The 12 Best Airbnbs In Norway

November 30, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Norway, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Norway and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Laidback Factory Apartment In Grüner Village, Oslo

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $160 per night, airbnb.com

This extra spacious Oslovian abode in Grüner Village is the perfect setting for a writer on a solo trip to Norway or a young couple visiting Oslo for the first time. The modern/industrial design features and the carefully curated artwork on the walls are a welcoming sight that will provide you with the authentic modern Scandinavian experience

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Enjoy your morning coffee on one of two great rooftop terraces before moving out into public life. The kitchen invites you to turn cooking into a social happening so the meals in this stylish apartment become a party.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron

Guest Reviews

“A beautiful concept with plenty of comfortable amenities and touches that make the place feel homely”- Umary
“A fresh and vibrant home to spend time in Oslo. Spacious yet intimate, host was amazing”- Kristoff
“Erik’s place is in a newly renovated complex with a fresh look. The building is very well organized and has plenty of outdoor spaces and terraces when the weather is warm.” – Diego
“Cool, clean apartment in perfect location. The host was nice and easy to communicate with. Recommend!” – Anette
“Erik’s apartment was very complete and perfect for a long weekend in Oslo! We are very happy with the location, noise level and temperature (it was hot summer days). We have felt at home! ” – Lisa

#2 Stroll along Akerselva River from a Unique Apartment, Oslo

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $230 per night, airbnb.com

If you’re looking for a place that is as close to the buzz of Oslo’s nightlife as to the hiking trails near the Akerselva river, then look no further. It’s the perfect stay for a group of four friends backpacking through Europe who decide to make a stop at Norway’s capital. This place has a fully equipped kitchen with modern appliances, smart TVs and high-speed Wi-Fi interne.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Kick back on the cozy balcony surrounded by plants at this fascinating apartment. Contemporary architectural shapes sit alongside original features including exposed brickwork, ceiling roses, and decorative coving. Clean, nice place in a great location. Easy access to public transportation and the central downtown area.”

Amenities

Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Indoor fireplace

Guest Reviews

“Clean, nice place in a great location. Easy access to public transportation and the central downtown area.” – Jonathan
“Beautiful place. Feels just like home! Spotless and comfortable. Highly recommend! ” – Kai
“Very stylish apartment in a trendy area with lots of small shops. Friendly communication, check-in was uncomplicated, apartment offers everything you need. We were completely satisfied! ” – Nicole
“Great apartment. Location is sensational. The place is cute and cozy.” – Gabriel
“Kristina’s appartement is in a great neighborhood. The decoration is wonderful and the place is reall cosy. We’ve had a great time in Oslo!” – Vincent

#3 Stylish Designer Home – Quiet and Cosy, Oslo

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $300 per night, airbnb.com

This combination of different textures come together in this eclectic and spacious apartment. Rustic brick walls connect with perfectly smooth gray or white surfaces, and floor to ceiling rough wooden panels, giving this unique property a warmth that contrasts with the cold Norwegian winters. With heaters in every space, a full kitchen, a modern indoor fireplace, and Wi-Fi, this apartment is a great choice for a big group of friends on an adventure trip to Oslo.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Our spacious 150m2 apartment is located in the heart of Oslo, right next to the Royal Palace. You’re in walking distance of Oslo’s most popular sights and trendy areas. Plenty of cafés, restaurants and bars nearby + Norway’s best shopping street just around the corner. Get more than just a private bedroom: Enjoy our stylish apartment by chilling out in the TV lounge, the living room or in the kitchen.”

Amenities

Wifi | Indoor fireplace | Dryer | Iron | Cable TV | Dedicated workspace | Essentials | TV | Washer | Heating | Hot water | Sound system

Guest Reviews

“Anne and Jonas were wonderful host. We had an incredible time staying at their home which was clean and beautifully designed. The location is also great ” – Tiffany
“Lovely hosts and a most beautiful place. A quiet central place and the hosts take time to guide guests ahead of an Oslo visit.” – Bee
“Excellent location and beautiful apartment, perfect for winter or summer stay” – Gary
“What an amazing short stay we had. We were greeted by the hosts upon arrival and they were very helpful. The home is extremely comfortable and very well decorated – something to see in every room!” – Joseph
“Great place, amazing location, hosts are lovely and helpful, every detail is well thought through. Best! I reccommend this place vividly.” – Kristina

#4 Explore Hiking Trails Near A Penthouse With Postcard Views, Bergenhus

8 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $220 per night, airbnb.com

Breathe in the famous Norwegian fresh air when you stay at this bright and stylish penthouse for 8 guests. It’s the perfect base for guests wanting to explore popular hiking and running areas of Stoltzekleiven, Fjellveien, and Fløyen. When you are not outside exploring Norway’s wilderness, come inside to well-stocked bathrooms and kitchen, snug and warm beds and soothing interiors.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Feel close to nature and city center in rooms with rustic textured walls — and admire mountains and a seascape from high windows . Furnishings are chic simple and elegant, creating an atmosphere of calm, while the sunny kitchen is modern and compact.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron

Guest Reviews

“Marianne’s apartment is amazing! We had a group of 7 people and it was just perfect for us! The place is very modern and spacious.” – Hrishi
“Everything has been written already: comfortable, clean, convenient, great communication, comfy beds and a fantastic view.” – Lucy
“Awesome space, super cute and clean, beautiful views from the living room and kitchen and bedrooms. It was lovely! Would definitely stay again!” – Nathalie
“Wonderful apartment in a great area. Very walkable area including to the tourist area and hike up the hill. Apartment clean, great views, and nice kitchen for preparing food.” – Lisa
“Beautiful apartment, lovely welcoming touches from hosts, sparkling clean and comfortable.” – Laura

#5 The WonderINN Mirrored Glass Cabin, Rælingen

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $320 per night, airbnb.com

Celebrate your wedding anniversary here in style, and serenity. A cabin with exquisite Norwegian architecture and landscape design offers a sense of romanticism and comfort just for two, complete with a luxurious hot tub and fireplace. Tucked away in the quiet nature reserve of Nordre Øyeren, you’ll not only experience affection for each other but the unique ecosystem around you.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Immerse yourself in the wilderness, still within reach of civilization! WonderINN is literally a hidden gem; the unique design of the mirrored glass blends into the landscape so you can retreat to comfort and luxury as you watch the world pass by. Be sure to stand still and enjoy the view over the delta. You can regularly spot kingfishers, ospreys, elg and even eagles!”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Private hot tub | Full kitchen | Wifi | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Heating | Air conditioning

Guest Reviews

“I offered a stay here to my boyfriend for his birthday. He loved his night! He was alone and could enjoy the jacuzzi, the barbecue, he could admire the splendid sunrise from his bed and the panorama.” -Charlotte
“This place is incredible. I cried when I saw it, no lie. Jeremy and Erle were incredibly accommodating and I’m already planning my trip back!” – Kylie
“This magical place makes me wish I lived in Norway so I could come back sooner. While it is a little bit of a trek (especially if you have a lot of things to carry and it is snowy/icy) it is totally worth it and the trail is well marked. You won’t want to leave once you get there though.” – Amanda
“This place is AMAZING! Wood fired hot tub with a killer view. Looks even better than the pictures.” – Andrew
“Don’t miss out on this amazing home! Such a unique experience with thoughtful touches.” – Nicole

#6 Studio In Magnificent Nature In Telemark

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 0 Bathrooms

Book Now: $80 per night, airbnb.com

Situated in a natural, sunny and uncharted area on Hovinheia, a studio apartment offers just the right balance of seclusion, the environment and modern comforts. A kitchen counter, coffee maker and all the cutlery, double bed with bed linen and towels, and a fireplace ensures you are comfortable, but the sensation of being surrounded by the forest with a big stream nearby gives you the raw experience of being one with nature.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“The studio is located in the forest in a natural, sunny and uncharted cottage area on Hovinheia, about 10 km from Austbygde in Tinn municipality. The area has magnificent scenery, good recreational areas, coveted bike paths and idyllic waters. There is a short distance to the ski slopes, resorts and swimming area. The ski resort Gaustablikk and Gaustatoppen are about an hour’s drive.”

Amenities

Wifi | Essentials | Indoor fireplace | Heating | Free street parking | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Dishes and silverware | Coffee maker | Private entrance | Host greets you | Hangers

Guest Reviews

“Out of this world space, unlike any other we’ve stayed in. The space is rustic, modern, and artistic all melded into one. The views are breathtaking and one of a kind.” – Danielle
“Ida’s place was fantastic, and her partner Christian was really welcoming during check-in. The place was very secluded and perfect for the feeling of getting away into the woods. They have a record player in the cabin which was the cherry on the cake.” – Thomas
“We had a great stay at Ida’s cozy place. Communications were easy and quick, the place is easy to find, quite private and equipped with everything you need. The river next to the cabin is particularly nice, and a lovely place to have a coffee in the morning.” – Amelie
“ The cabin is absolutely adorable, and has everything you need. And the windows are great – you get amazing light during the day, and can enjoy the starry sky right from the bed at night :)” – Heidi
“Cutest cabin in the superb location. Cabin is perfect for 2 people and you will find there EVERYTHING you need for a comfy stay. Hosts are also very nice and helpful ” – Simona
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#7 Aure, Micro-House On The Banks Of Tessungåe

3 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $130 per night, airbnb.com

The perfect size for a couple, this smart micro-house was built for you to benefit from the qualities of staying in a tent. You will feel the connection to nature, rising with the sun, sounds of the flora and fauna around and deep relaxation — while also the experiencing the luxuries of a cosy cabin with eco-friendly principles, a wood burning stove and outdoor composting toilet.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Come and experience nature in this magical lodging, tucked away in the heart of the Norwegian forest. Disconnect from technology and immerse yourself in the sounds, sights and smells of the river setting, while still enjoying all the comforts of a modern cabin. The modular sleeping mats combine to make one large or three small beds, according to your needs. Enjoy the atmosphere of a campfire with the wood burning stove, and while away the hours soaking in the warm glow of a roaring fire.”

Amenities

Essentials | Heating | Indoor fireplace | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Dishes and silverware | Stove | Cooking basics | Refrigerator | Barbecue utensils | Private entrance | Long term stays allowed

Guest Reviews

“We spent 2 nights in the micro-house with our 5 years old daughter. She just enjoyed the tent feeling inside the bright and open micro-house. No electricity or running water made it a very different and experience to us.” – Conny
“We stayed in the micro-house for a week and it was brilliant – the perfect place to explore this part of Norway. The hosts have created something really magical in this valley. The micro house is perfect for two people!” – Harriet
“Lovely place, I was there almost alone and had my best bath ever:)” – Steffen
“Great off-grid stay and best bath we’ve ever had! Put your phone away, chop wood, build fires, bathe next to the river and cook a good feed :)” – Mark
“Super place to disconnect and Enjoy nature! Morning coffee on the balcony was just great 🌞 and falling asleep by sound of the river is so idyllic 😍 great place!” – Greta

#8 Charming Norwegian Cottage In Drangedal

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 0 Bathrooms

Book Now: $100 per night, airbnb.com

Perched right on the waterfront of Tokevanne Lake, a family of 6 will get to enjoy private beach, pier and boat with motor, and a large terrace with loads of sunshine. This 3 bedroom hideaway is perfect base if you like fishing as there are plenty trout, roe, whitefish and perch in the river. A big outdoors bath tub allows for hot baths under the stars at night.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“You can rent this charming and traditional Norwegian wooden cabin right on the waterfront of Tokevannet lake in Telemark this summer. It has its own private beach, pier and boat with motor. A large terrace provides for peaceful mornings and late evenings with a lot of sunshine, close to nature in all its tranquility.”

Amenities

Laptop-friendly workspace | Wifi | Heating | Ethernet connection | TV | Indoor fireplace | Room-darkening shades | High chair | Hot tub | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Oven

Guest Reviews

“It’s wonderfully located just by a lake. We have not felt bored even for a second: Tanning, swimming, been out with the boat, barbequing, looking at sunsets and shooting stars.” – Ida
“This is the classical Norwegian “hytte-experience” with some added luxury. Plenty lake water for the washing up and hot-tub, starting up fire for the wooden-stove hot-tub. It is part of the charm.” – Valdi
“A basic but lovely lake-side summer cabin. It has a large, closed balcony, which was very helpful for us with a one year old toddler and a dog, and a comfortable wood fired hot tub.” – Bjørn
“A place of piece and ambience. e boat and hot tub were a massive plus and washing in the Lake added to the experience….” – Andreas
“Between the jacuzzi, gorgeous lake and boat trip there was not a single minute we were bored. And this without really leaving the property” – Isaabelle

#9 Å Auge – River Eye – Treehouse In Tinn

9 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $210 per night, airbnb.com

Towering six meters above the Tessungåe river, this cleverly designed space provides an extremely unique and authentic way of Norwegian design, comfort and aesthetics. Ttake in unparalleled views of the river and forest beyond. Sleeping alcoves, complete with premium double mattresses offer undisturbed sleep, kitchen with a powerful gas stove to cook, and the covered terrace promises enchanting experiences of the views.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Experience being in the trees, falling asleep under the stars and waking up to the sound of birdsong in this spectacular treehouse. If you are looking for an intimate, simple and restful retreat, look no further. You will feel truly immersed in nature from your unique vantage point. “

Amenities

Essentials | Indoor fireplace | Heating | Fireplace guards | Hot tub | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Barbecue utensils | Coffee maker | Stove | Cooking basics | Dishes and silverware

Guest Reviews

“If you like cabins and the woods then we highly recommend this place! There were plenty of cooking supplies, candles, and firewood made available to us.” – Don
“Trip of a lifetime for this American family! We loved it here, pretty easy to find due to the YouTube video sent prior to our arrival! Space was unique and great for a authentic treehouse experience.” – Shannon
“The true Norwegian backwoods glamping experience. Issacs place is everything the pictures show – clean, ideal location by the rushing river, cozy sleeping spaces, the works. Everything you need to truly unravel and unwind for a while.” – Phoebe
“We stayed at the treehouse for 2 days, and we were 4 adults, and 5 older kids. We easily could fit, the weather was good for 1 of the 2 days, and there were some good places to swim about 5 min walk from the treehouse.” – Julie
“Å Auge is a magical place. We spent two nights and just did not want to leave. The treehouse is both beautiful and practical, beds really comfortable, everything clean and delicate. ” – Line

#10 Cozy Mountain Cabin At Lifjell

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $60 per night, airbnb.com

Enjoy a magnificent view over the Norsjø in this idylic mountain cabin, a suitable spot for 6 travelers to hike in spring and summer at the beautiful hiking areas on Lifjell or experience the slalom ski and cross contry skiing in the winter. With electicity and well water, duvets and pillows , kitchen and coffee maker, this is an ideal place from which to explore Norway’s rich nature.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to our little idyll at Lifjell. Here you stay all for yourself, and you lock yourself in, but your host is always available on chat / phone. From the kitchen window you can enjoy a magnificent view over the Norsjø. The cottage has 3 bedrooms with a total of 6 beds.”

Amenities

Heating | Indoor fireplace | Room-darkening shades | Free parking on premises | Coffee maker | Dishes and silverware | Baking sheet | Kitchen | Stove | Cooking basics | Oven | Refrigerator

Guest Reviews

“Great location, host extremely helpful. If you love the outdoors this is a spot for you, fantastic views!” – Karl
“Sigurd’s cabin is such a nice escape! It is so peaceful and comfortable, and the views from the little patio area were such an amazing way to start the day!” – Jonathan
“Beautiful view, great fire place and well equipped kitchen. We got drinking water from the ski station as described, because the well water tasted a little bit strange. But no problem.” – Ben
“Fantastic hut in the mountains! Everything you need to escape from everyday life. We got used to the toilet and the funny outdoor shower quite fast.” – Simon
“We had a really great stay at Sigurd’s peaceful cabin. The surroundings are beautiful, the view is amazing and the cabin is really nice. Highly recommendable!” – Andreas

#11 Amazing View Of Fjord & Mountains Glamping Birdbox In Fauske

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $210 per night, airbnb.com

A Norwegian countryside experience awaits you in this contemporary Birdbox cabin, with epic views of the mountain range of Blegja and the Førdefjord. Located at Fauske, a bed is available for 2, there is also a minimalist bathroom set up at the barn next door plus a grocery store a short walking distance away. It’s the kind of space to disconnect from reality and just immerse in the peaceful sounds of nature.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Relax, rejuvenate and unplug in this unique contemporary Birdbox. Feel close to nature in ultimate comfort. Enjoy the view of the epic mountain range of Blegja and the Førdefjord. Feel the true Norwegian countryside calmness of birds chirping, rivers flowing and trees in the wind.”

Amenities

Heating | Essentials | Free parking on premises | Private entrance | Long term stays allowed | Smoke alarm | Fire extinguisher | First aid kit | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | |

Guest Reviews

“Itwas beautiful and really an interesting space. We had all we needed and loved watching the sun come up over the fjords. It was nice and warm, and the rain made it cozy.” – Alyssa
“Amazing view and overall outdoor experience. Loved the cows nearby and the comfortable bed. Highly recommend this to other visitors.” – Erin
“The view from this place is unbelievable! The bed is super comfortable and the room is very stylish. It is a great place to go glamping!” – Eileen
“The Bird Box is an unforgettable, one of a kind experience. The view at dusk and dawn is worth every inch of the muddy hike up. So glad we did this.” – Andrew
“If you’re thinking about staying here go ahead and book it. This place is beautiful, had all the amenities and I won’t forget the views.” – Brad

#12 Hobbithus – Mini-House On Fjone

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $100 per night, airbnb.com

A Hobbiton experience is available to travelers who can’t go all the way to New Zealand. It’s a home that comes with 1 bedroom, fully equipped kitchen and bathroom, fireplace plus outdoor seating area. This cool and truly unique cabin is 10 minutes walking distance to a sandy beach, and a convenient place to stay in you want to visit the local brewery in Fjone.

Here’s the property description from Airbnb:

“Have you dreamed of staying in a Hobbit House, but with luxury? The cabin is fully equipped, coffee machine is ready to use, beds are made up, and towels are provided. This summer you can enjoy yourself on sandy beaches or boulders by the lake Nisser, marked mountain hikes, climbing, museum, Norway’s smallest cable ferry and much more.”

Amenities

Wifi | Hot water | Essentials | Heating | Free parking on premises | Single level home | Kitchen | Coffee maker | Cooking basics | Dishes and silverware | Refrigerator | Private entrance

Guest Reviews

“We had fantastic stay. It was a cozy cabin with all essentials.” – Jaran Raymond
“Lovely and charming cabin. Kind and helpful hosts who were easy to communicate with. Clean, nicely decorated and all necessary amenities.” – Ann-Karin
“Fantastic place in a great location! Natalie is an outstanding host. Everything was as described or much better.” – Gyorgy
“Very cozy little cottage in the woods! Nice hiking opportunities in the area. Nice host, who answered quickly if we had any questions. ” – Amalie
“We had great days in this cute little cabin in Nissedal. The host, Nathalie, was very welcoming and helped us with everything we needed. Highly recommended! ” – Silje
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