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Lunde Hostel


Tyriveien 51 c, 3825, Lunde

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Facade Lunde Hostel and terrace
  • Facade Lunde Hostel and terrace
  • cyclist welcome youth hostel Lunde Vandrerhejm
  • Outdoor area at Lunde Hostel
  • room with kitchen at Lunde Vandrerhejm
  • room at Lunde Vandrerhejm with bicycle standing in front of table
  • living room at Lunde Hostel
  • kitchen in one of the rooms at Lunde Vandrerhjem
  • breakfast room at Lunde Vandrerhejm
  • pool table at Lunde Vandrerhejm
  • living room with fireplace at Lunde Hostel
  • storage for bicycle equipment
  • common laundry room at Lunde Vandrerhejm
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Lunde Vandrerhjem has 24 large rooms and is idyllically located with a nice view in a rural setting by the Telemark Canal right in the heart of Telemark. The area is popular for holidaymakers in southern Norway and Telemark with proximity to a number of attractions and accessible nature for walking and cycling.

Location by Lunde center
Lunde Hostel is centrally located with a short walk to the center of Lunde. Here you will find shops, restaurants, fitness center m.m. as well as the train station for Sørlandsbanen and the bus. Here is also the Lunde lock in the Telemark Canal, the lock amphitheater, bathing places and hiking trail along the canal.

The rooms
The hostel has 24 large rooms that can accommodate up to 6 people. All rooms have a private bathroom with toilet and kitchenette.
In total, there is room for 80 guests at the hostel. Guests have access to a large, fully equipped communal kitchen.
From April to October, guests can order breakfast and packed lunches.
You can rent bed linen and towels at the hostel, but guests can also bring their own.

Free parking and wheelchair accessible
Lunde Hostel is built on a flat with threshold-free doors. All doors are wide enough for wheelchairs to pass through. One room has HC toilet. Outside there is access to a terrace with access via wheelchair ramp. Parking space right outside the main entrance provides easy access.

Pets allowed
Dogs and other pets are welcome at the hostel for a fee.

Party / meeting room
The large living room at Lunde Vanderhjem is rented out for parties, confirmations and others.
The room can also be used as a meeting room. Canvas and projector are available.

Active holiday for children and adults at Lunde
It is a short distance to several attractions in the region such as the Telemark Canal, Bø Sommarland, the fruite valley "Fruktbydga" and the Norsjø Wakeboard Park. Lunde is a nice place for active holidays with varied hiking terrain, marked cycling routes and kayaking. You can rent bikes, kayaks and canoes at First Camp Lunde - Telemark.
In the summer we have popular outdoor activities such as darts and trampoline at the Lunde Hostel. 

Nearby attractions and activities
First Camp Lunde - Telemark offers canoe / kayak rental and bicycle rental, 1.5 km
Lunde Lock, Telemark Canal, 1.5km
Sagamoen Light Trail, Lunde, 4km
Nomestrand bathing place, Lunde, 6.5km
Vrangfoss Lock, Telemark Canal, 8.5km
Gygrestolen hiking, Bø, 16km
Bø Sommarland, 20km
High & Low climbing park, Bø, 21km
Lifjell ski center, Bø, 30km 


Disabled persons

  • Access- reduced mobility/wheelchairs

Food and drinks

  • Breakfast

General facilities

  • dining room
  • garden
  • laundry room
  • outdoor barbecue
  • outdoor parking - free
  • pets allowed
  • recreation room

Room facilities

  • ensuite toilet and shower/bath
  • kitchen



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    Recent Reviews:

    • DenStar
      Vilnius, Lithuania
      Trip Type:
      Great place to stay
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 8th July 2015
      Very clean, tidy with everything you really need. Rooms are big, we have stayed in 1 for 4 people, in suite bathroom and a shared kitchen. There is a nice terrace as well. very good location for... Read full review
    • sotagiou
      Patras, Greece
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      Perfect hostel!
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 19th October 2017
      It's the second time I stayed in this hostel and I really enjoyed it. Large and clean rooms. Large bathroom. The breakfast had everything I needed...except espresso. Peter, the owner is very helpful... Read full review
    • jitoft
      Haugesund, Norway
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      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 25th July 2021
      you get greeted by Peter, the Dutch, the owner which I am sure must be a beloved citizen of Nome. it’s easy to see that the staff is very happy to work for him. be prepared though that he might burst... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    How to get to Lunde Hostel Lunde is located in the middle of Telemark along the national cycle route no. 2, Kanalruta. You come here by train on the Sørlandsbanen from Oslo and Kristiansand. If you travel by bus, Bø, Skien and Porsgrunn are the nearest larger places. By car the distance is: from Oslo - 2:30 hours / from Torp - 1:30 hours / from Langesund - 1:15 hours / from Larvik - 1:30 hours / from Kristiansand - 2:45 hours 


    Tel: 35 94 90 68

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