House with Waterfront

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Last updated: 05/03/2015

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  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

House near Haugesund with garage, boathouse, private pier and beach.
Excellent fishing conditions with salmon, trout and any salt-water fish.
Take day trips to Hardangerfjorden or Lysefjorden.
The Grindafjord camping lies only two kilometres away.It has lot of activites such as minigolf,trampolines,farm animals and a great waterworld with slides into the water.Non-campers are welcomed but you have to pay a small entrance fee. You can also get served food at Grindafjord camping.At least once a week they serve 'Komle' which is a traditional dish where the main ingridient is potatoes.
Skjoldastaumen have the only functionable saltwater sluice/floodgate in Norway. Apart from the historical aspects of this beautiful place it also has a grocery-store and a gas station.
Notaflåt is a public beach located in Skjoldastaumen. It is whelelchair-friendly and have an beach-volleyball court.
Aksdal center is the closest center for shopping..Here you have the tourist information office,bank,post, and about 20 stores.It also have a library and an indoor swimming-pool and an indoor-climbing wall. Behind the center you can see the Aksdal-lake.
Skjoldastaumen Church from 1910. Here rests my great-grandfather who build our holiday house.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 120 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 twin/ single, 1 child bed


  • Bedroom 2: 1 king


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single


  • It has 4 bedrooms with four large beds and 2 single beds.And a child bed. There are also an extra double bed on the second floor of the boathouse.Please note that the room is not isolated. The are also 3 fold-out beds in the house. Two of the king size beds are brand new,bought in the Easter 2012. Madrasses to one of the large double beds are also brand new,bought in the Easter 2012. One of the bedrooms is also renewed in the Easter 2012. The other bedrooms in the second floor will be renewed before the 2013 season....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    washing machine...moreless

  • The bathroom is up to date and fully renewed.

Other Amenities

  • A little explanation about fishing in Grindafjord: At the bottom of Grindafjord everything is dead because of the lack of oxygen.Usually we only fish down to 20 metres or so.Even so,you can catch 'deep-water' fish like cod(torsk,as we call it in Norway) or pollack(lyr) Saithe/coalfish (sei) is also a local resident. There is also plenty of rather large Eel (ål) in the fjord. Mackrell (makrell) is fun and easy to catch and a great sight when they hunt herring(sild) on a calm surface. Since there is less salt and more fresh water in Grindafjord the water is kind of brackish and perfect for trout(ørret) fishing. The Grindafjord trout is known to be especially tastefull and in big numbers. We also have salmon(laks) i Grindafjord. Every year salmon swims up a tiny river in the fjord that ends up to a water called 'Fugalvatnet', to mate. In 'Fuglavatnet' you have to buy a fishing liscence to fish.You can buy that at the Shell gas station in Aksdal....moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Family
  • Sports & Activities

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Arrival Day

  • Flexible


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Garage
  • Local Maps
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator


  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Motorboat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Walkway To Water


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25 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Haugesund Airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Haugesund bay area
5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
E134 or E39

Car: Recommended

The house is located near Haugesund,in Rogaland,which is a beautiful city between Stavanger and Bergen.

It is not far to Hardangerfjorden or Lysefjorden.

The roads to Tysvær(Tysvaer)

Tysvær has many fjords and beautiful scenery with its steep hills and wild nature.

The center of Tysvær is Aksdal which is a small center located a few kilometres away from Grindafjord.

It is only 20 kilometres into Haugesund City which has its own airport (Karmøy lufthavn) and

numerous of ferry lines.

Tysvær is easily accessed since all the main roads goes through Aksdal. (E39Stavanger -Bergen and E134 Oslo-Haugesund)

Either you are coming in from Oslo/Bergen or from Stavanger/Haugesund make sure to turn towards Grinde ( the roadnumber is 515) in the big roundabout.

The house number is 378.

The street name is 'Skjoldastraumvegen'.

The GPS co-ordinates is :

N 59º 25.863 and E 5º 30.631

(not 100% accurate,but close enough)

Tysvær ist leicht von Stavanger/Haugesund und Bergen/Oslo zugreiten.


Owner info

About the owner: Welcome to our holiday rental house which is located in Grindafjord, in Tysvær kommune,near Haugesund. The house is owned by my brother,Nils Arne Oddenes, and myself,Jan Eirik Oddenes. Our good friend Mr Jostein Søvik is our helping hand..He lives nearby and can be helpful with all sorts of matters.

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Speaks: english, swedish, danish, norwegian



  • View from the living-room

    View from the living-room

  • The main house

    The main house

  • View from the boathouse

    View from the boathouse

  • The living room

    The living room

  • The Kayak

    The Kayak

  • The bedroom on ground floor.

    The bedroom on ground floor.

  • Hall between bedrooms.Second floor.

    Hall between bedrooms.Second floor.

  • Bedroom in the second floor

    Bedroom in the second floor

  • Kitchen


  • View from the pier

    View from the pier

  • View from the pier

    View from the pier

  • Boathouse, mainhouse and garage

    Boathouse, mainhouse and garage

  • 14 feet boat. 4 Hp engine.

    14 feet boat. 4 Hp engine.

  • The beach is friendly for small children

    The beach is friendly for small children

  • Second floor bedroom.

    Second floor bedroom.

  • Living room

    Living room

  • The Garage

    The Garage

  • April 2012

    April 2012

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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, swedish, danish, norwegian
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  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/03/2015

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