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Mv Vera van der Boom

Member since: 2014
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Speaks english, german, dutch

Luxurious and comfortable holiday home with sauna and houtkachtels in peace and quiet

Bedrooms 4
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this Varmland County holiday chateau / country house

A spacious house (160m2) 4 bedrooms, a spacious living room and a kitchen.

At about 60 km north of Karlstad, lies the village culture Ransäter (Munkfors). Just outside the village is Högsby hamlet where our beautiful and spacious 4 to 8 person holiday home is on a spacious plot of 4000 m2. This guarantees a wonderful sense of privacy, space, freedom and tranquility in beautiful surroundings. Since December 2007, we, Gert and Vera and Henk and Heleen owner of this house. The house is in 2014 again by far recommendent!

Högsby house stands on the edge of the forest, on a hillside with views onto open fields with farms and forest in the distance. Tucked in the woods is 200 meters the largest river in Sweden Klarälven. The hamlet Högsby has a dozen houses, a craft workshop and an art center.

Just 500 m away you will find the open-air museum and planetarium Munkfors Värmland, where almost every day for young and old activities are organized in summer.

The detached house is beautiful and situated in the province of Värmland, close to Munkfors, central Sweden.

Högsby house is a very characteristic house built in 1898 and completely renovated in 1998. With much love is ancient and authentic character of the house have been preserved.

Around the house you have 4000 m2 of land with a shed, an outhouse, a fire pit, a swing, a vakantiestuga and a wonderful sauna. The house has on the ground floor 3 bedrooms, one of which can be used as a play and TV room (here is a 2x1 sofa bed). And on the ground floor is a one bedroom. There is a kitchen and living room of 60m2. The whole house has beautiful wood floors and is fully insulated. The house is heated by electric oil radiators. There is also a wood stove in the living room. The kitchen is spacious and has a wood burner stove, a freezer, a refrigerator, a dishwasher, an electric stove with an oven, a coffee maker and an old-fashioned wood burner stove. In addition, a satellite TV with o. A. Dutch TV and a DVD player.

On the 1st floor is the landing, 2 spacious bedrooms with double beds and there is a cot. Upstairs is the bathroom with shower, toilet and washing machine.

In the garden is an original in use outside toilet, a heating cabin with (sleeping) couch and sauna. There is also a male and female bicycle provided with gears.

More Details
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Mv Vera van der Boom (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Call Owner
Speaks english, german, dutch



Nearest Airport
350 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
8 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
40 Kilometres
Nearest Train
60 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
8 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
40 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
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Car: recommended

Within walking distance you will find an open air museum. There is a planetarium, open-air theater and a café. Regularly be there during the summer crafts are displayed and there performances include the biggest accordion festival in Europe. Camping Storängens (about one km from our house, toward the open air and after the church) you have possibilities to rent bicycles and canoes. There is coffee, ice cream, sold hamburger buns and other treats. Children can also unconcerned as swimming, mini golf and many activities are organized from the campsite. The camp is run by Dutch.

From the house, you cross the road behind the house and proceed to Ransberg. At the fork in the forest is a sign with the Rannsjönmeer stated. This is a beautiful bath and barbecue area at the Rannsjön more.

There is also the Sunne Waterpark, the first real water park Sweden. It has several spectacular slides and a large children's pool. If you want to Sunne by car, you can drive in through. Drive towards Karlstad, after about 3 km you will see a sign Åvja. Turn right here. After about 2 km turn right onto the road to Sunne / Mårbacka. In Mårbacka is the museum of the famous writer Selma Lagerlöfs. She is, among other things. Author of The Adventures of Nils Holger Ston. She received the Nobel prize for literature.

Sunne behind the ICA an excellent and affordable Chinese restaurant. You can also like the evening meal.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday chateau / country house in Varmland County, Sweden

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
laag seizoen
21 Aug 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
24 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$356
electriciteit per kWh A$0

Bij boeking van 2 weken of meer, buiten het hoogseizoen krijgt u 10% korting op het huurbedrag.
De kosten van de elektriciteit bedraagt € 0,25 per kWh. Schoonmaakkosten €85,-
De borgsom wordt na verrekening van de elektriciteit, de schoonmaakkosten en eventuele schade teruggestort op uw bankrekening binnen 30 dagen. In de wintermaanden (dec, jan, feb en mrt) is de borg exclusief schoonmaakkosten.

De reservering is definitief op het moment, dat de borg en de aanbetaling zijn ontvangen. U dient 2 maanden voor vertrek naar ons huis de volledige som betaald te hebben. Bij niet tijdige betaling wordt de boeking als geannuleerd beschouwd.
Er zijn mogelijkheden om met meer dan 6 personen te overnachten. Voor deze extra personen wordt een meerprijs gerekend van €50,- per persoon per week.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house rental in Varmland County, Sweden

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 160 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , shower enclosure
  • In the bathroom is the toilet, the shower and the washing machine. There is no bathtub in the front as the ad is certain there is a baby bath available.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • - 2 single bed
    - 1 double bed , 1 child bed
    - 1 single bed
    - 2 sofa bed/futon
  • Upstairs are the bedrooms 1 and 2, these are spacious bedrooms. The cabin, which is located outside the house, also has sleeping accommodation, there is a sofa bed. The cabin can be heated.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • swimming
Högsby house lies in the nature Ransätershöjden, where summer and in winter you can enjoy hiking, cycling and swimming. An encounter with deer, elk or fox is no exception. You will also find various cycling routes around our house. One of these is the famous bike trail bike trail from Hagfors to Karlstad built on the old railway line. At 200 m away from our house, the river Klarälven. In this largest river in Sweden, you can enjoy swimming, canoeing, fishing and rafting. Sunne (23km) is a huge water park, beautiful slopes and opportunities for boat trips on Lake Fryken with Europe's oldest working steam. Torsby is the world's largest and longest indoor ski slope. The weather is stable in Värmland, Värmland has the most sunshine in Sweden. The amount of sunshine is far above that of the Netherlands. The area has a continental climate. This means that there are real cold winters with lots of snow, but also that the summers are warm and dry.