Modern and full service hotel with a view towards the gorgeous Olaf Mountain to the south and fascinating Grønfjord Bay to the north. Has newly-refurbished 43 rooms, whereof 38 standard double/twin rooms and 4 suite/ family rooms. Finnish sauna. Drying cupboard is available upon each floor.
The restaurant where you get a great view of the bay Grønfjord can offer both European and Russian cuisine. The bar is open until 2 am.
Souvenir shop is on the 1st floor.
Free of charge
Restaurant Rijpsburg and Icebreaker Bar Krasin
Renovated in 2020, restaurant Rijpsburg kitchen makes accent on fish and Northern cuisine. Icebreaker Bar Krasin is designed after the historically significant icebreakers Krasin and Lenin.
Our bar has a wide range of beverages incl. vodka Barentsburg. We are especially proud to sell beer from our local brewery. The barkeeper also has a wide variety of cocktails on the repertoire.
HOW TO GET
The distance from Longyearbyen to Barentsburg is only 60 km but there are no roads connecting the two settlements.
In winter time you can get to Barentsburg by snowmobiles. The transfer takes approx. 2 hrs.
In summer you can either reserve an individual transfer aboard our RIB Polarcirkel/ open boat for 12 seats or buy a round ticket for one of the daily cruiser boats.
You can order a transfer from the pier to the hotel/ hostel.
The price for 2020 season
SUITE/ FAMILY room
2 000 NOK
DBL / TWIN room
1 800 NOK
1 500 NOK
Price is per room.
HOW TO PAY