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Rorbuer LOFOTEN islands Norway
By the fjord you see the white seahouse Joh. L. Unstad Sjohus, Maervoll in Lofoten
Apartment in Northern Norway, Norway
Rorbuer Lofoten: the whitepainted seahouse Joh L Unstad Sjohus (JOHLUNS) offers rorbu camping and has 8 rorbu rooms with a total of 40 beds for rent. There are 2-6 beds in each room. Prices: from NOK 300-500/night/room, that means NOK 100/night/bed or less if at least 4 persons share a rorbu room. The seahouse is spacious with special good opportunities for youth groups and other low budget groups. This budget accommodation has its own quay with a gorgeous view to the fjord and the proud sea alpine Lofoten mountains Himmeltindene (the Heaven Peaks).
The seahouse has kitchen with equipment for selfhousehold, lounge, showers and toilets. Electrical heating.
A cosy 125 year old little Nordland house Torastua with grassturf roof is also for rent (NOK 3.500/week, 4 persons). This cottage is situated 600 metres from the spacious white seahouse, at the end of the road Maervollveien. The little vacation house Torastua has kept its good old atmosphere, but has nevertheless modern facilities like electrical heating and bathroom with shower and WC. Further a little kitchen with electrical oven, fridge, sink and utensils, living room and 3 bedrooms with bed space for 4 persons.
If you do not bring with you bed cloths or sleeping bags, bed cloths may be rented for NOK 75/person (both houses). Please tell in advance if you need to rent bed cloths.
Local Area DetailsMÃƒÂ¦rvoll (Maervoll) you find between Tangstad and Unstad (Unnstad) in Borge on the northwestern (Atlantic) part of the Lofoten island and municipality VestvÃƒÂ¥gÃƒÂ¸y (Vestvagoy). See map. Great hiking and fishing opportunities. Nearby the Midnight Sun can be watched from the end of May to the middle of July.
In Borg (10 km from MÃƒÂ¦rvoll) you find the Viking museum Lofotr (www.lofotr.no). Among other activities here you may participate in rowing a 23,5 meters Viking ship in Borgpollen.
A few hundred meters from the Viking museum - situated on a hill - you find the concertfriendly new church of Borge. It was rebuilt in modern shape in 1987 four years after the earlier wooden church from 1898 got lost in a fire.
|Location:||Nordland, Northern Norway, Norway|
|This Property Sleeps:||40|
|Minimum Price Per Night:||€37 (Currency Converter)|
|Maximum Price Per Night:||€62|
|Nearest Airport:||Leknes in Lofoten (19 km)|
|From NOK 300-500/night for a rorbu room (2-6 persons). This means NOK 100/night/bed or less if at least 4 persons share a rorbu room.|
Property Features * Close to a Beach
* Children are allowed
Accommodation and Facilities Summary
|Accommodation||Changeover Day Flexible, Size: Spacious, Accommodation Type: Self Catering|
|Suitability||Geared Towards Younger People, Children Welcome, Family Oriented|
|Outside||Terrace, Parking, Barbecue Area|
|Location||Distance to Airport 10-20km, Distance to local restaraunts >5km, Distance to convenience store >5km, Distance to beach <100m, By the sea, In the mountains|
|Local Area||The local town is Lively but not wild, Distance to Local Town Centre 20km, Restaurants|
|Local Activities||Diving, Mountaineering, Surfing, Walking, Swimming, Golf, Fishing, Cycling|
|Living Room||Fold Out Beds Sleeping 1, Armchairs 2, Sofas 5, Seating for >10 People|
|Kitchen||Fridge, Freezer, Oven|
|Dining||Seating for >10 People|
|Bedroom||Ensuites 1, Pull-out Beds 1, Twins 1, Singles 6, Doubles 1|
|Bathroom||Shower Rooms 4, Toilets 5, Bathrooms 3|
|Theme||Away from it all|