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Kalhovd Turisthytte

Kalhovd Turisthytte Photo: Nancy Bundt Kalhovd Turisthytte Photo: Ove Bergersen Kalhovd Turisthytte Photo: Nancy Bundt Kalhovd Turisthytte Photo: Ove Bergersen Kalhovd Turisthytte Photo: Ove Bergersen
Kalhovd Turisthytte Photo: Nancy Bundt
Kalhovd Turisthytte Photo: Ove Bergersen
Kalhovd Turisthytte Photo: Nancy Bundt
Kalhovd Turisthytte Photo: Ove Bergersen
Kalhovd Turisthytte Photo: Ove Bergersen

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  • Sauna

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Description

The lodge is staffed at Easter and in summer, has 85 bunks, a sauna, showers, homemade food and a cosy atmosphere. Out of season, Kalhovd has no-service lodgings in a cabin next to the main lodge. It has three two-bunk rooms, a fireplace, a kitchen and a privy, and is accessible using the DNT cabin key.

In summer, you can drive to the lodge. In high season, there's a bus service between Kalhovd and Rjukan. In winter, the road is closed at Steinsbøle about 17 km to the east. There's a staked route along the closed road. Transport to the lodge can be booked in periods when it is staffed.

Kalhovd lies on the east bank of the Kalhovd Fjord, at the eastern rim of the Hardanger Plateau and is a natural gateway to the plateau. In summer, there's a road to the lodge, which makes it a perfect starting point for cyclists who wish to combine cycling and hiking, as over toward Rjukan.

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Hours

3/28/2014 - 4/21/2014
Mon - Sun
6/20/2014 - 9/28/2014
Mon - Sun

Facility overview

  • Sauna
  • General facilities

    • parking
    • kiosk
    • sauna
    • buffet breakfast
    • dining room
  • Season

    • summer
    • autumn
    • spring
  • Licensed premises

    • beer and wine
  • Activities

    • fishing possibilities
    • mountain hiking
    • bicycle tours
    • river fishing
    • riding tours
  • Nature and terrain

    • mountainous terrain
    • borders on a national park
    • high mountain plateau
  • Winter sports

    • prepared trails/runs
    • cross-country skiing
    • marked cross country ski trails
  • Other accommodation

    • tourist cabin
  • Kitchen and household

    • bed clothes for rental
  • Discounts

    • discount for children
    • member's discount
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Kalhovd Turisthytte

The lodge is staffed at Easter and in summer, has 85 bunks, a sauna, showers, homemade food and a cosy atmosphere. Out of season, Kalhovd has...

Kalhovd Turisthytte

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What to do in Rjukan

Rent a canoe or join a boat trip on Lake Møsvatn, or choose hiking, biking or fishing on the mountain plateau of Hardangervidda.

Hardangervidda

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Tourist information in Rjukan

The tourist information office is centrally located in the town centre.

Key facts about Rjukan

Rjukan is an old center for industry and has approximately 3,000 inhabitants.

Attractions in Rjukan

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