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Gaustablikk Hoyfjellshotell

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Kvitaavatnvegen 372, Rjukan 3660, Norway
+47 35 09 14 22
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Kristiansand, Norway
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165 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Summer or winter, this is where you start exploring the neighbourhood if you like downhill skiing or mountain hiking. Prepare for a late breakfast, they open at 7:30, so I wouldn't choose this hotel for business trip. Plenty of free parking outside, small but cosy rooms inside - with a view to Gaustatoppen if you are lucky. I had a... More 

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Oslo
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156 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a typical conference hotel overlooking "Gaustablikk" one of the popular mountains in Telemark region of Norway. Gaustablikk is popular during summer for a trip up or during winter for wonderful skiing opportunities. The hotel is kept clean and nice. The people working there are friendly and professional. Food in the restaurant is good. I stayed here during a... More 

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

Excellent service, helpful receptionists, clean rooms with exceptional view! Nice modern hall and well equipped conference rooms.

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Hong Kong, China
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60 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed two days in August. Receptionist was very friendly. The room has a good view of Gaustatoppen and the lake. Room was not big, but there are a lot of sitting places near the restaurant to enjoy the scene either indoor or outdoor. The scenes from the sitting areas and the restaurant are simply great. We were particularly impressed... More 

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Notodden Municipality, Norway
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122 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Nice modern furniture and new lamps from last time I was there! Good kitchen as well! The mountain Gausta is as always impressive.

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Thank BF M
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Great location, friendly staff, lovely building (smart update of original interior design, -retro cool). Food is ok/average while breakfast buffet is really good. Had a super pleasant stay and we actually agreed to go to Gaustablikk and its hotel every time we're going skiing with the family :)

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Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We were stupid enough, again, to have dinner at this hotel. We made our decision based on the fact that they were doing the buffet dinner, instead of the three-course dinners we have decided to avoid like the plague based on earlier experience. Earlier buffets have been OK. This buffet was disgusting, cold cuts straight from their vacuum packs, compressed... More 

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Kerrville, Texas
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73 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2014

The buffet is expensive, and really not worth the money. We had a late booking, and many dishes were already picked over. It's OK, but there are few alternatives without driving to Rjukan.

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Norway
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2014 via mobile

I was there for the winter holiday at this great location. The staff is friendly, although the hotel itself is very 70's and need upgrading as others have pointed out. The room was ok, and the tiny bathroom was refurbished to modern standards. We were disappointed about the pool area, the water was plainly filthy and opaque and too cold... More 

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Oak Ridge, New Jersey
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934 reviews
401 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 723 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2013

We decided to reserve breakfast here as it was the most convenient for our morning plans, and the price was reasonable. The dining room is nice, and our server was pleasant and attentive. The food was very good, with a great selection. Basically, they might have gotten an Excellent if not for one problem. As I went to get juice,... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 25
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kvitaavatnvegen 372, Rjukan 3660, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Telemark  >  Tinn Municipality  >  Rjukan
  • Phone Number: +47 35 09 14 22

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?