Star Rapids Manor House - Sleeps 14-16
Stay connected but be at peace in this tranquil and relaxing home from home with a difference. Rediscover fresh air, clean water and the restorative effect of natural beauty.
This is a high quality traditional Manor House with WIFI and Satellite TV, a sauna, a spacious porch, a balcony and set in a large private garden with barbecue facilities.
6 Bedrooms, 2 kitchens, 3 vast wooden-floored spaces for group activities or just to relax and be in, Swedish style. 3 shower-rooms (one with a bath), 2 separate additional toilets, dishwasher, washing-machine and dryer. Bedding and towels supplied for up to 16.
Extra single beds available on request.
Private parking, central heating, Satellite TV, broadband internet, bedding and towels included.
The property is 2 kilometers from Uddeholm village, close to the river and surrounded by meadows with horses.
Local Art Gallery and museum 5 mins walk, restaurant 2 kilometres, Klaralven Riverside Bike Route ("55 Carfree Miles") 2.5 km away. Lakes, rivers, forests all around. Local attractions include Wildlife Park, Waterpark, Torsby all-year-round ski-tunnel, Uddeholm Golf Course, fishing, boat-hire, canoeing and many cultural festivals and activities all year round.
Local Airport at Hagfors (5 km) with daily flights to and from Stockholm. Karlstad has an international airport, University, cinemas and shopping centre and is one hour's drive away.
Local shop for basics 3km, Supermarket and all the rest in Hagfors, 5km.
In English this means "warm land" and this part of Sweden is known for its warm and beautiful summers with long, long evenings and stunning landscape.
It is a wonderful place for a relaxing holiday with children or without. Everywhere you find lakes and rivers where you can swim and you can freely explore beautiful pine forests and rolling hills, on foot or by bike, stopping for coffee and a bite to eat at the many little traditional coffee houses along the way.
There are many outdoor activities and places to visit.
There is a moose park near Ekshärad (15 km), a bear park at Orsa, (200 kms), and Father Christmas's summer residence ("Tomten i Halla") at Forshaga. The local Hagfors town (5 km) has three supermarkets, restaurants and pizza places as well as a good number of local shops.
Please Note: Prices quoted are approximate. Charges are in Swedish Krona. 2012 Prices: 8,000 per week in Low season, 10,000 per week in High season. You will receive an invoice via email for 25% after booking and another for the remainder one month before arrival. Bedding and towels are supplied for up to 16 people.