The hotel was originally a posting inn, has been owned and run by the same family since 1845. The hotel consists of 5 buildings built in various styles. A garden building from 1840, built in a Swiss style, is the oldest one.
The Lindstrøm is well known for friendly service and excellent food and is beautifully situated in the pictoresque village centre of Lærdalsøyri. The Hotel also runs the Offerdal Hotel.