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Clarion Collection Hotel With
Ranked #1 of 18 Hotels in Tromso
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Reviewed July 10, 2014

Perfect Location on old harbour side so close to Hurtigruten docking and centre of town. Comfortable good size room, very clean. Walk in shower with good pressure and quiet side room with only seagulls to disturb the peace and quiet. We felt no need for the harbour view as just an overnight stay and plenty of opportunity to see the harbour from the dining area and verandah. The Midnight sun is spectacular in this area. Breakfast was buffet and plenty of variety of hot and cold food. We enjoyed the Norwegian style with smoked salmon, pickled herrings. Cheeses and meats with boiled egg but fruit muesli and yoghurt available as well as the fried egg, bacon, potatoes etc. fruit selection is limited but plenty available. All in all very good. We did not take the evening meal on offer but it looked freshly prepared but simple fare. We chose to eat out. Staff have been extremely helpful and polite helping us make the most of the short time we had to visit Tromso

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  • Stayed: July 2014, traveled as a couple
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Oyvind V, General Manager at Clarion Collection Hotel With, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2014

Dear JOAN M

Thank you for your kind and generous review of us, and most of all for choosing us while in Tromsø. It seems like you had a nice time even for your short stay. Maybe stay longer at an other occation? We hope to welcome you back.

All the best for the summer from all at Hotell With.

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Reviewed July 9, 2014

Overall, a great choice for Tromso. The location on the harbor can't be beat, staff is nice, and the food offerings all day were sure nice to have. We loved the afternoon waffles and breakfast. The evening meal isn't anything special, but it does the job when eating out is so expensive. Dessert was curiously absent 2 of the 3 days we were there, which was a shame because the homemade cakes at the Clarion Bastion in Oslo were a real treat. We were hoping for more of the same!
The rooms are clean and adequate. We had two: the harbor view room was much smaller and quite tight. Bathrooms clean and functional. Loved the bright bedside reading lights. Blackout curtains were very useful with the midnight sun. The only bummer was that the rooms were very hot. We happened to hit Tromso during a heat wave (over 80!) and I think the hotel just isn't equipped to deal with that kind of heat. The room had a blower but no A/C, and the windows only open a wee bit.
Note that the threshold to each rooms is a small wooden step (like on a boat), so take care if this might affect you.
Hotel will do loads of laundry for 100 NOK each. There was some confusion about whether ours had been done or not, but it got sorted out. The staff kindly let me go behind the counter to print out my boarding passes for British Airways since they weren't familiar with that system.

Stayed: July 2014, traveled with family
Thank AngeKWA
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Oyvind V, General Manager at Clarion Collection Hotel With, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2014

Dear AngeKWA.

Thank you for the very kind review of us and your recent stay.

We will take your comments to us with our staff. We are offering dessert every day to our guests aswell, so I have a look at why it was not out these two days. Thank you for making me aware of it. It is also as you pointed out, not many days in Tromsø where we reach this heat as we have now. Our ventilation normally deals with this alright, but in this heat it is struggling when all open windows at the same time also.

I am really glad to see you enjoyed your time with us in Tromsø and at Bastionen in Oslo, and wish you a wonderful summer from everyone at With.

Best regards
Øyvind Vassbotn

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Reviewed July 1, 2014

This hotel gets very positive reviews from trip advisor and deservedly so. Perfect central location, with a lovely outlook on to the waterfront, friendly and homely atmosphere and excellent value for money. This country (Norway) is very expensive and it's possible to spend a small fortune on quite ordinary meals. The Clarion Hotel With plays a trump card in offering, in addition to a substantial breakfast, complimentary coffee throughout the day, 'make your own' waffles between 3 and 6 pm and an evening meal of reasonable quality from 6-9pm at no charge.
The rooms are clean and comfortable, though of a modest size, with en suite facilities and TV which receives BBC world TV plus a number of Norwegian stations, many of which show films in English. Definitely to be recommended.

  • Stayed: June 2014, traveled as a couple
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1  Thank Jennifer1924
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Oyvind V, General Manager at Clarion Collection Hotel With, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2014

Dear Anne.

Thank you for the very kind review of us and the recent stay. Really glad you enjoyed your time with us, and hope your time in Tromsø was memorable.

Wish you a lovely summer and welcome back to us at another occasion.

Best regards
Øyvind Vassbotn

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Reviewed June 30, 2014

Position of hotel was central. The feel of the hotel was welcoming. It is not a five star hotel but it provided a more personal atmosphere. Evening meal again not the standard of a five star restaurant but was adequate and a great idea. Lovely touches such as waffle mixture and waffle maker available for use between 3 to 6 in the meals area. We enjoyed our stay and would recommend it to others.

  • Stayed: June 2014, traveled as a couple
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2  Thank leoniewom
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Oyvind V, General Manager at Clarion Collection Hotel With, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2014

Dear leoniewom.

Thank you for your nice review to us and for the recent stay here. Really glad you had a good time, and hope you got to enjoy the town just as much. It is nice to see we have visits from across the world :)

Wish you a lovely summer.

Best regards
Øyvind Vassbotn

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Reviewed June 29, 2014

We chose Clarion With based on the good Tripadvisor reviews. As Norway is really expensive country we prefer hotel offering more to eat than just a breakfast. Clarion With offers really great buffet breakfast (Sanasol + Möller Omega3 also available :p) plus afternoon waffles and evening meal. That was really saving our money! There are only two waffleirons so the queues might be long for the selfservice. Do not expect to eat more than one, you don't have time to wait another. Eat your waffle with yoghurt, jam or brown cheese. Evening meal was more than we expected! Just super. It is rare that hotels offer meals on the evening for free! One hot dish + pasta, salad. See my photos!
Hotel rooms were simple but we loved. Every room has a name and unique story. Decoration is marinestyle. Best thing was absolutely the seaview. We always prefer seaview hotel and this definitely wasn't disappointment! Absolutely gorgeous views to the Tromsohavn, the bridge and you even could spot Hurtigbåts from the window.
We have tried dozen seaview + half board hotels and Clarion With was the best of these all. Location, food, room, the atmosphere was awesome. Staff really helpful. Only one minus was they don't have own parking place. Clarion Bryggen next to With has small parking where you can park if there are free place. NOK120 costs parking per night.
If you are thinking about choosing budget hotel for saving money, don't! Choose Clarion With and save money with these nearly half board treats and enjoy seaview. Complimentary coffee is also all the time available at the breakfast area. We come back as soon as we can!

Room Tip: Seaview definitely!
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  • Stayed: June 2014, traveled as a couple
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1  Thank Magellan1510
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Oyvind V, General Manager at Clarion Collection Hotel With, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2014

Hi Magellan1510

Great to see that you have a good time with us. We really appreciate the generous feedback and pictures to us.

We also hope to welcome you back to us soon.

Wish you a wonderful summer in Finland :)

Best regards
Øyvind Vassbotn

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Reviewed June 29, 2014

We chose on the basis of other reviews and were not disappointed. Very clean, quiet and well-located hotel. Friendly check-in offered us a late supper even though the kitchen had closed. Room was well-sized with free hot drinks, breakfast, afternoon waffles and evening meal. Breakfast was very tasty, we made waffles ourselves (batter was provided), and the free supper is a nice touch. Would definitely return.

One word of caution - there are several Clarion hotels in Tromso, including one very large one, so if you take the airbus check which one when they drop you at the Clarion! Needless to say we were dropped at the wrong one, but it was only a short walk to Hotel With.

Room Tip: Ask for a harbour view
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  • Stayed: June 2014, traveled as a couple
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Thank Tracy_and_Paul_NZ
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Oyvind V, General Manager at Clarion Collection Hotel With, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2014

Dear Tracy_and_Paul_NZ

Thank you so much for the warm review and we are honored to have guests travelling across the world to come to Tromsø. We really are pleased to see that you enjoyed your time with us and in Tromsø. Luckily for you Tromsø is a small compact city centre with short distances. At least you got to enjoy the harbor while walking from our other Clarion Hotel. :)

Wish you a wonderful summer!

Best regards
Øyvind Vassbotn

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Reviewed June 27, 2014

A clean hotel with a central location. Just off the main street in Tromsø, within walking distance to most restaurants, pubs, shopping, and ferries.

Nice atmosphere, harbour view and friendly staff. Free waffles in the afternoon is always welcomed.

  • Stayed: May 2014, traveled with family
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1  Thank Norwegian76
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Oyvind V, General Manager at Clarion Collection Hotel With, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2014

Hi Norwegian76.

Thank you for your kind review and for the stay back in May. Hope you had a good time in Tromsø and we hope to welcome you back again to us soon.

Hope you have a lovely summer.

Best regards.
Øyvind Vassbotn

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Address: Sjogata 35-37, Tromso 9291, Norway
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Location: Norway > Northern Norway > Troms > Tromso
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Tromso
#1 Romantic Hotel in Tromso
#3 Business Hotel in Tromso
Price Range: $133 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Clarion Collection Hotel With 3.5*
Number of rooms: 76
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Clarion Collection Hotel With is perfectly located in the harbor of the city center. Here you are only 50 meters away from the main street of Tromso, close to restaurants and shopping. At all Clarion Collection Hotels the guests have included breakfast, coffee/tea all day, waffles from 15:00(3pm)to 18:00(6pm) and light evening buffet from 18:00(6pm) to 21:00(9pm). The light evening buffet consists of one hot soup, one hot dish and bread. Not a big dinner buffet, but for most of our guests a really satisfying dinner. This makes Clarion Collection Hotel With a really cheap alternative for tourists visiting Tromso. We also offer a relax room with sauna and a steam room at the top of the hotel. Welcome to a warm and friendly hotel where you can feel at home. ... more   less 
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