Overlooking Lake Øvre Sjodalsvatnet, Bessheim Fjellstue offers an in-house restaurant and accommodations with mountain views and private bathrooms. The Gjende Boat departs 3.4 mi away. Cottages include a seating area and a kitchenette. Some have a balcony with lake views. Leisure options include a sauna and a terrace. Canoes and boats can be rented on site. Traditional Norwegian dishes are served in the restaurant. The hiking trail for the Besseggen mountain ridge is a 7-minute drive away. Lemonsjø Ski Center is 22 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 21, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info

Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Free private parking available at the hotel



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Room Type
1 full bed
3 bunk beds
Bedroom 1:
1 full bed
Bedroom 2:
4 bunk beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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  • Paulina
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    I enjoyed everything about the stay — staff was friendly, room was clean, bed was comfortable, views were beautiful, and food was delicious.
  • Daniel
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Friendly and helpful staff. By Norwegian standards, it offers good value.
  • K
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location was perfect for our Besseggen ridge hike. Half board meals were excellent. Kind and responsible staff. They found my diamond engagement ring in the room and went out of their way to find me and return it! That never would have...
  • Robert
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Terrific stay at this mountain lodge. Handy for all sorts of lodging a 5 minutes away from the infamous Besseggen Ridge trail. Great accomodation, roomy room, great breakfast and dinner (and lunch making for the hike) and the staff was very...
  • Eugene
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Excellent buffet breakfast. Both sides of the hotel had wonderful views: one overlooked a lake, the other looked up into the nearby mountains. Very helpful, friendly staff.
  • Leonard
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Breakfast wasn’t included but was standard price and standard great spread from Norwegian hotels. We had coffee and food and it was good. The dinner was worth the addition. The first night, we had a set menu, the second night it was a buffet. It...
  • Diana
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Great location with amazing views. Appreciated the basic necessities provided in the cottages. Especially loved the catered dinner we ordered through the restaurant!
  • Frederic
    Location, close to mountain. Friendly staff. Quick check-in and check-out
  • Julia
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Absolutely beautiful location, charming historic feel, and lovely staff!
  • Linda
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    the location was close for doing the Besseggen Hike. The rooms were clean.

Property questions and answers
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  • How often does the ski shuttle bus stop by the property?

    Hei! It is no ski shuttle bus here in this area. The tracks starts just outside the hotel. Best regards, Kari
    Answered on 24 October 2019
  • Hello, Is there car parking there if we do another few nights in the park after staying with you?

    Yes, it is!
    Answered on 26 March 2023
  • Hello In the first weekend of August we plan to hike Beseggen . Found this on google maps. Does your property allow dogs? Kind regards

    Hello! We allow dogs in our rooms and cabins. Best regards, Andrine
    Answered on 5 July 2022
  • Is there possible to arrange for a ride to the Bessegen trailhead and leave our car at your property for 5-6 days?

    Hei! Yes, it is. Kari
    Answered on 30 April 2023
  • Hi, how good is the wifi in the room? I have an important virtual client meeting where I need a super good connection (audio and video).

    Hei! It is no wifi in the room and cabins. And it is not very good in the reception area eighter. Best regards, Kari
    Answered on 28 August 2021
  • How late do you serve dinner on saturday 23rd n do we need to book a table for 2? thank you ... robert & lise

    Hello! Are you thinking about Saturday 22 of July? The three course meal is served from 18:30 to 20:30. If you want the three course meal, you need to..
    Answered on 20 July 2023
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Bessheim
    • Cuisine
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter
Great facilities! Review score, 8.4

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Mountain view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Ski-in, ski-out access
  • Ski rental on site
  • Ski storage
Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
  • Live music/Performance
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Themed dinners
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
  • Skiing
  • Fishing
    Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    Front Desk Services
    • Private check-in/out
    • Baggage storage
    • Tour desk
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Business Facilities
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Heating
    • Private entrance
    • Packed lunches
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Room service
    • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
    • Open-air bath
    • Sauna
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Norwegian

    Sustainability initiatives

    This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

    House rules

    Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM


    From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Free! Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted Debit card Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Restaurant opening hours vary according to the season. Please contact Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter for further details.

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    FAQs about Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter

    • Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter has 1 restaurant:

      • Bessheim

    • Guests staying at Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Vegetarian
      • Gluten-free

    • Check-in at Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter is 150 feet from the center of Bessheim. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • The prices at Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Room options at Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter include:

      • Double
      • Vacation Home

    • Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Sauna
      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Skiing
      • Fishing
      • Canoeing
      • Bike tours
      • Temporary art galleries
      • Live music/Performance
      • Tour or class about local culture
      • Open-air bath
      • Walking tours
      • Themed dinners
      • Cooking class

    • Yes, Bessheim Fjellstue og Hytter is popular with guests booking family stays.