We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 6 Longyearbyen accommodations

Svalbard Lodge

Pb 548, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Svalbard Lodge to your Saves list
Svalbard Lodge
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
63%
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
ACTA The World
  • Reviews (12)
  • Photos (15)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (2)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

12 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    5
    3
    3
    1
    0
See reviews for
3
Couples
0
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
The World
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
30 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i recently stayed here for three nights (before and after a Svalbard circumnavigation expedition). It was great for two couples, since we were able to cook for ourselves and do laundry. Everything was nearby. When we returned from our trip we were able to get an early check in (we got in to Longyearbyen at 8a) so this was especially... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Randolph, New Jersey, Usa
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two couples traveled together and this was perfect for us.. it was actually cheaper for us to rent a two bedroom apartment than two separate rooms in a hotel in town. There is a small but very adequate kitchen making breakfast quick and affordable. We had a lovely view of reindeer on the mountain side as we recapped our day's... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Yokohama, Japan
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked through Svalbardbooking our accommodation : Svalbard Lodge plus 2 trips: husky trip on wheels and boat trip to Esjmark glacier and Barendsburg. All were arranged fantastic. Based on previous reviews we asked the family appartment, not directly above the Svalbar. Appartment was great and no noise during the night. All facilities were available, incl great shower, dishwasher and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We booked the Svalbard Lodge since it has good features like separate bedrooms, shower, free wifi and kitchen. Upon arrival, the apartment was very clean and ready to use. Apart from the sometimes not working wifi, we didn't find any negative points.

Was this review helpful? Yes
York, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

This lodge was fine for the basics. We had a family of 7, so the two bedrooms worked out fine. It was not fancy by any means and there was no ambiance, just a basic dormitory-style apartment. After checking out the lodge next door (where Kroa Restaurant is located), we would definitely switch to that lodge the next time.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hereford, United Kingdom
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Arrived here at 1 a.m & left at 11a.m. the same day. We needed accommodation for one night for 4 of us before joining a cruise ship & this was a suitable & good value option. The apartment was clean, the beds comfortable & the shower was hot & powerful. The decor was basic but for us it didn't matter.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013 via mobile

Large amount of space though many little details were lacking. We were on the 3rd floor and the music from 1st floor bar was vibrating stuff on shelves...bring earplugs is right. Trappers Hotel next door had better decor and personal touches.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perkiomenville, Pennsylvania
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013 via mobile

First, location and space is perfect...they got that one right. Right in the heart of town.....and having two bedrooms was nice. Seems more appropriately for a family with a couple of kids....kitchen area and wash machine...nice but something we really didn't need for a few day stay. Downside? Seems to be constructed by poor quality contractors with no standards to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
melbourne
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013 via mobile

Svalbard is not a cheap holiday destination so even the "good value" accommodation is going to be pretty pricey. Three nights at Svalbard Lodge cost me 7650NOK (around $1300USD) for a booking made a month in advance. If you are visiting Svalbard I recommend you try to secure accommodation well in advance as there were only two options when I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Svalbard Lodge, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Svalbard Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Svalbard Lodge

Address: Pb 548, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
Location: Norway > Svalbard > Spitsbergen > Longyearbyen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and BookingOdigeoWL so you can book your Svalbard Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Svalbard Lodge Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen

15 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (10)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (5)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (6)
Viewed
Other (6)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Longyearbyen with
any amenities

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Svalbard Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer