Seaside resorts for hire

Enjoying vacation in a cottage at the seaside is not only for ‘the chosen few’. Check out the possibilities in the islands in the Oslo Fjord right outside Drøbak. You may get there by Ferry, and some places you may even have a small boat at your disposal.

kystleden-2Kystled Oslofjorden (Coastal Lead of The Oslo Fjord) is organized by Oslofjordens Friluftsråd (Oslo Fjord Outdoors Council). They are promoting possibilities for everybody to enjoy the fjord, the shores and islands and their near surroundings. The Oslo Fjord is Norways most important area for recreation and leisure, being used by thousands of people every day.

Befalsboligen på Bergholmen er på to etasjer med 11 sengeplasser hver!

‘Befalsboligen’ at Bergholmen: Two floors, 11 beds each!

Near to Drøbak there are several houses and cottages that may be rented for general use and overnight stay. At Håøya (largest island in the Oslo Fjord) there are three places called Stranda, Badstua and Eldhuset. At Bergholmen near to Oscarsborg Fortress is ‘Befalsboligen’ (earlier dwelling for officers at the castle). This house has two floors, each with 11 beds in two rooms, plus kitchen and living room. The whole house or just one floor is possible to rent, suitable for groups or families. Because of the Ferry transport, the renting time starts at 06.00 PM and last until the same time on the day you leave.

Jacobinebua: Fantastisk beliggenhet rett i vannkanten med plass til opptil 12 personer.

Jacobinebua: Fantastic location at the waterfront, capacity up to 12 persons.

This is “green tourism” at it’s best, right outside Drøbak and very close to Oslo. On the map below you may see where the different cottages are situated. For detaills about how to rent and how to reach the different cottages, klick HERE.

Fra svabergene på Bergholmen kan fiskelykken være stor.

From the rocks av Bergholmen it is quite likely to make a nice catch of fresh fish.