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Scandic Rock City

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Sverres gate 35, Namsos 7800, Norway (Formerly Rica Rock City Hotels)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014
Christian T Hokksund, Norway
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oslo
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34 reviews 34 reviews
32 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First I would like to say that this hotel is really not a bad hotel, the reason I give it only two stars is because the room price is like a price for a luxury hotel - which this hotel is not. I came into the reception and asked for a room. They said that a single room cost 1... More 

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Terje L, Daglig leder at Scandic Rock City, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your replay regarding your visit in Namsos. First of all I am sorry to see that the service and information you got regarding your stay is not as we like to be. Most of the hotels in Norway operate with dynamic price levels witch means higher prices on popular periods or lower prices during low... More 

Hokksund, Norway
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Cool consept. Lived in the Terje Tysland room. A bit freaky him staring at me the whole night 😆 I arrived Sunday at 1900 and to my big disappointment there was nobody in the restaurant.... Nice rooms. New, good standard. Not the biggest rooms but farly good.

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Terje L, Daglig leder at Scandic Rock City, responded to this review

Thank you for your replay regarding your visit in Namsos. Our restaurant is unfortunatly closed on Sunday, but after the rebranding to Scandic we can now offer some salads, baguets or wrap for a light meal. Otherwise you will find diningplaces near by the hotel. As you might know Terje Tysland is one of 6 artists we have in our... More 

Brekstad, Norway
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Nice and clean room. I was lucky, I had sea view and could overlook Namsenfjord. During my stay the weather was beautiful so everything was optimal. Very good breakfast and a restaurant that also offered small meals at night. The welcome reseption was cosy with frendly atmosphere and deskoperaters. Standard sized room with minibar, but no contents. No coffeepot or... More 

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Gol, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Great hotel with good location and excellent service. Fun with the rock theme. The restaurant though, was expensive and not at all good enough. Very wannabe, but not being... When the menu consist of three single courses only, and the pricing is in upper level, the atmosphere and the waiter is high class, and the food is served on fancy... More 

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Terje L, General Manager at Scandic Rock City, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your stay at Rica Rock City Hotel. Unfortunately we were not able to deliver good enough variety and quality of our food at our restaurant when you visiting us this summer. We work every day to improve and we appreciate this feedback so that we can make necessary adjustments. More 

Oslo, Norway
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Nice, new and modern hotel with great location. Nice view to the ocean from the restaurant where the breakfast was great. Friendly staff, good service and easy parking with modern rooms. Really nothing to complain about, and a very good experience.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights here and spent them in 2 separate deluxe rooms. First room was the best seeing it was facing the sea and gave a lovely view with ceiling Hugh windows. The second room we had was with a guitar bed which was lovely too but more a novelty then a practical thing. The bed felt smaller and... More 

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Harstad, Norway
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

I checked in to Rica Rock City Hotel for around 10 days stay on a business trip. The service was great (they helped me with sewing kits and cleaning my clothes at one point). Parking is easily accessible. I think the "rock'n'roll" image could be much more prominent, however I guess it's kept low to make the "old people with... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
32 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We arrived to a rock band playing at the reception door and then continued to be delighted by the rock themed rooms including memorabilia and lyrics woven into the carpets. This all created a memorable and enjoyable experinece for us on what was a one night stay whilst driving up the coast. The room, food and position of this hotel... More 

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Trondheim, Norway
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73 reviews 73 reviews
25 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Looking out across the sea, I woke after a great night's sleep at Rock City Hotel. The breakfast is both tasty and healthy, a real treat. Spacious rooms with comfy chairs, clean and efficient bathroom. Nicely decorated with both sea front themes and Norwegian rock stars. Absolutely recommended!

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Trondheim, Norway
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Difficult to understand, but this hotel is new and looks nice and modern. They have done a lot of efforts to make it moderne and our first impression was positiv.Unfortunenately are all the rooms terrible hot during summertime. Also impossible to regulate. Very difficult to sleep

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Address: Sverres gate 35, Namsos 7800, Norway (Formerly Rica Rock City Hotels)
Location: Norway > Central Norway > Nord-Trondelag > Namsos Municipality > Namsos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Scandic Rock City 3*
Number of rooms: 96
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