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Sola Strand

Beach, Stavanger 4050, Norway
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Beautiful beach in Norway

Solastranden or Sola strand is translated as Sola beach in English. It is a nice beach with light... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
joclaves
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Sandefjord, Norway
via mobile
Great for a stroll, even in the rain

This beach is popular with surfers, and most of the time you can people watch these chasing the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Martin L H
,
Bergen, Norway
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Beach, Stavanger 4050, Norway
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"beautiful beach"
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"sand dunes"
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"close to the airport"
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"windy beach"
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"beach hotel"
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"wind surfers"
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"beach experience"
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"stavanger area"
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"surfing"
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"stroll"
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"weather"
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"jellyfish"
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"picnic"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Solastranden or Sola strand is translated as Sola beach in English. It is a nice beach with light colored fine sand that stretches 2.3 km long. The beach is close to the airport and not far from the city if you drive a car. The...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is popular with surfers, and most of the time you can people watch these chasing the waves. If you want a beach experience on the west coast of Norway, this is probably the closest you will get. Take a stroll along the beach...More

Thank Martin L H
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Stayed one night. Seems the hotel has expanded many times over the years with different buildings clearly reflecting a different period and adding new facilities in addition to rooms (eg a building with conference rooms, another with the spa). As a result it is quite...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Visited Stavanger in winter time Sola beach is a short drive from the centre. It was really nice even the weather was chilli and and windy, perfect beach for walking with dogs and play watersports.

Thank Janka M
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

A cosy old style beach hotel, located in the dunes next to the sandy beach in Sola. It's a very good location if you're traveling in/out from Sola Airport (5 min. in taxi / 20 min. walk). The hotel has both the old part with...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

By the name you would guess that this beach is blessed with many days sunshine. You would be wrong, however, in consideration of that fact, Sola beach still manages to rate highly on the natural beauty scale. Rugged rocks and sand dunes leading to an...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

The beach is located about 1 km past the main entrance to Sola airport. It is one of Norway's few sandy beaches. The sea slopes gently out and it is possible to have refreshments at the nearby Solastrand Hotel. If the wind is blowing onshore...More

Thank James F
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Sola Beach is located close to the airport. It will take you 20 min to drive from Stavanger to Sola by car. It might be windy, cold and rainy at Sola, but it is still beautiful and accessible.

Thank Jarle T
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

That is so nice place to take rest, think and take photo. Not much people, so beautiful sea, sandy beach and mysterous atmosphere.

Thank Małgorzata C
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

My husband and I stayed at the Sola Hotel with our friends and their kids. Good thing after breakfast, we were able to stroll on the beach because it was cold and so windy because the night before, the weather is wet and cold. The...More

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Gemma B
7 August 2015|
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Response from salsaaudi | Reviewed this property |
The cheapest ride is by bus. You can take the bus 9 from Stavanger bus terminal. You can look for the Kolumbus reiseplanlegger for bus time table. The bustrip will cost you 38 kr. Ask the driver to drop you off as much as... More
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