Are you dreaming of Lofoten? Do you want to go fishing? 

Book your fisherman cabin or fishing boat here!

Hemmingodden – your start of a great Lofoten fishing holiday


Have you always had a dream to experience Lofoten and try your fishing luck?

We can give you the opportunity to experience Lofoten from Ballstad in addition to try fishing on your own,  or join one of our fishing boats with a captain.

There are fishing areas are right outside Ballstad and we can help you experience these with the base from our upgraded cabins, and great boats. We are the place for the perfect fishing holiday, and if you want to explore the most beatiful island in the world!

You will get the chance to be a part of “Lofotfisket” (Lofoten fishing), the most traditional and historical fishing that has been in Norway.

Ballstad has hundreds of years with fishing history, and is to this day one of Lofoten’s most active fishing spot.

This is a perfect place to really get to experience the real “Lofotfisket”!

With our site in the middle of Lofoten it is easy to do daytrips to the west part of Lofoten one day, and to the east part of Lofoten another day.


Do you want to live in a real fishermans cabin like they did in the old days?

Listen to the waves? Smell the saltwater sea? See the magic mountains dyving into the ocean?

Our cabins are in different size. Some of them are really authentic, and others are brand new.


Do you want to drive your own boat and test your luck in fishing? At Hemmingodden you can provide good quick boats!
If you would like to go fishing with an experienced fisherman we also can arrange trips on request.

Contact us for good offers!


Ballstad is located on the southern tip of Vestvågøy towards Vestfjorden.

The fishing village is sheltered from the big open Barents sea by several small and large islands.

Here you can go fishing, rent a boat, hike in the mountains or simply enjoy your days in the majestic nature. The choice is yours!