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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 4 nights and we can't fault this place. Due to heavy snow our flight was diverted to Evenes which meant we would arrive in Tromso 7 hours later than planned. We called the hotel from the plane and they advised our key would be waiting for us at a neighbouring hotel as our Reception closed at 10pm....

Thank kirsty11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for the weekend here as our residing spot during our arctic adventures. The location of the apartment was great, right in the center of the city. Cosy apartment with a small quaint kitchen where you can prepare simple meals, making coffee or tea and there was even an oven! The room is clean and the bathroom wad in...

Thank Rahmen A
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed from 27 January to 1 February. Booked a deluxe 1 bedroom apartment. A comfortable place with good heating, and a well equipped with a kitchen. The place is very centrally located and you can get to the shops, supermarket and restaurants easily with a short walk. Good view from from our apartment on the 6th floor. Even managed to...

Thank an23T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make sure in winter season you reach hotel before 5pm. As they close hotel by 5pm after that you to track to their second hotel for the for the key which is 5min walking in snow.... A very Spacious room with full amenities close to city area and pocket friendly too... Highly recommended

Thank Sagar S
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I would give it 3.5 stars. The hotel is right in the center. We booked this hotel because they have rooms/apt with kitchens. It is very expensive in Norway to eat out and it is great way to save some money by preparing food for yourself. The kitchen however does not provide basic cooking supplies, like oil, salt & pepper....

Thank patchtogether
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This review is being placed under both City Living Tromso and the Viking Hotel Apartments as we booked the former, but ended up staying in the later. Both are owned and managed by the same company. My wife and I and my two elderly parents stayed in Tromso over new year 2016/2017 for a week. We booked two apartments in...

3Thank JackWonderful
Ulrikke S, Front Office Manager at City Living Hotel & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Jack Wonderful, Thank you for the review. It was a long review, but I read through all of it, and I can only say that I'm sorry that your stay in Tromsø was not as you had expected. When City Living is fully booked, we make sure that the guest who are moved to Viking gets an upgrade. We...

Giessen, Germany
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Came here 2nd time to participate in the Polar Night Semi Marathon. It is very convenient located just off Storgate (main shopping street) and close to bus station, super markets, restaurants etc. If you are staying in the Tromsoe area you need no car, busses are a little expensive, but ok. The apartment I stayed in hada double bed, Kitchenette...

1Thank blueskies15-10
Ulrikke S, Front Office Manager at City Living Hotel & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Blueskies15-10, Thank you for the nice review! You describe the hotel very well, and I hope it will be useful to other travelers. I'm glad you found the stay here at City Living so nice, and I'm happy to hear that you will come back some day. Remember to turn to the reception if there is anything you need...

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The room we stayed in was comfortable, warm and cozy. A big thumbs up for the mattress which was neither too soft nor too hard - just the right level of comfort for me. The room has a small kitchenette, which is helpful given that Tromso is an expensive city. The location of the hotel is very good, it is...

Thank luckytraveller27
Ulrikke S, Front Office Manager at City Living Hotel & Apartments, responded to this review

Dera Luckytraveller27, Thank you for your review of City Living! I'm happy you had a comfortable stay with us. City Living is perfect for people who wants to save some money on food, and rather use that money to experience everything Tromsø has to offer. You are of course welcome back if you are ever in Tromsø again. Have a...

Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The one bedroom apartment can sleep 3 . The sofa bed was already made when we arrived . Is very spacious apartment . There was a small dish washer too . There is always a trolley on second floor with extra toilet tissues , tea , coffee , towels etc . Microwave can be requested from reception .Very good location...

Thank Connieconni
Ulrikke S, Front Office Manager at City Living Hotel & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Connieconni, Thank you for the review! I'm sure it will be useful to our future guests. There is room for 3 people in our apartments, and if you tell us you bring a third person prior to arrival, we will make the sofa/extra bed ready for you. The receptionist is always happy to help our guests with their special...

Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Not the biggest of rooms, but it's really just a bed for the night. It had a double bed, one side of which was right up against the wall. Small wardrobe which you could hang a few things in. Enough cooking bits to do the basics. Bathroom good, with powerful shower and plenty of hot water to warm you up....

Thank Sprog1970
Ulrikke S, Front Office Manager at City Living Hotel & Apartments, responded to this review

Dear Sprog1970, Thank you for the helpful review! It makes me happy to see that you found so many things nice about your stay at City Living. When it's very cold outside it is good to have a nice warm room to retreat to. I hope you enjoyed your vacation in Tromsø, and that you some day will be back...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Right in the heart of Tromsø. City Living is located in Grønnegata approximately 80 m from Strandtorget. Facilities include 46 high standard rooms and apartments, ranging in size from 14.5 sqm to 52 sqm. All rooms have en suite bathrooms, kitchen facilities, fridge, TV and free internet access. The larger rooms also have dishwashers. There is a guest laundry with a washing machine and clothes dryer. Service: Through limited service, we are able to offer low room rates. Opening hours for reception are 8am-8 pm Monday to Friday. Breakfast is not included. All rooms having cooking facilities. Breakfast may be purchased from our collaboration partner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Living Hotel & Apartments

Address: Groennegata 48, Tromso 9008, Norway
Region: Norway > Northern Norway > Troms > Tromso
Price Range: $112 - $298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Living Hotel & Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Tromso
#2 Family Hotel in Tromso
#6 Business Hotel in Tromso
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“Nice Location Perfect for Family”
 of 5 bubbles Sagar9926403143, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“My experience is you won't necessarily get what you book anyway, so no tip will help!”
 of 5 bubbles JackWonderful, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“choose Room 209”
 of 5 bubbles blueskies15-10, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a Quiet Room on one of the higher floors.”
 of 5 bubbles Sprog1970, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Asked for a quiet room and got 319 which met all my expectations.”
 of 5 bubbles jeanc32016, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
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