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Mary-Ann's Polarrigg

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Come join us up north at Mary-Ann`s Polarrigg, a somewhat different Hotel/Rig in Longyearbyen. Here at Mary-Ann`s we have a relaxed and homey environment that will suite everybody.Stay as the miners did back in the days in our authentic Miners Rig, or if you prefer Hotel standard you can try our Luxury Rig instead.In the day time we can assist in booking of trips from our local tour operators or if you just want a day of relaxation in our onsite spa that is also possible. For groups we can also offer a fully equipped conference room.In the evening you can try food from our delicious menu in our Vinterhagen Restaurant where we serve both Thai food and traditional Norwegian and Arctic food.Come join us for an experience of a lifetime here at Mary-Ann’s Polarrigg.
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Svalbard Airport3 mi
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All reviews rooms are small arctic foxes shared bathroom cold buffet nice living room meet other travellers great atmosphere stay somewhere else filet once in a lifetime stayed one night central location town centre airport bus polar bear the main street ensuite
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My friend and I spent 4 nights at Mary Ann's, and it was great! Friendly staff, clean rooms, and delishious food in restaurant Vinterhagen. Beds are comfy and private bathroom was good. The exterior is really something else, with a decorated boat (Mary Ann's Arc),...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank siljeaaserud
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We, as a group of photographers, had just finished spending twelve days quite far north of 78ºN chasing polar bears, arctic foxes, walrus, noting the loss millions of sea birds from previous photographs and living aboard a ship. The food was quite sumptuous and the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 943RickR
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Mary-Ann's has a real sense of faded glory. Tucked away near the centre of Longyearbyen it has all the makings of an eclectic, fun and welcoming place to stay. Sadly, it isn't. As we arrived, there was no word of welcome. No smile. Nothing. And...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank ajtbrown
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Did not stay at the hotel, but went to the restaurant on recommendation from our own hotel. And it was not a let down. Had cod cheeks for starter and then a seal stake - medium rare. A once in a lifetime experience. And the...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Agust_Hjortur
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

After watching the BBC TV series ‘Life on the edge’ I was sold on the idea of staying at Mary-Anne’s for my 3 day trip to Svalbard. I booked a single room with shared bathroom, which was small but comfortable, although lacking any in room...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Tony B
May 1, 2017|
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Response from NathaLie0779 | Reviewed this property |
The basic room (gruveriggen) is very small, 2 beds a table and chair. The living room is spacious with several sitting areas. Shared bathrooms (4 in the corridor) are always clean and have all comfort you need.
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Tony B
May 1, 2017|
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Response from Polarriggen | Property representative |
Hi Tony We have single, double, family rooms, also an amazing polar night suite. Best wishes, Natalia
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Anna F
April 24, 2017|
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Hallo Anna! Breakfast included for the double lux rooms, for the rest types is not included. But you can order it in advance with booking or at reception. 1 breakfast costs 145 NOK. Best wishes, Natalia
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"We were there to evaluate the restaurant, not the hotel. It does not appear to have the character of the..."
943RickR
Aug 7, 2018
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"No tips, it is what is it is, as per the website."
dj286
Aug 26, 2017
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"Very charming and cosy"
NathaLie0779
Feb 17, 2017
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"Costly compared to the standard but that goes for many things in Spitsbergen."
343andersb
Jul 23, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
$67 - $468 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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mary-ann`s polarrigg hotel longyearbyen
LOCATION
NorwaySvalbardSpitsbergenLongyearbyen
NUMBER OF ROOMS
41
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