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Dalen Hotel

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Hotellvegen 33, Dalen 3880 Norway See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Celebration of a price due to a workproject:) The adventure started when the bus climbed down the hill ,- and all the guest suddenly got the nature sight! And when we checked in -and lived like royalties .... The employees❤️The rooms❤️the food❤️the feeling❤️once in a...More

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Response from malin440, General Manager at Dalen HotelResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words. Welcome back one day. Best,Malin Jernberg.

Reviewed September 4, 2018

We enjoyed taking the canal boat from Ulefoss to the hotel on the Saturday, including onboard lunch. After a breath-taking boat trip we arrived at Dalen, and were welcomed and transported to the hotel by the old (fashioned) hotel car. Beautiful and charming rooms waited...More

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Response from malin440, General Manager at Dalen HotelResponded September 6, 2018

Thank you very much for your fine review and kind words Jan. We appreciate it a lot. Welcome back one day. /Malin Jernberg.

Reviewed July 30, 2018

A romantic hotel taking you 100 years back in time. Beautiful details inspired by the old Viking ship Oseberg. Wonderful staff and great food. Nice veranda with a lovely view of the lake surrounded by the mountains.

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Response from malin440, General Manager at Dalen HotelResponded August 2, 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review. Welcome back one day. /Malin Jernberg

Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

A breathtaking view met us when we arrived after driving up Setesdalen valley in our convertible with the hood down on a glorious sunny summer day. Dalen Hotel is an absolutely amazing sight in its Norwegian national romantic, dragon style architecture set against the surrounding...More

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Response from malin440, Hotelldirektör at Dalen HotelResponded July 20, 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review! Welcome back one day. Best, Malin Jernberg,

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely historic building, and very well restored. The setting is great with lawns sweeping down to the lake. Inside, one feels very Edwardian, as if you were on the set of a Merchant Ivory film, dark wood, brown leather etc, service staff...More

Thank Mike K
Response from malin440, General Manager at Dalen HotelResponded July 12, 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate your opinion! We have chosen to keep the rooms as original as we can, without TV, minibar and modern facilities. /Malin Jernberg.

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
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Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
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$262 - $416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
$262 - $416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Traveler (273)
Dining (26)
Room & Suite (20)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"Ask for rooms overlooking the lake, for example the corridor starting with number 31, odd numbers"
Sep 4, 2018
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"We had a very nice view out toward the lake - the sounds of the waterfalls down the mountains on each side..."
Oct 6, 2017
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"Book the rooms without the bathroom: you will truly enjoy the "historic" place and they have the..."
Aug 15, 2017
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"upper floor roomsat the rear, have a view to the water"
Sep 7, 2016
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