Top 10 Fishing Lodges In Norway - Updated 2024

Juan Paolo
Juan Paolo 
Contributing Writer
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In Norway, you’ll be in awe of its natural wonders, such as deep coastal fjords, glaciers, and mountains. This Scandinavian country also features unique museums, such as Norsk Folkemuseum in Oslo. At this museum, you’ll get to see buildings, such as Gol Stave Church. Aside from this, you’ll have a glimpse into how Norwegians lived their lives in the past. Meanwhile, anglers will have endless fun here since the country is known for fishing. Common catches include mackerel, halibut, haddock, and Atlantic cod. Lofoten is a popular fishing destination, where you can also indulge in skiing, hiking, and cycling. If you want to have easy access to areas where you can apply or improve your angling skills, book an accommodation that’s ideal for you. Read on to discover the top fishing lodges in Norway.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and a location with easy access to fishing spots. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 08, 2024.

1. Gorgeous dwelling near islands in Bergen (from USD 302)

This rental in Bergen is next to the sea, offering plenty of opportunities for deep-sea fishing. You’ll have access to fishing gear and a boat for rent to catch some big fish on nearby islands. Besides this, the rental is close to Panorama Hotel & Resort, which is 150 m (492 ft) away. You can visit the resort’s restaurant if you feel like dining out.

The home boasts a spacious terrace with a bonfire and a smokehouse, so you can grill fish or meat whenever you want. You can also use the freezer to store your fresh catch. This gorgeous dwelling can accommodate 20 guests in 7 bedrooms.

Stayed at this property?

268.65 km (167.0 mi) from Lindesnes Lighthouse
31 reviews   Wifi Available
House 20 Guests 7 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 20
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Host:
we were able to meet with our friends and mix with friendly and hospitable people
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2. Beautiful abode on a farmland in Stjørdal (from USD 152)

This abode on a farmland in Stjørdal is conveniently near the airport. This cabin serves as a fishing lodge between June and August, the months ideal for catching salmon in the Stjørdal River. The host also offers it as a vacation rental between fishing seasons.

The rental has four bedrooms with one bunk bed each; however, the host recommends a maximum of six guests. It comes with one bathroom stocked with shampoo and shower gel. If you feel like spending time indoors, you can watch TV or use Wi-Fi.

Stayed at this property?
Stjørdal, Trøndelag, Norway
646.39 km (401.7 mi) from Lindesnes Lighthouse
35 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 8 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
great place nice and clean river for fishing is full of salmons :d fully recommended
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3. Lovely house with access to the sea in Bomlo (from USD 270)

This house is in Bomlo offers fun water-based activities, such as swimming or fishing. You can try catching hake, cod, wolffish, halibut, and haddock from the rental itself, as it offers a private dock and boat rentals. There are small islands nearby with clear waters that are great for diving.

After a fun day out, you can unwind on the dock or stay indoors, hanging out in the living room with loved ones. In addition, the home features a dining area and provides six bedrooms and two bathrooms, ideal for large groups of eighteen guests.

Stayed at this property?

212.06 km (131.8 mi) from Lindesnes Lighthouse
6 reviews   Wifi Available
House 18 Guests 6 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 18
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Host:
rune is a nice and communicative host
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4. Homey cabin close to restaurants in Henningsvær (from USD 161)

Have fun fishing in this homey property near the sea, in the charming village of Henningsvær. Cod, catfish, pollock, and halibut are common catches here. You can also engage in other activities such as skiing and kayaking. Explore restaurants and cafes in the area if you want to relax with a hot meal and a refreshing drink.

The cabin provides three bedrooms with double beds, suitable for a group or family of four. It also features a living area with a couple of sofas and a full kitchen next to a dining space for two. There’s another dining area with red chairs.

Stayed at this property?
Henningsvær , Nordland, Norway
1184.92 km (736.3 mi) from Lindesnes Lighthouse
173 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we slept well had plenty of space good kitchen facilities
kitchen/sitting areas where everyone can relax and chat together
good bed and everything you need to live in
amazing place with a super cozy kitchen and living room i will definitely be back
Cleanliness:
clean and very well equipped
easy check-in clean perfect location facilities and style
Host:
so i' m happy to give the owners my absolutely best recommendations for this cabin
anne-kristin was a great host
the owner is really friendly and gives good information about the house and the surroundings
the house has a very unique style and the host is super kind and welcoming
anne-kristin has been a fantastic host start to finish
Location:
perfect location right on the water
a beautifully renovated fishing cabin in walking distance to henningsvær centre
the location is amazing tucked away in a quiet corner of town right on the fjord
an easy walk to the town which is very picturesque
this was a great location to explore the islands-we only wish we had stayed longer
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5. Fisherman's hut with two bedrooms in Korshamn (from USD 68)

This Norwegian-style fishing hut is near the sea, and it features a fishing boat in front of the property. The local shop and boat filling station are only 200 m (656 ft) away from the property. The rental is in Korshamn, a historic fishing village known as one of the best spots to catch sea trout, cod, and mackerel in southern Norway. You can even go swimming in one of the nearby islands or sandy beaches.

The home provides two bedrooms, one with a double bed and a walk-out balcony with fantastic views. The other bedroom offers two single beds and more space. Note that the boat rental has additional fees.

Stayed at this property?

5.28 km (3.3 mi) from Lindesnes Lighthouse
21 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
although the weather was cool the cottage with its inviting interior made us feel warm and comfortable
one evening we enjoyed the most spectacular sunset while looking out the living room window over the fjord
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6. Peaceful apartment surrounded by mountains in Bødal (from USD 69)

This property is only 1 km (0.6 mi) from Lovatnet, a large lake known for trout fishing from mid-August to October. It’s an apartment in an area of Bødal that’s also suitable for hiking. If you want to try something new, try glacier climbing and mountaineering in the area.

While staying here, you’ll have access to electricity, clean linens, water supply, and cleaning services. The home comes with two bedrooms—one with a queen-sized bed and another with two single beds—to accommodate four guests. Furthermore, it offers a well-stocked kitchen with a microwave, a fridge, a coffee maker, a stove, and an oven.

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424.69 km (263.9 mi) from Lindesnes Lighthouse
29 reviews  
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was absolutely perfect for our family
Cleanliness:
nice clean apartment very friendly and hospitable hosts
the accommodations were clean and comfortable
Host:
our hosts magne and jorunn were so kind and a pleasure to visit with
jorunn and magne were so kind and helpful they made our stay totally memorable
we had a really nice stay the hosts were lovely welcoming and helpful
Location:
this is such a great location
norway is a beautiful country and this is a great place to stay
if any one is in this area i would highly recommend this beautiful location
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7. Modern cottage with grand views in Vradal (from USD 182)

This modern cottage will captivate you with its views of Vradal and its proximity to lakes and mountains. You can go fishing at the lakes and try catching perch, trout, and whitefish. Feel free to use the canoe available on site.

The property is good for families. It offers three bedrooms and a well-equipped kitchen with a stove, an oven, a grill, and a microwave. There’s a large outdoor terrace with seating, too.

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Vradal, Aust-agder, Norway
167.76 km (104.3 mi) from Lindesnes Lighthouse
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

8. Updated farmhouse with access to a lake in Froland (from USD 261)

A lake rich in trout and perch sits 100 m (328 ft) from this farmhouse, making it an ideal rental for anglers. It also offers a rowboat. Structures within the property include a small museum, an apiary, and a barn. The nearby forested areas allow for hikes, while fishing and swimming opportunities are abundant at the lake during summer.

This rental has great amenities, including four bedrooms—one with a king-sized bed and the other with a queen-sized bed and a crib. Two other bedrooms come with two single beds each. It also has a spacious outdoor area where kids and pets can play.

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109.09 km (67.8 mi) from Lindesnes Lighthouse
24 reviews   Wifi Available
farmhouse 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house was well equipped beautifully furnished with some great antiques and comfortable
the house is extremely comfortable and well-equipped and we did not want for anything during our stay
Cleanliness:
extremely clean and comfortable house
Host:
the owners were friendly interesting and intelligent in their interactions with us
the owners are the nicest people we met in norway
Location:
great place near a lake
my kids just loved it we also really enjoyed our day at dyreparken the amusement park near kristiansand
we highly recommend this place and would definitely come back another time
we tried to explore the nearby beaches and the holiday park in kristiansand
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9. Traditional haven with views of Sognefjord in Ortnevik (from USD 71)

This stone cabin nestled in a mountainous forest sits between cliffs. It is along Sognefjord, known to be the country’s deepest and longest fjord. It provides a rowing boat and fishing gear, perfect for anglers. Try your hand at catching pollock, coalfish, cod, and haddock during your stay.

This rental for four is a cozy place, offering one bedroom with a sofa bed and a double bed. You may also request additional mattresses and a baby cot should you need them.

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Ortnevik, Sogn og Fjordane, NO
4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Picturesque hideaway for six in Berle (from USD 156)

This home is close to the sea, perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and fishing. You’ll have the chance to catch some crabs, which you can enjoy for lunch or dinner. The hosts offer the use of an old rowboat, two sailing vests, and four life jackets.

The cottage treats you to beautiful views of the fjord and mountains in the area, and it can accommodate six guests in three bedrooms with double beds. There are two bathrooms equipped with a shower, a sink, and a toilet. A washing machine is available, too.

Stayed at this property?

440.95 km (274.0 mi) from Lindesnes Lighthouse
7 reviews   Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Host:
the owners have been extraordinary friendly and helpful and we definitly will be back in the future
Location:
the very well marked trial (full day trip) starts close to the house in walking distance
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Have fun fishing in Norway

Norway is a haven for anglers, boasting great fishing spots and lodges that offer breathtaking views and convenient amenities. Visit this Scandinavian country and stay at one of these best holiday homes for a comfortable and fun fishing adventure.

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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