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Historical Romantic Villa Surrounded by Mountains with Sea Views

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Last updated: 07/11/2014

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bergen villa description

Turner House welcomes guests to enjoy the magnificent surroundings of Stongfjorden. This grand wooden villa affords a fine view down the fjord and snow capped mountains. Perfect for family holidays, romantic getaways or small functions. Comfortably furnished in traditional style with 2 fireplaces and wooden floors,fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher and freezer, lounge, dining room, library, grand entrance and stairway, 1 bathroom with bath and shower, 2 wash-room/wc. Bedrooms: 1 double with balcony, 1 twin with balcony, 1 double with fjord view, 1 family-room.Good quality bedding provided, baby cot available. Easy access to the large garden from entrance veranda, ideal for watching the sun set.Guests have use of deckchairs,garden croquet,picnic blanket,fold up chairs, a swing and barbecue.Bicycles at house for hire. Complimentary welcome basket.


Sailing and Fishing: Sailing (April - October)
Sailing available on a 39' Offshore yacht with an RYA Yachtmaster Instructor.
Sail Trail (April - October)
A short Sail to an offshore island and a 400 metre hike to the summit can be arranged
Fishing (All year round)
Small boat with Outboard available to hire for fishing in the Fjord

Walking: Walking ( All year round)
Several walksof all standards from 1 to 6 hours, or more. Blegja, 1304m is less than 10 km away.

Skiing: Skiing (December - April)
There is downhill slope less than 30 mins drive away and others less than an hour away. There are marked cross country trails within easy reach or for the more adventurous there are several ski walks up and around the nearby fjells.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Villa

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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          • Bedroom 4: 3 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

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          • 1.Large romantic room with sleigh bed and balcony with magnificent views over fjord and mountains. His and hers wardrobe space and dressing table and writing table.2. Large double bed commands a fjord view with wardrobe and dressing table and comfy chair.3.Spacious room with twin beds and balcony with mountain and tree view,large wardrobe,table and chairs.4.Family room with 3 single beds and moveable cot, large wardrobe and store room, woodland view ideal for children.All rooms have electric heaters, hair dryer and iron available.Each room has a 'Travellers Chest' with spare blankets,handmade soap, stationary sets and slippers....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet

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          • Bathroom 3: toilet

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          • The main bathroom on the first floor is quite spacious with large bath and shower attachment, separate shower,sink and toilet and woodland view, there is also a smaller wash-room/WCon the first floor. The ground floor has its own wash-room/WC....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Sailing Courses and Cruises available through Turner House. Painting tuition and cultural guide available through Turner House. Pick up Drop off service can be arranged. Mountain walking guides can be arranged. Transport to ski slopes both Alpine and Cross Country can be arranged. Picnic Hampers can be made, booked in advance....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Waterfalls
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Near The Ocean

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Ice Skating
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Ski Lift Privileges
              • Ski Privileges Optional
              • Skiing
              • Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 9 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Air Conditioning
              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Thermos Bottle
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Blender
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Barbecue
              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Bicycles
              • Binoculars
              • Child's Swing
              • Fish Cleaning Table
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

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                  2 night min stay
                  NOK1,450 NOK1,750
                  Fri, Sat
                  NOK7,750

                  Changeover Day: Saturday


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                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  A deposit of 25% of the total booking fee is payable at the time of booking with the balance due no less than 60 days prior to the start date.

                  The above amount include MVA (VAT) @ 8%

                  Please read Terms and Condition which can be found on www.turnerhouse.net

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                  Location

                  50 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Forde Bringeland, Forde
                  14 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Askvoll
                  14 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Askvoll
                  140 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  Flam
                  45 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Forde
                  14 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Askvoll
                  30 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ski
                  Fureviknipa
                  0.2 Kilometres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Stongfjorden

                  Car: Recommended

                  The small village of Stongfjorden has a big and interesting history. From Bronze Age rock carvings to B.A.C making an important base here in 1900s.This created many fine villas and a tennis court, Turner House being the Directors house. SunnGeoCenter holds conferences and tours of local Geology. The Grand Canyon starts here! Honsehagen Medieval Winecellar and restaurant is a unique experience,pre booking essential, sistered with Olde Hanse in Tallin. Local paintings and loom weaving crafts on sale in Turner House. Nearby, Rivedal has a statue of the founder of Iceland,Ingolf Arnarson who came from here. Visit Dale home of poet Jakob Sande. Take a ferry ride to Vaerlandet and cycle over 6 bridges out into the Atlantic to beautiful Bulandet. Drive to a Glacier in Jostedalsbreen National Park with a museum and ice walking trips.Spend time in Fjaerland Book Village. Sunnfjord Outdoor Museum in Forde is a collection of antique buildings from the area with walks and picnic areas.

                  Other Activities: Painting Courses, RYA sailing Courses, Geology Tours,Medieval Winecellar,Hunting

                   

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                  Photos

                  • Turner House

                    Turner House

                  • View from the house

                    View from the house

                  • Library

                    Library

                  • Lounge

                    Lounge

                  • Bedroom

                    Bedroom

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Sunset

                    Sunset

                  • Sail Trailing Alden

                    Sail Trailing Alden

                  • Sail Trailing on Store Batalden

                    Sail Trailing on Store Batalden

                  • Turner House in Winter

                    Turner House in Winter

                  • Entrance Hall

                    Entrance Hall

                  • From the Front Door

                    From the Front Door

                  • Master Bedroom

                    Master Bedroom

                  • Bedroom

                    Bedroom

                  • From the South West

                    From the South West

                  • Log Fire in the Lounge

                    Log Fire in the Lounge

                  • Log Fire in the Library

                    Log Fire in the Library

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                  NOK1,450 - NOK1,750 per night (NOK)
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                  4 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Speaks: english, french, norwegian
                  • Calendar last updated 07/11/2014
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