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St. Svithun Hotel

Gerd-Ragna Block Thorsensgate 8, Stavanger 4011, Norway
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Ranked #18 of 27 Hotels in Stavanger
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Budapest, Hungary
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Take a bus or if u arrive very late like me, it's a 25-30 min walk from the bus station. Someone may not like it. I had once a nice room for 2, but last time i shared room with 2 colleagues and we got a tiny room basically no space to turn. What i didnt appreciate at 1 am... More 

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Roznov pod Radhostem, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you search for reasonably priced, good equipped, quiet hotel including a good breakfast, then go for it. But if you pick it, do not complain that it is 20-30 minutes of walk from city centre, that it is a part of hospital and once in a while you can hear a helicopter. Be aware, that there is no hairdryer... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Norway for the first time with parents (celebrating mum's 55th) and found this quaint hotel fairly close to Stavanger central. Rocked up at the front desk only to be greeted by 2-3 people carting around IV drips. Only then did it dawn on us that the hotel is slapped right on the side of a hospital! However, we were... More 

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Stayed for 2N in a female twin room. PROS: Very nice room with TV, clean bathroom (spotless), quiet, cozy, cheaper than most hotels in the city, includes decent breakfast buffet, good WiFi service, cute babies in the morning CONS: 30min walk to the city centre (2km), bus ride costs 32NOK one- way, no power outlet on the upper bunk Airport... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

My husband was admitted to hospital while we were on holiday so I had 4 nights stay at this hotel. I wouldn't have wanted to be staying here 'on holiday' but it certainly met the purposes for my stay. Staff were very helpful and friendly, especially the staff in the café/restaurant. Good choice of food for breakfast. It was a... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We have slept 3 nights at the hotel. Quiet, cosy and nice to stay here at pretty pricy Stavanger. It is situated 25-30 minutes easy walk to city centre. If you do not want to stroll take bus (no 3), 2 or 3 stops to the centre. Hotel is linked with the hospital. During the breakfast there are lots of... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Stayed here while attending an international conference at the local university. 5d4n, 2 people to a room. The rate we got was lower as all delegates to the conference were staying here, so there were some corners that were cut as described below. The room was very clean, but I think the sheets were not changed (because of the price... More 

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Katri75, Manager at St. Svithun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for Your review. We appreciate all the feedback and take it serious if there are some dissatisfaction. As Stavangers official patient hotel we are very strict with cleaning the rooms and changing the bed sheets. All the rooms have clean towels and linen and they will be changed regularly. I'm sorry to hear if you have... More 

Moss, Ostfold, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The hotel is clean, the rooms are small but functional. Good brekfast in the cafeteria. Its a great place to stay if you are having an appointment at the hospital early the next morning. If you dont have that, choose a hotel i the center of Stavanger. It feels like beeing at a hospital living there, because you are sorrounded... More 

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Katri75, Manager at St. Svithun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for Your feedback Anette. We are very proud to be Stavanger University hospitals official patient hotel. Our location is practical for long distance patients who are travelling to Stavanger for surgery and control. We have also one floor where newly born babies and their parents stay the first days. The hotel has only patients that can take care... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

rooms are small, i booked one bed in a 2-bed-room Although there was a booking problem and we ended up 3 persons in a 2 person room everything got easily resolved witht the nice staff you have to take a bus for about 15min to get there and the hotel is located IN an hospital which is really weird but... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The hostel is located in the confines of a hospital complex so the first sight that may greet you in the reception area may be young parents of newborns in the process of shuttling between different sectors of the hospital. This oddity aside, the hostel actually functions like a hostel in other respects. Rooms and bathrooms are modern and spotless... More 

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