In Svalbard you may stay at anything from top quality hotels to camping sites. Sometimes the demand for accommodations is great, so you are advised to book well in advance.

Accommodations in Longyearbyen range from campsites, apartments and guesthouses to high quality hotels with full conference facilities.

Svalbard Reiseliv AS keeps a list of lodgings. The site also includes a booking function.

Longyearbyen's campsite is just below the airport.

Kings Bay offers lodging of various standards. All meals - usually four a day - are served at the dining hall (Messa) inside the Kings Bay Service Centre. Kings Bay's kitchen keeps a very good international standard. Please note that there is no grocery shop in Ny-Ålesund and all food is provided by Kings Bay AS.
Kings Bay Services (phone +47 79 02 72 00, e-mail

Hotel (some English spoken) +47 79 02 17 86

+881 631 444 070 (Iridium) or +871 326 100 720 (Inmarsat)

Messages at time of print 10 December 2023, 18:10 CET

No global messages displayed at time of print.