Discover breathtaking arctic scenery at our spitsbergen hotel in Longyearbyen

Located on Norway's largest island, only 1,300 kilometers from the North Pole, the Radisson Blu Polar Hotel Spitsbergen in Longyearbyen invites you to discover the wonders of the Arctic. As one of the world's northernmost permanent settlements, Longyearbyen offers spectacular views of snowy peaks and glaciers, the summertime glow of the midnight sun, and an array of Arctic wildlife species. 

Embrace activities such as dog sledding or snowmobile safaris during your stay at our hotel in Spitsbergen. Experience the mystical northern lights during the polar night in winter, or have fun in the four months of midnight sun. 

An arctic hotel offering comfort and style

Keep the chill at bay in one of the 128 cozy, comfortable rooms at our hotel in Longyearbyen. After a day full of Arctic adventures, warm up in Barentz Gastropub and unwind with a cocktail. Then, head over to Restaurant Nansen for a lovely dinner with a spectacular view. 

If you're visiting Longyearbyen for business or arranging a corporate event, take advantage of our partner Hurtigruten Svalbard to arrange packages that include airfare, accommodation, use of the hotel's meeting facilities, dining options, and outdoor adventures.

Get warm and cozy in our rooms after exploring the island of Spitsbergen

Radisson Blu Polar Hotel Spitsbergen features 128 rooms, for business or leisure travelers, complete with free Wi-Fi and in-room coffee and tea facilities.
  •  24 m²
  • 2 twin or 1 double
  • 2 adults, 1 child (0-11)
With our Standard Room, you will have everything you need for a comfortable stay and a good night's sleep.
  •  24 m²
  • 2 twin
  • 2 adults, 1 child (0-11)
With our Superior Room, you will have everything you need for a comfortable stay and a good night's sleep after exploring Spitsbergen.
  •  30 m²
  • 1 double
  • 4 adults
These suites feature separate sleeping and living areas, ideal for guests who are planning an extended stay.
  •  40 m²
  • 1 double
  • 2 adults
Choose our One Bedroom Suite for an extended stay featuring a separate living area and fantastic views.
  •  48 m²
  • 1 double
  • 2 adults, 2 children (0-11)
Family Rooms boast extra space for families traveling together, in addition to all Standard Room amenities.
Deliver the perfect presentation or host a private event in our well-equipped meeting rooms in Spitsbergen. Modern, adaptable and able to accommodate up to 140 guests, the four event rooms welcome delegates with modern conference technology, including fast free Wi-Fi. The hotel's four meeting rooms are naturally lit and most offer sweeping Arctic views. The André conference room is the largest of the four and can be divided into two parts to suit your event needs.


At our on-site restaurants, we serve the best products from the Arctic region and combined them with Asian flavors. Visit Nansen Restaurant for wonderful tastes and pizzas and drinks at Barentz Gastropub.

Crashing waves on the Norwegian coastline, arctic foxes and reindeer roaming free and striking glaciers await guests at this Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen hotel. Take advantage of information from the knowledgeable staff, who can help plan your days and arrange transportation.

Svalbard Museum

0,12 mi / 0,2 km from the hotel
Stop into this award-winning museum for a journey through the history of Svalbard, from the first whalers in the 17th century to the modern day society based on mining, research and tourism.
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Funken Restaurant

0,76 mi / 1,22 km from the hotel
Savor a cocktail and relax in a warm environment. Situated by the upstairs fireplace at Funken Lodge, this is exactly the kind of cozy and intimate bar and restaurant that you need after a day out in the snow.
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Green Dog

5,45 mi / 8,77 km from the hotel
Go dog sledding in winter wonderland through the exciting and varied landscape in Bolterdalen. This extraordinary activity uses Greenland Dogs and Huskies to propel you through the snow.
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Postbox 554, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway

Culture thrives in the Arctic. Discover charming galleries and museums, as well as invigorating outdoor adventures from this hotel's location in Longyearbyen town center. Located just 1,200 kilometers from the North Pole, Svalbard offers guests the chance to observe colossal glaciers and thriving wildlife, including polar bears, arctic foxes and reindeer. Svalbard Airport, Longyear (LYR), is only 5 kilometers away.

From Svalbard Airport

By airport shuttle:

The Airport Shuttle Bus Service offers direct transportation to the hotel. Ticket fares can only be paid in Norwegian kroner or by credit card.

By taxi:

Taxi Services are available to and from the airport and within Longyearbyen. We recommend you reserve in advance with our hotel staff.

Frequently Asked Questions

Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen has 1 onsite meeting and conference room.
Yes, breakfast is available at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen.
Rooms offered at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen are Family Room, Junior Suite, One Bedroom Suite, Standard Room - 1 double, Standard Room - 2 twin, Superior Room
All Radisson hotels have cleanliness and sanitization measures in place to ensure the health, safety, and security of our guests. Learn more here:
Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen is located at Vei 229-3, Longyearbyen, 9170, Norway.
Yes, free Wi-Fi is available at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen.
Yes, there is air conditioning at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen.
Yes, Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen is a smoke free hotel.
Yes, baggage storage is available at Radisson Blu Polar Hotel, Spitsbergen.