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Asker, Norway
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice location, good breakfast, friendly staff. Good standard. Some construction work currently going on at the hotel but that did not affect my stay to any extent. The railway alongside the hotel may cause some noise.

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Trude O, General Manager at First Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to give me your feedback after your stay with us. I truly appreciate it. I am very pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay at Victoria Hotel though you experienced some noise from the railway. Next time ask for a room facing the back yard. We hope you will visit us... More 

Oslo, Norway
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38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This hotel is centrally located in downtown Hamar one minute from the train station. The rooms are OK standard with good beds, clean and a nice bathroom, The staff were very friendly and helpful and they were flexible about check in. check out. All in all a good stay and good value for Norway.

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Trude O, General Manager at First Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this nice feedback after your stay at Victoria Hotel. I truly appreciate it. I am glad to see that you had a nice stay with us an I am especially happy to read that you found the staff friendly and helpful. We hope to see you back here very soon. Best regards Trude G. Oreld... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Modern and convenient room with useful and comfortable furniture. Nice hygienic wooden floor without carpet. Beautiful and modern shower and toilet. Had a lake-view room with direct outlook to Miösa-Lake.

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Trude O, General Manager at First Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice feedback after your stay wit us. I truly appreciate that you took the time to write this review. I am happy to se that you had a good experience staying at Victoria Hotel. We hope to see you again. Best regards Trude G. Oreld General Manager More 

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12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

This is a modern, poorly designed hotel. The bedroom had no shelf or rack for a suitcase. The modern supposedly trendy shower arrangement made to impossible to contain the water within the shower area. A notice apologised for inconvenience during building works - hammering commenced just after 7am. It is considered vitally critically necessary to play music at breakfast.

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Trude O, General Manager at First Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us this important feedback. I am very sorry to see that your stay wasn't a good experience. I can ensure you that we use all the feedback we receive from our guest to deliver better service and product. I hope that you will try our hotel some other time and... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

I was on the 6th floor. The room was small and claustrophobic, as the only view through the window was of a square of sky. Unless you are very very tall, avoid this floor. The hotel was reasonably well situated, if you like being by a car park and railway lines.

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Trude O, General Manager at First Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give me your comments after your stay with us. I am truly sorry so see that you didn`t have the best experience. I hope you will come back to us some other time and that we then can try to give you a room on a different floor. Again, thank you for your... More 

Hamar
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The railway made a lot of noise,and the room was extremly hot with a gross carpet floor. Nice bathroom! The breakfast was standard egg,bacon,sausage...but no extras (like fish). Cheap parkingplace nearby.

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Trude O, General Manager at First Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback after your stay wit us. I truly appreciate it. I am sorry to see that your sleep was disturbed by the trains. Next time ask for a room facing the back yard. You will find this rooms more quiet. Again, thank you so much for your comments. We hope... More 

Genova
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

I stayed here for business and it was not my first time in Hamar - in my opinion this is the best hotel option for its location and room quality. Overall stay was good, breakfast could be significantly improved with some sweet options (also the coffee machine was out of order).

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Trude O, General Manager at First Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to comment on your stay with us. I truly appreciate it and I am happy to see that you enjoyed your stay at First Hotel Victoria. Regarding breakfast I thank you for the constructive feedback. We hope to see you again very soon. Best regards Trude G. Oreld General Manager More 

Oslo, Norway
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71 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Victoria is an old hotel with nice renovation very central in Hamar, close to railway station and near lake Mjøsa. The room was of good size, and bed very comfortable. My only complaint is poor ventilation in the bathroom.

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Thank LivS41
Trude O, General Manager at First Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us your feedback after your stay with us. I truly appreciate it. I am glad to see that you find the room comfortable. We will look into the issue regarding the ventilation in the bathroom. Again, thank you. We hope to see you again very soon. Best regards Trude G.... More 

Drammen, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Victoria has a serviceminded and friendly staff. My room was a bit small, and the shower drain didn't work (and weren't fixed during my stay). Window towards the back yard, but I didn't have any time to admire a view anyways.

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Trude O, General Manager at First Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to evaluate us after your stay with us. I truly appreciate it and I can assure you that we use all the feedback we receive to deliver a better product and better service. I am glad to read that you experienced our staff as service minded and friendly. We hope to see you again... More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Aweful noise from the traing across the street. Room was way to hot, no airco, can't open the window because of the noise of the street and train passing by. Curtains do not connect, so you can get it dark. Personel making noise while prepairing breakfast. Woke up at 4:30 every single day. Stayed for a week.

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Trude O, General Manager at First Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us your feedback after your stay with us. I truly appreciate it. I am sorry to se that you did not have a good experience staying with us and that you got disturbed from noise both inside and outside the hotel. We do have rooms facing the back yard that... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about First Hotel Victoria

Address: Strandgaten 21, Hamar 2300, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Hedmark > Hamar Municipality > Hamar
Price Range: $116 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — First Hotel Victoria 3*
Number of rooms: 161
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