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Skansen Hotell

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Storgata 105, Tromso 9008, Norway
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Ranked #16 of 17 Hotels in Tromso
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Turin, Italy
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62 reviews 62 reviews
40 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel's location is very good, just a few minutes walk from the center and the main attractions in Tromso. Our room was nice, with free, fast Wi-Fi. The reception closes at 23, therefore be sure to inform them in advance in case you need a late check-in. The staff was nice, helpful, and professional. Breakfast was ok, but nothing... More

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London
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83 reviews 83 reviews
51 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Tromso, the Paris of the north, is undergoing a huge transformation since my first visit almost 4 years ago. New hotels, lots more tourists all on the back of the Aurora Borealis and the other brilliant adventures to be had in this lovely city.So does the hotel really matter, when the action is outside? Yes, but the great news is... More

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Oslo, Norway
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

As many others, we went to tromsø for the aurora borealis.. Browsed a lot of hotels, some cheaper and some more expensive. This hotel is about a 10 min walk from where the airport bus stops, but still very close to everything.. Just around the corner, we found a super cool bar named Perez. The main walking street is 3... More

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London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We stayed here on a trip to see the aurora. I booked with a little trepidation as some of the reviews of this hotel are quite scathing, but in reality, it is what it is advertised to be, a 3 star hotel. Having stayed in other 3 star Norwegian hotels, this was no different. A basic hotel, not glitzy, not... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We recently stayed here and were quite pleased. The staff is fairly detached but is helpful when you ask. The floors and rooms have a cruise ship feel to them. The rooms are big enough but a little small. The beds are quite small but extremely comfortable!! Slept like a log. The bathrooms have heated floors, which is nice to... More

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Horsham, Sussex
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This is a really good budget hotel just 2-3 minutes from the town centre. We had a view over the water to the Ice Cathedra and Kristina and the other staff could not have been more welcoming or helpful. We were in Tromso to see the Northern Lights and this hotel (and the great fares from Gatwick with Norwegian) made... More

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Israel
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Small hotel located at the ascent of one of Tromso's main and nicest streets. The building integrates well with the other buildings in the area, and this is a plus in my opinion. Public areas of the hotel are cozy, and even the room was O.K. at first glance, but then came the second.... The room where I stayed, on... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

I stayed one night there in Skansen Hotell. I'd say I was really happy about the place where it is situated. Its almost like in the center of Tromso city and its much easier to go any place from the hotel. Also I feel the price also comparatively cheap with good facility. They have very friendly staff too. It'd be... More

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Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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56 reviews 56 reviews
17 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

I went to this hotel on Tuesday 27 August 13 of this week on the off chance that they might just have a room. They did, and it was such good value for money I booked a second night for Thursday.29 August. The rooms were very clean and at around 850k per night including a good quality breakfast I felt... More

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Bangalore, India
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

The hotel is clean and tidy to european standard with small room for 3 bed occupancy but a great view from room to Ship yard,hills afar with distance cable car way seen from uncleaned glass window,obstructing the clear view. As the glass window panes are fixed to prevent heat loss from room the difficulty in cleaning glass panes outside is... More

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Address: Storgata 105, Tromso 9008, Norway
Location: Norway > Northern Norway > Troms > Tromso
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Skansen Hotell 3*
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