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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Returned home and was ready to meet a stressful, hectic life again after the wonderful treatment we received. Everything was perfect. Cannot think of anywhere else I'll go again to work quietly, enjoy the beautiful views and totally chill. Very helpful staff and lovely atmosphere.

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed March 2, 2016

We stayed for one night in a newly refurbished room with a beautiful view. Very good beds, clean room, helpful service. Breakfast was ok. The town Risør is well worth a visit, but wait until summer. Then the harbor is packed with boats and the cafés and restaurants are all open.

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Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed September 10, 2015

Our room had a lovely sea view. The summer terrace just below was not in use because of the off-season. I can imagine it could be busy in the summer. We ate dinner at the hotel restaurant - delicious! The cook was also the waiter, and very attentive. The breakfast was a very good spread of the typical Norwegian breakfast...

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Reviewed September 2, 2015

Risör hotel is perfectly located in this beautiful little town. The town is small so everything is walking distance, but hotel is close to some of the great spots in town (Pier 1, and some local bars). They also have a boat that takes you out to Stangholmen (lighthouse island with AMAZING views and an awesome bouillabaisse). The chef at...

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Bergen, Norway
Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

Went here to have dinner with my family. Got to sit outside as the weather was beautiful. We ate scallops and salmon tartar for starter and had the surf'n turf with crayfish, wild sheep and today's catch for mains. All food was nicely prepared although the entrecôte was more well done then the medium we asked for. Good use of...

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Bremen
Reviewed August 6, 2014

I stayed here for a business trip and was pleased to find a good quality hotel room. The staff was friendly and attentive. The room had a good standard and was as advertised. For Norwegian standards the bathroom was very good.

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Stated two days for anniversary. It is a gem of a location, as is the town itself. Terrace bar and restaurant is a great place just to watch the boats on the water. Food very good and better value than Oslo prices. Rooms basic but clean and those on the east side of hotel have the views over the sea....

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed November 4, 2013

We had a wonderful view over the ocean from our hotel room. The hotel is a walking distance from a cosy irish bar, great restaurant (Kast los), and the hotel staff are friendly and helpful. Our room did now have a refrigerator, and the breakfast was a real disappointment. On the other hand, the great location and friendly staff make...

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Stavern, Norway
Reviewed March 26, 2013

Kast Loss restaurant have had a new management during the last year. They have gradually improved the service and some of the interior. They have kept the nice maritime elements from the past. The restaurant serves a limited a ’la carte menu with both local fish and game. The food was well prepared and very tasty. During the last months...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed November 6, 2012

If you want a really good dinner this is the place to go!! Their danish chef Sören is passionate about what he serves and you can taste that. Super friendly service. If you want something with even more atmosphere you can take their boat out to the Lighthouse island Stangholmen and eat at the restaurant there. This is truly spectacular,...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Restaurant Risoer Hotel
Restaurant Risoer Hotel
Cuisines: International
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Risor Hotel

Address: Tangengata 16 | Tangengata 16, Risor 4950, Norway
Location: Norway > Southern Norway > Aust-Agder > Risor
Price Range: $157 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Risor Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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“The sea view rooms are excellent”
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 of 5 bubbles dawnhA9148NB, yesterday | Read review
“Ask for a room with sea view”
 of 5 bubbles knutsteinm, Mar 2, 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room facing east. The rest of the rooms have limited view.”
 of 5 bubbles Norwegian1905, Mar 26, 2013 | Read review
“Seafront, absolutely, but only a select few rooms have it, so you need to book them specifically and arrive early to be on the safe side.”
  • That's the town guest harbour over there, as seen from the terrace
 of 5 bubbles permorten, Jul 26, 2012 | Read review
“A view to the sea / fjord”
 of 5 bubbles Neil03091947, Feb 13, 2012 | Read review
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