Lønstrup

Experiences - restaurants - accommodation

Tips for your visit

Lønstrup is a true gem on the north coast of Jutland.

The small fishing village has been in the shadow of popular cities like Skagen and Løkken for many years, but that is quickly changing!

Lønstrup is known for its many potters, the gourmet restaurant Villa Vest and of course Rubjerg Knude.

Below you get an overview of the experiences, restaurants and accommodation options that OpdagDanmark recommends in Lønstrup.

Experiences in Lønstrup

In Lønstrup, there are opportunities for a number of cozy sights in and around the city. The famous Rubjerg Knude Lighthouse, for example, is located just outside the city, which is one of the most important tourist attractions for Lønstrup. In addition, you can take a walk along the beach, and feel the North Sea wind in your hair, or take a walk in the streets of Lønstrup and visit some of the cozy potters who live there.

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Visit Rubjerg Knude Lighthouse

When you visit Lønstrup, a trip to the old Rubjerg Knude Lighthouse is a must! In the autumn of 2019, the lighthouse was moved 80 meters inland under great media attention (national and international). You can go out there with advantage.

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Take a free city walk

Come with Allan Normann Sørensen on a city walk in Lønstrup, and hear his live stories about, among other things, the mooring, the natural disaster, the brook smell and much more. A unique insight that you should not miss.

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Explore the city's artisans

Lønstrup houses some of North Jutland's nicest artisans, who are always worth a visit when staying in the city. Even if you do not intend to buy anything, it is worth a visit.

Restaurants in Lønstrup

When hunger strikes in Lønstrup, there are some solid opportunities to have a good and tasty meal.

Restaurant Villa Vest

Whether it is for lunch or dinner, one of Lønstrup's iconic places is Villa Vest, which from its location in Lønstrup's waterfront offers views of sunsets and "North Jutland enjoyment" like few other places in North Jutland.

The restaurant is North Jutland's best if you are to believe White Guide Denmark, which even has Villa Vest as one of only 20 restaurants that have "global master class".

Accommodation in Lønstrup

Although Lønstrup is smaller than many of the other holiday destinations along the west coast, there is still a good opportunity for cozy accommodation. 

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Villa Vest Badehotel

When it comes to staying in Lønstrup, we also do not get around Villa Vest, which has both a bath hotel and the luxury apartment Villa on Bakken with the wildest view of the city.

The bathing hotel has been in the top 10 since 2018 in our poll on Denmark's Best Bathing Hotels, and you can get advantageous prices for stays with dining in the aforementioned restaurant.

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Rent a holiday home

An excellent opportunity for accommodation also exists by renting one of the super delicious holiday homes located by Lønstrup.

A holiday home offers ample opportunity to unfold in its own setting, and the location is also quite close to Lønstrup town.

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