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Sjoa 2670 Otta, Sjoa, 2670, Norway

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Overall Rating 92%

From 2 Reviews

Hostel rating (2)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 95%
Cleanliness 95%
Location 95%
Security 90%
Service 90%
Comfort 85%
Green rating 90%

Sjoa Hostel offers lovely rooms in relaxing surroundings with a wide range of activities to suit all.

  • Private
    From €82.72
10 or more people?

Sjoa Hostel

Hostel Sjoa

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

The river Sjoa is famous for its excellent white water rafting conditions. Heidal Rafting is based at the hostel, and the national centre for river sports is located 1 km away. Good conditions for fishing in the area.




Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 14:00 and 22:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 18:00
  • 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
  • Children under the age of 3 stay free.
  • Children under the age of 15 qualify for a discount on the advertised price at check-in.
  • 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.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • Hot tub
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Currency Exchange
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 15/05/2014 to 13/09/2035

From 08:00 to 22:00
From 15:00 to 20:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +47 61236200

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Sjoa River, white water sports & activities (500m to 1km)
  • Rondane National Park, hiking (More than 10km)
  • Fishing (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions



Very good hostel and the staff were very helpful!


Avatar for Stephanie


Fri 05 Aug 2016

Very nice surroundings and a generous breakfast served in the beautiful old mainbuilding from 1747, with a cosy fire burning in the old stone fireplace. I would gladly return there.


Avatar for Cecilia


Mon 14 Sep 2015

Thank you som much for your nice feedback :-)

Manager avatar


Wed 16 Sep 2015

Et nydeliglig sted som jeg anbefaler alle som er i området å benytte seg av.


Avatar for Bente


Sun 16 Aug 2015

Tusen takk for svært hyggelig tilbakemelding :-)

Manager avatar


Tue 18 Aug 2015


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Beach (1 to 2km)
  • Cinema (5 to 10km)
  • City Centre (5 to 10km)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Gym (5 to 10km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Mountainous Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (5 to 10km)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (5 to 10km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (500m - 1km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (5 to 10km)
  • Ski area (More than 10km)
  • Swimming pool (More than 10km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (1 to 2km)
  • Wooded Area (Less than 500m)
Getting to us

Getting to us

250km to Oslo Airport
10km to Otta Port
Alternate Transport
10km south of city centre At or near hostel
Parking is available at or near the hostel
10km Otta
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Abseiling
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Horse riding
  • Rock Climbing
  • Team-Building
  • Walking / Hiking

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