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

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View of the farm from one of the walking trails

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Last updated: 01/08/2008

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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bergen cabin 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).

Big Cabin: Bergen Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 75079ha

Sleeps 2 - 8 (up to 12). Perfect for everyone from a couple to a large family/group of friends. The cabin has a traditional grass roof & diamond shaped panoramic window covers the whole front of the cabin giving fantastic views over the Sognefjord. Open fireplace (free wood) 1 double family room (double + 2 single beds) 1 double room + double sofa bed in main room, + 4-5 mattresses on the mezzanine floor, 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.

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 80 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

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

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 2 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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          • Mezzanine level: 4 twin/ single

            6 mattresses on the floor...moreless

          • Main Sitting room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Double sofa bed...moreless

          • Bedroom 1 is a family room, 1 double bed, 1 single bed with a pull out single underneath, plus hanging space and shelves.. Bedroom 2 has a double bed, hanging space & open shelves. The mezzanine level is accessed via a stairway. There is room for 4-5 single mattresses on the floor. In the main room there is plenty of space to open and use the sofa as a bed. A child's cot is available upon request....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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          • The washing machine is located in the 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

              • Television
              • DVD Player
              • Books For Kids
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Toys
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Sports & Activities

              Attractions

              • Waterfalls
              • Forests
              • Autumn Foliage
              • Bay/Sound

              Leisure Activities

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

              local services and businesses

              • Hospital
              • Medical Services
              • Groceries

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Waterfront

              sports and adventure activities

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

              Arrival Day

                  • Flexible

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Seating for 10 people

                      General

                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Heating
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Fireplace
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Parking
                      • Internet
                      • Thermos Bottle
                      • Mobile Phone
                      • Macintosh Computer
                      • Backpack
                      • Hair Dryer

                      Kitchen

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

                      Outside

                      • Terrace
                      • Barbecue
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Binoculars
                      • Boat With Paddles
                      • Balcony
                      • Bicycles
                      • Boat
                      • Outdoor Grill

                      property descriptor

                          • Detached
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Rental rates quoted in: Norwegian Krones
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Winter 2014
                          Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2014
                          1 night min stay
                          NOK750 NOK750
                          Spring 2014
                          Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2014
                          1 night min stay
                          NOK750 NOK750
                          Summer 2014
                          May 1 - Sep 30, 2014
                          1 night min stay
                          NOK850 NOK850
                          Autumn 2014
                          Oct 1 - Dec 14, 2014
                          1 night min stay
                          NOK750 NOK750

                          Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (Norwegian Krones) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.


                          Additional information about rental rates:

                          PRICE Cabin is 850,- kr per night high season (750 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, this can be done for you, if arranged in advance please ask for details. PAYMENT We accept PAYPAL, Norwegian krone or UK £.

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                          Location

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

                          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

                           

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                          Speaks: english, norwegian, german

                           

                          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)

                          NOK750 - NOK850 per night (NOK)
                          13

                          2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 12

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