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Glendale, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff was very friendly and helpful. We were 6 family members traveling, and we had 3 rooms. The rooms were very nice, and we had a quiet stay. The central location was great for everything we wanted to do. We also enjoyed the breakfast selections.

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Shoreview, United States
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3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My basic requirements for a room is that it is quiet and that the bed is comfortable. My room met neither of those requirements. It was located on the second floor next to a bar and restaurant which remained noisy until about 11:30pm. It was also next to a busy street. The bed was very hard and the pillow felt... More 

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Bjørghild F, General Manager at First Hotel Marin, responded to this review

Dear Larry W, Thank you very much for your feedback regarding your stay with us at First Hotel Marin. I really do appreciate that you took the time to evaluate us, and I am very sorry that you did not have the experience you had hoped for in our hotel. We do have rooms facing the yard which is quiet... More 

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Eastpointe, Michigan
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127 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is really nice. The rooms are spacious,clean, and comfy. The breakfast is outstanding. The rates are reasonable. It is centrally located to shopping, bars, and the heart of Bergen. A great choice if you are planning a trip to Bergen.

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Thank Stendel
Bjørghild F, General Manager at First Hotel Marin, responded to this review

Dear Stendel, Thank you very much for your positive feedback regarding your stay at First Hotel Marin. Our guests' feedback is very important to us, and I am very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. I look forward to wish you welcome back to First Hotel Marin. Yours sincerely, Bjørghild Fjellestad General Manager More 

Groningen, The Netherlands
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80 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

GOOD: Location, breakfast buffet, clean room. BAD: I parked my car in the parking garage beside the hotel. Just pay for 48 hours (we were staying two days) and you are fine was the girl telling me behind the desk, so I did. After 24 hours the hotel told me I had to leave the parking because of maintenance. I... More 

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Bjørghild F, General Manager at First Hotel Marin, responded to this review

Dear Henk M, Thank you very much for your feedback regarding your stay with us at First Hotel Marin. I really do appreciate that you took the time to evaluate us, and I am very sorry that you did not have the experience you had hoped for in our hotel. I have sent you an e-mail directly to solve the... More 

Stroud, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Near the fish market, so in walking distance of most city attractions. Large clean room with comfortable beds. Although centrally positioned, quiet (we were on the fifth floor). Late check out (12.00), with luggage storage once checked out. Free wifi and free access to hotel computer and printer (we used this for our boarding passes). Able to use lounge with... More 

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Bjørghild F, General Manager at First Hotel Marin, responded to this review

Dear D2486IJsteve, Thank you very much for your positive feedback regarding your stay at First Hotel Marin. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and felt well taken care of by our staff during your stay with us. I will naturally share this positive feedback with my dear colleagues. I look forward to wish you welcome back... More 

Halifax, Canada
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51 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great stay I have not a single complaint. Comfortable beds. Clean room, amazing view. I was impressed. Great breakfast with helpful staff. Easy walking distance within Bergen. We arrived via train and left vie rental car. I booked two months prior and prepaid, so my rate was quite a bit lower than last minute bookings. This was by far one... More 

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Thank Andrea M
Bjørghild F, General Manager at First Hotel Marin, responded to this review

Dear Andrea M, Thank you very much for your positive feedback regarding your stay at First Hotel Marin. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and felt well taken care of by our staff during your stay with us. I will naturally share this positive feedback with my dear colleagues. I look forward to wish you welcome... More 

Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel. I'd describe it as a typical business class hotel Generous and nice breakfast buffet. Ideal location for the tourist areas Good value for a hotel of the quality. Friendly helpful staff. Quiet rooms. Coffee is not in rooms but a free vending machine.

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Bjørghild F, General Manager at First Hotel Marin, responded to this review

Dear Dave588, Thank you very much for your positive feedback regarding your stay at First Hotel Marin. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and felt well taken care of by our staff during your stay with us. I will naturally share this positive feedback with my dear colleagues. I look forward to wish you welcome back... More 

Geneva, Switzerland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean rooms, hotel has a very good location in the center of the city. Very nice to have laundry facilities for free. Possibility to park the car in the private parking of the hotel for a reasonable "norvegian" price. People at the reception: top

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Thank guillaumecP2445TQ
Bjørghild F, General Manager at First Hotel Marin, responded to this review

Dear guillaumecP2445TQ, Thank you very much for your positive feedback regarding your stay at First Hotel Marin. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and felt well taken care of by our staff during your stay with us. I will naturally share this positive feedback with my dear colleagues. I look forward to wish you welcome back... More 

Istanbul, Turkey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'll come back again :) Wonderful location in Bergen. Clean and big rooms. It has a big bathroom. Wifi connection can be better. It has a minibar. I like it so much. This hotel is my second home in lovely Bergen

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Thank 886hamidec
Bjørghild F, General Manager at First Hotel Marin, responded to this review

Dear 886hamidec, Thank you very much for your positive feedback regarding your stay at First Hotel Marin. Our guests' feedback is very important to us, and I am very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. I look forward to wish you welcome back to First Hotel Marin. Yours sincerely, Bjørghild Fjellestad General Manager More 

Colorado
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194 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel's location is 5 star - only a block away from the beautiful harbor street, Bruggen. The lobby of the hotel gives an up scale appearance, but the quality of my room was disappointing. The room for very hot. There was only one thin towel and one skinny pillow in room. There were no drinking glasses, bath mat, Kleenex,... More 

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Thank JEMAltitude
Bjørghild F, General Manager at First Hotel Marin, responded to this review

Dear JEMAltitude. Thank you very much for your feedback regarding your stay at First Hotel Marin. I appreciate very much that you took the time to evaluate us. I am very sorry that your room lacked so many amenities, and that those you got were removed on the next day. We only have tea pots in our upgraded rooms and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
First Hotel Marin is a classic hotel situated in the city center of Bergen. The unique location of the hotel is on the famous "Bryggen" in Bergen which is on UNESCOs world-heritage list. Marin have well-equipped rooms, conference facilities as well as steambaths, sauna and a gym. Our rooms are charming and welcoming, some with wonderful views over Bryggen. Treat yourself to a little luxury and enjoy our spacious suites and come home to some extra comfort after a busy day. First Hotel Marin is a perfect match for both business and pleasure. Welcome to a newly renovated First Hotel Marin in Bergen. Centrally located and renovated 2013/2015 Rooms with view of the harbour Parking Free WiFi Free Breakfast ... more   less 

Additional Information about First Hotel Marin

Address: Rosenkrantzgaten 8, Bergen 5003, Norway
Location: Norway > Western Norway > Hordaland > Bergen
Price Range: $128 - $298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — First Hotel Marin 4*
Number of rooms: 151
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Also Known As:
1st Hotel Marin
First Hotel Bergen
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Bergen
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