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Scandic The Reef

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Tordenskjoldsgade 14, Frederikshavn DK-9900, Denmark
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Ranked #4 of 16 Hotels in Frederikshavn
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We booked into this hotel for over 1500K. we were offered a room that would not take two adults plus one suitcase. we paid a further 1000K to upgrade to a suite ( the ONLy available room with a double bed despite us requesting this and having this approved).In this suite we found the carpet (cream) to be filthy, no... More

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Orkelljunga, Sweden
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33 hotel reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Travelling with our elderly mothers we got a room near the elevator. The staff at the front desk was nice. The rooms didn't have fridges, tea-making facilities, toiletries, fan, ac etc. I'm sure it is good for families with small children because of the spa and even our mothers enjoyed the hot pool in the evening. For a romantic getaway... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This was our second trip to this place, and it was as nice as the first one. To get right to the point: What's special about the hotel is that it is also a water park. Once you're checked in to your room, you take the lift back down past the reception floor and get directly to the water park... More

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Karlstad, Sweden
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Stayed two times at the Reef within the space of four days. Rooms are terrible, definitely not up to par with normal Scandic standard. It is evident that the hotel makes money out of luring visitors to the adventure bath (which in fact is quite nice) but leaving the rooms heavily overpriced without any value. First room we got had... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Lets say this is not a four star hotel but in saying that this hotel does have some good points. Location is close to the ferry terminals that go from Denmark to Sweden and we used it as a one night stay for that reason. The hotel is set up for families with a indoor water slide which goes into... More

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Aarhus, Denmark
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7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We had a nice weekend get-away with our kids. Breakfast buffet was great and our room was okay. Our kids enjoyed the extensive indoor waterpark, with a lot of variations. I liked the animated thunder and moonsun rain :)

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13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Just arrived at the scandic reef at it stinks, bathroom floor is dirty, no floor towel, doesnot have any facilities to put ice in I was given a plastic bag not quite sure were to put it.Very noisy wooden floors.I have stayed in lots of hotels around the world this is one of the worse

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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Rooms are functional and clean but are small with dated decor. Great pool area. Good choice of breakfast. Don,t stay here if you want a quiet hotel. we were awoken by screaming children running up and down the corridors. Also there is poor sound isolation between rooms.

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Marianne B, General Manager at Scandic The Reef, responded to this review

Hej Morten H Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at The Reef, a feedback like this is very valuable for us. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay her at The Reef. We have notished your comments regarding the room beeing somewhat dated. We are awar of this issue, and are working on a solution. Thanks againg... More

Oslo, Norway
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We visited the hotel with our two year old son and were very pleased with the hotel's water park. There were opportunities to swim both outdoors and indoors and several saunas. The water park was also very child friendly with a children's section. Breakfast was excellent, with a good selection of both hot and cold dishes. There were also a... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Scandic Reef is comfortable enough hotel. Especially we liked spa zone there. We visited many spa around the world and spa in Scandic Reef Frederikshavn was on top. Wer'e had fun in spa. And Frederikshavn was very nice too.

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Additional Information about Scandic The Reef

Address: Tordenskjoldsgade 14, Frederikshavn DK-9900, Denmark
Location: Denmark > Jutland > North Jutland > Frederikshavn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Scandic The Reef 4*
Number of rooms: 215
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Also Known As:
Scandic Stena Line Frederikshavn Hotel Frederikshavn
Scandic Stena Line Hotel Frederikshavn
Scandic The Reef Frederikshavn, Jutland, Denmark

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