Kviknes Hotel was built in the Swiss chalet style View from one of the rooms at Kviknes Hotel Amazing nature surrounding the hotel Kviknes Hotel by the Sognefjord is one of the most famous historic hotels in Norway

Kviknes Hotel

Visit the enjoyable family owned Kviknes Hotel. A modern hotel with soul and atmosphere.

In Balestrand, beautifully located beside the Sognefjord, lies Kviknes Hotel, one of the largest tourist hotels in Norway.

History about Kviknes Hotel

The Kvikne family, who own the hotel, took over in 1877, marking the start of fast-paced development, which continues to this day. The hotel was built in the Swiss chalet style; the original character of the place has been left unchanged despite several new buildings, rebuilding’s and extensions.

The rooms

Today Kviknes is a modern hotel with soul and atmosphere and is one of the largest tourist hotels in Norway. The hotel has 190 rooms: 25 rooms in the historic Swiss chalet-style building and 165 in the modern building from the 1960s (in the Late Modern style).

The hotel has a long list of prominent guests and has amassed a collection of works of art and treasures that adorn the hotel and contribute to its unique style.

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6898 Balestrand
Fjord Norway
+47 57 69 42 00

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  • Lattitude: 61.208740
  • Longitude: 6.537130


Generel Facilities
  • Wireless internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Breakfast included
  • 24 hours reception
  • Outdoor service
Type of Accomodation
  • Historic Hotel
  • Flåm Train Tour, Jostedal Glacier Nat. Park,hiking,biking,canoeing
Room facilities
  • No smooking room
  • Wireless internet
Conference facilities
  • Meeting rooms
Credit cards
  • American Express
  • Master card
  • Visa
Distance to
  • Bale Strand nearby
    Sognefjord nearby