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Dr. Holms Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Timrehaugveien 2, Geilo 3580, Norway
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Ranked #2 of 11 hotels in Geilo
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bangkok, Thailand
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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for only one night, but it was problematic. We arrived at the train station with our bags. We had been told that someone would be there to meet us and take us to the hotel, but there was no one there. We waited around until everyone had left, and then didn't know what to do and went to... More

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Lisse, The Netherlands
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in this hotel for 3 nights, just a weekends vacation. Personal is fery frandly, everywhere extrimaly clean, was wery few ppl so we felt like all hotel works for us;) Nice swimpool, jacuzzi outside with a view on a mountains. Room servies is working perfect. Only minus is too expensive! Like everything in Norway.

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Pewsey, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
31 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Asa family we are big fans of the hotel and the resort, this trip must be about number 15. The hotel has a style of its' own, our rooms were very comfortable and the food was excellent. While we were there this time there was a big conference on which worked to our advantage, the pool, spa and gym facilities... More

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St. Helier, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just finished a week snowboarding in Geilo; we were based at the Dr. Holms hotel. It's a little old and could do with a lick of paint but make no mistake it's a first rate hotel. Fantastic setting, beautiful building and the staff are extremely friendly. It's not quite ski-in, ski-out (as it claimed) but the reality is that the... More

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Paris, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We stayed at Dr Holms for a week. No pension (exc breakfast), which is important as i'll explain. First: The Hotel. An amazing piece of art, if you like mountain hotels. You'll find everything you like: fire places, a fantastic library, long corridors. I've been told by a tourist there is ghost stories about this Hotel, and it easy to... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I really enjoyed my stay at Dr Holms. There were a few gripes but generally I had a decent stay. Let’s get the gripes out of the way. I think this is a British condition but when in Norway it is frustrating that outside of large cities there never seems to be tea making facilities in the room. After a... More

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Rushden
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Just returned from Geilo from a week skiing. One of the few Brits in resort amongst many Danish! Staff at the hotel helpful, friendly and went out their way to make you feel welcome. Short walk to the ski centre, please I didn't have to use the ski bus round resort. Great holiday - just need to book again for... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
40 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I have been back to Dr Holms, an improvement from last summer. Rooms are mediocre without any defined style. Need for style renovation. On the positive side is a good breakfast, nice reception staff - and a very good three course dinner menu which is very good value at nok 2oo extra in the room price. The best hotel at... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014 via mobile

We visited Dr. Holms for a wedding anniversary. We did not sleep at the hotel, but enjoyed the facilities for a day. Dr. Holms is known for being one of the more classy and better hotels in Geilo, maybe even in Hallingdal, so the expectations towards the evening was very high. We started off in the pool. The pool area... More

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Wentzville, MO
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57 reviews 57 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Stayed here on a road trip through Norway with our Norwegian friends. Enjoyed the stay and particular the dinner. Food was VERY good and the decor and ambiance were great. Looking through the old photo album in the lobby was VERY neat. Very quiet place and neat feeling.

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Dr Holms Hotel
Address: Timrehaugveien 2, Geilo 3580, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Buskerud > Hol Municipality > Geilo
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
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Ranked #2 of 11 hotels in Geilo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Dr. Holms Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Dr Holms Hotel - for your comfort and well-being. Dr Holms Hotel has been a source of recuperation, comfort and well-being since the beginning of the 20th century. Dr Holms is situated in the heart of the beautiful mountain scenery, and is a starting point for inspiring and exciting adventures. ... more   less 
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dr Holms Hotel - for your comfort and well-being. Dr Holms Hotel has been a source of recuperation, comfort and well-being since the beginning of the 20th century. Dr Holms is situated in the heart of the beautiful mountain scenery, and is a starting point for inspiring and exciting adventures. ... more   less 
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