Such as sailing, on-board tours, storytelling, checking if the Emigrant Room at the hotel is available for visits, contact Utstein Kloster Hotel: phone +47 51 72 01 00 Email: Web:

Friends Association

Official organization address:
Restauration Venneforening (Friends Association)
c/o Utstein Kloster Hotell
Mosterøyveien 661, 4156 Mosterøy
(Norwegian organisation number 926 413 325)

Want to join as a member or engage with the
Friends Association? Send an email to:

Invoice address and payments

Invoices from suppliers:
All should be sent in EHF (Org. no. 926 413 325 Restauration Friends Association)
If not possible to send via EHF: should then be sent to

Account number for the Friend Association regarding operation, maintenance, membership fees:

Norway for the 2025 voyage Stavanger – New York:
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Payment from abroad

Donations from the USA to the 2025 voyage sailing Stavanger – New York with “Restauration”:
Our preferred choice: PAY PAL:​. Address to be used for payment:​;
– payment to bank account: IBAN NO4832074126749 (BIC/SWIFT: SPRONO22, Bank: SpareBank 1 SR-Bank ASA)
– we have an account in Morgan Stanley bank in the USA that can be used. (10 MADISON AVE PO BOX 1908, MORRISTOWN, NJ 07962).
Please contact us for further details.

Home port and emigrant room

Vessel Restauration homeport:
Finnesand quay on Mosterøy, at Utstein Kloster Hotel.
Mosterøyveien 661, 4156 Mosterøy (in Stavanger municipality)
In the archipelago of Ryfylke, 25 min drive from Stavanger city center (including underwater tunnel). Some bus routes on weekdays Stavanger – Utstein Kloster hotel, see (bus no. 10 combined with local bus no. 33).

Emigrant center with the Emigrant room and the vessel Restauration:
The Emigrant room is on the 2nd floor of the hotel in the conference room Mastrafjord. Contact the hotel for questions about when it is not in use by the hotel’s guests and can be visited. (More info under the menu item About – Homeport.)

Some activities and holiday tips

Some activities and holiday tips:
The archipelago in 1-2-3 days (video(s) with Arne Hjeltnes, from previous
Rennesøy and the green islands (from Fjord Norway)
Adventure in the archipelago (text and videos, from Fjord Norway) (including Preikestolen)
– hiking (including from Finnesand quay with Restauration: Mastravarden and possibly Fjøløy Fort)

Vipps payment

For those who have access: payment when purchasing souvenirs or contributing to make the 2025 memorial voyage possible:

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