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Vatnahalsen Hoyfjellshotell

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Are you on the lookout for a recreational place in the mountains? Then you are welcome to visit us here at Vatnahalsen Høyfjellshotell, 820 metres above sea level. We are doing our outmost to ensure you will have only the best experiences during your stay here with us. Vatnahalsen is a family owned and run hotel; the Aksnes family have more than 25 years experinece in running the hotel at the top of the Flam Railway. We have created a relaxing and pleasant atmosphere. Everyone is welcome as they are, no matter if you come in your biking shorts or your best suit, you’re still welcome. Here you can feel as if you’re at home, and we very much hope you do so. You will always be greeted with a smile from the hosts and staff, and they may tell a story or two…Welcome to Vatnahalsen – your mountain retreat – all year round.
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Grade: 37 out of 100
1Restaurantwithin 5 miles
5Attractionswithin 5 miles
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What an amazing place. Warm and inviting, waffles, coffee and soup; beautiful old leather armchairs and snug rooms. We spent a happy couple of hours waiting for the Flam train on our way from Bergen to Oslo. Definitely recommend this as an add on to the trip if you have time.
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Stopped here on Flåm railway for a 2 hour break. Beautiful cosy hotel with excellent food. Amazing scenery, especially in the snow. Well worth a stop here if time allows, staff are very friendly and used to people stopping for food and a drink.
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We did a day trip out of Flam and back on the train and stopped here for a prearranged waffles and coffee snack. Everyone was so kind and friendly upon arrival. They were dealing with an immediate crowd of 230 people and handled it wonderfully. The waffles with jam and sour
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This was a stop on our way to Bergan. We stayed for one night, then moved on to Flam. This place has beautiful mountains all around. There is a lake and two waterfalls. Myrdal is about a mile away. We walked allot. The road is hilly. I wouldn’t recommend to rent a bike. Most
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This is a magical mountain hideaway, Best food I had on my trip, hands down. One of the only places I have ever declared ILL BE BACK and meant it. I can only imagine how cozy it is in wintertime! Thumbs way up
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This hotel is at Vatnahalsen stn, one stop before Myrdal when you take the train from Flam to Myrdal. The hotel is located right back of the station in less than 1 min walking distance. I think you can book from its website.
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I do confirm there is no workout room and this is not at all the style of this mountain hotel.
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You will need to contact the hotel directly or use one of the internet booking agencies. Sorry but Tripadvisor does not allow me to name one or a website.
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"Views overlooking the Flam railway are stunning."
"Upstairs, looking toward back of property"
"Not the fanciest rooms but worth the price and functionally adequate. Can't beat the view"
"Rooms on second or Third floor"
"It isn't 5-star luxury, but it's clean and cosy and there's enough space"
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PRICE RANGE
US$189 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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vatnahalsen hoyfjellshotell hotel myrdal
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NorwayWestern NorwayMyrdal
NUMBER OF ROOMS
40
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