Guesthouse in Øravík



Guesthouse Gist is situated in Øravík – right in the heart of the village and just 2 kilometres from The Ferry Terminal.
The atmosphere at Guesthouse Gist is open and relaxed, true to the natural surroundings of the place, and you get the feeling of visiting a cosy, quiet and warm home. Guesthouse Gist is the place where you have a good bed in comfortable surroundings after a good day of exploring the unique and unspoiled nature of Suðuroy. It is easy to go for walks and hikes with the Guesthouse as a Base.
The Guesthouse has 16 new and renovated rooms, all with private bathrooms and some with the possibility for two extra beds making it well suited for a family of 4. Also, you have access to a shared dining room and a fully equipped kitchen. All the rooms have new beds and mattresses. Free high-speed wifi and a flat-screen TV in every room, with international cable channels. Get a good nights sleep while enjoying the day by experience the culture and nature of the beautiful island. The closest city is Tvøroyri with shopping opportunities, two cafes and several museums.



At Gist, there are two sizes of rooms, 17 KVM which sleeps up to 4 people and 14 KVM which sleeps up to 3 people. 



Free Parking


Free parking right outside the Guesthouse.

Free Wifi


Free Wifi everywhere in the Guesthouse.



The Guesthouse is surrounded by mountains with the North Atlantic Ocean only 50 meters away.

Daily Housekeeping


By request, we clean the rooms every day and provide clean towels.

Hot Tub


You can rent a hot tup on the grounds from DKK per hour. 

Shared Kitchen

As a guest at Gist you get access to a shared kitchen with all the amenities you need to make yourself a nice meal.







Tvøroyri is the closest city, with several shopping opportunities. Shop for groceries, fashion or souvenirs. See the stores in Suðuroy here 

Cultural Sites


Visit "SALT" a Cultural House which is a former Salt Silo. About 2 Kilometers from the Guesthouse. 

Activities & Tours


In Vágur you swim in a 50 meters pool or climb a 15 meters indoor climbing wall. Other activities are listed here

Cafés and Restaurants


Several Cafés and Restaurants are in Suðuroy. See the selection here

Museums & Galleries


If you are interested in Culture there are several interesting museums you can visit. Take a look at the options here 

"Merkið" the Faroese flag 


Find out more about Merkið, which has its origin in Famjin, which is a village only 10 minutes drive from the Guesthouse.



Guesthouse Gist is a nice place with plenty of kitchen space. Also nice, clean and private rooms. Great with private toilets in every room. Gist guesthouse would also be perfect for larger groups..