Funken Lodge - Longyearbyen

ex. Spitsbergen Hotel

Longyearbyen, Longyearbyen, Norway, Longyearbyen  show map
 4 stars
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Funken Lodge - Longyearbyen

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Sauna

Overview

Set in the heart of Longyearbyen, this modern hotel features 88 rooms and offers free self-parking and allergy friendly rooms.

Svalbard Museum is located 1450 meters from the hotel. The property lies within 2 km from the city center.

Funken Lodge offers a stunning view to its guests.

Guests can get to Svalbard airport in 15 minutes by car.

Rooms

Classic rooms at Funken Lodge are equipped with television, coffee/tea makers, a personal computer, a fireplace and blackout curtains. Some rooms come with a view of Andes Mountains. The rooms offer a shower, a hairdryer and terry bathrobes supplied in the bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

The dining options include a complimentary buffet breakfast served daily. There is a restaurant serving French dishes on site. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Huset are about 900 meters from the property.

Services

The hotel offers an elevator, a souvenir shop and a news stand as well as a business center, a meeting room and computer rental for guests' comfort.

Relax

Guests can make use of a solarium, a Jacuzzi and a sauna or go in for canoeing, snow skiing and cycling. On-site fitness amenities include a gym and a fitness center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   88.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Fireplace

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 1 year
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
2 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed NOK 250
Children above
12 years or adults
Extra bed NOK 250
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Longyearbyen, Longyearbyen, Norway, Longyearbyen

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City Center
  • Longyearbyen
    1.1 km
Airports
  • Svalbard (LYR)
    5.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    88

Hotel Awards

NorwegianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLongyearbyenFunken Lodge

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 4 Star Hotels in Norway

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Rooms and availability

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Single Room
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    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Coffee machine
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  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:TV
Room Description:

This room with classic furnishings includes a minibar, work desk, TV and private bathroom.

Funken Lodge Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.0 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Svalbard Church900 m

Museums

  • Svalbard Museum1.4 km

Local attractions

  • North Pole Expedition Museum1.5 km
    401-18

    Near the hotel

    • Pyramiden 910 m
      Billefjorden
    • Svalbard Kirke990 m
      Longyearbyen 9171Norway
    • Magdalenefjord Svalbard910 m
    • Svalbard Museum1.4 km
      Postboks 521
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      88

    Hotel Awards

    NorwegianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLongyearbyenFunken Lodge

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 4 Star Hotels in Norway

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    • Barentsburg hotels - 43 km

    Funken Lodge Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Funken Lodge

    Average guest rating

    8.4out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 38 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      staff were efficient and friendly arrival and checkout well organised. rooms warme and comfortable

    • Single
      9.2

      The atmosphere and comfort was excellent. Very quiet, a homey feeling.

      Since there is only one flight out from Longyearbyen every day, the check-out on the day of departure should be more flexible, so that it could be postponed until 1 p.m.

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      Waffle tea, comfy beds, all amenities, Internet Access and WiFI, Luxurious breakfast, view, fox, elevator, lounge room comfort

      Man at front desk told us to change money at Post Office but P.O. told us they did not change money. The bank told us they only change money one day a week. Would be nice for staff to know this

    • Single
      8.8

      Modern, clean, soundproof and comfortable. Very helpful and friendly staff

    • Single
      7.4

      The view of the glaciers from the room window. The cozy setting--inside and out.

      Too far from the shops of Longyearbryn

    • Couple
      7.4

      Clean and comfortable with a good restaurant and friendly staff. Particuarly liked the waffles in the afternoon.

    • Group of friends
      9.6

      Very comfortable with a relaxed atmosphere and very helpful staff.

    • Single
      8.8

      The hotel is rather charming, and the personnel is very competent, helpful, and welcoming. Within the options available in Longyerbyen, this is a very good choice. The restaurant/breakfast room is looking over the harbour. It takes about 10min to walk downhill into the center. The breakfast is very good. There's also a sauna and a gym available to the guests.

      Although the service at the hotel restaurant is impeccable, I think meals are overpriced for the quality and quantity served. A good alternative is to just take a nice little walk and eat at Kroa, which has a large range of delicious food and drinks at a reasonable price and in a very cosy atmosphere.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The oldest one in LYbyen, very, very, very cosy and homelike. Absolutely rich and delicious breakfasts. Tea/coffee avaiable free 24 H. Great value - afternoon norge vaffles from 16-18 with fireplace every day, avaiable free. Much lovely places for romantic dialogues. Fitness, bodybuilding and sauna avaiable free every evening. Welcoming staff. If You love Arctics, You must go to Spicbergen, and this Hotel is the best possible choise. The best time April, but other months You will find adventures and much thinks to do, too.

    • Single
      8.8

      Staff friendliness; comfort of public areas

      Little if any vegetarian options

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      The hotel was perfectly clean. The staff was absolutely cheerful and friendly ... they were ready to go out of their way to make any arrangements for us. One Hungarian girl that worked at the reception, Laura, was such a kind, helpful, and special soul that our group just wanted to kidnap her :-)

      For me the mattress was a bit too soft. But when I travelled down to Tromso, and stayed in the Radisson Blu, the mattress was similar. Thus, I think it is a Norwegian peculiarity. But all in all I was very pleased with my stay at Spitsbergen Hotel and would highly recommend the hotel to any traveller heading to the arctic.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Very nice staff, good clean room. Dinner in the retaurant was excellent and the wine matching menu was superb. Availability of free coffee in the comfortable lounge made waiting around more pleasant.

    • Single
      9.6

      The location in the upper part of the Longyearbyen valley was quiet, with views to the surrounding hills. The airport bus drops off and picks up at the hotel (otherwise there is no public transport and it is 15-20 minutes walk down to the town, so you need to be fairly fit or be prepared to spend on taxis). The hotel has historical links with the former mining operations, and there are several comfortable old-style lounges with interesting old photographs and maps. Free internet station. Dinner in the restaurant is pricey (but no more than elsewhere in the town), you pay for the number of courses you have. Quality and presentation of the food is excellent. So too is the buffet breakfast.

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      A.Beautiful hotel with spacious rooms and beautiful open spaces for relaxing. Great view and interstitial g historical photos throughout.

      It is on the edge of town and uphill.... But the restaurant is great although. A little expensive like most of Norway.

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      From arrival to departure the staff were friendly and helpful, without being over attentive. The food was superb, breakfast being more than sufficient for our arctic trips! The room and communal facilites were both comfortable and not crowded. Being not quite in the centre of town meant that you could enjoy a short walk to and from the main street. In short the ideal location in Longyearbyen and we would certainly stay again.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Funken Lodge - Longyearbyen Longyearbyen location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Longyearbyen, Longyearbyen, Norway, Longyearbyen

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Longyearbyen
      1.1 km
    Airports
    • Svalbard (LYR)
      5.4 km
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      88

    Hotel Awards

    NorwegianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLongyearbyenFunken Lodge

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 4 Star Hotels in Norway

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