Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Bergen

Take a holiday to Bergen and enjoy the area's museums, history and live music. Travellers to this walkable city praise the seafood restaurants, shopping and local tours. Local cultural sights include Hanseatic Museum and Grieg Hall. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Bergen

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Bergen a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Floibanen Funicular (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Bryggen Waterfront (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Bergen Aquarium (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Stoltzekleiven (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Ulriken Cable Car (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Vannkanten Waterworld (3.7 mi / 6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bergen

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bergen is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Floyen (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Festplassen (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Nygard Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Helleneset Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Arboretum and Botanical Garden (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Austrevagen (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bergen

Fly into Bergen (BGO-Flesland), the closest airport, located 8 mi (12.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Stord (SRP-Sorstokken), which is 41.3 mi (66.5 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Bergen Station, Bergen Arna Station and Bergen Takvam Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Bergen by jumping on the metro at Byparken Station, Nonneseteren Station or Bystasjonen Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bergen?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 167 holiday lettings around Bergen. From 42 flats & apartments to 110 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a seaside property in Bergen?

Nothing compares to sand between your toes and salt spray on your skin. It's time to rally the clan for some serious beach action. There are 35 beachside getaway homes to pick from. Alternatively, you might like trying a different sort of holiday setting. HomeAway has countless rental options to pick from, including:

  • 35 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 32 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 28 rural holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Bergen?

Say goodbye to standardized, cookie cutter hotel-chain rooms. Our house holiday rentals offer a personal touch — and all the space you could possibly need! There are 117 houses currently available on HomeAway. Prices begin at £69 a night. Or maybe you'd prefer one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Apartment: 47 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £52 per night.
  • Hotel: 34 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £75 per night.
  • Cabin: 11 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £139 per night.

Can I stay in Bergen in a large group?

The recipe for an unforgettable holiday is spending time with loved ones in an entirely new place. If you're hitting the road with a large group, HomeAway has options for you. House holiday rentals are the leading choice for large groups, with 30 listed here. In this area, the rental properties that are suitable for larger sized groups include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we've got 45 holiday rentals suited to that size. Book a night for as little as £129.
  • If you have 5 in your group, you'll be thrilled to hear that there are 28 rental accommodation that are perfect. The starting price is £69 per night.
  • Trying to find holiday rentals to suit 8 guests? You'll be glad to know we have 26 that'll be ideal. You can grab one from just £106 a night.

You and the squad will be well looked after when you book your Bergen travels with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Bergen?

Give the flick to dull cookie-cutter chain-hotel rooms! Enjoy the ease of living like one of the locals in a cost-effective holiday rental instead. Get a load of the unique options available to book on HomeAway. Engen is a terrific area to investigate if you want to keep a handle on your budget. HomeAway has 13 holiday rentals, and the average price is an agreeable £152 per night. Nygård is another place to check out. HomeAway has holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £154 a night.