No place evokes the holiday atmosphere quite like Kronen Gaard Hotell.

Welcome Drink / Aperitif

We welcome you to start things off with our warm, delicious, Christmas aperitif with white wine, apples, cinnamon, and Christmas spices.

kr 82,- pr person


Lobster soup with fresh ginger and lemongrass,
garnished with vegetables and king prawns


Kronen Gaard’s juniper berry-smoked reindeer plum

with lingonberry cream, pickled beets, herb salad, sherry syrup, and glazed hazelnuts

*The entire party must have the same starter.

Main Course

Crispy friend svineribbe (pork ribs)
served with Idsøe’s Christmas sausage and meatballs, prunes, apples, 
and homemade red cabbage salad

Freshly baked potatoes and red sauce

Smoked pinnekjøtt (lamb ribs) 
served with homemade mashed rutabaga, bacon bits, and boiled potatoes

We recommend beer, aquavit, or an enjoyable red wine to accompany the food.

Dessert buffet

Homemade caramel pudding with cognac cream

Multekrem (cloudberries and cream) drizzled with cloudberry liqueur and homemade cookie crumbs

Creamy rice pudding with real vanilla and cherry sauce

Assorted fruit tray, Christmas cookies, figs, and dates

Christmas in Kronen Gaard Hotel 

Driving up the driveway lined with massive, old beech trees adorned with lights, walking up to the hotel through a torch-lit path, and sitting by a fire burning bright in the dark winter night; it’s easy to feel the festive, yet cozy ambiance that comes with the holidays in Norway when you’re at Kronen Gaard Hotell.

The scent of Christmas greets you right when you walk in through the door, as it wafts through from our open kitchen. We serve a variety of delicious, traditional Christmas food that you are sure to enjoy.


We can offer:

Christmas breakfast every day, NOK 185
Let the Christmas spirit subside, and enjoy a long and delicious Christmas breakfast with friends, family or colleagues. We serve what belongs to a traditional Christmas breakfast such as smoked salmon, scrambled eggs, home-baked bread, Christmas herring and several other delights…

Christmas lunch, Monday – Friday NOK 395
Take a break from everyday life, gather good friends and colleagues for our traditional Christmas lunch. Let the good conversations flow over a delicious home-cooked meal, and create new memories for years to come.

Midweek Christmas Party, Monday – Thursday NOK 525, –
Enjoy our delicious and traditional Christmas food in the middle of the week in our historic surroundings. We can not promise that snowflakes will fall, but we guarantee that the mood rises and a Christmas party that fills both you and your colleagues with a good old-fashioned Christmas mood.

Christmas Party, Fridays and Saturdays, NOK 695
Kronen Gaard’s Christmas Buffet is served from our open kitchen. Here you can see our chefs prepare and present our delightfully delicious food. Included in the price is venue rental, as well as Christmas-decorated tables with white tablecloths, light and linen napkins.

Christmas dinner on Sundays
Advent is the time to gather and let the Christmas spirit take hold with good friends, family and colleagues. We look forward to inviting both young and old to our popular family Christmas Party with a Christmas-decorated hotel and Sunday dinner consisting of traditional hot Christmas food, cold delicacies and not least our delicious desserts and Christmas temptations


We have several venues within the hotel, each varying in size and design. We can arrange for your party to be in our restaurant, De Gamle Stuene, or in one of our other venues – Bryggerhuset, Kongeloftet, De Gamle Kjøkkenet, or Kronesalen – depending on the size of your party.

Location / Getting there

Only 21.6 kilometers and a 20-minute drive from Stavanger city center, 12 kilometers and an 11-minute drive from Forus, and 4 kilometers and an 8-minute drive from Sandnes city center, Kronen Gaard Hotell’s location is ideal for any company celebrating the holidays.

Spend the night with us!

Kronen Gaard has a total of 32 beautiful rooms with a wonderful atmosphere. Check in well before dinner and have a calm start while you dress up for the evening. Enjoy good food in good company and do not think about ordering a taxi … When the evening is over, there is nothing better than crawling into a good warm bed and starting the next day with a delicious Christmas breakfast in a quiet environment.

Prices for rooms:
Starting from NOK 1295 ,-

Contact us for booking

+47 51 60 83 00

Contact Information

Kronen Gaard Hotell

Lutsiveien 70
4309 Sandnes

Phone: +47 51 60 83 00
Fax: +47 51 60 83 01

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