Terms and conditions
You can bring your own sheet sleeping bag or bedding, or you can rent them here. If you want to rent bedding, you have to book this in advance. If you stay for three or more nights bedding is included.
Cooking and eating self-brought food: Packed lunches from other lodges may be enjoyed inside the premises. Cooking and preparing food must only be done outside. Fire regulations forbid the use of private cooking appliances in the lodges, and the minimum distance from the houses is 25
Dogs: Dogs are usually not allowed in bedrooms, common rooms or rooms where meals are served. There are a few rooms that accommodate dogs, but this must be arranged in advance. The price for having a dog in your room is NOK 125 per dog per night.
The reservation is binding, and can be made both written and orally. The room reservation stands until 20:00, unless otherwise has been agreed in writing. It is important to let us know if you will not be coming. If the guest fails to cancel their room reservation, the manager may charge 100 % of the total amount (see cancellation fee).
Cancellation fee: the reservation may be cancelled without extra charge until two weeks prior to arrival. Upon cancellation 14–4 days prior to arrival, the manager may charge 50 % of the total amount. Upon cancellation 0 – 3 days prior to arrival, or in the event of no-show, the manager may charge 100 % of the total amount. Upon cancellation due to illness (medical certificate), force majeure etc., the manager may charge an expedition fee of NOK 200 per person, or a maximum of NOK 1000 for the entire group. Up to 15 days prior to arrival, the number of nights may be reduced without extra cost. Upon reducing the number of nights 14–4 days prior to arrival, the number of nights may be reduced up to 25 % without cost. 3–0 days prior to arrival, up to 10 % may be reduced without cost.
Payment: cash or credit card upon arrival
Access from Gjendesheim: take the ferry or walk along the lake or over Besseggen. Remember to book your ticket for the ferry.
Ferry: see www.gjende.no for information regarding ferry times and ticket prices. It is possible to send baggage with the boat. Baggage tags can be purchased in the reception.
Bus: see www.opplandstrafikk.no, www.nor-way.no, www.jvb.no and www.ruter.no.