Hotels in Telemark

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Cheapest month:December
Most expensive month:July
Average price in Telemark:S$ 186/night
Absolute cheapest price found:S$ 67/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Thursday
S$ 67 - S$ 436
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S$ 91 - S$ 211
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Cheapest hotels in Telemark, Eastern Norway

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Hotell Fritidsparken
Hotell Fritidsparken
7.9 Good
Moflatveien 59, Skien, Telemark, Norway
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2.7 km from city centre,  

Hotell Fritidsparken provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Skien. It has a fitness centre, as well as an indoor pool, a Jacuzzi and a sauna.

S$ 163
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Clarion Collection Hotel Bryggeparken
Clarion Collection Hotel Bryggeparken
7.9 Good
Langbryggen 7, Skien, Telemark, Norway
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Clarion Collection Bryggeparken provides cosy 4-star accommodation in Skien. It is conveniently located for guests wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.

S$ 169
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Gaustablikk Høyfjellshotell
Gaustablikk Høyfjellshotell
7.8 Good
Gaustablikk, Rjukan, Telemark, Norway
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7.8 km from city centre,  

Situated at the base of Gaustatoppen, Gaustablikk Hoyfjellshotell provides a comfortable place to stay in Rjukan and features a sauna, ski in/out facilities and a ski school. Some of the popular facilities at this 3-star hotel include miniature golf, an indoor pool and free Wi-Fi.

S$ 184
Avg. per night
Bø Hotel
Bø Hotel
7.4 Good
Gullbringvegen 32, Bø i Telemark, Telemark, Norway
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0.3 km from city centre,  

This comfortable hotel in Bo offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as an outdoor pool and a kids pool. It also provides ski lockers, a playground and a 24-hour reception.

S$ 203
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Skinnarbu
Skinnarbu
7.2 Good
Møsvatn, Rjukan, Telemark, Norway
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17.4 km from city centre,  

Located in Tinn, Skinnarbu Nasjonalparkhotell offers 3-star accommodation, as well as ski in/out facilities. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary wireless internet.

S$ 242
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Hotel prices in Telemark

3 stars

S$ 163 - S$ 242

Clarion Collection Hotel Bryggeparken

No. 1 most popular

S$ 169
Avg. per night
Hotell Fritidsparken

Best value

S$ 163
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in Telemark

About Telemark

Sprawling south-west of Oslo, Telemark is a historic county that has long been one of Norway’s most important industrial regions. Its name translates as “Mark of the Thelir” in recognition of the ancient North Germanic tribe that once inhabited the land. Telemark’s coastline and interior are connected along a scenic canal while its towns hold strong links to several Norwegian artists and writers.

Things to do

Whether you want to be immersed in Norway’s rugged landscapes or follow in the footsteps of Edvard Munch, Telemark is a captivating destination within easy access from Oslo.

Travel along the Telemark Canal. Board the MS Viktoria or MS Henrik Ibsen to travel the 105-kilometre-long Telemark Canal, which is considered one of the most spectacular waterways in Europe. Pass through its 19th-century locks while taking in the majestic natural scenery at the foot of the Hardanger Mountain Plateau en route from Skien to Dalen.

Visit Henrik Ibsen’s childhood farm. Just north of Skien is the childhood home of Henrik Ibsen at Venstøp where the Norwegian playwright lived until he was 15 years of age. Wander between the beautifully preserved farmhouse, the labourers’ quarters and the rustic barn, then test your skills on the recreated 1830s bowling alley. There’s a museum cafe where you can enjoy afternoon tea, as well as a gift shop selling books about Henrik Ibsen’s life.

Explore the artistic streets of Kragerø. See where the Norwegian artist Edvard Munch gained inspiration for many of his paintings as you explore the waterfront town of Kragerø. It was also home to the fairytale illustrator, Theodor Kittelsen, whose childhood home has been transformed into a museum and regularly hosts exhibitions commemorating the artist.

Getting around

Skien Geiteryggen Airport and Notodden Airport are the main aviation gateways to Telemark and have flights to destinations across Norway. Buses travel from Oslo to towns and villages across the region while trains connect to both Porsgrunn and Skien. Having your own vehicle is the most convenient way of exploring Telemark, although most of its towns and villages can be explored on foot.

Telemark travel FAQs

  • Where is the best place to stay in Telemark?

    Porsgrunn, Skien, and Stathelle are some of the most favoured places to stay in Telemark.

  • What are the best hotels in Telemark?

    Kragerø Hotell (8.1/10 from 378 reviews), Henriks Hotell (7.4/10 from 415 reviews), and Raulandsfjell (7.9/10 from 310 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in Telemark.