Å i Lofoten • One of Europe's best fishing spots!

Destination Å i Lofoten - fishing dreams come true!

Located close to the rich fishing Maelstrom Å is an ideal starting point for extraordinary successful fishing trips. You can find accommodation in the fishing village Å, with more than 20 listed fisherman huts which are adapted to today's requirements in terms of comfort and hygiene.

Halibut record - summer 2014 in Å > 216 kg:


After 90 minutes drilling time the lucky angler could fix the 162 kg giant in the ship's side and go slowly back into the harbour of Å. 162 kg and a length of 2.30 m this halibut is a new record for the Lofoten Islands.

Å is located at the end of the "Lofotway" (E 10).
The village with its old, picturesque buildings, referred to by many visitors as the most beautiful in the Lofoten Islands, is located in a unique landscape: In the background the Lofotcliff rises steeply, to the front and to the sides it has an unobstructed view of the mainland, the vestfjord, the Maelstrom and the islands Mosken and Værøy. The old fishermen's cabins (norw. "rorbuer") are now used mainly as holiday homes.