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Lofoten Å

Å i Lofoten, Å, 8392, Norway

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Overall Rating 86%

From 61 Reviews

Hostel rating (61)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 88%
Cleanliness 82%
Location 95%
Security 87%
Service 81%
Comfort 81%
Green rating 78%

A is a breathtaking place to stay between the open sea and high mountains. Just relax, or have an active holiday with hiking, fishing, biking and much more.

  • Dorm
    From $38.91
  • Private
    From $81.35
10 or more people?
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Å Hostel

Hostel Å

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Welcome to Å Hosteland the small fishing hamlet within Lofoten. At the Å hostel there are ten 100-year-old cabins which have been carefully restored to high standards in the traditional ‘rorbu’ style. It has a charming atmosphere and excellent setting overlooking the sea.

The hostel is located in a museum area with old buildings and a small grocery store, and is housed in two buildings - Hennumgården house and the top floor of Lofoten Stockfish Museum. Some rooms face the sea and have a fantastic ocean view, and facilities include a large kitchen, dining room, TV area and a terrace. The garden, ’Hennum Garden’ is worth a visit, which is part of a project called ‘Ancient gardens in Lofoten’.

From the small village of Å are various hiking routes which means you can take in the breath-taking views of the Lofoten area.

Prices

Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 14:00 and 20:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 20:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • A discount of 10 % of rates quoted is available to members on arrival.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Garden
  • Playground
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio

Accessibility

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Car parking nearby
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Cycle Rental
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Reception:
From 10:00 to 22:00
Check-in:
From 14:00 to 22:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +47 76 09 12 11

a@hihostels.no

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Lofoten Stockfishmuseum (At or next to the hostel)
  • Norwegian Fishing Village Museum (At or next to the hostel)
  • Else-Maj Johansson Gallery (1 to 2km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

J'ai beaucoup aimé l'emplacement et le charme de cette auberge de jeunesse. Elle est tres pratique et bien équipée .

100%

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Marie-Victoire,

Wed 15 Aug 2018

WLAN Verbindung war immer wieder unterbrochen. Sehr große Lärmbelästigung im EG Schlafraum 1 - bauartbedingt. Keine Trittschalldämmung. Dünne Holzwände, keine Schränke im Zimmer, Duschraum gleich nebenan.

73%

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Monika,

Tue 14 Aug 2018

Very good time!

93%

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Delphine,

Thu 09 Aug 2018

kein (abschließbarer) Schrank im Zimmer, kein Frühstücksangebot

67%

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Andreas,

Tue 07 Aug 2018

Fantastic location. The concept of the hostel being in remodelled rorbuer is a good one in principle, but the lack of common areas (just a small kitchen) is a bit of a negative. I had a rather uncomfortable night but that wasn't really the hostel's fault - I was there during a record heatwave and the room (which catches the afternoon sun) was very hot and difficult to ventilate.

87%

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Blair,

Sat 04 Aug 2018

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (1 to 2km)
  • City Centre (More than 10km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Mountainous Area (Less than 500m)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (1 to 2km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500m)
  • Ski area (1 to 2km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (1 to 2km)
  • Wooded Area (More than 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Car
Free onsite parking

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