ED Ref. 358592
Type of property: Detached house, approx. 110 m² living space, ideal for 4 - 6 persons
Access / Parking: Parking on the property .;
Boat information: Motor boat against payment locally (20 hp / 15 feet - please order before) .;
Fishing: Fishing good, outdoor fish processing area, with running water .;
Outdoor facilities: (private use): terrace, furnishing provided, barbecue .;
Location: directly on the Esefjord / Sognefjord, fjord view, overlooking the Ese and Sognefjord .;
Ground: (private use): approx. 500 m² well-kept lawn;
Equipment: LCD TV, DVD, VCR, Nintendo game console, portable stereo, Internet access W-LAN (payment), washing machine. Electric heating. floor heating .;
Furnishing: cozy, upscale, comfortable .;
Distances Beach / Bodies of Water: Fjord (without crossing roads) 0 m;
Bus stop: about 20 m; Balestrand harbor 1 km,
Getting there: Flåm train station about 110 km, ferry harbor Bergen about 187 km, Bergen Flesland airport about 186 km; , Oslo Airport Gardermoen about 371 km, Oslo Ferry Port about 359 km.
Nearest town / city: center of Balestrand about 1 km, Høyanger about 47 km, Sogndal about 45 km;
Shopping: Nearest supermarket (Balestrand) about 1 km;
Restaurant: in Balestrand, approx. 1 km
ATTENTION: Please note that the deposit of 250 EUR must be paid in advance to the landlord. You will receive the corresponding bank details with your travel documents.
About the house:
The house has been renovated and partly refurbished. In 2018, the exterior facade was redesigned. Furthermore, there is now a private jetty for up to 3 boats available.
The house is located directly on the fjord. With its approx. 110 m² living space, it is ideal for 4 people. However, there are sleeping and living options for up to 6 people.
The house has 2 bedrooms, 1 large bathroom, 1 spacious kitchen, a large living room with open fireplace, a dining set and a comfortable armchair corner, and a sofa set with a fantastic fjord view.
On the property is also a small house with 2 comfortable beds, which is not only used by children. In exceptional cases, 2 comfortable sun loungers could be used as additional sleeping arrangements in case they wanted to come with 8 people.
The kitchen is equipped with a large freezer, electric stove with oven, and microwave. A washing machine for your holiday laundry is available in the laundry room.
The house has a large terrace and garden, also a Fischausnahmeplatz. The jetty and garden are secured to the fjord with a fence, so that the property is also ideal for children. By boat (weather is only available from April to October), the rich fishing grounds in the area are easily accessible.
A portable stereo system, a large LCD TV, a VCR, a DVD player and our small video library, as well as a Nintendo game console and other amenities round off your holiday pleasures.
The television receives because of the mountain range, which makes a satellite reception impossible behind the house, although only 3 Norwegian TV programs, but also various radio stations. On request, however, there is the possibility of using your PC to retrieve your e-mails or to use the Internet. We are happy to offer you this service for free.
Outside the summer months, underfloor heating ensures cozy warmth. Electricity is included in the price during the summer months. For booking periods from mid-October to mid-April, there are additional costs of NOK 240 per week. These are to be paid locally to the caretaker.
Parking for your car is available directly at the house.
Electricity is included in the price during the summer months. From October to April, additional NOK 300 per week.
The final cleaning is carried out by the tenant or against payment NOK 900 (order)
Bed linen + towels are to be brought along / renting possibility linen / towels NOK 120 / person / change (order)
Deposit EUR 250.
Pet NOK 270 / stay (registration)
Internet included in the price
15-foot boat with 20 hp engine: NOK 1600 / week (order),
All additional costs in NOK have to be paid directly to the caretaker on the day of arrival, the deposit must be paid in advance and should be available at least two weeks before departure.
In Balestrand you can use both the bus and express boat connections. For details, ask at the tourist information office in Balestrand.
Even for Norway, this holiday home is uniquely located. In the midst of beautiful nature, the house is located directly on the Esefjord close to the mouth of the Sognefjord and only 1 km away from the historically known city of Balestrand.
The Sognefjord is the longest and deepest fjord in Europe, about 204 km long and up to 1308 m deep. The area with huge glaciers and the highest mountains in Scandinavia is considered one of the most beautiful travel destinations in the world.
Around Balestrand there are various hiking trails, with different levels of difficulty and viewpoints, to admire the fjord from the height.
Worth seeing are in the area "Sogn of Fjordane" the Jostedalsbreen (largest European continental glacier), the oldest stave church of Norway at Urnes in Luster (UNESCO World Heritage Site). Further highlights include the world famous Nærøyfjord, a tributary of the Sognefjord (60 km away), a Flambahn ride (bookable Balestrand tours). On the 20 km long section of the Flambahn, you will see rivers rushing through deep ravines, thundering waterfalls that plunge down steep rocks and snow-capped mountains and mountain ranges on the slopes. The Jotunheimen National Park or the Sognefjord mountain landscape are also ideal for mountaineering or skiing.
In winter, there are also attractive offers, such. B. an illuminated cross-country ski trail (in place). Alpine skiing is possible in Hemsedal (about 2.5 hours by car). Especially idyllic is the area around the Gaularfjellet.
- Local tax / tourism tax: No city tax / tourism tax (obligatory).
- Final cleaning: once per object by the tenant to perform (mandatory).
- Electricity: once per object included in the price.
- Pet: once a pet cost 270 NOK (mandatory).
- Parking: per object and day included in the price.
- Internet: included per object per week.
- 15ft boat with 20 hp engine: per object per week costs 1600 NOK (optional).
- From October to April additional electricity costs of NOK 300 per week will be charged: NOK 300 (mandatory) per property per week.
- Bed linen: to rent per person per week for NOK 100 (optional).
- Towels: to rent per person per week for 20 NOK (optional).
- Land area: 500 m²
- Fenced with a hedge, wall or fence
- Number of kitchens: 1
- Number of living rooms: 1
- Number of WC: 1
- Distance ski lift / mountain railway: 150 km
- Distance track: 0. 50 km
- Distance shopping: 1 km
- Distance city (Balestrand): 1 km