The Brohuset Experience: Savor, Shop, and Sightsee at Hammershus in Bornholm

Settled at the foot of Hammershus, Northern Europe’s largest castle ruin, Brohuset serves as the perfect base for exploration and enjoyment of this fascinating medieval site. Featuring a café featuring breathtaking panoramic views, a thoughtfully curated shop brimming with distinctive souvenirs, and a collaboration with JustBoats for environmentally-friendly boat excursions, Brohuset genuinely caters to the diverse interests of every visitor.


Brohuset Café: Savor the Flavors of Bornholm


You may enjoy a great breakfast while seeing the majestic castle remains from Brohuset’s café. Enjoy a cold glass of wine, a local beer, or a soft drink throughout the day. The menu is subject to change, ensuring that each visit includes fresh and delectable meals. To book a table or make a reservation, visit their website at or call +45 31 48 78 88.


Brohuset Shop: Discover the Perfect Souvenir


Various mementos to keep as a reminder of your stay at Hammershus are available in the store at Brohuset. The assortment is thoughtfully chosen to reflect Danish history and Hammershus’s legacy and ranges from books and toys to sustainable goods. Additionally, the store sells booklets and guides to enrich the experience in Hammershus.


JustBoats Partnership: Explore Bornholm’s Seascape


Brohuset has partnered with JustBoats, an eco-friendly boat tour company, to provide private boat tour packages for a personalized travel experience in Bornholm. To learn more about their tour packages and embark on an unforgettable adventure, visit


Accessibility and Amenities


Brohuset and Hammershus cater to all visitors, with disabled access, wheelchair-friendly paths, and parking for those with mobility needs. Pets are welcome but must be kept on a leash. During operating hours, restrooms are available, including one with a handicap-accessible toilet and a diaper-changing station.


Special Events at Hammershus


For further information about holding a special event at Hammershus, such as a wedding or concert, you may contact the Bornholm Nature Board at

Parking and Electric Car Charging


For six hours, parking at Brohuset costs 30 DKK, and there is enough for about 300 vehicles. The tourist center and Hammershus’ continuing repair are partly supported by parking fees. Recharging stations for electric vehicles are also available and are run by FDM/Spirii.


The Exhibition: A Journey Through History


The Norwegian Nature Agency and Museum Sydstdanmark have collaborated to develop an exhibition that explores Hammershus’s history, from its building in the High Middle Ages to its modern restorations. To give visitors a glimpse of the fortress’s glory days, the display includes interactive touchscreens and animations created using 3D scans.


Experience Brohuset and Hammershus Today!


Visit Brohuset for a one-of-a-kind shopping experience and relaxing café, and take advantage of their partnership with JustBoats for unforgettable tours of the stunning Bornholm island and the iconic Hammershus castle. Plan your trip now by visiting or The team at Brohuset can’t wait to welcome you!


Author: Rose Anne


Departure locations from Hammerhavn and Svaneke