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Thon Hotel Lofoten

3.5 of 5 OJ Kaarbos gate | Torget, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Warsaw, Poland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hotel is centrally located, close to the ferry pier and all the attractions. Rooms are comfortable and breakfasts really nice. Internet worked well and the overall service was also very good. The bathroom could be bigger and also i was missing safe box in the room. But overall very positive impression!

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Lymington, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived here late one evening after a difficult ferry crossing. There was some renovation work going on but it was not too disruptive. The bar meals were very good. Breakfast was excellent with freshly cooked omelettes and lots of nice bread and a whole variety of hot and cold food. The restaurant staff were very friendly and helpful. The... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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77 reviews 77 reviews
37 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This hotel has a fantastic location, pleasant staff, and good views- but the beds are TERRIBLE! Among the worst of any hotel ever. A soft mushy mattress pad over what seems to be an old futon base. We had to leave early so didn't get the buffet breakfast, but they packed up a huge breakfast that was ready for our... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I stayed here back in mid-September 2014 with my parents: 1. The service at this hotel is amazing!! Thank you to the kind man at reception (a bald roundish fellow) who checked us in with a complimentary upgrade to the big family apartments next door. This staff member even lent his personal phone to us to make sure we had... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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24 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We stayed 2 nights at Thon. Located in central Svolvaer with restaurants and some shops nearby. Room is clean. We were lucky to get a room with good view and could even see Svolvaer Goat with binocular! Every room comes with binocular. But in some area of the room, we could hear echo when we talked. Breakfast is the best... More 

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Julian H, Resepsjonssjef at Thon Hotel Lofoten, responded to this review

Dear sir / Madam. Thank you for your feedback here on Tripadvisor. We are glad you had a pleasant stay here with us. Most of our rooms do offer a view and we are lucky to have the Lofoten nature outside our window. Our Binocular in the rooms is on way we here at Thon Hotel Lofoten could show our... More 

Enschede, The Netherlands
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

the rooms are not too big this necessitates placing very narrow beds parking in hotel own garage is ok if you do not use the hotel garage or parking is a problem hotel retaurent is average For a longer stay I would not recommend this hotel

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Harstad, Troms, Norway
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This hotel is perfectly located in the centre of Svolvaer next to the Hurtigrute dock. It is therefore ideal when travelling with the Hurtigrute ferry as the distance from boat to the lobby is a very short walk. Breakfast was excellent with all the choice you can ask for and a cook ready to make your special omelette or pancake... More 

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Julian H, Front Office Manager at Thon Hotel Lofoten, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your feedback. I am glad you enjoyed your stay here with us. Will give our bartender a clap on his shoulder for providing ekstra service. I always like to here about our stadd providing ekstra :) Ideal, excellent are words we like to be assiosiated with. :) Thats the main goal and what we stribe... More 

Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Effective business hotell with little charm. Our room had a "view" directly towards a concrete wall one meter away. Very disapointing for tourists in wonderfull Svolvær. Friendly staff. Good breakfast.

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Julian H, Front Office Manager at Thon Hotel Lofoten, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your feedback. Unfortenatly all our rooms does not have the same view. And when the hotell is fully booked we have to use all our rooms. Put that aside I am glad you had a nice stay and found our breakfast wonderfull Hope to see you here again. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I stayed at Thon Hotel in Svolvaer. The hotel was ideally located in the harbour in town centre. Staff at the hotel were friendly and helpful. The room was very room and spacious but my only criticism was the room was too hot and there was no air conditioning to lower the room temperature. Breakfast was great with a good... More 

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Julian H, Front Office Manager at Thon Hotel Lofoten, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your feedback. Am glad you hade a pleasant stay here with us. Will check temperature on the stay date to see if there was any errors that day. And will also check the room for our future guests, so thank you for your feedback. Wish you welcome back and hope to see you here again. More 

Kaohsiung, Taiwan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Stayed there for one night, an absolutely unforgettable experience Got upgraded to a business room coz our room was not ready upon check in, which was a blessing I guess :) Superb harbor view, quality breakfast, clean and tidy room, great staff Would definitely recommend staying there if you are not cooking in lofoten

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Julian H, Front Office Manager at Thon Hotel Lofoten, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your feedback. Lovely review :) Our business rooms have probably the best view from a hotel room in Norway. Panorama windows covering the entire wall witch provide a breathtaking view over both Svolvær and the inner harbour area. You can also see the Svolværgjeita from the hotel and the massive mountains surrounding Svolvær city. Our... More 

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Address: OJ Kaarbos gate | Torget, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
Location: Norway > Northern Norway > Nordland > Vagan Municipality > Svolvaer
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Thon Hotel Lofoten 3.5*
Number of rooms: 161
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