Most famous for the Northern Lights, Northern Norway lives up to its fame in more ways than one. Enjoy winter wildlife safari or the jaw dropping beauty of the midnight sun. While you are here you can also experience the indigenous culture of the Sami, Norway’s first inhabitants.
Norway is a nation endowed with natural beauty, add to that mix the friendliness and good nature of the people, and you have a holiday made in heaven. Also dubbed the “Winter Wonderland” you will immediately know why when you set foot in the country. Stretching from the stunning coastline of Helgeland, with its backdrop of mountains and islands, to the Northern-most tip of Europe that is the North Cape, Norway has everything to offer to every type of traveller.
Dr. Holms Hotel is the ideal destination for you if you are seeking to get away for a period of pampering and wellness. Located in the mountain village of Geilo halfway between Oslo and Bergen, Dr. Holms hotel is where you come to get away from the hustle & bustle of life and let them take care of you. Facilities available include: Turkish steam bath, Sauna and jacuzzi, Wellness centre with swimming pool, Spa treatments including massage and facials plus more. As the maxim goes, good food and good wine contribute to good health too. The cuisine and gastronomic selection available from the restaurants at the hotel are fit for a King. If you fancy a night out in the city then Oslo and Bergen are only a short drive away.
If you are looking for a quiet holiday by the coat then there is plenty for you to choose from too. Enjoy the peace and quiet of the island lifestyle when you stay at Anker Brygge in Lofoten. Your accommodation will be traditional fishermen shacks, converted into homely and comfortable suites. A great staging point for exploring the Lofoten Islands, treat yourself to a welcome break and enjoy the history surrounding you in this coastal village. You can’t come to Norway and leave without experiencing the wonder that is the Northern Lights. Anker Brygge offers the opportunity to enjoy one of the most spectacular light shows on the planet. Although guarantees cannot be given on when you will see the lights, in winter they are slightly subdued but still as spectacular.
Stay in Bergen’s oldest hotel, the Augustin, situated right in the heart of the city. Run by the third generation of the same family, the hotel introduces a taste of the coast cuisine accompanied by great wine from Europe and beyond. It’s where tradition meets the contemporary as you walk off the busy bustling streets of Bergen you are taken back in time in a comfortable and homely feeling environment. Enjoy the best Bergen has to offer and then come back to comfy rooms and familiar surroundings.
Make your foray into Northern Norway extra special by choosing to stay in historically relevant properties where customer satisfaction is their top priority. Visit www.historichotelsofeurope.com to choose your favourite Norwegian hotel today.