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Scandic Karlstad City

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Drottninggatan 4, Karlstad 65224, Sweden (Formerly Rica Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fleet, United Kingdom
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107 reviews 107 reviews
23 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Location is great - right in the heart Reception was extremely pleasant and helpful Room is the key point Where the room at the Sollentuna hotel was very small, this one is a lot better Still basic, but feels more spacious Bathroom is a bit strange tho - I found the shower doors (not screen, doors) very peculiar For a... More

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Cuttack
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34 reviews 34 reviews
32 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Scandic Hotel, Karlstad, Sweden (Tel: 46 54 7705500) A good, comfortable, modern hotel with all amenities & facilities for the traveler. It offers free wi-fi, TV, comfortable beds, good bathrooms, good showers, 2 sofas and tables, a desk & chair but no tea/coffee service in rooms. Located very close to the main "walking street" for tourists full of restaurants, shops,... More

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Anki T, Reservationmanager at Scandic Karlstad City, responded to this review

Happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and in Karlstad. Welcome back! More

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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good location for overnight stay. Check in was easy and wifi access good. Within easy walking distance of a range of restaurants. Room 323 was quiet and beds comfortable. Bathroom reasonable size. Room was clean and reasonably modern. a pleasant place to stay.

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Anki T, Reservationmanager at Scandic Karlstad City, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write down your thoughts regarding our hotel. We hope you tried our popular restaurant as well , otherwise we hope you do so the next time you visit us. Hope to see you soon again! More

Asker, Norway
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101 reviews 101 reviews
37 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice hotel for a good price in Karlstad. Clean rooms, very good beds! Healty and good breakfast. Location is great, restaurants, shops etc is right at the doorstep. Parking in the basement. Polite and serviceminded staff. Nice little place to sit outdoor for a drink in the evening.

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We are happy you liked the hotel and the location so good! Hope to see you soon again! More

Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Great hotel with very friendly staff. Room was large and very clean and well appointed. Easy to find in the main shopping area. Great breakfast. Would recommend and will return. Excellent facilities. Nice courtyard

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Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about our hotel. We hope to see you soon again! More

Leiden
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We checked in at the afternoon, all went very well, as we pre booked through booking.com. We checked out the room which was pleasant, not too big, not small either. The bathroom looked rather basic, but everything is there. We had a room at the 5th floor which is really the 3rd, but who's counting... Street side with balcony doors,... More

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Anki T, Reservationmanager at Scandic Karlstad City, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for taking the time to write down your experience at our hotel. It means a lot to us. It seems you visited us at a very busy time. I´m sorry for that and that we didn´t deliver the way we should. We hope to welcome you again if you pass through Karlstad and that we then... More

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Very central, friendly staff, great breakfast. No aircon in rooms which are a little dated. No power sockets beside the beds…never understand that… I need 200 characters for the review so I have type this.

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Anki T, Bokningschef at Scandic Karlstad City, responded to this review

Hi Bruce, Thank you for your comments. Next time you book with us ask for a newly refurbished room. We look forward to welcoming you back. I wish you a nice summer. Kind Regards Anki More

Southern Pines
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Scandic hotels are known for exceptional service and Scandic type rooms. We got the last room in a fully booked hotel in the "new" section of the hotel which was why we had to pay more. The room was dark and oddly made as if they were trying to squeeze as many rooms as they could in a small square... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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147 reviews 147 reviews
51 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

To start with, the location of this hotel is very good. It’s located in the city center at the end of one of the main streets. I arrived to Karlstad by train and it was a five minute walk from the train station to the hotel. The lobby was pretty small with a modern interior. The staff was friendly and... More

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Vi hoppas få välkomna dig tillbaka till oss på Scandic Karlstad City nästa gång du besöker Karlstad! Trevlig Sommar! More

Bangalore, India
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48 reviews 48 reviews
6 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Nice rooms Very spacious Excellent break fast buffet. There were lot of options for veg food seekers like me too. location is pretty good and easy access to all places Staff were very good as well. Overall a wonderful expirience.

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Thank you for taking the time to write down your experience at our hotel. I hope you enjoyed Sweden at this beautiful time of the year. Welcome back! More

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Address: Drottninggatan 4, Karlstad 65224, Sweden (Formerly Rica Hotel)
Location: Sweden > Swedish Lakeland > Varmland County > Karlstad
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Karlstad City 3.5*
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