First Marin Hotel - Bergen

Rosenkrantzgaten 8, Bergen, Norway, 5003  show map
 4 stars
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First Marin Hotel - Bergen

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

Solarium

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

Overview

The First Hotel Marin is centrally located by the picturesque harbour in the historic district listed as being a UNESCO heritage area, close to the Fishmarket Torget, the Maria Church and the Hanseatic Museum.

This venue is housed in totally refurbished historic building that comprises stylish restaurant, bar, several fully-equipped conference suites, steam bath, sauna, fitness studio and lovely terrace.

Guests are provided with 152 well appointed rooms and suites that feature elegant views over the city and the harbour, spacious beds, bathroom with bathtub and shower, cable TV with movies on demand, trouser press, mini-bar, telephone and internet access.

There is on-site restaurant serving a selection of regional and world cuisines for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

The First Hotel Marin places only 500m from the central Bergen railway station and 12km from the Bergen International Airport.

Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   152.

Rooms

There are single, double and twin room and suites equipped with cable television with pay TV, trouser press, well stocked mini-bar, free wireless internet access, luxurious bathroom with separate bathtub and shower, hair dryer and complimentary toiletries, coffee and tea making facilities, work desk and coffee table.

Dining options

Guests can delight impressive traditional Norwegian specialties accompanied by tasty wines at the elegant restaurant with stylish contemporary design, brick walls and chandeliers creating romantic setting.

At the hotel First Marin guests are invited to a buffet breakfast served for free. 

Services

There are nine state-of-the-art conference suites and breakout rooms for up to 180 participants which offer a panoramic view of the city, audio-visual equipment, video and overhead projectors, free wireless internet access, address system, DVD, CD, VHS and cassette tape players.

Leisure

Moreover, there is sauna, Turkish bath, tanning parlor and fitness suite where you can relax and unwind after the tiring day.

Additional features

The additional services and amenities comprise conference facilities, currency exchange, access for disabled, dry cleaning service, indoor parking, golf, room service, 24-hour reception, sauna and wireless internet access in public areas.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • No pets allowed
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • public parking is possible on site at NOK 254 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Spa lounge
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • City view
  • Harbor view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of NOK 300 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Rosenkrantzgaten 8, Bergen, Norway, 5003

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City Center
  • Bergen
    700 m
Airports
  • Bergen Airport, Flesland (BGO)
    13.0 km
  • Stord Airport (SRP)
    67.3 km
Restaurants
  • Bryggeloftet & Stuene (cuisine: International, Norwegian)
    90 m
  • Maharaja (cuisine: Indian)
    20 m
Parks
  • Hardanger Fjord
    790 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    152

Rooms and availability

There are single, double and twin room and suites equipped with cable television with pay TV, trouser press, well stocked mini-bar, free wireless internet access, luxurious bathroom with separate bathtub and shower, hair dryer and complimentary toiletries, coffee and tea making facilities, work desk and coffee table.

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Premium Twin Room
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Size: 20 m²
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    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Queen-size bed
    Size: 20 m²
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    Overlooking the backyard or the street, these rooms include a work desk, seating area and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels.

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      Standard Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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        Junior Suite
        Bed type: Twin beds
        Size: 35 m²
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        Junior Suite, Non Smoking

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          Family One-Bedroom Suite
          Bed type: Twin beds
          Size: 50 m²
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          This extra spacious room features a separate bedroom, a living room and a large bathroom. Also includes a TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Please note that the separate bedroom does not have any windows. However, there are windows in the living room.

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            Superior Twin Room
            Bed type: 2 Single beds or Twin beds
            Size: 25 m²
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            Superior Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking, Harbour View

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              Deluxe Twin Room
              Bed type: 2 Single beds
              Size: 30 m²
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              Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking

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                Spacious Junior Suite
                Size: 35 m²
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                Spacious suite with tea/coffee maker, free tea and coffee, and bathrobes for added comfort.

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                  Business Suite
                  Bed type: Double bed
                  Size: 40 m²
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                  Business Suite, 1 Double Bed

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                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel First Marin Hotel - Bergen Bergen location
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                    Hotel Address:

                    Rosenkrantzgaten 8, Bergen, Norway, 5003

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Bergen
                      700 m
                    Airports
                    • Bergen Airport, Flesland (BGO)
                      13.0 km
                    • Stord Airport (SRP)
                      67.3 km
                    Restaurants
                    • Bryggeloftet & Stuene (cuisine: International, Norwegian)
                      90 m
                    • Maharaja (cuisine: Indian)
                      20 m
                    Parks
                    • Hardanger Fjord
                      790 m
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  2 pm
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      7
                    • Number of rooms:
                      152

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                    What's nearby

                    What's nearby.

                    The First Hotel Marin is located within 300m from the Maria Church, the Fishmarket Torget, the Hanseatic Museum and Bryggens Museum, and 500m from the Rosenkrantz Tower, Bergen Kunstmuseum, the Natural History Collections and the Den Nationale Scene.

                    Tourist attractions

                    • Den Nationale Scene - 500 m

                    Popular areas

                    • City Center - 600 m

                    Places of interest

                    • Fløibanen - 100 m
                    • Håkon's hall & Rosenkrantz Tower - 700 m
                    • Fjordline Ferry Terminal Bergen - 700 m
                    • TV2 - 800 m

                    Convention centers

                    • Landmark - 700 m
                    • Grieghallen - 800 m

                    Shopping areas

                    • Hanseatic Museum - 100 m
                    • Hanseatic Assembly Rooms - 200 m
                    • Bryggens Museum - 200 m
                    • The School Museum - 300 m
                    • Fish Market - 300 m
                    • Kløverhuset - 300 m
                    • Hakon’s Hall - 500 m
                    • Rosenkrantz Tower - 500 m
                    • The Leprosy Museum - 600 m
                    • Permanenten Vestlandske Arts - 600 m
                    • Bergen Kunstmuseum - 700 m
                    • Bergen Art Museum - 700 m

                    Monuments and Landmarks

                    • Floibanen - 100 m
                    • Bryggen - 100 m
                    • The Maria Church - 200 m
                    • Fishmarket Torget - 200 m
                    • Tourist Office Bergen - 300 m
                    • Torgallmenningen - 400 m

                    Museums

                    • Bryggens Museum - 200 m

                    Business areas

                    • Kloverhuset - 300 m
                    • Xhibition - 400 m
                    • Galleriet - 400 m

                    Local attractions

                    • Domkirken (Bergen Cathedral) - 1.7 km
                      Kong Oscargate and Domkirkegate, Bergen
                    • Gamle Bergen Museum - 2.4 km
                      Nyhavnsveien 4, Bergen
                    • St. Mary Church - 2.6 km
                      Dreggen 15, Bergen
                    • VilVite Bergen Science Center - 1.7 km
                      Thormohlensgate 51, Bergen
                    • Bergen Museum - 2.5 km
                      Hakon Sheteligs Plass 10, Bergen

                    Near the hotel

                    • Mount Floyen and the Funicular (Floibanen) - 160 m
                      Vetrlidsallmenningen 21, Bergen
                    • Leprosy Museum - 100 m
                      St. George's Hospital, Bergen
                    • Fish Market - 380 m
                      Bergen Harbour, Bergen
                    • Bergen Art Museum - 750 m
                      Rasmus Meyers alle 3, Bergen
                    • Hanseatic Museum (Hanseatisk) - 90 m
                      Finnegardsgaten 1a, Bergen
                    • Bryggens Museum - 240 m
                      Dreggsallmemmingen 3, Bergen
                    • Bryggen Hanseatic Wharf - 440 m
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                    Restaurants nearby

                    • Bryggeloftet & Stuene - 90 m

                      Address: Bryggen 11
                      Phone: 55 30 20 70

                      65% likes this, based on 229 reviews
                      Cuisine: International, Norwegian
                      Price Range: CAD 26 - CAD 160

                    • Nama Sushi & Noodles - 30 m

                      Address: Lodin Lepps Gate 2b
                      Phone: 5532 2010

                      71% likes this, based on 101 reviews
                      Price Range: CAD 30 - CAD 39

                    • Leone di Mare - 70 m

                      Address: Ovregaten 14
                      Phone: 55321080

                      83% likes this, based on 85 reviews
                      Cuisine: Italian

                    • Maharaja - 20 m

                      Address: Rosenkrantzgaten 5
                      Phone: +47 55 31 25 55

                      Cuisine: Indian

                    • Big Horn Steakhouse - 30 m

                      Address: Lodin Lepps Gate 2 B
                      Phone: 5536 6060

                      Price Range: CAD 32 - CAD 131

                    Getting there.

                    Arriving at the Bergen International Airport you can reach the property by means of taxi service, airport bus or using hotel’s private transportation.

                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  2 pm
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      7
                    • Number of rooms:
                      152
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                    First Marin Reviews

                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at First Marin

                    Average guest rating

                    6.8out of 10
                    Very good
                    Based on 159 reviews

                    Guest reviews

                    • Older travelers
                      5.0

                      The location is excellent. Parking is available

                      The level of general cleanliness and maintenance of facilities is not suited to a hotel which charges this much.

                    • Single
                      5.0

                      Please provide Bath mat Window dressing for privy a spoon and to compliment complimentary tea Flat scene tv Better choice of tv channels a pen Cooked as you like eggs for breakfast Guest obey lifts Easier to access free wifi

                    • Family with children
                      4.6

                      The view of the room.

                      The room service was delayed and came only 3 hours after we ordered. However, the meal was just reheated.....

                    • Group of friends
                      6.6

                      First room was horribly small. Replacement was quite large, big view of the lake, good tub.

                      First room very tiny

                    • Family with children
                      6.0

                      In the gym there was someone sleeping almost every day ( as they told us there were no roons available and had to put someone there to sleep ) I asked for a smoking room and gave me a non smoking room without informing us that the room was a non smoking room. I had to pay a fine for smoking 2 cigarettes in the room and without a warning. Just something printed that they placed on the table and was to late to see it. Furniture were old and beds extremely unfomfortable. We all had back pain after 2 days. At breakfast in 2 occasions eggs run out at 9.30 and did not refill. In general throught the staff was ok the hotel does not worth the price at all. I left 4 night before schedule

                    • Family with children
                      8.8

                      Hotel Marin was situated in a perfect location. The rooms were large and clean. Breakfast was nice with many selections.

                      The noisy dance club across the street with drunkin carolers at 3am...

                    • Couple
                      8.2

                      Nice hotel, got free breaky, great staff, really nice room. Better than I expected, although still pretty exy.

                    • Couple
                      6.6

                      Big rooms, excellent location

                      The hotel staff could be more professional - this relates both to the room service/room cleaning as well as the reception. For the price charged per night, a first class service should be offered.

                    • Older travelers
                      7.8

                      We had harbour view room, so was excellent location. Very good breakfast

                    • Group of friends
                      7.8

                      Good location near waterfront/city center. Large breakfast buffet (saturday morning). Small but decent gym, sauna, and steam in basement.

                      A few things in the bathroom and gym need maintenance, but staff seemed willing to listen and note it.

                    • Single
                      8.2

                      Breakfast was excellent with plenty of variety

                      Room was interior and although it had a window, it looked out onto the roof and other rooms.

                    • Single
                      6.6

                      Right in the middle of the city centre, but still quiet environment.

                      Lack of professionalism; key card didn't work several times, half a day no internet facility; confirmed late check-out not respected; 4 times people from staff entered my room, of which 2 times without knocking on the door.

                    • Group of friends
                      4.6

                      Leaving, we left 2 days earlier than planned

                      From the start everything was inefficient. We were told there was no booking for us, it was their computer system or lack thereof, in first name order rather than surname. We were designated a room already occupied. Breakfast was extremely poor, orange juice watered, when there was any, if food ran out even long before breakfast times finished then it was not replenished, coffee/tea machines not working at times.Computer in foyer for guests not in working order.Staff smoking outside on pavement during working hours. Total lack of any management figure.Lack of housekeeping supervision, carpets not vacummed day of our arrival. The list of complaints is endless.

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      The hotel was conveniently located just one block from the wharf. There are numerous restaurants and of course the famous fish market right there. It is walking distance to the tram, the train station and other local sites. The room was very spacious and nicely appointed. Breakfast buffet was plentiful and had the usual selection.

                    • Older travelers
                      5.4

                      Restaurant was good with relatively Ok prices compared to other places in Bergen.

                      The hotel obviously needs to be refurbished. Wooden floor, furniture, walls, etc...are old, damaged, worn-out. Maintainace is not the first priority, it seems, 2 lamps were out of order and needed new bulbs. Reception staff was rather unprofessional, few answers to simple questions. A trainee (visible by his batch) was explaining to others (non trainees) what to do and sometimes he could not.

                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel First Marin Hotel - Bergen Bergen location
                    Show big map »

                    Hotel Address:

                    Rosenkrantzgaten 8, Bergen, Norway, 5003

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Bergen
                      700 m
                    Airports
                    • Bergen Airport, Flesland (BGO)
                      13.0 km
                    • Stord Airport (SRP)
                      67.3 km
                    Restaurants
                    • Bryggeloftet & Stuene (cuisine: International, Norwegian)
                      90 m
                    • Maharaja (cuisine: Indian)
                      20 m
                    Parks
                    • Hardanger Fjord
                      790 m
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  2 pm
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      7
                    • Number of rooms:
                      152