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Country house on the historic island of Adelsö
Country house on the historic island of Adelsö
6 guests
2 bedrooms
6 beds
1 bath
6 guests
2 bedrooms
6 beds
1 bath
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This beautiful wooden house from 1910 only an hour from Stockholm city centre, is located on the historic island of Adelsö. It was originally a shop to serve the hardworking farming community of Lindby but over the years, was eventually turned into a house that today accommodates a family of 6-8. There is also a small basic cabin that has a bunk bed and a single bed on the property. The house is close to a range of amenities incl. a shop, a beautiful old traditional café and bathing places

The space

For a more substantial supermarket, guests can take the ferry (no cost and every half hour) and then drive 20 mins to Ekerö. Pony riding is also possible in Sättra gård at the other end of the island (URL HIDDEN) (ring Maud Donatello, mobile (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)). Buses run regularly from Bromma station in Stockholm

Interaction with guests

You'll have the house to yourself, as we live in Stockholm.

Amenities
Free parking on premises
Family/kid friendly
Wireless Internet
Indoor fireplace
Prices
Extra people €40 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee €20
Security Deposit €100
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds, 1 floor mattress
Common spaces
1 sofa bed
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 12PM (noon)
Check out by 1PM

- No shoes in the house

Cancellations
Safety features
Smoke detector
Fire extinguisher
Availability
6 nights minimum stay

3 Reviews

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La Fée User Profile
August 2017
We cannot recommend this place enough. It's beautifully located and the house itself is very comfortable and equipped with everything you need. Shane our host was always quick to respond. We took the 16 kilometers walk around Adelsö and that was beautiful and really worth it.

Joel User Profile
August 2017
I spent 5 nights in Shane's house with my wife and 2 kids (5 and 1.5 years old). We had a lovely time and the house had lots of space for them to play safely and independently. The stairs are a little steep for a 1.5 year old but there is a door at the base to shut them off. Adelsö itself was the perfect scale for us and had a lovely shallow beach into the lake on the other side of the island that was perfect for the sunny days. The outside dining area was beautiful in the summer evenings and the local shop was really good considering the small scale of the island! We visited Birka (a Viking world heritage site only a 5 minute boat trip away) on the rainy day. It was interesting and the kids were entertained too, mostly by the sheep...I would recommend the house if you want a nice taste of rural Sweden but with some amenity nearby!

Mike User Profile
July 2017
We enjoyed our stay in this lovely summer house very much. It was a great time! Beautiful island, great house, generous hosts.

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Stockholm, SwedenJoined in October 2013
Shane User Profile

I'm Irish but have been living in Sweden for over 14 years and have come to love Stockholm. My wife is Swedish and I have two children aged 6 and 10. I work with international development and human rights issues in different countries around the world in Eastern Europe, Africa and Asia. I'm also interested in sports, art, reading fiction and also I play the guitar and mandolin when I have the time!

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