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Scandic Ishavshotel

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Scandic Ishavshotel has a unique location on the quay in the centre of Tromso. It is easy to get to as the bus station is close by and the airport is just 5 km away. Our rooms are of a high international standard and for conferences and events we have rooms in all sizes for 2 - 450 participants. Our restaurant offers a contemporary a la carte menu consisting only of the freshest seafood, fish and local meats all prepared in an original Josper grill featured in our open kitchen. Free WiFi is available in the rooms and public areas.
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Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
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Ocean View
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
106Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
28Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Stayed here for a couple of nights 11th and 12 th of January.The hotel is set in one of the best spots in Tromso right on the waterfront. We were greeted by polite and informative staff who quickly checked us in. The room was small but had everything we needed with a view of
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Washcloths cost extra and not in your room rate according to housekeeping. Found another maid to give us four--two for today and two hidden in our closet under our clothes for the next day. Would you believe that the next maid actually went through our closet/clothes and
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Response from conniehsa, Front Office Manager at Scandic Ishavshotel
Responded 4 days ago
Dear 4101pine, Thank you for the review. We offer extra amenities in our upgraded rooms. (superior rooms, junior suites and master suites). You can easily choose room categories on our web page, and if these thing are important to you, I would recommend you to book an upgraded room for your next visit :-) We do not offer luggage service, but we have a trolley all our guest can use to make it easier to bring up luggage :-)
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All the staff from reception to restaurant, bar and room cleaning made this a memorable stay! The breakfast, wow, there was nothing that wasn’t available, what a selection! The room was clean well proportioned and the bed was super comfy. The bathroom was well appointed! All in
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Response from conniehsa, Front Office Manager at Scandic Ishavshotel
Responded 4 days ago
Dear JillyAM, Thank you for the lovely review :-) It means a lot to us!
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Thank you for the nice stay in your hotel, we had a perfect view from our room. The staff at the bar and the restaurant was very polite and friendly. Only one receptionist left a negative impression as her behavour towards us was very unprofessional, unfortunately.The cleaning
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Response from conniehsa, Front Office Manager at Scandic Ishavshotel
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Travel25844316205, Thank you for the review and feedback :-) I'm glad to see you enjoyed your stay! I'm sorry that one of the receptionist was unprofessional towards you :(
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The Scandic is in a great location on Tromso and the pictures for the hotel make it look worth the premium you can pay. However, the property is showing signs of aging with broken shades in some rooms, floors are worn, and the bathrooms were average. This is equivalent to a
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Response from conniehsa, Front Office Manager at Scandic Ishavshotel
Responded 4 days ago
Dear ewebb02, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback! Hope you had a wonderful time here in Tromsø :-)
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vue de notre chambre sur la cathédrale artique, les bateaux et la baie de Tromso
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We took the bus from the airport to the hotel. The bus is just as easy as the taxi and you can store plenty of suitcases in the storage area. It is like a big tour bus and goes to the hotel stopping at a couple other places in town. It’s easy to find in the airport and you can’t get lost. We never used taxis in the city, we used the public bus system to get around.
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Without any sofa beds/extra beds, the master suites have 1 king size bed. Not possible to book connecting rooms, but of course you can have rooms close to each other.
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Hi! Some of our junior suites have a sea view, and some of them have a city view. :-) What you will get depends on availability. If you want to be guaranteed sea view, you have to book either a superior room or a master suite.
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The Hurtigruten ship that travels from Bergen to Kirkenes in Norway Guarantee’s Northern Lights viewings till February if it helps!
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There are buses that you can get just outside the door.
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"Ask for a room overlooking the pier and the Tromso bridge."
""Bridge view" if you can call it that"
"Nice and big lobby"
"Superior room in a high floor"
"Harbour view"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 149 - US$ 334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
rica ishavshotel hotelrica ishavshotel tromso tromsørica ishavshotel tromso hotel tromsø
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Rica Ishavshotel
LOCATION
NorwayNorthern NorwayTromso
NUMBER OF ROOMS
214
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