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Scandic Hotel Opalen

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Engelbrektsgatan 73, Gothenburg 402 23, Sweden
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Ranked #42 of 66 Hotels in Gothenburg
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars NEW

Nice enough hotel. Company apparantly booked me in here, when I checked in they didn't have a booking but did ll they could to get me a room and take care of things. Rooms ar the usual minimalist Scandinavian which is fine. Safe and a kettle in room that I had. Large single bed. Very comfortable and quiet. Ate in... More 

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West Dundee, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location where you can walk to lots of sites. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The extensive breakfast buffet was included and had a lot of items. Rooms were clean and nice. We would definitely use this hotel again.

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Umea, Sweden
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121 reviews 121 reviews
23 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

When we travel in Scandinavia, we always stay at a Scandic hotel because we know that they offer a good quality for the money. They also have quite good handicap rooms, although it is some times difficult to wash your hands when you are in a wheelchair. Scandic got quite a few hotels in Gothenburg and Opalen is one of... More 

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Fredrikstad
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The hotell has a very good location. Near to shopping restaurants and If you would like to se a hockey game or visit Liseberg. We stayed in a room on the 12 floor. The view was excellent. The whole wall was made of glass. We could se the whole city. The bed was very good. And the best it was... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I clome back here every August! Good serviceminded staff that always do their best, good rooms (a bit small) with very comfy beds and I love the breakfast! They even have pancakes! So Great! :)..........

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Hotel Scandic Opalen in Gothenborg was very good in all ways. Thank You! Close to Scandinavium. Close to train. Close to citycenter. Nice reception. Nice bar. Very good breakfast. Overall a very good visit!

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Kungsbacka, Hallands Län, Sweden
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70 reviews 70 reviews
28 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

All Scandic hotels have very high standard and excellent front desk service, Opalen does not fail. Breakfast is extensive and regular fine Scandic standard. Good, large and quiet rooms. This is a good hotel for visiting the exhibition center or Scandinavium sport arena, just a few hundred meters away. The only thing I miss is more parking spaces, especially when... More 

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Ida L, Manager at Scandic Hotel Opalen, responded to this review
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Hej, Vad härligt att du hade en bra vistelse hos oss här på Opalen, det är viktigt för oss! Tack... More 

Austin, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Hotel provided a very comfortable, well appointed room, with floor to ceiling windows that afforded outstanding views of the city (9th floor). Morning breakfast was abundant and the coffee and fruit bowl on the mezzanine level was welcome by us early risers. Hotel staff was very friendly, bi-lingual and efficient. Late check-out was cheerfully granted (by Robert!) and checkin/check out... More 

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Ida L, Manager at Scandic Hotel Opalen, responded to this review

Hey, Thank you so very much for the wonderful review and your kind words regarding our staff and hotel. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you got to see and enjoy our city. I do hope that you will come back to us another time. I wish you a fantastic new... More 

Solvesborg, Sweden
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night. I was lucky to get one of the few parking spots of the hotel on the back side. The room was good, especially on the back side you don't get too much street noise (7th floor). Good bed, the pillow a bit soft, but there were plenty of spares. The bathroom looks a little old, but... More 

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Malin W, Guest Relations at Scandic Hotel Opalen, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. I am very happy to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us and that the staff took very good care of you. I hope that you bought a lottery ticket when you got one of the soaces in the back because you... More 

Drexel Hill, PA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

After staying for 4 nights on the 7th floor in a one bedroom, I felt like I was at a youth hostel. The room was very small and the bathroom was very akward. But the most important fact is that after sleeping on the bed, both my wife and I felt very itchy as if something was bitting us. We... More 

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Malin W, Guest Relations at Scandic Hotel Opalen, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking your time to write a review about your stay with us. I am very sorry to hear that you got an allergic reaction from the laundry detergent used on our sheets. I can understand that the room was a little to small for you when stayig for several nights, if you happen to pass... More 

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Address: Engelbrektsgatan 73, Gothenburg 402 23, Sweden
Location: Sweden > West Coast > Vastra Gotaland County > Gothenburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Scandic Hotel Opalen 4*
Number of rooms: 353
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Also Known As:
Scandic Hotel Gothenburg
Hotel Style:
#24 Business Hotel in Gothenburg
#25 Luxury Hotel in Gothenburg

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