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    Basecamp Hotel

    Main street of Svalbard | Boks 316, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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    Svalbard Hotel
    394 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Longyearbyen
    0.02 mi
     
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good22%
    • Average1%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “dog sledding” (15 reviews)
    “trapper's lodge” (10 reviews)
    “bunk beds” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 September 2015

    Longyearbyen is a small place with a limited choice of accommodation so I am glad I chose this quaint place to stay for three days during my recent trip. Designed with an original nordic "camp" feel, it has all the charm of staying in a...More

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    Response from BasecampSpitsbergen, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 10 September 2015

    Thank you very much for leaving your review on TripAdvisor. We are truly a charming hotel with all the decor and bunk-beds, I'm happy you enjoyed. I really hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you back at Basecamp Hotel one day!

    Reviewed 28 August 2015

    Our travel agent told us there would be a fleet of taxis to meet any flight into the airport, even one arriving at nearly midnight. He was wrong! But there was an excellent local bus labelled "hoteller" costing (from memory) 75 Norwegian kroner (I may...More

    Thank JanettaDavies
    Response from BasecampSpitsbergen, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 10 September 2015

    Thank you for leaving your kind words on TripAdvisor. Normally there's always cabs waiting outside the airport, but off course it happens they are all on the road. I'm happy you liked the bus since we are a Eco-light house certificated company.

    Reviewed 27 August 2015

    Basecamp is really beautifully decorated. Furs, aged wood and other living materials. The lobby, our room (nr16), the breakfast restaurant and the next-door restaurant and bar Kroa were all very very comfy. The only place that wasn´t up to date was the bathroom, which was...More

    Thank Ryavallen
    Response from BasecampSpitsbergen, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 10 September 2015

    Thank you for staying with us, we are happy to hear that you appreciated our hotel and friendly staff. Your words means a lot to us. We hope we can welcome you back at Basecamp Hotel in the future.

    Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

    We (a couple) stayed here for 2 nights and paied 500€ in total. We expected our stay to be unique, considering the price we were paying. Breakfast was very basic - bread with some jam, cold cuts and 1 cheese selection, 1 müsli selection, waffles,...More

    1  Thank gaserati
    Response from BasecampSpitsbergen, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 17 August 2015

    I am so sorry to hear about your experience during your stay with us. Especially when we get so many positive reviews from our other guests regarding both breakfast and service. I will take your review most serious and evaluate it together with my staff....More

    Reviewed 14 August 2015

    Atmospheric, unique place to stay. Quirky decor, the most comfortable snuggly beds of our 2 weeks in Norway! Breakfast good, easy access to excellent restaurant Kroa next door for dinner. Excellent WiFi......again better than many other places on our travels. Wonderful to experience "The Land...More

    Thank Nellymo
    Response from BasecampSpitsbergen, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 17 August 2015

    Thanks for your kind words! It is very nice to hear you enjoyed your stay. It is truly a unique place! We would be glad to welcome you again for another unforgettable stay to Basecamp Hotel. Dont hestitate to contact us for your next trip;...More

    Svalbard Hotel
    394 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Longyearbyen
    0.02 mi
     
    Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen, Longyearbyen
    630 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Longyearbyen
    0.3 mi
     
    Spitsbergen Hotel
    352 reviews
    #3 of 3 hotels in Longyearbyen
    0.4 mi
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$171 - US$217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Svalbard >
    • Spitsbergen >
    • Longyearbyen
    • Also Known As
    • Basecamp Hotel Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Svalbard
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    Jen T
    19 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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    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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    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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    "All individual in trapper style."
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    "Take rooms at the first floor to avoid people noise"
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    "Get a room away from the Kroa restaurant side to avoid the sound of bottles falling into the trash."
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    "Room 1 is pretty special"
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