City view
Pet friendly
Free WiFi
Private Bathroom
24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Non-smoking rooms
Baggage storage

On a picturesque waterside location in Tromsø, which is often referred to as the Paris of the North, is Scandic Ishavshotel, offering stunning views of the harbor and city.

Almost all rooms at the Scandic Ishavshotel are located at the very end of the quay and provide panoramic views of the surroundings.

The Lobby Restaurant, along with Restaurant Roast cater for all guest’s food needs, with delicious, traditional Norwegian cuisine.

For refreshing drinks and night time socializing, visit the Roast Bar, located right by the water and offering views of the Tromsø Bridge and a famous architectural landmark, the Arctic Cathedral.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Scandic Ishavshotel has been welcoming guests since Aug 7, 2009
Hotel chain/brand: Scandic

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Buffet


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room Type
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
2 bunk beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
2 bunk beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
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  • Is there sauna in the hotel?
    No, the hotel does unfortunately not have a sauna. Best regards, Reception
    Answered on 6 November 2019
  • we would love to see the Northern Light and also book some excursions like 1/2 dag with snowscooters, sledgedogs,... Is that possible,and easy from your hotel?
    Yes! There is an activity desk right next to the reception. The desk is staffed from 15.00-19.00, and can help you with booking tours. Or we could poi..
    Answered on 26 November 2019
  • Hi which public buses are available to get to the hotel from the airport and how will I buy the bus tickets?
    You can take bus 24, 40 and 42 :-) (Towards "sentrum"). Bus tickets can be bought in the app "troms billett" or at a machine next to the bus stop.
    Answered on 25 May 2021
  • Hi, what time is breakfast available? We will be taking tours that leave from the hotel at 6am and are curious if it will be possible to eat at the ho..
    Hello, During weekdays our breakfast buffet opens at 07:00, and in weekends at 07:30. If you need breakfast before this time, you can request a breakf..
    Answered on 17 August 2021
  • Hi, can 3 people stay in the superior king room? There are 3 of us are traveling together. Thanks
    Yes, we can add a extra bed to some of the Superior rooms. It costs 200NOK extra for adults.
    Answered on 23 October 2021
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site


    Open for: Dinner

Amenities of Scandic Ishavshotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs NOK 35 per hour.
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Baggage storage
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Packed lunches
    • Ironing service
    • Dry cleaning
      Additional charge
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    Safety & security
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Security alarm
    • Safe
    • Smoke-free property
    • Hypoallergenic room available
    • Carpeted
    • Elevator
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Toilet with grab rails
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Upper floors accessible by elevator
    Languages Spoken
    • Danish
    • English
    • Norwegian
    • Swedish

    House rules

    Scandic Ishavshotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM

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


    Until 12:00 PM


    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 13 and above are considered 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
    Extra bed upon request
    Crib upon request
    3 - 12 years
    Extra bed upon request
    13+ years
    Extra bed upon request
    NOK 200 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.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.


    When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card JCB Diners Club American Express Scandic Ishavshotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Please be advised that if you have booked accommodations with dinner buffet included, this does not include buffet for children. You may purchase dinner buffet for children directly at the hotel at an extra cost.

    The buffet is served between 18:00 and 21:00.

    Unused meals are not refunded.

    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 Scandic Ishavshotel

    • Check-in at Scandic Ishavshotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

    • Scandic Ishavshotel is 1,000 feet from the center of Tromsø.

    • Room options at Scandic Ishavshotel include:

      • Double
      • Family
      • Single
      • Suite

    • Yes, Scandic Ishavshotel is popular with guests booking family stays.

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

    • Guests staying at Scandic Ishavshotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Vegetarian
      • Gluten-free
      • Buffet

    • Scandic Ishavshotel has 1 restaurant:

      • Roast

    • Scandic Ishavshotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Bicycle rental