Fiskeværet Skipnes (copy)

Address: Barkestad, 8426 Barkestad  show map
Location: Øksnes (Fjord area, Coastal area)

Fishermen's cabins | The Skipnes Fishing Village is located in beautiful natural surroundings that feature the best that Vesterålen has to offer. Join us and experience a close relationship to mountains and fjords, birds and fish, the midnight sun and much more, all in historic and peaceful surroundings.

The venerable old fishing village of Skipnes offers rorbu holidays and memorable experiences. The facility is located on the non-trafficked seaward side of the Vesterålen islands, well sheltered on a natural harbour. Come to Skipnes and enjoy rorbu accommodations. Peace, calmness and renewed inspiration for the soul.

50 beds distributed among 7 rorbu cabins. Each rorbu fisherman’s cabin has from 3 to 11 beds, a small kitchen and toilet/shower facilities.
Boats for hire, fishing, excursions to ”Tinden”.
Each week, primarily on Saturdays, different concerts are arranged.
Art gallery.

Facilities and services

  • Fjord area Coastal area Close to mountain Mountain view Nature area Sea view
  • Room facilities
    Cooking facilities Refrigerator
  • Eat & Drink on site
    Bar Kiosk Cooking facilities Dinner served Restaurant


  • Credit cards accepted
    Credit cards accepted

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