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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Wilmington, Delaware
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Reine Rorbuer for four nights as a base to explore the Lofoten Islands. If you're into hiking and other outdoor activities, you'll be in heaven. No words can possibly describe the natural beauty of this place. I'm also a hobbyist photographer, and this place is a photographer's dream.

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31 reviews 31 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I stayed 3 nights in that hotel (in Gro rorbu because I've been outclassed) and I've only one word: MAGIC. My rorbu was "above the sea" with 2 terraces" and with a sea view all around. Everything was clean, elegant and of high quality (specially the bathroom). You feel well-being inside or outside. A perfect place to rest, a perfect... More

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Oslo, Norway
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52 reviews 52 reviews
50 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We spent only one night at Reine Rorbuer, on a Lofoten roundtrip. The location is great, you get the feeling of staying in a «postcard». The rorbu «Inge» was very comfortable and you can park your car just outside. The rorbu had a spacious living room/kitchen and two small bedrooms with bunk beds and a nice bathroom. The sitting area... More

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9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Our family stayed here for 5 nights, July 18-23, 2014. We stayed in the 4 bedroom Sverre (#16). The setting is absolutely awesome. The cabins are rustic/nice and the kitchen was stocked well enough with pots and pans that we could easily cook. The stove was 4 burners..(there is a local grocery, and a well-stocked Coop grocery a short car... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We're at Reine Rorbuer right now and it's great. We had one night in 18, which was clearly really newly finished and super nice. Then we switched to 3, which is closer to the water but has a less expansive view and is a bit more rustic feeling. It doesn't have a TV. 18 does. We switched because we were... More

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San Francisco, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

My wife was skeptical when I said I wanted to stay here: "a FISHERMAN'S cabin???" We often have different opinions on lodging; I want local charm; she wants modern conveniences...at least a modern bath (just point me to the nearest tree!). This place scored for both of us. I didn't realize when booking -these cabins are privately owned, and they... More

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Braintree, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

When visiting the Lofoten Islands you must stay in a traditional Fisherman's Cabin or 'Rorbuer' and I would recommend Reine. Located amongst Fjords and mountains it is peaceful and stunning. The cabins are well furnished, comfortable and modern with everything you need. We had LIV (22). Out of 1 Living Room window we had a view of the sea and... More

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Santa Barbara
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The staff here are very friendly and helpful. For those who do not know, a Rorbuer pronounced something like "rrrrbrrr" by the Norwegians, is a converted fishing cabin made into tourist accommodation. Usually painted red, these rorbuers are immaculate cabins with baths and heated floors and are extremely comfortable. Plus, you are amongst the most stunning scenery in Lofoten, if... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

This is my second time staying in Reine Rorbuer and I enjoyed every moment of my stay there! The cabin is very cosy and lovely. It feels like home, where we can relax, laze on the sofa, listening to music, enjoying the awesome, dramatic scenery from the living room's window. They even have kitchenette, fully equipped with utensils, plates, ....... More

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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39 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Lovely grass-roofed wooden cabin in scenic village setting with views of the sea and cliff. It is spacious, outfitted with kitchenette, TV and wi-fi. Friendly receptionist. The climax of our stay was being able to witness the magical Northern Light displays for one and a half hours on 31 Aug, right outside our cabin (2nd room next to the sea).... More

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Address: Reine, Norway
Location: Norway > Northern Norway > Nordland > Lofoten Islands
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 35
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Reine Rorbuer Hotel Lofoten Islands

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