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Radisson Blu Polar Hotel Spitsbergen places you within a short walk of University Centre in Svalbard and within a mile (2 km) of Svalbard Church. This 95-room, 4-star hotel has free breakfast along with conveniences like free in-room WiFi and free self parking. It's in central Longyearbyen and also 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Svalbard Museum.


Free buffet breakfast is included with your stay and awaits you each morning from 7 AM to 10 AM. This hotel serves as home to a restaurant, which has ocean views, along with a sports bar. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café.


All 95 recently renovated rooms provide minibars and desks. Guests can expect free WiFi and TVs with cable channels. Bathrooms have hair dryers, bathrobes, and slippers.

Property features

Radisson Blu Polar Hotel Spitsbergen features 2 spa tubs, a sauna, and free WiFi in public areas. There's free parking, and an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for NOK 75 per person one way. The front desk has multilingual staff standing by 24 hours a day to assist with luggage storage and tours/tickets. Additional amenities include 3 meeting rooms, conference space, and a library.


  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Radisson Blu Polar Hotel Spitsbergen

Vei 229-3 Longyearbyen 9171

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Radisson Blu Polar Hotel Spitsbergen features 2 spa tubs and a sauna. The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

Event facilities measuring 2476 square feet (230 square meters) include conference space. This business-friendly hotel also offers a library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Radisson Blu Polar Hotel Spitsbergen is a smoke-free property.

  • Sauna 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 95 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2476 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 230 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Year Built 1994 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Radisson Blu Polar Hotel Spitsbergen offers 95 accommodations with minibars and bathrobes. Televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, slippers, and hair dryers. This Longyearbyen hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Minibar 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Television 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Restaurant Nansen - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Barentz Pub - This sports bar specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 spa tubs are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowmobiling nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Sledding nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: NOK 75 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: NOK 25.00 (one way), (from 0 to 12 years old)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NOK 300 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Up to 2 children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.

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