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5.0 out of 5

"excellent location and very reasonable (for Bergen) price. offers all types of rooms from dormitory to ensuite. highly recommendable " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 30 Jun 2016

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Hotel Description

Marken Gjestehus places you in the center of Bergen, steps from Leprosy Museum and within a short 5-minute stroll of Bergen Cathedral. Highlights at this hostel include free in-room WiFi.

You can enjoy desks, featured in all 30 individually decorated rooms. Limited housekeeping is available.

This business-friendly hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a library, and a computer station. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a microwave in a common area, and a refrigerator in a common area.

Sights within a 10-minute walk of this Bergen City Centre hostel include Bergen Art Museum and Floibanen Funicular.

Single Room, Private Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Family Room, Ensuite (10 beds)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 10 Max

Family Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 8 Max

Family Room, Shared Bathroom, City View

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Triple Room, Private Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Marken Gjestehus ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Marken Gjestehus

Everyone (1)
5 out of 5

top value

Pros: location, cleanliness, price
Cons: nope, steady as she goes
excellent location and very reasonable (for Bergen) price. offers all types of rooms from dormitory to ensuite. highly recommendable

Posted by on 30 Jun. 2016

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Comment from Hotel Management

10 Jul. 2016 by Tonje

Thank you very much for this excellent review! We appreciate the great feedback and are very glad to hear that you were happy with our location and our reasonable prices. We hope to see you back in Bergen soon and wish you a lovely summer holiday :-)

Property Features

As a guest of Marken Gjestehus, you'll find a library, a vending machine, and multilingual staff. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Marken Gjestehus also features laundry facilities, express check-out, and a communal living room. This Bergen hostel is smoke free.

  • 30 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Library
  • Computer for guest use
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
  • Lockers available

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Flesland Airport (BGO) (18.5 km / 11.5 mi)
  • Train station: Bergen Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Metro station: Nonneseteren Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)

Room Amenities

Marken Gjestehus offers 30 accommodations. These individually decorated accommodations include desks. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a limited basis and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Desk
  • Unique decor

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 6:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and key retrieval information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 6:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in information and key retrieval information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets are welcome and stay free
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed

Policies

Linens are included for all guests and will be provided upon check-in. Guests are required to make the bed themselves.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards and cash. Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • UnionPay
  • Events/parties not allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Online Penalty Collection
  • LGBTQIA friendly
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Towels fee: NOK 25 per person, per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Nearby parking fee: NOK 150 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Marken Gjestehus Hostel Bergen
  • Marken Gjestehus Hostel
  • Marken Gjestehus Bergen
  • Marken Gjestehus
  • Marken Gjestehus Hotel Bergen
  • Marken Gjestehus Bergen
  • Marken Gjestehus Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Marken Gjestehus Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Bergen

You should know

  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Alcohol isn't served at Marken Gjestehus.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.