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Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren

4 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSvalbard Church11 min walk
    Popular LocationSvalbard Kirke11 min walk
    Popular LocationSvalbard Museum11 min walk
    AirportLongyearbyen (LYR-Svalbard)5 min drive

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  • Superior Double Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 226 sq ft
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsSuperior Double Room
  • Deluxe Double Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 248 sq ft
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Double Room
  • Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 420 sq ft
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsRoom
  • Standard Double Room

    4.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 194 sq ft
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Double Room
  • Standard Double Plus Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 205 sq ft
    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Double Plus Room

About this area

Longyearbyen

Located in Longyearbyen, Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren is in the city centre and near the airport. Local attractions include Svalbard Museum and Svalbard Kirke, and travellers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Spitsbergen Airship Museum. Enjoy the area's slopes with downhill skiing and ski equipment hire shops, and don't miss out on the snowmobiling.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • University Centre in Svalbard - 9 min walk
  • Svalbard Church - 11 min walk
  • Svalbard Kirke - 11 min walk
  • Svalbard Museum - 11 min walk
  • Spitsbergen Airship Museum - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • AirportLongyearbyen (LYR-Svalbard) - 5 min drive

Restaurants

  • Kroa Bar - 4 min walk
  • Polfareren - 4 min walk
  • Svalbar - 4 min walk
  • Nordpolet - 6 min walk
  • Karlsberger Pub - 6 min walk
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About this property

Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren

4-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and coffee/tea in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a meeting room, concierge services and a 24-hour front desk. All rooms are individually decorated and offer room service and hairdryers. Guests can enjoy spring water baths, and other standard amenities include premium bedding, coffee/tea makers and LCD TVs.
Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren offers 59 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers and spring water baths.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10 AM: NOK 175 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Cave exploring
  • Ecotours
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Scooter/moped hire

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Norwegian

Business services

  • 1 meeting room

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Renovated entire property – February 2016
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Spring water bathtub
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Individually decorated

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NOK 500 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are available for NOK 250.0 per day

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: NOK 175 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: NOK 75 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NOK 25 (one-way)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NOK 250.0 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: NOK 500 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards

Property is also known as

Hotel Svalbard
Svalbard Hotel
Svalbard Hotel Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen
Svalbard Hotell Polfareren Hotel Longyearbyen
Svalbard Hotell Polfareren Hotel
Svalbard Hotell Polfareren Longyearbyen
Svalbard Hotell Polfareren
Svalbard Hotell Polfareren
Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren Hotel
Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren Longyearbyen
Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren Hotel Longyearbyen

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren and receive a full refund?
Yes, Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren?
As of 20 Jan 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren on 21 Jan 2021 start from £118, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 4:00 AM.
What time is check-out at Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of NOK 75 per person, one-way, applies.
Where is Svalbard Hotell | Polfareren located?
Located in the heart of Longyearbyen, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of University Centre in Svalbard, Svalbard Church and Svalbard Kirke. Svalbard Museum and Spitsbergen Airship Museum are also within 15 minutes.
4.6
Wonderful
Rating 5 - Excellent. 188 out of 282 reviews
5 - Excellent 67%
Rating 4 - Good. 84 out of 282 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 282 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 282 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 282 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Lovely stay at Polfareren for our honeymoon. The location was excellent, staff very friendly and helpful, and the facilities great. We will be coming back as soon as possible.
Stayed 5 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Very pleasant and friendly staff
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Location, location, location - Longyearbyen - what more is there to say
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very friendly and helpful staff. The rooms were very nice and well maintained.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

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