Explore the main attractions of Tromso

Ideal for snow sports, Tromso, Norway sits 400 kilometers north of the Arctic Circle on the interior coast but has a climate tempered by the North Atlantic Drift. Guests can view the legendary Northern Lights from the hotel's glass bridge during winter or celebrate summer's midnight sun with music festivals and concerts. If you enjoy music, be sure to take in the stunning acoustics of the landmark Arctic Cathedral. Our hotel stands within walking distance of a tourist center and many attractions, including Polaria. This nature museum offers "an Arctic Experience" where visitors can see bearded seals in its aquarium. Tromsø also provides an access point for Spitsbergen, where 6 national parks teem with arctic flora and fauna. Check out some of our suggestions for nearby attractions below.

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Northern Lights Tromsø

1.26 mi / 2.03 km from the hotel
Witness one of nature's most unforgettable spectacles in the auroral zone of Tromso, which offers breathtaking views of the magnificent northern lights.
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Northern Norwegian Science Center

2.08 mi / 3.35 km from the hotel
Promoting science education for all ages, the Northern Norwegian Science Center offers a northern lights planetarium show, interactive exhibits, as well as experiments and demonstrations about physics, biology, chemistry, and technology.


13.48 mi / 21.69 km from the hotel
Relax and unwind as you appreciate the stunning scenery at Grøtfjord Beach. Known for its turquoise waters and pristine white sands, this beach offers the ideal location to appreciate nature or enjoy a refreshing swim in the Artic Waters. It is also a prime spot for outdoor activities including hiking, fishing, and birdwatching.

Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden

1.95 mi / 3.14 km from the hotel
Explore the fascinating flora from the planet's coldest regions at Tromso's Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden—the world's most northern botanic garden.
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0.46 mi / 0.73 km from the hotel
Learn about unique marine life and ecosystems at Polaria, an arctic aquarium located just a short distance from Tromso city center. Discover different species of Arctic marine life, including fish and Artic and Bearded seals. Witness the daily seal feeding show as well as interactive exhibitions and educational displays.
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0.31 mi / 0.5 km from the hotel
Established in 1928, Ølhallen is the oldest pub in Tromsø. With its cozy and traditional ambiance and warm atmosphere, Ølhallen offers a wide range of local and international beer and serves as a meeting point for locals and visitors of Tromsø.

Polar Museum

0.21 mi / 0.34 km from the hotel
Visit the quayside Polar Museum in the old Customs House, built in 1830, and take in scary stories about risky Arctic trapping and polar expeditions.
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Arctic Cathedral

0.65 mi / 1.04 km from the hotel
Known for its distinctive and modern design, the Arctic Cathedral offers picturesque panoramic views of Tromsø and the mountainous area surrounding the city. It is a popular venue for concerts and cultural events as well as a place of worship.