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  • Excellent75%
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Family Rooms
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Multilingual Staff
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Right in the heart of Longyearbyen, this accommodation reminds one of a trappers hut! The architecture is very rustic and the rooms are based on something you might find in the wilderness. Bunk beds, so not for someone who wants a more “traditional “ style...More

Thank papillon2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small hotel is the real deal. Although the rooms aren't enormous, they have everything that is needed, are super warm with a great breakfast, and a very committed reception desk (thank you Lena!). When we needed an extra night at short notice, there was...More

Thank BobbyN153
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Norway & Basecamp, 12 points! We loved everything! Excellent breakfast, comfortable beds, authentic decorations with a twist in shared areas and in the rooms. Coffee, tea or hot chocolate with biscuits available at all times at the reception. The hotel can arrange ALL your trips...More

Thank EllaTraveller
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Great hotel with much character. Each room is unique. We staying here in April and it was quite cold outside. We did not have the ability to adjust the heat in our room down to a level comfortable so we had to crack the window...More

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We went to the Basecamp last january and totally loved this place. Before arriving, they helped us to plan our stay and excursions (dogsleddging, snowmobile) We had so much fun and will never forget our stay in longyearbyen. The place is in the middle of...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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US$194 - US$432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$194 - US$432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Jen T
20 September 2017|
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Response from Lise G | Property representative |
Hello Jen. Thank you for your question. In Desember it is dark 24/7 but you can still go on activities. For more information regarding witch one, please send us an e-mail. Best regards Lise Gulstad General manager
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11 April 2017|
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1. In July maybe the chance to see polar bears is when participating on a cruise/boat trip that visit glaciers and remote areas. 2. Airplane ARRIVALS differs. See SAS airline and Norwegian airlines 3. Airplane DEPARURES... More
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1 April 2017|
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Response from Lucy B | Reviewed this property |
Glad to have helped :) There were a few people travelling on their own and everyone is so friendly so do not worry. It's a fabulous place full of people with the same interests. Have fun!
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"Room 14 worked for us!"
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"Request a room on the second floor with a raised seating area to look out the windows"
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"All individual in trapper style."
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"Take rooms at the first floor to avoid people noise"
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