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Scandic Grimstad

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Bergen, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, big family room with bubble bath tub(a favourite for the kids), very quiet, clean and an amazingly good breakfast with a lot of different breads, waffles, ham, cheese, jam, smoked salmon, smoked mackerel, herring, juices, granolas, fruit and veg, and a lot of condiments! Plus for mini shop at the check-in with very good caesar salad, with... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We paid for a junior suite and ended up with a large meeting room with a tiny bedroom at the end of it. No bedside tables. A closet with a space 90 centimeters high to hang your clothes. Not possible to hang a dress or a coat. The bathroom was very cramped with a HUGE Jacuzzi tub. that would take... More 

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Ystradgynlais, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The town is lovely and the hotel is situated right in the centre which has it's good and bad points. As we were working whilst away we had a large 4x4 vehicle which we needed to park. The main parking for the hotel has a maximum height of 1.8 metres, so we had to ask where best to park. They... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Perfect hotel for our one night stay. We stayed here just to break a long journey up. It was ideal for our needs. Staff were friendly, rooms spacious & clean. Excellent buffet breakfast. Right in the heart of the seaside town of Grimsatd, everything is just a few minutes walk away!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

We visited scandic as a 1 day trip to Grimstad. It's a very small near/by the ocean place. The city center is not very big at all... but if the weather permits it, you can definitely have a nice time here! Loads of historical monuments and museums. We did have bad weather, so "praise the lord" for our choosing of... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Admittedly, the hotel had a strike when we arrived. First room offered was dark and very plain. We were then offered a nicer room on the ground floor. Food in restaurant adequate and the lady manager running the place on her own was doing a great job. Grimstad itself..... Not good... Would definitely recommend avoid... Go to Lillesand close by...... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

This is a lovely old hotel in the centre of the beautiful city of Grimstad. The staff was very helpful. breakfast excellent, nice and quiet room. The hotel had everything I wanted, free wifi, TV, refridgerator, writing desk, sitting group.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

One of the best hotels in Grimstad. I was there for one week and the service was amazing. Get into the the top floor open area and have a bird eye view of the Grimstad city and port. Worth to go there at night as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Visiting my daughter stayed at the scandic . The staff were very helpful and nice to talk to, rooms were very clean and comfortable, the place itself is very small but beautiful views. Have to say it's the most expensive place I have ever been .

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Cecilie H, Front Office Manager at Scandic Grimstad, responded to this review

Hi Jeanette N. Thank you for a great review. I glad you had a great trip to Grimstad and visited our hotel. Welcome back at any time. Best regards More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated next to the market in Grimstad our cosy hotel is the perfect place to stay when visiting this charming town. We have everything you need to make your stay enjoyable. Get a good nights sleep in one of our comfortable rooms, eat a hearty breakfast, borrow a bike and go for a ride. Come back and enjoy a nice dinner in our popular restaurant Kjeller'n in the evening. Our hotel also offer you various meeting rooms in different sizes as well as our own garage and free WiFi in all rooms and public areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scandic Grimstad

Address: Kirkegaten 3, Grimstad 4878, Norway (Formerly Rica Hotel Grimstad)
Location: Norway > Southern Norway > Aust-Agder > Grimstad
Price Range: $146 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Scandic Grimstad 3.5*
Number of rooms: 98
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