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General Hotell
Ranked #1 of 5 Honefoss B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Totland Bay, United Kingdom
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“Very Helpful Staff.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2011

On arrival a member of staff was outside to welcome us & carry our luggage. The room was large and comfortable with an enormous (!) en-suite shower room, complete with some disability aids, (there is also, a wheelchair platform lift from ground to 1st. floor). The free satisfactory Breakfast was served in the restaurant. For special mention, must be their in-house superb Pizza Restaurant where, all Pizza's are hand made, to accommodate individual choice by their talented Polish Chef who, has worked in the U.K. & Ireland - so speaks excellent English. We stayed at the GeneralHotell on two occasions and would recommend this Hotel, especially to those travelling from Oslo to Bergen. Do not be put of by photo's of the exterior, it is situated within a very spacious 'Trading Estate' created from a former Army Base - hence the title of this Hotel - 'GENERAL', I salute the general manager & staff for providing a friendly welcome, beyond the call of duty!

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled as a couple
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Thank you very much for your friendly review! We hope you find your way back to us some time! Best regards.
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  • Rooms
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  • Service
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  • Cleanliness
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Property: General Hotell
Address: Helgelandsmoen | Regimentsveien 10, Honefoss 3512, Norway
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Region: Norway > Eastern Norway > Buskerud > Ringerike Municipality > Honefoss
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Honefoss
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — General Hotell 3*
Number of rooms: 21
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Small, modern, countryside family-run hotel that focus on personal service and good food at a sensible cost. 21 rooms renovated in 2009. Free WLAN Internet service and flatscreen TVs in all rooms.Free parking. Great in-house Pizzeria/trattoria with wood fired oven. Pool- and snookertables. Swimming center and art gallery next door. A great place for kids!The hotel is in Helgelandsmoen, south of Hønefoss. 50 min by car to OSL Gardermoen, Oslo and Drammen. If you're going west, this is a great pitstop. Close to Vikersund Ski Flying Arena. ... more   less 
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