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Smarthotel Forus

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Pillow-top beds, desk, soundproofing, rollaway beds
Pillow-top beds, desk, soundproofing, rollaway beds
Pillow-top beds, desk, soundproofing, rollaway beds

Overview of Smarthotel Forus

Smarthotel Forus

3 out of 5

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Individually-wrapped food options
Luramyrveien 12, Forus, Sandnes, 4313

Explore the area

  • AirportStavanger (SVG-Sola)11 min drive
  • Popular LocationKongeparken13 min drive
  • Popular LocationNorwegian Petroleum Museum16 min drive
  • Popular LocationFlor and Fjaere94 min drive

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About this area


Located in Sandnes, Smarthotel Forus is connected to a shopping centre. Science Factory and Sormarka Arena are local attractions and those in the mood for shopping can visit Kvadrat Shopping Center and Amfi Madla. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Viking Stadium or Stavanger Idrettshall. Break out the clubs and hit the links on a nearby golf course, or seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Kvadrat Shopping Center - 5 min walk
  • Forusstraen - 4 min drive
  • Kongeparken - 13 min drive
  • Norwegian Petroleum Museum - 16 min drive
  • Flor and Fjaere - 94 min drive

Getting around

  • Gausel Station - 3 min drive
  • Stavanger (SVG-Sola) - 11 min drive


  • Smarthotel — 1 min walk
  • Maki bar - 12 min walk
  • Sabi Sushi - 4 min drive
  • Royal Thai Restaurant - 5 min drive
  • Golden Star Take Away - 5 min drive

About this property

Smarthotel Forus

Sandnes 3-star hotel connected to a shopping centre
Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, dry cleaning and laundry facilities. All 154 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. For a bit of entertainment, guests will have flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and other amenities include showers and desks.
Smarthotel Forus offers 154 forms of accommodation. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 26-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower. This Sandnes hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

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

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 5:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 6:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: NOK 145 for adults and NOK 145 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Shopping


  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Norwegian


  • 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 (select rooms)
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • 26-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels


  • Desk
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: NOK 300

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NOK 250.

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 buffet breakfast: NOK 145 for adults and NOK 145 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: NOK 300 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

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
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club and Eurocard; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Smarthotel Forus
Smarthotel Forus Hotel
Smarthotel Forus Hotel Sandnes
Smarthotel Forus Sandnes
Smarthotel Forus Hotel
Smarthotel Forus Sandnes
Smarthotel Forus Hotel Sandnes

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 165 out of 714 reviews
5 - Excellent 23%
Rating 4 - Good. 333 out of 714 reviews
4 - Good 47%
Rating 3 - Okay. 171 out of 714 reviews
3 - Okay 24%
Rating 2 - Poor. 31 out of 714 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 14 out of 714 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Staff & service
Stayed 4 nights in Jun 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Very good service from staff
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
good practical solution for a short stay, good value for money
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020