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Scandic Karasjok

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Leavnnjageaidnu 1, Karasjok 9730, Norway (Formerly Rica Hotel Karasjok)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just the right soft bed and clean room to end the day from a long bus ride. The hotel is cosy with well-appointed decor of Sami designs. Staff are helpful, but the only sour note was no hot breakfast and they run out of my favourite red smoothie drink!

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Trondheim, Norway
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38 reviews 38 reviews
28 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Two days in Karasjok. I was received by a nice and service minded hotel staff. Dinner at night: First course: Two kinds of smoked reindeer heart, then: reindeer filet. Ah...! A good nights sleep - very quiet place. Interesting surroundings: The Saami parliament, museum, old church, tourist centre, theater.

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Straumen Norway
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Friendly and helpful staff, nice rooms, good breakfast. And above all: his hotel is in the middle of Norwegian Lapland, and the hotel has gor specially designed curtains, carpets, cups and plates.Even the menu in Storgammen sami restaurant ( where the hotel guests have dinner in summer) have bits of reindeer fur on the outside.

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Vossevangen, Norway
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64 reviews 64 reviews
27 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We stayed at the hotel when passing by Karasjok. We didn`t book in advance and got a good price. There weren`t many guests but the hotel was being cleaned as the opening of the Sami Parliament by the King and the Crown Prince was scheduled for the coming days. The staff was friendly and helpful. Our room was on the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I was at Rica Karasjok June 3-5. th. The hotel had many guests, and I was told that there is only superior-rooms left, with superior-prices. But I just got a regular room - even on the lower floor (basement-feeling). Still I had to pay 1810 NOK for the first night, and 1610 NOK for the second night - and I... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

I stayed at Rica Karasjok during new years eve celebration where I and my collegue was shooting a large firework from the nearby montain. There were not a lot of guests, but the hotel manager andmade us feel wellcome. The hotel has clean and comfortable rooms with sami design elements, a nice common room with a large fireplace and a... More 

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Rome, Italy
14 reviews 14 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We spend just one night here passing through Karasjok but this Hotel is very nice. In the middle of Sami park. With a Sami restaurant with a fantastic and very special atmosphere. It's under a sort of tend; you go a bit down in the ground and looks like a cave. You eat close to the fire in a circle... More 

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165 reviews 165 reviews
49 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Best place in town, right next to the Sami Center, very good breakfast, friendly staff, pleasant atmosphere , tasteful interior, close to Sami Parliament and Sami Museum, Do not miss the Sami restaurant " Gammen " in unique location, ( grass roof hut with reindeer food )

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Houston, Texas
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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

This is a city hotel in a rural setting. If you are after a hotel that is predictable in an area that is less than predictable, this might be for you. We had no problems although some people we were traveling with said they had no hot water. The staff are friendly and it is convenient to shopping and attractions.... More 

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Petropolis, RJ
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97 reviews 97 reviews
28 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

Stayed one night during recent 3800 km motorcycle tour of Norway. The night we arrived there was a wedding reception in full swing with 300 plus people in Lappland costume. Curtains deal well with the fact that it doesnt get dark. Service is friendly and competent. Rooms a little run down but quaint, clean and comfortable. Food is very good.... More 

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Address: Leavnnjageaidnu 1, Karasjok 9730, Norway (Formerly Rica Hotel Karasjok)
Location: Norway > Northern Norway > Finnmark > Karasjok Municipality > Karasjok
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Karasjok 3.5*
Number of rooms: 56
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