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COUNTRY HOUSES ON A BEAUTIFUL ISLAND

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The main house of the farm
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Overview
Farmhouse -
5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Gjerdinga, Nord-Trondelag, Central Norway
OLASTUN IS A BIG TRADITIONAL COUNTRY HOUSE SITUATED AT A FARM ON A BEAUTIFUL ISLAND ON THE CENTRAL COAST OF NORWAY. THE MAIN TIMBER HOUSE IS FROM 1600, BUT WAS REBUILT IN 1840 BY MY GREAT-GREAT GRANDFATHER NAMED OLA, HEREBY THE NAME OLASTUN.

THE MAIN HOUSE HAS TWO FLOORS. IN FIRST FLOOR IS A FULLY FURNISHED LIVING ROOM WITH FIREPLACE, TV etc. HERE IS A BIG KITCHEN AND DINING ROOM, A BATHROOM WITH HEATED FLOOR, BATHTUB AND TOILET. A SLEEPING CHAMBER IS NEXT TO IT, SUITABLE FOR PEOPLE NOT ABLE TO WALK THE STAIRS. HERE ARE TWO HALLS AND TWO ENTRANCES FROM OUTSIDE. THE SECOND FLOOR HAS FOUR BEDROOMS AND A LOUNGE.

OUTSIDE IS A VERANDA FOR EATING OR RELAXING IN A BIG GARDEN WITH FRUIT TREES, FLOWERS AND VEGETABLES.

IN THE GARDEN IS A SMALL TIMBER HOUSE FOR SLEEPING WITH A VERANDA FOR ENJOYING SUN AND WHATCHING WILD ANIMALS LIKE GRAZING DE...
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Listing #HL348302
About the Owner
Trond A
Languages spoken:German, Norwegian, Swedish, English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Ask about smoking
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
Bedrooms
    4 Twins
    5 Fulls
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Camping wagon and combicamp standby on the island may be rented at NOK 150 per night, equals GBP17-EUR20-USD25.
Rowing or sailing boats may be rented at NOK100 per day, equals GBP11-EUR13-USD17.
Icelandic riding horses with equipment may be rented at same price as boats.
Riding instructions for beginners is being given for free.
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About the neighbourhood
GJERDINGA is one of many islands in the middle of an archipelago with more than 7000 islands that streches from the Vikna islands with its capital Rørvik northwards to the historical island Leka with its geological phenomenal and former volcanic landscape, reminding of Iceland, but where you only find similar remnants from the Big Bang in other places than on Cyprus and in New Zealand.
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Most of the islands of this archipelago are deserted and uninhabited, The island Gjerdinga is one of few exceptions where people have lived from fishing, farming and hunting since the stone ages- and still live here today all year round.

Still today the island and its surroundings is a paradise for fishing from land and from boats and diving for scallops and a large variety of mussles and cockles which gr...
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Rørvik (RVK): 25.0 km
Railway: Grong: 100.0 km
Ferry: Eidshaug: 1.0 km
AIRPLANE: The fastest way to go to the island is by airplane (Widerøe/SAS ) from Trondheim AIirport Værnes to Rørvik where you will be picked up by car.

BUS AND BOAT: Bus from Trondheim to Namsos and speedboat to ferryport Eidshaug.

BOAT: Hurtigruten (the coastal steamer) from Trondheim to Rørvik where you either take a speedboat to Eidshaug or will be picked up by car:

TRAIN: Train Nordlandsbanen to Grong and bus from Grong railway station to Eidshaug ferryport..

BY CAR::
Either
Follow the E6 to 10 kilometers after Grong, take a shortcut at Gartland, and get into R17 at Høylandet.
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Leave the E6 5 kilometers after Steinkjer at Asp to Namsos. From Namsos follow the spectacular Kystriksveien to Lund where you must take a big car ferry to Hofles. From Hofles go to Ottersøy and follow si...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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