Dovre 2000 stove

Overall Rating:

4 flames

based on 12 reviews    (View rating breakdown)
Dovre 2000 stove

The Dovre 2000 is a multi fuel stove.

You can install this stove built in or you can have it free standing with or without optional plinth


using one of 3 canopy heights - small medium or large.

The body of the stove is cast iron - but the canopy on the Dovre 2000 is made of steel.

The doors are 4 folded & can be pushed back against the sides of the stove leaving a biog fireplace opening.

Technical Data
  • Height: 1000mm
  • Width: 690mm
  • Depth: 550mm
  • Flue Diameter: 200mm
  • Fuel: Multi fuel
  • Efficiency: 71%

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Review Ratings Breakdown

Build Quality 4.5 flames
Quality of finish 4.5 flames
Value for money 3.5 flames
Ease of use 4.5 flames
Ease of lighting 4.5 flames
Firebox size 4.5 flames
How well does the airwash work 2.5 flames
Controllability 3 flames
Handle operation 4 flames
How likely are you to buy it again? 4 flames
What is your overall satisfaction? 4 flames

Most Recent Review

  • Dovre 2000 review and question

    Matthew Thomas one year ago

    Nice large classy looking stove, does not seem very efficient with a poor comment from our local woodturning supplier. Sometimes works quite well and hot other times very poor, maybe due to... []

    Stove expert replied: If the flue draw is poor then smoke coming back into the room is often likely when opening the doors for refuelling. You will need to put a decent amount of fuel on this appliance and it should give more heat when operated with the doors closed. The wood needs to be dry and seasoned with a moisture content of less than 20%. Have you an air vent in the room? If you line the stove, when it was not designed for there to be any, this would not help with the output.

    Overall rating:

    3.5 flames

Most Popular Review

  • Warm as toast!

    Rachel 12 years ago

    Our stove has become a much admired feature in our room. The heat is amazing especially with it being freestanding and heat coming from every surface. The glass in the doors needs to be... []

    Overall rating:

    4 flames

More reviews for Dovre 2000 stove (page 1 of 2)

  • Dovre 2000

    John Vernon 2 years ago

    We've had our stove for 10 years and it still looks like new. We love it and so do all that visitors to our home and its a must for winter both for warmth and visual comfort. I have to say we... []

    Stove expert replied: A good stove review and only having to replace two sets of knobs in 10 years proves the quality of the build. .

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • Veteren stove still going strong

    Philip Greenway 4 years ago

    I''ve had this stove for 20 years and it is still performing well. This season''s fires have been as good as ever. It can be a bit sensitive in terms of setting the air-vents - a roaring fire... []

    Stove expert replied: Great length of service from this stove.

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • Changing doors

    Stig Sund 5 years ago

    I have a Dovre 2000 with solid doors. It gives good heating and is easy to use. But it is boring with the solid doors. Can they be exchenged with glass doors?

    Overall rating:

    3.5 flames

  • Good as an open fire - poor closed

    Mike Smyth 8 years ago

    This stove was bought to use open. It's just great that way - gives an estimated 12kW output burning 4kg soft dry wood per hour with the doors open. Closed - waste of time! Still burns up to... []

    Overall rating:

    3.5 flames

  • Curates Egg

    DaveN 8 years ago

    Installed 8 years ago and reasonably satisfied. Main problem is that it only burns well over the riddling frame and leaves unburnt wood/fuel on either side. Never tried to keep in overnight... []

    Stove expert replied: Using a stove with the doors open does affect the efficiency of the stove, I use a poker to move the unburnt fuel to the middle, worth a try perhaps!!

    Overall rating:

    3 flames

  • Good alternative to an open fire.

    Les Briggs 8 years ago

    As with all open fires there is always a bit of mess involved but with the doors shut it is easy to do a quick clean up. We opted for the solid doors but it results in the fire being used open... []

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • Dovre 2000

    Kevin Twelvetrees 9 years ago

    The trouble with reviews,compared to what!.Most wood stoves are much better than an open fire or a missed calculatted inglenook.That means all owners will review with a high score.The Dovre... []

    Stove expert replied: this stove is for those who want an open fire but a bit more efficiency. As the reviewer says it is not as efficient as some freestanding stoves but that is not its function. The reviewer asks quite right what one compares a stove to? In this case I would suggest one would compare the stove to other inglenook stoves. There is in fact a baffle that comes with the stove but to operate you have to open the door so most people do not fit it! Here again I think perhaps it is the salesperson who let the consumer down - decent advice at the start might have stopped false expectations from this stove?

    Overall rating:

    2.5 flames

  • Dovre 2000 - great goats of gruff!

    Neil Forster 11 years ago

    We have had the 2000 since 2001 and apart from changing the door seals once and replacing the iron base once it has been a friend of the family. We have a 10 inch flue and find that it burns... []

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

  • Lovely to see those flickering flames!

    Siobhán Rogers 12 years ago

    We absolutely love our Dovre with its "billy goats gruff" scene on the back plate. Fantastic to have it wide open and appreciate it like a roaring fire; or to close it up so it burns more efficiently... []

    Overall rating:

    4.5 flames

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