Vrådal is a small village with around 400 inhabitants. The village has for more than 100 years prospered from tourism.

Today there is a grand hotel and many smaller chalets in Vrådal. In the village centre you will find the grocery store, the truism information centre and the sports store. Listed below is an overview of everything in Vrådal.

Straand Hotel

Straand Hotel is a modern hotel where you can visit the restaurant or take advantage of the pool. The hotel is open all year around, and in the summer, they rent out boats and canoes by the beach. Here you can also buy food and drinks on nice summer days. The veteran boat Fram departs from Straand pier.

M/S Fram

2-4 times a week during the summer, the veteran boat Fram embarks on round trips on the beautiful Nisser lake. The trip includes sluicing of the boat and the opportunity to visit the sluicing museum. This is a trip that can be recommended for all ages. For more information regarding pricing and departure times, pleas visit ms-fram.no

Sølvsmedtunet and Nisseloftet

By Straand hotel you can find the silversmith shop, Sølvsmedtunet. Here you can buy beautiful, handmade silver jewelry and other gift items. In this store you can also find Nisseloftet, a Christmas shop that is open all year round. There is also a gallery here in the summer with different exhibitions. You can find more information at solvsmedtunet.no


The only grocery store in Vrådal is located in the village centre. The store has a good selection and is open 6 days a week for the whole year, except for July when it is open on Sundays as well. There is plenty of parking.

Vrådal Villmark og Fritid

In the village centre you can also find the sports shop. Here you can buy sports and pastime equipment as well as fishing gear. The shop is open all year round. Here you can also rent bikes and SUP boards.

Tourist Information Centre

The tourist information centre is located in the village centre of Vrådal. The tourist information centre is open the whole year, 6 days a week. Here you can get useful information as well as rent motorboats, canoes or kayaks.

Handelslaget Café

The café is located in the village centre and is connected to the sports shop. Here you can order simple dishes, pizzas, hamburgers, and cakes

Vrådal Panorama Ski Center

The ski centre is normally opened from the 15th of December to the weekend after Easter. Here there are ski slopes for people of all skill levels. There is also a café that is open at the same time as the ski centre. For more information, please visit alpin.no.