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Dyreparken Hotell

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here, good place to rest after a long drive. Didn't have time to look around locally but the hotel was very comfortable and I would stay again. The breakfast was good, and room was adequate, quiet when I was there. A good stopover.

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pwi001, General Manager at Dyreparken Hotell, responded to this review

Hi Ivan. Thank you for your feedback ,it means a lot to us. Hope to see you soon again as guest at Dyreparken Hotell. Yours sincerely Pål S. Winter GM

Akranes, Iceland
Reviewed 29 August 2016

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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Pros! 1- 1 min to the Zoo. 2- 15 min to 20 min by buss to the city center. 3- very clean. 4- the rooms are modern and kids friendly. 5- big Children's playground inside the hotel!! 6- food was good and the service was good as well. 7- small bar but the atmosphere was great!! Cons: 1- i didn't...

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Hi . Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your stay at Scandic Dyreparken. We are continuous looking for areas that we can be better and therefore we appreciate your feedback. Wish you a varm welcome back til Scandic Dyreparken. Yours sincerely Pål S. Winter GM

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 16 August 2016

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

I´ve stayed at many hotels and this one is OK. Expensive, but great location if you want to be close to the zoo. The food was bland and quite busy and hectic with only the buffet. One can drive to downtown Kristiansand for different restaurants, but that can be hard with a toddler. We tried to order from a pizzeria,...

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Hi Jim . Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your stay at Scandic Dyreparken. We are continuous looking for areas that we can be better and therefore we appreciate your feedback. Wish you a varm welcome back til Scandic Dyreparken. Yours sincerely Pål S. Winter GM

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We stayed for two nights, with two small children. Despite booking well in advance and requesting a crib for the youngest, the room we got was so small that it couldn't fit both the crib and our luggage. There were no wardrobes to unpack in either, but a few hangers on the wall that is insufficient for a family of...

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First I will thank you for your response it is a great help for us in finding new improvement areas. I see that you write that the room was poorly maintained and I would be very grateful if you could send a mail to pswinter@scandichotels.com and give me information on which room number you had. Thank you again for your...

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

This was a practical child friendly hotel. The staff were patient, friendly and accommodating considering the amount of kids in hotel. The buffet at breakfast had a great variety to choose from. The hotel also had a dinner buffet that was good with variety for the family but you had to book ahead of time. There was something for the...

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Hei og tusen takk for at du tok deg tid til å gi oss en tilbakemelding. Det er til stor...

Reviewed 2 July 2016

Very nice, close to the zoo, thats great. Very cool hotel interior.Friendly staff, fun playroom for the children. We got one room with no window to the outside, so we had to change room, because 5 people in one room needs fresh air :) I could give the hotel a 5 star but because there were no bacon for breakfast...

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Hei og tusen takk for at du tok deg tid til å gi oss en tilbakemelding. Det er til stor...

ABQ, NM
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This pirate village inspired hotel was very well maintained and very well themed. I enjoyed just walking around and seeing all the hotel had to offer. Rooms were small but modern. We had a very good stay.

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Hei og takk for at du tok deg tid til å gi oss en tilbakemelding. Det er til stor hjelp...

Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Scale from 1-6, and 6 is best. Room:: 3, Small room, not an good option if you want to work. And they hadnt clean the minibar, food stuff from guest before. This is terrible. Beds were okey. Quiet Service: 3. Some of the staff in the reception could have been more attentive and smiling. The lady in the reception talk...

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Hei og tusen takk for at du tok deg tid til å gi oss en tilbakemelding. Det er til stor...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Have a good time at Dyreparken Hotell, located at the waterfront and just 15 min by car to the airport. A hotel fun for kids and great for conferences. Enjoy your meals in the safety of our a la carte Safari restaurant while listening to the chimps and the howling wolves. Dyreparken Hotell is perfect for meetings and conferences with our 15 flexible meeting rooms with a capacity for up to 250 participants. If you enjoy an active lifestyle, there is a well-equipped gym. We offer free outdoor parking and as a guest you have access to free WiFi in all our rooms and public areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dyreparken Hotell

Address: Dyreparkveien 2, Kristiansand 4609, Norway (Formerly Rica Dyreparken Hotel)
Region: Norway > Southern Norway > Vest-Agder > Kristiansand
Price Range: $132 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dyreparken Hotell 3*
Number of rooms: 160
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#1 Family Hotel in Kristiansand
#2 Business Hotel in Kristiansand
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“You can either have rooms with a view over the parking lot, or pay extra for rooms overlooking the waters in front of the park.”
 of 5 bubbles 715jimu, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“you can ask for a room with a view to the park”
 of 5 bubbles riglet, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“With window to the outside if you like fresh outdoor air.”
 of 5 bubbles , 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room With a balcony, and you'll have the best views of the property.”
 of 5 bubbles InaMP, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view to the north, away from road and parking.”
 of 5 bubbles christians72, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
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