A light sloping yard with trees on the way down to lake MälarenHouse seen from the lake
Large private lakefront vacation retreat with dock
Hosted by Stefan
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8 guests
4 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
8 guests
4 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
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A private and relaxed year-round countryside retreat on a lakefront property. Ranch house with 3 bedrooms, 1 children's bedroom, living room, kitchen, dining nook and bathroom, all on one level (about 110 sqm). South facing covered porch and stone patio with great lake views. Relax and let the children play freely, swim from the dock and pick fresh fruit in season. Located near Stockholm city in Mälaren, the 3:rd largest lake in Sweden. Access by public transportation (95 min) or drive (55min)

The space

A very relaxed and quiet countryside retreat close to Stockholm with its big city attractions. The one-story ranch house with 3 adult and one children's bedroom and a fully equipped kitchen offers easy year-round living with all amenities present. This is a family friendly place with large open grass areas for outdoor games and playing in the yard. The house is situated on a large piece of private land about 75 m from your own shoreline complete with a large dock and a swimming pontoon. Summertime lake temperatures typically range from 19-25 deg. C. Rowboat and fishing gear is available free to our guests. The property has fruits and berries in season, such as rhubarbs, gooseberries, raspberries, red current, black current, apples and more.
The house is heated and has a wood burning fireplace for winter usage. It's equipped with a 40" Flat screen TV with 6-8 channels (no cable), stereo, CD/DVD player and WiFi via a 3G/4G router. A washing machine is available for use.
There is an additional bathroom (old standard) located in the basement with a toilet, sink and shower that may be used as well.

Guest access

Our guests will enjoy the entire property for themselves. The kitchen is stocked up with normal everyday items, other fundamentals such as towels, soap, shampoo, toilet paper etc. are available for guest use. There is a full set of glasses, plates, utensils and food preparation items in the kitchen. Feel free to use all basic stuff and remember to replenish if you use items and food. There is a gas grill and a Weber charcoal grill available for your usage. Grill supplies are available please re-stock if you use.
Bedroom 1 has a double bed (160x200 cm), Bedroom 2 has two bunk beds (90x200 cm), bedroom 3 has a king size bed (190x200 cm) and the children's bedroom, which is accessed via bedroom 3, has two children's beds (70x180 cm).
All outdoor furniture, outdoor games, fishing gear, life preserves and the rowboat is at our guest's disposal.
In season you may pick as much fruit and berries as you like, make a great apple-rhubarb pie in August-September or just enjoy eating raspberries from the bushes.

Interaction with guests

This rental is for the entire home, 10 000 m2 yard, the beach and the dock complex. Boats up to 48 ft length can be moored, depths vary from 1,5 to 3,5m.
We are available over the phone or on location as needed to help you prepare for and have a great stay at our place.


Amenities
Free parking on premises
Internet

Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds
Bedroom 4
2 single beds

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Check in time is 2PM - 12AM (midnight)
Check out by 11AM

No smoking indoors.
Fully equipped home, feel free to use what you like and replenish items taken from kitchen, fridge/freezer and storage closets.


Cancellations

21 Reviews

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Steve User Profile
August 2017
The house and land is pretty much as described. The children spent a lot of time down on the jetty - swimming or in the boat. There are life vests in a cupboard on the ground floor of the house and a life buoy on the jetty so it's all pretty safe. Stefan kindly bought some second hand bikes which he put in the garage for us. There were no helmets but we didn't cover big distances and the roads are quiet. We had a lovely week in an idyllic setting.

Felicity User Profile
August 2017
This place is very lovely. The photos do not do it justice. The grounds surrounding the house are huge! We saw an otter in the lake, deer multiple times in the garden. It is beautiful and peaceful-we had a very memorable family holiday here with our first baby and her grandparents and uncles! Thanks Stefan
Stefan User ProfileStefan is a superhost.
Response from Stefan:
Hello Felicity, I'm happy that you enjoyed your stay and had a good time at our place. Thank you for the splendid feedback! I'm sorry I did not get to meet you. Sincerely, Stefan
August 2017

Aldo User Profile
July 2017
Stefan was a very lovely and helpful host. the communication was just perfect and when we needed help, stefan helped us immediatly. The house has a perfect place at the see and in the nature. it was exactly how it was shown in the pictures. the garden was very huge and we played a lot of games there. we also spent a lot of space at the see and on the boat. we also cought some pikes. the one and only negative point was the cleanness. The citchen wasnt cleaned good enough when we arrived. Some citchen items werent that usable; for example some knifes which werent sharp enough. the house itself is just perfect and really had every item we needed. We would recommend this house to everyone- it was just perfect and stefan is e perfect host!

Nick User Profile
July 2017
The house itself is compact but highly functional and easily accommodated 4 adults and 3 kids with lots of outside patio/dining space. The grounds are beautiful, we saw deer and badgers in the garden and pulled a few pike from the lake. We spent a week which flew by with good weather. Highly recommend.

Amanda User Profile
July 2017
Great place by the water

Ed User Profile
April 2017
Stevan's house is in a beautiful and peaceful location which is south facing; the veranda is actually quite warm in the sun! We really enjoyed our stay and would love to come back in the future.

Pierre User Profile
February 2017
Stefan was very communicative, his house is amazing. I highly recommand his rental

Stockholm, SwedenJoined in December 2015
Stefan User ProfileStefan is a superhost.
Hello! I live in Stockholm, in the suburb Bromma, very close to the cosmopolitan city centre yet in a peaceful and quiet area next to lake Mälaren. I am a responsible, experienced and pragmatic person that likes to travel and experience new settings and scenery. Back home I enjo…
Languages: English, Svenska
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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