Pouring of wine next to afternoon tea.

Sommelier wanted


We are looking for ambitious sommeliers to take the restaurant team at the well-known fairytale hotel Dalen Hotel to new hights.

Dalen Hotel located in the heart of Telemark is a unique adventure hotel from 1894 built in the Norwegian dragon style. With 49 rooms, a majestic hall, historic lounges and a fine dining restaurant in original condition, Dalen Hotel is one of Norway's most distinctive hotels. The hotel is open seasonally from April to October and has its high season during the summer months.

Since the hotel's opening in 1894, Restaurant Bandak has had French cuisine on the menu and a classic serving style to meet the needs of Europe's travellers that frequented the hotel. The restaurant experience is still one of the great highlights for guests visiting the iconic Dalen Hotel.

As sommelier you will work closely with the restaurant manager to ensure that our wine program is up to standard. You will be coordinating orders of wine, setting daily wine packages, adding new wines for the wine list, and wine cellar. We arrange daily wine tastings for our hotel guests that you will be responsible for. During lunch and dinner service you will be a crucial part of the restaurant team.

About you

  • Well trained and experience from similar positions, fine dining is a must
  • High competence in etiquette and classic fine dining
  • Great attention to detail
  • Knowledgeable and genuinely interested in food and wine
  • Good collaboration skills and is solution-oriented
  • Genuinely interested in creating the best guest experience

What we offer

  • An exciting work environment on one of Norway's most famous and renowned hotel 
  • The possibility to work with a highly professional and motivated team 
  • Affordable staff housing and competitive conditions 
  • Staff benefits at NHG´'s hotels 
  • Good development and career opportunities in a growing company 
  • Work in what might be Norway's most beautiful surroundings 

The hotel is owned by Norwegian Hospitality Group AS, which also owns and operates 8 other hotels in the Oslofjord region and Strömstad in Sweden. After the end of the season at Dalen Hotel there are good opportunities to continue your career within the company.

Starting date:  15.04.2024

End date: 08.10.2024

More information regarding this position and all other vacant positions on our webpage.



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