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Fretheim Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   PB 63, Flam 5742, Norway
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Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Flam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Even though the hotel is quite expensive to stay at, it is pretty much the only choice of hotel at Flam. Inside the decorations are elegant, the rooms are quite spacious and the food is excellent. They offer a buffet, it's pricy as well but worth it for a romantic dinner. Breakfast buffet was also composed of food from the... More

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Little Gasparilla Island, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful! Loved the area and the Hotel...wished we planned more time here!!!!!!!!! Breathtaking, peaceful (when cruise ships not in port), and unique............we'll be back for sure................

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Franklin, Tennessee
3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is pretty much the only place in Flam. It is pricy, but nice. Friendly staff, clean rooms, good breakfast(loved the crapes). Be sure to take the Fjord Safari tour as it is a GREAT way to see the Fjord! Aurland may have more choices, but you will need a car.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice overnight stay here at one of the most beautiful natural sites anywhere. Good and clean family room in the new section, double and bunkbeds. The lobby area is lovely. Very friendly staff; indeed, just before leaving and a while after settling the bill, I went for a 7 km run along the fjord, only flattish terrain around, and wow... More

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Bethesda, Maryland
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15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

With Flam being a tiny place full of tourists, we had low expectations of the hotel. Surprise! It was lovely! The staff were friendly, the place was large with huge windows to enjoy the breathtaking scenery. There are two sides to the hotel; the older, refurbished rooms and the newer rooms. We stayed in one of the older ones, and... More

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Brampton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the hotel is wonderful looking out over the fjord. The staff was always helpful, and the ability to use the washer and dryer couldn't have been better timed. However, for the price the shower should not fluctuate between warm and cool water, and the beds should not sag. The breakfast was good but had better in Norway.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Fretheim Hotel for 2 nights in July 2014. We booked the historic room overlooking the Flam railway station. The railway station is very pretty and goes quiet at around 9 pm. Historic room was quite pricey at $350 a night incl. breakfast. Rooms were small with pretty much no amenities. It was a hot afternoon and room... More

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Ronde, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Fretheim has a long history, back to the times when the only way you could get to Flåm was to sail. Today, you can get there by any means of transport, and busses, the train and the cruiseships load off thousands of passengers. So the hotel, extended several times in the course of its history, has changed as well.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived after a very long day's travelling and had a room on the ground floor of the new part. We had french doors and a little patio with chairs and a table in the garden , looking over to the fjord. It would have been perfect were it not for the huge cruise ship that was blocking our views.... More

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Elmhurst, Il
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31 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a ground floor room with a small patio in front. Patio had a small table and chairs that would have been nice to sit and enjoy the view. Unfortunately it was rainy. Beautiful location, however and great breakfast buffet. We also had the dinner buffet and there was a large selection.

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Address: PB 63, Flam 5742, Norway
Location: Norway > Western Norway > Sogn og Fjordane > Aurland Municipality > Flam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Fretheim Hotel 3.5*
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