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Kongsfjord Gjestehus

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Kongsfjord, 9982, Norway
Kongsfjord Gjestehus

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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, IL
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed two nights while birding in the area in the Gerd room of the Hanna Olaf House. I burst into tears when I had to leave! It was just beautiful, comfortable, and warm. Just as pretty as the pictures and more. We had access to a small kitchen so I could make tea whenever I wished. We watched 6... More 

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Billericay
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Hard to add anything more to the already superlative reviews - all I can say is that they are not lying! The location was stunning but made even more special by Margherita who was holding the fort whilst the owners were unable to be there. Nothing was too much trouble for her and she went the extra mile the whole... More 

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Bembridge
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We had the most wonderful time at Kongsfjord Guesthouse, such a beautiful place. The accommodation was perfect for 2 couples travelling together and it was warm and comfortable. Wonderful food and drink. As for the Owner and her colleagues they could not have been more perfect... had the feeling we had known them forever and they looked after us in... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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96 reviews 96 reviews
29 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

My sister and I have just returned from Norway. We stayed here for a couple of days and wish we could have stayed longer and not wasted time or money going to the next venue in Kirkenes. There was quite a bad storm but our room was cosy, warm and safe. Osa and Marguerita make this place very special indeed.... More 

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MK
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

My sister and I were here for a couple of nights and have never felt so welcome. Asa and Margarita are amazing women and their warmth and the quality of the accommodation made for an unforgettable stay. If you go, make sure you take advantage of the very cosy lounge area upstairs, with tea and coffee on tap, so very... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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119 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights between Christmas and New Year to go scuba diving with king crabs. The room was wonderful and tastefully furnished, with real character. Kongsjford is a tiny place, but is home to some fantastic people. Although the owners were away, I was made to feel amazingly welcome by Margarita (a wonderful lady who works at the... More 

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

Currently in Kirkenes after a wonderful two night stay at the Kongsford Gjestehus. As others have commented, the warmth of welcome from Asa and Margarita, combined with the high quality accommodation, delicious home made food and simply stunning surroundings make this a very special place. Walked for four hours around the peninsula and didn't see another person - just the... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is an incredibly beautiful and peaceful place. The cabins were very comfortable and the hospitality brilliant. A great place to get away from it all and soak up the amazing scenery and wildlife. My visit left me with fantastic memories.

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Beirut
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11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This place is one of the most peaceful places that I've visited. We were there in the middle of winter - a week before Christmas - and we arrived in the village on the bus from Batsfjord not really knowing what to expect. Thrown out of the bus, we were greeted by Trygg who loaded our luggage into the car... More 

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11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We had a very warm welcome here from Asa and Tryggen. Asa very kindly made us a Blotkake when we couldn't find one in Tromso. It was delicious. Our room was spacious being the disabled room on the ground floor of the little house we stayed in. The underfloor heating was amazing and I had to turn it waay down... More 

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