Small basement apartment with separate entrance. Fully equipped. Reasonable price. Free parking close to the door. Large outdoor area. Rural surroundings. Included boat in a large lake. Go hiking uphill in the mountains direct from the apartment. Affordable bike rental. 2 Hours from Bergen. 3 Hours from Trolltunga and Stavanger. 4 Hours from Preikestolen/Pulpitrock. Ferry to the island runs constantly, also throughout the night. Please, read the text on our pictures. 6KM from shopping. Velcome.
This small apartment is best for those who want a reasonably simple stay. If you want higher standards, much more space, greater nature views, I would recommend one of our three other rental units in the same location. Either way, you have access to all of our outdoor area, and amenities we provide.
The apartment is only 35 square meters in total, so staying many people here for a long time is not recommended. The apartment has heating in all floors. The host with family lives in the same house, on the floor above, and during the day, washing machine and children's play can sometimes be heard.
2 Hours from Bergen.Deserted area, with farms around. Rowboat in a big lake only 200m from apartment, are included in the rent. Possibilities for fish for trout. Several waterfalls around. Nice place to relax or enjoy Norwegian nature. Mountains with trails just behind the apartment. 6KM from shop and resturant. Scandinavia is far to the north. Norway and Western Norway is famous for its breathtaking scenery and spectacular fjords.
The closest major airport is Bergen Airport. On the island of Stord is also a small airport with daily flights to and from Oslo.
From Denmark Fjord Line daily ferry to Kristiansand, Stavanger or Bergen.
Stord is an island outermost Hardangerfjorden, 2 Hours from Bergen. About 20,000 people living on the island.
There are hospitals and anything else of help settings considers and facilities.
Middle of the island consists of wild mountain areas, with peaks of up to 750 meters above sea level with beautiful views. Many hiking paths and trails that makes migration of this nature even easier. Here is an abundance of bird and wildlife. Deer, hares, eagles and other birds are a common meeting.
Anyway, fishing is most popular. There are a lot of small and big lakes. These are tied together with waterfalls, rivers and streams, all full of small trout. Everyone can fish all over and completely for free. Please bring with yourself fishing rod for use in the mountain lakes. Some guests have actually caught 110 trouts in some few days. The fishing season is from May to October. If the winter is cold enough and safe ice on the lake, ice fishing for arctic char is been popular.
The chance of meeting other tourists in the immediate area, in the mountains and along the river, is very small.
You will receive a map to guide upon arrival, where the trails are marked. You can get advice from the landlord about recommended trips depending on how experienced hiker you are. There is plenty of water in the area, you know, boots are recommended. Much blueberries in the area, cranberries and opportunity to find chanterelle.
The area has large and fascinating climatic variations during the year. In winter, temperatures can go down to minus 15, it may be snow, and mountain lakes are frozen. On hot summer days around 30 degrees plus, and the water in the rivers and lakes, can have a nice bath temperature of over 23 degrees after a few sunny days.
Anyway, the area is known for a lot of precipitation in the form of rain. Rainwear recommended.
Also light varies. In winter there is daylight only 6-7 hours, in summer 18 to 19 hours.
There is good mobile coverage in total area.
Local tourist information from the municipality on web, Search : Fitjar kommune
By staying here you can reach all sites in the article below, Search for: visitsunnhordland
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