Meet the winner
Welcome to Geilo - Voted Norway’s Best Ski Resort 2019 and 2020
Situated at the beautiful Hardangervidda Mountain Plateau, wedged between 2 National Parks, Geilo is the first and original skiresort in Norway.
Geilo has a long history of hosting and has catered for ski tourism since 1850s, with the first abroad guests being English lords! Today, Geilo is a modern and classic Scandinavian winter destination - perfect for both seasoned skiers, beginners and families. When in Geilo you can experience great slopes and snowparks, and also a wide variety of other winter favorites such as husky and horse sledging, cross country skiing, snowshoe hiking, fat bike riding and even experience Norwegian wild life with lynx, wolfs, elks and more.
Geilo also prides itself with Norway's youngest hosts! Unique to Geilo, your child can be looked after in «TrollKlubben Childcare», a kindergarden mixing local children with tourists children, creating great friendships and experiences for the children, safely overlooked by certified staff. You will find great ski schools and ski rentals in Geilo, and you can trust you will have the best tutoring and equipment available.
The town centre of Geilo will tempt you with local shops, pubs and award winning restaurants, and best of all - everything within walking distance. And of course, when in Geilo you can live and sleep as royalty in one of the beautiful spa-hotels, be a real Norwegian with a self catered log cabin, or opt for a family friendly spacious apartment with great views.
Geilo wishes you a warm winterly welcome!