Top 14 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Tromso, Norway - Updated 2024

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Tromso is in Northern Norway and a major cultural center that’s located above the Arctic Circle. It’s a well-known place for viewing the Northern Lights. Tromso draws a number of people for a variety of reasons. In the winter, many people come to ski, snowshoe, and dogsled, while in summer, hiking, kayaking, and mountain biking are among the popular things to do in Tromso. The city’s historic center is on an island and is notable for its centuries-old wooden houses. The Fjellheisen cable car takes viewers up Mount Storsteinen for an overview of the city. Museums in the city include the Polar Museum, Perspektivet Museum, Nordnorsk Museum, and others. Popular food includes fish, berries, Kvæfjordkake, Norway’s national cake, and more. For great accommodations during your Scandinavian vacation, book any of these top Airbnb vacation rentals in Tromso, 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 21, 2024.

1. Cozy apartment near the city center

This Airbnb accommodation in Tromso is just a short three-minute stroll away from the bustling city center, where you’ll find yourself in the heart of Tromso’s vibrant atmosphere. The apartment features a bright and inviting living room complete with a kitchenette, ideal for whipping up a quick meal before heading out to explore the city. You’ll love the comfortable sofa bed, which easily transforms into a double bed to accommodate your sleeping needs.

The apartment also offers modern amenities, including fast wifi with speeds of up to 281 Mbps, a 40-inch HDTV, and a convenient in-unit washer, free of charge. Plus, you can keep your groceries fresh in the refrigerator, so you’ll always have a cold drink and a snack on hand.

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Tromsø, Troms og Finnmark, Norway
1.4 km (0.9 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
96 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is small apartment but perfect for short stays
we found it clean and tidy
the place was clean
the apartment was clean
clean and cozy little room great value for the price
clean and has everything you need for a comfortable stay
host is extremely responsive and helpful
kristian is a great host quick to respond to messages
krisitian was responsive and helpful
great location and friendly helpful host highly reccomended
) kristian is a very good host and the communication with him easy and fast
really close to the city center and it's super easy to get there from the airport
great stay in the heart of tromso very affordable and close to the downtown
tromso isn't a big city at all but still the location was great
perfect location great spot for 1-2 people
a beautiful area location in my opinion; the best
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2. Stunning beachfront apartment with spectacular views (from USD 142)

On the second floor of the host’s house, this two-bedroom apartment offers stunning beachfront views from your own private balcony or patio. In the two spacious bedrooms, you and your companions will have plenty of space to stretch out and relax after a day of adventure. The place comes complete with a fully equipped kitchen, allowing for easy meal and snack preparation.

Keep connected with loved ones back home with the provided wifi, and catch up on your favorite shows or movies on the TV. Plus, you will have the convenience of free parking right on the premises. Whether you’re in the mood for bicycling, aurora-watching, or hiking, this property is the perfect starting point, depending on the season and your interests.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
3.53 km (2.2 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
194 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
franks place was perfect- the most comfortable bed and unbelievable views right from the balcony
cosy and charming apartment stunning view from the bedroom/balcony
lovely apartment with stunning views over the coastline
the view out of the apartment was beautiful
beautiful apartment with amazing views
very clean spacious warm apartment
the apartment was spacious clean warm and comfortable
furthermore the property was spotlessly clean warm and comfortable
the flat is spacious and very clean cosy and warm
the apartment is big enough for two persons well equipped clean confortable and has a nice view
the host is really helpful and kind
quick responses very helpful and friendly
frank and shang as hosts were so amazing
great host and very nice place
the place is perfect for a vacation and the host is very kind and helpful
to top it off the location is brilliant
the most amazing accomodation location and hosts
i honestly couldn't fault the accommodation or the location
its a fantestic apartment graet location and the best owner ever
stunning location excellent place and thorough and friendly host
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3. Private room close to everything

This rental is a private room and bathroom in a house that is centrally located but in a quiet location with very little street noise. Guests have access to the kitchen to store or make food, and they can use the living room to watch TV. The rental includes access to wireless internet, free parking, use of a washer/dryer, hangers, hair dryer, shampoo, linen/towel essentials, and heating. The room is kid/family-friendly and pets are allowed. There is a grocery store just 100 meters from the rental. It is close to the central bus line, which will take you anywhere in Tromso.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
4.04 km (2.6 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
364 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fully equipped kitchen & the bathroom is superb
the room was perfect
the room was incredibly small but it was good enough for our short stay
i had a comfortable stay at karin’s place
the room is very beautiful and warm
super clean and tidy house
really good and clean place
clean peaceful warm home
karin's place was clean and comfortable
the room is clean and cosy
perfect host and service
she is so kind
karin is a great host
karin is a great host
she has a friendly cat too
her house is perfectly located one min walk to the supermarket and bus stop
close to the airport easy to get to the city center
just that is it quite far away from the main attractions (about 10-15 stations stations away by bus)
much closer to the airport and a great place to stay :)
nice room on the first floor close to the bathroom
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4. Double room in the heart of Tromsø (from USD 45)

This room is in a historic home in the center of Tromso. It’s close to all major sight-seeing places, restaurants, and museums. The room is on the ground floor, as well as the kitchen, bathroom, and living area. Guest conveniences include wireless internet, an indoor fireplace, washer/dryer, linen/towel essentials, shampoo, heating, and an iron. The rental is within walking distance to bars, restaurants, and shops. A supermarket is just steps away.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
1.39 km (0.9 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
751 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
was great to have a kitchen and communal room
i hilly recommend valentina and her house for a comfortable and no stress stay will definitely visit again
we also use the kitchen and it was great
the house had other rooms and guests which was nice to meet other travellers
the apartment room was clean and the common areas very comfortable
rooms modest but very clean
the room is clean and you receive all you need
the room was very comfortable and clean
the house is clean and the room was big enough for us and our two backpacks
valentina was a lovely host
friendly and genuine hosts
nice hosts and good beds
the host is friendly to his guests
the host valentina is really helpful
great central location very reasonably priced
great location in the centre
great location for great price
it is very well located 5 min by walk from hurtigruten bus station and from the center
great location in the center of tromso
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5. Upstairs apartment with 3 bedrooms (from USD 266)

This rental is a restored barn with floor-to-ceiling windows, allowing guests to see the landscape around them. Staying in this rental will give guests access to a quiet and calm space that overlooks the Ersfjord. Close by are opportunities for whale watching, viewing the Northern Lights, and hiking. Amenities to make guests feel at home include a fully equipped kitchen, wireless internet, TV, free parking, washer/dryer, and shampoo. This modern, light-filled apartment is perfect for tourists and visitors new to the area.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
15.3 km (9.6 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
112 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
hope the wifi can be fixed very soon
the views from this apartment are great
the lounge room was comfortable with the jaw dropping views over the fjord
the view from the apartment is breathtaking
the apartment was beautiful with a gorgeous view
everything was exceptionally clean and nothing was missing for us
everything was there clean and in order
the house is tidy and clean both inside and outside
it was well equipped and very clean
anette's place is lovely - so clean and well appointed
anette was the most wonderful host
she is a great host
amazing host and amazing place
anette was a very friendly host
anette is the perfect host helpful & available for advice if needed
the drive to the city center was easy and the location was great for seeing the fjords
absolutely stunning location and beautiful place to stay and enjoy the magic of norway
overall an extraordinary place and a magnificent holiday with family
there is also a lovely cafe just a five minute walk from the house
the location is great quiet neighbourhood and very picturesque backdrop onto the mountains
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6. Room with easy access to the mountains (from USD 62)

This is a private room and bathroom with a view of the nature around Tromso. The rental is only a 20-minute ride from the city’s center. Guests can even watch the Northern Lights from this Airbnb in Tromso. This rental has direct access to the forest, mountains, and sea. There is a dog-sledding center nearby that guests can dog-sled at. The rental includes such conveniences as free parking, wireless internet, hangers, a private living room, a private bathroom, and more. The room is in a beautiful setting that any nature lover will be thankful for.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
9.6 km (6.0 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
110 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a comfortable room in a beautiful home with a great view over the water
the room is very comfortable
comfort and clean private room
the place is exceptionally clean and stylish
ann’s place is very cozy and zen spotless clean and ann is very responsive
and that cleaning kitchen bed ect are perfect
a friendly welcome nice rooms quiet and immaculately clean
they are very kind hosts very welcoming
the host and her partner were extremely generous and kind
ann-eva and egil were wonderful hosts and immediately made us feel at home
ann-eva is a wonderful host
but the best thing about it was how welcoming and hospitable our hosts were
you can easily reach city center by bus
i highly recommend this location
this is a perfect place especially close to tromsø airport
close to tromso by bus and excellent opportunities to watch the aurora
it's easy to get there and the shop close to the house is super cool
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7. Quaint studio apartment close to the harbour (from USD 31)

This hidden gem is ideal for solo travelers and couples as this charming and quaint apartment has everything you’ll need close to everywhere you’ll need to go. Nearby, you’ll find supermarkets, local specialty shops, and restaurants. The flat has wifi access, cable TV, shower essentials with a clean full bathroom, and a double bed with soft linens for guests’ comfort. There’s also a full kitchen with a microwave, oven, and fridge. Other amenities include laundry facilities and access to the backyard garden.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
1.17 km (0.8 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
163 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cosy huge liverpool fan
the bed is a little bit small (not king size) but fits well 2 people
a small nice room directly in the city centre
we had a nice stay at oda's small apartment
oda has a lovely studio apartment very centrally located with all basic amenities you will need during your stay
well-equipped and clean apartment
the apartment was very clean and well equipped
oda’s place was very clean and there were nice personal touches for when we arrived
the house is very clean
terrific living experience of my first stop at norway clean and comfortable house
oda was a great host
she was also a responsive and helpful host
oda was a great host
host was very helpful and nice
oda is a perfect host she answered very quick to our questions
close to the city and grocery stores :)
great location for exploring tromso
the location of this house is pretty good which is close to the downtown
it's good location in tromos
easy to get to from the airport by bus and then you can walk everywhere
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8. Monochromatic home with panoramic view (from USD 93)

Best for families or guests of four people, this superb find is a must to book when traveling to Tromso, Norway. Stay in this chic monochromatic flat with charming bohemian furnishings, and get access to a kitchen with a coffee maker, stove, and fridge. The open-space flat is well-lit and has a dining table with a view of the beautiful Northern Lights at night. Guests will also enjoy using the high-speed wifi, smart TV that has Netflix, as well as the apartment’s close proximity to the grocery store and bars in the area. Another plus-point is the nearby hiking trails travelers will get to explore for a morning work out or afternoon activity with kids or friends.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
2.58 km (1.7 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
492 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
warm and cozy with beautiful views over tromso
beautiful views from the kitchen great amenities comfortable bed and great shower
beautiful apartment with a great view of tromso
amazing apartments and nice view
lovely apartment better than the photos
it is clean warm and cozy
apartment was super clean and comfortable
super clean netflix to watch movie at night
her space is very clean and stylish
the house is very clean neat and pleasantly decorated
the owners were very accommodating and nice
the host was very helpful and friendly
hosts are responsive and welcoming
we appreciated the attention keys left by our host
great hosts and very attentive
the location is great
right by the bus station so getting to the island was super convenient and easy
the bus station is not far away and the nature is also near what we enjoyed
city centre is an easy 10 min bus ride)
good location and short drive to supermarkets and city centre
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9. Room near city center (from USD 45)

This rental has magnificent views of the Arctic Cathedral and cable car. The ever-popular attraction is within walking distance. Tour booking centers are nearby. Visitors to the area can easily book whale watching tours, cross-country skiing experiences, and husky sledding tours from this location. The rental is a room and a shared bathroom. It has free parking, wireless internet, linen/towel essentials, and more. The room has a double bed, desk, and floor heating.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
1.5 km (1.0 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
174 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen has an amazing view of the city
lovely view out of the kitchen window which is also the common area
rooms and kitchen have large windows from which you can see a beautiful view of tromso
the room was spacious and quiet the kitchen had a beautiful view over the water and was well-maintained
the place had a good location and the view from the kitchen was nice
was mostly clean without being spotless
this room was clean and comfortable
clean comfortable and great value for money
the room is clean and tidy the bed is very comfortable
very comfy and clean place to stay
mansoor is a great host
our host was very helpful whenever we had any questions
mansoor is a really great host
mansoor was a great host and was very helpful
mansoor also a thoughtful and great host
the location is excellent walkable distance to the city centre direct bus to/from the airport
the location is also good close to the center
amazing location and great value
great location about a 10 minute walk to the town centre
best location in all tromsø near to the main tourist attractions
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10. Great rental to see the Northern Lights

This rental may include one or two rooms, depending on the number of people staying. One room is a private bedroom and the other has transparent doors. The bathroom is shared with the host. If there are more than two people booking this rental, then both rooms will be used. Guests can use the kitchen, hot tub, and washer. Other amenities include an elevator to the rental, hangers, hairdryer, wireless internet, heating, and free parking. This rental is an excellent place to see the Northern Lights. It is in a quiet neighborhood and close to a grocery store. The city center is only a 10-minute bus ride away from this rental.

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3.42 km (2.2 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
190 reviews  
Private room 2 Beds 4 Guests

11. Studio apartment

This rental is in a private home with a separate, private entrance. The studio has a separate sleeping room, sofa-bed, kitchen, and private bathroom. Guests have access to wireless internet, linen/towel essentials, shampoo, and heating. The studio is near hiking trails. The rental is a reprieve from the busy city center since it’s in a quiet residential area. The bus stop is only a five-minute walk away from the rental.

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674 meters (0.5 ft) from Arctic Cathedral
13 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Guests

12. Nice room for 1 person

The rental is a 20-minute walk from the city center. Nearby are bus stops for buses heading to the airport, university, and the city center. The room is on the second floor of a home. Also on the second floor are a kitchen, bathroom, and washer/dryer. The room only has a single bed and is suitable for one person. Amenities include wireless internet, hairdryer, linen/towel essentials, shampoo, and heating. The rental is in a residential neighborhood. A supermarket is a short walk away.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
2.18 km (1.4 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
182 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
perfect ocean view room with amazing view of sea
room is as described and amenities were easy to use
from the room that i stayed the view was amazing
the room is perfect for one person and lovely with beautiful ocean view
a very nice and comfortable room in a house with stunning views
but it was a clean and cozy room
of course room is clean and comfortable
clean room and everything was perfect
room was decent and the bathroom was quite clean
lovely place to stay in clean and cosy
even invited hosts to private party at his home
nina and isak were fantastic hosts
nina and isak are great hosts
nina and her husband were very nice host
they were friendly and helpfull
a great location maybe 10/15 min walk to the center stores just a few meters out
location wise 5-7 minutes by bus to the center (bus every 20 minutes or so)
nice small room close to bus station where you can directly get to city center or airport
or a picturesque 20 min walk
good location good rooms comfortable n warm stay
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13. Room with city view

This rental is in the upper center of Tromso. It’s about a five-minute walk away from the heart of the city. The Airbnb is in a quiet neighborhood with minimal traffic noise. It is kid/family-friendly and pets are allowed. The room has wireless internet, linen/towel essentials, heating, and an iron. It is comfortable and has one bed for up to two guests.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
1.62 km (1.1 mi) from Arctic Cathedral
277 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room had a great view over tromsö
warm and very comfortable home with pretty nice view
awesome place to stay really cosy room with a couch to sit and relax after a day of walking
really cozy and peaceful the landscape view is very beautiful
nice bedroom with bathroom and eating area (microwave fridge and kettle - with cutlery)
it's clean the bed is comfy
the place was really clean
the bedroom is very clean and beautifully decorated
room is very simple but clean and heated
very nice stay for one night in a cozy and clean room
the host is very friendly and helpful
guro was very kind and provided us with everything we needed
very helpful and open-minded host
guro’s place was good and guro was a great host
i didn't met guro but she was quiet helpful with her fast answers
the location was excellent
safe parking close by
easy to get to from the airport by public bus and walking distance to town
excellent location and value for money
easy to reach with bus 40 from the airport
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14. Apartment with private bathroom, kitchen

This cozy apartment is near the Arctic Cathedral and cable car. The apartment is within walking distance to a grocery store, pizza restaurant, Arctic Cathedral, and hiking trails. The city center is only five minutes away by bus. The rental includes two single beds, equipped kitchen, and bathroom. It also has wireless internet, towel/linen essentials, hangers, shampoo, and heating. The apartment is in a quiet neighborhood.

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Tromsø, Troms, Norway
756 meters (0.5 ft) from Arctic Cathedral
18 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire residential home 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was missing some basic things like good kitchen tools cooking oil curtains coffee/tea/pepper etc
clean cosy apartment friendly helpful hosts quiet neighborhood - highly recommended
jorgen is a welcoming host
jorgen was an amazing host
great place and friendly hosts
jørgen was really helpful with recommondations
great location and really nice stay
really easy to walk or take the bus anywhere and shops close by
the location is very practical and in a nice typical neighbourhood
a cozy house with enough equipments and good location
jørgen’s place was located quite good in between the arctic cathedral and the lift up to the mountain top
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Tromso views

When you move away from the street lights of Tromso, you will be able to clearly view one of the most beautiful sights in the world, the Aurora Borealis. The Northern Lights dance and weave their way on Tromso’s night sky. That’s not the only view Tromso has. There you’ll find the Arctic Cathedral, Tromsdalstind, the historic center, and much more. Take in Tromso’s views and stay in the city. Reserve your booking now!

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