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Grand Hotel Terminus

  • Norway, Bergen

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In a quiet location away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre, the Grand Hotel Terminus combines classic architecture with an elegantly renovated interior that makes a fittingly swish first impression. This hotel provides a great base from which to explore the exciting city of Bergen. Located in a peaceful spot, just a few steps away from Bergen station and around a 10 minute walk to Bergen centre, harbour and the infamous fish market.

The Grand Terminus features a characteristic Whisky Bar, which has high ceilings and oak walls, with a gorgeous open fire. Guests have an extensive selection of whiskey to choose from, making it a great place to start and end your evening in Bergen. There is also a generous buffet breakfast for guests to enjoy each morning, before making use of the wellness centre, with gym, and the free bicycle rental that the hotel has to offer.

Added value

Free use of hotel bikes (subject to availability)

Free tea and coffee in lobby throughout the day

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 131
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 7
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 2
  • Annex:

    Yes, of 18 rooms

Standard bedrooms in the Grand Hotel Terminus have bath or shower, TV, telephone, minibar and hairdryer.

  • Standard Twin (A4) sleeping 2 people and is as described above
  • Superior Twin (B4) sleeping 2-4 people is larger than the standard rooms, with comfortable seating and en-suite with shower/bathtub 
  • Standard Single (F1) has facilities as described above

Bedroom facilities

  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer
  • Minibar or fridge

Accessibility

  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No

Meals

  • Distance to nearest restaurant serving dinner outside of property:

    In hotel

  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Casual

  • Breakfast service:

    Full hot and cold buffet breakfast (Mon-Fri: 06:45-10:00, Sat & Sun: 06:45-10:30)

  • Dinner service:
    • The hotel has a popular and historical 'Whisky' bar and restaurant serving a small snack menu into the evening
    • Alternatively, Bergen centre for a selection of international restaurants is a pleasant 8 minute walk away & Torgallmenningen Square just 5 minutes' walk away

Board basis options available

  • Bed & Breakfast

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Diabetics - Insulin can be stored
  • Diabetics - Insulin cannot be stored
  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Bergen

Bergen is known as the ‘Gateway to the Fjords’, yet there is still plenty to explore within the city itself. The brightly painted gabled houses and narrow cobble-stoned alleyways of the famous Bryggen Wharf, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, surround the bustling Vågen inner harbour. Bergen also has UNESCO ‘City of Gastronomy’ status thanks to its varied and vibrant food scene. The Bryggen harbour is also home to the city’s thriving flower, fish and fruit markets and historical museums. Visitors can benefit from purchasing the Bergen Card, which provides an excellent value way to explore the city and the nearby surroundings.

For panoramic views over the city take the funicular to the top of Mt. Fløyen. Concerts and cultural attractions abound for those on Bergen holidays, including a visit to the home of Norway's most renowned composer Edvard Grieg. In addition to city sight-seeing tours, efficient high speed express boats and trains open up a wide variety of day trips into the heart of the fjords, including the magnificent Sognefjord and Flåm Railway or Norway in a Nutshell.

City Breaks in Bergen 

Enjoy Bergen as a single-centre or city break with holidays available from 3 nights to 14 nights. The Bergen city card is an excellent choice to make the most of time in this city, which offers a wealth of cultural attractions and sightseeing opportunities. You can also visit Bergen as part of our escorted 4-centre Highlights of the Fjords group tour and our brand new Bergen to Oslo Fjord Experience escorted tour. Or one of our independent multi-centre holidays, Fjord Explorer or Taste of Norway.

Things to do in resort

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 5.3343569
  • Latitude: 60.3906762

For more information on travel and transport visit our Bergen page

Excursions

Bergen Card 

Purchase a great value Bergen Card for 24, 48 or 72 hours to explore this beautiful city. The pass gives you:

  • Unlimited bus travel and light railway travel within the city 
  • FREE entrance to selected local museums included the Rosenkrantz Tower 
  • Reduced admission to many other attractions including the Fløiban funicular for stunning views over the harbour and the Troidhaugen, home of Edvard Greig 
  • Discounts in selected restaurants 

Recommended day trips that can be booked at the local Tourist Office:

(All prices shown for guidance)

Mount Fløyen Funicular Railway 

£12.50 - daily - Bergen Card holders receive a discount

Take a short ride on the Fløiban funicular from Bergen centre to the top of Mount Fløyen for fantastic views over the city, mountain cafe and the many walking trails which start from the top. The Shoemaker's Lake (Stomakerdiket) is just a 10 minute walk from the top and makes a picturesque picnic spot, or even try canoeing (which is usually free in July and August).

Norway in a Nutshell 

£149 - daily

A fabulous circuit by train and bus via Voss including the famous Flåm mountain railway and scenic Aurlandfjord boat cruise.

Hardangerfjord and Eidfjord 

£149 - daily

Majestic mountains, roaring waterfalls and idyllic fruit farms.

Mostraumen Fjord Cruise 

£60 - daily

A trip by catamaran to the innermost part of the narrow Osterfjord - a spectactular trip including several waterfalls

Guided 2 hour walking tour of Mount Fløyen 

£35 - daily

Facilities

  • Lobby with fireplace
  • Small courtyard
  • Lift to all floors
  • The hotel's Whisky-bar was recently voted Bergen's best hotel bar, offers over 1000 whiskies and serves a light food menu in the evenings
  • Lounge area
  • Restaurant
  • WiFi
  • Garden

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Grand Hotel Terminus
Bergen, Bed & Breakfast
10/07/2020 - 3 nights
2 adults
From Aberdeen
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