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Scandic Stavanger Forus

Bjodnabeen 2, Stavanger 4033, Norway
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had gone for a business trip. It is a standard business hotel but not the most ideal location. It is close to business park but otherwise it is in the middle of nowhere. If you are spending weekend, there is nothing to do. You need to travel 20 minutes to town center to go out to eat as kitchen... More 

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13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

This hotel is fresh and clean and the rooms are decorated with style. The drawbacks are the lack of a mini bar, bathroom toiletries and when I was there you could not buy bottles of water. All in all the hotel is better than most Stavanger hotels, many of which seem tired and in desperate need of refurbishment.

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Gjermund D, General Manager at Scandic Stavanger Forus, responded to this review

Dear Hvatka Thank you so much for your feedback on your stay in February. I am glad to hear that you liked the hotel. I read that you miss the minibar in the room. Scandic has chosen to have a small Shop in the reception area to present a better selection of sweets, fresh food an accessories. You should have... More 

London, United Kingdom
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70 reviews 70 reviews
15 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Stayed for a week on a business trip. The hotel is located in an industrial zone. There are no shopping centres within easy walking distance and the weather was actually quite stormy when I was there. Taxis are very expensive - not the hotel's fault. There is a shopping mall, Kvadrat, a fair distance from the hotel and sadly there... More 

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Gjermund D, General Manager at Scandic Stavanger Forus, responded to this review

Dear Travelgurusk. Thank you so much for your feedback after your stay with us. I am glad to read that you apreciated our staff, the room and the fridge in yor room. As you hopefuly descovered Scandic has a small Shop in the reception area. I advise you to try out our electric bike that we have for hire if... More 

Shah Alam
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71 reviews 71 reviews
54 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I stayed there for about a week in Sept on a business trip. The hotel is located close to an industrial area, hence not much shop around. In fact there is no shop close by except for a Shell station with limited items on sale. Further up the main road there is a shopping mall, Kvadrat – you can get... More 

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Gjermund D, General Manager at Scandic Stavanger Forus, responded to this review

Dear McBrain. Thank you so much for your feedback on your stay with us i September. I am happy to read that you enjoyed your stay, the food and the service from my colleauges. I am pleased to announce that we this week have intodused a new breakfast buffe that I am shore you will appreciate. We will continue to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Nice and modern looking hotel, but terrible service. The receptionist was rude and did not have any idea of the concept of service. Furthermore, no mini bar and no room service. They said I just could order the food and beverage in the restaurant and carry it to my room myself. It was a five minutes walk. Apparently this is... More 

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Gjermund D, General Manager at Scandic Stavanger Forus, responded to this review

Dear OKarlsen. Let me first thank you for taking time to give us your feedback. Even if your comment does not show it, we work hard to avoid any complaints from our guests, and a feedback like yours means a lot in our work to improve. I am glad to hear that you like how the hotels looks, but not... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Restaurant give lousy excuse that there is no lunch on weekend as there is no function and events in the hotel. Stuff state that there is no chicken for dinner when the menu have it...what sort of rubbish excuses...if don't serve chicken, then remove from the menu. Food taste awful too...chicken are rough, pizza is soggy...with lots of sauces...not those... More 

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Gjermund D, General Manager at Scandic Stavanger Forus, responded to this review

Dear Seah. Let me first thank you for taking time to give us your feedback. Even if your comment does not show it, we work hard to avoid any complaints from our guests, and a feedback like yours means a lot in our work to improve. I am sorry to hear that we did not provide you with any lunch... More 

Lahti, Southern Finland, Finland
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149 reviews 149 reviews
69 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Impossible to find with my 7 years old(never updated) GPS. Expensive parking garage. Friendly staff, but not so friendly that I´m used to in other Scandic hotels. Ok breakfast. Poor dinner, and if you want to get your pizza without olives that was impossible for some reason!!?? Well working internet connection. Over priced hotel.

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Gjermund D, General Manager at Scandic Stavanger Forus, responded to this review

Dear Esa. Let me first thank you for taking time to give us your feedback. Even if your comment does not show it, we work hard to be one of the best hotels in Stavanger, and a feedback like yours means a lot in our work to improve. I am sorry to hear that you not were satisfied with your... More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Good hotel in Forus Stavanger close to the major business park. Hotel is of a good standard for short term stays, has a reasonable restaurant and friendly, welcoming staff. Like all hotels in Norway it is quite expensive but on this visit I had a room upgrade which was very nice. Breakfast is of a good standard with a good... More 

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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The hotel is located approximately 15-20 minutes by car from Sola airport, and 10 minutes away from the city centre. There is a bus stop quite close to the hotel. The room was pleasant with a fairly large and very nice bathroom. The restaurant on the top floor offers great views and a varied selection of food both for breakfast... More 

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