15 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Norway - Updated 2024

Sharon A.
Sharon A.  
Contributing Writer
| 7 min read

Norway is one of Europe’s most affluent countries. It is a popular destination for travelers with a deep passion for natural beauty and has little regard for cold. The stunning gorges, the snowy mountains, the ethereal waterfalls, the friendly locals, and the Scandinavian cuisine are just but a few of the alluring attractions that bring in millions of visitors to this home of unique phenomena such as the Northern Lights and the Midnight Sun. To get the best out of your visit, make sure to join the best tours in Norway. If you are planning a trip, you can be rest assured that you will have a packed itinerary from the moment your plane touches down to the moment you leave. But first, you need to secure a comfortable and convenient place for your accommodation. Read below for our recommendations for the best Airbnbs in Norway.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 26, 2024.

1. Mountain glamping in Forde (from USD 426)

This ultimate glamping experience up in the mountains of stunning Forde is a fine, fine choice for couples. This lodging resembles a bird box and the bedroom opens right into the spectacular view of the mountain ranges of Blegja and Fordefjord. Imagine being snuggled up with your loved one waking up to one of the most remarkable views in existence. We reckon there’s no better way to spend your romantic getaway in Norway. Be sure to bring everything you’d need before going to the Birdbox since the closest grocery store is still in the town proper.

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Forde, Vestland fylke, Norway
169.09 km (105.1 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
393 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Treehouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great view and cozy cabin
very cozy place with a great view
perfect place to enjoy nature with stunning view from our bed in a very relaxing and peaceful place
the view from this place is unbelievable the bed is super comfortable and the room is very stylish
it was nice and warm and the rain made it cozy
torstein is easy and quick to communicate with and a great host
great place to get away from everything
lovely weekend gateway location locating in a stunning region of norway
sure it was beautiful and the location was great
the location is outstanding despite being just a room it was very confortable and cosy
it is a great place to go glamping
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2. Summer house with stunning lake views in Bergen (from USD 142)

It is a relatively old, but charming summer house that was remodeled in 2017. The house is fully furnished, featuring a total of three bedrooms, and six beds, hence, having the capacity to comfortably sleep, seven guests. It is located at the edge of a beautiful forest, with the front porch facing a charming island in the foreground. If all you care about is peace, serenity and breathtaking views, and you will be visiting Norway as a small group, then this will be a highly befitting option for you.

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Bergenhus, Hordaland, Norway
226.17 km (140.6 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
382 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place does have good heater to keep us warm during the cold winter
amazing loft style apartment in a great area of bergen
kristin's place is really nice and cozy and bergen is such a great city
kristin place is nice clean and tidy
the villa was very clean and is beautifully decorated
it was a clean and sweet house and kristin was a nice and considerate host
the place is adorable everything was clean and the decor is lovely
the house is cosy clean and has everything you need to cook meals for yourself
the host is very nice and helpful
kristin is a great host
kristin is a lovely host who did so much to make us feel welcome
kristen and her husband were great hosts
she is helpful always answers immediately and provides you with numerous tips
walking distance to most places of interest
very good location near to centrum
it's in a great location very close to the town and train station
the location is great just a 10 minute walk from the city center
very cute and cozy place to stay very close to the city centre
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3. Comfy cottage in a quiet and charming fish harbor on Gimsoy Island (from USD 114)

It is a one-bed, one-bath Norway cabin rental located in a small fishing harbor on Gimsoy Island, inhabited by about 200 locales. It has a fully equipped kitchen, a bedroom with a double bed, a living room, and a private bathroom. The living room features a cable TV, a comfortable sofa, and a table. Then there is also a back porch ideal for relaxing in the evening while you watch the sunset or the phenomenal Northern Lights.

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Gimsøysand, Norway
800.38 km (497.4 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
195 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin is cozy equipped with a beautiful interior and has a fantastic view from the windows
the kitchen is very well equipped with tee coffee sugar
the living room the sleeping room the bathroom everything was in good condition
fully equipped and very comfortable
lots of lovely hot water in the shower a cozy fire and a serviceable kitchen
very nice place quite and clean
the cabin was ready and clean when we arrived
it has all you need for a stay and is very clean
she answered quickly and were great host
gave great directions and helpful hints
siri was a great host
host- 5\5 siri was one helpful host
siri is a great host
location is so beautiful
great location and comfortable cabin
cabin was cozy and location is great
fantastic landscapes and lovely mood surround this location
a beautiful cabin in an amazing location
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4. Fully equipped cabin by the riverside in Buskerud (from USD 100)

The beautiful cabin sits quietly next to a gentle river in the Hallingdal Valley. The neighboring region is surrounded by tall mountains, adding to the peace and serenity of the place. A river runs just a few meters from the cabin, and this comes with a plethora of exciting activities, including fishing, river bathing, and kayaking among others. Besides, the cabin’s location is in proximity to Langedrag Nature Park where you will find lots of other fun and interesting things to do.

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Nesbyen, Buskerud, Norway
110.55 km (68.7 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
208 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but the heaters were good enough to keep us warm
it has all the amenities you could want is sparkling clean with comfortable beds and a gorgeous view
really beautiful place with scenic views i loved the interior design of the house and it was so comfortable
all as described beautiful view quiet comfortable and clean cabin and a boat for fishing great place
the cabin itself is very cozy with a fireplace and a very comfortable double bed
very clean and organized cabin
place was very clean and tidy
toilet is also very clean
the cabin is clean and equipped with evertthing you want
the cabin was absolutely beautiful clean and comfortable
the owners were very helpful
the hosts were very welcoming
hosts are friend
the hosts were so gracious and friendly and really made us feel at home
the hosts were very kind and helpful
the location was ideal
beautiful location right by the river
great place to stay along the way from oslo airport on the way to the fjords
literally couldn’t have asked for a better location
a beautiful place idyllic location: little log cabin right next to the water
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5. Charming cabin in Rana

In the municipality of Rana is where you’ll find this absolutely charming cabin named Old Town. Hosted by Thomas, this two-bedroom home welcomes up to four people and features a private parking space, a kitchen, and a snug toilet room. The shower room is located in the landlord’s house on the property. Other amenities include a television and free Wi-Fi. The interior of this cabin is a mix of quirky and rustic, and it definitely has a cheery character to it!

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Rana, Nordland, Norway
581.76 km (361.5 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
62 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the hosts are so polite and welcoming
very kind and understanding host
we enjoyed our stay and the host was friendly and easy to communicate with
nice cozy house and friendly host
both thomas and lisa were amazing hosts kind and helpful from start to finish
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6. Modern mountain cabin in Skammestein (from USD 150)

For a family or group of six planning to spend their time in Skammestein, this spacious cabin is an excellent choice. The place hosted by Christian comes with three bedrooms and is a modern cabin-type with high ceilings and tall windows. Outside, the living space looks unassuming with its black exterior and modest patio, but the interior boasts a contemporary kitchen with a large dining area and a cozy living room. From the cabin, there is a boundless view of the mountains. Now is a good a time as any to stay here, but we’ll let you in on a secret—the winter truly transforms this transcendent place into another world.

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Skammestein, Oppland, Norway
30.89 km (19.2 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
219 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really cozy cabin with an amazing view
there was no wi-fi but for first time it didn't bother me at all it was just perfect
beautiful cabin in the woods amazing view from the living room warm environment for cozy weekends i would definitely go back there
beautiful cabin blending a traditional norwegian style with a modern comfortable and cozy touch
great utilities clean and well built
the cabin is cosy clean and equipped with all you might need
everything is as clean cosy and welcoming as shown on the pictures
ida & christian are super hosts
the hosts have done an amazing job at making everything nice and easy for their guests
and christian and ida were very responsive and helpful hosts would definitely come back
the hosts have given the process and stay a lot of though and we felt very welcome
the host responded quickly and has been nice and flexible with us we definitely recommend this place
this place is a paradise on earth
beautiful cabin at a prime location
a-star location picturesque landscape and a great host i highly recommend visiting this location
what a great place 15 min drive from the main road but absolutely worth it
we cannot recommend this place strongly enough we will definitely come back again
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7. Beautiful annex with panoramic views of the sea in Stokke (from USD 57)

It is a small, private annex located close to the main house. It features an open plan with two bunk beds, a small kitchen with all the basics, and a bathroom with a shower and a sink. The annex opens up to a large sunny terrace suitable for sunbathing during the day and watching the sunset and the stars during the evening. Also available is a small barbeque and a hot tub for more entertainment options.

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Stokke, Vestfold, Norway
265.55 km (165.1 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
283 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there’s nice furniture there that is comfortable
the kitchen is well equipped and the coffee is delicious also anne marits other gifts
beautiful landscape great view cozy apartment great hospitality
the view feels luxurious but at the same time the atmosphere is so cozy and comfortable
we loved our stay at anne marit’s place wonderful view and super cosy apartment outstanding hospitality
it was perfectly clean and cosy
the place was very clean
a good clean kitchen with everything you need
of course the place is also very clean and well equipped
very nice clean bathroom with heated floors
host was very kind and helpful
and the hosts are very lovely people :)
host is very friendly and helpful
anne marit was a lovely host helpful and so friendly
anne marit and husband had been wonderful hosts
wow what an amazing location
perfectly place and perfectly people
we loved finding great running/hiking trails very close along the coast too
great place great location great host
we would thoroughly recommend this place with cute dogs and the amazing hottub
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8. Mirrored glass cabin in Akershus (from USD 491)

One of the most stunning places to stay in Norway you’ll find in the woods of Akershus. This spectacular two-bedroom home hosted by Jeremy and Erle is what dreams are made of. Couples or groups of up to four people are cozily accommodated in this mirrored glass cabin. Being away from all the noise is exactly what this place promises. If you need some much-needed quiet retreat, this place will transform your trip to Norway. Keep in mind that it isn’t the most budget-friendly of the bunch, so if you wish to splurge this one time, this place is truly worth the money.

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Rælingen, Akershus, Norway
215.07 km (133.7 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
245 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful views super stylish well designed and extremely comfortable
the house has a wonderful view and we see the sunrise from bed in the morning
the bed was beyond comfortable
the place was super comfortable and clean
jeremy & erle were super helpful hosts
but the hosts were communicating and gracious throughout
the hosts were very communicative helpful and kind
jeremy and erle are amazing hosts and did everything to make our stay as awesome as possible
beautiful place very accommodating hosts
great place great location perfect house
this magical place makes me wish i lived in norway so i could come back sooner
(we did take the bus into lillestrom one night for a really yummy dinner in the cute town)
the place is very well thought out extremely relaxing and in a great location
the cabin is set in a beautiful location with views out to a lake and countryside
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9. Gorgeous stay in the middle of the woods in Akershus

This is a real Norwegian cabin located right in the middle of the green woods. It is small, cozy, but comes fully equipped with all you will ever need for a decent stay, especially if you are a backpacker. From the cabin’s location, there are exciting hiking trails that will lead into the woods and up into the mountains.

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Eidsvoll, Akershus, Norway
180.03 km (111.9 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
446 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the cabin is really beautifutl clean and with a lot of details
it was clean and located in a nice area for walks
monica is a very kind and friendly host
monica is a very nice and helpful host
monica is a great host always smiling and happy to help you
monica is a great host very friendly and helpful
monica and her family are excellent and warm hosts
very nice location in the woods
super cozy place far away from everything
traditional hytte in a good location for oslo airport
the location was great we felt we were miles from anyone else which is what i wanted
nice old cabin in a quiet location
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10. Secluded villa with fantastic views in Tronheim (from USD 107)

This is a new one-bedroom house with great proximity to the city and it comes with breathtaking sea views. The interiors are stylishly designed, featuring a cool, white painting with floor-to-ceiling windows that not only allows plenty of natural light but also ensures that you get unobstructed views of the sea right from the comfort of the living room. There is free Wi-Fi, a full kitchen, a laptop-friendly workspace, and a comfy leaving area. If you want to explore some great places to visit, you could use the bus stop just 100 m (328 ft) away, while the city center is within walking distance.

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Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
232.54 km (144.5 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
215 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great views and really cozy place
the apartment was really nice with amazing view to the sea
great views and very nice equiped kitchen
comfortable and well-equipped house with nice view
the cottage itself is very comfortable and very well appointed
the beautiful house and clean
the house is very clean modern and cozy
clean and stylish apartment perfect for two
everything was clean and the place is near a busstation
everything was lovely and spotless clean would recommend to anyone unbelievable views
thank you for being an hosts
hosts were quick to reply and very friendly
we would always come back and the conversation with the hosts was easy
great and very friendly family who rents the place
we could recommend the restaurant ladekaja in walking distance
great location and very nice accommodation
an easy 35 minute walk into the centre of trondheim
i am definitely returning to this place
great view nice location and beautiful inside
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11. Authentic wooden home with a beautiful view of the Hardanger fjord (from USD 109)

This Norwegian vacation rental is an old summer house located on the island Tysnes. The house has a beautiful sea view with the impressive Kvinnherad mountains in the back and small islands in front. It was renovated in 2017 and while old floors and walls were kept, a new modern kitchen, beds, and bathroom were installed to make a perfect combination of charm and comfort. There are heated floors in the bathroom and the hall and electric ovens and a fire burner to keep the house warm in winter.

Outside, there is a beautiful stone terrasse with a fireplace, a barbecue, and a large dining table. At the seaside 50 m (164.04 ft) below the house, there is a floating dock and a small aluminum boat that can be used for fishing and visiting the small islands. The local store at Onarheim is 3 km (1.86 mi) from the house if you want to do some shopping. Here, you’ll also find a fitness center and a small cafe.

On the island of Tysnes, you’ll find a few restaurants and beautiful mountainous hiking areas. It’s not far from Bergen (a 1.5-hour drive), Rosendal, and Bømlo, and the famous Trolltunga rock formation is 2.5 hours away.

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Tysnes, Hordaland, Norway
241.66 km (150.2 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
153 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 6 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bathroom was good and the heated floors were a nice touch
the view is stunning and it was so great to have breakfast outdoor every morning
the view was amazing communication was very good new kitchen and lovely interior
our favorite places were the stools in the kitchen with a fantastic view of the fjord
great view and a beautiful apartment with amazing facilities making the price more than reasonable
the house we found very clean it was very comfortable
the place was very clean with the most beautiful view
the hosts are very kind and helpful
facilities are great host is very friendly and helpful
hans is a perfect host
hans is a very nice and helpful host
all the guidances from him were very helpful
an easy walk or bus ride away
beautiful house in a rural location
delightful place for many many reasons
fantastic place great gateway from urban rat race
there are magnificent walks on the island with not another person in sight
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12. Cottage with great panoramic views in Stryn (from USD 100)

One of the most affordable Airbnb vacation rentals in the beautiful town of Stryn in Vestland is this two-bedroom lodging hosted by Knut Gunnar. The exterior is painted black and has a sod roof, as well as a nice seating area on the deck that overlooks the mountains. Stryn’s town center is a short distance from the property, while the ocean is a 5-km (3.10 mi) drive away. This cottage comes equipped with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen television, and basic kitchen essentials.

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Stryn, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway
129.5 km (80.5 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
256 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
apartment has good number of amenities and is a very cozy place
a great stay in a cozy little cottage complete with a turf roof and a great view
this cozy house has the best view and terrace
there is a very comfortable couch big enough to lay down and read and relax
extremely cozy cabin with an amazing view over the fjord and the mountains
the cabin was very clean
don't expect luxury but comfortable clean and good value for money
the cabin was so cosy and clean
very clean quiet lovely place and very kind hosts
the small house had all that we needed to spend the night and it was clean and confortable
the hosts are helpfull and very nice
knut was an amazing host he was so responsive and easy to reach
knut is a friendly and helpful host
knut was a perfect host
beautiful place friendly owners good place for trips in the surrounding mountains
great place close to nature
the location of the cabin is good for hiking and walking
away from the crowds but still very close to main touristic attractions
very comfortable cottage with all the features close to many beautiful attractions
amazing place such a beautiful location and the cabin was very tidy and beautiful
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13. Beautiful apartment on a fjord in Aurland (from USD 156)

It is a two-bed two-bath fully furnished apartment featuring a well-equipped kitchen and tastefully designed living spaces. You may mistake it for any other apartment, but the fact that it is located on the third largest fjord in the world gives it the uniqueness you will not find anywhere else. If you are looking forward to hiking the Norwegian mountains, or you are interested in going for a fjord safari, this is one of the best accommodation options you will ever find in the region.

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Aurland, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway
109.77 km (68.3 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
1144 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fully equipped kitchen and strong wifi
very nice apartment well equipped we appreciated the coffee and other basics
great views with a large space and a full kitchen
very nice and well equipped apartment with a wonderful view on the fjord
had kitchen facilities and we loved the heated tiles in the bathroom
very clean tidy and new
apartment was extremely clean and cosy
the place was super clean and spacious
overall clean and basic accommodations
place was very clean and well kept
the host is so friendly and helpful
the host did a great job in all aspects
kestutis was also very helpful in letting us check in early when our ferry arrived
hosts were incredibly kind and helpful to us
kestutis was very helpful during our stay and super quick with responses
good location and close to sentrum
kestutis's place is located in a beautiful location
good place to stay close to flåm
the location is beautiful and the house is well equiped
aurland is a beautiful small village that is a short 10 minute bus ride to flam
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14. Three­-bedroom villa with an equipped kitchen in Hordaland (from USD 180)

This three-bedroom villa boasts not just the beautiful sea views, but also its proximity to the city center – you need less than a 15-minute bus ride to access the city center. This home for rent in Norway comes with free Wi-Fi, a fully equipped kitchen, free parking, and a nicely furnished front porch where you get to enjoy the unobstructed views of the sea and the mountains beyond.

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Åsane, Hordaland, Norway
224.59 km (139.6 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
183 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and it has all of the amenities you need to make your stay comfortable and homely
every day we were appreciating the view from the window in the living room
very nice host unbelievable view from the living room and the jacuzzi
kitchen has everything you could possibly need and a lovely view from a little table
gorgeous views of the fjord and lovely living room to watch it from
very clean and comfortable
the room is super clean and comfort
the beds were so comfortable and the place was so clean
the cabin was clean very well maintained and the atmosphere in the cabin was so great
just awesome highly recommended beautifull view clean quiet nice host and dog
stephen very helpful host
stephen was a great host
he was very helpful and made us feel at home immediately
great host he took good care of everything and treated us great
that room has fishing tools available host is kind and very supportive man
great location on a beautiful fjord
good location very nice house
location location location we loved being a few minutes from downtown bergen
fabulous house in a great location
it’s a little paradise a dreamy place
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15. Cozy mountain cabin with a stunning vista in Bodo

It is a tiny mountain cabin in Norway with incredible sea views below. It is tastefully designed, with a spacious front porch ideal for evening relaxation while you watch the sunset. You will be excited to learn that it is a relatively secluded cottage, with no running water, though the sea is just 120 m (393.7 ft) away. Electricity is supplied by a 12 V solar panel. There is a decent kitchen with all the essentials you may need to prepare a decent home meal. If you are looking for a rather rustic experience in a place close to some of the country’s popular hiking trails, then this will be suitable accommodation for you. But if you can’t stay in a place without running water, then you will be better off with other options.

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Bodo, Nordland, Norway
699.66 km (434.8 mi) from Mauranger - Besseggen
32 reviews   Superhost
Entire cabin 1 Bed 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view honestly is amazing and the cabin is very cozy with nice interior and extremely well stocked
grete was a great host and quick to reply
grete is extremely easy to reach and very helpful regarding questions her guests may have
grete was a really attentive helpful and most of all nice host who was always easy-to-reach
grete herself was responsive and a delight to deal with
a wonderful place great location and nicely furnished/decorated
it's truly a magical place in the middle of a breathtaking scenery
grete‘s place is my definition of the perfect place to stay in norway
it would really recommend this place for the full north of norway experience
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Enjoy comfortable accommodation in Norway

Consider the top Airbnbs in Norway to treat yourself to the comfort and the convenience you need during your holiday. Do not ruin the experience by choosing an accommodation that would not make you comfortable. While you’re here, be sure to check out some theme parks and other things Norway is famous for.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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