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Panorama picture from Kvam Municipality in Norway


Sandven Hotel is situated in the centre of Norheimsund, right at the shoreline, a mere hours' drive from Bergen. Sandven Hotel built in 1857. Sandven Hotel stand today with original swiss / dragon style from 1896. The Swiss combaine with the Norwegian style dates back to northern mythology. The dining room at Sandven Hotel haven´t been changed for 102 years. The hotel and it's adjoining pictoresque buildings make for a historical milieu. The hotel is very old, decorated with norwegian and continental antiques. And one more thing; we have soul!

Even if we are older than most, we are not retired! Quite the contrary.. Throughout the 90's Sandven Hotel has been carefully restaured, and risen as the Bird Phoenix, and achieved almnost cult status in some circles. The main building is designed in swiss dragon style, and one of the last opportunities too see this unique architectual style in Hardanger today.

35 recently restaured rooms, including 5 babysuites with a private sauna.
fine dinery lead by our eminent chef Christel, who never skimps on eggs, cream, or norwegian butter. Our speciality is fish.
an exclusive and impressive dining room dating back to 1898 , decorated in a national-romantic style.
outdoors restaurants.
park and recreational areas. A peaceful place on the earth!