Long-term Accommodation in Svalbard

Looking for a place to live in the world’s northernmost settlement? Or do you know somebody that is looking for one?

In addition to general hostel accommodation, we also offer you the possibility to rent a room at our guide’s lodgings – the Guidebolig, as well as in the hostel itself. Take a look at our options below and don’t miss this chance of an affordable stay in a fantastic destination.

Rent-a-room at Gjestehuset 102

In this small town which is experiencing a housing shortage, it may be challenging to find a place to stay that is both affordable and comfortable. That is why we have decided to offer long-term room rental with us at Gjestehuset 102 from September to January.

At the hostel you find a coffee room with free coffee and tea available 24/7, a shared self-catering kitchen with all necessary equipment, and 2 TV rooms and lounge areas. As a long term resident you will have full access to all of this  to make feel like at home. 

Price is 5000,- NOK per month on a single room, including bed linen, towels, and free wifi. Breakfast is not included in our long term rates.

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Guidebolig Apartment

Located on the northern part of Longyearbyen. 

Our guide accommodation has 5 rooms and can accommodate 5 people each month. Here you’ll have a common bathroom with facilities for clothes washing, a common kitchen and shared living room.

Considered one of the most affordable long-term accommodations in an expensive place, a room in the Guidebolig is perfect for guides and independent visitors. We prioritize guides but if there are availabilities, everyone is welcome! 

Price is 4500,- NOK including electricity and internet.