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First Hotel Victoria

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#3 of 6 hotels in Hamar
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With fantastic views of Lake Mjøsa and situated just 80 metres from the railway station, Hamar’s oldest hotel – First Hotel Victoria – boasts a unique location. It offers 200 newly renovated rooms and a modern conference suite, and you can watch major sports events while enjoying the informal atmosphere of our sports bar and restaurant O’Learys. The lakeside city of Hamar is known for its cultural festivals, paddle steamer trips aboard Skibladner and, not least, the Olympic “Viking Ship” skating arena. Hamar is a perfect starting point for nature and sport experiences, such as fishing, cycling, golf, skiing and skating. Welcome to First Hotel Victoria in historic Hamar. Ask about course and conference offers.
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Property amenities
Paid public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Skiing
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Baggage storage
Parking
Free internet
Wifi
Internet
Restaurant
Breakfast buffet
Meeting rooms
Fax / photocopying
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour front desk
Ironing service
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Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
Allergy-free room
Flatscreen TV
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HOTEL CLASS
HOTEL STYLE
Centrally Located
Languages Spoken
English, Norwegian

Location

Full view
94Great for walkers
Grade: 94 out of 100
34Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
13Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
433Reviews
3Q+A
15Room tips
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Visited with friends. The hotel is city centre and really convenient for the station. The hotel is modern and the check in was fine. However, the rooms are a tad spartan in terms of furnishings and servicing was a touch idiosyncratic. Of our three rooms we managed one kettle. We seemed to either get bath mats for the shower or face towels but not seemingly both at there same time. Making the beds was erratic and brushing or hoovering was noticeable by its absence. Check out was more fun. The town was busy and the hotel was busy so the hotel seemed to want to charge walk in rates rather than that quoted when booked two months before, i.e. double! Thanks to the intervention of our local resident friend the was rectified, but disappointing! So, the moral is stay by all means but with care.
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Response from Siri-Lill Schmi... H, Front Office Manager at First Hotel Victoria
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hello Westcliff. Thanks for taking the time to write us a review. Hopefully we can wish you welcome back to us again next time you're in Hamar, and we'll try to make a better impress.
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I got a room with a nice view of the lake. Spacious room, wooden floor, comfortable bed. Friendly reception staff. The breakfast room was very crowded. Splendid location, close to the railway station.
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Response from Siri-Lill H, Front Office Manager at First Hotel Victoria
Responded Feb 4, 2019
Good evening Knut. We appreciate your review, and we're looking forward to wish you welcome back to us nexttime youære in Hamar.
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We stayed here for one night. Clean, cozy and warm room. Tea and sugar provided which was a big plus since it was a very cold day. Super comfortable beds! Good selection of breakfast. Breakfast is served until 10:30 which is awesome for people like me. It was a bit pricey, but all hotels in Norway are pricey.
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Response from Siri-Lill H, Resepsjonssjef at First Hotel Victoria
Responded Jan 2, 2019
Good morning Ieva, and thanks for your feedback. We're looking forward to wish you welcome back to Hamar again.
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Stay only one night in the hotel, the room is quite small but ok. Once we enter the hotel, small lobby with souvenir shop on the right. But unfortunately, cannot get tax refund for the receipt. I managed to get one backpack though. Had early breakfast with a very delicious Pate.. :)
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Response from Siri-Lill Schmi... H, Front Office Manager at First Hotel Victoria
Responded Dec 5, 2018
Good evening. We appreciate your review - and will bring your compliments to the chef :-)
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If you dont wanna ruin your digestion and want to survive the night ahead, avoid their food. Bla bla bla Their aint no swedish table I want some cheap tickets for a-ha hmu Void of nothingness: Jdjslaldnskkaksmsmfnkqlalflkfjanskfllallslflfkkajsjdnfnlqlalalfllflelalfllalslfkkfjskqlalalow
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PRICE RANGE
$99 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
first hotel hamar
LOCATION
NorwayEastern NorwayHamar MunicipalityHamar
NUMBER OF ROOMS
200
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