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Andoy Friluftssenter

Gnr 1818 Bnr 1 | Risøyhamn, Risoyhamn, Norway
Andoy Friluftssenter
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the centre for two nights in a cabin. Our experience was mixed and a little disappointing. Starting with the positives: The food is very good. Fresh local ingredients are used and are cooked well. The Co-owner Ingvild is friendly and is trying her best. The cabins are clean and well equipped The view over the fjord is... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is in my books the best camping ground in Norway. It is super clean, super friendly, beautiful view, great cabins, decent breakfast (if you wish to take it, good value), and it is big enough to still be able to feel independent and not crammed on top of each other. Friluftsenter is great!

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Mechelen, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

How can I describe it best , complete but short : wonderfull ! Location is just amazing , weather they can't control but when bad weather they provide alternatives Nigel is a magnificent host and chef and goes to lengths to accomodate your needs . As being verry difficult with degistion of foods(because of health issue's), Nigel and Ingveld understood... More 

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Kent, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I stayed here during March 2014 and can honestly say I had some of the best food I have ever tasted. Everything was freshly cooked and nothing was too much trouble for the hosts, Nigel and Ingvild. The hotel is in a great location and we were fortunate to see the Northern Lights most nights and even more incredibly right... More 

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Velsen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Location is wonderfull, in the middle of a beautiful fjord and surrounded by nature. The cabins are very comfortable and cosy, and very convient for watching the northern light. The cabins have windows on all sides, so it was easy to see the northern light from inside. The main building with the restaurant looked very attractive and Nigel is very... More 

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Masai Mara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Nigel and Ingvild have a gem of a place overlooking the stunning Buksnesfjord. You are nestled 40 metres from the fjord and 100 metres from mountains. After a very lumpy landing into Evenes and driving a hire car ( Europcar very good) through hurricane force winds of 78 knots for 2 hours we were so relieved to reach this wonderful... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

What a wonderful base for our hectic 4 day stay in Norway to photograph the Northern Lights. Nigel and Ingavild were perfect hosts, the food was fantastic - it was just unfortunate that we had to rush out mid-eating one evening to chase the lights. The location is wonderfully picturesque and the walk to the frozen lake and fishing experience... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Our little cottage on the slope tilted somewhat towards the fjord. Having ensured that it was stable enough, we could sleep soundly, though. The staff was friendly, although on one occasion I encountered a girl behind the counter who didn't understand my impeccable Norwegian, so I had to shift to English... We cooked our own meals, so I have no... More 

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Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

Fabulous evening at this hotel- we started with a meal in a wooden Yurt-type structure which was blazing hot- Nigel & Ingavild were most hospitable. stayed on for drinks and then we had fireworks and then the Northern Lights turned up! all made better by Discover Arctic AS's super staff but I would happily stay at this venue. Drinks were... More 

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Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

I can only speak as a camper, and I must say that the staff is anything but welcome. Condescending and unfriendly staff, overall. Do not expect even a unfriendly hello. The only reason I would stay here again, is because that it's too far to the next camp. For those not camping, I would rather choose Marmelkroken 20km (12 miles)... More 

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