Napoleon’s northern flank, crucial for Norway’s independence, April 9th, 1940, Blücher, military strategic fortresses that protected Norway. Today – cultural arenas, experience centers and storytellers. Through the phrase “using it is its best protection” we are helping to create living fortresses all year long! Keep creating the stories of the future on the fortresses as you too! Our hotels can offer amazing experiences. Just like Colonel Birger Eriksen, the fortresses are still places for important decisions, weddings, conferences and all kinds of meetings can be conducted in some of Norway’s most important and exciting halls.
At Kongsvinger Fortress is the Festningen Hotel & Resort. At the top of Kongsvinger you can invite friends, acquaintances, family or colleagues to a contentful stay in our beautiful, high standard, hotel. The altogether renovated 28-room complex is perfect for companies, conferences and meetings. Do you want a weekend-stay out of the ordinary? Then Festningen Hotel & Resort is the place you are looking for.
Since 2004 we have ran a hotel and restaurant business at Oscarsborg Hotel & Resort. We have 89 quest rooms, several conference rooms, banqueting rooms and a wide range of activities. The fortress is only four minutes by boat from Drøbak. At our beautiful hotel you can dance in the ballroom under the flag that waved at the Fortress April 9th 1940. Oscarsborg has been, and still is, the place for the important decisions.
Right in the heart of idyllic Drøbak, you will find Reenskaug Hotel. Centrally located just 50 meters from the Oslo Fjord, the hotel has been a favorite resort for more than 100 years. Our hotel is the best starting point for good experiences in romantic, and picturesque, surroundings. We attach importance to maintaining traditions and maintaining distinctive character. The result is a modern hotel with a lot of history in the walls….
The story tells us that there was previously a gentlemen’s club where only members of Christiania Military Society had access. Today the house is open to anyone who wants a styling setting around the conference or happening. Feel free to combine your stay at one of our Fortresses at Kongsvinger Fortress or Oscarsborg Fortress.