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Tysværtunet Cultural Centre

The cultural house is situated in Aksdal in Tysvær municipality and has plenty of space for parking/bus transport. Tysværtunet Cultural Centre has a number of meeting rooms and other rooms for events and conferences. LM Café Tysværtunet serves delicious food for events. There is a wonderful entrance hall that can be used as a place to mingle or as part of a trade fair.

Fugl Fønix Hotel

Fugl Fønix Hotel is like an urban oasis. It is situated in scenic surroundings in the small village of Etne in the centre of Haugalandet (65 km from Haugesund). The hotel has 34 rooms, a restaurant, a pub-brewery and several rooms for meetings/gatherings, which can accommodate from 10 to 100 guests.

Sveio Golf Park

Sveio Golf Park has venues for hire on the first floor of the clubhouse with great views of the golf course. The function room can seat 60 dinner guests, and the conference room can accommodate up to 30 people.

Skånevik Fjordhotel

Skånevik Fjordhotel has excellent conference facilities. They have three rooms on the ground floor, complete with technical equipment, that measure 80, 40 and 36 square metres, respectively. Two of the rooms can be combined (120 square metres) to accommodate up to 130 people. Why not inject a bit more atmosphere into your event, with magnificent scenery, fjords, mountains and waterfalls? Skånevik is situated in Etne municipality, about a 90-minute drive from Haugesund.

Ryvarden Lighthouse and Cultural Centre

Looking to hold a seminar or course in unforgettable surroundings? Ryvarden Lighthouse and Cultural Centre in Sveio really is quite an experience. The meeting room is on the gallery deck itself, with panoramic views in all directions. In addition to the course room, there are also group study rooms. A food service can also be arranged. Ryvarden Lighthouse and Cultural Centre is licensed to serve alcohol at private events and can serve up to 50 people. It’s a wonderful walk out to Ryvarden lighthouse, but for courses and events it’s also possible to drive all the way out to the lighthouse.

Nesheimstunet farm

Nesheimstunet farm, beautiful situated in Nedre Vats, has rooms to hire for gatherings and meetings. Gamla løå (the old barn) can accommodate up to 100 guests. The barn's unique atmosphere makes for an unusual venue for parties, concerts – and much, much more. Oldemors hus (grandmother’s house) can be used for meetings and special occasions for up to 30 people. It’s also possible to spend the night. Nesheimstunet boasts 18 comfortable beds in 8 rooms.


Utsira, an island west of Haugesund, is Norway’s smallest municipality in terms of population. The island is known for its rich birdlife and world-class street art, and is a 75-minute boat trip from the centre of Haugesund.


Dalanaustet is a bar and restaurant that serves lunch and dinner in historical premises on Utsira. It is also possible to hold courses or small conferences at Dalanaustet. The first floor can accommodate groups of up to 30 people and there is space for 50–60 people on the ground floor.


Sildaloftet is situated at the very end of the quay in Sørevågen on Utsira. The venue, which is used by various clubs and associations, birdwatchers, businesses and workpeople, is ideal for parties and small meetings/conferences. It's also possible to stay overnight (14 bedrooms).

Nordvikgården cabin

Nordvikgården is a wonderful unstaffed cabin situated in beautiful surroundings on Utsira. It can be rented for special occasions or meetings and can accommodate just over 40 people. The cabin has running water and electricity and is specially adapted for disabled people. Nordvikgården has a projector and sleeps 43 people.

Haugalandet has many excellent venues for events. There are separate listings for venues for up to 50 people in Haugesund and Karmøy.