Karlsoy The Paradise of Northern Countries
The German Emperor Wilhelm visited Karlsoy (North Norway) many times from 1902 and it was him named it The Paradise of the Northern Countries. It present name originate from an old Viking who lived here.
So Karlsoy Brygge offers you to stay in the oldest building with the rich history in the North Norway. On the sea bank Brygge was build in 1830 and for many years worked as a fish Brygge reception and processing point. It is Karlsoy Island is a suitable geographical location: near the exit to the open sea, the island itself and around the many great fishing locations where you can catch an impressive amount of cod, halibut and anglerfish.
Only cash payment on arrival possible
Check In Time: 14:00
Check Out Time: 10:00
Now the Second floor of Brygge is used for hostel (last renovation 2011)
The fitting rooms in this building have been preserved authenticity, and each room is conveniently designed individually. Some rooms have survived nearly 200 years old wooden construction, ceiling unchanged deliberately retained the old wooden pillars.
In the first floor Brygge is a pub where you spend your time well.
Pub interior tells the history of this region. Here are exhibited authentic century implied the Islanders household utensil, fishing equipment, vessels used in navigation systems. This is the only such bar in Norway.
Karlsoy Brygge offer fishing holidays too, because here a lot of good fish places, where you can cash your dream fish. Everything (rent the boat, fishing equipments) you can rent in Karlsoy Brygge and try you luck.
Karlsoy Island is 70 km to the north from the Norwegian Northern Capital - Troms.
Troms has international airport. It is the possibility to rich Hansnes (where ferry departure to Karlsoy island) by bus or taxi.
Karlsoy Island - 70 ° north latitude, to the North Pole - 1940 km. The unusual warmth in the North Island brings warm Gulf Stream.
Breakfast Not Included, Breakfast