A journey back in time

Historical Accommodations in the Heart of Sandnes

GamlaVærket offers 37 classic and historical hotel rooms, each furnished in its own unique style. Our walls are decorated with pieces of poetry and handmade décor.

GamlaVærket’s bridal suite is quite possibly one of the finest in this region. It features a king-sized bed, jacuzzi, living area, as well as coffee and tea amenities.

To give you a great start to your day, a full European breakfast is always included in your stay.

The breakfast buffet is open from 07:00 to 10:00 on weekdays, and 08:00 to 11:00 on weekends.

  • Comfortable beds
    Wake up fully rested
  • Free high-speed Wi-Fi
    Surf the web as much as you’d like
  • Smart TV in all rooms
    Stream all your favorite movies and TV shows
  • Breakfast is always included
    Enjoy a delicious European breakfast

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Unique Rooms in a Classic and Historical Style

Standard Single Room

15 square meters
1 person
Free high-speed Wi-Fi
Breakfast is always included

Our Single Room features wooden flooring, a comfortable single bed, and private bathroom. The room is equipped with a work desk, Smart TV, telephone, hairdryer, and heater.

From 1095,- kr per night

Standard Double Room

22 square meters
2 persons
Free high-speed Wi-Fi
Breakfast is always included

Our Standard Double Room features wooden flooring, a large double bed, and a private bathroom. The room is equipped with a Smart TV, telephone, coffee machine, hairdryer, heater, work desk, wardrobe, and a comfortable armchair.

From 1495,- kr per night

Historical Double Room

22 square meters
2 persons
Free high-speed Wi-Fi
Breakfast is always included

Each of our historical rooms are unique and face Langgaten. Our Historical Double Room features wooden flooring and a private bathroom. There can be either two comfortable single beds, or one large double bed. The room is also equipped with a Smart TV, telephone, hairdryer, heater, work desk, and a comfortable armchair.

From 1695,- kr per night


45 square meters
2 persons
Free high-speed Wi-Fi
Breakfast is always included
Private Jacuzzi

GamlaVærket’s Suite features antique furnishings, wooden flooring, its own living room, jacuzzi, and private bathroom. It features a large and comfortable double bed, wardrobe, Smart TV, as well as coffee and tea amenities.
The Suite is also equipped with a telephone, a hairdryer, bathrobes and bath products, as well as a heater for the colder months.

From 3000,- kr per night


The smell of freshly brewed coffee and freshly baked bread – a great start to the day! Our breakfast buffet is open to everyone, both for hotel guests and drop-ins.

GamlaVærket’s breakfast buffet service is from 07:00 to 10:00 on weekdays and 08:00 to 11:00 on weekends.

Breakfast is always included in the room rate. For drop-in guests, the price is 169, – kr per person.

Romantic Package

Book a romantic weekend with us at GamlaVærket. We provide a romantic setting throughout the weekend where you and your loved one can enjoy each other’s company in a charming and historical setting.

The romance begins right when you step into our doors. You’ll find a bottle of bubbly and a tray of fresh fruit in your room. Then for dinner –  a quiet, romantic, candlelit 3-course meal for two in the gallery.

Through Four Season Spa, one of our neighbors along Langgata, we can provide spa and skincare treatments, should you wish for a relaxing activity in the city. You can follow this up with a stroll through Sandnes city center, where there are a lot of shopping opportunities. Should you prefer an outdoor activity in the beautiful Norwegian mountains, we can recommend plenty of nearby hiking activities, such as Dalsnuten, Preikestolen, and 7-nutsturen.

The package price is 3195, – kr for 1 night for two people, in a historic double room, with a bottle of sparkling and fruit plate that is ready upon arrival. This also includes luxurious in-room bathrobes, a 3-course dinner and a delicious breakfast buffet in the restaurant.

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Good to know

Arrival & Departure

You may check in from 15:00 on the day of arrival. On the day of departure, you must check out by 12:00 noon. Your room is reserved until 18:00 on the day of arrival. If you are arriving later than 18:00, you must guarantee your reservation with a credit card. If the reservation is neither prepaid nor guaranteed for late arrival, your booking may be cancelled without notice at 18:00.

Cancellations and No-Shows
Unless otherwise agreed upon, booking cancellations must be made by 12:00 on the day before arrival. In the event of late cancellations and no-shows, the room rate for the first night stay will be charged.

Sandnes city center has plenty of available street parking spaces, payable via an automated payment machine (accepts coins or cards), a parking meter, or an app (EasyPark). Most of these parking spaces are short-term; this is to guarantee circulation within the narrow streets of the city center, so that everyone can eventually find a free space.

 In certain streets, such as St. Olavs gate, there are a few long-term parking spaces available. Be sure to check the signs carefully.

Bystasjonen Parking Garage (350 meters from the hotel)
Every day: 06:00 – 24:00
Bystasjonen is a secure parking building with 345 spaces available for public use. It is equipped with ample lighting and a parking space detection system to make it easier to find available spaces.

If you are driving an electric vehicle, seek spaces marked with white lights.
If you have a handicapped parking permit, seek spaces marked with blue lights.
The rest of the ordinary parking spaces are marked with green lights.

Bystasjonen is equipped with a camera system that can detect license plates.
With an Autopay profile, all you have to do is drive in and out.

To register and pay for parking, click hereThe first hour of parking is free.

Electric Vehicles
There are 3 charging stations in Sandnes:
Eidsvollgata (by Vitenfabrikken), Storgata 52, and Langgata 66.