Light and stylish modern interior with an incredible sea view.The property is situated as an island in a protected recreation area, totally undisturbed.
Beach house 30 min from Oslo center
Beach house 30 min from Oslo center
8 guests
4 bedrooms
8 beds
2 baths
8 guests
4 bedrooms
8 beds
2 baths
You won’t be charged yet

A new, unique seafront house with private deep-water dock situated in the middle of a beautiful recreation area - by boat just 15 minutes from Oslo city center / 30 minutes by car - is for rent (days, week(s) or weekend) during parts of the year.

The space

See some film clips from the video bloggers FunForLouis (Steve´s pre wedding trip, Pier pressure , 2 guys 1 bathtub and Losing the hat!) and Mr Ben Brown (Boating in norway!) on YouTube.

Facilities:
- spectacular seafront house situated on a hill with panoramic views over the fjord and city center of Oslo
- new and modern, constructed in 2015
- all Miele kitchen appliances including 3 ovens (normal, compact and steam boiler), dishwasher, induction cooktop, coffee machine, fridge, freezer
- washing machine
- tumble-dryer
- fireplace
- 55" 4K ultra HD TV with 40 channels + Viaplay, Netflix, Mubi etc
- wireless internet inside / outside
- Sonos smart wireless HiFi system with Spotify, Tidal, Apple Music streaming in 4 zones
- terrace with roof and patio heaters
- 2 weber barbecues (1 gas + 1 charcoal)
- small fishing / rowing boat (14 foot, 5 persons), rental: see below.
- a 26 feet speedboat with 225 hp, rental: see below
- kayak
- fishing gear
- life jackets (children + adults)
- heating lamps
- reclining chairs
- and much more...

The house is designed by Drøbak Arkitektkontor. The kitchen is fully equipped with the latest appliances, like three Miele ovens, induction cooktop, micro­wave as well as a dish­washer, refrigerator, freezer, ice maker, coffee machine, citrus press, toaster, salad spinner, chef's knives, porcelain tableware and glasses for wine, cognac, cold drinks, etc.

In the living room there is a big flatscreen and home cinema, a library of films and books and a variety of family games.

The dining area has a panoramic 180-degree view across the Oslo fjord, including Oslo city center.

There are two roomy sleeping lofts; both of them sleep two adults (queen size bed) + one child or adult (single bed) while the common space in the middle can serve as a 4th bedroom (but then only with a mattress and with transfer from the two other bedrooms (please see the house plans among the pictures.

The row / fishing boat may be rented for an additional NOK 1,500 per week or NOK 300,- per day. The kayak is free.

Windsurfing may be rented for an additional NOK 1,500 per week or NOK 300 per day.

A car (Saab cabriolet) may be rented. Price upon request.

A speed boat (26 foot, 225 hp) may be rented. NOK 10,000,- / week or NOK 2,000,- / day (+ petrol).

Bedclothes & towels: NOK 200,- per person (or bring yourselves).
Electricity: NOK 1,- / kWh (a bagatelle in summer)

Cleaning fee: NOK 1,200,- is compulsory and included in the rent.

It is installed fire and burglar alarm with direct communication to the security center.

The nearest bus stop is far away, so without a car you will need to rent the car or bicycles or the speedboat.

The summer season may be best for most people, but the property is also charming in late autumn, winter and early spring. Some winters, the ice on the fjord is thick enough for skating, cross-country skiing, ski sailing and kite snowboarding. The combination of cable-heated floors, electric wall heaters and an effective fireplace ensures indoor comfort all winter long.

Guest access

The entire house except one storing room in the basement.

Interaction with guests

As a host we live 30 min from the house. If you miss anything or need some help, we will be there within short time.

Other things to note

NB!
NOT included:
Bedclothes & towels: NOK 200,- per person (or bring yourselves).
Electricity: NOK 1,- / kWh (a bagatelle in spring, summer, autumn)
Rowing / fishing boat rental: NOK 1,500,- / week or NOK 300,- / day.
Speedboat rental: NOK 10,000,- / week or NOK 2,000,- /day (+ petrol).
Bedclothing & towels and boat rentals should be agreed before reservation (in airbnb´s special offer solution). Electricity consumption is to be paid cash on departure.

A beautiful coast path takes you north to the former home of the polar hero Roald Amundsen (Museum Uranienborg) and to the one hundred year old, charming Café Svartskog Kolonial (1916), where you can have lunch and find ecological groceries, live music (if you are lucky), antique furniture, porcelain and vintage clothing.

Another beautiful coast path takes you south to the small and charming Nebba Brygge with a small, sandy beach and some typical houses / cabins.

Just 15 minutes away you will find the famous Tusenfryd amusement park.

In Oslo you can visit Aker Brygge, Tjuvholmen, The City Hall, Karl Johans gate, Akershus Fortress, Frogner, Grünerløkka, Holmenkollen Ski Museum & Tower, Ekeberg Sculpture Park, Vigeland Sculpture Park, The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet, Oslo Opera House, Norwegian Folk Museum, Fram Museum, The Polar Ship Fram, The Viking Ship Museum, Munch Museum, National Gallery, Natural History Museum and Botanical Gardens, National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Royal Palace, The Ibsen Museum, the National Museum of Contemporary Art, The Astrup Fearnley Museum, The Nobel Peace Center, The Kon-Tiki Museum (Thor Heyerdahl), The Parliament Building and many other interesting places.

The charming seafront villages Drøbak, Hvitsten and Son are also just a short drive away.


Business travel
This listing has essential business travel amenities.

Amenities
Pets allowed
Free parking on premises
Internet
Family/kid friendly

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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 4
1 single bed
Common spaces
1 single bed

House Rules
No smoking
Self check-in with lockbox

Standard norwegian house rules.
No smoking inside the house.


Cancellations

64 Reviews

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Charlie User Profile
November 2017
This was the second time I have stayed at the Beach House. Once again, breathtaking location, with fantastic views of the fjord. Bjorn was great with communication once again, checking in with local tips daily. We had a fantastic stay and recommend this place as a unique place to stay.

Rebecca User Profile
November 2017
The beach house is incredible, my kids and I loved it and the situation is perfect: into nature but close enough to tourists attractions such as Oslo.. Bjørn is a very attentive host!

C User Profile
October 2017
Beautiful place with a great view!! Possibility of fishing, canoeing, hiking. Bjorn is an attentive host who can easily guide you.

John User Profile
September 2017
Very beautiful and elagant beach House. Kind and courteous host, one of our best experiences.

Aasjah User Profile
September 2017
This place is gorgeous and has breathtaking views! Bjørn was extremely accommodating and communication was fantastic! I would highly recommend staying here!!!

Guramrita User Profile
September 2017
We travelled from India early this month, visiting family in Copenhagen. We decided to see another country close by & hence planned a short trip to Oslo, Norway. Air BnB not being one of the first options for us, we were exploring many places to stay. As luck would have it, we chanced upon this beautiful beach house. What we learnt that Bjorn(house owner) is rated as a Super Host, and that the house was occupied most of days. Not sure of the availability , we took a chance and sent him a note. Of-course we had a lot of questions about the stay,city and the things to do. Being our first Air Bnb booking, there were a lot more queries:-). Instantly a very personalized reply came from Bjorn, settling all our concerns This made us decide in minutes that we would like to explore our first ever Air Bnb stay at the beautiful suburbs of Oslo. From the first communication, Bjorn made it a point to stay connected and showered us with a lot of warmth and help. We were made to feel very welcome in every conversation we had with him. His house is absolutely stunning, each corner very aesthetically done up. Loved the vibe there!! Though the weather packed up and it rained all four days, it still was not a deterrent for us. The house amenities and the surrounding forest gave us the perfect relaxed holiday, we really needed. We followed all recommendations shared by Bjorn, on places to visit and dine. That made our experience wholesome. What better could we ask? Thanks Bjorn, for being so loving and generous, you undoubtedly are a “Super-Host". This house is a must do get-away for anyone travelling that side. You have raised the bar for our future Air Bnb stays Cheers From all of us

Andrew User Profile
September 2017
I'm sorry to say theat watch out for the small print and all the add on costs. The place is great but some additional costs are petty whilst others are way out of perspective with similar places and took away from our enjoyment.
Bjørn Arezes User Profile
Response from Bjørn Arezes:
I am sorry to hear that some extra costs took away from your enjoyment, Andrew. All extra costs (bed clothing / towels, electricity, Nespresso coffee, row / fishing boat, speed boat, windsurfing, Saab cabriolet) are clearly described twice in the Airbnb advert, under Overview and under Other things to note. Still we gave you electricity and Nespresso coffee for free, and we gave you 50% discount on the bed clothing and towels. Some guests are never satisfied...
September 2017

Oslo, NorwayJoined in June 2012
Bjørn Arezes User Profile

I am a 50 year old man living with my portuguese wife and four children in Oslo. 30 minutes from the Oslo city center we have constructed a spectacular beach house for our family. But – since we love to travel, we have decided to rent out the house on a weekly and 3-days basis. Since my wife is portuguese we have been travelling a lot in Portugal. But – we have also had beautiful vacations in Sweden, Denmark, Spain, France, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Bulgaria, Turkey, Egypt, Thailand, Indonesia, USA and Central + South America. And we would like to discover other parts of the world.

We have been hosts for more than 10 years now – first for a beach house at Ljan in Oslo and now for the brand new beach house 30 minutes from the oslo city center. Since we live close to the beach house, we can always offer assistance when something is missing or something happens. Our guest appreciate this extra service. I speak norwegian, swedish, danish, english, german, spanish and portuguese – so communication with our guest is not a problem.

As guests around the world most people perceive us as a harmonious family that love to meet new cultures and new people.

Languages: Dansk, Deutsch, English, Español, Norsk, Português, Svenska
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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