Unique and peaceful, lakeside. 78 SqM space


Entire guest suite hosted by Richard

7 guests, 2 bedrooms, 4 beds, 1 bath
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All about Richard’s place

Self contained apartment over 2 floors of a lakeside house, with two large loft bedrooms, & large living area with covered balcony.

A large ground floor terrace opening off your own kitchen has great views & access to garden & lake. Your own bathroom is on the ground floor.

Activities: Swimming, relaxing & leisurely boating on the lake. Even trout fishing!

A great area for walking.

30 min to Kristiansand & Mandal

15 min to best salmon river in South Norway.

Can accommodate up to 7 guests.

The space
There are 2 large loft bedrooms and a living area on the upper floor, with balcony and excellent views of Sjåvatnet, with a total indoor space of around 75 square meters.

You have your own bathroom, and kitchen opening onto a large (35 m) terrace on the ground floor with access to the garden and lake.

Enjoy lazy days in this special place just 30 minutes from Kristiansand and Mandal.

Can accomodate up to 7 guests comfortably.

What this place offers

Public or shared beach access
Free parking on premises
HDTV with standard cable, Netflix, premium cable
Paid washer – In unit
Patio or balcony
Luggage drop-off allowed

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4.92 out of 5 stars from 79 reviews


Where you’ll be

Kristiansand, Norway

Sjåvatnet has 3 permanent residences and 3 cabins around the lake. There are many places to walk in the immediate area - use www.ut.no for details of walks, hikes etc.
Excellent Salmon fishing in Mandalselva - just 15-20 minutes away.

Hosted by Richard

Joined in July 2018
  • 79 Reviews
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Yorkshireman found heaven in Norway! Together with Elisabeth we host a self contained apartment in the beautiful setting of Sjåvatnet, in Marnardal, Agder, Southern Norway.


  • Elisabeth

During your stay

Available to answer all types of requests via phone, email or in person. Richard and Elisabeth live in the house
  • Languages: English, Norsk
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 p.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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