We guarantee that
this is Longyearbyen’s most unique hotel; decorated in a traditional trapper
style with driftwood, sealskin and slate.
About the Trapper's
Trapper’s Hotel is situated right at the heart of
Longyearbyen, among restaurants, pubs, shops and bank. It is absolutely Longyearbyen’s
most amazing hotel; decorated in traditional trapper’s style with driftwood,
sealskins, pictures and objects that illustrate the past and current trappers’
life in the Arctic. Despite its rusticity, Trappers Hotel offers high quality accommodation
with unique style!
Trapper’s Hotel has 16 rooms and can accommodate
more than 40 people. Each room has its individual decorations in traditional trapper
style with driftwood, sealskin and slate. There are no two rooms like each other.
In all our rooms there are comfortable beds, private bathrooms with shower and wireless
internet connections. In double rooms we have either two single beds or one double
bed. In triple rooms we have bunk beds in real trapper’s style. Double beds
are on request only. Two of the rooms in Trappers Hotel are suites, with separate
bedrooms, lounge and bathroom. From all the rooms you have lovely view over the town
and towards the mountains surrounding the valley of Longyeardalen.
Keeping true to the Trappers Style, there are no televisions
in the rooms, but you are more than welcome to borrow some arctic books from the lobby
and just enjoy the arctic atmosphere in your room. If you still yearn after evening
programs you can climb up to our “Cognac loft” where we have big screen
television for our guest to use.
In the arctic you have a good chance to see beautiful northern
lights dancing across the sky. Svalbard is one of the few places on earth where you
can see the northern lights also during day time. Our receptionists are more than
happy to inform you whenever there are northern lights on display. Just let them know
that you are eager to see the nature's own film in live and they will let you
know. Also we have built a loft called “Cognac Loft” with big windows
across the ceiling. You can sit down after dinner, get a cup of coffee and just look
out to the sky! What a perfect way to finish your adventurous day in the arctic!
Conferences & Meetings
Trappers Hotel has rooms that can be used for private groups
or as meeting rooms with modern audio visual equipment. You can arrange your meeting
in unique trapper’s atmosphere not like any other. With the unique atmosphere
around you, you will be sure to have fresh ideas and plenty of new visions. In
the evening we can arrange delicious dinner at the authentic Trappers Station with
similar atmosphere to top of your arctic meeting!
Back Country Skiing Hotel
Trappers Hotel is the northernmost back country skiing
hotels in the world. There are several magnificent mountains just a day trip away
from the hotel. With only few locals around there are good chances for untouched snow
on the mountains and glaciers. Experience the arctic nature on skies and let the majestic
mountains and glaciers show your way! We recommend you to take one of our guides with
you to lead the group and take care of the polar bear safety on your trip.
Relax and enjoy!
Sometimes it’s all right to do nothing. Not always
does the life have to be about achievements and goals, sometimes you can just enjoy
the arctic silence! The calm atmosphere of Trappers Hotel gives you the opportunity
to lower your shoulders and leave the stress behind you. Grab a cup of coffee and
sit down in our “Cognac Loft” where the glass ceiling displays the whole
arctic sky with stars and northern lights right above your head.
Facilities at Trappers
Our reception is open daily from 7 am till 10 pm during
the high season. After the reception hours we have on-call phone to answer any of
your problems. Our helpful staff is more than happy to help you with any questions
you might have. Ask our reception about local restaurants or café or good places
to visit. We hope we can make your arctic adventure even better! All our prices include
breakfast, which is served every morning between 7 am and 10 am. You have access to
wireless internet everywhere in the hotel. In the lobby we have comprehensive library
of arctic books. You are more than welcome to sit down and have a hot drink while
enjoy the arctic stories. Complementary coffee or tea is served in the lobby
with small snack all day along. Or you can purchase your alcoholic or non-alcoholic
beverages from our bar, which is open during reception hours. The airport shuttle
will take you easily from the airport to our hotel and back. You can ask the timetables
from our reception. If you want to wander around in the settlement and like to have
bit more speed you can rent bicycles and packed lunch from the reception for your
tour. Just remember to stay inside the settlement to avoid unwanted encountering with
the polar bears..
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