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

– fly to Bodø (SAS, Norwegian and Widerøe offer daily flights to Bodø) and then either fly to Leknes (Widerøe is the only company that flies to Leknes) or take the ferry to Moskenes (the ferry timetable is available at www.thn.no). From Leknes or Moskenes, there are buses going to Sakrisøy (the bus timetable is available at www.177nordland.no). If you want to rent a car in Moskenes or Leknes, you can contact Rent a Car Moskenes.

– fly to Evenes Airport and then drive South (you will have to rent a car at the airport in Evenes) or take a bus to Sakrisøy (the bus timetable is available at www.177nordland.no).

How can I pay for accommodation?

You will pay for accommodation in the reception. We take cash (Norwegian Crowns only) and major credit cards.

Can I rent a car in Sakrisøy?

Yes, you can easily rent a car from our partners at Rent a Car Moskenes Phone number: +47 975 20 088. You can pick up booked car from the ferry port in Moskenes or in Sakrisøy.

Where can I eat in Sakrisøy?

Our friends at Anitas Seafood in Sakrisøy (Anitas Sjømat) are opened daily in summertime. You need to taste Anita’s fishburgers with all different kindsof toppings. In the shop you can also find fresh fish, seafood, local delicacies or home baked cakes and chololates.

Where is the closest supermarket?

The closest 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. 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 is open daily from 9:00 to 22:00.

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 Aqualofotenf for more information.

How is the weather?

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

When are the Northern Lights visible?

The Northern Lights are visible in this part of Lofoten between middle of August and middle of Appril. However the activity of aurora depends on 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 Sjømat, 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.

Are toiletries provided?

We don’t provide toiletries. Make sure you have brought it with you.

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.

Can I use the fireplace in the room?

Fireplaces in our rooms are not functional. Please do not try to start the fire inside.