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Scandic Scandinavie

Lovenvoldgata 8, Alesund 6002, Norway (Formerly Rica Hotel Scandinavie)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed 2 nights here, which were the least expensive nights during our trip to Norway, and after seeing the very average reviews written earlier in the year, it turned out to be a very pleasant surprise. We had an extremely comfortable bed in a modern, hspacious, refurbished room. There was a great choice for breakfast (including a whole section... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Scandic is a nice basic hotel in the centre close to the cruise terminal as well as central bus station. The hotel staff is helpful. Rooms were spacious and clean, beds were comfortable. Overall nice decent stay.

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Tokyo, Japan
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20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel's location, it's near from central bus station, tourist sights (Art Noveau Center, Mt. Aksla and others). Breakfast was tasty and has plenty of variety. Wifi connection was good. Hotel staffs were friendly. The room was clean and designed with modern Scandinavian design. Please note that basic room doesn't contain a kettle.

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Velaine-sur-Sambre, Belgium
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night in Ålesund, but hotel was so nice, we should stay 3 nights and visit the town and surrounding. It will be for next time. We lost one of our luggage, and reception call for us to airport to track it. It helped us because we received it the next day in our next hotel.

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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

This is a beautiful hotel and situated in a good area. I wished I could have stayed longer but we were only there for one night. When we arrived, the guy at the front desk was so welcoming. We really appreciated that. Our room was immaculately clean and very comfortable. Everything that you need was handy. Breakfast the next day... More 

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Coral Gables, FL
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42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

This is a lovely hotel, newly renovated on the top floors. It's decorated in art nouveau style, with murals and some hardware. Spacious rooms with sky lights (room 411), lovely breakfast. The sole point of problem is an older elevator that sticks a bit and appears to have a weight limit of around 300 lbs. but that's trivial.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We were very pleased with this hotel. The reception staff were very helpful and friendly. Room 313 is excellent. All very clean and perfect location. The breakfast was fresh and fantastic choice. We would definitely stay here again and would recommend this hotel.

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Barcelona, Spain
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

If you are staying in Ålesund, this is your place: an hotel decorated in Jugendstil (Art Nouveau) that is one of the best examples of the style that was used when the city was rebuilt after the fire of 1904. Our room was huge and spaceous. The bathroom was fully equipped, the bed was very comfortable and there were two... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Newly renovated, rooms are fresh and clean. Working television with the most important channels. Good placement near the places to visit and see. Ok breakfast, but a bit crowded. Service ok. Plenty of parking spaces with elevator to lobby. Several restaurants nearby.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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66 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed there for one night and our room was very spacious, clean and comfortable. It had a TV and mini bar. The hotel is located right in the centre above a shopping mall and eventhough it's super convenient, it also gets very noisy. Also there's parking but as it's owned by the town you need to pay. The breakfast... More 

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