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Gaustatoppen Hostel and Kvitaavatn Fjellstoge

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for the weekend and we all had such a pleasant stay. This place felt more like a hotel than a hostel. We had a family room and the room was big, clean and nice. The reception area with the restaurant was spacious and nice. The surrounding area was very pretty with amazing view from the hostel. We... More 

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Sandvika, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and clean cabin. We were 4 people and a dog. The hostel has exellent homemade meals. We can recommend this place as a nice place to stay when you plan to do tracking in the area. Also free available boats for the guests! That is actually very rare in Norway!

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Yorkshire
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27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

This is probably the best hostel we have stayed in run by a lovely lady. It is located in a ski area (alpine and cross country) above the town of Rjukan overlooking Kvitavatn and close to Gaustatoppen. It is made up of attractive traditional and modern wooden buildings, with views of the surrounding mountains including Gaustatoppen. Free wifi and parking.... More 

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Yorkshire
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

This is probably the best hostel we have stayed in run by a lovely lady. It is located in a ski area (alpine and cross country) above the town of Rjukan overlooking Kvitavatn and close to Gaustatoppen. It is made up of attractive traditional and modern wooden buildings, with views of the surrounding mountains including Gaustatoppen. Free wifi and parking.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

I have been here one week every year for twenty years in a row and I will also come back in the future. Wonderful full service (breakfast and dinner) hostel with a cozy common area and a big ski stall. Perfect for cross country skiers and it is great value for money - notice that the is not a luxury... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband came to the lodge for our honeymoon, my husband has visited before, with his children and as a group. It's very clean, cozy, friendly and efficiently ran! The food is plentiful and delicious! There are many cross country tracks which are well signposted (and listed on their map according to difficulty and length) and freshly cut... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

A perfect place to stay if you are visiting Gaustatoppen or hiking in the area. We got a room with bath and a balcony with a great view. The room was large, clean and beds comfortable. Bathroom small but modern and clean. There is a relaxing area with a fireplace and lots of space. Great style and decor. The couple... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

I stayed for one night and wish I could rectify that. It is a lovely hostel, situated very close to the hike. The breakfast and bedding was included in our booking and at an extra there is the option of packing the breakfast for lunch too. We had bought food from the supermarket so did not need to pack the... More 

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Metro Detroit, Michigan
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17 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

I am reviewing this as a Hostel, not as a Hotel. My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights for some hiking. We had an ensuite room in the Odd Eliassens House, #36 at the end. It was very comfortable. There were two twin beds next to each other, a loft for maybe 3 more people, large windows with... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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67 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

This is a hostel with limited service, but as such it is very good. You get what you need and the rooms (11) are very fresh, tiny bath but elegant and a balcony with a splendid view of Gaustadtoppen. We had dinner that was ok and breakfast that was very good for the price. Bring your own entertaimnet. Wi-fi provided.

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  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Gaustatoppen Hostel and Kvitaavatn Fjellstoge

Address: Kvitavatnvegen 398, Rjukan 3660, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Telemark > Tinn Municipality > Rjukan
Price Range: $69 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 50
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