This guest house offers budget accommodations on the Arctic Ocean island of Svalbard. Communal facilities include a kitchen and TV lounge. Snowmobile safaris, dog sledding and glacier walks can be arranged. At Coal Miners’ Cabins, guest accommodations are located in annex buildings. Each have access to shared bathrooms and a common living room. Some options include mountain views or a kitchenette. WiFi access and a snack shop are offered at reception in the main building. There is also a resturant and a shared laundry room available. Coal Miners’ Cabins is a 20-minute walk from Longyearbyen town center. Longyearbyen Airport is 3.7 mi away.

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Property Highlights

Breakfast Info


Free Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
Number of guests
1 full bed
1 sofa bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
Low score for Longyearbyen
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Martin
    Loved the cozy rooms, great views, clean bathrooms and tasty breakfasts.
  • Ole
    We got a nice corner-room with nice view of the city. The rooms and bathrooms were nice and clean, but could need some upgrades/renovation, and it would be nice with queen/king-size bed. Could have been nice with some more choices at the...
  • Inger
    Great breakfast, could have more variety of the dinner menu. Nice area for hangout and rest at night. The room was nice and big but we missed places to put our stuff

Area info

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Coal Miners' Bar & Grill
    • Cuisine
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional • Modern
    • Dietary options

Amenities of Coal Miners’ Cabins
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Bathrobe
  • Shower
  • Shared kitchen
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Hiking
  • Game room
  • Skiing
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Norwegian

House rules

Coal Miners’ Cabins takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


From 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 8 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa JCB Diners Club Cash is not accepted Coal Miners’ Cabins accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

If you expect to arrive outside check-in hours, please inform Coal Miners’ Cabins in advance.

When booking more than 8 rooms, please note that different conditions may apply.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Coal Miners’ Cabins

  • Coal Miners’ Cabins is 1.4 miles from the center of Longyearbyen. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Coal Miners’ Cabins has 1 restaurant:

    • Coal Miners' Bar & Grill

  • The prices at Coal Miners’ Cabins may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Coal Miners’ Cabins offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Game room
    • Fishing
    • Horseback riding

  • Guests staying at Coal Miners’ Cabins can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Coal Miners’ Cabins is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.