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Basecamp Hotel

Main street of Svalbard | Boks 316, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    All reviews dog sledding trapper's lodge the perfect place to stay bunk beds glass roof log cabin breakfast room wood kroa cognac loft hut skins snow kenya
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We stayed 4 nights in the hotel. We had a warm welcome and got some information about the settlement. We booked our acitivities with the hotel and they were always ready to inform us. One of our activities has been cancelled because of the bad...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We spent several days and the room, the common areas and the service was just perfect. They know what guests need and they make sure they get the most out of their trip. The food is also very nice and as a plus the hotel...More

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    Response from BasecampHotel, Director of Sales at Basecamp Hotel

    Thank you for your kind review, we are happy to be your home in the Arctic. Hope you catched some aurora while staying at Svalbard! Linn Tove/ Basecamp Explorer

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Stayed here overnight on the way to an expedition, good clean rooms, nice shower and good breakfast! Employees were helpful and had good information when requested. THe hotel has a load of memorablia from Svalbard and from Kenya where they have a sister hotel. Interesting...More

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    Response from BasecampHotel, Director of Sales at Basecamp Hotel

    Thank you for the review, highly appreciated. We contribute to Kenyan ecosystem through among others tree planting, seeking to counter the carbon footprint created by our visitors’ air travels. Thank you for your contribution! Linn Tove/Basecamp Explorer

    Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

    Perfect for those wanting to stay in a hotel befitting of the surroundings. Basecamp is really cosy and characterful with under floor heating, walls decorated with seal skins and driftwood and rooms without TVs or phones making it feel as if your staying in a...More

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    Response from BasecampHotel, Director of Sales at Basecamp Hotel

    Dear Stella, Thank you for the review, we appriciate it alot! All the best from Spitsbergen team/ Linn Tove

    Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at Basecamp Hotel from 30th January to 3rd February. It was a bucket list trip for my 78 year old mother. I must admit I was quite nervous about taking my mother somewhere so extreme but the minute we set foot in Basecamp,...More

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    Response from BasecampHotel, Director of Sales at Basecamp Hotel

    Dear Lucy. Great to hear that you liked our unique hotel and staff, we appreciate your feedback. We look forward to welcome you back in the Arctic!

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    • Free Parking
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    Lozzle N
    hello,we are thinking of visiting for our honeymoon in August 2017. would you be open 29th August to the 3rd September? thank you
    4 September 2016|
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    Response from NorwayFamily2 | Reviewed this property |
    As far as I know this hotel is open all year around. But to be sure you should contact the hotel. Or you could make an onlike booking (their own site) which would reveal the availability. The hotel is popular so early... More
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    RichardO286
    I read somewhere about an 'excursion' which involves a dogsled journey to a 'camp', an overnight there, and a return by sled to Basecamp. Is this a real option ?
    30 December 2015|
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    Tasmandevil
    Hi, wanted to ask your opinion on the best time to visit to see the lights?
    8 November 2015|
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    Response from BasecampSP | Property representative |
    In Spitsbergen the dark season starts in 26th of October. After this, the sun no longer rise above the horizon. By mid-November the day is almost as dark as the night and you can even experience the day time aurora (very... More
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    "Family room slept 5 comfortably with fantastic sleeping platform and cosy seating area ."
    carolinehart, 2 months agoRead review
    "all rooms are good"
    najmasanai, 5 months agoRead review
    "One suite has a queenbed"
    snorringBommel, 8 months agoRead review
    "All the rooms seemed to be quiet."
    nightingale1972, 8 months agoRead review
    "Call the hotel and ask them about available rooms. Each room is slightly different. They try to be as..."
    sport10010, 10 months agoRead review
    "Can't help you here as we only ate in the restaurant."
    Scott D, over a year agoRead review
    "All the rooms seemed great."
    boaviagemnyc, over a year agoRead review
    "I liked my room on the 2nd floor overlooking the mountain."
    danielyyz, over a year agoRead review
    "One guest complained about noise from adjoining construction site during the day. Our room was as quiet as a..."
    rogwood, over a year agoRead review
    "Don't get bunk beds if you're not adept at climbing"
    TSR71-Nguyen, over a year agoRead review
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