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Log Cabins by the Sognefjord, Stølsheimen National Park - Wooden Cabin

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View of the farm from one of the walking trails

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Last updated: 12/28/2010

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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

LOG CABINS 3 traditional grass roofed Norwegian log cabins, set in the mountain forest overlooking the Sognefjord. Cabins are self-catering, built to an extremely high standard and include all modern facilities; Free Wifi, fitted kitchen, shower room/WC, log fire, under-floor heating and lashings of hot water. Bedlinen and towels available to hire. Baby things available (free) please ask.

On our farm we have our own hydro-electric power plant which provides all our electricity and a working water mill dating back to the 1749
Our farm lies on the edge of the Stølsheimen National Park; breathtaking views of mountains & Sognefjord with walking trails for all abilities. Set in a stunning rural location, local wildlife includes deer, sea eagles & whales & seals in the fjord. Rowing boat, fishing gear, bicycles (& sledges in winter) available to borrow. Outdoor hot tub available to hire.


DAY TRIPS & SIGHTSEEING include Fjærland Glacier and Glacier Museum, Vik (Hopperstad Stav church, world heritage site) Voss, Flåm and Flåm railway. Bergen, Førde,Balestrand, Sognadal, Lærdal and Skei. Ferry trips on the Sognefjord can be taken as day trip to enjoy the fjord from the water, or to reach a destination. A car is recommended but not essential.
HIKING - Plenty of easy, medium or harder walks. Some walks are easy on flat terrain, serious altitude for those who like mountain walking. Something for everyone.
GEOCACHE - There are several geocaches in the village area see the geocaching website for details.
BEACHES - there are several beaches, both here in Ortnevik and the neighbour villages, plenty of areas along the fjord side for BBQ's, fishing and relaxing. Day trips with the local ferry to VIK and MÅREN (great south facing beach).

Wooden Cabin: Bergen Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 75079ha

Sleeps 2-5. Wooden cabin with traditional grass roof. Cabin is self catering. With a fire place (free wood) One bedroom with double bed & single bed plus double sofa bed. Additional mattresses, baby travel cot and high chair available upon request. Cabin has fully fitted kitchen (with kettle, coffee machine, toaster etc) , shower room/WC, under-floor heating, lashings of hot water. Free use of WiFi, BBQ, rowing boat, fishing gear and bicycles & sledges in winter. DVD player in cabin + movies you can borrow. 8-man outdoor hot tub available to rent. Laundry service. A car is recommended, although not absolutely necessary. It is a two and half hour drive from Bergen city centre (3 hours from Bergen Airport) Public transport from Bergen by coach or ferry.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 30 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

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  • Double sofa bed in sitting room. Additional mattress and baby travel cot available upon request....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • WALKING. HIKING or RELAXING - Suitable for a family holiday, couples, from the very young to the prime of lifeo; you can be as active or relaxed as you wish. You can take to the mountains or the fjord or just laze in front of the view. Free WIFI. DVD Player. BBQ. Cabin has fireplace (free wood) End cleaning when you checkout (utvask) is available on request. This must be booked in advance. Outdoor hot tub for hire. Catering services available locally if you wish to cater for a function. High Season May-September, Public transport options from Bergen include express bus (coach service) or express boat....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Forests
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming

Arrival Day

  • Flexible

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Backpack
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

Reviews

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PRICE Cabin is 700,- kr per night high season (600 krone per night low season).  There is no minimum booking, overnight guests welcome. Bedlinen & towels may be hired for 100,- kr per person per stay. END CLEANING - You are required to clean the cabin when you leave, End cleaning can be booked, please ask for details.  PAYMENT  We accept PAYPAL, Norwegian krone or UK £.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Location

180 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Bergen Flesland International
70 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 hour away
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Ortnevik (From Vik or Nordeide)
170 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Bergen City Centre
70 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 hour away
160 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Stordalen
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Ortnevik bay

Car: Recommended

ORTNEVIK is a small village of 40 people with a village shop and car ferry, lies on the south side of the Sognefjord, heart of the Norwegian fjords, west coast of Norway, north of Bergen.

HIKING - Lying next to the Stølsheimen National Park there are walking trails for all abilities. Rivers, waterfalls, forest tracks & mountains, fjord experience.

FJORD - Ortnevik offers sheltered swimming in the bay plus + swimming in the fjord, a rowing boat, fishing and whale watching. Sledges in winter.

DAY TRIPS - Vik to the Stave Church, and on to the Flåm fjord, Flåm railway and glacier for day trips. Balestrand, Sogndal, Salmon Museum at Lærdal and the Glacier Museum at Fjærland

BERGEN - Most visitors start their holiday in Bergen, gateway to the fjords which is 2.5 hours drive away. Bergen Harbour is a World Heritage Site, in addition to this Bergen offers many other tourist attractions.

Other Activities: Hiking, walking, row boat, fishing, outdoor Hot tub. Cycling

 

Owner info


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Speaks: english, german, norwegian

 

Photos

  • View of the farm from one of the walking trails

    View of the farm from one of the walking trails

  • Stone cabin in winter

    Stone cabin in winter

  • Wooden Cabin with traditional grass roof (5 man)

    Wooden Cabin with traditional grass roof (5 man)

  • Stone Cabin - 4 man, price 500/350 kr per night

    Stone Cabin - 4 man, price 500/350 kr per night

  • Outdoor hot tub set in the forest by the cabins

    Outdoor hot tub set in the forest by the cabins

  • Wooden cabin interior

    Wooden cabin interior

  • Big Cabin interior kitchen and breakfast bar

    Big Cabin interior kitchen and breakfast bar

  • Ortnevik from the Sognefjord

    Ortnevik from the Sognefjord

  • View of village & bay from the trail above cabins

    View of village & bay from the trail above cabins

  • 22 hours of day light in the summer

    22 hours of day light in the summer

  • National Day - May 17th

    National Day - May 17th

  • Sognefjord view from walking trail

    Sognefjord view from walking trail

  • View from the cabins towards the Sognefjord

    View from the cabins towards the Sognefjord

  • View from one of the walking trails to Brydalen

    View from one of the walking trails to Brydalen

  • Big cabin  6-12man, 700/500 kr per night

    Big cabin 6-12man, 700/500 kr per night

  • Wooden cabin - 5 man, price 600/400 kr per night

    Wooden cabin - 5 man, price 600/400 kr per night

  • Outdoor hot tub set in the forest by the cabins

    Outdoor hot tub set in the forest by the cabins

  • Wooden cabin has a dining table & breakfast bar

    Wooden cabin has a dining table & breakfast bar

  • Wooden cabin has a dining table & breakfast bar

    Wooden cabin has a dining table & breakfast bar

  • Swimming in the Sognefjord

    Swimming in the Sognefjord

  • Northern Lights Jan 2012

    Northern Lights Jan 2012

  • National Day - May 17th

    National Day - May 17th

  • View to Ortnevik (over the fjord) from Måren

    View to Ortnevik (over the fjord) from Måren

  • Hydro Electric Power (1196) Watermill (c1750)

    Hydro Electric Power (1196) Watermill (c1750)

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cabin
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, german, norwegian
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 12/28/2010
Email owner

+47 41464122
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