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Olavsberget Camping

Type:Camping cabins

Nystrandvn. 64, 3944, Porsgrunn

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  • Olavsberget is a populær beach for the whole family.
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Olavsberget camping is idyllically located in the heart of the Eidangerfjord in Porsgrunn. The campsite is centrally located, with a short way to the E18 and attractions in the area. The campsite offers year-round rentals in cabins and modern apartments, and keeps the camping season open as long as the weather allows.

There are bus connections 10 minutes walk from the campsite. If you are traveling by ferry from Langesund, Larvik or Sandefjord, Olavsberget is centrally located for an overnight stay.

Cottage and apartments adapted for the disabled 
​​​​​The campsite has a cabin and several modern apartments with a universal design adapted for the disabled. Possible to use a wheelchair in all rooms. At the sanitary facility there is a handicap room, with good wheelchair access. The room has plenty of space with a shower and toilet in the same room.

Cabins with own parking
There are 5 cabins in size 20m2, with two bedrooms, sleeps 3-5 people, dining table with chairs, small kitchenette with kitchen utensils and hob and a small patio.
Price NOK 690, - pr. day and night.

4 cabins are 35m2 with two bedrooms, sleeps 3-5 people, living room with sofa, table and TV, kitchen with kitchen utensils, oven, hob, kettle and coffee maker, kitchen table with chairs, large porch with furniture.
Price NOK 1130, - pr. day and night.

Free wifi is included for all camping guests.
Possible to rent bed linen at the campsite, or bring your own.
Price is NOK 120, - for a set (towel, bed linen and sheets).

Bathing opportunities 
The campsite has nice bathing opportunities with a shallow beach and nice grassy plains. From the campsite it is a footbridge to Kattøya, which also has many nice bathing places and which also is a nice walking area. 

Pets are not allowed in our units.

Own restaurant
A new multi-purpose building with a restaurant, ice bar and reception is planned, which according to the plan will be ready for the 2022 season. More information will come later.

Distance to famous attractions and activities
Olavsberget camping is a good place for a base holiday in Eastern and Southern Norway

Recommended attractions and driving time by car:

Foldvik family park - 30 minutes
Skien leisure park - 20 minutes
Bø Sommarland - 50 minutes
Telemark Canal - 20 minutes
Langesund and Brevik cozy coastal towns - 15-20 minutes
Porsgrunn city - 10 minutes
Porsgrund Porcelain Factory 10 minutes
Down Town Mall 10 minutes
DuVerden Maritime Museum + science center 10 minutes
Langesund waterpark - 20 minutes
Brekkeparken and Telemark Museum in Skien - 20 minutes
Kristiansand Zoo - 1h 45 minutes

Grocery store     
Menu Telemarksporten - 1.9 km (4 min by car / 20 min to walk)
Rema 1000 Vallermyrene - 4.1 km (6 min by car)



  • fishing

Camping and cottage

  • cabins
  • flush toilets
  • power socket

General facilities

  • playground


  • cabins

Kitchen and household

  • washing machine

Nature and terrain

  • bathing spot
  • sandy beach

Other services

  • convenience store

Room facilities

  • sea view
  • shower/hot water



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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      4.5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Elgisolnedgang
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Terrible host - Do not book this place!
      1 of 5 stars
      Friday, 9th August 2019
      The host obviously had a very bad day. We drove 1700km to arrive here, and she had messed up booking so we didnt get a cabin. The other staff said there was cabins available. She was very rude and I... Read full review
    • goingwalkabout
      Tonsberg, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Nice place right on the beach
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 10th July 2020
      We had a very pleasant stay here for 2 days with friends. They were careful about fire regulations and found a good solution for our two tents. Service was good and it was quiet during the night... Read full review
    • 253martef
      Trip Type:
      Recommend no one to travel here!
      1 of 5 stars
      Friday, 15th April 2022
      The world's worst camping stay! We had booked 3 nights in a small cabin. We read about the campsite online to find what suits us. When we arrived, the description was not at all in line with the... Read full review

    Guide Prices

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
    ApartmentOn Request
    Cabin Med toalettOn Request
    Cabin with bathroomOn Request
    Caravan/Camper van Med strøm.On Request
    Caravan/Camper van Uten strøm.On Request
    Tent siteOn Request

    *As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Map & Directions


    Tel: +47 91 37 74 70

    Opening Times

    Open New Year

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