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Welfare cabins at UiB

Cabin hire

Welfare cabins are available for hire for employees at Ustaoset in Hol municipality and at Utne in Hardanger, Tingviken.

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How to rent welfare cabins

Employees and students kan apply to rent the welfare cabins through our electronic application system.

Emnployees can apply for all the cabins, while students are limited to Ottesheimen.

Applications form will be made available around 6 times each year. 

You can still apply to rent a cabin if the application form is closed. Check the cabin calendar and if you find a free period (green in the calendar) send us a request through UiBhjelp

Cabin rental - information and application form (Norwegian language only).

Application form for students.


  • The cabin keys are stored in lockboxes at the cabins. Codes to unlock the boxes will be sent to you a couple of days before your stay. 


You are expected to clean the cabin both at arrival and at departure. Cleaning equipment can be found at the cabins. 


Note that the weather can become harsh at Ustaoset, and it can be difficult to get to the cabin in bad weather during winter, despite short distances. Snowspeeder taxi can be ordered ahead of your arrival on phone 32093111.

Read more about the cabins at UiBhjelp.