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Fretheim Hotel

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on Flam Waterfront, Mailbox 63, Flam 5743 Norway See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fretheim is a lovely slice of Nordic history. We stayed in a charming room with a view out to the village of Flam at this former hunting lodge converted to a tourist destination. The service was very good, the room clean, and very, very...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked this hotel after seeing the pictures but the room we had was far removed from it. The check in itself was lackluster and the hotel was not at all busy we could see that but still the room we got on the...More

3  Thank Beat10975
Response from Frode S, Manager at Fretheim HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

I regret that your room was not to the expected standard. We do in general get very good reviews on all room categories, incl "Historical"and "American". However, we are happy to hear that service and restaurant/food met your expectations. Thank you for your comments and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was a wonderful place to stay mid-way through our "Norway in a Nutshell" journey. The staff were friendly and most apologetic that the lift wasn't working between the 3rd and the 4th floor - it was not their fault there had been power...More

Thank ttschernez
Response from Frode S, Manager at Fretheim HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for a detailed review. We are very happy to hear that we met your expectations. Welcome back !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would not recommend this hotel since we found it dark and gloomy. It definitely needs a renovation. The room we had felt like it was last updated in 1980! The staff was pushing the overpriced dinner buffet, but instead we ate in the hotel...More

3  Thank CanadaBenji
Response from Frode S, Manager at Fretheim HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry to hear that your experience with us seemed to be below par. We are in general getting excellent feedback. Anyway, we hope you'll have the chance to visitit us again some time.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the hotel was nice, check in was fast and the girls were very friendly, they were busy as we all arrived at once from the ferry we were lucky that our room was ready and we didn't have to wait like a number of other...More

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About
Description
Fretheim Hotel boasts mountain and fjord views and is somewhere you can look, taste, listen and absorb magnificent nature. The hotel is immediately adjacent to the Nærøyfjord UNESCO World Heritage site. This More fjord has been chosen as one of the world’s most beautiful destinations several times running! The hotel was built in Swiss chalet style at the end of the 19th century, and over the years has grown and developed in pace with the increase in tourists and travellers using the Bergensbana railway and, later, the famous Flåmsbana railway. The oldest part of the hotel has been carefully restored to reveal beautiful details, with open fires and antique furniture in the lounges, library, conference room and, not least, in all the historical guest rooms. Take yourself on a journey of discovery and enjoy the atmosphere of glory days past. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
122
Price range
$185 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fretheim Hotel Flåm
Location
Norway > Western Norway > Sogn og Fjordane > Aurland Municipality > Flam
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
122
Price range
$185 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fretheim Hotel Flåm
Location
Norway > Western Norway > Sogn og Fjordane > Aurland Municipality > Flam
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Traveler20141026
April 20, 2018|
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Response from colonelthom | Reviewed this property |
Not sure -- did not use.
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yan l
April 17, 2018|
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Response from Frode S | Property representative |
Yes, we have a self laundry service + drier for our hotel guests.
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February 17, 2017|
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Response from drengen | Reviewed this property |
I don't know; the first night we dined at nearby Ægir brewery & pub (recommended!), and the second day we had a seminar dinner which I didn't pay myself. In general, Ægir is better than Fretheim food wise. Also try... More
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"room facing railroad"
KevinG471
3 weeks ago
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"Book very early so that you can get a less expensive room."
lrmiller32
Aug 27, 2018
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"Request a room with a balcony overlooking the harbor. The higher, the better."
RosieTexas
Aug 14, 2018
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"We stated on the second floor facing the mountain with door opening outside. Very nice and close to dining..."
GideonB710
Aug 13, 2018
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