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Scandic Dyreparken, Kristiansand

3 stars
Dyreparkveien, Kardemomme By, Kristiansand, 4609, Norway, ‏‎800-491-6126
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3-star hotel in Kristiansand with restaurant, bar/lounge

  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking

Main amenities

  • 160 guestrooms
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Free use of bicycles
  • 9 meeting rooms
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting rooms
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

What’s around

  • In Hamresanden
  • Kristiansand Zoo (0 mi / 0.1 km)
  • University of Agder (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Kristiansand Cathedral (8 mi / 12.8 km)
Hotel with a restaurant, in Kristiansand (Hamresanden)

In beautiful Kristiansand

The Rica Dyreparken Hotel is located in Kristiansand, a city well known for its scenic beauty. The hotel is conveniently located at the entrance to the Dyreparken, a theme park featuring a zoo and a water park.

Enjoy the boardwalk or a day trip to Denmark

Travelers looking for a peaceful oasis in the city will love the tradgardsforeningen, a city park with a garden to stroll around as well as play areas for the little ones. Ferries from Kristiansand leave at least twice per day for Denmark, allowing you a chance to explore further outside the city.

Buffet breakfast to start your day

Complimentary bicycles offer a fabulous way to explore this bike-friendly city. The hotel restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and a complimentary breakfast is available for all hotel guests, providing the perfect start to your day.

Free WiFi keeps you in contact

Rooms have been furnished with amenities to keep you comfortable throughout your stay in Kristiansand. Free Wifi internet access will keep you connected throughout your stay.
Excellent4.2 / 5
  • Only reason to stay at this hotel is if you're going to the zoo and have small kids. I…Apr 30, 2014
  • Probably a fantastic place for kids, not an especially fantastic place for a 2-day…Jun 12, 2015
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Hotel Info: ‎866-539-8117‎

from $82
  • Standard Room
  • Superior Room
  • Standard Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room
  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking
  • Superior Room
  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 160 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
Things to do
  • Free bicycles on site
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage

In the room

Home comforts
  • Minibar
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Special features


Safari - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Scandic Dyreparken, Kristiansand

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