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Scandic Grand Tromso

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Breakfast was absolutely great! Beds were comfortable and the saff was friendly. Renovation was a bit annoying, but I guess it needed to be done. Also little bit noisy at night, but that is always the same when staying in the city center. I can...More

Thank Juuli R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were meeting a tour at the dock, so stopped into the hotel for an amazing breakfast buffet. Incredible variety including charcuterie, native dishes, multiple types of fish, and classic items. delicious food, and inexpensive, too.

Thank cswalker1515
Response from ResepsjonGrand, Front Desk at Scandic Grand TromsoResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you so much for your feedback, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast buffet! - Elizabeth, Front Desk

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is so well located . The airport express drops just 2 min away . We got a complimentary upgrade since it was my birthday. The room overlooked the sea. Lot of construction was going on in the hotel which bothered us but the workers...More

Thank Balesh73
Response from ResepsjonGrand, Front Desk at Scandic Grand TromsoResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you so much for your feedback and congratulations on your past birthday! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your upgraded room. We must apologise that the construction bothered you during your stay, we do our best to keep the noise...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel has a club on the ground floor, a smelly dark bar that plays music very loudly until the small hours. No sleep at night for us. We are both very tired and have been trying to get an hour or two's sleep in...More

Thank Ray H
Response from ResepsjonGrand, Front Desk at Scandic Grand TromsoResponded 1 week ago

Good Evening, Thank you so much for your feedback on this! We are very sorry to hear about your experience staying with us. When the renovations are done in July 2019, we will have a new and fresh hotel to the best value for our...More

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About
Description
The Rica Grand Hotel enjoys a central location right on Tromso’s main street, closest to the best shopping, the most tasty restaurants, the most overpopulated cafes and the wettest waterholes. The Rica Grand Hotel ...More is your best starting point for visiting Tromso and its colourful inhabitants. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
133
Price range
US$ 97 - US$ 189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Rica Grand Hotel Tromso
Location
Norway > Northern Norway > Troms > Tromso
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Room & Suite (121)
Dining (10)
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Questions & Answers
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Phailee
24 January 2018|
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Response from ResepsjonGrand | Property representative |
Hello, The airport bus does not run 24h, but the schedule it set to fit all flights. Best Regards, Elizabeth Scandic Grand Tromsø
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Kwoksum L
6 February 2017|
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Response from Maria K | Property representative |
We have free coffee and tea in the reception area. If you book a superior extra room or junior suite, you will get free coffe and tea facilities in the room.
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janf1108
6 June 2016|
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Response from Jemdy | Reviewed this property |
Definitely use the Flybussen (airport bus). It is very efficient, runs regularly and stops at various places around the City, including outside the Scandic Grand. The cost is NOK 90, whereas a taxi is around NOK 200.
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"Go elsewhere"
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"Chose the rooms on the side of the street, the others do not have a very good view."
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"there are rooms along the road sides and they have rooms overlooking the square in the middle of the building..."
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"Quiet room away from the elevators"
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