Scandic Ishavs Hotel - Tromso

ex. Rica Ishavshotel

Fredrik Langesgate 2, Tromso, Norway, 9008  show map
 4 stars
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Scandic Ishavs Hotel - Tromso

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

 Pets

Pets allowed

Overview

The Rica Ishavshotel is nestled on the edge of the water in the heart of city of Tromso, sometimes called “northern Paris”, overlooking across the Tromsosundet sound and with a fantastic view over the harbour. There is the Arctic Cathedral (Ishavskatedralen) and the Tromso Brigde within walking distance. It will take you only 15 minutes to reach the Polaria Aquarium and 10 minutes drive to get to Tromso Airport.

This fashionable and modern 3-star property is housed in contemporary style building with great observation tower in the shape of lighthouse.

All 180 guestrooms over six floors with a wonderful view over the sea feature all modern amenities including air conditioning, complimentary newspaper, refrigerator, direct dial telephone, satellite television, non-smoking rooms, in room wireless internet access, coffee maker, whirlpool, balcony, and mini-bar and full bathroom with hairdryer. The venue has two restaurants Gallionen Restaurant and Brasseriet and two bars Galleriet Bar and Skibsbroen, offering traditional cuisine and specialties from the north of Norway in a contemporary setting. Excellent seminar and conference facilities are available, the Rica Hall can accommodate up to 450 people and the Nord-Norge Hall up to 90 people. In addition there are 8 smaller conference rooms with capacity for up to 25 people.

The Rica Ishavshotel offers a unique atmosphere and provides you with ultimate comfort.

Number of rooms:   180.

Dining options

The hotel Scandic Ishavs serves a buffet breakfast for free. 

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Pet amenities available
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Garden furniture
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Armchair

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of NOK 100 per person per night in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of NOK 200 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Scandic Ishavs Hotel - Tromso Tromso location
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Hotel Address:

Fredrik Langesgate 2, Tromso, Norway, 9008

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City Center
  • Tromso
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Tromso/langnes (TOS)
    2.5 mi
  • Bardufoss (BDU)
    42.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Yonas Pizzeria & Catering (cuisine: Pizza)
    200 ft
  • Fiskekompaniet (cuisine: Seafood, Norwegian)
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    180

Rooms and availability

Scandic Ishavs Standard Double RoomScandic Ishavs Standard Double RoomScandic Ishavs Standard Double Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 220 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Shower
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Room facilities
    Scandic Ishavs Junior Suite
    Junior Suite
    Bed type: Queen Size bed
    Size: 315 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
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      Scandic Ishavs Standard Family RoomScandic Ishavs Standard Family Room
      Standard Family Room
      Bed type: 2 Single beds
      Size: 335 sq. feet
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      This family room features a cable TV.

      Room facilities
        Scandic Ishavs Superior Double RoomScandic Ishavs Superior Double RoomScandic Ishavs Superior Double Room
        Superior Double Room
        Bed type: King Size bed or Queen Size bed
        Size: 335 sq. feet
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        Spacious room with seating area, flat-screen TV and a minibar. Many rooms overlook the Tromsø Sound.

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Scandic Ishavs Hotel - Tromso Tromso location
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          Hotel Address:

          Fredrik Langesgate 2, Tromso, Norway, 9008

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Tromso
            1000 ft
          Airports
          • Tromso/langnes (TOS)
            2.5 mi
          • Bardufoss (BDU)
            42.3 mi
          Restaurants
          • Yonas Pizzeria & Catering (cuisine: Pizza)
            200 ft
          • Fiskekompaniet (cuisine: Seafood, Norwegian)
            400 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            180

          Scandic Ishavs Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Arctic Cathedral - 1.9 mi

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 700 ft

          Local Attractions

          • Tromso Lapland - 1.2 mi
            Langnes, Tromso
          • Tromso Botaniske Hage - 1.7 mi
            Breivika, Tromso
          • Tromso Museum - 1.5 mi
            Lars Thoringsvei 10, Tromso
          • Tromso Fjords - 2.6 mi
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          Near the hotelNear the hotel

          • Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum - 700 ft
            Sjogata 1, Tromso
          • The Polar Museum (Polarmuseet) - 1500 ft
            Sondre Tollbugt. 11, Tromso
          • Polaria - 2400 ft
            Hjalmar Johansens gate 12, Tromso
          • Svalbard Museum - 4100 ft
            Postboks 521, Longyearbyen
          • Perspektivet Museum - 1300 ft
            Storgata 95, Tromso
          • Tromso Domkirke - 1800 ft
            Storgata 25, Tromso
          • Arctic Cathedral - 3200 ft
            Hans Nilsens vei 41, Tromso

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Yonas Pizzeria & Catering - 200 ft

            Address: Sj?gata 7
            Phone: +47 78 66 66 66

            64% likes this, based on 126 reviews
            Cuisine: Pizza
            Price Range: USD 17 - USD 24

          • Steakers - 400 ft

            Address: Fredrik Langes Gate 13
            Phone: 7761 3330

            60% likes this, based on 132 reviews
            Cuisine: Steakhouse, Bar

          • Restaurant Aurora - 500 ft

            Address: Sjogata 7 - 11
            Phone: 7760 0000

            53% likes this, based on 29 reviews

          • Fiskekompaniet - 400 ft

            Address: Killengrens gate
            Phone: +47 77 68 76 00

            76% likes this, based on 176 reviews
            Cuisine: Seafood, Norwegian
            Price Range: USD 27 - USD 84

          • Kaia Bar & Restaurant - 400 ft

            Address: Kaia 11

            62% likes this, based on 33 reviews
            Cuisine: Norwegian

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            180
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          Scandic Ishavs Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Scandic Ishavs

          Average guest rating

          8.2out of 10
          Excellent
          Based on 85 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Service
          8.0
          Value
          6.0

          Individual guest reviews

          • Family with children
            7.8

            Breakfast.

            Rooms are a bit too small for those travelling with children. Maybe a bed sofa is missing

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            The hotel was good value for money. Rooms had excellent air, cool and fresh. Hotel has allergy rooms available. The location is great and the service was good. To top it off the breakfast buffet was excellent.

            Water pressure in the shower was a bit low and parking fee was expensive.

          • Older travelers
            7.0

            the view.

            The decor was tired. Breakfast time was chaos with such a large compliment of guests

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            The staff were extremely friendly and helpful.

            The superior room was not exactly superior, rather small for that description

          • Couple
            8.8

            great hotel! fabulous breakfast and good communication with airport and other activities

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            It was a comfortable interesting hotel at a very good location

            not a lot of choice on room service or restaurants

          • Single
            9.2

            Good location, with a view on the harbour, bridge and Cathedral. Excellent breakfast (varied, abundant), which allows you to make do with just a snack for lunch.

            It´s on the expensive side when compared with similar hotels in other countries, but then lodging in Norway is not exactly cheap.

          • Single
            10.0

            Excellent customer service, beautiful breakfasts and amazing views.

            the room was a little cold

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            Convenient for Tromso stay

            Curtains in bedroom hang on/over heater which could be a fire hazard

          • Single
            10.0

            Breakfast was lovely. I was there on business and the hotel was close to where I needed to be.

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            Location was superb; breakfast was perfect - wonderful choice; lovely room with very large bed

            No pool!

          • Group of friends
            8.8

            Breakfast choices

            No Internet available for non- computer carrying clients, only credit card access ata very inflated price.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            The staff are just superb and very welcoming, nothing is too much trouble. Breakfast buffet is one of the best I have come across anywhere. The beds are very comfy and a good size. Decor generally is classy and good quality.

            The rooms are typically Nordic - a bit on the small side - but "just" big enough.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Great location within Tromsø -most attractions within walking distance and very near bus station and the airport bus stops right outside Very good breakfast and worth making your way up to the bar on the 4th floor. Ask for harbour view

            As it is a business hotel it is a bit impersonal but thats the standard within Tromso -couldn't find any character hotels. Restaurant a bit soulless for evening meals but a couple of excellent restaurants within walking distance along the harbour. Very expensive drinks but that is typical of Norway so no reflection on the hotel -buy duty free before you go!

          • Couple
            7.8

            Best breakfast buffet ever seen, with love for details and dietetics: glutene-free, organic, local items/dishes, many healthy things. SAS airport bus stop right outside, very practical.

            We would have taken for granted that a hotel of this level in Scandinavia is equipped with a sauna to warm up after strolls in the winter outside. The superior room was just enough in size for the two of us.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Scandic Ishavs Hotel - Tromso Tromso location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Fredrik Langesgate 2, Tromso, Norway, 9008

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Tromso
            1000 ft
          Airports
          • Tromso/langnes (TOS)
            2.5 mi
          • Bardufoss (BDU)
            42.3 mi
          Restaurants
          • Yonas Pizzeria & Catering (cuisine: Pizza)
            200 ft
          • Fiskekompaniet (cuisine: Seafood, Norwegian)
            400 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            180