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Overview
Main street of Svalbard Boks 316, Longyearbyen 9171 Norway See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Having arrived at nearly 1am, I was super tired. The staff was super nice and helpful and the room was very cozy. Great shower, great location, and great service. If I am ever in Svalbard again, I will be staying here!

Thank globetrotting-elissa
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really cozy, little hotel in the center of town. Very friendly and helpful staff. Great breakfast. We booked our dog sledding and boat ride to Pyramiden. No issues. I really love the idea of no TVs in the rooms, could do with plugs by beds,...More

Thank Aggi W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A friend and I visited Svalbard for a week. Everything about our stay was even beyond our expectations. Svalbard is a unique and magical place. And staying at Basecamp Hotel was marvellous. The hotel is a former trappers lodge ,,,, fully modernised buy with the...More

Thank DarleneFB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here twice during my time in Longyearbyen and with the company's Nordenskiold Lodge. Basecamp is in a perfect location for getting about in town, staff are enthusiastic and passionate about their jobs and trips and the actual trips they do are incredible. I spent...More

Thank PhillD81
Response from Torill Brandal B, Kundeansvarlig at Basecamp HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Phill, We are glad to hear from you and thank you for the nice feedback! It is inspiring to read about our hotel hosts that share their enthusiasm with you, and that our Nordenskiold hosts become your friends on the trip. Next time you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Other descriptions provide good information. It is a comfortable good hotel and provides an excellent base for one or two night stays between trips around Svalbard. From the Hotel it is possible to walk to the museum, shops and restaurants. A slightly longer walk (still...More

Thank Francis A
Response from Torill Brandal B, Kundeansvarlig at Basecamp HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting us! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Next time you might want also to join us to Isfjord Radio Adventure Hotel at the very west coast of Svalbard. Welcome you back in the future, best regards Basecamp...More

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Basecamp Hotel is situated right at the heart of Longyearbyen, among restaurants, pubs, shops and bank. It is absolutely Longyearbyen's most amazing hotel; decorated in traditional trapper's style with ...More driftwood, sealskins, pictures and objects that illustrate the past and current trappers' life in the Arctic. Despite its rusticity, Basecamp Hotel offers high quality accommodation with unique style! Basecamp Hotel is part of Basecamp Explorer Spitsbergen, which operates day trips and expeditions to Isfjord Radio, Trapper’s Station and Nordenskiöld Lodge. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$196 - US$273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Trapper's Hotel
Location
Norway > Svalbard > Spitsbergen > Longyearbyen
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$196 - US$273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Trapper's Hotel
Location
Norway > Svalbard > Spitsbergen > Longyearbyen
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Traveller (272)
Room & Suite (72)
Dining (35)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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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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Tam R
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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"very quiet and good location"
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"The suite is pretty nice to have!"
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"Every room is different,allow your self a surprise!"
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"If you have access issues, be sure to ask for lower floor."
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