Spitsbergen Hotel - Svalbard´s historical hotel has a central location in Longyear Valley. It is situated on elevated ground, thereby allowing fine views across the valley, towards Advent Fjord and the impressive mountain, «Hiortfjellet».
With its 76 beds, this is an intimate hotel which has maintained its distinct atmosphere of history from the time it was the living quarters for clerical and administrative workers employed by Store Norske Spitsbergen Coal Company. The hotel has a comfortable and small library with a bar, a diningroom and two meeting-rooms. There is also a relax section offering Norwegian style sauna and a lounge for pure relaxation. Funken has Svalbard´s highest roomstandard with several suites and different historical rooms.