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Austbø Hotel


Rjukanvegen 195, 3864, Rauland

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view from Austbø Hotel in winter
  • view from Austbø Hotel in winter
  • Austbø Hotell
  • the terrace behind the hotel
  • 2 bed rooms with shared bathroom at Austbø Hotell
  • TV room at Austbø Hotel
  • TV room at Austbø Hotel
  • the reception at Austbø Hotell
  • living room with table and chairs and TV at Austbø Hotell
  • lounge with fireplace at the Austbø Hotel
  • set table at restaurant at Austbø Hotel
  • food at Austbø Hotel
  • set table in the restaurant at Austbø Hotel
  • buffet at Austbø Hotell
  • bar at Austbø Hotell
  • people enjoying themselves on fagersand beach
  • man with 2 children paddling in a canoe
  • 2 girls on a SUP


Austbø Hotell is a family hotel with a personal and relaxing atmosphere, good food and great nature right outside the door near the Hardanger mountain plateau. Here you can enjoy a relaxing weekend or holiday - at nice prices.

The rooms
The hotel has a total of 27 rooms, divided into twin rooms, triple rooms and quadruple rooms. Most rooms have a private bathroom while some rooms have shared bathrooms and toilets on the same floor. All rooms include breakfast. You also have the opportunity to buy an affordable packed lunch and dinner at the hotel.

Common room with panoramic views and free internet
There is free internet throughout the hotel, several inviting lounges, a terrace with nice outdoor areas and its own large playroom for the children. Free parking right outside the hotel with charging for electric cars.

Summer at Austbø with hiking, swimming, fishing and kayaking
Austbø Hotell is located in the middle of the beautiful Rauland nature with plenty of walks in the mountains and plains. Just below the hotel you will find lake Tansvatn and lake Lognvikvatn, with a strait in between that you can paddle through. Here there are also good bathing places with a nice temperature. An excellent destination for the family is, for example, Fagersand, a recently developed sandy beach a short walk from Austbø. Canoes and SUP boards can also be rented at the hotel. If you are interested in fishing, there are many opportunities in the small lakes, contact the reception and the staff will be happy to help you with a fishing license.

Winter at Austbø in Rauland with cross-country skiing, alpine skiing, husky rides and snowmobiling
Austbø hotel is located in Rauland which is known as a snow-sure winter destination. In winter, you can strap on your cross-country skis and go out on a trail network with 150km of cross-country trails. Alpine resorts nearby have trails for beginners, children's areas, advanced slopes, fine off piste areas and randonée. Here you will also find ski school, play area, restaurants, ski rental etc. You can rent a snowmobile with a day pass or join a guided snowmobile safari in the high mountains of Rauland. If you want an unforgettable winter experience, you can take a trip with Telemark Husky and their dog team.

Ski bus
As a guest you can take the ski bus for free and it takes you to the ski resorts Tiur, Holtardalen and Raulandsfjell.

Sights and attractions near Austbø Hotell
There are many opportunities for varied and exciting experiences within a short driving distance from the hotel. Hardangervidda National Park Center, NIA Norwegian Industrial Workers' Museum Vemork with Tungtvannskjelleren, Krossobanen, Gaustabanen, Vest-Telemark Museum with Eidsborg Stave Church, Vinjesenteret and Norsk Skieventyr are some of the possibilities you can explore when you stay at Austbø Hotell. 



  • conference
  • recreational facility
  • sport


  • nice
  • nostalgic
  • relaxed
  • Romantic

Food and drinks

  • à la carte
  • beer
  • Breakfast
  • buffet
  • Christmas buffet
  • christmas specialities
  • Dinner
  • hamburgers
  • International
  • reservations are not required
  • takeaway
  • traditional home fare

General facilities

  • banqueting rooms
  • bar
  • breakfast included
  • buffet
  • buffet breakfast
  • cable TV
  • Conference facilities
  • free parking
  • Free wifi
  • full board
  • open fireplace
  • Restaurant/Cafe
  • sauna
  • WiFi

Intended audience

  • Adults
  • Bus and group events
  • Couple
  • Family
  • Family with children
  • Seniors
  • Youth

Licensed premises

  • Fully licensed

Nature and terrain

  • cross-country skiing area
  • mountain
  • view

Other accommodation

  • Meals breakfast - family
  • Meals breakfast - groups
  • Meals dinner - family
  • Meals dinner - groups
  • room included breakfast

Price level

  • budget
  • mid range

Room facilities

  • bed linen
  • ensuite baths
  • towel
  • TV in room


  • All-year

Ski hire

  • alpine equipment
  • ski equipment

Sports activities

  • alpine skiing
  • cross-country skiing
  • hiking / Nordic Walking

Types of events

  • Corporate meetings
  • One-day events

Winter sports

  • alpine
  • ski
  • snowboarding



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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      4 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      3.5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • 973gunnarm
      Oslo, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Panoramic skating combined with low cost accommodation close to many outdoor attractions
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 22nd July 2018
      We needed a place to stay for one night just driving trough. This place offer basic accommodation at a reasonable cost. Breakfast was included. It is also possible to get a drinks at the reception... Read full review
    • PentaCo
      Trip Type:
      Great value and nice location
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 15th February 2019
      The relax-area is nice and the room had comfy beds/linen with a beautifuk view. Considering the great location close to the ski-resorts, I would say Camp vierlie is good bang for the buck. If they... Read full review
    • Jeosihag
      Oslo, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Very beautiful scenery and good service, too!
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 28th September 2019
      We had gotten a flat tire at midnight and needed a place to sleep, and they were still welcoming! We were so grateful for them and it wasn't too bad of a cost (1,320 NOK for a 4-person room). The... Read full review

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    Tel: 988 90 333

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