Lofoten panorama, view of the Sakrisoy island. A large, white house on the hill is our guest house. Around the transparent water of the Norwegian sea and impressive mountains.

Frequently asked questions

How can I reach Sakrisøy?

Sakrisøy village is located in Lofoten Islands in Northern Norway, above the Arctic Circle. There are several options for traveling to Sakrisøy:

– take a flight to Bodø (SAS, Norwegian and Widerøe offer daily flights to Bodø) and then either fly to Leknes (Widerøe is the only company that operates to Leknes) or take the ferry from Bodø to Moskenes (ferry timetable is available at www.thn.no , please pay attention to the dates on schedule). From Leknes or Moskenes, there are public buses going to Sakrisøy (bus timetable is available at www.177nordland.no and our bus stop is called Sakrisøya (Moskenes)). If you want to hire a car in Moskenes you can contact Rent a Car Moskenes. For renting a car in Leknes there are several companies available including one at the Leknes airport.

– take a flight to Evenes Airport and then drive south/west (you will have to rent a car at the airport in Evenes) or take a bus to Sakrisøy (bus timetable is available at www.177nordland.no and our bus stop is called Sakrisøya (Moskenes)).

If You have any doubts or inquiries according to transportation to or from Sakrisøy, please do not hasitate to contact us by e-mail or phone.

How can I pay for accommodation?

You can easily pay for accommodation at the arrival to the guesthouse. We can also charge Your card if You agreed to it. We accept for example Visa, Mastercard, Maestro and Union Pay credit and debit cards. It is also possible to pay in cash.

How can I rent a car?

To make a reservation for a car please, contact our partners from Rent a Car Moskenes based in the ferry port in Moskenes. Use phone number +47 975 20 088 or contact them on facebook.

Where can I eat in Sakrisøy?

Our friends at Anitas Seafood in Sakrisøy (Anitas Sjømat) are opened daily in summertime between 10:00 and 20:00. It is located by the road E10. You need to taste Anita’s fishburgers with all different kinds of toppings. In the shop you can also find fresh fish, seafood, local delicacies or home baked cakes and traditional cinammon buns.

Openning hours of Anitas Seafood in wintertime are around 11 (12):00 – 17:00 subjected to the month.

For dinner menu we recommend Restaurant Underhuset in Sakrisøy just 2-minute walk from our guesthouse.

Where is the nearest supermarket?

The nearest supermarket is COOP Prix located in Reine, around 1.5 km from Sakrisøy. This grocery shop is opened from 9:00 to 20:00 on week days and from 10:00 to 18:00 on Saturdays. Mind that it is closed on Sundays.

There is also a Circle K gas station with a small grocery shop. It is located in the centre of Reine, around 3,5 km from Sakrisøy and it is open daily from 9:00 to 22:00.

Other shops are Joker and Matkroken in Sørvågen, 9 km from Sakrisøy.

What activities are available in the area?

You have plenty of options when it comes to activities in Lofoten. You can go hiking, kayaking, diving, or you can join a fishing trip. Lofoten is a fantastic place for bike trips, too. Check out Lofoten Info or Aqualofoten for more information.

How is the weather?

You can easily check the weather forecast at www.yr.no or www.storm.no.

When are the Northern Lights visible?

The Northern Lights are visible between middle of August and middle of April. However the activity of aurora is subjected to a solar activity. Under this link you can check Aurora Forecast.

When can I see the Midnight Sun?

The Midnight Sun is visible in Lofoten roughly between May 27 and July 17.

Where can I buy fresh fish?

You can buy fresh fish at Anitas Seafood in Sakrisøy, just 3-minute walk from our guesthouse.

When is the reception opened?

Between June 1 and August 31, the reception is opened daily from 9 AM to 5 PM. However, you can contact us by phone also outside the opening hours.

For the rest of the year, the opening hours are flexible. Please contact us by phone at +47 400 77 737 in case you need our assistance. We are aso available via WhatsApp and Facebook chat.

Do I have a bathroom in my room?

Rooms 1 to 10 do not have a private bathroom. However, there are two shared bathrooms in the hostel. One is located on the ground floor and the second one is on the first floor. Both of them have toilet, shower and sink. There is also a lavatory on the first floor.

Can I do laundry in the guesthouse?

All our guests have access to a washing machine and a tumble dryer. Loundry room is located on the first floor.

Can I use my sleeping bag?

All rooms are provided with clean bedlinen and towels, so we kindly ask you not to use your sleeping bag.

Is there a TV in my room?

Rooms 1 to 10 don’t have a TV. You can watch TV in the shared living room.

Ensuite Rooms I, II and III are equipped in flat-screen TVs.

Is there a refrigerator in my room?

Refrigerators are located in the kitchen and on the corridor at first floor for Rooms  1-10. Please write your name on your food products when placing them in the fridge.

Is the final cleaning included in the price of accommodation?

Yes, final cleaning is included in the price of accommodation. Though we appreciate keeping your room tidy.

Is there a grill at the guesthouse?

There is no grill in the garden yet.

Are the bed clothes and towels provided?

Yes, we provide fresh bed clothes and towels in all our rooms and they are icluded in the price of Your room.