Self-service Kayak Rental - Bjørvika, Oslo

Self-service Kayak Rental - Bjørvika, Oslo
From NOK NOK349.00
  • Location: Oslo, Oslo
  • Product code: kayak_rental_bjørvika


You must have prior kayaking experience before renting a kayak from Mad Goats. You must know how to rescue yourself and others. If you do not know how to perform a kayak rescue, then we ask you to not to rent a kayak, and instead sign up for our 3-hour beginner kayak (våttkort) course. 

Opening hours: 0700 - 22.00, Monday to Sunday, April - October. 

Location:  Munch Brygge, Bjørvika, Oslo “Mad Goats Bjørvika” on Google maps. 

Pricing: Up to 3 hours 349NOK, 4 -6hr 499NOK, Full day 6hrs + 899NOK (for multi-day rental, book per day for as many days as you need. 

Includes: Includes kayak, spray skirt, paddle, sponge, pump, and life vest.

Duration: Pick up and return at any time during the session booked. Please return before dark, unless you are renting for more than one day. 

Weather: Do not paddle on the fjord if the wind speed is higher than 8 m/s - you can check the weather conditions here. 

Security: Make sure you strap your kayaks back onto the kayak racks after your rental and then lock the kayaks. It is important you tie the kayaks securely, otherwise they can fall off into the water. 

Important Info!

  • We recommend at least one person in the group has their kayak certification from the Norwegian Paddle Federation, commonly known as "Våttkort".
  • You must have enough experience to rescue yourself and others if you plan to rent a kayak from us. 
  • You must wear a drysuit or wetsuit during the months of April and October. We do not provide drysuits. 
  • Unless you are an experienced kayak paddler, and know how to do the self-rescue, we recommend you do not paddle alone. Join our våttkort kajakkurs if you want to level up your kayak skills, and be able to rent kayaks safely. 
  • Please check the weather before departure. If the wind speed is above 5 m/s we recommend you stay close to land and paddle in sheltered areas. If the wind speed is above 8m/s we are happy to give you a voucher to book another day. Just email your booking reference to
  • Children (minimum 13 years) must be accompanied by an adult and supervised at all times.

Other info:

  • Once you have booked you will be emailed instructions including a code for kayak equipment storage.
  • There are no changing facilities, but the kayak raft is sheltered and out of sight.
  • Wear clothing appropriate to the weather conditions. Take water, sunscreen, and sun glasses.
  • We suggest putting your belongings in a dry bag.
  • Please take all rubbish away with you after kayaking and do not leave in the kayak.
  • Please empty your kayak of water after finishing your paddling trip, and sponge out any remaining water.