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Nordre Ekre gardshotell & restaurant
Heidalsvegen 1265
N-2677 Nedre Heidal
GPS: 61.732092,  9.369534

Phone: (+47) 61 23 41 13 | (+47) 481 20 866

Electric car charging stations:
One type 2 socket and two 3 dedicated Tesla chargers. See more under FAQ below.





Distances (in km)
Oslo 300
OSL Airport Gardermoen  240
Lillehammer 117
Øyer – Hunderfossen 100
Vinstra 30
Sjoa 12
Otta 24
Trondheim 268
Beitostølen 84
Geiranger 152
Lom 63
Vågåmo 30
Bergen 410
Ålesund 293


Is the hotel well situated as a starting point for the Besseggen ridge hike? and other frequently asked questions

Here are answers to the questions we get most often!

  • Can I charge my electric car at the hotel?

    Yes, there is 3 charging stations at the hotel. 1 of them is a type 2 socket with 3,7KW. The other two are dedicated Tesla chargers with 11KW. The charging stations is for guests only.

  • Am I allowed to bring a dog ?

    Yes, dogs are welcome, but please let us know you are bringing your dog when you book the room. We make a one-time surcharge of NOK 200 for extra cleaning if you bring a dog in the room.

  • Should I pre- order dinner?

    Yes, please. We rely on pre-orders in the restaurant, and if you do not order, there is  a risk that we d will not have a table for you, or more of today’s menu.


  • Do you change the menu to suit allergy sufferers and vegetarians?

    Yes, we make the necessary adjustments to the menu for allergy sufferers and those with special dietary requirements. We also offer a vegetarian or vegan menu if desired. But please let us know of these requirements when you make your reservation.

  • Is breakfast included

    When you book a room directly from Nordre Ekre, breakfast is always included in the price!

  • What time are check in and check out?

    Check in is from 4 pm and check-out is before 11 am.
    If you need to arrive earlier, please let us know, and we will prioritize your room.

  • Is the hotel well situated as a starting point for the Besseggen ridge hike?

    Yes, we can be a good starting point for Besseggen, but you should allow 1 hour and 15 minutes travel time for driving. We can make up a breakfast tray and deliver to your room if you want to start your hike early. Just be sure to let us know the day before. Schedules for the boat ride that most people combine with the Besseggen hike, can be found at gjendebåtene

  • Is it far to Geiranger and Sognefjorden?

    Not really. In the summer season when the mountain roads are open, it’s about 150 km to Geiranger (by Route 15), which means a drive of about 2 hours 30 mins. To Skjolden in Sogn the distance is 140 km (by Route 55) and the trip takes about 2 hours 20 minutes.

Farm history

Read about the history of the farm, and it`s buildings