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Dalen Hotel

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Dalen Hotel is a fairytale hotel, build in 1894 in grand romantic style with dragonheads, towers and balconys. The paper "Varden" wrote in 1894: "The new elegant furnished Hotel at Dalen, at the top of the Bandak waters, is now ready to recieve guests".After early golden days and later years of decay the hotel was in 1994, after years of restauration finished to welcome its guests again, all restored back to its original beauty. It has the same soul, calmness, peace and atmosphere as the wooden castle that opened for more than 110 years ago.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Concierge
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
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Celebration of a price due to a workproject:) The adventure started when the bus climbed down the hill ,- and all the guest suddenly got the nature sight! And when we checked in -and lived like royalties .... The employees❤️The rooms❤️the food❤️the feeling❤️once in a lifetime
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Response from malin440, General Manager at Dalen Hotel
Responded 3 Oct 2018
Thank you very much for your kind words. Welcome back one day. Best,Malin Jernberg.
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We enjoyed taking the canal boat from Ulefoss to the hotel on the Saturday, including onboard lunch. After a breath-taking boat trip we arrived at Dalen, and were welcomed and transported to the hotel by the old (fashioned) hotel car. Beautiful and charming rooms waited for us,
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Response from malin440, General Manager at Dalen Hotel
Responded 6 Sep 2018
Thank you very much for your fine review and kind words Jan. We appreciate it a lot. Welcome back one day. /Malin Jernberg.
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A romantic hotel taking you 100 years back in time. Beautiful details inspired by the old Viking ship Oseberg. Wonderful staff and great food. Nice veranda with a lovely view of the lake surrounded by the mountains.
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Response from malin440, General Manager at Dalen Hotel
Responded 2 Aug 2018
Thank you very much for your lovely review. Welcome back one day. /Malin Jernberg
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A breathtaking view met us when we arrived after driving up Setesdalen valley in our convertible with the hood down on a glorious sunny summer day. Dalen Hotel is an absolutely amazing sight in its Norwegian national romantic, dragon style architecture set against the
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Response from malin440, Hotelldirektör at Dalen Hotel
Responded 20 Jul 2018
Thank you very much for your lovely review! Welcome back one day. Best, Malin Jernberg,
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This is a lovely historic building, and very well restored. The setting is great with lawns sweeping down to the lake. Inside, one feels very Edwardian, as if you were on the set of a Merchant Ivory film, dark wood, brown leather etc, service staff in Black with small white
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Response from malin440, General Manager at Dalen Hotel
Responded 12 Jul 2018
Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate your opinion! We have chosen to keep the rooms as original as we can, without TV, minibar and modern facilities. /Malin Jernberg.
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"Ask for rooms overlooking the lake, for example the corridor starting with number 31, odd numbers"
"We had a very nice view out toward the lake - the sounds of the waterfalls down the mountains on each side of the hotel is unforgettable"
"Book the rooms without the bathroom: you will truly enjoy the "historic" place and they have the best view"
"upper floor roomsat the rear, have a view to the water"
"For us seniors, rooms on the ground floor is recommended, as the hotel has no lift."
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PRICE RANGE
US$272 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
dalen hotel telemark
LOCATION
NorwayEastern NorwayTokke MunicipalityDalen
NUMBER OF ROOMS
47
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