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Scandic Byparken

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Christiesgate 5-7, Bergen 5808, Norway (Formerly Rica Travel Hotel Bergen) (Sentrum)
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Ranked #13 of 42 Hotels in Bergen
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed one night in superior room, top floor for leisure purposes. Room was ok, more like a standard room and nothing superior about it. Everything in the hotel, including rooms and corridors seemed a little worn out. It was a bit cold in the room (December)and we found no way to turn up the heat. Lovely bottles in bathroom for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed there in December 2014 for one night and had a very pleasant stay. The rooms are quiet and comfortable. Apparently some of the rooms get refurbished at the moment but there was no builder’s noise. The hotel has an advertisement in the elevator that they make the best breakfast in town; well I haven’t tasted every breakfast in... More 

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Norheimsund, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent one night with wife and 8 yr boy. A great hotel, good location in central Bergen. Decenst sized room (601), modern and clean. Scandic Byparken has propably the best breakfast in Bergen! The hotel can be a bit "boring" - no pub or bar in the hotel. Recommended, but i know the single-room can be very small.

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Haugesund, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room I stayed in was small. Really small. However, it had a decent bathroom, flat screen TV, WiFi and it was clean! In other words, quite alright if you're only using the hotel for sleeping. I slept okay, but found the room a bit warm. The staff were friendly and helpful. Smiling faces all around. Breakfast was excellent with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Nice quiet and clean well equipped rooms. A wonderful outstanding breakfast buffet incl everything, and the some, and a super fine service alltogether. It is located nicely in the centre of Bergen. This will not be the last visit.

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Birte Bratland H, General Manager at Scandic Byparken, responded to this review

Thank you for this really great review and for staying with us. I am happy to hear that your stay was great and that you enjoyed our service and the breakfast. I really hope to see you again very soon. Have a nice weekendI More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

For this price, I would have expected a far nicer room. Room is small and not that nice for the requested price. Staff was friendly. No parking and you have to pay separately for it (two minutes walking from hotel). No restaurant but one of the greatest breakfast buffet I have ever seen. For this, one point more.

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Birte Bratland H, General Manager at Scandic Byparken, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed our breakfast. We have now also open the restaurant for dinner every Tuesday through Saturday from 18:00 to 22:00. Regarding the rooms, we do have larger rooms. I hope to see you soon again, and do try our superior rooms. There are great... More 

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The room we stayed in was ok. We parked in a public parking station a few blocks away from the hotel. We loved the breakfast. What a selection!! And all very nice. Including the coffee. Everything on offer was nice. I guess my main impression was the really nice breakfast and just ordinary everything else. Good location as we walked... More 

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Birte Bratland H, Daglig leder at Scandic Byparken, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the hotel. I am happy to hear that your enjoyed our breakfast. I hope to see you soon again, have a nice day. More 

Bodo, Norway
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36 reviews 36 reviews
31 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Very small rooms, but clean. Lots of noice from the streets if you are facing theese. Very central location to everything, but Bergen is not a very big town (270,000 people) so most hotels are close to the town centre. My room had no working aircon. Check prior to booking if warm summer or cold winter even though theese weather... More 

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Birte Bratland H, Daglig leder at Scandic Byparken, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the hotel. I am happy you found our breakfast good and the location great. Regarding the rooms, we do have larger rooms. I hope to see you soon again, and do try our superior rooms. There are great deals to be made on our webpage. I really hope to see you again very soon,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Very nice rooms as we hate carpet. Wood floors - modern furnishings, slick. If we had to say there was one negative it would be that it is not as central as we'd like. However would stay here again. Over all, Lovely rooms- very comfy bed - very clean and nice staff.

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Birte Bratland H, General Manager at Scandic Byparken, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am happy to hear that your stay was great and that you enjoyed our service. I really hope to see you again very soon. Have a nice weekend More 

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Address: Christiesgate 5-7, Bergen 5808, Norway (Formerly Rica Travel Hotel Bergen)
Location: Norway > Western Norway > Hordaland > Bergen > Sentrum
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Byparken 3.5*
Number of rooms: 144
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Also Known As:
Rica Travel Bergen
Bergen Rica Travel Hotel

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