Scandic Ishavs Hotel - Tromso

ex. Rica Ishavshotel

Fredrik Langesgate 2, Tromso, Norway, 9008  show map
 4 stars
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Scandic Ishavs Hotel - Tromso

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Cribs available

 Pets

Pets allowed

Overview

The Rica Ishavshotel is nestled on the edge of the water in the heart of city of Tromso, sometimes called “northern Paris”, overlooking across the Tromsosundet sound and with a fantastic view over the harbour. There is the Arctic Cathedral (Ishavskatedralen) and the Tromso Brigde within walking distance. It will take you only 15 minutes to reach the Polaria Aquarium and 10 minutes drive to get to Tromso Airport.

This fashionable and modern 3-star property is housed in contemporary style building with great observation tower in the shape of lighthouse.

All 180 guestrooms over six floors with a wonderful view over the sea feature all modern amenities including air conditioning, complimentary newspaper, refrigerator, direct dial telephone, satellite television, non-smoking rooms, in room wireless internet access, coffee maker, whirlpool, balcony, and mini-bar and full bathroom with hairdryer. The venue has two restaurants Gallionen Restaurant and Brasseriet and two bars Galleriet Bar and Skibsbroen, offering traditional cuisine and specialties from the north of Norway in a contemporary setting. Excellent seminar and conference facilities are available, the Rica Hall can accommodate up to 450 people and the Nord-Norge Hall up to 90 people. In addition there are 8 smaller conference rooms with capacity for up to 25 people.

The Rica Ishavshotel offers a unique atmosphere and provides you with ultimate comfort.

Number of rooms   180.

Dining options

The hotel Scandic Ishavs serves a buffet breakfast for free. 

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Pet amenities available
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Garden furniture
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Armchair

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Scandic Ishavs Hotel - Tromso Tromso location
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Hotel Address:

Fredrik Langesgate 2, Tromso, Norway, 9008

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City Center
  • Tromso
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Tromso/langnes (TOS)
    2.5 mi
  • Bardufoss (BDU)
    42.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Fiskekompaniet (cuisine: Seafood, Norwegian)
    400 ft
  • Yonas Pizzeria & Catering (cuisine: Pizza)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    180

Rooms and availability

Scandic Ishavs Standard Double RoomScandic Ishavs Standard Double RoomScandic Ishavs Standard Double Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 220 sq. feet
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Room facilities
    Scandic Ishavs Standard Family RoomScandic Ishavs Standard Family RoomScandic Ishavs Standard Family Room
    Standard Family Room
    Size: 280 sq. feet
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    This family room features a cable TV.

    Room facilities
      Scandic Ishavs Superior Double RoomScandic Ishavs Superior Double RoomScandic Ishavs Superior Double Room
      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: King Size bed or Queen Size bed
      Size: 335 sq. feet
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Scandic Ishavs Hotel - Tromso Tromso location
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        Hotel Address:

        Fredrik Langesgate 2, Tromso, Norway, 9008

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Tromso
          1000 ft
        Airports
        • Tromso/langnes (TOS)
          2.5 mi
        • Bardufoss (BDU)
          42.3 mi
        Restaurants
        • Fiskekompaniet (cuisine: Seafood, Norwegian)
          400 ft
        • Yonas Pizzeria & Catering (cuisine: Pizza)
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          180

        Scandic Ishavs Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Arctic Cathedral - 1.9 mi

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 700 ft

        Local Attractions

        • Tromso Lapland - 1.2 mi
          Langnes, Tromso
        • Tromso Botaniske Hage - 1.7 mi
          Breivika, Tromso
        • Tromso Museum - 1.5 mi
          Lars Thoringsvei 10, Tromso
        • Tromso Fjords - 2.6 mi
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        Near the hotel

        • Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum - 600 ft
          Sjogata 1, Tromso
        • The Polar Museum (Polarmuseet) - 1400 ft
          Sondre Tollbugt. 11, Tromso
        • Polaria - 2500 ft
          Hjalmar Johansens gate 12, Tromso
        • Svalbard Museum - 4200 ft
          Postboks 521, Longyearbyen
        • Perspektivet Museum - 1200 ft
          Storgata 95, Tromso
        • Tromso Domkirke - 1800 ft
          Storgata 25, Tromso
        • Arctic Cathedral - 3300 ft
          Hans Nilsens vei 41, Tromso

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Fiskekompaniet - 400 ft

          Address: Killengrens gate
          Phone: +47 77 68 76 00

          84% likes this, based on 186 reviews
          Cuisine: Seafood, Norwegian
          Price Range: USD 28 - USD 85

        • Steakers - 400 ft

          Address: Fredrik Langes Gate 13
          Phone: 7761 3330

          60% likes this, based on 132 reviews
          Cuisine: Steakhouse, Bar

        • Pastafabrikken - 500 ft

          Address: Sjogata 17
          Phone: (+47) 77672782

          Cuisine: Italian

        • Yonas Pizzeria & Catering - 300 ft

          Address: Sj?gata 7
          Phone: +47 78 66 66 66

          56% likes this, based on 116 reviews
          Cuisine: Pizza
          Price Range: USD 16 - USD 23

        • Kaia Bar & Restaurant - 400 ft

          Address: Kaia 11

          62% likes this, based on 33 reviews
          Cuisine: Norwegian

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          180

        Scandic Ishavs Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Scandic Ishavs

        Average guest rating

        8.2out of 10
        Excellent
        Based on 85 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Service
        8.0
        Value
        6.0

        Individual guest reviews

        • Family with children
          7.8

          Breakfast.

          Rooms are a bit too small for those travelling with children. Maybe a bed sofa is missing

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          The hotel was good value for money. Rooms had excellent air, cool and fresh. Hotel has allergy rooms available. The location is great and the service was good. To top it off the breakfast buffet was excellent.

          Water pressure in the shower was a bit low and parking fee was expensive.

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          the view.

          The decor was tired. Breakfast time was chaos with such a large compliment of guests

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          The staff were extremely friendly and helpful.

          The superior room was not exactly superior, rather small for that description

        • Couple
          8.8

          great hotel! fabulous breakfast and good communication with airport and other activities

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          It was a comfortable interesting hotel at a very good location

          not a lot of choice on room service or restaurants

        • Single
          9.2

          Good location, with a view on the harbour, bridge and Cathedral. Excellent breakfast (varied, abundant), which allows you to make do with just a snack for lunch.

          It´s on the expensive side when compared with similar hotels in other countries, but then lodging in Norway is not exactly cheap.

        • Single
          10.0

          Excellent customer service, beautiful breakfasts and amazing views.

          the room was a little cold

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Convenient for Tromso stay

          Curtains in bedroom hang on/over heater which could be a fire hazard

        • Single
          10.0

          Breakfast was lovely. I was there on business and the hotel was close to where I needed to be.

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          Location was superb; breakfast was perfect - wonderful choice; lovely room with very large bed

          No pool!

        • Group of friends
          8.8

          Breakfast choices

          No Internet available for non- computer carrying clients, only credit card access ata very inflated price.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          The staff are just superb and very welcoming, nothing is too much trouble. Breakfast buffet is one of the best I have come across anywhere. The beds are very comfy and a good size. Decor generally is classy and good quality.

          The rooms are typically Nordic - a bit on the small side - but "just" big enough.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          Great location within Tromsø -most attractions within walking distance and very near bus station and the airport bus stops right outside Very good breakfast and worth making your way up to the bar on the 4th floor. Ask for harbour view

          As it is a business hotel it is a bit impersonal but thats the standard within Tromso -couldn't find any character hotels. Restaurant a bit soulless for evening meals but a couple of excellent restaurants within walking distance along the harbour. Very expensive drinks but that is typical of Norway so no reflection on the hotel -buy duty free before you go!

        • Couple
          7.8

          Best breakfast buffet ever seen, with love for details and dietetics: glutene-free, organic, local items/dishes, many healthy things. SAS airport bus stop right outside, very practical.

          We would have taken for granted that a hotel of this level in Scandinavia is equipped with a sauna to warm up after strolls in the winter outside. The superior room was just enough in size for the two of us.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Scandic Ishavs Hotel - Tromso Tromso location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Fredrik Langesgate 2, Tromso, Norway, 9008

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Tromso
          1000 ft
        Airports
        • Tromso/langnes (TOS)
          2.5 mi
        • Bardufoss (BDU)
          42.3 mi
        Restaurants
        • Fiskekompaniet (cuisine: Seafood, Norwegian)
          400 ft
        • Yonas Pizzeria & Catering (cuisine: Pizza)
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          180