Photo: Vikinghaug

Accommodation near Trolltunga

Trolltunga hikers have many options for lodgings in Odda, the closest town, and in the nearby villages such as Lofthus or Jondal. In our area you will find comfortable hotels and motels, as well as cabins and campgrounds with all the facilities you need.

We strongly recommend at least a two-night stay in our area, to allow enough time for a truly memorable Trolltunga adventure.

Those travelling by road to and from Preikestolen (Pulpit Rock), on the Lysefjord in Rogaland County, can with advantage consider spending a night in the charming mountain village of Røldal, renowned for its stave church and fascinating history.

To explore these and other options, please visit these official websites:

Accommodation near Trolltunga:

Trolltunga Hotel

Trolltunga Hotel in Odda is the partner hotel of Trolltunga Active – a beautiful villa building built in 1928. The hotel was carefully renovated in 2017, and even more expanded in 2021 with more rooms, and a much larger restaurant focusing on the view, beautiful interior, on local products and providing an amazing culinary experience! Our goal is for our adventure seeking guests to fully rest and recharge batteries while witnessing the breathtaking nature that surrounds the hotel.

Photo: Trolltunga Hotel

Hardanger Hotel

Hardanger Hotel is situated in the centre of Odda within walking distance from the bus station, shops and restaurants. The hotel has 50 rooms with fjord view, or a view towards the mighty mountains surrounding Odda. stops nearby the hotel.

Photo: Hardanger Hotel

Tyssedal Hotel

Intimate Hotel with a special history closely connected to the history of The Norwegian Museum of Hydro Power and Industry nearby. This historical hotel is home to a spectacular collection of original art.

Photo: Tyssedal Hotel


With fantastic views of water, waterfalls, mountains, fjord, and glaciers, you will find Vikinghaug Apartments in Odda. The guests live in large, spacious apartments with three to four bedrooms, bathroom, toilet, kitchen and living room. Bedclothes and towels are included in the price, and the parking is free.

Vikinghaug Apartments is a good starting point for exploring beautiful and exciting Hardanger. By car, it only takes four minutes to shopping centers in Odda City, 20 minutes to the start of the trip to Trolltunga, seven minutes to the starting point for a trip to Buerbreen, 30 minutes to Røldal Skisenter and 20 minutes to Seljestad cross country ski area. There are also many hiking opportunities with well-marked trails in and around Odda.

Photo: Vikinghaug


Trolltunga Guesthouse

The apartment hotel Trolltunga Guesthouse is situated 6 km from the starting point of the hike to Trolltunga. Trolltunga Guesthouse is also centrally located in the Hardangerfjord region. 13 apartments in total. 8 apartments with separate bedroom, living room with sofa bed, kitchen and en suite bathroom. 5 apartments are studio apartments with kitchen and en suite bathroom.

Photo: Sondre Gunleiksrud

Apothekergaarden Guesthouse

Apothekergaarden Guesthouse is located in Odda Centre, just behind Hardanger Hotel. The guesthouse offers accommodation in rooms/ apparements with good standard, with private bathroom and kitchen, and wireless internet access and TV. Situated in the middle of Odda town center, you can take advantage of both the center and the beautiful scenery surrounding it.

Photo: Apothekergaarden Guesthouse

Hordatun Hotel

Hordatun Hotel offers accommodation in hotel rooms and well equipped appartments. The hotel is situated between the town of Røldal and the Røldal ski center and has a great view over the lake – Røldalsvatnet.
The natural stop between eastern- and western Norway along route E134 over Haukeli!

Photo: Hordatun Hotel

Bakkegata – the Blue House

“Bakkegata – The Blue House” is a stunning 100-year-old Art Nouveau house located right in the centre of Odda. In 2019 it was completely renovated, and now combines the exquisite beauty of the old design with modern conveniences such as lifts, Wi-Fi, and every other comfort.

We offer 5 well-equipped apartments of different sizes; in high season also a dormitory.

Photo: Helga Tverdal

Hotel Ullensvang

Hotel Ullensvang is a first class hotel, owned by the same family in 5 generations throughout more than 160 years. Located in beautiful surroundings in Lofthus and in Norway’s largest fruit orchard, Hardanger. The blossoming period is one of the most stunning periods, lasting from approximately mid May until mid June. The hotel is situated directly by the fjord, with a view over the Hardangerfjord and Folgefonna glacier. Also a good starting point for tours to Trolltunga.

Photo: Hotel Ullensvang

First Hotel Kinsarvik

First Hotel Kinsarvik is centrally located in Kinsarvik with a view to the Hardangerfjord. The hotel has 70 rooms, of which 8 are de luxe rooms and one is a suite. There is a bar with terrace, resataurant and garden. A large play room for children is open in the summer.

Photo: First Hotel Kinsarvik

Utne Hotel

Utne Hotel is one Norway’s oldest hotel in continual operation, licensed since 1722. It was founded in 1722 by Sergeant Børsem, who was granted permission by King Christian VII to operate an inn as partial payment after the great Scandinavian War. His family took over operations in 1787, running the hotel up until the end of 1995. Torbjørg Utne (1812 – 1903), known as “Mother Utne”, gave the hotel the distinctive character it has today.

Photo: Utne Hotel

Hardanger House

Hardanger House in Jondal is a new hotel with the Hardangerfjord, Folgefonna glacier and majestic mountains as the nearest neighbor. The design hotel has nine rooms – all with furnished terraces and beautiful views of the fjord.

Hardanger House and Jondal are a good starting point for activities in the region throughout the year.

Photo: Hardanger House

Stana gard

Stana gard is situated by the Hardangerfjord at Stana, 3 km from Tyssedal and 9 km from the centre of Odda. There are 2 holiday houses, both with a panoramic view of the fjord, waterfalls and the Folgefonna glacier. Both houses are fully equipped and have nice patio areas with furniture and barbeque grills. The garden around the houses has fruit trees. Down by the fjord there is a quay and a boat available for guests. Stana gard is 9 km from Skjeggedal, the starting point for hiking to Trolltunga.

Photo: Stana gard

Trolltunga Camping

Trolltunga camping is situated between to national parks. Surrounded by beautiful nature, quiet water, high mountains with peaks covered in snow, impressive waterfalls and a glacier, all within a few kilometres from the camping ground!

Photo: Trolltunga Camping

Woodnest Odda Treehouse

Nestled in a warm luxury treehouse, at Woodnest, you will gaze out over the magnificent Hardanger fjord. With panoramic views of snow capped mountains, relax and watch the sunset, put your feet up and rest in the nest.
At Woodnest, there are two Treehouses, each having capacity for 4 persons. Inside you will find a double bed and two single beds. The treehouses are situated in the Norwegian woods overlooking the Hardanger fjord, in the beautiful town of Odda.

Photo: Woodnest – Odda Treehouse

Hildal Camping

Hildal Camping is situated by E16 close to Storelva river (not far from E134) about 10 km from the centre of Odda. Here you will find 6 simple cabins and a large area for tents and caravans.

Photo: Harald Refseth

Camp Lothepus

Camp Lothepus is a caravan camp by the fjord in Odda. Camp Lothepus is situated by the Sørfjord, on “the tip” of Odda. You can enjoy the view of the mountains and fjord, fish og take a stroll into the city centre. Nearby attractions are not far away, like Trolltunga, Buerbreen glacier and “the valley of waterfalls”.

Photo: Camp Lothepus