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Thon Hotel Arendal

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Friergangen 1, Arendal 4802, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Navi Mumbai, India
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I was at Thon on the first week of June. A good reasonable place to stay. Clean hotel rooms, good spread of breakfast. A very friendly and courteous staff. The rooms are a bit noisy specially when the cinema hall next door finishes it show, you can hear reviews of the movie sitting in your room on the 5th floor.... More

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Manager-THA, Manager at Thon Hotel Arendal, responded to this review

Dear guest! We are delighted to see that you enjoyed you stay here at Thon Hotel Arendal. Thank you for great comments. Wishing you a great summer Best regards Erik Riis Jacobsen Manager More

Kristiansand, Norway
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

With a central location, fair price, kind and helpfull staff, new and clean rooms (well equipped), a breakfast that has all you need and even more, Thon hotell Arendal is a good choice when spending a night or two in Arendal. Thank you, i will be back.

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Dear guest! Thank you for your great comments here on tripadviser. We do our best to see that all our guest feel comfortable here at Thon Hotel Arendal. Wishing you a great summer Best regards Erik Riis Jacobsen Manager More

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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We stayed here 1 night after having a rather unpleasant experience at another location in the area. The staff was very welcoming and they offered parking in a garage. The rooms where clean and the size was good. Everything in Arendal was within walking distance.

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Alesund, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

I was in this hotel for a two-night stay, the room was clean and nice. The breakfast was great. The coffee was good. I liked the little "daily special" thing that was there for breakfast. The reception staff was very friendly and nice

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Oslo, Norway
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41 reviews 41 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Thon Arendal is located in the centre of Arendal close to everything you need. There is a friendly and helpfull staff and the rooms are clean. The rooms, at least the most dated ones, have seen better days and the restrooms are very small. The soundproofing is also a bit dissapointing, remember to bring your earplugs if you are a... More

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Walton on Thames
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Central location. Reasonably sized room. Friendly staff. Wi-Fi available. Good buffet breakfast spread. Room rate was NOK 1495 with breakfast included. Clean throughout. Not a grand hotel but a good workmanlike place ideal for a short stay on business. Would use again.

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Brasov, Romania
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

The room (601) was not very large and with an extra bad it seemed quite small, but it was ok for one night. The breakfast was good, the coffee also good and the hotel has, in the lobby, free coffee. I saw a place for kids and when we arrived, they gave us something for our child (a drawing book,... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
29 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Everything about the hotel was very good. Right in the heart of the seaside town. Big airy, spacious rooms. Friendly staff. Wi Fi throughout. Breakfast plentiful. Excellent overall Great value for money and highly recommended.

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Oslo, Norway
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60 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

As most of the Thon hotels, this hotel has a friendly staff and clean and nice rooms. No extravaganza, but perfect for a short stay. The location is very central. The breakfast is generous. This is very good value for money! I'll be back next year.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Two sisters spending one night at Thon Hotel Arendal, and must say it was a nice experience from the time we entered the reception area. The 2 receptionist were cheerful and helpful. The room was nice, the bathroom as well. Street view, and as it was Saturday, the summer night's traffic was there, but not too disturbing. As expected when... More

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Address: Friergangen 1, Arendal 4802, Norway
Location: Norway > Southern Norway > Aust-Agder > Arendal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Thon Hotel Arendal 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
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