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Rognstranda Camping

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Rognsvn. 146, 3960, Stathelle

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beach at Rognstranda Camping
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  • the campsite with a view of the sea at Rognstranda Camping
  • beach at Rognstranda Camping
  • the campsite with a view of the sea at Rognstranda Camping
  • beach at Rognstranda Camping
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  • living room and kitchen in the apartment of Rognstranda camping
  • living room and kitchen in the apartment of Rognstranda camping
  • living room in the apartment of Rognstranda camping
  • kitchen in the apartment of Rognstranda camping

About

Rognstranda is located in southern Norway, in Bamble municipality, 2 km from the E-18 between Oslo and Kristiansand. The campsite is idyllically located by the sea in the innermost part of Rognsfjorden on the Telemark coast. The area has one of Norway's finest beaches and boulders.

Norway's Top campsite
The campsite was named Norway's Top Campsite 2018 by the Norwegian Motorhome and Caravan Club.

Distances
The coastal town of Langesund is 7 km away with, among other things, the Wrightegaarden concert stage and Skjærgården bathing park. Large shopping center at Stathelle (6 km). Distance to Porsgrunn is 23 km, Skien 32 km and Kragerø 35 km.

Rognstranda Camping has over 100 drop-in pitches
Caravan and tent sites are spread over a sheltered grassy plain in the upper part and an area with sea views near the beaches and rocks. The campsite has a capacity for 250 caravans and tents. Dogs are welcome at the campsite. The season lasts from May 1 to August 31.

Family apartments
2 high standard family apartments are available all year round. The apartments have a capacity of 4 and 6 people respectively. The apartments are allergy friendly and therefore it is not allowed with a dog here.

Service building
At the campsite, there are two service buildings, one on the lower part, and a new high-quality service building on the upper part with its own family room and children's department. Both service buildings have kitchens with dishwashing facilities. The service building on the lower part has a laundry room with washing machines and dryers. There is a motorhome emptying station at the reception.

Beach kiosk
By the beach is a beach kiosk that sells both groceries and kiosk goods. It is open during the school holidays.

Playground and activities
Rognstranda camping has one of the finest beaches in Norway and is every summer a regular feature on the list of bathing temperatures on the travel radio, NRK. You can swim from the beaches, lie on boulders sheltered from the wind or on the grassy plains that meander between the boulders. At the top of the campsite there is a ball binge and playground. There is a HC ramp on the beach.

Rogn is an area with varied walks on the Coastal Path in Bamble and cycling opportunities along the coast and inland. The popular destination Rognsåsen is right on the top of Rognstranda. Follow the blue-marked coastal path for a beautiful walk that gives you panoramic views down to the campsite and beyond the sea. By bike, you can roll away on lightly trafficked roads or bike paths. It is also possible to try your luck fishing in both the sea and freshwater fishing in one of the many lakes nearby.

Attractions nearby
In the immediate area are Badeparken, Bamble Golf Club, Tangen Fort and Trolldalen Fort from World War II.
In the summer you can also go on island hopping or Skjærgårdscruise along the Telemark coast.
The coastal town of Langesund is a central starting point for these experiences.
There are several eateries both along the coast and in the nearby towns.
The outdoor stage Wrightegaarden is open during the school holidays.

Rognstranda camping is a good starting point for day trips to Porsgrunn and to Skien with the Telemark Canal, DuVerden Maritime Museum + Science Center, Skien Leisure Park, Porsgrund Porcelain Factory, Porcelain Museum, Henrik Ibsen Museum with Ibsen Escape Room and Brekkeparken. In Brekkeparken in Skien you can join the Telemark Escape Room.

Bø Sommarland and the family park Hulfjell Gård are located approx. an hour's drive away. The zoo in Kristiansand is less than two hours drive south.

You will find a good selection of shops nearby at Stathelle, Langesund, Brevik, Porsgrunn, Skien and Kragerø. 

Facilities

Activities

  • fishing
  • swimming

Camping and cottage

  • chemical toilet emptying point
  • sewage dump
  • waste tank deposit

General facilities

  • built - 0
  • playground

Hire

  • cabins

Other accommodation

  • campsite

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      2.5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      1 of 5 stars
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      3.5 of 5 stars
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      4 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Inspire43243037555
      Eidfjord Municipality, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Gode bademuligheter og flott servicebygg
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 28th July 2021
      Flott familiecamping med en nydelig strand. Langgrunn sjø, perfekt for små barn som luker å bade. Hyggelig og serviceinnstilt personale. Stille etter klokken 23 om kvelden. Savner kanskje en litt... Read full review
    • Bobilfruen
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Beste campingplassen i år!
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 24th August 2021
      Etter 45 dager på tur er denne campingplassen den beste vi besøkte. Hyggelig personale, orden på innsjekk og plassering på plassen og god informasjon ved ankomst. Lekeplassen var kjempefin og 7... Read full review
    • Patrik N
      Malmo, Sweden
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Surveillance camping
      1 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 27th April 2019
      This is the place for those ho like to have someone checking their every move. Owners are driving around in their golf cart and if they can, they will tell u of. Rules must be followed. Not a happy... Read full review

    Guide Prices

    Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
    Caravan/Camper van Campingvogn, telt m/bil, campingbil inkl strøm /døgnOn Request
    Motor home telt med bil/campingbil /døgn eksl. strømNOK310.00 1 day
    Also available as:
    Motor home telt med bil/campingbil /døgn inkl. strømNOK350.00 one night
    Tent site vandretelt,motorsykkel/sykkel inkl 2 prs /døgnOn 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

    Contact

    Tel: 35 97 39 11

    Opening Times

    Rognstranda Camping (1 May 2022 - 1 Sept 2022)
    DayTimes
    Monday - Sunday08:30 - 22:00

    What's Nearby

    1. Gea Norvegica Unesco Global Geopark, Bamble

      Bamble is dominated by two types of landscape with completely different geological…

      362 m away
    2. Tangvald Nature Reserve

      Great hiking area near  Rognstranda in Bamble. Beautiful forests and flora.

      589 m away
    3. The Olav-church ruin

      The Olav church ruin (Skeidi church) are the ruins of a stone church built before 1150 in…

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    1. Bamble Church

      Bamble Church is a large wooden structure dedicated in 1845.

      2.03 km away
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      2.13 km away
    3. Brotherly love

      2.89 km away
    4. Langesund customs warehouse

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      3.03 km away
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      3.05 km away
    6. St. Helena

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      3.07 km away
    7. Gallery Det Gamle Rådhus

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      3.06 km away
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    9. Tangen Fort

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