Ballstad is sentered in the "middle" of Lofoten. A short walk, bike- or driving distance from the most famous beaches, places and mountains. Photo shows fantastic Uttakleiv beach.Kræmmervika - the cottage is located in the corner far right in the photo.
Rorbu Stubberudbua
Hosted by Jørgen
Jørgen is the host.
7 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
7 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
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On the beach, in the Heart of Lofoten: Authentic and charming fisherman´s cottage built 1850. "Rorbu" resting on wooden stilts in the sea of the vibrant fishing port of Ballstad; the biggest fishing village in Lofoten. The cottage is still used by real fishermen during the season, and is fully equipped. Local food available in restaurants nearby (off-season serving by request). Airport - 12 km. Biggest shopping centre in Lofoten - 10 km. Hospital - 8 km.
This is the genuine Lofoten life.

Indoor fireplace
Family/kid friendly

Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee $74 NZD
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 couch, 2 bunk beds

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in time is 3PM - 12AM (midnight)
Check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with lockbox


Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

1 night minimum stay

18 Reviews

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James User Profile
August 2017
My parents and I spent a wonderful week in this magical place. The accommodation was perfect for us three to explore this extraordinary place.

Marieke & James User Profile
August 2017
We had a great stay in thuis lovely traditional rorbu.

Michael User Profile
August 2017
Ballstad is a working Lofoten fishing village and this rorbu is located close to the action, on the sea-side of the town. The kitchen/lounge area is cosy and the beds are comfortable.

Eleanor User Profile
August 2017
We had a fabulous stay here at the Robru. It as peaceful, cozy and, overall, delightful!

Andre User Profile
August 2017
Excellent robuer experience in a cozy well-equipped place. Even from distance, Jørgen was helpful in our somewhat 'eventful' arrival (the rental car shop was closed).

Jane User Profile
July 2017
We had a wonderful (EMAIL HIDDEN)fortable and cosy cabin with great views overlooking the harbour. Nice restaurant down the walkway, beaut views from walking tracks behind the rorbu.

Morten User Profile
July 2017
We have had a wonderful stay in this rorbu. It is very authentic yet practical and we enjoyed following the harbour life from the window, fishing from the pier and cooking the catch of the day in the small kitchen. Communication with Jørgen has been efficient and helpful. The fje…

Skjeberg, NorwayJoined in May 2016
Jørgen User Profile
Good business lawyer, mediocre fisherman. Interested in music and philosophy of law.
Languages: Dansk, Deutsch, English, Français, Norsk, Svenska, Русский

About the home

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