Rjukan Hotell is a traditional, but newly renovated city hotel in the centre of Rjukan. Experience the technological development that has been important for the industry of the 20th century. This combined with our interesting war history, activities and events on the mountain and in the city makes Rjukan Hotell the hub for you vacation. Our history is in and on the walls.

Only 2,5 hours from Oslo you’ll find the lovely combination of cultural and historical experience in the city, the fresh mountain air and exciting outdoor activities all year in the city and at the Gausta mountains.


Our conference rooms and meeting rooms are separate from the rest of the hotel, on the 5th floor. Here you will get the space, and the calm to complete your event under the best conditions.

The hotel can offer two conference rooms and one smaller meeting room. Perfect for smaller meetings, bigger conferences or as a venue for parties.

If you would like to book rooms and dinner for your event, we can give you a good price.


In our restaurant, D2O, we are ready to serve you.

We make sure that food and drink is a part of your experience when you visit us. Either if you stay the night, or if you just stop by, our chef and personnel are ready to give you a great culinary experience. Enjoy your food in cosy surroundings and an atmosphere that contributes to the experience.

07 AM – 10 AM weekdays
08 AM – 10 AM Saturday & Sunday

11 AM – 3 PM every day

4 PM – 8 PM Sunday – Thursday
4 PM – 9 PM Friday & Saturday


Rjukan offers a unique combination of Norwegian industry and war history, and possibilities for a multitude of activities in nature. If you prefer the great experiences in nature, or want to immerse yourself in culture or history, Rjukan is the place to experience more, all through the year.


The ski season at Gausta lasts from December to April. With a total of 13 lifts and 35 slopes, the area has skiing experiences for everyone. Here you will find a ski and snowboard school, private lessons, alpine slopes of varying degrees of difficulty, a snow park with rails, and off-piste. From the city enter of Rjukan you can take the mountain buss up to Gausta. The bus departs 5 times a day.

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At Vemork museum you’ll experience both the industry and war history which has shaped Rjukan as a city and gotten them on UNESCOs World Heritage list. Vemork was the scene of one of Norway’s most important sabotage missions during World War 2, when Norwegian saboteurs hindered the Germans in developing nuclear weapons by using the heavy water produced here.

Find opening hours and prices here


Gaustatoppen offers excursions and activities both in the summer and the winter. 1833 meters above sea level Gaustatoppen gives you the widest view in southern Norway. In clear weather you can see approximately one sixth of Norway. On the top of the mountain, you`ll find Gaustatoppen Tourist Cabin. The cabin is built in 1893 of natural stone from the mountain. The inside is newly renovated and houses a small cafè where you can get coffee, soda, hot dogs and waffles.

Gaustatoppen i solnedgang


We can offer different room options, if you’re traveling alone, with a partner, friends or as a family. We have 28 double rooms, and 11 family rooms. All rooms are equipped with wifi and TV. And your breakfast is of course included in the price when you stay with us.

We are currently developing a digital booking system. Until this is in place, we would like you to use this booking form so we can handle your request in a quick and orderly fashion.

Look forward to seeing you!