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Thon Hotel Alesund

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kongensgate 27, Alesund 6002, Norway (Formerly Golden Tulip Rainbow Hotel Noreg)
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Ranked #11 of 12 Hotels in Alesund
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Arvehj Trondheim, Norway
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 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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Trondheim, Norway
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45 reviews 45 reviews
45 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for three nights in early February. Nice and centrally located. We arrived by car and had to rely on street parking, which turned out to be easily accessible. Our room was as expected, with a minibar, a reasonably large TV screen and easily accessible and well-working wifi. Breakfast: Average. Reception: Excellent, plenty of good advice concerning restaurants and... More 

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Gjovik Municipality, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is conveniently located at the heart of the city centre, right by the sea/harbour where the Hurtigruten ship stops, as well as close to the main bus station. It's a tranquil street, right off the pedestrian street (main shopping street). Our rooms were clean and quiet, and the breakfast was fine. The staff was very service-minded and pleasant.

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110 reviews 110 reviews
19 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Overall: 3 Other comments: ok, and ok. Ordinary, no surprises at all. If that's ok, ok. Location: 4 Reception: 3 Room: 4 View: 2 (wrong side) WiFi: 3 Cleanliness: 4 Breakfast: 3 Parking: Service: 3 Additional offers: 3 Price: 3 Price/value: 3

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Oslo, Norway
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I' ve stayed in several Thon hotels in Norway and this is so far the worst of them. The room was big enough but unfortunately not very clean. The bed was really small and the room was too hot during the night. The breakfast was a disappointment with the poorest selection.

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Melbourne, Australia
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179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We've stayed there just for a night after late arrival of the Hurtigrouten-ship. The room was OK, a bit shabby. The people at reception were friendly but a bit tired so not concentrated at the beginning. Some kind of kerfuffle. Breakfast was OK.

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Pego, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Very nice hotel in a very convenient location. While in norway I didn't stay in more Thon hotels, but I think next time I'll repeat in Moré thon hotels, clean and nice rooms. We couldn't have breakfast because we left very early and they let us eat cold food from the buffet. Very good.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

It seems that the quality of hotels in Norway is overall quite poor, but here we also came across a receptionist that was astoundingly incompetent and rude. She was exceptionally rude, for example being extremely annoyed by the question of where is the hotel on the city map or at what time breakfast is served, and completely incapable of answering... More 

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Turin, Italy
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139 reviews 139 reviews
50 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The hotel has the usual problems of Norwegian hotels, no facilities, no shampoo or shower cap, no A/C and windows which cannot open properly, therefore rooms hot and stuffy. In this hotel there was an extra! Very rude receptionist, unable to give any kind of information and annoyed by questions. The location is very central but of course the town... More 

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Cheltenham, Australia
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18 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This very basic hotel about 1 km from the hub of Alesund. Staff lacked enthusiasm with general enquiries. Room was basic, but nothing extra supplied ie shower toiletries, tissues or extra toilet rolls not supplied. When asked for soap containers to be refilled nothing eventuated. Room was hot and stuffy, No A/c in most of these hotels so ears plugs... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This is an old hotel and the rooms are very bland and lack character but are of a reasonable size. The was no safe in the rooms and no shampoo or tissues are supplied. Only one small bar of soap supplied. No coffee making facilities in the rooms. Breakfast had a good variety and waffles were available in the afternoon.... More 

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Address: Kongensgate 27, Alesund 6002, Norway (Formerly Golden Tulip Rainbow Hotel Noreg)
Location: Norway > Western Norway > More og Romsdal > Aure Municipality > Alesund
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Thon Hotel Alesund 3*
Number of rooms: 101
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Golden Tulip Ålesund

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