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    Basecamp Hotel

    Main street of Svalbard | Boks 316, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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    “dog sledding” (15 reviews)
    “trapper's lodge” (10 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    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

    2  Thank Lucy B
    Response from BasecampHotel, Director of Sales at Basecamp HotelResponded 14 February 2017

    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!

    Reviewed 7 February 2017

    On our first visit to Svalbard and Longyearbyen, we didn't really know what to expect...apart from the cold! We certainly weren't expecting the levels of hospitality and friendliness we experienced in Longyearbyen, from the Flybuss to the hotel, to the restaurants, to the tours. I...More

    1  Thank SimonDownie
    Response from BasecampHotel, Director of Sales at Basecamp HotelResponded 8 February 2017

    Thank you for the review, we are glad to hear that Basecamp Hotel and our hosts in the reception made your visit to Svalbard an experience. Hope to see you in the Arctic again!

    Reviewed 4 January 2017

    We stayed at Basecamp for 5 nights with our 3 children ages 15,12 and 10 years. The hotel lived up to all expectations-and our family room really was perfect for our stay.The staff were really relaxed, friendly and sorted lots of trips for us.....we would...More

    1  Thank carolinehart
    Response from Basecamp E, Director of Sales at Basecamp HotelResponded 4 January 2017

    Dear guest. Great to hear that we made you feel like home in the Arctic, hope to see you back North at another time :) We appreciate the review at Tripadvisor!

    Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

    What a great stay. We arrived in snow but over the next few days perfect weather with the lights going day and night. Basecamp was a unique place to stay situated in the heart of the town with unique trapper decor. The were great at...More

    2  Thank Karen P
    Response from Basecamp E, Director of Sales at Basecamp HotelResponded 4 January 2017

    Dear Karen Thank you for the visit and great review, glad to hear that you had a wonderfull Svalbard experience.

    Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

    This hotel exceeded my expectations in all aspects. It has a very special, cosy vibe and the room is like a wooden log cabin which is unique yet comfortable. What made my stay with my 3 other Singapore friends more memorable was the excellent staff...More

    Thank wyzz71
    Response from Basecamp E, Director of Sales at Basecamp HotelResponded 4 January 2017

    Thank you for the review, we will make sure to pass the good words on to staff that makes your experience so unique! Welcome back to the Arctic at another occasion!

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 171 - USD 255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • Norway >
    • Svalbard >
    • Spitsbergen >
    • Longyearbyen
    • Also Known As
    • Basecamp Hotel Svalbard/Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen
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    Jen T
    20 September 2017|
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    Response from Lise G | Property representative |
    Hello Jen. Thank you for your question. In Desember it is dark 24/7 but you can still go on activities. For more information regarding witch one, please send us an e-mail. Best regards Lise Gulstad General manager
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    1. In July maybe the chance to see polar bears is when participating on a cruise/boat trip that visit glaciers and remote areas. 2. Airplane ARRIVALS differs. See SAS airline and Norwegian airlines 3. Airplane DEPARURES... More
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    Response from Lucy B | Reviewed this property |
    Glad to have helped :) There were a few people travelling on their own and everyone is so friendly so do not worry. It's a fabulous place full of people with the same interests. Have fun!
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    "All individual in trapper style."
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    "Take rooms at the first floor to avoid people noise"
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    "Get a room away from the Kroa restaurant side to avoid the sound of bottles falling into the trash."
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    "Room 1 is pretty special"
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