Reine Rorbuer, NORWAY
|8390, Reine, Nordland, NORWAY.|
Description: Reine RorbuerEnjoying a stunning location on the western region of the Lofoten islands, at the mouth of Reinefjord, Reine Rorbuer is situated in a number of carefully restored traditional fishermen's cottages. These charming holiday homes offer cosy self-catering accommodation in a fabulous Arctic Circle setting.
Standing under the towering mountains or Lofoten, Reine Rorbuer is a delightful spot for exploring this spectacular region. Guests can enjoy the midnight sun and long days in summer, and the magnificent snow-scape and Northern lights in winter. A fantastic range of activities are available from Reine, including fishing trips, kayaking, deep sea rafting, diving, fjord cruises, mountain hiking and mountain biking. The old Reine schoolhouse has been converted into a Centre for Arts and Culture, with permanent and temporary exhibitions, multi-media displays, a shop and small cafe.
The hotel's restaurant and bar, 'Gammelbua', is located in the old Reine general store. The restaurant serves fresh fish caught right on the doorstep, together with a range of traditional dishes based on the finest local ingredients. The thirty-five cabins at Reine Rorbuer have recently undergone a thorough restoration, and combine the rustic atmosphere of their previous use as fishermen's dwellings with all modern comforts. Most units have a fully equipped kitchen or kitchenette, and wireless internet connections are available.
Type of rooms: Reine RorbuerDouble or Twin Bedroom Cottage:
These cosy apartments feature a fully equipped kitchenette, a small dining area and an en-suite bathroom. One double bed or twin beds. Apartment size 20 sq m.
These charming cottages feature a dining area, kitchenette, and a wood-fired stove. One large double bed, bunk beds. Cottage size 35 sq m.
Cabin - Six to Seven Persons:
These large cabins feature two separate bedrooms and can accommodate up to seven guests. Featuring traditional wood-lined construction, they have a cosy living-room dining area, a fully equipped kitchen and two bathrooms. Two double beds, bunk beds.
Additional information: Reine Rorbuer
Free public parking is available at a nearby location.
Pets are allowed by prior arrangement.
Number of rooms: 35
Official category: Holiday homes.
Period of closure: Open all year round.
Languages spoken: Norwegian, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro, EC-Card.
Restaurant closed: Breakfast is available from mid June to mid August.
How to get here: The Lofoten islands and Reine Rorbuer can be reached by ferry from Bodø to Moskenes (5 km to Reine).
Flights are available via Bodø to Leknes (60 km to Reine).
Other options are by car from Svolvær (130 km to Reine), the Hurtigruta ferry from Stamsund (72 km to Reine), or by car from Harstad / Narvik Evenes airport (288 km to Reine).
GPS Coordinates: 67° 56' 7.19'' N 13° 5' 18.40'' E
Nearest airport: Leknes Airport - 57,8 km.