A hotel with a unique and historic atmosfere


Finse 1222 is the name of the hotel which is located on the highest point of the Bergen Railway, 1222 meters above the sea level. It was first opened in 1909, at the same time as the Bergen Railway was completed. Finse is only reachable by train or on foot, the platform is located two hours east of Bergen and just over four hours west of Oslo. The hotel is located on the platform with a fantastic view of amongst other things, the glacier Hardangerjøkulen. Finse is surrounded by stunning scenery of the beautiful mountain nature, both in winter and summer. Finse 1222 is open for the winter season from January to the end of May, and the summer season is open from July to mid-October. The hotel has 41 rooms and 109 beds.

Finse 1222 opened in 1909


The hotel opened in 1909 at the same time as the Bergen Railway line was opened. The building has undergone major changes throughout the years, however, the historic essence still is within the walls. There are many exciting stories to tell about the start-up of the Finse city, the polar heroes and Star Wars.

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Simple and charming rooms


There are 41 rooms with a total of 109 beds, spread over three floors. About half of the rooms are double rooms, but we also have a few single rooms. The larger rooms are well suited for families or groups who want to stay together. All the rooms have simple...

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A restaurant with a manorial experience


The restaurant and food have always been an important part of the Finse 1222 experience. We know that meals are important for guests who are traveling, whether with family or with colleagues. Therefore, we have skilled chefs preparing everything from scratch, and not taking any shortcuts.

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