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Reviewed 1 November 2016

After a Journey to the Nordkaap on our way down in Norway, we planned to visit this town... We really enjoyed it, the combination with Eagons and the breakfast the other day made this stay the best one on Our 3 weeks trip :)

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Sivertz-Pettersen, General Manager at Thon Hotel Harstad, responded to this review

Hi, Henk v! We are very happy that your stay in Harstad, and with us was the best on your 3 weeks trip! Thank you so much for taking the time to rate us, and telling us! Hope to see you aganin in the future some time. Regards, Odd Kåre Sivertz-Pettersen

Reviewed 15 September 2016

Nice room , with a balcony! Double bed and good food in the restaurant. Situated by the harbour, everything you need is within walking distance, very easy to walk into city center and do you shopping there.

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Sivertz-Pettersen, General Manager at Thon Hotel Harstad, responded to this review

Hi, Bjørn V! Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a very positive rating here at Tripadvisor, we really appreciate that! We hope to see you again soon! Regards, Odd Kåre Sivertz-Pettersen

Lindas Municipality, Norway
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great hotel at the harbour front in Harstad. Also in the center of the city means short walking distance to "everything" Excellent room on the seaside gave me a wonderful view over the harbour. Breakfast is really luxurious with everything you want/need.

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Sivertz-Pettersen, General Manager at Thon Hotel Harstad, responded to this review

Hi GeirVi! We really love your nice review! We have a wonderful view over the harbour, but that is something "given" to us, but still, view is wonderful. Regarding breakfast, that is another cup of tea, here we have to have a continious focus to keep up quality and experience, but we really like what we do, and what we...

Bodo, Norway
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This hotel got a perfect location in the senter of the city Harstad. You got everything you need within walking distance. Staff that i had to deal with was kind and helpful, also seemed to be professionals. Food served at the buffet was excellent.

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Sivertz-Pettersen, General Manager at Thon Hotel Harstad, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you so much for your positive review! Hope to see you again in the near future! Regards, Odd Kåre Sivertz-Pettersen

Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The Thon hotel is clean, fairly characterful and hospitable, offering good food at a reasonable price. It's directly on the sea front, close to the town centre and very close to the Hurtigruten port. Our room however was fairly compact but this wasn't a problem.

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Sivertz-Pettersen, General Manager at Thon Hotel Harstad, responded to this review

Hi, Tanks for taking the time to write this positive rewiev! Hopefully we will have the pleasure to welcome you back some time in the future! Kind regards Odd K.

Reigate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Went for a wedding in Harstead, hotel is in the harbour and close to shops.We found it very clean and reception very helpful. Good breakfast. All in all not bad value. Weather could have been kinder as rained most days.Ask for room looking over the harbour, great views.

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Sivertz-Pettersen, General Manager at Thon Hotel Harstad, responded to this review

Hi. Thanks for staying with us! We put a lot of effort in clean rooms, helpful staff and a good breakfast, and we are very happy that you found this satisfactory! This summer was really bad regarding weather! Please try again next summer! Kind regards, Odd K.

Vlaanderen
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Rooms were ok and clean; family room really good and the double rooms were fine as well, but not as impressive. What was really impressive, is the breakfast. A wide range of fresh options: it has been a (very) long time since we last had such a good breakfast in a hotel. Therefore overall warmly recommended. The only thing not...

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Sivertz-Pettersen, General Manager at Thon Hotel Harstad, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your positive rewiev! We are putting alot of effort into our breakfast buffet and breakfast service and we are very happy that you enjoyed it! Hope to see you again some time!

Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is only recommended for people that like air conditioning add you can neither regulate it not turn it off. Reception confirmed it to me that it's only possible for the whole floor. Otherwise a nice hotel, but the AC had rounded my night.

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Sivertz-Pettersen, General Manager at Thon Hotel Harstad, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for your rewiev. And we are really sorry that the AC ruined your sleep! Kind regards, Odd K.

Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We travelled on an Inghams short break 'Arctic Fjord Adventure' - 3 nights at the end of February. It was simply amazing from start to finish, but we were very lucky with the weather. Super flight in over snowy mountains the length of Norway. Northern lights showed every night and were different every day. Thon Hotel was very comfortable, with...

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Sivertz-Pettersen, General Manager at Thon Hotel Harstad, responded to this review

Wow, wonderful review! We are really happy that your holliday was this amazing. Thank you so much for sharing, we really love it! Hope to see you back again in the future! Kind regards, Odd Kåre Sivertz-Pettersen

scotland
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Stayed here one night in order to join the Hurtigruten the next morning so we weren't here long. We had been upgraded to a suite with an amazing view over the harbour. Good bed and nice bathroom. (Think the upgrade was because a coach party arrived and took over the place!)

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Sivertz-Pettersen, General Manager at Thon Hotel Harstad, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for sharing your positive stay with us! Kind regards, Odd Kåre Sivertz-Pettersen

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Thon Hotel Harstad

Address: Sjoegata 11, Harstad 9405, Norway (Formerly Golden Tulip Rainbow)
Region: Norway > Northern Norway > Troms > Harstad
Price Range: £104 - £154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Thon Hotel Harstad 3.5*
Number of rooms: 141
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“Evt North Side :) a vieuw over the harbour :)”
 of 5 bubbles , 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Seaside room on 3rd or 4th floor gives exceptional view over the harbour.”
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 of 5 bubbles GeirVi, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms got view towards the harbor, so if you want a nice view to the ocean and the harbor, you ask for one of those.”
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“Get a room at the front for a harbour view if you possibly can”
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 of 5 bubbles Penguin888, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
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