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    Basecamp Hotel

    Main street of Svalbard | Boks 316, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good23%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Svalbard Hotel
    356 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Longyearbyen
     
    Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen, Longyearbyen
    599 reviews
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    267 reviews
    #2 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Longyearbyen
     
    Spitsbergen Hotel
    337 reviews
    #3 of 3 hotels in Longyearbyen
     
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    Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

    A last minute plan to visit svalbard was made extra special by our stay in basecamp hotel. From the thoughtful decor to the genuine warmth of all the staff, we would never consider staying anywhere else in the arctic. I know i keep saying this,...More

    1  Thank Scott M
    Response from BasecampSpitsbergen, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 29 September 2016

    Scott & Harvey It was great to have you here, We hope to see you back here anytime soon :)

    Reviewed 19 July 2016

    We stayed here for one night and adored the place. The Basecamp is right in the city center, so the location is very practical, but less exotic than one might expect by the name. Once inside with your shoes off, we discovered how attention was...More

    1  Thank snorringBommel
    Response from BasecampSpitsbergen, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 29 July 2016

    Thank you so much for leaving us your comment! Such an honest review, it’s a reason we love our job at the Basecamp hotel, it’s truly a charming place and so much impressions for our guests to absorb. The fact that all our 16 rooms...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2016

    Our room at Basecamp Hotel was cozy, warm, rustic, and comfortable. The bed was especially comfortable. The 24 hours of sunshine was not an issue since it was mostly cloudy and rainy during our overnight stay. The lobby area was large enough for our group...More

    Thank nightingale1972
    Response from BasecampSpitsbergen, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 29 July 2016

    Thank you very much for leaving us you comment! We hope to see you back here anytime soon. Wish you a great weekend :) /Sandra

    Reviewed 8 July 2016

    This Place got a real trapper cabin feel over it. Very cozy with very individually designed rooms and super friendly staff. I also really like the ecological concept that Basecamp has. Nice breakfast in a very rustic but also cozy diningroom. It is one of...More

    Thank David H
    Response from BasecampSpitsbergen, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 12 July 2016

    Dear David, thank you for choosing Basecamp and that you will come back. Our Cognacs Attic is a issue during the sunny summers, we are working with it to find a cooling solution. Thank you for leaving your comment on Trip Advisor, much appreciated.

    Reviewed 30 June 2016

    Fantastic special little hotel full of quirky design. Much thought has gone into this hotel to make it feel different. Very warm and comfortable. Great place to spend the night before our arctic boat trip. Breakfast room very cozy and a good breakfast is served....More

    1  Thank Nicola448
    Response from BasecampSpitsbergen, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 12 July 2016

    Dear Nicola It has been great to host you for these days, thank you so much for choosing us. We are different to the others and we will keep it like that. Thanks for your comment, and we hope we can be your home far...More

    Svalbard Hotel
    356 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Longyearbyen
     
    Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen, Longyearbyen
    599 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Longyearbyen
     
    Coal Miners’ Cabins
    267 reviews
    #2 of 4 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Longyearbyen
     
    Spitsbergen Hotel
    337 reviews
    #3 of 3 hotels in Longyearbyen
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 195 - USD 416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Spitsbergen >
    • Longyearbyen
    • Also Known As
    • Basecamp Hotel Svalbard/Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen
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    Response from tbb9170 |
    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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    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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    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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    "All rooms are upstairs and you have to take your shoes off before heading up."
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    "Family room slept 5 comfortably with fantastic sleeping platform and cosy seating area ."
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