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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good sized rooms, get a room overlooking the fjord, a beautiful view, which is north, excellent for viewing the northern lights, although you will have to go outside to see them from a darker area. Homely friendly feel, small and relaxed hotel, I wouldn't say it was a spa, but it did have a sauna, exercise bike & massage... More 

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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66 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2016

The hotel is very nice, in a more traditional style with lots of brown and knitted bed spreads and such. The views from the hotel are amazing, be sure to get a room with a sea view. We had dinner here, which was all right. The Alta rock carvings are about 4km from here. The bus from the airport passes... More 

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Colchetser Essex
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

The hotel has stunning views from the rear if the property externally its a boring brick built building far from inspiring the inside has some nice features. Unfortunately this is let down by miserable extremely unhelpful staff who obviously do not want to be there.

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Reviewed February 17, 2016

Friendly & helpful staff, fantastic food - wide range of gluten free options readily available from buffet and a la carte menus. View over Atla fjord is breathtaking and it is possible to see the Northern Lights from your room if the weather is kind. Rooms are clean, welcoming and warm! Spa facilities are available but guests need to book... More 

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Vestby, Norway
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44 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed February 16, 2016

Where shall i begin? As soon as we arrived, I knew we were in for problems and it started as soon as we were greeted by the "indifferent" owner. She was not rude, but certainly not happy to welcome her guests and seemed put out to even have to talk to us. We were so looking forward to a quiet... More 

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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

The best hotel I have ever stayed in. Absolutely gorgeous! Great food! Big spacious room with kitchenette. Amazing view!- I recommended a room with a sea view! I fell in love with Alta! So tranquil and relaxing! Spa on sight- book a day in advance at the reception.

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Luxembourg
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63 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

Upsides  - Value for money is good - Views of the fjord - Lobby and lounge area nicely decorated  - Service friendly - Breakfast buffet and also evening food quite nice - the location is good for the view, however a not-very-nice walk away from the 'town enter' so most will prefer to take the car. The town center hasn't... More 

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Harderwijk, The Netherlands
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111 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

Check in was friendly. The girl showed us to our room. Free coffee and tea during your stay. The rooms are as other reviewers have described only our room had the extra bonus of smelling like a sewer. If we kept the bathroom closed it was ok. Just take very short showers ;) It's also pretty noisy. We could hear... More 

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 8, 2015

A lovely small hotel with several cosy sitting areas with flame effect fires. Breakfast is excellent and evening meal is also very good. Dinner buffet available till 7pm looked good but 'tired' - pity it is not available later in the evening with fresh food. Lovely resident's lounge with complimentary tea & coffee all day plus wonderful views of the... More 

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Spain
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111 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed August 17, 2015

This hotel was a complete deception. First it is far away from anywhere you can have a dinner or any supermarket where buying food. Second, our room was in the 3rd floor with no elevator. Then the name says "& Spa"... well, it is not included on the price and when we arrived to the hotel it has already been... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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Additional Information about Altafjord Gjestegaard & Spa

Address: Bossekopveien 19, Alta 9513, Norway
Location: Norway > Northern Norway > Finnmark > Alta Municipality > Alta
Price Range: $115 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Altafjord Gjestegaard & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ask for a view of the water”
 of 5 bubbles PetraM880, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“get a room with sea view”
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 of 5 bubbles Koos83, Aug 28, 2016 | Read review
“Book rooms with Sea View over the Fjord”
 of 5 bubbles Q7975OMmikec, Feb 17, 2016 | Read review
“no lift but can access 1st floor from external door you can get your car close to”
 of 5 bubbles PeterinWales, Sep 8, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a 2 floor room facing the fjord.”
 of 5 bubbles stoffer, Aug 18, 2014 | Read review
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