Fodor's Expert Review Clarion Hotel Ernst

Rådhusgt. 2, Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, 4664, Norway

This traditional city hotel opened in 1858 and is still considered among Kristiansand's best. It's centrally located and close to the city beach and main shopping area. The staff at the reception desk will gladly tell you about local attractions and help you purchase tickets to attractions. Ask for one of the quiet rooms if you're there on a weekend.

PROS

  • interesting design and contemporary art on the walls
  • both rooms and breakfast get rave reviews
  • lots of contemporary artworks
  • breakfast gets rave reviews
  • pleasant and helpful staff

CONS

  • some rooms get a bit of noise from nearby nightife
  • parking in the city center is often difficult
  • some rooms get noise from nearby nightlife
  • standard rooms are on the small side

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
BusinessRomantic
Casual
Central
Private
$$$

HOTEL INFO

Phones: -38–12–86–00

HOTEL DETAILS

200 rooms
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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