K39 Thistle Cottage
- SQM 90
Modern winterised cottage (2009) ; whether you are looking for a retreat with friends, a child-friendly holiday home or just a hide away with colleagues. Includes a large south-facing veranda. Excellent place for anyone who wants to experience what Sweden has to offer summer, winter, autumn and spring.
This bright and spacious cottage is suitable for up to 10 people. The cottage has 2 large bedrooms, a large kitchen/diner area, bathroom and living room. It will sleep all of you comfortable in a double bed, bunk beds, a corner sofa that converts to a double bed. There is also the possibility to add two extra beds. It has all the modern amenities you would expect including a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, dishwasher and washing machine.
The south-facing veranda over-looks the animal petting farm and a small play park, then a grazing field beyond, and is equipped with comfortable furniture and barbecue. The cottage is well placed for exploring the surrounding nature and is within a short walking distance to the lake with its sauna and hot tub. Included with the cottage is free use of one of SWESCOT boats and bicycles. It is also close to any sort of winter activities you may like.
This cottage is located is close to urban Sweden, but a world away from the stress of city living.
For all our cottages we offer discounts for repeat stays (up to 20%). We also offer generous discounts for extended stay and/or multiple cottages (contact us for details), which means that staying with us is a perfect alternative for companies with travelling employees or for large groups. We have all in all 51 beds in our various cottages to rent out.
We accept the following payment methods: cash, credit card, paypal, bank transfer
1 Bathroom, 2 Bedroom, 1 Dining-Room, 1 Kitchen, 1 Living room, 1 Toilet, Guest Sleeping Cabin, Barbecue Hut
Sleeping1 Baby crib, 2 Fold-away bed, 1 Queen bed, 1 Studio couch, 4 Single bed, Bed-Sofa, Children's Cot (available on request), Note: Bed Linen & Towels is not included
CookingChild's high chair, Coffee machine, Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Grill, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Toaster, Electric Hob, Electric Oven, Refrigerator, Freezer, Bowls, Coffee Machine, Cooking Utensils, Cutlery, Dish Towel, Dishwasher, Electric Blender, Electric Kettle, Glasses, Grill, Microwave, Oven Gloves, Pots & Pans, Vase, Water Cooler, Water Purifier, Cleaning Products, Dining Table & Chairs, Children's High Chair (available on request)
Heating/CoolingAir conditioning, Electric heating, Fireplace, Electric Heating, Air Conditioning
OutsidePrivate Terrace, Private Deck, Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Dining Area, BBQ Facilities, Sun Lounger, Parasol, Outside Lights, Lawn Games
EntertainmentDVD-Player, Wireless Broadband Internet, Stereo system, TV (Cable), TV, Swedish Channels, International Channels, DVD-Player, CD-Player, Radio, Board Games
LivingRoomSeating Area, Corner Sofa, Coffee Table, Dining Table & Chairs
SanitaryHair dryer, Shower, Washbasin, WC, Washbasin, Shower, Cleaning Essentials
LaundryClothes dryer, Iron & Board, Washing machine, Hair Dryer, Ironing Facilitities, Washing Machine, Clothes Dryer
ParkingFREE private parking is possible
MiscellaneousFire Extinguisher, First aid kit, Smoke Detector, Vacuum cleaner, Smoke Detector, Fire Extinguisher, First Aid Kit, Dust Pan & Brush, Mop & Bucket, Vacuum Cleaner, Mosquito Nets, Blackout Blinds
OutsideCharcoal grill BBQ, Deck chairs, Bicycles, Row Boat, Canoe/Kayak, Private Garden, Shared Playground, Bicycles, Child Bike Seat, Child Bike Trailer, Row Boats, Canoes, Life Jackets, Simple Fishing Gear, Golf Clubs, Shared Playground, Trampoline, Swing Set, Climbing Frame, Sandbox, Natural Playground, Outdoor Gym, Lawn Games, Sledges, Sparks, Snow Shoes, Cross Country Skis, Animal Petting Farm, Wood-burning Hot Tub, Wood-burning Sauna, Wood-burning BBQ
12:00 PM (noon)
Kolforsen 39 Ockelbo, Kolforsen, 816 93, Sweden
Our recommended route is to travel on the E4 motorway and approx. 30 km north of Gävle take the 303 exit at Hagsta/Hakke Gård. Follow the 303 towards Ockelbo. Drive approx. 13 km and where Ockelbo starts (by the huge sign "Välkommen till Ockelbo") turn left on the gravel road marked "Kolforsen 6". Drive 6 km on the road until you come to Kolforsen. In the middle of the village, by a sheep field on the left hand side, turn left on another gravel road and your cottage is the yellow one with the large veranda marked with number "39" just after the sheep field on the left hand side.
By Public Transport:
Trains and buses in Sweden are modern and fast. There are many train and bus connections to Ockelbo, but most of the time you are required to change in Gävle. We can arrange pick up on arrival and drop off at departure from Ockelbo train and bus station.