Kviknes Hotel

Norway, Balestrand

1 - Hotel exterior from fjord
Hotel exterior from fjord
2 - Balestrand main resort photo
Balestrand main resort photo
3 - New wing and original wing
New wing and original wing
4 - Lounge areas in the Original wing
Lounge areas in the Original wing
5 - Twin bedroom in the New wing
Twin bedroom in the New wing
6 - View from bedroom balcony in historic wing
View from bedroom balcony in historic wing
7 - Dinner buffet
Dinner buffet
8 - Junior Suite in original wing
Junior Suite in original wing
10 - Junior Suite in original wing
Junior Suite in original wing
11 - Kviknes Hotel, Balestrand
Kviknes Hotel, Balestrand
12 - Hotel Lounge
Hotel Lounge


This wonderfully atmospheric historic dates back to 1752. Today with its modern amenities, new wing and attentive personal service it remains one of Fjord Norway’s best loved family-run properties. The attractive original Swiss style wing radiates personality and soul and enjoys an absolutely magnificent scenic fjord-side location.


  • No. of rooms: 200
  • No. of buildings: 2
  • No. of floors:
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 4
  • Annex: Historic Wing and New Wing are interconnected.
  • Official rating: 0
  • 200. Comfortable new wing rooms have shower, balcony, satellite, TV, telephone, hairdryer and supplement for full fjord side view
  • Inghams rooms are allocated on the upper floors 5-8 in the new wing
  • More traditional double rooms and Junior suites in the historical original wing all have balcony and fjord view and are available on request
  • No single supplement 18 May-16 June & 16 Aug- end of season

Bedroom facilities

  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer
  • Telephone


  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • No. of steps into property:
  • Access ramp: No
Kviknes Hotel is the best one for anyone with disabilities as it is centrally located. There is a bit of hill to get into the hotel. Lift Serves all floors in the new wing, there is no lift in the old part.


  • Varied, extensive full hot and cold buffet breakfast
  • Exceptionally good 4 course buffet evening meal with wide selection of starters, cold meats, salad, hot main courses and dessert and cheese buffets.
  • Guests can also choose to dine à la carte with a credit of 190NOK if they wish.
  • Free daily packed lunch included 
  • Free after dinner tea/coffee included 
  • No of restaurants: 2
  • Nearest restaurants serving dinner: 0
  • Distance to nearest restaurant serving dinner outside of property:
  • Dress code for restaurants: Casual
  • Breakfast service: Buffet
  • Lunch service: Not included
  • Dinner service: Buffet

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Vegetarians

We apologise but this accommodation is not available to be booked online, please call our Reservations Team on 01483 791111 to book or for further information.