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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The big test for a hotel is to host a national congress where we are inside the hotel constantly from friday to sunday. The breakfast was a average buffet, the same with lunch. You get cold stuff (nice) and som hot dishes (less nice). Personally I missed choises in vegetables for lunch. For the feast supper we were served deer....

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Sven Erik M, General Manager at Scandic Parken, responded to this review

Dear Åse S, Thank you very much for your review. Hope that you have had a nice Easter vacation. We have made a note of your suggestions for improvement. We hope to see you back in Ålesund soon. Yours sincerely, Sven Erik Moe General Manager

London
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We stayed at the Scandic Parken for 3 nights in March. Our room was on the 8th floor and looked out over the harbour. The room was very clean and spacious with a kettle, dressing gowns, TV and toiletries. Everything we needed. The hotel is situated in the centre of town minutes from the 501 steps up to the scenic...

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Fitchburg, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 March 2017

for a short stay this was fine - nice location - could walk to most things and the lookout was close by - helpful staff and received the quiet room I asked for - if you are looking for luxurious accommodations, this is not it but it is very clean and very comfortable and good value for a solo traveler...

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Sven Erik M, General Manager at Scandic Parken, responded to this review

Dear jbabineau4, Thank you very much for your review. For your information, this hotel has luxurious suites as well which were probably sold out when you were here. The top floor of the hotel consists of only large suites, some of which with separate, large balconies overlooking the city, Mountains, the fjord and the sea. Hope to see you back...

Beaufort West, South Africa
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

In the town center. Walking distance to the best restaurats in town and the sea. Professional personell and confortable business rooms. Cute warm floir in the bathroom. Breakfast buffet has unbelievable selection and a show a la minute cooking. The sauna room is not equipped with lockable cupboard and I could not find the scandinavian intimate atmosphere that is usually...

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Sven Erik M, General Manager at Scandic Parken, responded to this review

Dear Renata4622017, Thank you very much for your review. Hope that you will return to Ålesund soon. Yours sincerely, Sven Erik Moe General Manager

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2017

The Scandic Parken is well situated just a couple of hundred metres from the waterfront and just off the 'high street'. The airport bus stops not far away, too. The room was comfortable with fantastic floor to ceiling windows with a great view over the town. No meals were available in the evenings but there are lots of good restaurants...

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Sven Erik M, General Manager at Scandic Parken, responded to this review

Dear Mike, Thank you very much for this review. We appreciate the feedback. It seems that we have failed to inform you that we have a restaurant and a bar where you can buy evening meals. During daytime we also have a cafe. Hope to see you back soon! Yours sincerely, Sven Erik Moe General Manager

Norway
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Ask for a room at a higher level. Wonderful views of the town of Alesund from all the rooms facing that direction. Great service, best breakfast in these parts of Norway and nicely refurbished rooms. Minbar in rooms and very good beds.

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Sven Erik M, General Manager at Scandic Parken, responded to this review

Dear Kimmen1, Thank you very much for your review. We all greatly appreciate this positive feedback and hope to welcome you back soon. Yours sincerely, Sven Erik Moe General Manager

York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I stayed in this hotel on business for one night. I found the staff to be super helpful and spoke excellent English. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The stand out is the breakfast! I stay in hotels all over Europe and this one wins so far by a country mile for choice and quality for the price. I'd stay...

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Sven Erik M, General Manager at Scandic Parken, responded to this review

Dear Clrthrn77, Thank you very much for your review! Merry Christmas to you and your Family. Yours sincerely, Sven Erik Moe General Manager

Reviewed 11 November 2016

Centrally located in Aalesund with standard clean and rather spacious rooms in scandinavian standards. Just stay away from the rooms nearby the elevators. Some rooms offer a very nice view over the city. Those unfortunate can walk the stairs to Aksla form Byparken to get an even better view over the city and the sunset. Outstanding breakfast.

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Danville, California
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Excellent hotel location, exceptionally quiet, attentive service, excellent breakfast buffet on the weekends. Weekday breakfast buffets are very good just not as expansive. The location backs up to a beautiful park (Aska) where you can hike, picnic, sightsee & climb. NO regrets of any kind other than there is no lunch served & room service only in the evening. Restaurant...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Great Hotel for the price . Won't find other one in combination with the price and what you get for your money . Best breakfasts in town throughout the year no matter the season. Comfortable rooms . Great location.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Scandic Parken

Address: Storgata 16, Alesund 6002, Norway (Formerly Rica Parken Hotel)
Region: Norway > Western Norway > More og Romsdal > Alesund
Price Range: $111 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Scandic Parken 4*
Number of rooms: 145
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Alesund
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Alesund
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“well situated if you want a place to sight see and staff is helpful- has parking”
jbabineau4, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a high floor”
mjpaton, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors with views of the town of Aalesund”
Kimmen1, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get either a Harbor view or Park view. High floor”
Mrmojo58, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the upper floors”
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