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Scandic The Reef

Tordenskjoldsgade 14, Frederikshavn DK-9900, Denmark
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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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Fla, Norway
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is perfect for most people...here there is swimmingpools for all ages.The rooms are nice,the staff are nice,really cool for the kids and it is next to both the harbour and the town. I can absolutely recommend this.A little expencive...

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Hej Monica Tusind tak for dine rosende ord omkring vores hotel og de oplevelser I har haft her under jeres... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great day with the kids, would prefer to visit the place outside summer holidays next time. The place has a lot of different pools, and en great water slide. Pool mostly inside but also 2 outside pools. All in all worth a visit.

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

Hi René P Thank you for your kind review. We are glad that you and your kinds had a great experience at Scandic The Reef and tried a lot of the pools and facilities. If you would like to return outside our peak season you can keep yourself updated on special offers on scandichotels.com/thereef or just like our Facebook-page. Thanks... More 

Rasta, Norge
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a week of cycling in Denmark did we indulge in a bit of luxury at the hotel. The kids loved the bathing area, it is actually very good. we signed up for a latish bufet (8 pm), and discovered that the restaurant closed at 9... the content of the bufet was ok but did equally cater for the more... More 

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Marianne B, Direktør at Scandic The Reef, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your kind review. Sounds like you had a nice vacation – Denmark seen from a bike is such a great way to experience the country. We are glad that you and your family had a great stay with us and got to try our nice facilities. About the opening hours in Restaurant Calypso (the buffet... More 

Hamar, Norway
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice hotel for the whole family, worth the money. Staying with my kids for the 4th time at the Reef and they like it more and more each time we visit, the swimming area is a blast for them and the place they like to be 24/7, in the winter when it is -20 at home it is so great... More 

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Marianne B, Direktør at Scandic The Reef, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your very positive review. We are happy welcoming you back to Scandic The Reef and look forward to your next visit. Keep yourself updated on special offers and news on scandichotels.com/thereef or like our Facebook page. See you.  Kind regards Scandic The Reef Marianne Bredevang General Manager More 

Ahus, Sweden
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21 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The reef is a mini theme park hotel with an indoor waterpark for kids preferably below 15. As it's a relatively small waterpark it has one waterslide, several yacusis and a bigger pool that has wave machines. I have visited this hotel before "the reef" was constructed it was then called Stena Scandic Fredrikshavn and had a similar setup without... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This hotel was a great experience for our kids 0 & 3. The carribean themed water world, has a lot of activities for children, and we spent several hours here during our stay. Highlights are the big pool with wave machine, the infant play area, and the several bubble baths. They have also a outdoor pool. The public areas, bars... More 

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Marianne B, Direktør at Scandic The Reef, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your review. Sounds like you had a great stay with us and we are happy about that and we will take your comments in consideration. Your observation about the lack of minibar in the rooms is correct. The reason for this is that Scandic holds a leading position on environment friendly hotel operations and the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We visit this place because of its wonderful children of all age friendly swimming pool. Reception have often welcome presents to kids but dont tell your kids in advance because sometimes they dont get enough supplies. The bar at the ground floor has always friendly service and the reception always ready to help although a bit though on pick season.... More 

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Marianne B, Direktør at Scandic The Reef, responded to this review

Hi Maria Thank you for your kind review of the hotel and our facilities. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again sometime. Have a nice day. Kind regards Scandic The Reef Marianne Bredevang General Manager More 

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