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The Golden House Gallery

Kaien, Balestrand 6899, Norway
+47 915 62 842
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Art Gallery with a difference

Not only an art gallery with 2 very different styles of artist but also a small interesting museum... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2016
Ferndown, United Kingdom
A golden visit to Balestrand's Golden House

We enjoyed an evening at The Golden House. A magical place which is a small restaurant, artist... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
Ilkley, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Art gallery, gift shop and exhibition of antiques/old items from Balestrand. Centre of Balestrand. Balestrand artist duo welcomes you to a unique experience of light and colour. “Golden memories installation”. “Thought strokes” art film of watercolours, nature and life. The new crystal dome gives you a unique mountain/fjord view. Also opportunities to try watercolour painting. “Gallery shop” – art cards/products based on Norwegian life and nature. Open every day: 10.00 - 21.00 www.detgylnehus.no
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10 Oct 2016
“Art Gallery with a difference”
11 Aug 2016
“A golden visit to Balestrand's Golden House”
Kaien, Balestrand 6899, Norway
+47 915 62 842
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Not only an art gallery with 2 very different styles of artist but also a small interesting museum housed on the upper floors.

Thank shelleylbaxter
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed an evening at The Golden House. A magical place which is a small restaurant, artist gallery and a collection of objects, wonderously arranged around this beautiful house. We ate lovingly prepared and presented fish soup, reindeer stew and 'the best cake in the...More

Thank MrMrsPSJ
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We loved the work of the local artist here who had amazing cards and pictures for sale - especially the wood carving on Urdes stave church.

2  Thank John S
Reviewed 28 July 2015

This is an original. Restaurant and art gallery in one. Food was true home style cooking - very hearty and warming. Good portion sizes, friendly staff. Would recommend to everyone. Loved their house it was so interesting-visit!

2  Thank Caileannbeag
Reviewed 25 July 2015

We called in to the Golden House Gallery for lunch, since it is both an art gallery and a restaurant. The place is run by a couple. He is originally English, she is Norwegian. I believe that both are artists. Lunch was standard café fare,...More

2  Thank Linda P
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Good art in a couple of distinct styles, well hung in a nice building. Owners also run the Pilgrim Restaurant next door.

1  Thank Philip G
Reviewed 6 February 2015

This was the best restaurant we enjoyed in Norway. The husband is the cook, and the wife is the server. Both are well known artists. The wife directs the local choir and sang Norwegian folk songs while we dined. The food was excellent. Taking a...More

4  Thank SeekerofSun
Reviewed 12 May 2013

What a fab find this was for 5 female travellers from the UK. Fresh, simple, locally sourced food. Cooked well and tasting delicious. Would recommend the freshly caught fish. Served by the proprietor with a dodgy Norwegian accent........ We were fortunate to find that the...More

2  Thank Ljgreenfield
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