Questions from our guests...
Here are some questions that  we received from our guests over the years ...
Frequently asked questions
See also our terms and conditions

Do we have to pay a deposit?

Everyone who books boat and apartment must pay the deposit at arrival.

The deposit is a guarantee for the boats and the apartments are left in the same condition as at arrival.

The deposit is 2000 Nok ( about 225 Euro ) Bring your cash for this purpose, it will be easier for us to return the money to you...

 After the boat and the apartment is controlled at departure and everything is ok, we will refund the full amount.

Check in & Check out ?

You can get access to your booked apartment and boat 15.00.
You have to leave your apartment by 12:00 the departure day.

LICENCE:

Yes, if you are born after 1980, you are legally acquired to have a boating license,

if you wish to steer a vessel that has more power than 25HP or is longer than 8meters...

All our boats have engines over 25 hp, so boat license is required,

If you have questions about this please contact us

 

Is the boat insured?

All our boats are insured with "Gjensidige Forsikring AS."

You pay nothing extra for this.

But you are required to pay the deductible in case of damage to a maximum of 6000 nok.

 

From 2017 you can also buy additional insurance,

so you will not have to pay the full amount ( 6000 Nok) if you are unlucky.
Insurance would cost 80 Nok/day

Alcohol limit:

Under Norwegian law, it is not allowed to steer the boat if you have an alcohol content of more than 0.2% alcohol in the body.

It is boat driver who is responsible for boat and crew.

If you drive under influence of alcohol, you could lose your license for the car

GASOLINE/PETROL:

You can can buy petrol in Havøysund close to Myrfjord Sjøhus.
You can also fill up directly from the floating bridge at the gas station if you come by boat​

We have extra petrol cans to lend

On early or late arrival to Myrfjord

We only rent our boats between 08.30 and 20.00

Is petrol included in the vessel price?

Of course not!

 

How many kilograms of fish can I take with me from Norway:

Tourists are permitted to take up to 20 kg of fish. Freshwater fish such as salmon, trout and char are exempt from the 20 kg limit.

Read more her (According to the Norwegian law)

Handicapped

In myrfjord we have one apartment (Måsøy) adapted for disabled, the apartment is the closest to the floating bridge and car park.

It has a wheelchair ramp, adapted toilet and shower.

When is it best fishing?

Fishing for cod is best during January-April, and the halibut are usually the best period to be in the autumn.

But you can get nice halibut and cod all year!

What is the recommended clothing

It is recommended to have warm clothes, flotation suit, gloves, sea boots.

Do you have guided tours?

Not normally, but In the summer of 2017 we will have a fishing guide in Myrfjord. He can be rented from 20 June, more information coming.

Should you hire a guide, it should be place for everybody according to the vessel's capacity.

Are you renting out fishing equipment?

No, but we can usually arrange this through our partners in Havøysund.

How is the weather?

Hard to know!

Is it Internet in Myrfjord?

Of course we have free Internet!

At the reception you can also find a guest computer that you can use as you wish.

 

Phone Coverage in Myrfjord.

In myrfjord is poor coverage on mobile phones, only specific places have a good signal,

Fire safety.

Myrfjord Sjöhus is approved by the fire authorities in Norway, all apartments have fire exits and approved fire alarm.

 

How much alcohol can I take with me to Norway?

Learn how much on this side: TOLL.NO

Are bed linen and towels included?

Yes it includes bed linen, 1 bath towel and 1 hand towel

Is the toilet paper included?
No, but you have 2 rolls to start with ...

Handsoap is available in the bathroom

Do we have to clean the apartments when we leave them?
Yes, final cleaning is not included in the price.
If you don't want to clean the apartment by yourself, you can buy our service:
800 NOK for big apartment
600 NOK for small apartment

Can we buy styrofoam boxes for our fish in Myrfjord?

Yes, we sell styrofoam boxes.

 

Is there any freezing room for our fish?

Yes, all our guests have place with 20 kg fish in our freezing room!

Can we buy food in Havøysund?
Yes in Havøysund near Myrfjord you can buy most of the food,

fishing gear, beer and everything else you need during your holiday.

(Obs: not wine and strong alcoholic drinks)


COOP has opening hours:
Monday-Friday 09.00-20.00
Saturday: 09.00-16.00
Sunday Closed

Is there any fast food resturant in Havøysund?
Yes, you can buy burgers, etc. at "Kroa" in the middle of Havøysund

You can also eat at Havøysund hotel or Arctic View