Frequently Asked Questions - FAQ
How do I get to the island Vengsøy/cabins?
From Tromsø Airport it is 30min by car to the location Bellvik from where you need to take the ferry to Vengsøy. You can take your car with you on the ferry (paid fee), or a taxi can drop you off. The cabins are on walkingdistance from the ferrystop on Vengsøy. We advise you to plan your trip with the ferry in advance. Based on the check-in and check-out, we recommend:
From Bellvik to Vengsøy*
14:00: 7 days a week
17:10: 7 days a week
From Vengsøy to Bellvik*
08:55: weekdays from monday to friday
09:15 or 10:40: on saturdays
10:00: on sundays
*Please doublecheck these times online for any changes or different times during holidays.
Do you accept creditcards?
The payment is in advance of your visit ( we accept: Visa, Mastercard or banktransfer).
Is there a supermarket?
Yes, next to our property there is a local small shop "Matkroken" -walking distance from the cabin. Basic grocery assortment in food and drinks
What kind of activities do you offer?
We offer tailor-made activity packages based on the season with a local guide.
Possible to rent a boat?
You can rent a boat in the spring and summer season. We have different boats to rent out. Please contact me for the prices and availability.
Is the cabin suitable for a family with kids/baby?
Yes, please let me know if you want to have a babycrib. So we can setup the foldable babybed. For small kids the playground at the local school on the island is always open to visit and I can show you small hikes (short distance) perfect with kids and where you can warm up in a typical Norwegian style bonfire tent.
Are pets allowed?
On request. Please contact me: email@example.com
Smoking in the cabin?
No, we smoking is not allowed in the cabins.
How do I get the key?
Let me know your arrival shedule with the ferry for the check-in.
Can I drink the tapwater?
The tap water in Norway is of excellent quality. You can drink the tap water. Bottled water can be bought in the small supermarkt next to our property.
Fireplace? Do I need to bring wood?
In the cabins is no fireplace, but outside are several spots to make your own bonfire. Bring your own wood and I show you the best places.
Do I need to make a booking for the jacuzzi? How does it work?
Reservations for the jacuzzi can be made via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Check in / check out time?
The times are related to the ferry schedule.
Can I buy drinks and beer on the island?
Please be aware of the regulations in Norway regarding buying alcohol and the times supermarkts are allowed to sell.
Fishing equipment can we rent this?
You can bring your own fishing equipment. If not I am willing to help you with this.
Is there a basic cooking / cleaning assortment available in the Cabin?
You can find a basic cleaning assortment for the kitchen in the cabin:
No shoes in the cabin
Please keep your shoes at the door. Due to the weather conditions rain and snow we do not want to carry that all inside the cabin.
Wifi in the cabin
In all cabins we offer free WIFI including during your stay. You can find the WIFI code in the welcome map in the cabin.