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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: 12/28/2010

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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

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

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          • 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

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

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

                  General

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

                  Property Descriptor

                      • Detached
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Rental rates quoted in: Norwegian Krones
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      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
                      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

                       

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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)

                      NOK750 per night (NOK)
                      13

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 12

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                      Member since: 2007
                      Speaks: english, german, norwegian
                      • Calendar last updated 12/28/2010
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                      +47 41464122
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