Sleep on Historical Grounds
Bårdshaug Herregård is situated in quiet and peaceful surroundings in Orkanger, 42 km southwest of Trondheim. This historic manor was the home of the entrepreneur and man of the world Christian Thams – architect, minister, landowner and consul. The beautiful and unique manor and its accompanying buildings creates a fabulous setting for the hotel. The hotel has been expanded several times and comprises of buildings dating from 1890 to 2010. The hotel has 89 rooms and a capacity of up to 167 guests, with rooms in the historic manor house, the charming station buildings (dating from the 1890s) and the full-service hotel building (dating from 1980 and 2010). The hotel is centrally located in Orkanger within walking distance of everything the town offers, including shops, culture, cosy cafés and nice recreational areas. During the salmon fishing season, guests can fish in the hotel’s exclusive beat in the river Orkla, while the surrounding terrain is ideal for recreation (hiking or cross-country skiing) year-round.
At the hotel restaurant Ministeren (The Minister) you can enjoy an excellent meal made with local produce. In the Minister Thams Lounge you get an atmosphere of the glory days of yore, which enhances the overall experience. The menu is inspired by the former Minister Christian Thams and his adventurous life.
Unfortunately the restaurant Ministeren is closed for the summer of 2020, but it is still possible to buy dinner with local produce at the hotel.