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Sommaroy Arctic Hotel

Skipsholmvegen 22, Sommaroy 9110, Norway
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has maybe seen better days, but still has some charme. Built in the 80-ies in plank make the rooms very hot. But hey... when is the next time they will have 28 degrees and sunny? Service is also nice and the food served is good. We stayed in a double room and found the beds comfortable.

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Tromso, Norway
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stayed one night, had lunch, dinner and breakfast. Moreover, we used the meeting facilities. The weather was fabulous; after the meetings we went up to Hillesøyfjellet, enjoyed the view, went for a bath both outdoor and indoor - in the sea and in the bath tubs. We brought our own snacks and drinks on the cabin terrace in the... More

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London, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We took a couple of nights in a beach cabin at the Arctic Hotel, which was a wonderful change fem three busy days in Tromso. Sommaroy is a little fishing village on an island linked by bridges to the mainland. The cabin was very comfortable, and looked out over little rocky islands, and a nice deck balcony where we watched... More

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Beaumaris, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night as part of a tour group and fell in love with the hotel and the area. The rooms were comfortable, warm and very clean. The food was fresh, tasty and home made. The setting is superb with fantastic views over the sea. Our visit was made more special with a great showing of the... More

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Part of a tour group with VJV for one night stay. Rooms not ready on arrival (1230 hours) so all 19 people dispersed until lunch at 1330. My twin-bedded room (15) on first floor of main building was average size, bright and HOT but opening the window quickly cooled it down. No drawers, no storage space other than desk-top, open... More

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Callington, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We went to Norway to see the Northern lights. We were blessed by two very clear nights, and by a very active aurora on the second night, absolutely amazing. Sommaroy is on the western most tip of Kvaloya Island. It is a very small fishing village, and the hotel and surrounding holiday villas are the only places to stay. The... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

This hotel grew on me whilst we stayed on a VJV trip to Norway to see the Northern Lights etc. In the context of its location it is worthy of 4 stars and is part of the Rica Group of hotels. The room was comfortable but needed more storage space. We could of done with the heating being on in... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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330 reviews 330 reviews
41 hotel reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Location: Definitely the main reason to come all the way here (we drove past some pretty slippery roads in pitch darkness and mad winds). We stayed here from 1-3 Jan, and managed to see some awesome Aurorae on both nights -from the balcony of our seaside cabin. We drove around the island trying to find a good spot to shoot... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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26 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

We were there to see the Northern lights, but unfortunately the weather was against us. Well appointed room and huge bathroom. Plentiful supply of coffee and tea, meals very good although breakfast would have been improved with more cereals and even some tinned fruit. The staff were friendly and efficient.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

I can recommend this hotel for its location, its comfort, the standard of its food and the friendliness of its staff.. We were there a few days ago and enjoyed the snow, the northern lights and a superb whale watching trip. The scenery is superb and its the kind of place that we could easily be tempted to return to,... More

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Address: Skipsholmvegen 22, Sommaroy 9110, Norway
Location: Norway > Northern Norway > Troms > Sommaroy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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On the west side of Tromsø, a mere 45 minutes from the city centre lies the fascinating pearl of nature, Sommarøy, where you meet chalk-white beaches, cosy coves, holms and reefs that encircle the hotel and everything we have to offer our guests. In close combat with the forces of nature, we facilitate authentic coastal experiences at sea and on land. Activities, wellness, coastal culture and a lively local community – and all the service and facilities you expect of a modern hotel in the kingdom of Ottar. ... more   less 
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