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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Early breakfast, serving yourself in the kitchen-like buffe, getting all the assistance you need - if you need or serve yourself with bacon, fry your own eggs. Sunny side up, over easy or any style you like. Good selection of salmon, hering or just cereals of your taste. This is not overwhelming, but cosy and comfortable. Bedrooms meet any standard...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 18 May 2016

beautiful place right next to the sea (no Ocean view unfortunately). we got a greate room, spacious og clean. the decorating was tastefull. located in a really calm area, it was very relaxing. even though there was a union strike in norway during Our visit (inluding all hotel staff, restaurant ect) we still got a nice breakfast, and the hotel...

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Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 2 November 2015

We spent a weekend at Hovde Gård to relax, eat well and go for long walks on the beach. The houses were beautiful as expected, the personel nice and helpful but the rest was quite a disappointment. The food was fat and salty and the pizza was like a focaccia with tomatosauce. There were no walking paths in the area,...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Arriving at this former school converted to a hotel, I was quite impressed with what I saw and learned. The main building houses the restaurant, a top floor bar and some rooms while the former barn houses a restaurant, wine cellar and some rooms. I realised a lot of money has gone into the refurbishment and it all seems well...

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Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 18 March 2015

My second stay, once again as a part of a business conference. And usually, I have to stay at boring, clinically, soulless chain hotels. (I try not to stay in chain hotels when I have holiday...) The atmospehere is rustic, while the rooms are modern at the same time. SOme of the buildings are spread out, my bnedroom had an...

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Vinjeoera, Norway
Reviewed 27 October 2014 via mobile

For renovation work costing 35 million Norwegian kroner [€4M] you would expect something special. Gård in norwegian means farm, Hovde Gård is anything but, and it is special, from the main house dating from 1923 to the barn conversion completed in 2014, little has been spared. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Our room was tastefully decorated and was...

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Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 25 September 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for work strategy meetings. The meals served very very good. The main building as well as the rooms were great. Excellent sleep quality. The restaurant was very cozy and served food as well as drinks in the bar. I would recommend a visit here to anyone.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Stayed two nights whilst on a tour, part of a large group and simply one of the best hotels I have used ever. Nice single room, with a good sized bed (not always found in Norway). The lack of a phone may strike some as odd, here it was an advantage. Lovely looking buildings. The dining room cum lounge and...

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Reviewed 3 February 2013

Stayed at this hotel for two nights late January 2013. I had a single room in one of the adjacent buildings called the "annex". The room where not very big, but modern and delicate. Staff seemed welcoming and professional, and the kitchen served very good food in the barn. All in all a nice stay in a very nice hotel.

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Nyon
Reviewed 26 October 2012

I had the pleaseure staying at Hovde Gard for a weekend with a school reunion. The buildings are absolutely beautiful and so well renovated. The ladies stayed in the Portner bolig and there was a nice big living room downstairs with a kitchen for those who wanted to make their own dinner. We had a pizza buffet in the verz...

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After an extensive renovation, Hovde Gard opened their doors in March 2009 as a hotel, restaurant, spa and guest principal for conferences, weddings and partys, and can now offer 35 modern and elegant rooms. Hovde Gard has its own boat house, a 49 meter catamaran to be used in tours for groups up to 20 people. ... more   less 

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Address: Hovdeveien 10, Brekstad 7130, Norway
Region: Norway > Central Norway > Sor-Trondelag > Brekstad
Price Range: $207 - $267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 35
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“I have stayed 4 times in the barn (rebuilt) and enjoy good sleep any night”
 of 5 bubbles larsandersl, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to ask for a room in the annex. My impression is that these are the newest and best rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Finnerikkescreenname, 3 Feb 2013 | Read review
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