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Ingrid van ´t Hooft

Member since: 2003
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Speaks english, french, german, dutch, norwegian

The main building and the flygel direct at the lake Vänern - Main Building

4 Reviews
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Eskilsater holiday chateau / country house

We have two houses at the beautiful Vänerläke

Hjelleskate Manor is an idyllic Manor With one main building (the white building on the Photos) and the flygel ( the red building on the photos) at the lake of Vänern in the county of Värmland, Sweden. This part of Värmland is well known for it’s interesting cultural history with many archaeological funds. Vänern is the 3rd largest lake in Europe, and has a lot to offer its visitors, such as a large archipelago (10.000 islands), beautiful flora, a rich birdlife, sailing and fishing .

Details for Main Building 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, 3 Bathrooms

This is the main building of the manor. It has a splendid view over the lake and the special atmosphere of Värmlands old manors. This house is perfect for group work shops or for 2 families.

Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Ingrid van ´t Hooft (Owner)
Member since: 2003
Call Owner
Speaks english, french, german, dutch, norwegian

Why Ingrid van ´t Hooft chose Västra Götaland County

Hjelleskate Manor is situated on historical ground. Two 4-500 old oakes are standing in front of thehouse guarding its inhabitants. The view over the Väner lake is always changing every evening you may see beautiful sunsets.

What makes this chateau / country house unique

The atmosphere here is the peaceful contrast to a stress ful life.

Reviews

5
based on 4 traveller reviews

Main Building
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
5

Amazing time at Hjelleskate Manor!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time at the historic manor! The house is even nicer then described in the ad, the owners very nice and caring. The rooms are big and with a lot of historic charm! Everything is very well kept. Our 3 boys loved the place and on the last day we just saw 4 elks and some deer in front of the house - an amazing experience. We definitely can recommend this place to any traveller!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Einzigartiges Herrenhaus am Vänernsee

  • 5 of 5

Beeindruckendes historisches Gebäude mit wunderschönem Blick über den Vänernsee, den man über einen eigenen Zugang mit hauseigenem Ruderboot befahren und auch darin schwimmen kann. Ideal für 2 Familien oder größere Gruppe. Ein Auto ist allerdings fast unerlässlich, da der nächste Ort und damit Supermarkt, Restaurant, u.ä. fast 30 Minuten (per Auto) entfernt liegt.

Das Hauptgebäude ist weitläufig gestaltet, mit vielen stilvollen Räumen, in denen es sich auch bei schlechterem Wetter gut aushalten lässt. Um das Haus herum Natur pur! Wir, 4 Erwachsene, 5 Kinder, haben die Zeit sehr genossen. Sehr nette und entspannte Vermieterin, die das Haus selbst als Sommerhaus nutzt, wodurch z.B. die Küche auch sehr gut ausgestattet ist. Der einzige Nachbar, der auch das Haus und Garten betreut, ist ebenfalls sehr nett und hilfsbereit.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful house with lots of history which is almost sensible, offering great sunset views over the Vaettern lake. This is a great place to relax and live in harmony with nature. We saw a moose crossing the lake swimming.

The house is an excellent location to take friends with you as it is large, although it feels cosy. The area is nice and calm. Don't expect a lot of things happening in the neighbourhood.

Al in all a great place that we enjoyed a lot.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ein traumhaftes Haus

  • 5 of 5

Ein wunderschön gelegenes Haus direkt am Vänern. Sehr persönlich und individuell eingerichtet. Perfekt für Leute, die Ruhe und Abgeschiedenheit verbunden mit einem herschaftlichen und fast musealen Charackter wollen.

Austattung komplett

Geiegnet für 2 Familien, die einen erholsamen Urlaub verbringen wollen.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2011
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
200 Kilometres
Gothenburg
Nearest Ferry
200 Kilometres
Gothenburg
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Billeruds golf club
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Säffle
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
Säffle
Nearest Restaurant
12 Kilometres
Krokstad Herrgård, Sunds herrgård, Borgvik
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Car: necessary

This part of Värmland is well known for its interesting cultural history with many archaeological funds, beautiful scenery with old Manor Houses and churches. Vänern is the third largest lake in Europe and has a lot to offer its visitors, e. g. a large archipelago (10.000 islands) beautiful flora, rich birdlife, sailing and fishing possibilities.

Other Activities: hunting

Golf: There are two very beautiful golf courses close to water in the area about 25 km away from the property.

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Rates & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
A$2,354
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit A$713

We would like to recieve a security deposit when you decide to rent our property

We wish the payment transferred to our bank account in Euro
50% of the total rent at reservation and the rest one week before arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for Main Building in Eskilsater, Sweden

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 400 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Tiled Stove
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , bath with shower , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Bathroom - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom - 1 single bed
  • 4 doubles, 1 single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • Radio
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
The Main building has typical Swedish furniture and is uniquely situated with a breathtaking view over the Vänerlake.