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Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda

3-star Hotel with Beachfront

3 stars

Østre Strandgate 74, 4608 Kristiansand, Vest-Agder

+47 2161 5000
Very good

based on 1,867 reviews

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About Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda, Kristiansand

Value for money

Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda offers you sleek boutique lodgings in Kristiansand’s Tangen district, a short walk from Christiansholm Fortress and Kristiansand rail station. Its rooms, services, and location make this hotel an ideal choice for couples, families, and groups, particularly if you desire stylish accommodations in a prime setting.

While staying at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda, you can enjoy views of the waterfront from the furnished terrace, rent complimentary bikes to explore the city, relax in the spa, and make strides in the fitness center. The 24-hour front desk can provide baggage storage services. Pets may stay with their families upon request at this smoke-free hotel.

Rooms are individually styled and sure to provide a respite after a day on the town. You can choose from Standard Double Rooms with one queen bed, Superior Rooms with two twin beds, or Family Rooms with one queen bed and two bunk beds. All rooms feature free Wi-Fi, private bathrooms, flat-screen satellite TVs, laptop safes, and sitting areas.

The hotel provides a tasty and complimentary breakfast every morning. A restaurant, bar, and vending machines are also onsite. Numerous popular eateries, such as Kobu, Mother India, and Café Atlantis, are just a short drive away.

A stay at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda also affords you easy access to many of Kristiansand’s must-see attractions, including Aquarama Water Park, Kristiansand Zoo and Amusement Park, and Fjordline Ferry Terminal Kristiansand, all of which are within a few miles of the hotel grounds.

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Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda room price & deals

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Standard Rooms - Ocean view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$153 totalTravala
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Superior Rooms - Harbor view


$346 totalBooking.com
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Double Rooms - City view


$210 totalmomondo
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King Rooms - Harbor view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$173 totalroomsXXL
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Other Rooms - River view


$220 totalAgoda.com
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Beachfront
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)


  • Beachfront
  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Telephone
  • Storage available


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Pants press

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Beach access
  • Bicycle rental
  • Water park

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Playground


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Spa and wellness center
  • Spa
  • Sauna

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping


  • Fitness center

Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda Reviews

Very goodBased on 1,867 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Excellent location, very good breakfast!" (in 46 reviews)
  • nice breakfast and location. (in 39 reviews)
  • "Great location,clean,comfortable quiet." (in 37 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room was not so clean (in 19 reviews)
  • Parking not included; expensive parking garage (in 6 reviews)
  • Parking not included; expensive parking garage (in 6 reviews)

Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda compare to other 3 star hotels in Kristiansand?

    Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda is typically below the average price of 3 star hotels in Kristiansand. On average, you can expect to pay $244 per night in Kristiansand. Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda typically costs $130 per night, which is $114 cheaper than the Kristiansand average.

  • How far is Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda from Kristiansand Kjevik?

    If there is no traffic, the 4.9 mi drive between Kristiansand Kjevik and Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda should only take about 14min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda from Kristiansand Kjevik?

    Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Kristiansand Kjevik to the hotel, but also around Kristiansand during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Kristiansand are on average $71/day. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Kristiansand Kjevik to Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Is Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda pet-friendly?

    Yes, you’re free to bring your dog with you while staying at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda.

  • Are there food options at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?

    There is a restaurant at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +47 2161 5000 for kitchen hours.

  • Does Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda have a pool?

    At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +47 2161 5000.

  • How close is Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda to Kristiansand city center?

    When staying at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda there is just 0.4 mi between you and Kristiansand city center. While making your way to the center of Kristiansand, you should plan to visit Kristiansand Cathedral, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • What is the phone number for Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?

    If you have questions about Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +47 2161 5000.

  • Does Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?

    There is a hotel gym accessible to guests staying at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda. Most hotel gyms are not 24-hours, so be sure to ask the front desk for gym hours and availability.

  • What time is check-out for Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?

    Standard check-out time at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda is 12:00 PM. Guests can check in after 4:00 PM.

  • How much is a room at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?

    The cheapest deals found start from only $102 per night. The average rate for rooms at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda is currently around $217/night. Enter your dates in the form above to see more.

  • Is there laundry service in Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?

    Yes, laundry services are accessible for guests staying at Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda, Kristiansand. Guests can also take advantage of irons and ironing boards at the property either in the room or at the laundry facility.

  • What is the distance from Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda, Kristiansand to Christiansholm Fortress?

  • Is Kristiansand Cathedral, Kristiansand close to Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda?

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Places of interest near Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda

Attractions in Kristiansand, Norway curated by momondo

Scandic Kristiansand Bystranda location: Østre Strandgate 74, 4608 Kristiansand, Vest-Agder

Top landmarks

Christiansholm Fortress0.2 mi
Otterdalsparken0.4 mi
Kristiansand Cathedral0.4 mi
Sørlandets Art Museum0.5 mi
Galleri Knapstad0.5 mi
Kristiansand Stadium0.5 mi
Vest-Agder-Museet Gimle Gard0.8 mi
Agder Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden0.8 mi

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