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26 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fantastic 4 nights at Stilleben, and would highly recommend visiting this beautiful part of the world. We visited in December so we could experience the snow and peaceful stillness at that time of year. The highlights of our trip were the unforgettable husky sledging, ice skating on the frozen lake, ice fishing, and Sam's delicious home cooked...

Thank hope2017
Beijing, China
Reviewed 23 August 2016

What an awesome place to stay. Sam and Jeroen are terrific hosts - friendly and helpful but in no way intrusive and Amot is a lovely village, with a lake to swim in, trails to hike and places to see by car all around. We, a family of 5 with children aged 5-9, stayed for 5 nights in all with...

Thank Claire S
jeroensleurs, Ägare at Stilleben, responded to this review

Dear Claire, thank you for your kind words. We´re happy we were your hosts and are grateful that have reviewed us. Welcome back at any time! Jeroen&Sam

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We have discovered Sanctuary in every sense! Jeroen and Sam the stars of the show, so very welcoming, funny, generous, kind, informative and so much more. We stayed in Smedgardsvagen 7 with its cosy quirky interior. Comfy beds, snugly duvets, lashings of hot water and constant heat from the wood burning stove . Lots of space for four adults and...

2Thank Sarah C
jeroensleurs, Eigenaar at Stilleben, responded to this review

Dear Sara, thank you for your kind words and being such a lovely group of guests. It is a pleasure to hosts guests that enjoy our little town. Welcome back, anytime! Regards, Jeroen

Waedenswil, Switzerland
Reviewed 17 October 2015

A lovely cottage in an even lovelier place. We had a very relaxing time between lakes and forests. Jeroen and Sam were great hosts. They had a lot of travel tips for us ready. In our cottage, Smedgårdsvägen 3, were we at home. A superbe kitchen with everything you to cook a nice meal, a big garden with berries as...

1Thank Fabian D
Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I LOVED every minute of my time in Stilleben. From the friendly pick up at the train station, the gorgeous home cooked food, the lovely comfy beds in our cottage! Well done Jeroen and Sam for creating a truly SPECIAL place on Earth and I can't wait to be back! P.S. I have never seen such amazing sunsets elsewhere in...

2Thank Babeta S
jeroensleurs, Owner at Stilleben, responded to this review

Dear Babeta, thank you for your kind words and I can say likewise. You were a very kind guest to have and I´m looking forward meeting you again here in Sweden or somewhere in Europe!

Karlstad, Sweden
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Together with 3 friends I stayed here for 1 night in May 2015, passing through on the way to Stockholm. From the first to the last minute of the stay we were hosted in the best way possible by Sam, Jeroen and their staff. Beautiful view by the lake, super cozy cottage with a fire place, old Swedish interior, fully...

1Thank jennyanneback
Mechelen, Antwerpen, Belgium
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Been there in august , after problems with the lugage of our flight , a real welcome by the owners of the B&B . If you want to known and explore mid sweden-life , go there ! In summer you can swim in different lakes , visit lot of small cities , enjoy walking in the forest , let you...

Thank Peterhilde
Osnabruck, Germany
Reviewed 7 September 2014

We chose the STILLEBEN B&B for a 4-day-stay in September. While we had to work for 3 days, we were pretty happy to have such a quiet and native place to stay. We arrived pretty late in the evening but the very friendly and attentive hosts waited for us to give us our keys. The daily breakfast was very comprehensive...

1Thank Marie K
Pfaeffikon, Switzerland
Reviewed 12 June 2014

We had a fabulous time staying at Smedgardsvägen 7. A typical Swedish place. We can't recommend it highly enough. The house is beautiful with lovely furniture and decorations. It is spotlessly clean and there is lots of space. The area is very quiet and there is everything you need for a comfortable stay. Stilleben is a wonderful place to discover...

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Reviewed 18 March 2014

we were a group of 6 adults looking for a typical Swedish place to spend a relaxing week not too far from Stockholm.We wanted to do some winter activities as well like skiing and cross country skiing and we saw that stilleben could set up them for us and include them in the price.That was the perfect place for us...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Stilleben

Address: 7 Smedgaardsvaegen, Ockelbo 816 95, Sweden
Region: Sweden > Midnight Sun Coast > Gavleborg County > Ockelbo
Price Range: ₹ 11,397 - ₹ 17,880 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“It's perfect to use a cottage with a group! Cooking, hanging around and relaxing together has to be awesome.”
  • The Lake at night
  • The River
  • Livingroom with oven in it
  • Road to our cottage
  • The Lake
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 of 5 bubbles Marie_Rene22, 7 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Just talk to the hosts and let them know your preferences; they will always try to meet your comfort zone.”
 of 5 bubbles 206martinev, 26 Sep 2013 | Read review
“We stayed in chambrettes as we were attending a worshop with a small group. It was nice and comfortable. The rooms and holiday houses are superb and have more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles 606isab, 23 Sep 2013 | Read review
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