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Polar Lodge

Mittafeqarfiit Aqq. 1009 | Postboks 1009, Kangerlussuaq 3910, Greenland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

i had such a nice trip to kangerlussq , stayed at the polar lodge - chartered a plane and flew over the ice caps, went moose spotting, long walks, went to the cemetery -with its lone occupant, golf course, walked over the ice cap and the glacier, amazing trip, ate at the airport hotel , but the dumbest thing on... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

It's hard to give the Polar Lodge a four star rating, but considering where you are, it's not bad. Rooms are small but clean (I had a single), shared bathrooms and showers were across the hall. Good hot water in the shower. Breakfast was basic but good. The lodge also offers guests the services of a kitchen including a microwave.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Stayed at Polar Lodge for two nights. Location is ideal near the airport. Room was a bit small but clean and plenty of storage space. Room was cleaned every day. Yes, its shared bathrooms but we never waited in the morning and it was very clean. Not great deal of choice for breakfast but food was tasty.

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Boras, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The hotel just a minute walk from the airport. A simple nice hotel with clean and ok sized rooms. Lots of pics from greenland and the arctic feel of the hotel is perfect. Donr worry if the hotel isnt a 5 star, you are probably not here to stay in your room all day anyways? You can arrange lots of... More 

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switzerland
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154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

frankly, this place is way, way too pricey, at 785DK per night! as is the hotel in the airport (single 1350DK per night) (the reason for me staying in the hostel). as a comparative Nuuk cost me 400DK per night for a room in a super house, and in ilulissat I paid about 650DK for a fantastic studio on the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

785 DKK for a single room with no bathroom is an extortionate price by any measure, even for Greenland. This place other than the price is acceptable enough: basic breakfast included, clean rooms, single beds, shared bathrooms in the hall. Sound insulation is definitely an issue if it's busy. Location is convenient for the airport though: just a short walk... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Polar Lodge, Kangerlussuaq The hotel is located only 100 meters from the terminal. The room was small and with common toilet and bathroom. There are not many options in Kangerlussuaq so for one night it is ok to get next days flight, but expensive. It was clean and the reception helpful.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

My wife and returned recently from a three-night stay at ”Polar Lodge” in Kangerlussuaq (Søndre Strømfjord) in Western Greenland. It was our third visit to the area (but first stay at Polar Lodge). The purpose was simply to get more of the northern lights. Kangerlussuaq is sitting just north of the Polar Circle about 180 km inland from the sea.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Stayed in this hostel as part of a Greenland Travel holiday. The rooms were warm and comfy with twin beds pushed together for a double and a desk. Wifi is expensive at 50 danish kroner for 30 mins and the phone signal was poor. There were 2 showers and loos between 5 or so rooms. These could have been cleaner... More 

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Porirua, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

This just suited our needs. It had comfortable, clean rooms and bathrooms, friendly staff, and the breakfast provided was basic but plenty of it. Supermarket not far away, and you can use the kitchen facilities.

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