Fretheim

Flam 5743, Flam, Norway, 5743  show map
 4 stars
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Fretheim

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Canoeing

Cycling

Hiking

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Fretheim boasts positioning close to Aurland Lookout and Vangen Kyrkje, offering 122 rooms and featuring a picnic area, an indoor swimming pool and a library. The traditional hotel in Flam attracts guests with its original architecture.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. The hotel is set 227 km away from Oslo.

A short walk to fjords as well as a ski center.

The property enjoys ideal location within a 35-minute drive to Haukasen airport.

Rooms

A panoramic view over the garden welcomes guests to Superior Twin Room, Standard Twin Room and Family Room with modern décor. Bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer, a shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can enjoy scandinavian and norwegian cuisine in Fretheim Hotell located fairly close to the property.

Services

A conference room, a business center and a photocopier along with a baggage storage, free parking and an elevator are available for guests.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include a playroom and a playground. On-site activities feature canoeing, diving and mountain biking.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   122.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Picnic area/Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Sauna
  • Garden area
  • Library

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Mountain view
  • Water view

Room facilities

  • Mini-bar
  • Kettle
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of NOK 95 per person per night in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of NOK 250 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Fretheim Flam location
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Hotel Address:

Flam 5743, Flam, Norway, 5743

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City Center
  • Flam
    400 ft
Airports
  • Haukasen (SOG)
    20.0 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    122

Rooms and availability

Fretheim photos Room
Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Fretheim Flam location
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    Hotel Address:

    Flam 5743, Flam, Norway, 5743

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Flam
      400 ft
    Airports
    • Haukasen (SOG)
      20.0 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      122

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    Popular areas

    • City Center - 400 ft

    Local attractions

    • Aurland Lookout - 4.2 mi
      Aurland

      Near the hotel

      • Brekkefossen - 600 ft
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        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          122

        Fretheim Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Fretheim

        Average guest rating

        7.6out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 59 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          Very nice luxury hotel with good food and views in a fantastic location,

          Very expensive.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          room was a good design, food excellention, location excellent

          bar staff were a little terse in their manner

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          Well positioned at the end of the fjord, it is a short walk to the fabulous Flambana, an unparalleled train journey into the mountains. The rooms are sparse. At 6.00 pm the 4th floor bar actually had no bar, the 3rd floor bar had no barman and the lobby bar was full of bus tourists.

          Because it caters for bus tours, you have to time dinner well or wait until they are all attended to. It was always difficult to find help in the reception area and the room telephone information was out of date. As a result, I had to physically go to reception to book for dinner. The hotel is understaffed and this causes delays in dinner, breakfast, etc.

        • Family with children
          8.2

          Beautiful and modern hotel with comfortable bedrooms.

          Too expensive as all Norway.

        • Family with children
          7.8

          Wonderful restaurant service and buffet is excellent. Convenient to anywhere and any activities.

          Receiption quality is behind the overall service standard level. They should be more warm and friendly with the good recommendation to guest.

        • Couple
          5.4

          Quiet location for our parents who travelled with us.

          We paid for 3 rooms and 1 of the rooms had not tea and coffee facility or tv. There were no safe in area of the rooms. We surprised that the most expensive room "fjord view" that we bought for parents in law was not renovated or stylish as the other rooms. It could have been any standard room anywhere. Dirty cups were not removed from our room, no milk supplied when we received a kettle and our phone did not work. Felt it was very stingy.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          Good location from flam station.

        • Single
          9.2

          It was centrally located

          The room I booked was called mountain view, unfortunately you have to try and look past the cruise ships. Not the fretheim' s fault as so many cruise ships come in to Flam.

        • Single
          7.8

          It was very central. It has a great restaurant-cafe with a quiet terrace with a view. The main lobby is well designed. There is free access to laundry machines, including free soap. Unfortunately there are no instructions in English and I ruined some of my white t-shirts for choosing the wrong option. Breakfast is generous and has great choice.

          The room I had, on the top floor, had a great triangular mansard window with a view. Unfortunately, the rest of the room was very bland (unlike the lobby). It seemed more like a dorm room in a youth hostel. Plus the walls are so thin I could hare the neighbor snoring. The heating of the bathroom floor was set at maximum and could not be controlled.

        • Couple
          9.6

          Friendly staff, beautiful room with amazing view. The grill/cafe provided a more wallet friendly alternative to the hotel's main gourmet restaurant.

          No WiFi reception in our room (3rd floor, Flam room)

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          The train trip down to the hotel was amazing and the hotel was every bit as beautiful. I merely had to push my suitcase a few feet to the front door. The staff was very friendly and helpful. I only stayed one night but the location was excellent for visiting the fjord.

          I wish the food situation had been explained better at check-in. I would have liked to have known I would need a reservation for the restaurant and that my other option stopped serving food at 8:00 pm. As I was too tired to wander about and no one from the hotel suggested another option I actually went to bed without supper. Also, there is a bar on the third floor which is mostly unstaffed. Wanting something more than beer or wine I went to the first floor to inquire about getting a drink and was told to ask the restaurant staff to send someone up to the third floor. At the restaurant on the second fllor I was told that someone had gone up. Back at the third floor there was no one there. Back down to the first floor where one of the staff did his best to make me my drink -- while he certainly handled the problem well -- I did not apprecaite running up and down for no reason. Again, I believe there is a pub right down the road but no one told me that.

        • Single
          5.0

          no wi-fi no tv all is not operate.

        • Single
          7.0

          Very good breakfast

          Wi-Fi very poorly in far room. Expensive hotel!!!

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Location glorious, all great in every respect

          Taking bags upstairs was difficult for us a we are over 80.

        • Single
          7.0

          The hotel is well appointed and in a fantastic location with wonderful views of the fjord and mountains. The dinner was very nice, especially the al a carte menu, even if is was a tad expensive. The hotel staff were generally helpful, especially at reception. The room was adequate in size and most have good views. Breakfast had good options and was tasty.

          The dinner staff could have been more helpful in describing options and asking how the meal was. Some made an effort with other customers but I never got asked and my steak, although tasty, was certainly overcooked!

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Fretheim Flam location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Flam 5743, Flam, Norway, 5743

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Flam
          400 ft
        Airports
        • Haukasen (SOG)
          20.0 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          122