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Hamar Hostel Vikingskipet

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Aakersvikveien 24, Hamar 2321, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oslo, Norway
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The rooms may be small but they are very nice and got all the facilities you may need. If you're after a place to sleep and shower this is perfect. The rooms seem new, nice, clean, well planned and got beds with very good mattresses. The services of the reception staff was excellent, but some of the breakfast staff should... More

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Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Our room was in a separate building that faced the building with the lobby and eating area. The room seemed new, and was modern and spotless. It was also TINY. The bed was very comfy, however, the weather was very hot, so the room got really hot. It was the best price for lodging that we could find in Hamar... More

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Durham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

We booked this hostel because we were a party of five with a child and wanted to have an apartment where we could cook (eating out in Norway is massively expensive!) that was near to Hamar. Effectively, this was the only option. We arrived early and were told we couldn't check in until 3pm. There was nowhere for us to... More

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

OK. Room very tiny and I am a solo traveler. There is no where to lay suitcase flat with leaving much room for anything else. Maybe they have larger rooms for families. The room I had was for one adult and another person to sleep on bunk bed top. The mattress was fantastic and I slept great. Internet connection very... More

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

I stayed at the Vikingskipet for one night, arriving almost before the reception closes and leaving early in the morning. I believe it's not the closest location to the centre (I paid NOK 160, a bit more than € 16 for a taxi from the train station), but the hostel itself is more than good. The girl at the reception... More

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Gjovik, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012 via mobile

I stayed at Hamar Hostel Vikingskipet from May 19th to the 20th. I stayed in an apartment in the main building called "løten lys". The apartment has a small seating area, a well equiped kitchen, a large bathroom and a beautiful bedroom. The breakfast the next morning was also very good. The cleanliness was good and the service excellent. I... More

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Oslo
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012 via mobile

Never have I been so happy to sleep in a motel. The room standard is fine - the regular rooms are adequately sized with 2 people staying, with 3 or 4 you'll have to set aside any desires for personal space. The bathrooms are visibly old, but fully functional. For the week we stayed, they had decided to not attempt... More

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Amsterdam
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2010

Very tiny room, probably the smallest I ever stayed in. Bunk beds. Tv. The room was too small for the little table it offered but that was where we could dump our suitcase. Wirelss internet very slow, maybe due to not being acommodated in main building. Outside picnic tables. The reception also had a few tables for meals, a la... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2006

This apartment motel was booked for me by the office for a 3 week trip in Norway. Our group was 8 people and 20 August – 06 Sept 06 (appr. 3 weeks). We arrived late on August 20th without our luggage which were still stuck somewhere in the great beyond of Heathrow (if anyone remembered, it was the Travellers’ Worst... More

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Address: Aakersvikveien 24, Hamar 2321, Norway
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Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Hedmark > Hamar Municipality > Hamar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hamar Hostel Vikingskipet 2*
Number of rooms: 76
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