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Official information for Åndalsnes and Romsdalen since 1930

Isterdalsbu is a charming cabin situated in the adventurous Isterdalen valley. Nestled in the middle of Romsdalen’s greatest mountain world. An endless number of nature experiences are waiting, right from the door step.

Isterdalsbu is situated only 8 kilometres from Åndalsnes, in Isterdalen Valley, close to Trollstigen.
In a stunning environment, nestled in the beautiful Isterdalen valley you find the cosy cabin Isterdalsbu. Feel the silence and enjoy the fantastic view of the famous mountains The Bishop, The King and The Queen in the suth, and the panoramic view of Romsdalseggen ridge in the north-west.  
A visit to Trollstigen and the viewpoints, with the spectacular overlook over Isterdalen valley and the mountains around attracts hords of tourists from all over the world every Summer. In Winter the area is a winter wonderland. You can see the snow capped mountains in all directions, inviting you to explore all the natural beauty Romsdalen can offer, by skiing, hiking, biking, paddling, or on a sightseeing tour with car or bus.

When staying in Isterdalsbu you have a short distance to the ski touring eldorado in Romsdalen. Isfjorden, Vengedalen and Skorgedalen, Måndalen and Innfjorden are places well known for famous ski touring mountains, and Isterdalsbu is right in the middle, within a 20 minutes drive from them all. When Trollstigen opens in May you can even enjoy a late winter season with magic ski touring experiences only a few minutes drive from Isterdalsbu. We will be happy to help you to get in contact with experienced mountains- and ski guides.

If you just would like a gentle ski tour experience it is possible to put on the skis on the doorstep and follow the ski tracks in the valley.


The cabin has two bedrooms, sleeps 4 – 6 people.

Well equipped kitchen with fridge, stove, and a freeze.

Ready made beds.

Bathroom with shower.



How to get here

You can arrive in Åndalsnes with train, it takes only 5 – 6 hours from Oslo, and 4 hours from Trondheim. We offer pick-up service from the train station. It is also possible to arrive in Molde with a plane, and take the bus to  Åndalsnes. When staying in Romsdalen it is very convenient to use a car to get around.

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions or if you’d like som more information:

 +47 905 84 510

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