Right between Oslo and Bergen, at the foot of two national parks, lies Geilo. The mountain village of only a few
thousand inhabitants, ranked among Norway’s top five ski destinations, is blessed with beautiful nature and pure
air, two appealing factors that once led lung specialist Dr. Ingebrikt Christian Holm to choose Geilo for his sanatorium. Dr. Holm’s sanatorium later went on to become one of Geilo’s finest hotels, distinguished by membership in the Norwegian organisation Historic Hotels. “Dr. Holms Hotel is not just another boring beige hotel in glass and steel. On the outside, it’s a large, monumental, white building.