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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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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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London, United Kingdom
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99 reviews 99 reviews
27 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and the bedrooms were both good. The service for dealing with luggage was inefficient.We were on the ground floor and had a very pleasant little terrace just outside our room. We only stayed one night so I cannot recollect the bathroom!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fretheim Hotel is a great Historic Hotel in Flam. It has a rich history that is exhibited throughout the hotel. The staff is professional and the hotel is clean and quiet with a nice view. It's right next to the railway and the water attractions. Don't miss the rose garden and the historic hotel tour every night at 6:00.... More

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Townsville, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A renovated historical hotel where all the interior is clean and modern. Located right on the waterfront, opposite the Flam railway station and shopping village. Nice rooms. Tea and coffee in room. Good breakfast spread but breakfast staff are pretty rough.

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Hong Kong, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good location. The American rooms having balcony facing the fjord are very nice, though it will be perfect if more spacious. The restaurant is cosy and has good view too. A bit pricey, but we know this is Flam. They provide good service too. We enjoy staying here very much.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Average sums it up. Friendly staff, but maintenance and repair are neglected. TV didn't work, phone didn't work, they knew about it. No info at check-in and no maintenance support available because it's after 7pm. Does not help much when you stay one night. Good but relatively standard breakfast. Perfect location.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Flam and the Fretheim Hotel. This time we were in the older part of the Hotel and it was just as nice as the first time. The hotel is very close to the train station and ferry terminal. There is never any noise in Flam that I am awear of.

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derbyshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely location ...and that's about it. Booked a 'room with balcony', but we got a room with a tiny balcony not big enough too sit on, with a view of a car park. The best view we had was into next doors room. No net curtains so no real privacy either. The room was basic. Cramped bathroom. Nothing really to... More

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Washington, Ga.
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While traveling and at the last minute I made arrangements via internet for this hotel. Not knowing what to expect, at the Flam boat dock we exited the catamaran from Balestrand and walking up the pathway toward the hotel - what a view. The hotel is right there where everything happens. We arrived just a little after noon time and... More

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Essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth staying the night if doing the Flam train as the town empties and you can do a pleasant walk ( info sheets available from rail museum). We managed to have the most expensive meal of our lives, but you don't come to any Scandinavian country for cheap alcohol and we did say yes to everything offered. It is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is OK, clean, the staff is polite. Breakfast was not bad, but it was the only hotel we stayed during our trip that did not offer smoked salmon. In addition, juice machines were set up to disperse part juice, part water- never seen that before done in a open by hotels:) The check in time is 4 pm... More

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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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