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Scandic Parken

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Storgaten 16, Alesund 6002, Norway (Formerly Rica Parken Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bath, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good central location. Easy check in and out. Good size clean room with good Wi-Fi. Able to stop outside and drop luggage before parking in the onsite car park which you have to pay for. Amazing buffet breakfast choice!

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Durham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel has everything. comfy rooms. Fantastic buffet breakfast. Central location. All at a good price. ....can you ask for more. The breakfast is one of the best I have ever experienced. A great start to your day.

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Sven Erik M, General Manager at Scandic Parken, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your visit and thank you very much for your review, which is greatly appreciated. It makes us all very proud. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Yours sincerely, Sven Erik Moe General Manager More 

Oslo, Norway
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43 reviews 43 reviews
37 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the 7th floor in a standard double room. The room had a nice view over the harbour. It was comfortable, good wifi access, clean. The breakfast was excellent! A bit for every taste: warm food, salad, bread, juices, cereals, etc. The staff was nice. The location was very central (but Ålesund centre is small). And it is... More 

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Lillehammer, Norway
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Stayed here two nights for leisure. Centrally located in a quiet part of town, the hotel is a great choice for a stay in Aalesund. We booked an economy room and I was a little worried about noise when I realized that these rooms are located at street level, quite close to a nearby pub. However, our room (1003) had... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Not so much to say, just one night stay over because plain cancel of weather issues. Nice and clean hotel, I have a nice,big,fine bed and good room at top floor. Nice and gentel staff so very okey, just eat breakfast.

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Norway
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I had a room on the 8th floor, and it was really quiet and comfortable, despite they are building a tunnel just outside the hotel. It has a comfortable bed and the facilities were great. The breakfast was really great, and I could not yet see any negative effects caused by the Scandic takeover on the breakfast selection or quality.... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Friendly welcome and good service at the breakfast buffet. The buffet is probably the best available in town. Receptionist available. The hotel has gym facilities and, as alternative, give you access to Stamina gym, 10 min. walk A room with harbour-/sea- view was requested but I got a room looking into the Aksla hill and the kindergarten.

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Bergen, Norway
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30 reviews 30 reviews
27 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The breakfast itself was worth the visit. We loved it! We had a great stay at Rica Parken Hotel. The location is great, and easy to find. Parking in the garage is a pluss. We had two double rooms. One of them was spacious, and the other one a bit more cramped. However, both of them were clean and nicely... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This is a wonderful Alesund hotel, ideally located where the beautiful city center meets the world famous stairs, and will exceed your expectations as it did mine. I am from California and have high standards and a degree of pretension. I appreciated the quality, comfort, convenience and value I experienced here. The management and staff are true "hospitality professionals." They... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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65 reviews 65 reviews
25 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

It is a matter-of-fact hotel, with reliable service and clean, although small rooms, located in the very centre of the city. It is near shopping areas, the bus station and the port. The airport is a fifteen minute tax ride away

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