 62 00
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    “waffles” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 6 July 2016

    We spent two nights at this hotel, and enjoyed two breakfasts, one lunch and one dinner in the restaurant "Funksjonærmessen". The food was great, and the service during our dinner was excellent. The hotel feels a bit old, and has a lack of charm, even...More

    Thank Pål V
    Reviewed 6 July 2016

    This hotel has very nice public areas because it was once the hotel for executives visiting their coal mine in Longyearbyen. It serves waffles and tea in the afternoon and the restaurant (which we didn't try) looked like it had a good menu. Staff was...More

    Thank scott46
    Reviewed 30 June 2016

    I will first apologise for having to write this negatively loaded report.. Having stayed at this hotel around 25 years ago I thought I'd go back to the same place. To be honest things haven't changed to much in the building in the intervening years....More

    Thank Randal M
    Reviewed 27 June 2016

    We found this hotel to be very welcoming! Most things are Svalbard are expensive but we thought this hotel was good value for money. The rooms were clean and spacious, the showers were great, and the common areas of the hotel were perfect for relaxing...More

    Thank Diane C
    Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

    I loved everything about Svalbard including this hotel. It was once the place where the mining bosses stayed when Svalbard was only a mining town. I guess that is why it has the best views. It's up a hill but Longyearbyn is so small you...More

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    • Restaurant
    • 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
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Minibar
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$179 - US$382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 88
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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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    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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