Hyggen is a coastal village located along the east side of Drammensfjord. Hyggen is 4 km from Røyken, 13.7 km from Drammen and 40.6 km from Oslo. The village had 739 residents as of 1 January 2014.
Hyggen was previously best known for its granite quarry. Today it is most associated with the cultivation of fruits and berries.
Hyggen has both a marina and a beach. It offers short distances to recreational areas, as well as the hiking trails