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Star Rapids Manor House - Sleeps 14-16

Overview

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.

Uddeholm Area
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.

Varmland
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.

Summary:

Traditional Swedish Manor House, overlooking river and close to riding stables. Lovely large gardens surrounded by meadows. Perfect for large groups, retreats, yoga breaks and much more.

Facilities

Property type: Country house

Room details

Bedrooms:

6 bedrooms, sleeps 16

Bedroom 1: 1 Double bed, En Suite
Bedroom 2: 1 Double bed, En Suite
Bedroom 3: 1 Double bed
Bedroom 4: 2 Single beds
Bedroom 5: 2 Single beds
Bedroom 6: 2 Single beds

Additional beds:
2 single sofa beds located in Bedrooms
Seats:
Room for 15 in the dining area
Room for 10 in the living area
Bathrooms:
3 bathrooms, 2 Separate WC's

Indoor facilities

Entertainment and IT:
DVD/Blu-ray player
Internet (WI-FI)
TV Languages in English, Local
Leisure:
Sauna
Heating and air con:
Central heating
Open fire
Household:
Clothes drier
Cooker
Crockery
Cutlery
Dishwasher
Fridge
Freezer
Glassware
Hair dryer
Kettle
Microwave
Oven
Pots / pans
Toaster
Towels / linen
Washing machine

Outdoor facilities

Other:
Balcony or terrace
Barbecue
Outside lighting
Parking
Private garden
Extra information (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.)

Suitability

Suitable for
Infants
Pets (by agreement in advance)

Sports and activities

Boat Hire
Cycling
Fishing
Golf
Horse Riding
Mountain Biking
Skiing
Sports Center
Swimming
Tennis

Sights and attractions

Historic Site
Museum
Shopping
Theatre
Theme Park
Cinema

Prices and availability

Last updated 20.10.2012


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Location

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Nearby:
  • Nearest beach: 15km
  • Nearest bar: 10km
  • Nearest restaurant: 15km
  • Nearest supermarket: 15km
  • Hagfors Airport: 3.8km
  • Hagfors Airport: 5km
  • Gothenburg: 200km

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1 out of 1 people recommend staying here
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Stayed Saturday 29 May 2010
Frances and Don could not have been better hosts. The apartment is wonderful and the setting incredible. All of the people we encountered were so welcoming and helpful. In fact we would love to be there right now but will just have to look at our photos and hope to visit again.
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We had a great time, with everything we needed right on hand and so much SPACE! Wonderful. Thanks!Couple from Holland, summer 2007

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About the owner
Owner score 62
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Located in: Sweden
Joined: February 2007