STAY IN STYLE
Sometimes, the hotel is the actual destination.
From five-star luxury and chic boutique hotels...
...to grand manor houses and historic gems – here’s an overview of Norway’s most exclusive accommodation.
All over Norway, you will find hotels that are a worthy holiday destination in their own right. Our list includes 10 categories to make sure you stay in style at your next dream destination.
Experience the ultimate star treatment by checking in where celebrities like Rihanna and Justin Bieber stay when they visit Norway. Several of these hotels feature on lists of the best hotels in the world. If you’re looking for an excuse to wear that special dress or suit, there’s no need to hold back at these places!
Enjoy one of Norway’s many stately manor homes, surrounded by lush gardens. They are the perfect setting for afternoon tea, a glass of vintage champagne from a well-stocked wine cellar, and culinary delights that will impress even the most demanding taste buds.
Hotel Refsnes, located close to Oslo on the island of Jeløya, has an extraordinary art collection that includes eight original paintings by the iconic expressionist artist Edvard Munch.
There are many amazing historic hotels in Norway. Get a taste of Norway back in the old days at quaint coastal gems and romantic hotels built to cater for the English aristocrats, who came here to fish salmon in the 19th century. Each one is unique, but you will definitely be able to immerse yourself in the ambience of days gone by without compromising comfort no matter which you select.
Cosy, traditional, stylish. Many of Norway’s traditional farmhouses have been converted into fashionable hotels and guest houses. Discover the perfect blend of simple farm life, rural luxury, and bold design. Situated in some of Norway’s most beautiful cultural landscapes, you can enjoy local specialities made with seasonal, locally sourced ingredients.
Cabins that float on the water, “nest boxes” for humans, architecturally stunning viewpoints, cabins by the sea that are partly underground, and luxury versions of the kind of treehouse you dreamed of as a child. Check out these unique places to stay, with surroundings that seem to be made for sharing on Instagram!
One of the longest coastlines in the world, waterfalls, and an endless number of lakes. In a country like Norway, where water has such a prominent place, it's no wonder you have a great choice of spas. Expect indoor waterfalls, infinity pools, steam saunas, Turkish baths, jacuzzis, and more.
Salty sea air, open skies, a wide horizon. What else could anyone ask for? Well, with gorgeous hotels all along the coast, perhaps a comfy bed in a room with a sea view? As an added bonus, these coastal hotels often serve freshly caught seafood of the highest quality. To recharge fully, stay an extra day or two!
Norwegians have always cherished their mountain holidays, and it is easy to find top-class accommodation with fine dining at high altitudes. Choose between modern elegance and hotels with a distinct historic feel that goes back many generations. After a long day filled with outdoor activities in the mountains, you have definitely deserved to rest your legs and be pampered in comfort and style.
Norway’s boutique hotels are superbly well-designed and give you plenty of room for rest and relaxation. Trendy, exclusive, and intimate, you will be welcomed like a dear friend rather than a paying guest. Everything has been carefully thought out, from the design and interiors to the food and service.
Forget uncomfortable camping beds and mediocre meals! The beds in Norway’s old, beautiful fortresses have been replaced with soft mattresses and exciting culinary experiences.
Oscarsborg Fortress is situated on a beautiful island in the Oslofjord, not far from the capital. Fall asleep surrounded by exciting history and wake up to magnificent views.
Southbound voyage on the Norwegian Coastal Voyage (Kystruten) from Tromsø with Scandinavian Escort then Bergen to Oslo on our Scenic Train Journey. | 50 Degrees North
Experience the same landscapes that have entranced Norway's most famous artists for centuries while travelling through mountains, fjords and coastal landscapes, and from cities to villages. | Up Norway.
This journey encourages you to create your own magical connection in Alta, going on adventures such as dogsledding, snowmobiling and ice-fishing, and seeking the illuminations of the polar night. | Up Norway.
A once-in-a-lifetime road trip above the Arctic Circle which includes spectacular stops on your way through beautiful nature. Up here everything is an adventure. | Up Norway.
Svalbard – 1300 km (810 miles) from the North Pole – is an escape from the escape. As one of the last great wildernesses, Svalbard takes the Norwegian experience to a whole new level. | Up Norway.
The Discovery Route from the 1880s was the first-ever high-end fjord package holiday to be sold in Norway. Now we will take you through the incomparable beauty of Norway in all its diversity. | Up Norway.
With an extended stay in a riverside lodge near Flåm, take your time and enjoy the Norwegian fjord scenery by hiking, kayaking or biking. Half board, train journey, transfers and two outdoor activities are included. | 50 Degrees North
Enjoy a week of luxury skiing and sailing in the fjords surrounding the Lyngen Alps outside Tromsø. Gear and meals are included. Perfect for groups of up to 8. | Book Nordics
8 days on an escorted summer tour of Norwegian Fjords, that takes you 'off the beaten' track on our premium mini-coach between Oslo and Bergen. | 50 Degrees North
This family adventure includes a night at the Sorrisniva Ice Hotel in Alta and includes plenty of winter sporting action. Stay in a beautiful, family run boutique lodge nestled in the forest, just outside Alta. | 50 Degrees North
Find a place where time stands still, feel the wind gently touch your face, and taste the richness that lives in the soil. Discover people and places that touch your heart. | Up Norway
The world’s most beautiful shortcut – from east to northwest through the Norwegian sierra. Recharge your batteries in stunning, ever-changing surroundings - relax and gain new perspectives. | Up Norway.
On this journey, you will immerse yourself in the mythical fairy tales of Norway, and become a part of the story of the eternally immortalised trolls in the peculiar mountains around you. | Up Norway.
Take your seat on an epic rail journey through tranquil landscapes peppered with majestic mountains, fjords and waterfalls – on foot, by boat or even in a kayak. | Up Norway.
Tour the Western Fjords of Norway, starting from Bergen and finishing in Ålesund. Discover Western Norway's mountains on guided hikes and admire breathtaking panoramic views across the scenic landscape. | 50 Degrees North
Slow travel means personal awareness: tuning into your own feelings, redefining and setting new goals, feeling peace, clearing brain fog, invigorating the mind and establishing what matters. | Up Norway.
8 days independent journey between Bergen and Ålesund travelling 'off the beaten' track on our premium mini-coach and coastal express ferry. | 50 Degrees North