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Vardo Hotel

Kaigata 8, Vardo 9950, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

This hotel houses an excellent restaurant. Fish (kveite), whale (hvalbiff) and entrecôte tasted great and were beautifully presented. Nice views towars the bay. We only dined there, so did not try the rooms or breakfast. Recommend it to all who wants a good restaurant.

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Pieterlen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This hotel is centrally located and right next to the Port. If you are a Hurtigruten fan, this is the ideal place to be as from the rooms you get an excellent view of the boats. The furnitures are not the newest and the bathroom is extremely small, but the room was clean. The breakfast buffet offered a basic selection.... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

Vardo hotel has good location is Vardo. The staff is great and the hotel's restaurant served us a good basic breakfast and also a nice dinner with local specialities. Hotel's WiFi worked well, rooms were tidy and beds were comfortable.

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Chicago, IL
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We are booked into this hotel as a birding base for Hornoya Island and the surrounding areas. While the room we have is huge (Rm. 205) with a couch, a large coffee table, two lounge chairs, a desk, fridge (that you can actually put food in and not crammed with expensive drinks you can't move without buying them as in... More 

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Dudley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Spent 2 nights here in early march, we had a lovely view of the harbour from our room. Staff were very helpful and most accommodating. A constant supply of free coffee, lovely warm rooms and excellent food, their cod with a seafood sauce and vegetables is the best fish dish I have ever tasted anywhere and would definitely recommend.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We recently spent two nights at this hotel. We had a ground floor room overlooking the harbour. The view was great, especially if you are a birder. Food was very good and location excellent for exploring the island of Vardo. Staff were helpful. One minor downside was that the rooms were quite cold despite good heating. The windows seemed drafty?... More 

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Essex
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

Overlooking the harbour, wonderful food beautifully presented, continuously available hot drinks, the most helpful and knowledgeable reception staff, a gem at the far eastern end of the wilds of Norway. The rooms although basic, are spacious and warm, as is the shower - an essential when it's -15C outside! The reception staff (reception is staffed 24/7 as far as we... More 

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suffolk uk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

We visited the hotel with a wildlife group, and were very professionally accommodated. The hotel has a slightly intimidating, barrack-like character to its rooms and entrance, but it was comfortable, and the catering was unexpectedly good.Despite its monopoly the hotel is very good value.

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Bath, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

According to one reviewer it is the remotest hotel in Europe, but he seems to have forgoten that Europe ends at the Urals, (indeed Novya Zemlya is the most Eastern place in Europe). It isn't the coldest either, as Vardo is surrounded by the sea (it is reached by a 3km tunnel) and is surprisingly warm in winter. The nearest... More 

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Thank RomanCitizen
Lisboa
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24 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2011

When there is no choice you must deal with what you have. It is a very simple hotel, with no luxury, but with the confort of a good fireplace where you can get well after arriving from the cold weather. The restaurant is a cafeteria sitle, but the food is acceptable. The emploiees are always trying to solve everything

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