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Reviewed 2 August 2017

The Stamsund Hostel is as far from Windsor Castle as you can possibly get, but I am sure that prince Harry would be delighted. The cabin that crafty Ye Olde Roar gave us had a sideways harbour view. Most of the electrical appliances worked, but...More

Thank Oscar Douglas H
Reviewed 13 July 2017

You won't find any other accommodation in Norway for this price which is right on the waterfront in a traditional rorbu. One of the volunteers staying at the hostel told me that most guests end up extending their stay for longer than their original plans,...More

Thank Jay G
Reviewed 12 May 2017

My husband and I stayed here as part of our around the world honeymoon and it is a truly special place! The atmosphere was very relaxed and communal in the best of ways- the other guests were all incredibly interesting and nice people from all...More

Thank tbel2015
Reviewed 26 January 2017

The hostel gives you choice of rooms but also cabins if you a group and would like more privacy. I was there several times as I hired a fishing boat from owner for daily fishing trips. It is a great base for trips to Lofoten...More

Thank Pawel M
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This charming little collection of rorbuer (traditional Norwegian coastal homes) has been turned into a hotel by a quirky old man named Roar. He runs the place by himself and can be found roving the grounds throughout the day and night, tending to this or...More

Thank Pat B
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18 June 2016|
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It depends is the answer. Time you have? Budget? Bus from Narvik to Svolvaer then Hurtigruten boat to Stamsund is possible Andrew
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"Ask for a room or cabin harbour-side."
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"The steps to the loft rooms are quite steep, so request a ground floor room if you are unsteady on ladders."
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"Rooms with a Sea view are best"
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