Apartment with Seaview in Lofoten


Entire rental unit hosted by Patrik

4 guests, 2 bedrooms, 2 beds, 1 bathroom
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Our house is a house in transition, it has been a house for the fish industri and been used by fishermen and their families. Now we have renovate great parts of it to make it as genuine as possible but adds some more comfort then it was before.

The space
Two bedrooms apartment (and it is possible to add one extra bed ) with fantastic location when overlooking the harbor and mountains. Also optional to add a adjacent separate room.

Recently the apartment has been carefully renovated in order to maintain a sentiment of history. That is, supplementing the accommodations with modern comfort.
The kitchen is fully equipped with stovetops and oven, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, juicer and dining table with four chairs.
The bathroom has underfloor heating and is tiled in classic style.
The master bedroom has a double bed 2*90 cm mattress with a very comfortable mattress (Medium soft in upper layer and quite firm in the core).
The second bedroom has a 120 cm mattress with a very comfortable mattress ( soft in upper layer and quite firm in the core).
Towels and linens are included.

Will I have the apartment to myself?
Yes, we shown how everything works, then you are left to your own devices.
Is the apartment available on date XX?
If the dates are free on the calendar, then the apartment is available.
Do you supply towels/bed linen?
We supply freshly laundered bed linen and towels.

Some things to know is that we have excellent tap water with fantastic taste and it is almost as cold as ice.
Pets are allowed in the house except for in beds/ sofas etc.
It is a old wooden house and it is a living enviroment so there is sounds now and then and if you are looking for a place that are totally quiet then this is the wrong place for you.

Nearby there are restaurants and cafés with a local touch. different opening hours during seasons.
Close to fishing, climbing, paddeling kayak, snorkeling, diving, art and galleries.
Enjoy the fantastic nights with northern lights (aurora borealis) in the winter season (september to april) and midnight sun in the summer.
The Lofoten beaches are probably the best in the country and may be in Europe with shinning white sand, the Rambergs Beach is one of the most famous beaches, thus its a little bit cold in the water.

The apartment is located in a house from 1930 - formerly used as a fish landing facility . Secondly as a home for the fishermen during storms and other bad weather a Rorbu.
Parking available only 50 meters from the apartment. Bus stop right outside the house.

In the period between january to april there is plenty of snow and you can go skiing both down hill and cross country. Some times you are able to start a couple of weeks later and for the late period if you climb to the higher mountains there is snow in to the first part of the summer.
During the period from late april to october there is fantiastic oportunitys to hiking and go all trails and explore the fantasic mountains in Lofoten.
All year around there is good posibility to find and explore whales and orcas. You find several diffrent tours around Lofoten.
In the the area near by you find lots of See Eagles and seals.

Transports; It is quite easy to go by bus from Svolvær to Henningsvær and there is around 9 departures each week day.
Happenings in Vågan Lofoten:

31 may - 2 june - Codstock Bluesfestival, Henningsvær
9 - 13 October NM in Surfing, Unnstad
17 - 19 november - The European Independant Filmfestival,
31 may - 2 june - Codstock Bluesfestival, Henningsvær
8-11 August Arctic race of Norway (and in Lofo(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) September Lofoten International Art Festival
17 - 19 novembre - The European Independant Filmfestival, Kabelvåg
- Lofoten International Chamber Music Festival
- Lofoten International Photo festival, Kabelvåg
28 - 29 march 2014 - VM in Skrei fishing, Svolvær

Art gallery
Kaviar Factory in Henningsvær

In Svolvær you find Lofoten war museum
In Kabelvåg Lofoten museum
Only 45 min to the Viking Museum in Borg
Norwegian Fishing Village Museum in Å
Lofoten Stockfishmuseum in Moskenes

Art & Entertainment
Nordnorsk kunstnerssenter, Svolvær

Lofoten Aquarium in Kabelvåg

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

What this place offers

Pets allowed
Washing machine
Air conditioning
High chair
Hair dryer
Unavailable: Pool

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Where you’ll be

Lofoten, Vågan, Nordland, Norway

Hosted by Patrik

  1. Joined in January 2012
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Hi I´m a swede in Norway enjoying the beautiful Lofoten Islands where we (my wife and I) have a great huge project in renovating an old fish landing property from the 1930. Day time Im in the optical business and work for a major optical chain in north of Norway. My private project am working on a new collection of wooden eyewear for a more sustainable pattern for eyewear. At home I like to go on hikes with our dogs we have 2 Weimaraner's. Cooking doing tasty food mostly vegetarian or local seafood and fish. Have a great interest in meeting people and explore things and places. Do like to interact with both guests and hosts when traveling. During our holidays we are aiming for on a lots of good mostly vegetarian food and good music.
Hi I´m a swede in Norway enjoying the beautiful Lofoten Islands where we (my wife and I) have a great huge project in renovating an old fish landing property from the 1930. Day tim…

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Check-in: After 14:00
Check out: 11:00
Self check-in with smart lock
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

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Nearby lake, river, other body of water
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