Nomadic art project overlooking Oslo's famous Opera House On the edge of the jetty facing the Opera, you can both swim in the fjord and use the saunas at SALT. SALT is an art project uniting art, music, architecture and spectacular tree constructions inspired by traditional Norwegian fish racks called "fiskehjeller".
Choose between six different saunas with the capacity of up to 80 people. Among other things, you may rent your own private sauna, or participate in Sauna Sessions in the larger saunas Árdna or Skroget. To cool down, choose between cold water pools, outdoor showers or a dip in the Oslo Fjord.
Private sauna in Naustet
Book your own wood-burning sauna in Naustet! SALT's staff will make sure that the sauna is heated up, and that water is available when you arrive. The sauna is at your disposition for two hours, and refreshments may be ordered from the bar. This sauna also has access to a private cold water pool, a coatroom and a bathroom.
Price: 1495 NOK (includes up to 6 people, each extra person is 200NOK)
Capacity: max. 8 people
Weekday bath & sauna
Skroget sauna is open every day. On weekdays, the sauna is open between 4 pm and 9:30 pm, and in the weekend you can access the sauna from 10 am to half past midnight! The sauna holds a temperature of between 70°C and 80°C (158-176 degrees Fahrenheit) with its two electric heaters, giving you a heavy and lovely steam. Buy tickets in advance or drop-in. Check-in in Árdna.
Price: 195 NOK for 2,5 hours (see time slots for sessions on SALT's website)
Árdna is one of the world's largest saunas, with room for up to 80 people. Árdna is open Wednesday through Sunday. It sometimes serves as a venue for cultural events such as concerts or comedy shows. Every Friday and Saturday, DJs are present to set the weekend mood.
Included in your ticket to the sauna session is access to all open saunas on ground level, two cold water pools, outdoor showers, a coatroom and a bathroom. Buy drinks in the bar in Árdna. Enjoy a meal at one of the food stalls at SALT before or after your sauna booking.
Price: 195 NOK for 2,5 hours in the week days. 245 NOK for 2,5 hours in the weekends. Student discount available. You may also join SALT's sauna club for 800 NOK, which allows you to pay only 100 NOK per sauna session.
The two barrel saunas Gamle Opplands Sigar and Løitens Sigar have a separate area with benches and fire pits. The saunas are located on a plateau overlooking the Oslo Fjord. They may be booked for private sessions, separately or together. One barrel sauna has room for 8 people, or 16 people in both saunas. These saunas also give you access to a cold water pool, a coat room and a bar.
Bathing suits and towels are mandatory (may be rented at SALT). Bring your own padlock and flip-flops. SALT provides changing rooms and storage to sauna guest.