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Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen, Longyearbyen

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  • Excellent22%
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  • Terrible2%
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“nice hotel”(29 reviews)
“junior suite”(15 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I wanted to go somewhere different for my husband’s slightly bigger birthday, and this place did the trick beautifully. Friendly, helpful staff, very warm building and a cracking breakfast! The rooms are a little small, with very little storage, but in all honesty that’s probably...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Dear Malin, We have been to Svalbard before in the summer months. This trip was for the Polar Winter months. I would like to compliment  a member of your staff namely Teddy for his professionalism, customer service and going the "extra mile". On arrival at...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have stayed in many Radisson Blu across the world and choose it as it is generally a brand offering consistent quality. This hotel lets the brand down. Room was tired and small and the toilet had a persistent smell of bad drains however room was...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fascinated by the fact that this hotel was originally built to house the USA Olympic team during the 1994 Lillehammer games. Then dismantled and shipped to Longyearbyen and rebuilt. You can see little hints of this, in the corridor flooring! On arrival I wasn't a...More

Thank fluffievelluto
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Comfortable hotel but not luxurious and very different from other Radisson Blu hotels not just by virtue of its location. Superior rooms (junior suites) are in a separate block which means dragging your luggage up snow covered steps and up stairs. No assistance and no...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Airport Transportation
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US$231 - US$452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$231 - US$452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Amanda S
4 January 2017|
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Response from Anders S | Reviewed this property |
No pool, however, the Radisson hotel have two outdoor Jacuzzis and a sauna! :)
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sureshv428
24 August 2015|
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Response from jyoB | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Being a typical non veg...i just glanced at the rest of the menu ! I do think there was a veg section. But te staff are so friendly & obliging- i think they would oblige if you could wait a bit or pre order.
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Penny C
28 May 2015|
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Response from noreen_11 | Reviewed this property |
Dont know. Never stayed at the hotel . Only Had dinner .
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"Ask for a room on the level of the reception area as there is no elevator."
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"Our room was pretty old. I have heard that there are remodeled rooms available. Ask about that."
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"Rooms at the back overlook the sea with better views on the higher floors"
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"Request for a room on the top / first floor as the hotel does not have elevator to the basement floor."
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