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Hotell Bjorken

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lasarettsbacken 10, Umea 907 19 , Sweden
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Ranked #13 of 16 Hotels in Umea
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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Garden City, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are two adults and two kids. Excellent room apartment-alike. Very good beds and bathroom. Private area from hotel. Very good breakfast like a brunch. Parking included. Lovely front-end. Everything worked very well there.

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Koper, Slovenia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Outdated, simple sofa bed, bed both oudated, kichenett out of order setisfied breakfast continental with everything to choose. Deacent for one night and 100€. I would stay againg. I would propose sodexo to invest a euro in better cleaning and mantainance.

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Antrim, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Stayed here 4 nights; reception staff accommodating and friendly. Venue is very convenient to hospital and university and about 25 minutes brisk walk to city centre - access to free cycles on a 'first come- first served free-of-charge' arrangement. Only had breakfast at hotel however it was good, with a range of foods typical of a 'conventional' continental breakfast. Had... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for one night during work exchange. Had 4 nights in hotel Pillen but sadly they didn't have room for my final night. Hotel Bjorken is quite dated and could benefit from some TLC. No kettle in room, single room small and sparse. Bathroom is poor- like bring in hospital, not a hotel. Just checked and could have got... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Ok standard if you´re not too picky. Cupboard quite small. Small fridge in the room. Sauna and small gym included. Breakfast is absolutely ok. Good for people who need to be close to the hospital, otherwise quite far from the center of the town.

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Murmansk, Russia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

Very, very strange hotel. The first time we meet such a service ... We arrived late at night, have long been on the road, we were exhausted and very tired. The room did not have a kettle, no mini bar, no cooler in the lobby, there was no place to drink water, even for the money (at the reception said:... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2008

Very clean, nicely decorated rooms and helpful staff. Close to the University, town and the excellent Vasterbotten Museum and the open air museum at Gammlia. Also good for walks along the river and around the forest-fringed lake to the east. Breakfast is also very good, better at weekends when the majority of residents, who are patients at the nearby Norrland... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2006

Hotell Björken is on Umeå University campus, so you're probably most likely to stay here if you're participating in some university event and the university books you in here. It's one of those spartan Scandinavian hotels, where a single room means a single bed and the bathroom has the necessities and nothing more, not even an extra towel. Everything you... More 

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Address: Lasarettsbacken 10, Umea 907 19 , Sweden
Location: Sweden > Vasterbotten County > Umea
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotell Bjorken 3*
Number of rooms: 193
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