Read about recommended Bath & Spa Hotels in the fjords. A stay at one of these hotels will do you well, both for your body and your mind.

The combination of the wild and beautiful nature, the numerous activities you can do in all four seasons, the stay at a luxurious hotel and the wellness feeling during and after a bath, massage or a body treatment is unique.


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Season and Safety

Many of the activities, attractions, roads and accommodations mentioned on this website are open only in summer and are closed in winter. Season and opening times will vary, it usually opens in the summer and closes in the autumn, depending on, among other things, the amount of snow and the risk of landslides and avalanches in the area.

Important information about roads in Western Norway: There are restrictions on the length of vehicles on many of the roads in Norway. Many roads in Western Norway are prone to landslides and avalanches, especially in rainy and snowy weather. There might also be a chance that some of the roads are closed in short periods, especially during winter, due to weather and danger of rock- and snow avalanches and other dangerous conditions. Some of the roads in Western Norway are closed during winter! Winter tires are required in winter. Read more about Tyre Requirements in Norway...

It is important to take precautions for weather and road conditions, both when you drive and when you are out in nature in Norway. It is recommended to use a guide on the tours described on this website. Read more about safety and your own responsibility...

Angvik Gamle Handelssted, Angvik

Angvik Spa
Angvik Spa.

Angvik Gamle Handelssted has roots back to the 1500s when sailing ships from Holland anchored in the bay to buy timber. The hotel has a high and unique standard, and is built on the emplacement of the old barrel factory. The hotel is located in Angvik at Gjemnes in Møre og Romsdal.

Badehuset Spa is a quiet zone for people who want relaxation from everyday life. The Spa consist of a storehouse from the 1700s and a modern new building with a great design. It has 2 departments; “Bath and Wellness” and “Skin and Body Care”.


Hotel Union, Geiranger

Union Spa at Hotel Union in Geiranger
Hotel Union in Geiranger.

Hotel Union is situated on a hill just above the centre of the tourist village of Geiranger, with a fantastic view to the fjords and the surrounding mountains. Hotel Union has 197 rooms in several categories, from well-equipped standard rooms to luxury suites. The hotel is located in Geiranger in Møre og Romsdal.

Union Bath & Spa: Hotel Union invite you to enjoy your spa experience among one of the most beautiful landscapes on earth. The view over Geiranger and the Geirangerfjord and the surrounding mountains, the rushing waterfalls, the fresh, clean air – all help to create a feeling of inner peace and calm, in which you can unwind and let your mind wander freely.


Hotel Alexandra, Loen

Hotel Alexandra in Loen. Foto: Unda Paula Lauberga - Hotel Alexandra
Hotel Alexandra in Loen. Photo: Unda Paula Lauberga

Hotel Alexandra is located between towering mountains and the long and deep fjords in Nordfjord. The hotel has been receiving guests for more than 125 years, and is still run by the same family as from the start at 1884. A stay at Hotel Alexandra can be combined with a visit to Loen Skylift and Via Ferrata Loen, and to experience the beautiful nature in the surrounding area. The hotel is located in Loen in Vestland.

The luxurious Bad and Spa offers facial treatments, body-wraps and massage and a wide range of other treatments. In 3700 square meters there is a large outdoor swimming pool and indoor waterslide. The pools are heated all year, and the outdoor pool has various massages. Indoor and outdoor jacuzzi, and indoor sun-area.  Several children`s pools inside and outside with water-slides and waterfall.


Scandic Nordfjord Hotel, Nordfjordeid

Fjord Spa - Scandic Hotel Nordfjord.
Scandic Hotel Nordfjord.

Scandic Nordfjord Hotel is a good starting point for walks in the Nordfjord area. From the hotelthe tourists are close to the Nordfjord, the Norwegian Glacier Museum in Fjærland,  Astruptunet in Jølster, the Folk Museum at Sandane, the Briksdalsbreen Glacier, Hoddevik and West Cape. The hotel is located at Nordfjordeid in Vestland.

At Badehuset, you will find a beautiful sauna area with Finnish Sauna, Turkish Bath, infrared saunas, ice shower and regular showers. Outside there is a Jacuzz with a temperature of 38 degrees. Inside, there is a therapy pool with 34 degrees heat. The Spa can give you delicious treatments in one of the four treatment rooms.


Solstrand Hotel & Bad, Osøyro

Solstrand Outdoor Pool
Solstrand Outdoor Pool.

Solstrand Hotel has been in the same family for four generations, preserving a tradition of unsurpassed hospitality, traditional cuisine and a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere. The hotel is located in Osøyro in Vestland, close to the Hardangerfjord.

Relax, reflect and take in the serenity of the fjord at Solstrand’s Spa. As a guest at Solstrand, you can enjoy the following wellness facilities free of charge: Swimming pool, outdoor pool, therapy pool with massage jets, Finnish sauna, steam bath, Sanarium, icy pool and fitness room. And of course the seaside with possibilities for a refreshing swim in the fjord.


Hotel Ullensvang Bath, Lofthus in Hardanger

Hotel Ullensvang Bath & Wellness. Photo: Jeanett Økland
Hotel Ullensvang.

Taste the flavours of Hardanger from Hotel Ullensvang. Take in the breathtaking views upwards towards the Hardangervidda mountain plateau and the Folgefonna glacier, and down to the beautiful Hardangerfjord. You can relax in the swimming pools and enjoy the delightful gardens with private beach. The hotel in Lofthus by the Hardangerfjord is the perfect base for excursions to Trolltunga (the Troll`s Tongue) and HM Queen Sonja’s Panoramic Hiking Trail.

Take a proper break at Ullensvang Fjordbath. Relax in the sauna with panorama views of the fjord and the surrounding mountains, followed by a refreshing dip in the outdoors pool. Ullensvang Bath offers families an area with a 88-meter long swimming channel stretching from the swimming pool indoors to an infinity pool outdoors. The family area also has a jacuzzi and a Japanese massage creek.


Sola Strand Hotel, Sola

Sola Strand Hotel - Nordsjøbadet Spa
Sola Strand Hotel.

Sola Strand Hotel is located by the sand dunes at Sola Beach, outside Stavanger on the west coast of Norway. They offer 135 bedrooms, modern conference facilities, a first-class restaurant, unique event facilities and Nordsjøbadet Spa.

Nordsjøbadet Spa at Sola Strand Hotel is located just a short drive from the bustling city of Stavanger. The Spa offers professional spa treatments and spa facilities, all inspired by our wonderful surroundings. There are eight treatment rooms, a pool with counter-current, three saunas, a cold plunge pool and luxurious relaxation areas.



Here you will find an overview of recommended HOTELS in addition to SPA & BATH HOTELS and OTHER ACCOMMODATION PLACES in Western Norway. The combination of beautiful nature, activities that you can do in all four seasons and a stay at a great accommodation is unique. A stay in one of these places will do you good, both for body and mind.

There are ten restaurants that have awarded Michelin stars and Michelin awards in Western Norway. Eight of the Michelin restaurants are in Stavanger and two in Bergen. Here you will find FJORDS MICHELIN, where you will also find a list of recommended hotels in Western Norway, recommended by Michelin.

VISIT NORWAY is the official travel guide for Norway. VISIT NORWAY'S FJORD GUIDE gives you a good overview of the most beautiful fjords in Norway. USEFUL LINKS is a list of websites with great information on Norway and the Fjords.

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