Modern winterised cottages of various sizes to experience all of what Sweden
can offer within 2 hours drive summer and winter. Stockholm is 2,5 hours away.
The cottages combined can sleep up to 28 people and are ideal for couples,
families or groups; whether you wish a peaceful, relaxing holiday or one packed
full of activity/adventures – where the list is endless.
They have everything you might expect in modern accommodation offering open
plan kitchen and dining room combination with a stove/oven,
refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, etc. Living room
consist of cable TV and a wonderful traditional log fire in one of the
cottages. Bathroom is modern with all the facilities required including a
washing machine in one of the cottages. A wonderful barbeque hut with real
reindeer skins is available in the smaller of the cottages.
Internet access via mobile broadband can be rented.
All around are pine forests and hills, rivers and lakes. Perfect for walking,
riding, biking, swimming, rafting, canoeing/boating in summer, wild berry or
mushroom picking. Bear and elk safaris are popular. We can assist with guides
for the perfect experience. Bikes, a boat and a canoe are available for guest
In the winter exciting adventures such as dog sledging, snow mobile rides, ski-
ing (both cross-country and downhill), sledging or more relaxing alternatives
such as ice fishing are available.
If things are getting too quiet it is not far to big cities, such as Gavle and
Sandviken, and only 2 hours away from Stockholm.
Price per week is from 2700 SEK - 4500 SEK depending on chosen cottage/s and
time of year. Flexible arrival dates. Can also be rented 1-6 nights and several
weeks/months in a row.
Within 10-50 minutes drive you can reach:
Ockelbo’s renowned Wij Gardens, Wilderness Gallery, Elk Park, Bear Safari,
Furuvik Amusement Park and Zoo, Adventure baths, Downhill skiing and
snowboarding in Kungsberget, Illuminated cross-country ski tracks, Snowmobile
routes, Forest and Nature, Fishing, Long-distance skating, Horses, Dog teams,
Valbo shopping centre, Ironworks, Högbo Bruk, SAIK Bandy, Brynäs Ice hockey,
Mackmyra Swedish Whisky, Boat trips, Horse-racing, Hiking on Gästrikeleden,
Canoeing Sjöbacken to Testeboan, Swimming lakes, Arsunda Viking Museum, Art
Exhibitions, Bird-watching, Railroad museum, 6 golf courses, 9-36 holes
Whatever you choose to do whilst here, whether it is your first visit to Sweden
or a returning one, we hope to make your stay with us special to you, and that
you will return home with the happiest of memories.
Ockelbo is no more than 2 hours drive north of Stockholm Västerås airport or
Stockholm Arlanda International airport. Stockholm Skavsta is less than 4 hours
by car from the cottage.
Budget airline Ryanair and Norwegian fly regularly to Stockholm Arlanda,
Stockholm Västerås and Stockholm Skavsta airport making this an affordable
destination. Flight time is only 2 hours from the UK and Central Europe.
Skavsta and Västerås airports are small, modern facilities making luggage and
hire car collection a speedy process.
We are more than happy to pick you up from Ockelbo train station.