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Helsingborg, Sweden
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Hello Again, This time we are backpacking around the Jotunheimen region of Norway. What a spectacular area. Our sixth day brings us to a planned overnight at Memurubu Lodge. We have stayed in five lodges along the way, making Memurubu the sixth. This lodge is unique in several ways. First, it is privately owned, and by the same family that...

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Rehovot, Israel
Reviewed 9 August 2016

It was very nice to end our trek on the Besseggen ridge at Memurubu cabin. Staff was friendly, room, baths and WC were clean, and the whole athmosphere was nice and cozy. The dinner was basic, tasty and filling. We appriciated the chef a lot for making great vegetarians meal for 2 of us! Another advantage is the Cafe- can...

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Partille
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This rather simple lodge is beautifully set by the Gjende glacier lake and the Jotunheimen mountains, remote from civilization and only accessible via a hike or a boat ride. The view from our window was fantastic. The basic furnishings are to be expected in a "turisthytte" but the price (3600 NOK for a four-person room, including dinner/breakfast) was unexpectedly steep...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This is the type of cottace who make you feel home, when you not home. Who make you to feel scecal, eaven you are swetty, werrrry tired and smell like A cow. You in the montains, and you the only one. Big Thanks to the host, and his mother. This is A place with traditions in the 21century.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 6 August 2015

This lodge is located at the end of the hike over the famous Besseggen Ridge, arguably the most popular hike in Norway, and can also be reached by boat. So it is a bit crowded and there is a sense they know they don't have to work hard - it lacks the charm and soul of some more isolated lodges....

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Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

I loved this place! After doing the 7 hour Besseggen hike from Gjendesheim to Memurubu (a great, less crowded way to do it) this was exactly what I needed. The location is beautiful, the girl at reception was super helpful, and we had a room in the newer building that had a bunk bed with a full bed on the...

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Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

If you want to go Bessegen it is recomnded to divide the trip into to. First take the boat from Gjendesheim to Memurubu, than overnight in the Turist guest house and go Bessegen on the other day. Me and my girlfirend did it this way and it was great. Beautifull views all around, helpfull staff and not very high prices.

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We stayed one night at Memurubu with 16 children from 6th class (10-11 year olds). The staff served the children well. The rooms are large, clean and give, together with great food, the best possible start for a long trip the next day. Recommended!

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 25 August 2013

The magnificence of the Bessegen hike stood in stark contrast with the extreme mediocrity of this poorly-run facility. When there are no other options, no other places competing for lodgings in this particular area, I guess there isn´t much incentive for these folks to improve upon anything...Kudos to the lovely young Swedish woman who was the one bright light in...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 20 August 2013

During our tripp throug Jotunheimen we happened at stay two nights there. We chosed to camp so I can not write anything about the rooms. But apart from that, I will say some other things. The personal is quite unfriendly and that in a country where I just happened to meet friendly people. We were not explained anything, where the...

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Address: NO - 2686, Jutenheimen National Park, Lom, Norway
Region: Norway > Eastern Norway > Oppland > Lom
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“we slept in 12-person dorm in the basemant. this is quiter than the lobby stage and the closest to the baths,WC and drying room”
 of 5 bubbles NogaBenSade, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The lake view is best.”
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 of 5 bubbles T4358LCdanielb, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Choose A rom with shower!”
 of 5 bubbles Norwegian38, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms near reception; avoid eating there.”
 of 5 bubbles Volkolas, 25 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Dorms are in the basement...”
 of 5 bubbles KDC1982, 12 Jul 2013 | Read review
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