Rica Alta  4 stars

Loekkeveien 61, Alta, Norway, 9509  show mapSave
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Overview

Centrally located in Alta near new business district, the four-star Rica Hotel Alta is close to the area’s commercial, shopping and entertainment venues.

This eco-friendly hotel provides an array of amenities including complimentary wireless high speed internet access, sauna and meeting facilities.

There are 241 rooms with modern design and innovative technologies, each room come complete with cable TV, radio, telephone and a private bathroom. Most rooms feature a view of the Altadalen valley or of Haldé, the oldest Northern Lights observatory.

The hotel has its own restaurant specializing in Arctic cuisine. Besides, there is a bar, a café, night-club and pizza pub.

The business facilities include eight meeting rooms with modern audio-visual equipment and the maximum seating capacity of 500 persons.

Number of rooms   155.

Rica Hotel Alta offers ski-in/ski-out access and is close to Alta Rock Carvings and winter activities such as downhill skiing and cross-country skiing. Also nearby is Alta Museum.

Distance to:

  • City Center - 400 m
  • Airport Alta - 4.1km

Rooms

Smoking and non-smoking rooms are available. Rooms for guests with disabilities can be requested.

Standard Rooms are elegantly appointed and feature all standard facilities.

Superior Rooms have additional living space.

Junior Suites are fitted a separate bedroom provide a bathrobe and slippers.

Suites are spacious accommodations with a separate bedroom, a bathrobe and slippers.

Non-smoking rooms are provided. Rooms and facilities for disabled guests are available.

All children under two years stay free of charge when using existing beds.

All older children or adults are charged NOK 200 per night per person for extra beds.

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is one.

Maximum capacity of babycots in a room is one.

Dining options

Complimentary breakfast buffet is served every morning in the dining room.

The Alta restaurant offers a varied a la carte menu based on regional dishes

Alten PP is a comfy pizza pub serving dinner and featuring a large plasma TV screen, ideal for enjoying sports events.

The Nordlys Bar is a nice place where guests can enjoy a tapas buffet, as well as a wide range of drinks, cocktails and light snacks.

At the hotel Rica Alta guests are invited to a buffet breakfast served for free. 

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from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of NOK 200 per night/person for extra beds. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of baby cots in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request

Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Elevator
  • Pets allowed
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Luggage storage
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible on site.

Services
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Sauna
  • Skiing
  • Solarium
  • Bowling
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room safe

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Smoking and non-smoking rooms are available. Rooms for guests with disabilities can be requested.

Standard Rooms are elegantly appointed and feature all standard facilities.

Superior Rooms have additional living space.

Junior Suites are fitted a separate bedroom provide a bathrobe and slippers.

Suites are spacious accommodations with a separate bedroom, a bathrobe and slippers.

Non-smoking rooms are provided. Rooms and facilities for disabled guests are available.

All children under two years stay free of charge when using existing beds.

All older children or adults are charged NOK 200 per night per person for extra beds.

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is one.

Maximum capacity of babycots in a room is one.

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas
        • City Center
          200 m

        Local Attractions

        • Glod Adventures & Expeditions Day Tours
          1.8km
          Vesterhaugveien 1, Alta
        • Holmen Hundesenter - Day Tours
          2.9km
          Holmen 48, Alta
        • Rock Art of Alta
          3.8km
          AltaNorway
        • Alta Museum
          3.8km
          Altaveien 19, Alta
        • Northern Lights Husky Day Tours
          9.1km
          Gargiaveien 29, Alta

        Near the hotel

        • Nordlyskatedralen
          160 m
          Lokkeveien, Alta
        • Alta Church
          820 m
          Kirkeveien Alta 9511Norway

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Alfa Omega

          72% likes this, based on 75 reviews
          Food: Bar
          Price Range: USD 16 - USD 23

          120 m
          Markedsgata 14/16

          Phone: 78 44 54 00/78 44 54 01

        • Du verden, Alta, Norge

          64% likes this, based on 8 reviews
          Food: Gastropub

          90 m
          Markedsgata 21-25
        • Wing Wah House

          66% likes this, based on 15 reviews
          Food: Chinese

          200 m
          Markedsgt. 4

          Phone: 78 433 700 / 99 15 28 54 / 91 83 68 65

        • Restaurant Altafjord Gjestegaard

          60% likes this, based on 38 reviews

          1.2km
          Bossekoppveien 19

          Phone: +47 78 43 19 60

        • Restaurant Haldde - Thon Hotel Vica

          61% likes this, based on 38 reviews
          Food: Norwegian
          Price Range: USD 25 - USD 100

          1.4km
          Fogdebakken 6

          Phone: +47 78 48 22 22

        Getting there.

        Alta Airport is within 4.8km from the hotel.

        • By car: Head west on Flyplassveien. Turn left towards Altaveien/E6. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Altaveien/E6. Go through two roundabouts. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Markveien. Turn right onto Løkkeveien. The hotel will be on the left.

        Rica Alta Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Rica Alta

        Average guest rating

        8.0
        out of 10
        Excellent
        Based on 52 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Service
        8.1
        Value
        8.3
        Dining
        8.1
        Location
        8.2
        Rooms
        8.2

        Individual guest reviews

        • Beautiful modern rooms and good breakfast.

          My rating for the hotel:

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            10.0
          • Rooms
            10
        • Nice rooms, good food.

          My rating for the hotel:

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            8.0
          • Rooms
            8
          • Dining
            8
        • Room big, warm and clean, very good breakfast.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.0
          • Rooms
            9
          • Dining
            9
        • The service by the hotel was excellent and the buffet breakfast was good and the staff very helpful and friendly.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            10.0
          • Value
            10
        • Nice modern hotel at tiny town Alta and friendly staff. Good sized rooms excellent meals, delicious breakfast.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.6
          • Rooms
            10
          • Service
            10
          • Value
            9
        • Very clean and comfortable modern hotel, friendly staff, internet available. Great breakfast served from 6am.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.4
          • Rooms
            10
          • Service
            10
          • Value
            8
        • That said, this hotel was very convenient being in the centre of town and breakfast was above good.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.0
          • Value
            9
        • A good standard scandinavian hotel, friendly staff and rooms very spacious and comfortable. Excellent buffet in the morning, great value for Norwegian standards.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.2
          • Rooms
            10
          • Service
            10
          • Value
            8
          • Dining
            9
        • Excellent hotel at bargain price, service is very good too.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.0
          • Service
            8
          • Value
            10
        • Best hotell in Alta, staff really helpful and nice and clean bathroom and also nice bed and comfortable pillow. Breakfast is very good.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.0
          • Rooms
            8
          • Service
            10
          • Value
            10
          • Dining
            8
        • Great place to stay and friendly, helpful staff. Clean room and sauna, very good breakfast.

          Security at the hotel is bad.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            8.2
          • Rooms
            8
          • Service
            8
          • Value
            8
          • Dining
            9
        • Hotel was very pleasant and the room was of good standard size and the bed was great. The breakfast buffet was excellent.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.6
          • Rooms
            10
          • Value
            9
        • Central location and beautiful hotel. The service was really good, very comfortable and the other rooms was warm and cosy, the breakfast was excellent.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.2
          • Location
            8
          • Rooms
            10
          • Service
            10
          • Value
            10
          • Dining
            8
        • Great location and good hotel. The staff were wonderful, the suite we stayed in was big and breakfast buffet was the best I have ever seen.

          The room could be a little bit bigger.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.6
          • Location
            10
          • Rooms
            10
          • Service
            10
          • Value
            8
        • Convenient location, excellent Hotel and the staff were all very pleasant and helpful. Small meeting room facilities were cold and had no projector, the food was also good.

          The breakfast and restaurant is not the best.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            9.2
          • Location
            10
          • Rooms
            8
          • Service
            10
          • Value
            10
          • Dining
            8
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