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Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda

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Certificate of Excellence

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#2 of 19 hotels in Kristiansand
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Welcome to hotel Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda Our new hotel in Kristiansand, Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda, is the largest hotel in the city and also in Southern Norway. The hotel opened in June 2013.Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda is located on "Bystranda", Kristiansand's city beach. Only a couple of minutes by foot from the hotel you find the town's main street. From the hotel you have an idyllic view across the Norwegian skerries, from the hotel rooms as well as the restaurant. Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda has something to offer everyone. The hotel forms an integral part of Aquarama, which among its many features includes a water park, a training center and a spa. Our guests use the training facilities for free. Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda has 229 rooms, 814 beds as well as conference capacities for approx 300 people.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Sauna
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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HOTEL CLASS
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Business
Mid-range

Location

Full view
87Good for walkers
Grade: 87 out of 100
85Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
33Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
937Reviews
3Q+A
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This is a nice hotel in center of town. Nice clean rooms and bathroom. Comfortable bed. The reception was not so friendly, just doing their job. The breakfast was excellent with a great selection of hot and cold items. My only disappointment was that I had to pay for the
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Response from HavardS, General Manager at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda
Responded 1 week ago
Chris P Thank you for staying with us. I wish the hotel had free parking as well, but we do not have our own parking. BR Håvard Solum General manager
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I stayed one night here in May. The reception was very nice and the staff was friendly. I got a nice room with a comfy bed. There is a parking in the basement, it’s very expensive so I recommend to find somewhere else if possible.
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Response from HavardS, General Manager at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda
Responded 2 weeks ago
KennethJ590 Thank you for staying with us and for the kind review. Welcome back to us! Best regards Håvard Solum General manager
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I used the hotel for one night and where extremely well received by the personnel. Both in Reception as well as in the restaurant. Really helpful and made my stay memorable. The breakfast was also nice with fresh food and nice selection. Location is also perfect.
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Response from HavardS, General Manager at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda
Responded 3 weeks ago
mikaell241 Thank you so much for this really great review here on TripAdvisor. Your very kind comments about the staff are really appreciated and I will bring them forward to the excellent staff. Thank you!! Best regards Håvard Solum General manager
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Nice setup, good Conference rom exellent dinner. Very good service from start to end. We enjoyed the evning and the overnight stay at the hotel. Recommended for all sorts of activities and the best is that is by the seashore
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Response from HavardS, General Manager at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda
Responded 3 weeks ago
Terje G Thank you very much for this very kind review! Welcome back! Best regards Håvard Solum General manager
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best location, great envirement, food an must of all close to the harbour and city beach. If it´s to Cold for an outdoor swim you can use the Public pool nextdoor, not included. Excersice in gym is free if you want
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Response from HavardS, General Manager at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda
Responded 3 weeks ago
erikl565 Thank you for staying with us and for this excellent review. Welcome back! BR Håvard Solum General manager
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PRICE RANGE
$117 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
NorwaySouthern NorwayKristiansand
NUMBER OF ROOMS
229
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