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Scandic Stavanger Park

3.5 of 5 Prestegardsbakken 1, Stavanger 4001, Norway (Formerly Rica Park Hotel Stavanger)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Salem, India
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42 reviews 42 reviews
36 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Rica park is just beside the main train and bus station . It was very convienent to walk in couple of minutes The checkin was breeze and rooms were biggest we have seen in Norway . The breakfast was good with lot choices The hotel rents bikes for free for the guest which was great The staff were very helpful... More

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London, United Kingdom
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I recently stayed at the Rica Park Hotel - on business. The hotel is well located in central Stavanger and within easy walking distance of the down town waterfront attractions. The Rica Park is a 4 star hotel - but is in need of some modernisation. The rooms are comfortable and clean but the sound proofing against traffic noise could... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Rica Park for a 2 night stay in Stavanger. We hadn't investigated much (besides Pulpit Rock) and the staff were very helpful guiding us to ferries, restaurants and museums. Furthermore, we brought some alcohol from the airport - the staff kindly gave us a bucket of ice; we asked for packed lunches for the day trip and... More

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Stockholm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The hotel has a perfect location, close to the station and to the city center. The breakfast is really good and the staff is nice and friendly. There is a free parking just across the street but you have to get the code from the reception first. Next time I visit this city I will stay in Rica hotel again.

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Newnan, Georgia, United States
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Did not stay here, but had booked a reservation this January 2014 for this coming July 2014. Just received an email that the construction they had planned for this coming December would now take place this summer and the hotel would be closed. Lisa Holm, the Font Office Manager, offered to assist me in rebooking another hotel and gave 3... More

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Rica Park Hotel S, General Manager at Scandic Stavanger Park, responded to this review

Dear William K Thank you for sharing your thoughts concerning the experience you had due to the hotel closing this summer. Guest feedback is crucial to our success, and we are committed to delivering exemplary service every step of the way. I`m sorry to hear that you didn`t find any of our recommended hotels desirable, because if you let us... More

Stavanger, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

The staff are friendly, but during the evening I almost felt sorry for the receptionist having to work alone with the bar and front desk. With two new floors being built, it also looks more like a buildning site than a hotel from the outside, and this can often be heard during the day. Still this is only temporary. The... More

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Emmerich, Germany
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014 via mobile

I arrived late in the evening, and a neat gentleman at the reception did my check in. A standard room, which kokend perfectly ok For a 4 star hotel. However, another person was already checked in at the same room as Well. The gentleman from the reception helped me out perfectly and even gave me a free upgrade to a... More

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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Just been in January, the hotel is under refurbischment and a lot of noise if made by the works. Staff are nice and cheerful and ready to answer positively your request. Unfortunately, the hotel is rather average and needs a complete upgrade. rooms are clean but a bit of old fashion. Would not pop in again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

My wife and I enjoyed a great night and breakfast. Very helpful check-in staff. She gave us good info about special deal for upgrade to junior suite which we took. It was large quiet room on 6th floor. No bath was available in any of the vacant suites unfortunately. Breakfast was outstanding. Much better choice than typical Norwegian hotels. Location... More

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Norway
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

I have used several hotels in the area during a variety of assignments. Even though the hotels is undergoing renovation, the stay felt perfect from the first moment. Friendly, professional staff, nice clean room and easily the best breakfast of hotels in Stavanger - energy shots, fresh food and free papers. Strange that the price is lower than with several... More

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Address: Prestegardsbakken 1, Stavanger 4001, Norway (Formerly Rica Park Hotel Stavanger)
Location: Norway > Western Norway > Rogaland > Stavanger Municipality > Stavanger
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Stavanger Park 3.5*
Number of rooms: 59
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