Holiday cottage in Sweden

Maritime unique living at Skarpö, Vaxholm

95 m²
ID #17836  on since: 2015-04-06
Accommodation with 5 beds in Skarpö, Vaxholm, Stockholm County, Sweden to let

The house is situated 150 meters from the sea, privately placed in a leafy corner of our site. It comprises of two levels, two bedrooms, living room, kitchen, two bathrooms and a laundry room. The house has TV, stereo and wireless internet. Total living area is 100 m2

Vaxholm city - the capital of the Stockholm archipelago - is 1.5 km away with shops, restaurants, its
history and famous fortress.

Vaxholm is also a transportation hub from which you have multiple options to get around. You can
either travel out into the archipelago with any of the ferry lines or take a boat trip into the
centre of Stockholm - a nice one hour trip. There is also plenty of public bus transportations from Vaxholm that can take you to Stockholm in approx 40 min.

No one really know when Skarpö was first settled upon. However, in 1903 after several hundreds of years of fishing, agricultural and maritime living - Skarpö goes through a major transformation. Stockholms citizens starts to exploit the island and transforms it to summer residences with a typical and unique architecture. The island was split into 207 plots, and this particular house was built 1910.

The majority of the houses on Skarpö are listed and hence the island have kept its unique style and atmosphere

Car ferry from Vaxholm towards Rindö. On Rindö - turn immediately to your left towards Skarpö. The house is situated on the right side after approx 1.5 km from the ferry.

The ferry runs 24/7 and at least every half hour. During weekends it runs every 15 min and during morning and afternoon rush traffic it runs every 10 min. The trip takes approx 5 min.


Seasons and price range:

  • Price/night, low season: 1850 SEK
  • Price/night, high season: 2000 SEK
  • Price/week, low season: 10500 SEK
  • Price/week, high season: 12000 SEK
  • Price/month: 16000 SEK

This holiday home can be hired for a longer period


Other information
  • Allergy friendly
  • Dogs not allowed
  • Mobile telephone coverage
  • No smoking indoors
  • Barbeque facilities
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave oven
  • Refrigerator
Bathroom facilities:
  • Broadband
  • Drying cabinet
  • Shower
  • WC
  • Washing machine
Other equipment:
  • Open fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor place (terrace etc)
  • Separate bedrooms -- 2
  • TV
Available nearby
  • Bicycle rental - Provided by us. 100 SEK/day
  • Fishing
  • Golf - Waxholms GK. 9 km
  • Hiking trails - Bogesundslandet / Värmdö
  • Minigolf - Waxholm
  • Outdoor swimming facilities (beach) - 10 min walking distance

Additional information

The person responsible for the content of this ad and for the rental of this accommodation is Michael Carlsson.

A piece of advice to tenants when booking


Karin Klinkert
rented in 2015
Huset är fantastiskt fräscht, otroligt vackert beläget och innehåller alla faciliteter man kan önska. Inte minst är uthyrarna enormt trevliga och hjälpsamma och kommer att få alla att trivas utmärkt under sin vistelse. Rekommenderas varmt!


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