We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Thon Hotel Prinsen

Expedia.comUSD 143*
View Deal
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Professional photos
Thon Hotel Prinsen
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

152 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 40: English reviews
Start your review of Thon Hotel Prinsen
 Click to rate
Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed in the Thon Hotel Prinsen for a week while teaching at NTNU. The staff without exception were courteous and attentive. The room was comfortable, and breakfasts good with exceptional variety. The staff were particularly helpful when I needed to stay an additional day and no rooms were available. They confirmed a reservation at another nearby hotel and stored...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank mikeleuze
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Thon was a great mid-priced hotel. It included breakfast and self laundry facilities. It was located centrally - very close to most of the attractions. The room was clean and decorated with fun colors. The front desk staff was very friendly and helpful.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Carol M
Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The Hotel is located in the middle of the city centre of Trondheim. The rooms are OK, the location is great, the staff is nice, but the breakfast buffet was probably the worst in Trondheim. It is also a bit challengeing to find parking nearby.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ole M
Nordland, Norway
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Located practically in the middle of Trondheim (near the city square). Always met with a smile both when arriving and leaving the hotel. Nice rooms and good food without to much fuzz and fancy stuff going around at breakfast. Absolutely a good place to live when visiting Trondheim

Review collected in partnership with ThonHotels.no
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nils Eivind K
Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Where do I start... I guess, I'll just chronicle my experience from the beginning. Upon arrival to my room, first thing I saw was a used plastic cup sitting on the clothing rack right in the mini-hallway. OK, I thought, stuff happens. The room was small, but since I was alone this time, it didn't matter much. However, I have...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LeMik
Management response:

We are sorry to hear that you have had a bad experience with us and would like to get in touch with you to rectify the impression. Please send us an email to prinsen.resepsjon@thonhotels.no so we will contact you in this regard. Best regards, Maria, Front Manager.

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Adequate, but pokey room; tiny bathroom with no bath. Tea & coffee but no tea that requires milk as there is no milk! Glad we are only here one night. Nice little Italian round the corner though.... food much more reasonable than here!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank hdix0n
Anette S, Resepsjonssjef at Thon Hotel Prinsen, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am so sorry to hear that your stay wasn't perfect. We have 5 different room types with 5 different sizes. Most websites has the size of our rooms described, so the guests can see how many square meters they are before they book. We also have some rooms with bathtubs, just ask for it...

Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Reaception staff and room was very nice, but breakfast was abysmal. Reused old food, food still frozen, and of very poor quality. It's a good job other cafes and McDonald's are in near vicinity. Next time I think I will save my money and stay budget!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Steven C
Anette S, Resepsjonssjef at Thon Hotel Prinsen, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it. I am so sorry to hear that you didn't find our breakfast to be up to your standard. I will take this further with our chef, so it hopefully will be better if you visit us again.

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Very friendly people working in the reception, spacious rooms and very central. The breakfast is tasteful and it is very convenient to have a meal downstairs at Egon. Shopping close by and many good restaurants.

Review collected in partnership with ThonHotels.no
 Report
Helpful?
Thank htebenna
Anette S, Resepsjonssjef at Thon Hotel Prinsen, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review, we really appreciate you taking the time :-)

Stjordal, Norway
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We arrived in the afternoon. Check in went fast (I appreciate that). Nice room, delicate. Nice people in the reception As this was a Saturday it was a bit noicy outside in the night when people should go home. We had room with view out on the main street . Breakfast was outstanding, and so where the people working in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Siri672015
Anette S, Resepsjonssjef at Thon Hotel Prinsen, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review, we really appreciate you taking the time :-) Welcome back next time you visit Trondheim.

Reviewed 19 October 2016

I stayed in a room for 4 people and one of the double beds was actually a really small sofa. In addition, the room did not have any big light, only small ones next to the bed. The water in the shower was extremely hot and did not change temperature. On the other hand, it is located right in the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sarah O
Anette S, Resepsjonssjef at Thon Hotel Prinsen, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us your feedback. Regarding the room, we have different sizes on our room. I assume that you stayed in a superior rom which has one double bed and a sofa bed. We also have bigger familyrooms with two double beds, a sofa bed and large bathrooms that costs NOK...

87 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (36)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (14)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
View from Room (5)
Viewed
Other (10)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (51)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (17)
Viewed
Dining (12)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Trondheim hotels
0.8 km away
Radisson Blu Royal Garden Hotel, Trondheim
0.9 km away
Scandic Nidelven
Scandic Nidelven
#3 of 25 in Trondheim
1,222 reviews
0.1 km away
Thon Hotel Trondheim
Thon Hotel Trondheim
#15 of 25 in Trondheim
329 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.1 km away
Clarion Hotel & Congress Trondheim
0.8 km away
Scandic Bakklandet
Scandic Bakklandet
#4 of 25 in Trondheim
682 reviews
0.6 km away
Comfort Hotel Trondheim
Comfort Hotel Trondheim
#6 of 25 in Trondheim
831 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Thon Hotel Prinsen

Address: Kongens gate 30, Trondheim 7012, Norway (Formerly Prinsen Hotell)
Region: Norway > Central Norway > Sor-Trondelag > Trondheim Municipality > Trondheim
Price Range: $168 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Thon Hotel Prinsen 3*
Number of rooms: 81
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Travelocity, Orbitz, Cancelon, Agoda, Priceline and TripOnline SA so you can book your Thon Hotel Prinsen reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Prinsen Hotell Trondheim
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Trondheim
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Thon Hotel Prinsen staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you want it quiet, ask for a room to the back of the hotel.”
htebenna, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“An upper room overlooking Kongensgate provides some good views”
  • View of a rock concert in the central plaza from the room window
4mr1811, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“avoid this hotel.”
  • corridors full of open doors and housekeeping trolleys. permanently, apparently.
  • Bathwater yellow (local phenomena or ancient pipework?) Bathroom had some dusty surfaces.
  • I had to tell the reception that i had not done this. It was not repaired or replaced during sta
  • Red screen of death. In-room entertainment charges account, doesn't work. Reception didn't fix.
Truthsetfree, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Top floor is well away from the street and no noise from above.”
544laurencea, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Top floor offer beautiful view possibilities, and are quiet”
IngeHamar, 22 May 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Expedia.com
USD 143* /night
View Deal
Hotwire.comUSD 143
Booking.comUSD 143
TravelocityUSD 143
View all 9 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates