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Sunny day at the beach

Overnight stay at the Airport Hotel. Nice sunny day so cycled down to the beach, very clean and... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Dave G
via mobile
Very sandy, impressive wartime concrete buildings to the south

Strolled to the beach from the airport while waiting for a flight. The beach is very long and very... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Chris Y
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St Albans, United Kingdom
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Solastranden is a 2,3 km long beach and lies near the airport. Parking by Strandhotell and south end of beach.
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Nordsjovegen, 4097, Norway
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+47 51 65 33 00
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Overnight stay at the Airport Hotel. Nice sunny day so cycled down to the beach, very clean and sandy. Good for kiteboarding though have to book days in advance! Not much in the way of amenities but highly recommended.

Thank Dave G
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Strolled to the beach from the airport while waiting for a flight. The beach is very long and very, very sandy! Visited on one of the hottest days of Summer and the whole length of beach was sparsely populated. Plenty of opportunity to be alone...More

Thank Chris Y
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

In general all beaches in Norway are super clean, this one did not make an exception. The water is almost always too cold to bathe, but surfing conditions are excellent.

Thank Tania2805
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This is such a beautiful stretch of beach. Great for a fresh winter walk or a relaxing day in the summer. If you’re in the area, it’s worth a visit.

Thank 1CheshireGirl
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This was apparently voted one of the worlds best beaches.Don’t think so nice but not as good as Blackpool sands Beach DEVON not the Lancashire one

1  Thank Steve L
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

There's no better place to be than on this lovely golden sand covered beach when the weather is hot. The beach stretches for several kilometres so there is plenty of space for everyone even on popular days. The water is shallow which makes it convenient...More

1  Thank Thor-André A
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A quiet weekend at the beach with family. Brought along our own barbecue and grilling sausages and hamburger. Missing places to buy additional treats.

Thank Kjell K
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The Sola beach is a beautiful place. Can be enjoyed in any weather but be sure to prepare for wind. Lots of activities possible, from kiting to beach activities. If you need a break the Sola Beach Hotel is a welcoming refuge.

Thank Odd Kristian P
Reviewed 5 June 2017

as a foreigner traveller who lives i florida, i relish beaches with waves, sand, salt and palm trees. it was a cold cloudy dreary day - but our tour on our ship brought us to this little side beach as a stop. there are cute...More

Thank paws0810
Reviewed 17 March 2017

When we stay at the Sola Strand hotel our room was facing the Beach and we walked the beach several times and took pictures of us at midnight because it still had some daylight the beach is on the North sea and the helicopters would...More

Thank Bruce W
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Amanda H
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Response from HermanStein |
You can take a bus from Stavanger center to the airport and walk 1km to the beach. The bus cost ca 50-60 NOK for an adult ticket. The easiest is to take a taxi from the harbor to the beach. Expect 5-600 NOK each way in a... More
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