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Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£72* Per night/room 30 Jan - 31 Jan

Quadruple Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Quadruple Room

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Triple Room

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Twin Room, City View, Beachfront

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

Hotel Description

During your stay at Hovdetun - Gjøvik Vandrerhjem - Hostel, you'll be within walking distance of Gjovik Glassverks. Enjoy features like free breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking. This 2-star hostel has 36 rooms over 2 floors. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi.

  • Free buffet breakfast served daily
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Enjoy drinks at the bar/lounge
  • Splash around at the free water park or swim in the outdoor pool
  • Services include concierge services, tour or ticket assistance and luggage storage
  • On-site recreation includes 6 outdoor tennis courts, a sauna and ski-in/ski-out access
  • Just a 3-minute drive from Gjovik Glassverks and a few minutes from The Inland Science Center
  • Pets welcome for a fee

Hovdetun - Gjøvik Vandrerhjem - Hostel ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.0 out of 5 3.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 1.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hovdetun - Gjøvik Vandrerhjem - Hostel

Couples (1)
3 out of 5
Zimmer sehr klein..... Sehr altes Gebäude...... sehr kleine Zimmer

Posted by on 7 Aug 2019

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About the Hovdetun - Gjøvik Vandrerhjem - Hostel

Location Parkvegen 8, Gjovik, 2819

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to March 1 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)

Property Features

During the winter, enjoy on-site recreational activities like downhill skiing, cross-country skiing and ice skating, and return when the snow melts for horse riding and mountain biking. After a day on the slopes, enjoy use of the hostel's facilities such as a complimentary water park and a sauna. At the end of the day, order après-ski drinks at the hostel's bar. There's a snack bar/deli on site. Free breakfast is served daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. This ski hostel also offers ski storage, indoor tennis courts and outdoor tennis courts. You'll have access to the indoor pool, outdoor pool, and health club at a partner property. Free self parking is available. This Gjovik hostel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 36 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Deli
  • Ski equipment storage
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free water park access
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 6
  • Indoor tennis courts - 4
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground on site
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Gjovik Station (1.3 km / 0.8 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Hovdetun - Gjøvik Vandrerhjem - Hostel offers 36 forms of accommodation. This Gjovik hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Cots/infant beds (complimentary) are also available. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Cots (free)
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Hairdryer available
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 9 AM.

Nearby Activities

6 outdoor tennis courts, 4 indoor tennis courts and a complimentary water park are featured at the hostel. Other recreational amenities include ski-in/ski-out access and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Ice skating on site
  • Cross-country skiing on site
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Downhill skiing on site

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - midnight. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6:00 AM - midnight.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: NOK 200 per pet, per stay, plus a deposit of NOK 200 per stayService animals are exempt from fees.

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

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; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

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.

This property is managed by a professional host. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and Eurocard. Cash is not accepted.

For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in all 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; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions. Contactless check-in and contactless checkout are available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • Online penalty collection
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Pet deposit: NOK 200 per stay
  • Pet fee: NOK 200 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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

Hotel Names

  • Gjøvik Hovdetun Hostel
  • Gjøvik Vandrerhjem
  • Gjøvik Vandrerhjem Hovdetun
  • Hovdetun
  • Hovdetun Gjøvik Vandrerhjem Gjovik
  • Hovdetun Gjøvik Vandrerhjem Hostel
  • Hovdetun Gjøvik Vandrerhjem Hostel Gjovik
  • Hovdetun Vandrerhjem
  • Vandrerhjem Gjøvik
  • Hovtun Gjøvik Vandrerhjem Hos
  • Hovdetun - Gjøvik Vandrerhjem - Hostel Gjovik
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