These basic cottages are 35 minutes’ drive from Stavanger and 6.2 mi from the village of Tau. Each offers free Wi-Fi, a kitchenette and private bathroom. On-site laundry facilities are available. Cooking hobs, a microwave and coffee machine are found in all the 2-bedroom cottages at Wathne Camping. Each has a seating area and dining table. Communal facilities include a children’s playground, garden terrace and BBQ equipment. Preikestolen cliff rock is 22 mi away, while sightseeing along the Lysefjord is 28 mi from the property. Fishing, canoeing and hiking are other common area activities.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Wathne Camping has been welcoming guests since Feb 13, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
Bedroom 1:
1 full bed
Bedroom 2:
2 bunk beds
Bedroom 1:
1 bunk bed
Bedroom 2:
1 bunk bed
1 full bed
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 full bed
1 twin bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Bjørheimsbygda
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  • David
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Such a pleasant location and the staff was so amazing
  • Dwayne
    Friendly and helpful staff, together with a comfortable cabin that’s close enough to Preikestolen to get an early start before the tour groups come from Stavanger.
  • Martin
    Czech RepublicCzech Republic
    The nature and hike on Holtaheia was super. And the camp owner Lukas is very kind and helpful. His camp have good vibes on a very good location. Everything was clean, working and in a good conditions. Sunrise, sunset - wow.
  • Alex
    Nice location near the lake. Clean cabin with useful little kitchen. Friendly staff.
  • Miguel
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Lukas the owner was a great host. We stayed in one of the cabins. 2 bedrooms, linen were included (you need to rent towels) spacious living room/kitchen area. The location is great, very close to Pulpit Rock and other walks.
  • Parikshit
    The location is just perfect. You get a great view of the lake surrounded by the mountains. The common kitchen, bathroom and toilets are clean. Moreover, the owner's are super nice. He even gave me a lift to the preikestolen and arranged a...
  • Ioan
    Great location value if planning both Stavanger visit or Preikestolen hiking. Commercial area easy to reach by car, at 6 km, in Tau. Friendly staff. Great value for families with small kids and caravans.
  • Ravi
    The owners,they are extremely helpful and friendly. The location is beach front. Fully equipped kitchen ,I could cook my food by myself. Though I stayed as a solo traveler, I could see lot of families with young children.Good for families with...
  • Magda
    A great, clean place, very well organised. Lovely scenerie. Definitely worth visiting.
  • Theresa
    I rented a mobilheim (the smaller version). It is old style but you know what you get. Close to the water with terrace and nice view! Bed was comfy. The mobilheim has a kettle for heating up water quickly and electricity for charging your...

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi Team, I wonder how to travel to this property from Stavenger? Thanks and regards, Ting

    Hi ! You can check all the possibilities by ferry or bus witch the local transport company Kolumbus . See You on the campground
    Answered on 12 May 2022
  • If bed linen is not included, how much is the fee. Thank you Dasa

    Hi ! The bed linen is included oin price .
    Answered on 25 June 2022
  • Hello, what’s the earliest we can check in on Saturday? :)

    Hi ! It depends if someone is in the cabin from Friday then earliest will be 14 but if there is no one before You , You can come in the morning . Its best to let us know day before arrival ;)
    Answered on 27 April 2022
  • Hello, We are on the road and cat you plase help us with late check-in ? Thank you

    How late You want to come ?
    Answered on 30 September 2022
  • Hi! Can I please ask you if it is possible to get to a starting point of the hike to Pulpit rock by public transport from your property? Thank you

    Hi! It's possible but You have to change buss few times. More info on , and
    Answered on 11 July 2022

Area info *

Amenities of Wathne Camping
Great facilities! Review score, 8.3

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Linens
  • River view
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun deck
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Bicycle rental
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
  • Badminton equipment
  • Water sports facilities on site
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
  • Pool table
    Additional charge
  • Playground
  • Game room
  • Fishing
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Norwegian
  • Polish

House rules

Wathne Camping takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM


From 6:00 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.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

0 - 1 years
Extra bed upon request
Crib upon request
NOK 100 per child, per night
2+ years
Extra bed upon request

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

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Smoking is not allowed.

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM.


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

The fine print

Towels are not included. You can rent them on site or bring your own.

You can clean before check-out or pay a final cleaning fee.

When booking 3 or more cabins, different policies and additional supplements will apply.

FAQs about Wathne Camping

  • Check-in at Wathne Camping is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Yes, Wathne Camping is popular with guests booking family stays.

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

  • Wathne Camping offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Bicycle rental
    • Walking tours
    • Bike tours
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Badminton equipment

  • Wathne Camping is 1.2 miles from the center of Bjørheimsbygda. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.