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PO Box 1021, Nuuk 3900, Greenland
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Seamen's Home Nuuk
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Nuuk
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was fair to good. One of the front desk staff was nice and the other constantly grumpy each day -sometimes only offering her silence. The food is less than fair and often greasy (although you could eat elsewhere but it is far to walk to town…. if not a rush, it is a good location/hikes/etc). WiFi is extra... More

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London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
20 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Nuuk doesn't have many hotels. Two in fact, which are reviewed in Tripadvisor. Having tried both, we prefer the Seamen hotel, not because its a better hotel (which its not), but because its better on a value for money metric. It is a no frills experience, with comfortable enough rooms, functional enough bathrooms, good enough breakfast (with many locals as... More

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Camborne, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

used this place for 2 years for overnight stops when moving around Greenland can not comment on price because the company I worked for picked up the tab. very basic but clean and comfortable also a very quiet part of town bit of a hill if want to go into town

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Montreal, Canada
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Hotels are expensive in Greenland; this one also , maybe a bit less than others. Well located, in the Harbour, 15 minutes walk from downtown Nuuk; very clean, friendly staff, cafeteria in the hotel, breakfast is included (cereals, bread, eggs) . Basic accomodations but you will hopefully spend more time outside than in while visiting Greenland; fantastic view from rooms.... More

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93 reviews 93 reviews
38 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

This is a clean and comfortable option near the harbour, about 10 minutes in a taxi from the Airport. Rooms are basic, warm and light. They have tv if you should be bored but how could you be in Greenland? Reception staff are helpful and friendly if a little shy. The canteen provides an excellent, good value breakfast and up... More

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

The Seaman's Home is not a hotel, it's an upscale hostel. If you are looking for an authentic hotel for your stay in Greenland, check out Hans Egede in downtown Nuuk. There are a few good points about Seaman's Home; it's in a quiet area, not too far of a walk from downtown, and if you are lucky enough to... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2011

I stayed at the Seamen's home for four nights and was quite happy about the choice. The room was simple but clean and the staff friendly in a quiet way. Even in the weekend there was no disturbance at all. (Colleagues who stayed at Hans Egede complained about noise in the street almost every night.) The breakfast was all right,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2011

Standard beetween very good youth hostel and 2-star-hotel, too expensive in comparison with "slightly" more expensive 4-star hotel Hans Egede, breakfast buffet not as good as described in well-known travel guide books.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

I stayed here for five nights during a business trip in March 2011. Think more 'grown up youth hostel' than plush hotel and you'll be on the mark. The rooms are basic but clean and, more importantly, warm! They're big and have their own bathroom, good shower, TV & desk. I found it impossible to get a mobile signal there... More

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Warwick, UK
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43 reviews 43 reviews
37 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2011

Like a glorified youth hostel, quite nice place to visit and very quaint. Fairly old, beside docks, decent walk into town. Nice enough. Night staff were curt in the extreme, but not unhelpful. Probably more unique than the main hotel in Nuuk, but I think I'll stay at the other hotel next time (it's write in the 'town' centre) Great... More

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Address: PO Box 1021, Nuuk 3900, Greenland
Location: Greenland > Sermersooq Municipality > Nuuk

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