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Scandic Olympic

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Strandbygade 3, Esbjerg 6700, Denmark (Formerly Scandic Olympic Esbjerg City)
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Ranked #4 of 8 hotels in Esbjerg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014
Reinholdt Copenhagen, Denmark
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Trondheim, Norway
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

Starting with the positives: good location and comfortable bed. The negatives though, where to begin? The service in the bar and restaurant was more akin to a busy cafe, i.e. Slow and inefficient. I lost count of the number of mistakes the staff made as I ate my very average steak. At one point, there were four staff behind the... More

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HelleT298, Front Office Manager at Scandic Olympic, responded to this review

First of all, thank you for the comment here at Tripadvisor. Our guest comments is important to us, to secure a continued development of our product. I am sorry to hear that we did not live up to your expectations in our restaurant. Your comments will be handed over to our restaurant manager and he will take action on this... More

Copenhagen, Denmark
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

If you are visiting Esbjerg, this hotel is vey well positioned. It’s a classic Scandic Hotel, so it’s quite modern and clean and if you get a room with a view (overlooking the harbor), you will love the sunset. But don’t expect a small boutique hotel with a lot of coziness. This is a classic convenient business hotel.

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HelleT298, Front Office Manager at Scandic Olympic, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We are please that you took the time to review our hotel. We are proud of the view from our rooms and the sunset. The view from the city side is also quite stunning. Wish you a great summer. Best regards Helle Tingberg Front office manager More

Muscat, Oman
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We stayed in this hotel as our final leg of europe tour, The hotel is centrally locationed within walking distance to down town, The hotel faces the port and is a beautiful scenary from the top floors to view the sea and the port. The rooms are spacious and comfortable for all business travellors. You might find the rooms very... More

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HelleT298, Front Office Manager at Scandic Olympic, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you for the positive rewiev of our hotel. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you back in Esbjerg another time. More

Norwich, U.K.
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59 reviews 59 reviews
26 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

We have just spent two nights in the hotel as part of a DFDS Seaways city break from Harwich (ferry finishing in September - boo-hoo) and found the hotel to be very convenient for both the harbour and the town centre. Both in easy walking distance as is the local rail station. Very friendly greeting by staff on reception and... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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91 reviews 91 reviews
23 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Stayed here for 1 night as part of a package with DFDS Seaways. The hotel is well located about 5 minutes walk from the ferry terminal and about 5 minutes away from the main shopping street of Esjberg. The rooms are in need of an upgrade and very basic and the bathroom is a bit tatty but the view from... More

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Bergen, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

The room I had was fine, that said, I did have an upgraded room. The room in my opinion was a little small, however I was at work most of the day, so I didn't spend much time in the room. I got back from work at 2100 and the restaurant was already closed, which is quite a disappointment. The... More

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Oslo, Norway
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

Just don't get the Superior-something room. I paid a lot of money for that room (just for the coffee machine) and I didn't get it. They said it's just the water heater included in the price, not the coffee. :) Funny thing is, when I checked-in there was coffee in the room...you'll be the judge of that. For the difference... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Business people focused hotel (certainly mid week) Rooms functional, remined me on a UK travel lodge, but I was on 6th floor so rooms may differ There is a small shop besside the reception and a fully functional bar and resturant (but no guests were visable) Reception staff very attentive For a mid week business visit this hotel was fine

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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104 reviews 104 reviews
24 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Stayed 4 nights on business. Was told at reception that there were upgraded rooms and standard rooms. You guessed it I got a standard one. Certainly in need of a make over. The shower room especially with its shelf above the sink just waiting to knock you out when washing. Internet access in the room was poor with connection continually... More

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Stavanger, Norway
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I stayed for one night, and my stay was business related. The reception staff are quite welcoming, smiling and helpful. I checked in late, but that didn't cause any problems at all. On my previous stay I also had a meal in the restaurant next to the reception and chose to eat from the buffet being served. The selection, presentation... More

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Address: Strandbygade 3, Esbjerg 6700, Denmark (Formerly Scandic Olympic Esbjerg City)
Location: Denmark > Jutland > South Jutland > Esbjerg Municipality > Esbjerg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Olympic 3.5*
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