Pros: wonderful location, great views, excellent and courteous staff
Cons: lack of air conditioning and absence of even a fan to help with the heat
This Lyngør waterfront accommodation offers rooms and cottages with balconies or terraces, fully equipped kitchen facilities and free WiFi. Motor boats are available for rent. Bokhotellet Lyngørporten’s rooms and cottages have a seating area and cable TV. All cottages have a washing machine, a garden and a private jetty. Sliperiet, Bokhotellet’s summer restaurant, serves buffets and à la carte dishes based on locally sourced ingredients. It has an extensive wine menu. Other facilities at Bokhotellet include a bar, a library and a children’s playground. In addition, Lyngørporten offers organised activities such as diving, cooking and wine courses. Bokhotellet Lyngørporten is about 985 feet from a sand beach.
Take in the views from the rooftop terrace when you stay at Kragerø Resort. Guests can indulge in mani/pedis, and Matbaren, one of 2 restaurants, serves Italian cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. Other highlights include 2 outdoor tennis courts, an indoor pool, and an outdoor pool.
Overlooking the Floster Fjord, Sjøverstø Holiday is within 20 minutes’ drive of Arendal and Tvedestrand. It offers cottages and rooms, a shared kitchen and an outdoor pool. Free Wi-Fi is available in most rooms. A fully equipped kitchen, cable TV and a fjord-view terrace are standard features in Holiday Sjøverstø’s cottages. All rooms have a private bathroom, and some include a flat-screen TV. Facilities include a garden, a playground and a private waterfront, with free boat rental possible. Washing machines and dryers are also available. Staff can help arrange fishing, diving, canoeing and other recreation. The WWII Kalvesund Fortress is 3.7 miles from Sjøverstø Holiday, while Kristiansand Airport is reached in 1 hour by car. On-site parking is free.
Adjacent to a golf course, Heimat Brokelandsheia is a great choice for a stay in Gjerstad. For a bite to eat, guests can check out Kafe, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer premium bedding and free WiFi.