If you want to know the best places to stay, why not ask the locals? One popular choice among local travelers is the 4-star Clarion Hotel Ernst. Other hotels worth consideration include Rosfjord Strandhotell, with its average guest rating of 4.67, or Utsikten Hotell, which scores 5. Locals also like to book rooms at Rica Dyreparken Hotel, First Hotel Solborg, and the 3.5-star First Hotel Kristiansand.
A good bet if you're looking to book last minute is the 4-star Radisson Blu Caledonien Hotel, Kristiansand, a favorite among last-minute travelers. Other popular last-minute picks include Yess Hotel in Kristiansand and Budget Hotel Kristiansand.The Vest-Agder area isn’t only for leisure. Business travelers are fond of the 3.5-star Hotel Norge, with an average guest rating of 4.5 out of 5. Other great business properties include the 3.5-star Comfort Hotel Kristiansand in Kristiansand.