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Ship in the Ice

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Reviewed 7 June 2015

We stayed in the Ship in the Ice as part of a 4-day dogsled adventure with Basecamp Explorer. The ship was just one of many amazing parts of this fabulous adventure. We each learned to harness our dogs, drive our own sleds, and helped feed and care for the dogs, which we got to know by name and personality. A...

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6Thank Hilary C
Singapore
Reviewed 9 April 2015

You reach the ship by snow mobile or dog sled (in our case snow mobile). It is 60km from Longyearbyen, which is the nearest habitation. You reach it traversing a stunning frozen landscape, after which the warm cabins, and even warmer welcome, are highly appreciated! It is really very difficult to describe the majesty of the expanses of snow and...

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3Thank Chidlom
Lage Zwaluwe, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
Reviewed 29 March 2015

For many years I've tried to go here but nature rules in Spitsbergen so it wasn't easy to get there. But now I did and got there it was breathtaking, the location is so unique that it is hard to describe. The ship is locates in the Tempelfjord with its majestic mountains at the side and with good weather it...

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2Thank Ronald B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2015

My husband and I have just returned from 5 days at Ship in the Ice on a special dog sledding trip that included the eclipse, but my comments are valid without the eclipse! The Ship is truly a haven of beauty and comfort in Tempelfjorden - the setting is stunning - I have been to many places in my life...

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Far from civilization of Longyearbyen you will discover a level of comfort and facilities that are barely imaginable so far into the wilderness. Ship in the Ice has 10 well-equipped cabins with a total of 20 beds. The ship has two lounges and a fully-licensed bar. The ship’s chef prepares delicious meals every day: three-course dinners, freshly baked cakes and breads. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ship in the Ice

Address: P.O. Box 316, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
Region: Norway > Svalbard > Spitsbergen > Longyearbyen
Price Range: £319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Ship In The Ice Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Svalbard
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