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Overview of Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda

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Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board

Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda

3.5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • -hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationAquarama Bad2 min walk
    Popular LocationKristiansand Cathedral12 min walk
    Popular LocationBjaavann Golf Course19 min drive
    AirportKristiansand (KRS-Kjevik)20 min drive

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Standard Twin Room

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • 237 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Superior Room, 1 King Bed

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Standard Double Room

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 280 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Family Room

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • 237 sq ft
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 2 Twin Bunk Beds

About this area

Kristiansand

Located in Kristiansand, Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda is in the city center and on the waterfront. Fiskebrygga and Sørlandssenteret are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Bystranda and Galgebergtangen. Kristiansand Zoo and Aquarama Bad are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Aquarama Bad - 2 min walk
  • Bystranda - 5 min walk
  • Christiansholm Festning - 7 min walk
  • Kristiansand Cathedral - 12 min walk
  • Bjaavann Golf Course - 19 min drive

Getting around

  • Kristiansand Station - 18 min walk
  • Kristiansand (KRS-Kjevik) - 20 min drive

Restaurants

  • Indian Ocean Tandori — 10 min walk
  • Håndverkeren — 10 min walk
  • Sjøhuset — 11 min walk
  • Restaurant Mother India — 11 min walk
  • Bønder i byen — 11 min walk

About this property

Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda

3.5-star hotel near the beach
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a snack bar/deli. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, a rooftop terrace, self parking, and conference space are onsite. All 229 rooms provide free WiFi, pillowtop beds, and flat-screen TVs. Hair dryers, laptop-compatible safes, and ironing boards are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda offers 229 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and hair dryers. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers. This Kristiansand hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of NHO Reiseliv
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for No between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (NOK 260 per day)
  • Street parking available

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily
  • 1 restaurant

Things to do

  • Access to nearby health club
  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Access to nearby indoor pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • Danish
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Icelandic
  • Italian
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Spanish
  • Swedish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Pillow-top mattress

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 7 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to June 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of NOK 200 per pet, per night
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: NOK 260 per day
  • Pet fee: NOK 200 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Bystranda
Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda Hotel
Scandic Bystranda Hotel
Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda
Scandic Bystranda
Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda Hotel
Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda Kristiansand
Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda Hotel Kristiansand

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda and receive a full refund?
Yes, Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?
As of Apr 21, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda on May 9, 2021 start from $133, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of NOK 200 per pet, per night.
How much is parking at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?
Self parking is available for NOK 260 per day.
What time is check-in at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 7 AM.
What time is check-out at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda located?
Offering direct access to the beach, this Kristiansand hotel is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of Aquarama Bad and Bystranda. Christiansholm Festning and Markens Gate are also within 10 minutes. Kristiansand Station is 18 minutes by foot.

Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 478 out of 981 reviews
5 - Excellent 49%
Rating 4 - Good. 389 out of 981 reviews
4 - Good 40%
Rating 3 - Okay. 88 out of 981 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 20 out of 981 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 6 out of 981 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

3/5 Okay

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Nice and clean room but not much.
Nice clean hotel but no basic amenities in room. No coffee or tea in room.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

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