Spring in Vrådal

Enjoy spring at its best at Straand Hotel. Find an activity that suits you, or relax in our beautiful surroundings.

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Spring splendor at Straand Hotel

Nature comes alive and creates unforgettable experiences. Here you can enjoy everything from golf and canoeing to museums and car rallies. Motorcycle enthusiasts will love the roads around Vrådal. Welcome to a springtime paradise.

Spring meeting at Straand Hotel

Some great spring activities

Vrådal golf

From around May 1
9-hole course

From the hotel, we look over to one of Norway's most beautiful 9-hole golf courses located on Fossøy. Here you can enjoy playing on a very well-maintained golf course with its own irrigation system directly from Lake Nisser.

Check out Vrådal golf club and our golf package!


Bike rental

The bicycle is a very popular means of transportation in Vrådal. With us, you can rent traditional pedal bikes or state-of-the-art electric bikes that give you access to new and fantastic areas and experiences. Rent an electric bike here!

Motorcycle and car

Beautiful surroundings
"Swing guarantee"

We have perhaps Norway's most well-developed route network and service offer for motorcyclists. Here you can choose between 15 specially designed HUB riding routes with guaranteed turns and fantastic access routes from the east, west, north or south. We have a dedicated service program for the motorcyclist that includes everything from technical support, washing or drying facilities for those who have gotten wet.

Find activities and sights in maps

Motorcyclist, road cyclist, cyclist, motorist, hiker or paddler? On our activity site you'll find a large network of quality-assured driving routes and experiences.

The hotel

The hotel has a wide range of activities for young and old, and enjoys a fantastic location at the north end of the beautiful Lake Nisser. We have a wide range of activities for young and old. Here you can plan an activity vacation or just relax and enjoy good food and drink.


Telemark is rich in cultural history and with Straand's central location, it's easy to reach them all with short and adventurous car journeys. In the surrounding area you can experience Hamaren and the treetop forest in Fyresdal, the waterways of Telemark, the UNESCO World Heritage Site Rjukan-Notodden industrial heritage, the fantastic Z-museum in Treungen, the potholes in Nissedal and Bø Sommarland to name but a few.

Afternoon Tea

To take care of you and yours, we are happy to serve afternoon tea in our beautiful fireplace lounge or wind lounge. An experience that immerses you and yours in peace and enjoyment that is guaranteed to recharge your batteries.

Swimming pool

The hotel has a beautiful pool that maintains a refreshing 26 degrees, a popular venue for both children and swimmers if the weather is a little rough. Baths and saunas can be complemented with refreshing tastes of local food and drink to add an extra touch to your experience. We are happy to tailor a program for you and yours.

Hiking opportunities

Many of our guests enjoy hiking in the fantastic mountains that surround us. There is a large network of short and longer hikes in the forest or mountains. We have beautiful forests, shiny slopes and high mountains that should be able to satisfy any need or
ambition level. For more information about hiking opportunities and routes, see

Let Straand Hotel be your base for a stay in West Telemark!

Custom design your own spring package

Contact us and we'll tailor your hotel stay.


Our activities