Treat yourself to one of our

Hotel Packages

Make some memories with us. Take advantage of one of our packages – whether it’s a romantic evening for you and your loved one, an exciting hike to the Pulpit Rock, or a beautiful summer boat trip
along the majestic Lysefjord.

Romantic Stay

Let the romance flourish in our beautiful and rural surroundings just outside Sandnes.

Kronen Gaard is an intimate hotel with a rich history. When you stay with us, you remain close to the city, however enjoying the calmness of the countryside and local food from our neighbors.


Treat yourself to a romantic stay in one of our junior suites – the upgrade from a standard double room is a gift from us. A bottle of sparkling wine and a tray of fruits and chocolate will be waiting in your room upon your arrival.

3-course dinner

Enjoy your 3-course dinner for two at a beautifully-decorated table. Our menu focuses on seasonal ingredients local to the area.

The next morning, breakfast is happily served in your room, should you wish. Enjoy it and take a late check out, on us.

What’s included:

  • Accommodation in a standard double room or junior suite
  • A bottle of sparkling wine in the room
  • A fruit tray and chocolates in the room
  • A 3-course dinner with coffee
  • Use of in-room bathrobes and hotel slippers
  • Breakfast for two


Overnight stay including 3-course dinner

The halfboard package at Kronen Gaard Hotell includes breakfast and a delicious 3-course dinner featuring local and seasonal ingredients of the highest quality.

Included in this package:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • 3-course dinner including coffee

If you would like to get a tour and hear about the history behind Kronen Gaard Hotell, please let us know.

Historic route through Fjord Norway

Discovery Route

A historical journey through the Norwegian fjords, from Stavanger to Bergen. 

Discovery Route is the historic tourist route (Rv13) through Fjord Norway, from Stavanger to Bergen.

Established in the 1880s, when travellers came by horse and carriage to experience this spectacular landscape of mountains, glaciers, crystal clear rivers, roaring waterfalls, and pristine fjords. Today, this natural backdrop creates a unique diversity of outdoor activities and adventures. Whilst traveling the Discovery Route you will find iconic hiking trips, famous waterfalls, and some of the most visited attractions in Norway – Preikestolen & Trolltunga. Along the way, historical hotels will be your home.

Day 1: Welcome to Sandnes. Check-in to Kronen Gaard Hotell
Day 2: Suldal and Energihotellet
Day 3: Hardanger and Hotel Ullensvang
Day 4: Voss and Fleischer’s Hotel 
Day 5: Departure and new adventures 

Included in this package:

  • 1 night accommodation at Kronen Gaard Hotell including dinner and breakfast
  • 1 night accommodation at Energihotellet including dinner and breakfast
  • 1 night accommodation at Hotel Ullensvang including dinner and breakfast
  • 1 night accommodation at Fleicher’s Hotel including dinner at Seckman and breakfast.

Experience Lysefjorden

Cruise along Lysefjorden
and a daytrip to Flørli

Visit Flørli 4444 and hike the world’s longest wooden stairs!

Every Saturday and Sunday from May through September, Rødne Fjord Cruise will take you on a wonderful cruise through Lysefjorden and a daytrip to Flørli, where all 4,444 steps of the famous Flørli stairs await. In this package we have included one night’s accommodation, as the boat departs early in the morning. The start of this tour is therefore on a Friday or Saturday.

Flørli is an idyllic, roadless area that offers beautiful scenery, unique outdoor experiences, an exciting history of hydroelectric power, and a cozy café. Flørli is best known for having the world’s longest wooden staircase, with 4,444 steps in all. The top of the stairs is 750 meters above sea level. The climb is really worth the effort, since the fantastic views from the top include beautiful Lysefjorden and Preikestolen’s mountains.

Included in this package:

  • 1 night accommodation, dinner, and breakfast
  • Fjord cruise to Flørli
  • A visit to the exhibition in the historic hydropower station
  • “Today’s Lunch” at Flørli’s Kraft Kafé.

Experience Lysefjorden

3-hour Cruise along Lysefjorden
to the Pulpit Rock

The Lysefjord in Ryfylke is a well-kept secret. Here you will find the Pulpit Rock, or “Preikestolen” as we call it in Norwegian, which has been appointed one of the most spectacular viewpoints in the world. However, there is also so much more to see!

Surrounded by spectacular natural phenomenon such as the Pulpit Rock, the Kjerag mountain, rugged landscape and dramatic mountain formations, you’re in for a lovely day out on the fjord. Rødne Fjord Cruise’s new, all-electric speedboat “Rygerelektra” – a modern catamaran – takes you comfortably from Stavanger city centre and out into the stunning fjord landscape in one of Norway’s most beautiful fjords.

Included in this package:

  • 3-hour fjord cruise
  • 1 night accommodation and breakfast

Experience Lysefjorden

Cruise along Lysefjorden and
Hike to the Pulpit Rock

Are you fond of spectacular nature?

Then this combination tour is just right for you. Experience a cruise on the majestic Lysefjord, a hike to the Pulpit Rock, and a relaxing stay at a historical hotel.

Day 1 – Check-in at GamlaVærket
Day 2 – Fjord cruise along Lysefjorden and hike to the Pulpit Rock
Day 3 – Check-out and new adventures?

We also recommend that you extend your stay in Rogaland and fill up the memory book with more great adventures. Visit the quaint sandy beaches of Jæren, hike to the Pulpit Rock and Kjerag or other nature areas, experience Flørli – the world’s oldest wooden stairway with 4444 stairs, or simply enjoy the culinary and cultural scene of Stavanger.

This package is available from May through September.

Included in this package:

  • Fjord cruise with Rødne Fjord Cruise
  • Transport
  • Drop-off in Stavanger
  • 2 nights’ accommodation, dinner, and breakfast

Guided kayak tour

Kayaking in the fjord

Join a guided tour in the archipelago outside Jørpeland, by the beginning of the Lysefjord!

Explore the magical feeling of sliding soundlessly through the water and enjoy the spectacular scenery along the way. From the kayak you might see birds, jumping salmon, seals, and eagles along the beautiful coastline. You’ll also get to see old burial sites from the Iron Age and a view of “Solspeilet” – the Norwegian Stonehenge, situated in the middle of the archipelago outside Jørpeland.

This – in combination with a stay at a historical hotel – makes for a splendid and memorable getaway!

Included in this package:

  • Guided kayak tour in the archipelago outside Jørpeland
  • Packed lunch from the hotel
  • 1 night accommodation, dinner, and breakfast