The Clarion Collection Hotel Helma is centrally situated in the town Mo i Rana. The hotel offers accommodation designed to make you feel right at home. Its location is conveniently near the shops, the theatre, the science centre Vitensenter Nordland, and the town’s attractive Fjord Promenade. Breakfast, afternoon coffee and a hot supper are always included in the price.

Clarion Collection Hotel Helma is known for its good hospitality and excellent service. With a base here in the heart of Mo i Rana, numerous attractions are within easy reach: Svartisen Clacier, the renowned Rabothytta cabin in the Okstindan mountains, the natural marble formations called Marmorslottet, and the amazing caves of Grønligrotta and Setergrotta.

The town of Mo i Rana is surrounded by fjords and mountains, which means you have a great opportunity for outdoor adventures year round, whether you want to go hiking, skiing, fishing or kayaking.

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The hotel, which opened in 2015, is popular with business travellers as well as tourists. It offers 110 comfortable rooms. Management and staff are very mindful of sustainability and ecological practices, which is one of many reasons why, amongst all Norwegian hotels, the Clarion Collection Hotel Helma is so highly ranked on TripAdvisor.

In the hotel restaurant you can enjoy breakfast, coffee and a bite in the afternoon, and hot supper in the evening. The hotel reception also functions as a lobby bar, and adjacent to it you will find a small conference facility.

The story of Helma Holmen

The hotel is named after one of the most impressive women in Rana’s history, Helma Holmen (1908–83). For decades she offered accommodation to sailors and seamen, carpenters, navvies, construction workers and travelling professionals. You can read more about Helma Holmen at


Thomas Von Westens gate 2, Mo i Rana, Norge

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Mo i Rana is located in the heart of the Ranfjord and you can travel here by road, rail or by plane. The E6 passes through the city. From Bodø in the north it is about 230 km, from Mosjøen in the south it is about 88 km and from Trondheim about 480 km. If you come from Sweden along the E12, it is only 40 km from the Swedish border.

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A journey by train on the Nordlandsbanen is an experience in itself. The hotel is only a 5 minute walk from the train station.

Mo i Rana Airport is just a 15-minute drive from the city center and the airport bus drops you off right at the hotel.

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Takk for at du hjelper oss med å ta vare på naturen og lokalsamfunnene på Helgeland. Takk for at du:

  • Praktiserer sporløs ferdsel, og tar med avfall og toalettpapir tilbake til nærmeste søppeldunk.
  • Planlegger toalettbesøk, slik at du får gjort det du må der det ikke er til sjenanse for andre.
  • Respekterer det lokale dyrelivet, holder hunden i bånd og holder god avstand til både ville og tamme dyr og fugler.
  • Respekterer privat eiendom, og holder avstand til private hus og hytter.
  • Viser godt båt-vett, holder god avstand til land, lav fart nært andre på vannet, inkludert dyr og fugler, og unngår unødig kjøring som skaper forstyrrende motorstøy.
  • Respekterer ferdsels- og ilandstigningsforbudet i sjøfuglereservatene i hekketiden.
  • Følger fjellvettreglene, og planlegger turer etter evne og erfaring.
  • Leier en erfaren guide på turene der du selv ikke har kunnskapen eller erfaringen som trengs for en trygg tur.
  • The hotel has free outdoor parking for guests and has some parking spaces in the garage for a fee.
  • There are many beautiful hiking trails in Mo i Rana. Check for tour suggestions.
Welcome to Mo i Rana

The town of Mo i Rana lies very near the Arctic Circle and Saltfjellet-Svartisen National park, and is the largest town in the Helgeland region.

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