Radisson Blu Polar Hotel is the northernmost full-service hotel in the world, located in Longyearbyen. Whether you are dining in the hotel restaurant or outdoors, you can enjoy impressive panoramic fjord views with your meal or drink. All rooms at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen have a TV and a work desk. Arctic specialties and international dishes and drinks are served at Restaurant Nansen, drinks and lighter meals are available at Barentz Gastropub. A popular breakfast buffet is served every morning. Staff can help arrange activities like cruises, trekking and kayaking. During winter, guests can enjoy dog sledding and glacier excursions. The Svalbard Museum is 656 ft away. Svalbard Airport is 1.9 mi from the hotel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Radisson Blu
Hotel chain/brand
Radisson Blu

Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
2 twin beds
and
1 sofa bed
2 twin beds
2 twin beds
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Property practices

This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.0
Facilities
8.3
Cleanliness
8.7
Comfort
8.7
Value for money
7.6
Location
9.4
Free Wifi
8.8
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Cristian
    United States of America United States of America
    Great selection and quality breakfast. Comfortable and spacious rooms.
  • Esra
    Turkey Turkey
    The staff is very helpful and friendly. Whatever i asked something they found an answer :) The lıcation is at the heart of Longyearbyen, yes it is a small city but good to have a short midnight sun walk :)
  • Elva
    Mexico Mexico
    Staff were friendly and helpful. Breakfast was delicious. The only comment is that I stayed in a separate building to the reception, and there was no lift, so I had to carry my suitcases up the stairs, no big deal though. Other than that, the room...

Hotel area info

Restaurants
1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurant Nansen
    • Cuisine
      International
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen
Great facilities! Review score, 8.3

Most popular amenities
  • Free Wifi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Ski
  • Ski storage
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
    Off-site
  • Hiking
    Additional charge
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
  • Skiing
    Off-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
Spa
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Norwegian
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Swedish

House rules
Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in
From 15:00 to 00:00
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in.
Check-out
From 00:00 to 11:00
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
Free
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
NOK 300 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets
Pets are not allowed.
Groups
When booking more than 8 rooms, different policies and additional fees may apply.
Accepted payment methods
VisaMastercardDiners ClubJCBMaestroCash

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

Please note that the same credit card used for payment of prepaid reservations need to be presented upon check-in.

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply. Please contact the property for more information.

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 Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen on this page.

  • Check-in at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Yes, Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Bicycle rental
    • Walking tours
    • Bike tours

  • Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen is 1,150 feet from the center of Longyearbyen. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant Nansen

  • Room options at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen include:

    • Suite
    • Twin/Double
    • Double