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Clarion Hotel Ernst

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Radhusgt. 2, Kristiansand 4664, Norway
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Northern Norway, Norway
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

In the city center easy to reach it from the ferry or train station. Cosely rooms and the staff are sympatic and helpfull. Nice also for couples. And nearby from many places where you can have a drink or a meal!

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Kinglake, Australia
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52 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So far we have been underwhelmed with our Clarion experiences in Norway. The lobby often looks great (although this one is a bit garish); but the rooms are ordinary to substandard. The rooms at this one (standard double) were small, tired and lacking basic amenities. Parking is in a limited space garage under the hotel, but there is paid parking... More 

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Thank Jennifer H
Eindride L, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Ernst, responded to this review

Hello Jennifer! Thank you for your honest review. Hope to see you again soon!! More 

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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has its pros and cons: One of the main advantages is its location, as it is neatly placed next to the main shopping street in the town. This was very useful as we spent a few days just strolling through town. However, we had to spend 180kr a day on parking, and they didn't even have room for... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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66 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were here for one night. the hotel is nice and breakfast buffet was great. Sits right next to a street with tons of restaurants. Also accross the ferrys. Tip: Parking is outside in front of hotel, but does not belong to hotel.

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Oslo, Norway
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

What I like about Clarion hotels is their focus on environment and ecological food. The food was excellent and lovely presented. I also enjoyed the glamorous design of the lobby, and the warm and smiling personnel. I would definitely stay at this hotel again.

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Thank Camilla S
Eindride L, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Ernst, responded to this review

Hello Camilla! Thank you very much for your great review. We are truly appriciate that you had a nice stay at our hotel. Hope to see you back soon :) More 

Yantai, China
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Great rooms-great staff and delicious breakfast. . And in the heart of the city.. 15 min with car to the zoo, 5 min walk to a great beach.. everything like shopping and restaurants right outside the door..

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Thank lene45
Eindride L, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Ernst, responded to this review

Hello Lene! Thank you for your great review! Hope to see you back soon :) You are most welcome! More 

London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

I have to say the hotel was nice and the city even better, there is an array of restaurants and eating places to visit in this nice city or town. The views are fantastic and the walks would be great( I was on business so did not get to do much). The hotel is good and clean, the room was... More 

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Thank williammarlin
Eindride L, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Ernst, responded to this review

Hei! Thank you for your feedback. Yes, a few of our rooms are small, sorry about that. I can assure you that most of our rooms are actually quite large, so I guess the hotel was "packed" Because we dont use the small rooms normally. But at your next stay, please let us know about this, and I promise you... More 

Kristiansand, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

Fantastic breakfast until 12 at sundag and great room (superior) We had gradpa visiting us, not far away from the hotel, so we took a bonus night at Ernst Hotel in Kristiansand. The hotel is in the middle of the city, and you can walk everywhere! Great!

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Eindride L, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Ernst, responded to this review

Thank you! What a great review :) We are really happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you back soon!! More 

Bergen
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Okay, but you don't get what you pay for. You can have the same for half the price if it's not called Clarion. The location is good, and the hotel gives a contemporary feeling. The room didn't have an iron, which I would expect at a hotel like this.

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Thank erik475
Eindride L, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Ernst, responded to this review

Hello Eirik! Thank you for your review. I am sorry that you didn't find our hotel as a good "value for money" hotel. But I just want to let you know that most of our rooms have an iron. If you ask for this when you check in, we can most certainly provide you with a room that has one.... More 

Oslo, Norway
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

The hotel has an cam atmosphere where you can relax enjoy the moment. The breakfast is excellent ang gives a good start of the day. The dining area is a good place to be . The rooms might be a bit small but is ok. The hotel is situated in the centrum of Kristiansand and is situated close to transport... More 

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Eindride L, General Manager at Clarion Hotel Ernst, responded to this review

Thank you, Naustvik, for your great review. We are really happy that you enjoyed the hotel and our breakfast. Hope to see you soon :) More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel Ernst

Address: Radhusgt. 2, Kristiansand 4664, Norway
Location: Norway > Southern Norway > Vest-Agder > Kristiansand
Price Range: $158 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clarion Hotel Ernst 4*
Number of rooms: 200
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Also Known As:
Clarion Hotel Kristiansand
Clarion Kristiansand
Kristiansand Clarion
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Kristiansand
#5 Family Hotel in Kristiansand
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