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Overview of Brakanes Hotel

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Private beach, rowing, fishing
Indoor pool
Indoor pool

Brakanes Hotel

3.5 out of 5

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationUlvik Church3 min walk
    Popular LocationHaugsåsen25 min drive
    Popular LocationKjeasen Mountain Farm52 min drive

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Single Room, Sea View

  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Twin Bed

Double or Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds, Sea View

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Double or Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds

4.1/5 guest room rating
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Standard Single Room

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Twin Bed

About this area


Located in Ulvik, Brakanes Hotel is connected to the convention center. Local points of interest include Ulvik Church, Hardangerfjord, and Haugsåsen. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and water skiing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ulvik Church - 3 min walk
  • Haugsåsen - 25 min drive
  • Skjervsfossen Waterfall - 32 min drive
  • Hardangervidda Nature Centre - 38 min drive
  • Kjeasen Mountain Farm - 52 min drive

Getting around

  • Ygre Station - 38 min drive


  • Den Grøne Kafe — 3 min walk
  • Osa Cafe — 9 min drive

About this property

Brakanes Hotel

Delightful beach hotel with a sauna
At Brakanes Hotel, hit the private sand beach, relax by an indoor pool, or spend the day at a marina. All 142 rooms offer free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs, and hair dryers.
Brakanes Hotel offers 142 accommodations with hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers. This Ulvik hotel provides complimentary wired Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a private beach, an indoor pool, and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free offsite parking

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–10:00 AM: NOK 175 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges

Things to do

  • Access to nearby health club
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Helicopter/airplane tours
  • Indoor pool
  • Nightclub
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool


  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center


  • Garden
  • Marina onsite
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk

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The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.



Check-in from 4:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets allowed for an extra charge of NOK 150 per pet, per night

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NOK 500.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are available for NOK 200.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: NOK 175 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: NOK 150 per pet, per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NOK 200.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: NOK 500.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Brakanes Hotel
Brakanes Hotel Ulvik
Brakanes Ulvik
Hotel Brakanes
Brakanes Hotel Hotel
Brakanes Hotel Ulvik
Brakanes Hotel Hotel Ulvik

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Brakanes Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Brakanes Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Brakanes Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Brakanes Hotel?
As of Apr 15, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Brakanes Hotel on May 12, 2021 start from $195, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Brakanes Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool.
Is Brakanes Hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of NOK 150 per pet, per night.
How much is parking at Brakanes Hotel?
There is free parking nearby.
What time is check-in at Brakanes Hotel?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Brakanes Hotel?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Brakanes Hotel located?
Located in Ulvik, this beachfront hotel is in the city center, 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Ulvik Church, and 4.7 mi (7.5 km) from Hardangerfjord. Haugsåsen and Mikkel Parken are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 23 out of 82 reviews
5 - Excellent 28%
Rating 4 - Good. 29 out of 82 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 21 out of 82 reviews
3 - Okay 26%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 82 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 82 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Very friendly staff and beautiful views. Room was very basic. Breakfast was a disappointment probably due to Coach crowd. Dinner was very good
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderful view
View, View, View. What a view of this hotel. Unfortunately, I did not get a room with view. But I do spend time on the restaurant, and rest place that can enjoy the wonderful view. However, the hotel itself is kind of out-dated. need some work on the room. Staff are helpful, breakfast is good.

3/5 Okay

Hated that could not get away from people smoking under the windows and outside the doors.

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing vistas from the lobby and room. ANYTHING about the room that didn't meet my satisfaction was EASILY overlooked due to the beautiful sites to be seen. The food in the restaurant was also excellent! A great stay, I recommend others stay here too!

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