Gjestehuset 102 Winter Specials

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There might not be too many activities to do in the dark season compared to the other seasons, but if you stay with us at Gjestehuset 102, you’ll find peace and fun at the same time.

8 Reasons to visit Svalbard in the dark season

Northern Lights above Sarkofagen by Eirik Lilehugo

Are you thinking of visiting the northernmost inhabited town in the world, but still needs a little more convincing? Here are reasons why you should definitely come and visit Svalbard during the dark season!

10 Things to do in the Polar Night

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Much to one’s amusement, there are still quite a few you can do during the dark season. Here are 10 things you can do in the polar night.

The Blue Hour

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THE BLUE HOUR in Longyearbyen The thing that keeps locals so excitedly on the month of February is the Blue Hour. Yep, that’s right, not Valentine’s day, not any other thing, but the Blue Hour.       The Blue Hour refers to the time of the day where the sun tries to peep over […]

Ski Marathon

Svalbard Ski Marathon 2023 15 April 2023 REGISTER HERE Ensure your space at Svalbard’s biggest event of the year! The Svalbard Skimaraton attracts about 1,000 participants annually, including many world-class racers, and all lodging in Longyearbyen typically sells out many months in advance. Our special personalized offering will guarantee you a comfortable and friendly place […]