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Scandic Grand Tromso

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Storgata 44 Postboks 8, Tromso 9008 Norway See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews northern lights catch the bus located close outdoor activities basic room breakfast spread free coffee the main street rooms are nice hotel is centrally located great breakfast buffet reception area city centre junior suite aurora chasing midnight sun salmon
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Date of stay: November 2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying in Tromsø as a base for work in the general area. The welcome I received at reception was very good. However on getting to my allocated room it was clear to see the room was in need of a total update. It...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 768jenniferh768
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Upon arrival, we found the hotel complete covered in scaffolding. Neither upon booking nor on check-in or at any later stage was there any proactive apology or even information by the hotel on the ongoing construction works. Works started at about 7am with loud drilling...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank kr0elle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were greeted by the receptionist who was so friendly and helpful, we knew we were in for a good stay. From the outside the building is covered with scaffolding but inside the reception is nice, and offers complementary hot drinks which is great after...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank marthiex
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a standard queen room for 3 nights and picked this hotel because of its convenient location near to the centre and the port. It's also just a 2 minute walk from the bus stop for the local bus to the airport, much cheaper...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Description
The Rica Grand Hotel enjoys a central location right on Tromso’s main street, closest to the best shopping, the most tasty restaurants, the most overpopulated cafes and the wettest waterholes. The Rica Grand Hotel More is your best starting point for visiting Tromso and its colourful inhabitants. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
133
Price range
$118 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Rica Grand Hotel Tromso
Location
Norway > Northern Norway > Troms > Tromso
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
133
Price range
$118 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Rica Grand Hotel Tromso
Location
Norway > Northern Norway > Troms > Tromso
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simplysaint
October 23, 2018|
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Response from ResepsjonGrand | Property representative |
Good Evening, There has been some negative feedback due to the renovations, understandably so, but compared to the amount of guests we have stay with us the renovations are for the most part not an issue and most of our... More
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Phailee
January 24, 2018|
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Response from ResepsjonGrand | Property representative |
Hello, The airport bus does not run 24h, but the schedule it set to fit all flights. Best Regards, Elizabeth Scandic Grand Tromsø
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kwoksumlooi
February 6, 2017|
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Response from Maria K | Property representative |
We have free coffee and tea in the reception area. If you book a superior extra room or junior suite, you will get free coffe and tea facilities in the room.
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Room Tips
"Be sure to ask for a refurbished room"
smashyhelen
4 weeks ago
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"Difficult recommending rooms since the outside of the hotel was under restoration."
MariaHelsingborg
Oct 31, 2018
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"excellent location"
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Oct 27, 2018
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"Stay away at all cost!"
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Sep 20, 2018
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