Kunstnerhuset is located on Svinøy Island, within 15 minutes' walk of central Svolvær. It provides budget accommodation with free Wi-Fi and a fully equipped communal kitchen. The simple yet comfortable guest rooms include a work desk. All have shared bathrooms. Kunstnerhuset i Lofoten has several art studios that are frequently used by residing artists. The large common room is an ideal place to relax and chat with other guests. Laundry, ironing and ski storage facilities and a small library are also available. Nearby leisure options include fishing, skiing and hiking, and the hotel staff can provide tourist information, help organise activities and recommend sights to visit. Shops, bars and restaurants are found nearby.