Modern apartment in beautiful mountain area on the west side of Geilo. Magnificent views of the village and famous mountain plateau, Hallingskarvet. Direct walking into many popular tracking areas and all outdoor activities. Peaceful and private.
Modern and trendy apartment in a very charming and popular tourist resort in the heart of Norway, on the main route in between both major cities, Oslo and Bergen. All facilities. Fully furnished, stylish and comfortable.
Golf, fishing, biking, horse riding, paddling, childrens activities. Geilo is an "Eldorado" for mountain trips and recreation. (website "Visit Geilo)" Lots to see in the village and area surrounding.
Only 1-2- hours each way from 2 major fjords. Flåm and Eidfjord.
The village is small and charming, situated between to major cities, the capital Oslo in the east and Bergen on the west coast. Geilo is an excellent stop for those travelling by car, train or bus from east to west on this most popular route in Norway. Travelling time 3 hours from Bergen and 4 hours from Oslo. Public transport has high standards and comfortable. Special prices on trains, if booked ahead on the internet.
Transport 5 times daily by train.
The Apartment is 80 m 2. Open lounge and kitchen. Master bedroom with double bed and second bedroom with a bunk beds. Chais-salong in the lounge, is also a bed.
The bathroom is 15 m2 and has a big shower 180x120. (rainshower). All appliances in the kitchen are intergrated and very modern. Micro, two fridges, dishwasher, touch cooking top and oven. All tiled floors are heated in the hall, kitchen, bathroom and main bedroom. In the lounge there is bio-fireplace, which gives out heat and creates a cozy atmosphere. Internet and T.V. with 30 channels.
Freezer in the hall.
Bedclothes and towells provided and included.
The apartment is on the first floor in my residence. It has a private entrance and large terrace with sunchairs and grill. During summer long evenings with sunshine.
From the appartment the view is amazing, overlooking the village, slopes and mountains, also the famous plateau" Hallingskarvet". Walking tracks into the mountains within 5 minutes. To walk to the village and most activities, takes approximately 20 minutes and 5 minutes to drive. Private mountain road which is extremely popular for locals from the village, for walking, training and biking.
The neighbours live within 500 metres. It is a mountain cabin area, with 3 acres surrounding the house. It is very peaceful and private.
The national park "Hardanger Vidda", is only an hour drive from Geilo. "Flåmsbanen" the worlds steepest train trip which takes you from the mountains to the fjords, one of the most popular trips in Norway. A train take you to the start takes 30 minutes.
Surrounding the apartment is a mountain garden, with outside fireplace, pavillion and exceptionally old norwegin cabins. Garage and excellent parking area.
Washing machine and freezer.
Garage and an outdoor room for sports equipment.
Interaction with Guests
Just let the owner know in advance what your plans are and the owner will do his/her best to answer any questions about your plans. the owner can meet and greet you on arrival.
(The exception can be Xmas/New Years which the owner usually spends with family.)
The residence is situated in a private area where only holiday cabins and chalets are built. The road is a private one and is kept cleared for snow all winter. Also cleared up to the garage. The area is very quiet and the views are amazing. Many local people use the road to walk and also bike training.
Private mountain road, 2,2 kil.from town centre. Takes 5 (website hidden) car. Approximatley 20 minutes to walk down to the village and 30 minutes to walk back uphill. The house is on a hill overlooking the village, mountain plateaus and many ski slopes.
Other Things to Note
Visit Geilo international website for all activities, different seasons.