Thon Hotel Polar

Address: Gronnegata 45, Tromsø, Troms, North Norway, 9008, Norway | 3 star hotel
 
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Location

This 3 star hotel, located on Gronnegata 45, Tromsų, is near Polaria, The Polar Museum (Polarmuseet), Arctic Cathedral, and Tromso Fjords.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThon Hotel Polar Tromsų

    Reviewed by etiennerossouw

    Good for a short visit

    Reviewed Dec 27, 2014
    by (16 reviews) London , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    The hotel has a great location in the centre of Tromsø. It is truly budget, so don't expect any frills other than free wifi.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by jowhiting

    Great breakfast and very central

    Reviewed Jan 24, 2014
    by (10 reviews) Hove , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Great budget hotel in the centre of Tromso. The breakfast was very good. The airport bus stops just around the corner making it very easy to get to.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by am1

    Why not

    Reviewed Feb 22, 2012
    by (16 reviews) Sydney , Australia Flag of Australia

    Staff have been brilliant, very helpful with every request. Location is great, everything within walking distance. Highly recommended, free breakfast hits the spot too. I would stay here again no problems.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by mari.nittim

    Not bad

    Reviewed Jan 20, 2011
    by (2 reviews) Tallinn , Estonia Flag of Estonia

    I would have rated it better, if shower would have worked. Otherwise at a nice location and helpful staff.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Thon Hotel Polar Tromsų

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent
     

    Travel Blogs from Tromsų

    Auroras and Tromsø

    A travel blog entry by etiennerossouw on Dec 27, 2014

    6 photos

    When we woke up this morning, it was still snowing and still dark. We knew off course that the sun wouldn't rise this time of the year in Tromsų, but it still takes some getting used to. We had a quick breakfast before heading out to explore the city.

    Our first stop was the Arctic Cathedral. We had thought about walking there and from the …

    Start of a dream

    A travel blog entry by etiennerossouw on Dec 26, 2014

    2 photos

    Today is the start of a life-long dream of mine: visiting the Arctic and hopefully seeing the northern lights!

    I have been perusing weather and aurora forecast websites for the last few days, hoping to see clear weather with above normal solar activity. However, the forecasts keep changing (especially the weather), so I have now decided …

    The Northern Lights

    A travel blog entry by charlotterowley on Mar 13, 2015

    20 photos

    ... we are East facing, the orange light reflected on the snowy mountains. Pretty. Then sadly as it became dark, the clear sky became filled with clouds. So no chance of seeing the lights again from the city. Monday 16 March 2015 Another lie in today, feeling a bit achy after the past couple of days! After another massive plate of melon, we headed off to explore the other side of the city, across the harbour to the mainland. We caught a bus, a blooming expensive bus, at £5 ...

    Tromso's Arctic Cathedral

    A travel blog entry by finnegan on Aug 08, 2014

    18 photos

    ... Museum. The Polar Museum opened in 1978, 50 years to the day after explorer Roald Amundsen left the city on his last expedition. It is situated in an 1830's customs warehouse.

    We then walked across the Tromso Bridge to the Arctic Cathedral. It features Europe's largest stained-glass window which depicts the Second Coming of Christ. It was built in 1965 and evokes the shape of ...