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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 28 June 2015

The cottage was clean and looked fresh. The kitchen was well equipped. The view over fjord was amazing! Ships were passing by and a water seemed to touch the cottage - that was awesome! I felt as I were on a boat. We were there during a weekend, and there was a loud music in the restaurant next to the...

Thank mlukow
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Travelling through Norway off the main coastal route which brought us to the quaint town of Aurland. Visiting the Duehuset restaurant in Aurland we were hoping to find some authentic cooking which is proving quite hard to find in Norway. Quite disappointing food here, too. Sadly

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 June 2015

The front desk staff is very helpful and friendly. The views from the inn are beautiful - and having the restaurant nearby is very nice at the end of a long day (order the trout! totally worth it!). Aurland is much more peaceful - no tour busses, etc. great stay!

1Thank Sharon H
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Firstly the positives - location is amazing; right on the fjord, so most rooms have wonderful views. The breakfast was also very nice; something for everyone. Whilst the room itself was large, with a separate sitting area, it was fairly basic in most respects. The bathroom was essentially a small box; a curtain delineating the shower (a pet hate of...

1Thank LeoDaVinci
Shanghai, China
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I booked the room with breakfast 4 month ago, and when they know we are 3 adults and a kid, they change the cabin for me,and make me the confirmation quickly. I asked a lot of questions, and Astrid reply me with patient. although, I have not arrived there yet, but I think they must be warm and helpful. Wish...

Thank Delphina G
Plano, Texas
Reviewed 19 May 2015

We chose to split up the Norway in a Nutshell trip by spending the night in Aurland at Vangsgaarden Gjestgiveri. We chose a cabin on the water with a great fjord view. The cabin was clean and comfortable. You have to make your own beds and we found stuffing the duvets to be a bit difficult. The breakfast was good...

Thank CyclingGeo
Mumbai, India
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

We were 2 families with 6 of us and booked 2 cottages. The place has a great view of the fjord and having a kitchen helped with us needing vegetarian options and cooking what we need The hotel has great hospitality and the host was really helpful We highly recommend the place for stay when visiting flam

Thank Girish1975
Rhode-Saint-Genese, Belgium
Reviewed 21 September 2014

We found Vangsgaarden Gjestgiveri by chance, as no bookings were left in Flam, being on trip with Fjordtours.com ("Norway in a nutshell") A very nice family hotel, well furnished, with restaurant, where you will feel comfortable at home, in an outstanding and easy location. (on the edge of the fjord, only 1min. from the port, 5min. walking from a small...

3Thank PhilAnneO
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Very relaxed place and a perfect spot for exploring the surrounding area. The room was spacious and the furniture rather new - we particularly liked the fresh wooden smell. The guesthouse, which is family run, is surrounded by a cute garden, a nice bar/restaurant with a terrace overlooking the fjord (plan your meal for sunset time for a spectacular experience)...

Thank Austrian_Wanderers
Reviewed 11 September 2014

I stayed here for one night on my way to the Gudvangen-Kaupangen ferry. The hotel is nice, the village is lovely, with great views. The local pub/restaurant serves affordable and good food. The main problem with the room is that the beds are really not comfortable at all, and it is not possible to get a good night sleep.

Thank Joana D

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vangsgaarden Gjestgiveri is situated in Aurland, a small town idyllically placed in the innermost corner of the Sognefjord. Here at Vangsgaarden, the Ohnstad-Stigen family has welcomed guests for several generations and the hotel has preserved traditions that go all the way back to the 18th century. At our restaurant, Duehuset, you can taste some of the local food our town is known for. Vangsgaarden offers rooms, a restaurant and a variety of activities. Our hotel is located right in the middle of some of Norway's most powerful nature experiences like the Flam Railway, the Naeroyfjord and the Aurlandsdalen Valley. ROOMS In our hotel wing we have 18 rooms with beautiful views. In our garden by the fjord we have 6 cabins that are suitable for 4-5 persons. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vangsgaarden

Address: Nedstagata 1, 5745, Norway
Region: Norway > Western Norway > Sogn og Fjordane > Aurland Municipality
Price Range: ₹ 7,984 - ₹ 20,615 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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Vangsgaarden Western Fjords
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“We loved cottage #6”
  • Sunset seen from window
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 of 5 bubbles patluck, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Request a room with a fjord view.”
 of 5 bubbles jjudynor, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing towards the fjord”
 of 5 bubbles Landolt, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The cabins are for larger parties (4 or more people) but the views are unbeatable. Ask for cabin #6 for the best view.”
 of 5 bubbles wens2015, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles imtravellingsoiexist, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
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