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Welcome to the 5th biannual Early Rectal Cancer Meeting – NERC 2015

Congress Venue

Solstrand Hotel

Foto: Pål S. Schaathun©

Solstrand Hotel has been in the Schau-Larsen family for four generations, preserving a tradition of unsurpassed hospitality, traditional cuisine and a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere.

Solstrand Hotel is situated right by the fjord only 30 km south of Bergen and the airport. This unique location right by the Bjørnefjord, an arm of the Hardangerfjord, is as beautiful and serene as it is convenient. 

Since 1896 people from Western Norway are our main guests at Solstrand through all seasons. They visit for relaxation, SPA, family gatherings and hosting business partners and relations from the international business clusters. 

Solstrand has 135 rooms and offers exclusive spa and wellness facilities: indoor and outdoor pool, therapy pool, saunas, fitness room, large garden, sea kayaks and wooden rowing boats.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Solstrand!


Nordic Early Rectal Cancer meeting

Hotel Reservation

Accommodation for Congress participants has been pre booked at favourable prices. 
Details will be included in the Preliminary Program and online booking will be possible via the congress website.

Airport - Solstrand

Solstrand is located approx 30 km south of Bergen. 


Taxi is the most convenient and quickest way.  

Taxi and local bus:

For a less expensive alternative you can take a taxi from the airport to Nesttun bus station. Here you continue by local bus, number 600 to Osøyro. The journey takes about 1 hour from the airport. When arriving to Osøyro walk to the hotel (20 min.) or take a taxi (5 min.) The taxi station is located next to the bus stop. For more information please visit, (Local Tel. 177)

By express boat

Daily departures from Bergen – Bergen Airport - Os (Solstrand Hotel). The journey takes 1 hour. Operated all year. For more information and time schedule visit 

From the airport there is a shuttle bus to take you to the pier, Flesland kai, where the express boat leaves from.

The shuttle bus to the pier, Flesland kai, is parked outside the arrival terminal, to the right, right in front of the airport shuttles heading for Bergen. For the morning boat departure,  the shuttle departs from the airport 10 min. before the boat departure, and in the afternoon the shuttle departs 20 min. before the boat departure. The shuttle only accepts cash payments. Ticket NOK 40 per person.

From Os pier - Solstrand:
20 min. walk along the coastal walk. 
For 1-4 persons: The hotel car can pick you up at the pier if you make a reservation before the express boat leaves Bergen. Please make a reservation by contacting us by phone; +47 56 57 11 00

Bergen Tourist Board