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Rye, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived mid afternoon and greeted by really friendly reception staff,who offered us a choice of room (road side or quieter room at the back) we took the latter. The room was very small with little space to hang up clothing etc which was the only down side as the bathroom was excellent. It was cleaned daily . the only...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In May 2016, I planned to have daily excursion to visit Flam Village by bus, train and boat. This hotel provided me everything i need, including tasty seafood breakfast, buses shelter within walking distance and near to the railway station

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Dear AchmadDjauhari Thank you for taking the time to write this excellent review. I really do appreciate it! Hope to see you here again. Regards, Lene Mjeldheim Act. General Manager

Costa Rei, Italy
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Nice hotel, really easy to reach from the airport and just 5 minutes distant from city center. The bed was extremely comfortable even though the room was basic category I suppose. I asked for a better room but nothing was available unfortunately. Stayed for 3 nights, had an amazing breakfasts everyday. In case I'll ever go back to Bergen i...

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Dear Gianmarco M Thank you for the great review and rating of our hotel, I really appreciate it. Hope to see you here again! Best regards Lene Mjeldheim Act. General Manager

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in the city. You can reach this hotel by bus. This hotel also near train station so you can walk to the train station. Room is not big but modern, cozy and clean. You should take breakfast in this hotel. They have good food especially salmon. Their salmon is so fresh and delicious. If you only have...

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Dear irma_01. Thank you so much for this great review and rating! I wish you a happy new year and hope to see you here again. Best regards Lene Mjeldheim Act. General Manager

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We went to this hotel last summer from August 4th to August 9h. Even though the room was clean, but too small for two people, and quiet. The breakfast was good enough to say that it is worth it to come for a short stay in Bergen. Also the location was perfect. Really close to the Bus and Train Station...

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Dear Roberto C. Thank you for the review after your stay with us. We have many different room types, from Economy to Suites. I can recommend our Superior rooms, which are newly renovated and quite spacious. Hope to see you here again! Kind regards Lene Mjeldheim Act. General Manager

Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 15 December 2016

All Rica hotels became Scandic a year or two ago, including this one. As far as I can remember, the name "Byparken" is also a novelty (and I'm not sure which park it refers to). I have stayed here several times when it was a Rica hotel, but it's been two or three years since my last stay. The reception...

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Dear Arvehj. Thank you for taking the time to write this review, I really appreciate it. The name actually refers to the park with the pavilion between Festplassen and Ole Bull's Plass, just 50 meters from the hotel. The park is the core of a central axis in Bergen city, which goes from the Public Library to the National Theatre....

Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 29 November 2016

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Madrid
Reviewed 21 November 2016

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

I had a decent room, not very big, with little place for storage, facing an internal wall, but the bed was very good, the location in Bergen excellent, and the breakfast almost sublime! This, of course, is an european style breakfast, with the norwegian touch: a buffet, with a lot of cold plates. Sure, there is the eggs and bacon,...

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Dear Michel L Thank you so much for this great review and rating of our hotel, we all appreciate it very much. Hope to see you here again! Kind regards Lene Mjeldheim Act. General Manager

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Good location with an easy, friendly check in. The room was clean and comfortable but the stand out was definitely the buffet breakfast. There were so many options to choose from and the smoothie shots were fantastic although would have been more enjoyable with some ice. Overall a great stay

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Dear J-Europe Thank you so much for the nice review, I really appreciate it! Hope to see you here again. Best regards Lene Mjeldheim Act. General Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Scandic Byparken (formerly Rica Hotel Bergen) is centrally located in the heart of charming Bergen, near to the bus station, railway station and city sights. Our hotel restaurant serves a generous breakfast, as well as lunch and dinner on request. We also have a nice lobby bar which is a great place to relax and have a freshly brewed cup of coffee. If you're planning a meeting, conference or event, we can provide flexible facilities for up to 80 participants. Parking is available close by for guests arriving by car. Free WiFi is available in all our rooms and public areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scandic Byparken

Address: Christiesgate 5-7, Bergen 5808, Norway (Formerly Rica Travel Hotel Bergen)
Region: Norway > Western Norway > Hordaland > Bergen > Sentrum
Price Range: ₹ 7,309 - ₹ 16,833 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Byparken 3.5*
Number of rooms: 144
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Also Known As:
Rica Travel Bergen
Bergen Rica Travel Hotel
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Bergen
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“We went for cheapest but would advise next step up as our room was very small”
 of 5 bubbles peter1958555, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you visit Bergen city, I would recommend you to stay at this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles AchmadDjauhari, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upgrade to the bigger rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles Edokon, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid lower floors - street noise can be disturbing.”
 of 5 bubbles TinaAthens, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room not facing the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles Tai_CW, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
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