Accommodation

 

Accommodation

(from April to December)

POLAR CABIN

-OUTDOOR ACTIVITY ORGANISER-

-Meet us in nature-

LOCATION

 

Polar Cabin is located at Vågnes, on the mainland, 3 miles north of Tromsø. The cottage is located in a birch forest along the forest road to Bakvatnet. From Åsfjellet above the cottage there are great views of Grøtsundet, Kvaløya and Ringvassøya. The terrain around the cabin is hiking-friendly with berries and mushrooms. The mountain offers a wide area of grass covered with rich flora.

PRICES 

  1-4 PERSON        1.800NOK/NIGHT/ROOM

 

 

 5-6 PERSON        2.700NOK/NIGHT/ROOM

 

 

      7-10 PERSON        4.500NOK/NIGHT/2 ROOMS

 

 

 

  WE RENT OUT

 

      SNOWSHOES Tubbs VRT 24”       150 NOK/DAY

 

In winter season it is highly recommended to use snowshoes or skis to get to the cabin.

 

FACILITIES

 The Polar Cabin is a traditional norwegian cottage where you can relax and enjoy the arctic athmospshere. It has spacious living/social room, fully equipped kitchen -  refrigerator, microwave, stove, coffee machine filters, toaster, kettle,  detergents, two bedrooms in the attic with 10 beds - one bedroom sleeps 6 and the other sleeps 4 (beds are arranged in alcoves sleeping 2), 1 toilet with toilet paper, 1 shower, barbecue facility outside cabin, slippers.

We will be at your service during your stay.

We can arrange breakfast and dinner on request.

We also can arrange rental of outdoor equipment and organise activities for you such as ice fishing, fjord tours, snowshoeing, alpine skiing, hiking, fishing, bicycling, camping...

 

 

HOW TO GET THERE

TRANSPORT  BY BUS

From the airport you have to get to the city by Flybuss or bus number 42 to bus terminal Tromsø Prostneset. From Tromsø Prostneset you have to take a district bus number 450 to Sør-Vågnes Snuplass (name of the bus stop). Bus nr. 450 goes quite often from Monday to Saturday and there is no bus connection on Sundays. You can easily check timetables by inputting ‘from Tromsø Prostneset (Tromsø) to Sør-Vågnes snuplass (Tromsø)’

 

 

BUS TICKET PRICE: 75 NOK cash only (one way from Tromsø Prostneset to Sør Vågnes snuplass)

 

You can also rent a car, taxi, or request a transfer from us.

You will also need to stop at a supermarket to buy food.

 

TRANSPORT WITH CAR

If you drive north to Oldervik, you'll find Vågnes approx. 5 km before Skittenelv. Just after the sign for Skittenelv Camping, turn right to the parking area where you have to park your car in summer and in winter too. If you have lot of luggage, we will help you to get it up to the cabin. From parking place you have to walk and follow the forest road, where the gravel road splits after half km, turn right.  It is all about 1.3 km walk up hill. (20min.)             

 

TRANSPORT BY POLAR CABIN

(from Tromsø)

1-4  PERSON/ONE WAY       750 NOK

5-10  PERSON/ONE WAY      1.350 NOK

 

                                                                                                 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

GET IN TOUCH WITH US

post@polarcabin.no

Tel +47 9743 7991