About Malangen Resort

Malangen Resort is resort in Balsfjord, Northern Norway, providing high quality accommodation, dining and activities for the corporate and leisure markets.

This modern, purpose-built resort has an idyllic waterfront location on the picturesque Malangen Peninsula, just an hour’s drive from Tromsø, the largest city in Northern Norway. During the winter season, we aim to be the leading Northern Lights resort in the Tromsø region, providing complete solutions involving transport, accommodation, dining and Northern Lights adventures. This is the perfect place for business or pleasure, offering a unique combination of fjord and mountain and everything needed for a memorable stay within easy walking distance. Accommodation is available in a choice of hotel room, apartment, sea-view cabin, deluxe sea-view cabin or deluxe waterfront cabin – all offering a high standard of quality and comfort and spectacular views. Our restaurant specialises in North Norwegian cuisine made from fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Malangen Resort has a total of 86 accommodation units and can accommodate up to 360 guests.


Conference & Business

Our conference facilities can cater for meetings, courses or conferences of up to 325 people, while our restaurant seats 100 guests. This can be extended for larger events. All conference rooms have floor to ceiling windows on one wall, offering stunning views of the fjord and mountains.

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Activities & Nature

Nature-based activities form an important part of the Malangen Resort experience. In winter, this is one of Northern Norway’s Northern Lights hotspots, while in summer it’s a great place to relax and enjoy the Midnight Sun and never ending summer’s day. We offer high quality seasonal adventures at our very own wilderness camp, Camp Nikka, located in the pristine mountains within walking distance of the resort. In winter our guests can choose between snowmobile safaris, dog sledding, ice fishing and our unique Northern Lights Watch.

On-site recreational facilities include our glass-fronted sauna, open air hot tubs and Aurora event cabin.

You can book & purchace some of activities online!


About Malangen

Malangen boasts beautiful and distinctive nature offering a taste of both fjord and mountains. In the Municipality of Balsfjord, you will discover the Malangen Peninsula. Here in this natural gem, you can enjoy business or pleasure on the water’s edge or in the mountains.

The majority of the Malangen Peninsula is located in the Municipality of Balsfjord, while a small part of the peninsula’s outermost area is located in the Municipality of Tromsø.
Balsfjord is Northern Norway’s largest agricultural municipality, with a population of around 6000. Malangen was formerly a municipality in its own right and in earlier times the locals said that the municipal boundary also marked the boundary for grain cultivation. Malangen has long been regarded as one of the most desirable areas for holiday homes/cabins.

The peninsula’s beautiful and distinctive landscape is characterised by fjords. The peninsula is home to around 500 households.

The largest settlements are Vikran, Malangseidet, Meistervik and Mortenhals. The Municipality of Balsfjord covers a large area varying from fertile agricultural areas to wild mountainous areas. In all, 12 peaks rise to a height of more than 800 m above sea level, of which seven exceed 1000 m.

The 60 km long Malangen Fjord stretches from Hekkingen Lighthouse off the coast of Senja to the village of Nordfjordbotn. In the inner part of the fjord, it branches out into four smaller fjords – Nordfjorden, Aursfjorden, Målselvfjorden, and Rossfjorden. Malangen Fjord is well regarded for its plentiful fish stocks, with herring and coalfish having had the greatest significance. The peninsula’s interior features excellent lakes for fishing as well as good hunting terrain.

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